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New Porsche 911 Targa goes panoramic

Porschetarga1 The latest addition to the new generation 911 line-up comes as before in two variants; the new Porsche 911 Targa 4 and 911 Targa 4S. The Targa 4 version is powered by a 3.6-litre flat-six engine developing maximum output of 345 bhp (254 kW) and giving the car a top speed of 176 mph. The power unit f [...]

Chevrolet sales strong in Africa

Chev General Motors African Operations sold nearly 111,000 vehicles in the first half of 2008 growing total volume by 36 percent over the same time period last year. Led by a phenomenal 95 percent increase in Egypt and 82 percent growth in North and West Africa, this marks the first time GM African Op [...]

Total Economy Run draws big car brands

Citroen C4 Picasso The 32nd TOTAL Economy Run has attracted a strong field and a distinguished driver/co-driver line-up. Exciting lineup for Total Economy Run The three-day event, which starts at Forever Resorts Loskop Dam in Mpumalanga with documentation and scrutineering on Thursday, July 24 at 11h00 and finishes [...]

New Ford Fiesta is a global small car

Ford Fiesta Ford of Europe is reinventing its small car range for a new generation of customers in 2008, starting with a stylish and exciting new Ford Fiesta. The car makes its global debut in both three- and five-door hatchback bodystyles at the 2008 Geneva Motor Show. New Ford Fiesta to take world by storm [...]

New Toyota Corolla continues heritage

Toyota Corolla January 25, 2008 - Torrance, CA - Nearly 40 years after the Corolla was introduced to American drivers, an all-new Toyota Corolla, now in it's 10th generation will continue to offer the quality and value for which the brand has long been known. New Toyota Corolla better than ever Originally launch [...]

New Audi A3 Cabriolet revealed

Audi A3 Cabriolet Sporty, elegant, emotion-packed – the new Audi A3 Cabriolet is making its appearance in perfect time for spring 2008. The open-top Audi A3 Cabriolet is the premium option in the compact class. It offers the sporting genes of the A3 coupled with the uncompromising quality that distinguishes every Aud [...]

Toyota Yaris lights up subcompact segment

Toyota Yaris October 1, 2007 – Torrance, CA - The Toyota Yaris brings a high level of refinement, sophistication, and a fun-to-drive experience to the entry subcompact segment. The most affordable passenger car in the Toyota model lineup, Yaris is available in four-door Sedan and three-door Liftback models. Toy [...]

Mercedes-Benz C-Class Estate launched

Mercedes Benz C Class Estate Following the launch of the saloon version of the Mercedes-Benz C-Class, the Estate version builds on the strengths of the saloon version. Those strengths being: safety, comfort and agility, the saloon then increases the versatility and space. The space and versatility is obviously the major pulling [...]

New Audi A4 midsize sedan revealed

Audi A4 The new Audi A4 is a sporty car with superb presence on the road; it takes Audi forward into a new dimension on the midsize car market. The engines that power the saloon, both TDI and spark-ignition, in all cases with direct fuel injection, combine effortless power with high efficiency. The dynamic [...]

New BMW 3 Series Coupe is a winner

Bmw 3 Series The new BMW 3 Series Coupe is a sales success and a winner in the minds of motoring critics. On sale since October 2006, BMW has sold 729 of the new generation 3 Series model, with its hyper-performance Twin Turbo straight six engine being the driving force behind its show-vroom appeal. The all n [...]