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Jaw-dropping GT C Coupe Joins AMG GT Family

MercAMGGTCCoupeFrontdrivingjpg Mercedes-AMG is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year and in good spirit, its sporting GT family of sports cars has been updated and expanded to include the new GT C Coupe. We recently travelled to Portugal to drive the new Mercedes-AMG GT R and if you haven’t read our first drive [...]

Twin-turbo Lexus LS Debuts in Detroit

Lexus LS 500 2018 1280 02 The next generation of the Lexus LS has been revealed in Detroit. Although Lexus' first class sedan has not been a top-seller (especially not in South Africa), the model proved pivotal in the establishment of the Japanese premium marque stateside. The newcomer, which will reach the South Afric [...]

Jaguar F-Type Facelifted for 2017

Jaguar F Type 2018 1280 17 Jaguar's F-Type sportscar has been a success story for the brand since its launch a few years back, but the time has come for it to receive a mild facelift. Here's what the 2018 Model Year Jaguar F-Type has to offer. The Jaguar F-Type has been facelifted for the 2018 model year and [...]

GWM Steed 5/5E facelifts coming

Steed5eface Chinese brand GWM looks set to make a number of changes to its local line-up during the course of 2017, including upgraded versions of its Steed 5 and 5E pick-ups. Last year Great Wall Motors China announced its take-over of the local importer and the establishment of a new company, Haval Motor [...]

Audi Q8 Concept Revealed in Detroit

Audi Q8 Concept 2017 1280 02 Audi has shown off its new Q8, albeit in concept guise, at the 2017 Detroit Auto Show. This concept previews an all-new flagship luxury SUV as well as Audi's all-new design language. The Audi Q8 will be the brand's flagship product and combines the space of an SUV, with the style associ [...]

All-new Audi SQ5 Revealed

Audi SQ5 3 0 TFSI 2018 1280 01 Audi has revealed the latest performance version of its Q5 SUV. Boasting an all-new powerplant, the SQ5 will be the flagship of the new range, which we expect to reach South Africa in the third quarter of 2017.  The headline act of this all-new Audi SQ5 is the engine. Gone is [...]

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 [...]

Facelifted Mercedes-Benz GLA Shown

Mercedes GLA5 Mercedes-Benz has used the Detroit Motor Show to show the facelifted GLA compact SUV that now features revised exterior styling and updated interior appointments. The GLA compact SUV has received a number of updates to enhance its visual appeal as well as its overall product offering. The fac [...]

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 [...]

Bentley Reveals Continental Supersports

Bentley Continental Supersports4   The Bentley Continental Supersports is the fastest and most powerful production car to come from the British marque and it will be shown at the upcoming Detroit Motor Show.  Bentley has combined ultimate power and luxury to create what the company claims to be the world’s f [...]