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Winners of Cars.co.za Consumer Awards – powered by WesBank

CarsAwardsPressReleaseLead The 2016/17 Cars.co.za Consumer Awards programme – powered by WesBank ­– concluded with the announcement of the thirteen best-considered new purchases in their respective categories of the South African new vehicle market, as well as the overall Brand of the Year, on 19 January 201 [...]

Mercedes-Benz C220d Cabriolet (2016) Review

DSC 2906 Does the Mercedes-Benz C-Class Cabriolet deliver enough style, luxury and on-road comfort to tickle the imagination (and wallet) of the lifestyle-orientated buyer? We sampled the turbodiesel-powered C220d Cabriolet to find out… We Like: Attractive styling, cruising ability, decent fuel c [...]

10 New Audis Coming to SA in 2017

AudiQ52 Audi has a busy year ahead with a host of new products set for introduction in South Africa. Take a look at what you can expect from Audi in 2017… Audi is preparing to unleash no fewer than 10 new exciting products during the course of 2017. Fasten your seatbelts as we unpack all the n [...]

Mercedes-AMG E63 S 4MATIC+ to Order in SA

MercAMGE63Strack Mercedes-AMG is taking orders for the E63 S 4MATIC+ in South Africa! If you have been considering whether or not to buy the Mercedes-AMG E63 S 4MATIC+, now is the time to get your act together. The AMG E63 S is due to arrive in South Africa in July 2017 and order books for the potent new mode [...]

Facelifted Ford Mustang (2018) Officially Revealed

Ford Mustang GT 2018 1280 03 After leaking onto the Internet earlier, Ford has officially shown off the facelifted Mustang. It features lots of new tech, offers the customer more customisation options and will be louder. However, those looks are polarising... A leaked video showing the new 2018 Ford Mustang had broken [...]

2018 Ford Mustang Spotted... And It Looks Weird

Mustang1 The Ford Mustang has been available in the South African market for a little over a year, but footage of the facelifted version of the Blue Oval's musclecar has already been leaked online. The clip gives us a first look at the forthcoming model... Is this revision really an improvement? The [...]

Mercedes-AMG GT R Track Drive & Road Review [Video]

20R Mercedes-AMG recently unleashed its AMG GT R on track in Portugal and we got a chance to whip the bewinged, track-primed AMG around the Portimao circuit, followed by a stint on the road, to see what it delivers. What happens when you strip down a Mercedes-AMG GTS, add more downforce and [...]

Audi Q5 (2017) First Drive

Q5m The new Audi Q5 is destined to reach South Africa in the third quarter of 2017. It's the follow-up to Audi's best selling model and what the firm calls the world’s best-selling premium SUV, so expectations are high. Does it deliver? Our British correspondent, Mark Tisshaw, [...]

Toyota Yaris facelift (2017) in SA soon

Viz1 The most notable aspect of the Geneva Show-bound, WRC-inspired Toyota Yaris hot hatch, which was recently revealed, is that it sets the scene for the arrival of the facelifted Yaris range in South Africa during the second quarter of 2017. Here are the details...     [...]

Breaking News: Ford To Recall Kuga SUV

Kuga Ambiente 2 1800x1800 Ford South Africa has announced it has issued a voluntary recall of 1.6-litre EcoBoost Kuga derivatives that were sold on the local market between December 2012 and February 2014. This comes after reports that at least 45 Ford Kugas have caught fire.  The widely-held public percept [...]