New Hyundai Accent Revealed

HyundaiAccentfront Hyundai has revealed its new and improved fifth-generation Accent! Hyundai has used the Canadian Motor Show to reveal its new Accent sedan and forthcoming hatchback. The new model showcases a significantly updated design with a host of mechanical improvements. Key features In terms of sty [...]

Production Honda Civic Type R for Geneva

Honda Civic Type R Concept 2016 1280 01 Last year Honda revealed a new Civic Type R prototype and a production version is now due to be shown at the upcoming Geneva Motor Show.  This wild-looking thing is the prototype version of the Honda Civic Type R. The prototype offers a glimpse into the future of the Type R brand and [...]

Suzuki Swift 1.2 RS Special Edition in SA

SuzukiSwiftRS Suzuki is offering a special edition Swift 1.2 RS in South Africa and it will be available in limited numbers as of February 2017! Suzuki got 2017 off to a stellar start by winning Brand of the Year at the Consumer Awards – powered by Wesbank. That’s not all becaus [...]

Nissan NP200 1.5 dCi ICE Edition (2017) Quick Review

NissanNP200dIcerear 2 The Nissan NP200 ICE Edition was recently introduced in South Africa in an effort to boost sales of the Silverton-produced pick-up, but is it worthy of your consideration? We recently had a turbodiesel-powered version on test to find out… We Like: Good engine performance and added s [...]

Renault Megane 1.2 GT Line (2016) Quick Review

IMG 8981 The Renault Megane is now in its 4th generation, but the latest model appears to have taken a bigger step forward from its predecessor than the second and third iterations of the French firm's premium hatchback. We evaluate the mid-range 1.2-turbopetrol GT Line. We like: Sporty feel, standa [...]

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 [...]

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

20A4 We've analysed changes in the dealer listings of second-hand vehicles on 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 [...]

Update: Hyundai i30 N Power Revealed

SB1 1519 XL Power figures for the forthcoming Hyundai i30 N have surfaced online! Take a look at what we know... Photos by S.Baldauf / S.B. Medien A while back we posted pictures of Hyundai's forthcoming i30 N undergoing testing. While those photos didn't give away much in terms of what th [...]

Update: Lexus LS 500h Headed for Geneva

LexusLS500hreveal Lexus revealed the next generation LS luxury sedan in Detroit earlier this year and the marque is now gearing up to showcase the LS 500h hybrid version at the upcoming Geneva Motor Show. Although Lexus' first class sedan has not been a top-seller (especially not in South Africa), the mode [...]