World Car Awards: These Are The Finalists

Wca The top finalists in all 6 categories of the prestigious 2017 World Car Awards have been announced. Following a recent first round of voting by the 75 international motoring journalists that make up its jury, the World Car Awards (WCA) organisation has revealed the top finalists for t [...]

Latest: Volkswagen Tiguan (2016) Specs & Prices

20Tiguan 001 Volkswagen has added two new diesel models to the Tiguan range, including a high-powered 4Motion model. The Tiguan range is starting to look complete now that Volkswagen SA has added 2 diesel engines to its model lineup. The turbodiesel models are now available to customers in South Africa. [...]

Winners of Cars.co.za Consumer Awards – powered by WesBank

CarsAwardsPressReleaseLead The 2016/17 Cars.co.za 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 [...]

Volkswagen Tiguan Stretched in Allspace Version

Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace 2018 1280 01 After seeing plenty of pre-production units and prototypes, the seven-seat Volkswagen Tiguan has officially been announced. Meet the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace! While the South African market received the all-new Volkswagen Tiguan in 2016, the US market had to do without it, unti [...]

Next-Generation VW Products Undergo Tests In SA [Video]

Volkswagen Volkswagen is one of many manufacturers that use South Africa's hot and dry climate for vehicle testing. Watch the next generation of VW products being put through their paces on our roads. South Africa's altitude and climate borders on the extreme, which makes it a perfect dest [...]

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 [...]

Volkswagen Tiguan 1.4 TSI Comfortline R-Line (2016) Review

IMG 8885 Based on our site traffic, user interest in the new-generation Volkswagen Tiguan has not abated. It's a vehicle that appears to tick so many boxes that consumers are willing to forgive it for what appears to be a premium price positioning. Here we review the lower output 1.4-litre turbope [...]

Volkswagen Tiguan 1.4 TSI 110 kW DSG (2016) Review

IMG 8924 Volkswagen’s latest SUV seems to be on the lips and shopping lists of compact SUV buyers in South Africa. Is the Tiguan now the default choice in the segment? We look underneath its sexy R-Line kit to see if beauty is more than skin-deep. We like: Upmarket feel, trendy exterior, superb bu [...]

Volkswagen Tiguan 1.4 DSG (2016) Video Review

Tiguan Vid The local introduction of the second-generation Volkswagen Tiguan was eagerly awaited. So, now that we've driven it, how does the newcomer fare in terms of refinement, features and practicality? Over to you, Juliet... Cars.co.za Consumer Awards guest judge Juliet McGuire has made another vi [...]

5 Cool Things About the New Volkswagen Tiguan

Volkswagen Tiguan 2017 1280 0a The Volkswagen Tiguan is fresh in our market and here are 5 cool things you need to know about it 1. How good it looks with the R-Line bodykit The Tiguan is a family-focused compact SUV, which has more important priorities than style. Yet, with the addition of the optional R-Line bo [...]