Volkswagen

Spy Shots: New Volkswagen Touareg

VWTouaregSpyImage A new Volkswagen Touareg is in the works and our spy photographers have been hard at work to bring you a sneak peek of what the next iteration of the premium SUV will look like.  The Touareg is perched atop Volkswagen’s SUV lineup locally and a new model is currently under developmen [...]

10 Fastest-Selling Used Cars on Cars.co.za

20A4 We've analysed changes in the dealer listings of second-hand vehicles on Cars.co.za during January 2017 and, according to the information at our disposal, these are the 10 vehicles that positively "flew off dealership floors"... We have approximately 65 000 cars for sale on our si [...]

Volkswagen Golf 7 GTI & GTD (2017) First Drive

VolkswagenGolf8 The international launch of the facelifted Volkswagen Golf range is taking place in Mallorca, Spain. We get to drive the latest iteration of the iconic GTI – the reigning Cars.co.za Consumer Awards premium hatchback champion – plus its intriguing turbodiesel-engined sibling, the G [...]

Update: VW Golf Facelift (2017) Specs & Pricing

Volkswagen Golf 2017 1280 03 We attended the international drive event of the facelifted Volkswagen Golf in Spain this week. The facelifted Golf will arrive in South Africa in May 2017. Take a look at indicative pricing for the facelifted Golf! The Volkswagen Golf is one of the brand's most successful models and t [...]

Volkswagen Amarok 3.0 V6 TDI 4Motion (2017) First Drive

Amarok1 The tightly contested lifestyle bakkie market is set for a shake-up with the facelifted Volkswagen Amarok due for launch in South Africa soon. The flagship version will be powered by a 3.0-litre V6 turbodiesel motor and Volkswagen SA has confirmed that both the 165 kW and 150 kW versions will be o [...]

3 Double Cabs Set to Shake Up the Market

NewNissanNavararearlead The bakkie market is changing rapidly and double cab derivatives are quickly becoming increasingly sophisticated and lifestyle-oriented. We take a look at 3 forthcoming bakkies that place more emphasis on luxury and may ultimately change the top end of the bakkie market for the better… [...]

Volkswagen Polo CitiVivo (2017) Price in SA

VWPoloVivoCITI Volkswagen is introducing a special edition Polo Vivo in South Africa that draws inspiration from the iconic CitiGolf. It's called the Polo CitiVivo, it's available in red, yellow and blue paint finishes and we bring you the asking price at launch as well as other details… T [...]

Volkswagen Up! Versus Facelifted Up!: Spot the difference [Video]

UPvsUP There's a new Volkswagen Up! (the exclamation mark is important) in town and while it might not be an entirely new generation of VW’s popular city car, the facelift is quite extensive. We thought the best way to show you these changes would be to line up(!) an original Up! and the lates [...]

New Car Sales Summary for January 2017

NewVWPoloVivo New car sales in South Africa reflected a positive start to 2017, but tough times lie ahead for the local automotive industry. Take a look at this new car sales summary for more insight… The South African automotive industry has been under severe pressure over the last year and another [...]

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 [...]