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Cars Coming to SA in 2017

ToyotaCHR With a host of new models and facelifted products due for introduction in 2017, it promises to be an exciting year for the South African new vehicle market. Take a closer look at the cars coming your way this year... We have created an alphabetical (by brand) list of all the cars you can expect [...]

5 Exciting Cars coming to SA in 2017 [Video]

5carscool With myriad new products scheduled to arrive in local showrooms in 2017, it promises to be an exciting year for South African motorists. We've picked 5 that we're particularly excited about: the new BMW 5 Series, the Toyota C-HR, Land Rover Discovery, Alfa Romeo Giulia and Nissan Navara. [...]

New BMW 5 Series (2017) First Drive

BMW 530d 01 In a quest to usurp its newer rivals, the Mercedes-Benz E-Class, facelifted Audi A6 and Jaguar XF, BMW goes all out on its all-new 5 Series and the result is nothing short of sensational. Contributor Aaron Borrill reports from Portugal. Lisbon, Portugal – It’s been a long time comin [...]

New BMW 5 Series Shown with M Performance Parts

BMW5SeriesMPerformance1 BMW has revealed a version of its new 5 Series wearing M Performance accessories. The new 5 Series will arrive in South Africa in February 2017. The recently revealed, next-generation BMW 5 Series will bring a host of improvements to customers when it arrives on local soil in February 2017. The [...]

New BMW 5 Series Features in The Escape

TheEscape BMW Films has released its latest short film, The Escape, and it features the new BMW 5 Series driven by none other than Clive Owen. Watch it now! If you were awake in the early 2000’s, you might recall a series of films released online by BMW Films called The Hire, featuring big-name actor [...]

Can new BMW 5 Series match Mercedes-Benz E-Class for tech?

The New Bmw 5 Series BMW has just revealed the new 5 Series, citing technological leadership as one of its essential selling points. Can it match the current Mercedes-Benz E-Class for innovative thinking? BMW, Mercedes-Benz and Audi to an extent, play a game of one-upmanship with their new models. As soon as one br [...]

New BMW 5-Series headed for SA [Video]

BMW5SeriesDriving The new seventh-generation BMW 5 Series has been revealed and it will be available in South Africa in February 2017. BMW has lifted the veil on its new 5 Series sedan and according to the Munich-based firm, the new 5er will offer improved dynamics, a host of new driver assistance systems, excep [...]

A day at BMW Classic's HQ [with Gallery]

Bimmer1 What could be a bigger treat for a BMW aficionado than a visit to the new home of the BMW Group's Classic division in Munich, Germany? The centre exhibits some of the most significant BMW vehicles, racing cars, concept cars and one-off developmental units of the marque's storied histo [...]

Comparative Review: BMW 520d vs Mercedes-Benz E220d (2016)

IMG 8230 Mercedes-Benz’s new E-Class is purported to be the most accomplished executive sedan on the market. Yes, it's awash with new onboard technology, but how well does it stack up against its old foe in a direct comparison? Let's find out. The BMW 5 Series and Mercedes-Benz E-Clas [...]

Top 10 Green Performance Cars in SA (2016)

BMW I8 2015 800x600 Wallpaper 04 Responsible (read: efficient) performance has become the major selling-point for car manufacturers over the last decade or so. Every newcomer to the market claims better performance and lower emissions, but which car is best at getting the most performance out of the least amount of fuel? [...]