Update: New Kia Picanto Details Revealed

Kia Picanto 2017 1600 01 Kia has revealed more details of its all-new Picanto city car ahead of its international public viewing at the upcoming 2017 Geneva Motor Show.  The Kia Picanto is one of the brand's more popular cars and it's now in its third generation. Kia has an interesting strategy of bui [...]

Kia Rio (2017) First Drive

WGM55577 The next generation of Kia's popular Rio compact hatchback will be launched in South Africa in the second half of the year. But what's it like? Egmont Sippel travelled Down Under to watch the men's final of the Australian Open and got to drive the Korean manufacturer's hatchba [...]

3 Highlights from Detroit 2017: What We Really Think of Them

20Kia The 2017 North American International Auto Show aka the Detroit Auto Show has come and gone, and here are 3 highlights from the exhibition. We look at how these products will fit into the market and what they bring to the table.  This year's Detroit Auto Show was a low-key affa [...]

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.   [...]

Kia Stinger Underlines Korea's Performance Ambitions

Kia Stinger 2018 1280 02 Korean car manufacturer, Kia, is trying to break into the sportier side of the passenger sedan market with it's new Stinger. It's a rear-wheel drive sports sedan with a powerful engine, which if the marketing material is to be believed, will change how the brand is perceived and interprete [...]

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 [...]

Teaser Images: Next Kia Picanto

Kia Picanto Teaser2   Kia has released teaser images of its new 3rd-generation Picanto city car! The pint-sized Kia Picanto is a popular choice for budget-conscious buyers in South Africa and the new Picanto is set to build on the success of its predecessors. The teaser images you see here provide insight in [...]

Comparative Review: Hyundai Tucson vs Kia Sportage vs Renault Kadjar vs Volkswagen Tiguan

IMG 9190 These 4 family cars, which were recently introduced in South Africa, compete in one of the most hotly-contested segments in the South African new vehicle market. We get down to the nitty-gritty to find out which one is the best buy. At a glance   Hyundai Tucson 1.6 Turbo [...]

New Kia Sportage (2016) First Drive

20161021 104545 The all-new 4th generation Kia Sportage is now available in South Africa and we took it for a drive at the launch in Cape Town. Take a look at what the new Sportage has to offer… The Kia Sportage competes in the compact SUV/crossover segment against products such as the Toyota RAV4, [...]

Kia Sportage (2016) Specs and Pricing

20Sportage GT AWD 023 The 4th generation of the Kia Sportage has landed in South Africa and we have the specs and pricing for this Korean compact SUV.  The Kia Sportage has proven particularly popular in our market; on the back of more than 1.6 million sales of the 3rd-generation model (globally) comes an all-new [...]