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Lexus LC (2017) First Look

Lexus LCdriving Our video man, Ciro De Siena, is currently making his way to Spain for the global launch of the Lexus LC500. While we await his first driving impression and video, here's a first look at a car which Lexus hopes will invigorate their current lineup. Lexus has a reputation for building solid, [...]

Car Sales Decline As 2016 Draws To a Close

Ranger Wildtrak 0039 1800x1800 The latest sales data from the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of South Africa (Naamsa) show that the decline in new vehicle sales continued in November 2016 The new car sales slump continues as a total of 46 413 vehicles were sold last month, resulting in a [...]

New BMW 5 Series (2017) First Drive

BMW 530d 01 In a quest to usurp its newer rivals, the Mercedes-Benz E-Class, facelifted Audi A6 and Jaguar XF, BMW goes all out on its all-new 5 Series and the result is nothing short of sensational. Contributor Aaron Borrill reports from Portugal. Lisbon, Portugal – It’s been a long time comin [...]

Update: Volkswagen Tiguan (2016) Specs and Pricing Announced

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 3 diesel engines to its model lineup. The turbodiesel models are open for orders but, are only arriving in the c [...]

Opel MOKKA X in SA – Specs and Pricing

Mokka X 10 1800x1800 Opel has launched the refreshed MOKKA X compact SUV in SA. Take a look at specification and pricing for the MOKKA X. The Opel Mokka is a relatively new offering in South Africa (launched in March 2015) and has been around since 2012, racking up over 600 000 sales globally. In South Afric [...]

Toyota Fortuner 4x4 Challenge Results

IMG 1678 The Toyota Fortuner 4x4 Challenge is done and dusted with a lucky winner driving off in a new Toyota Fortuner worth more than R450 000. Two days of intense competition took place at the Conrad Pezula resort in Knysna recently to determine the winner of Toyota Fortuner 4x4 Challenge. A tota [...]

Tata Introduces Indica Flash in SA

TATAIndicaFlash1 Tata has introduced the limited edition Indica Flash in South Africa. Take a look at the details… In an effort to provide more value to customers, Tata is now offering the Indica Flash limited edition in South Africa. The Indica Flash is based on the Indica LGi derivative but adds seve [...]

Update: Ford Fiesta (2017) unveiled [with Video]

Fiesta12 Ford unveiled no fewer than 4 versions of the next-generation Ford Fiesta at its #GoFurther event in Cologne, Germany.  The newcomer (of which a production version will be released in Europe mid-2017) is expected to arrive in South Africa in early 2018.  The line-up showcased at the e [...]

Volkswagen Arteon Comes to Life

Arteon Volkswagen has revealed some details of the Arteon fastback sedan, which is set to replace the 4-door CC sedan. The Volkswagen Arteon is a premium fastback sedan that will eventually replace the current CC sedan and will slot in above the Passat. The Arteon draws inspiration from the Sport Co [...]

European Car Of The Year Finalists Announced

ToyotaCHR The 7 finalists for the European Car Of The Year award have been announced and the winning vehicle will be announced at the Geneva Motor Show in March 2017. A panel of 58 motoring journalists from 22 European countries have chosen the 7 finalists for the European Car Of The Year award. It’s [...]