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Mitsubishi Triton (2017) Video Review

TritonReview While Mitsubishi's rivals (Toyota and Ford) launched their latest-generation double-cab bakkies in South Africa early 2016, consumers have had to wait until relatively recently to get their hands on the new Triton. Was it worth waiting for and where does the newcomer slot into the mark [...]

Jaguar adds new Ingenium engines to local models

JagXEV6 Jaguar will roll out 2 new Ingenium engines and a raft of safety and tech updates to its XE, XF and F-Pace models. Jaguar Land Rover SA will add 2 high-powered engines to its product lineup that will come into effect by mid-year. There’s a new 2.0-litre 177 kW/500 Nm twin-turbodiesel unit [...]

Ferrari 812 Superfast Revealed

Ferrari812superfastside Ferrari has revealed its latest creation, the 812 Superfast!  In the words of the great William Shakespeare, “What's in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet.” This may very well apply to Ferrari’s latest 812 Superfast. Apart from [...]

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 [...]

7 Car Technology Features We Hardly (If Ever) Use

Volvotech Manufacturers constantly introduce new technologies to improve the user experiences of their products. However, some in-car features seem of little use to consumers and, therefore, they're hardly ever put to use (outside of vehicle showrooms, anyway). Here are just 7 examples...  [...]

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 [...]

All-New Mitsubishi Crossover Teased

1038 2 1800x1800 460744 Mitsubishi plans to reveal a brand new family car (compact SUV/crossover) at the Geneva Show next month. Mitsubishi is calling its newcomer the Eclipse Cross. The first few images have landed on the internet and it looks quite stylish – to say the least. The rear has a bit of Honda C [...]

Volkswagen Amarok 3.0 V6 TDI 4Motion (2017) First Drive

Amarok1 The tightly contested lifestyle bakkie market is set for a shake-up with the facelifted Volkswagen Amarok due for launch in South Africa soon. The flagship version will be powered by a 3.0-litre V6 turbodiesel motor and Volkswagen SA has confirmed that both the 165 kW and 150 kW versions will be o [...]

Spy Shot: New Ford Focus

FordFocuswatermark   Our spy photographers have captured the first images of the new Ford Focus undergoing testing in the Arctic Circle. Get the details here… Picture credit: S. Baldauf/SB-Medien The Ford Focus is a popular choice in the C-segment hatchback market and latest 3rd-generation Focus h [...]