Mercedes-AMG GT R Track Drive & Road Review [Video]

20R Mercedes-AMG recently unleashed its AMG GT R on track in Portugal and we got a chance to whip the bewinged, track-primed AMG around the Portimao circuit, followed by a stint on the road, to see what it delivers. What happens when you strip down a Mercedes-AMG GTS, add more downforce and [...]

Jaw-dropping GT C Coupe Joins AMG GT Family

MercAMGGTCCoupeFrontdrivingjpg Mercedes-AMG is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year and in good spirit, its sporting GT family of sports cars has been updated and expanded to include the new GT C Coupe. We recently travelled to Portugal to drive the new Mercedes-AMG GT R and if you haven’t read our first drive [...]

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 [...]

Mercedes-AMG GT R (2016) First Drive

16C1050 020 They call it the Monster from the Green Hell. They say it is essentially a road-going version of a Nurburgring 24-Hour Race-winning GT3 race car. It looks somewhat like the automotive equivalent of the Hulk, and sounds like a demon... a very furious demon. Has the new Mercedes-AMG GT R stretc [...]

New Mercedes-AMG GT Models to Order in SA

Mercedes Benz AMG GT R 2017 1280 0a Mercedes-AMG is expanding its desirable GT family in South Africa in 2017 and order books are now open for the AMG GT and GT C Roadster, as well as the potent AMG GT R Coupe. Mercedes-AMG is now taking orders for its expanded GT family of sports cars. Apart from the Mercedes-AMG GT and AMG GT [...]

Mercedes-AMG GT & GT C Roadsters Coming to SA

MercedesGTCfront   Mercedes-AMG has revealed two new additions to its GT sports car stable at the Paris Show. Meet the Mercedes-AMG GT Roadster and the GT C Roadster! By all accounts, the Mercedes-AMG GT is a phenomenal sports car that delivers engaging performance by the bucket load. Not too long ago, M [...]

Supercar Showdown: The World’s Greatest Drag Race

Worlds Greatest Drag Race   Twelve mighty supercars line up on a deserted runway, only one can drive away with the title. Place your bets! We love a good drag race here at, especially on a Monday morning and even though it’s not our own, it’s great to watch the world’s best supercars b [...]

Mercedes-AMG Unleashes Hottest AMG GT R

Mercedes Benz AMG GT R 2017 1280 04 We've seen numerous spy pics and a teaser video of the Mercedes-AMG GT R, but this is the real deal. Delivering 430 kW and equipped with a host of upgrades, not to mention an outlandish paint finish, the GT R is the most track-focused series production Benz to date.  The s [...]

Spy shots: Hotter Mercedes-AMG GT S in works

5   The current Mercedes-AMG GT product line-up comprises a pair of models, but these spy shots suggest that an even hotter version is on the way. Image credit: S.B. Medien/S. Baldauf The Mercedes-AMG GT is a pukka driving machine and has proved itself a natural [...]

Mercedes-AMG GT S (2015) Review

IMG 4348 This is the hot new release from Mercedes-AMG that is both beautiful to look at and beautiful to drive. It's a GT car with proper sportscar credentials and calls itself the AMG GT S. A few years back Mercedes-AMG revealed the SLS with its striking gullwing doors and fiery 6.2-Litre V8 powerplant. [...]