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Coming soon: Cars.co.za Consumer Awards – powered by Wesbank

20Photography 160114 127 The countdown to the announcement of the winners of the Cars.co.za 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 [...]

New Car Sales Summary for 2016

DSC 3689 The new car market showed a significant decline in 2016 amid tough economic conditions in South Africa and the outlook for 2017 is much the same, with slight improvements expected in the second half of the year. Take a look at this vehicle sales summary for all the details… A [...]

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.   [...]

7 New Double Cabs to Look Out For

Newtriton3   We take a look at 7 bakkies that are bound to shake up the market when, or if, they arrive in the near future! If there’s one segment that continues to thrive amid declining new vehicle sales in South Africa, it’s the bakkie market. Despite tough economic conditions, ba [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Renault Kwid (2016) Video Review

Kwid Renault’s budget-busting Kwid has arrived in South Africa and we put the newcomer to the test to find out if it’s worthy of your attention. Are the Kwid’s strengths enough to warrant a purchase or should you consider pre-owned options? We take a closer look… So, is i [...]

Renault Kwid Dynamique (2016) Review

DSC 2692 Renault’s budget-busting Kwid has arrived in South Africa and we put the newcomer to the test to find out if it’s worthy of your attention. Is the Kwid’s strengths enough to warrant a purchase or should you consider other options? We take a closer look… We Like: St [...]

Facelifted Renault Clio (2016) First Drive

Renault Clio 2017 1280 16 The facelifted Renault Clio was recently introduced in South Africa, replete with modest exterior and interior updates. But the big news is that a 5-speed manual 1.2-litre turbopetrol Clio, which will fill the gap between the regular and RS/RS Trophy derivatives, is coming soon [...]

Comparative Review: Opel Astra 1.6T Sport vs Renault Megane GT Turbo

IMG 9049 Two sporty hatches face off in a Euro-centric clash that pits new German design against French flair and innovation. At a glance   Opel Astra 1.6T Sport Renault Megane GT Turbo Power/Torque 147 kW/280 Nm 151 kW/280 Nm We Like: Ride [...]