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Spy Shots: BMW X7 Prototype

I 5ZWNV5P L Our German spy photographers have spotted a BMW X7 prototype undergoing testing and the Munich-based marque's new flagship SUV is due for introduction in 2018. Picture credit: S. Baldauf/SB-Medien BMW’s new flagship X7 SUV is under development and when it finally hits the streets, i [...]

Benchmark Lexus LC500 here in Q2 2017 [Video]

Lexus LC 500 2017 1280 0a The LC500 luxury sports coupe, replete with the most rigid body structure ever produced by Lexus and a 10-speed automatic transmission, will be launched in South Africa during the first half of 2017.  The Japanese premium manufacturer is preparing to launch its first outright performance [...]

Mazda Reveals All-New CX-5

2017 Mazda CX 5 1 Mazda has revealed the all-new CX-5 in Los Angeles. It shows a new design, updated chassis as well as improved safety and entertainment systems. Soul Red is certainly the CX-5’s colour, just about every example we've seen on our local roads is red. The new CX-5 has just been announced [...]

Mercedes-Maybach S650 Cabriolet Revealed

2017 Mercedes Maybach S650 Cabriolet2 The ultra-luxurious Mercedes-Maybach S650 Cabriolet has been revealed at the LA Motor Show! Luxury drop-top motoring doesn’t get much better than this Mercedes-Maybach S650, which has been revealed at the LA Motor Show this week. The recently-launched Mercedes-Benz S-Class Cabriole [...]

Alfa Romeo Stelvio SUV Revealed

Alfa Romeo Stelvio 1 Finally, after months of spy shots, internet rumours and teasers, Alfa Romeo's eagerly anticipated SUV has been revealed. Let's meet the Alfa Romeo Stelvio. Named after the famous mountain pass in Italy made famous by BBC car show Top Gear, the Stelvio is the next big product revea [...]

Jaguar Shows Electric I-PACE SUV Concept

Jagipacelocation14111607 Jaguar is showing its new I-PACE electric performance SUV at the LA Motor Show. The production version of the I-PACE will hit the road in 2018 and it’s coming to South Africa! Jaguar has taken the wraps off its I-PACE electric performance SUV concept that previews Jaguar’s first-e [...]

Next-generation Ford EcoSport Revealed

Ford EcoSport US Version 2018 1280 01 The next-generation Ford EcoSport has been revealed at the 2016 Los Angeles Auto Show. Let's check out what Ford's compact family car has to offer. The current EcoSport was launched on the local market in 2013 and has gone on to dominate sales in its segment. Its successor, wh [...]

Hyundai Tucson (2016) Specs and Pricing in SA

Hyundai Tucson EU Version 2016 1024x768 Wallpaper 02 The Hyundai Tucson range has been expanded in South Africa with the introduction of 1.7- and 2.0-litre turbodiesel derivatives to bolster the appeal of the #CarsAwards Family Car finalist Hyundai’s ix35 and its predecessor, which was also named the Tucson, made the Korean brand a force to [...]

Spy Shots: Next BMW 3 Series Spotted Testing

BMW3Series2 The next-generation BMW 3 Series is in the pipeline and the sedan is expected to arrive in 2018. Picture credit: S. Baldauf/SB-Medien Our German spy photographers have been working hard this week; first, they gave us a glimpse of the new BMW X5 and now, the next-generation BMW 3 Series as it [...]

Volkswagen Golf Facelift Revealed [with Video]

Volkswagen Golf 2017 1280 03 After much speculation and a flurry of rumours, we're finally looking at the facelifted version of the 7th-generation Volkswagen Golf. Here are some details about this vehicle, which will be coming to South Africa around the middle of 2017. The Volkswagen Golf is one of the brand's most [...]