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Isuzu KB300 LX 4x4 Extended Cab (2017) Review

DSC 3773 Are you looking for a dependable workhorse? We recently spent some time with the Isuzu KB300 LX 4x4 Extended Cab to determine if it’s worthy of your consideration. Read on… We Like: Styling, improved ride comfort, sufficient features We Don’t Like: Sticky doors, middling per [...]

Alfa Romeo Stelvio (2017) First Drive

LUC 8186 Alfa Romeo's highly anticipated Stelvio sports SUV will arrive in South Africa in the fourth quarter of 2017 and we recently headed to Alfa's test track in Italy for a drive. Let it be known, the Stelvio doesn't disappoint...   Alfa Romeo is making a big comeback and the hot-bl [...]

Abarth 124 Spider (2017) Quick Drive

Abarth1241 Compact, simple and hugely entertaining topless sportscars are a rarity these days, with Mazda owning the small segment through its highly acclaimed MX-5. So that's exactly where Fiat headed for help when it decided to revive its iconic 124 moniker for a stylish new sports machine. With t [...]

6 Cars the Audi Q2 Needs to Beat

20Q2 17 72dpi Audi is breaking new ground with its Q2 – a compact family car/crossover with a premium bent. Is there room in the tiny segment for another competitor? We investigate the newcomer's rivals. For our Video Review and Pricing of the new Q2 click here ... or read a First Drive impression [...]

Catch the #CarsAwards highlights [Video]

Highlights This year's Cars.co.za Consumer Awards – powered by WesBank took place on the 19th January at the Vodadome in Midrand. If you missed out on all the action, catch everything you need to know right here! The Cars.co.za Consumer Awards programme – powered by WesBank ­&ndas [...]

Audi Q2 (2017) Test Drive & Review Video

AudiQ2VideoReview Audi has just released the brand-new Q2 premium compact family car/crossover in South Africa! It's a bold little car from the Ingolstadt-based brand, and is sure to turn heads with its progressive, fashion-forward styling. The much anticipated Audi Q2 rivals cars such as the Mercedes-Ben [...]

VW Amarok 3.0 V6 TDI: 5 Things We've Learnt

VW 8219 The critics who've lambasted the Volkswagen Amarok for its lack of a 6-cylinder powerplant will soon have to eat their words... the V6-powered double cab bakkie from Wolfsburg is on its way to South Africa. After a blast down the autobahn in Germany, here are 5 things we learnt. [...]

Peugeot to buy Opel: Negotiations gather pace

PeugeotOpel2 We've heard this before, of course, but it looks like General Motors' desire to sell off German brand Opel will finally come to something soon. A resurgent Peugeot seems close to clinching a deal that will likely have far-reaching consequences. The French PSA group that owns t [...]

Mahindra TUV300 (2017) First Drive

IMG 4722 It’s deliberately styled to resemble a tank; it sports SUV underpinnings and is rear-wheel-driven; it costs as much as an entry-level compact hatchback but offers seating for 7… the Mahindra TUV300 is a very unconventional compact family car, but somehow, the package just all com [...]

Spy Shots: 2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class

Merc1 The facelifted Mercedes-Benz C-Class has been spotted in the final stages of testing. It’s not even wearing any camouflage... Mercedes-Benz is hoping to launch the updated C-Class during the course of 2018. The new model, as spotted here in the final stages of testing, doesn’t look [...]