Winners of Consumer Awards – powered by WesBank

CarsAwardsPressReleaseLead The 2016/17 Consumer Awards programme – powered by WesBank ­– concluded with the announcement of the thirteen best-considered new purchases in their respective categories of the South African new vehicle market, as well as the overall Brand of the Year, on 19 January 201 [...]

New Car Technologies Showcase: More integration, personalisation

Faraday Future FF91 CES 2017 marked the show’s 50th anniversary, and while the automotive industry has been increasing its presence at the show over the years, this year, at least 9 of the somewhat largest car manufacturers chose to share their roadmap for the future. CES is the largest consumer el [...]

Coming soon: Consumer Awards – powered by Wesbank

20Photography 160114 127 The countdown to the announcement of the winners of the Consumer Awards winners – powered by WesBank, has begun. Here are the 39 finalists (3 in each of the 13 respective categories) that stand a chance of winning trophies in Johannesburg on January 19 2017.   The final [...]

How to: Choose a Suitable Off-roader

IMG 6806 Choosing the best off-road vehicle for your needs is not easy. However, if you are realistic about the regularity and severity of the off-road activities you are likely to pursue, it's a much simpler task to choose the right recreational vehicle — one that will suit your budget.   [...]

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 [...]

New Honda CR-V Coming to SA in 2017

CRV01 Honda North America recently revealed the all-new CR-V and the new model will arrive on South African shores in the second half of 2017! In July 2016 we published spy photographs of a new CR-V prototype undergoing testing (supplied by our European-based source), which suggested the Honda woul [...]

6 Most Affordable Sedans in SA

Gero62 Sedans may not be that popular at the moment but they still offer loads of practicality and value, especially if your budget is under 200k. Take a look at 6 of South Africa’s most affordable sedans… "Death by crossover" aptly describes the state of sedan sales in South [...]

Best Range for Honda Clarity Fuel-Cell

Honda Clarity Fcv   Honda has officially announced that its Clarity fuel-cell vehicle can achieve a range of 589 km. The hydrogen-powered Honda Clarity fuel-cell vehicle (FCV) has staked its claim with the “best range of any zero emission vehicle” title after Honda announced its official range [...]

Honda BR-V 1.5 Elegance Manual (2016) Review

DSC 1947 Honda’s new 7-seater BR-V crossover recently sneaked onto the market in South Africa. Is the BR-V the perfect everyday family car? We put it to the test... We like: Ride quality, solid interior, lots of space for goods and passengers, decent performance We don’t like: [...]

5 Cheapest People Movers in SA

Top5 Do you need a new 7-seater vehicle to transport passengers for as little money as possible? We take a closer look at 5 of South Africa’s cheapest people movers! If you are in the business shuttling people across town on a regular basis and have a limited budget to get the job done, then y [...]