Supercar

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 [...]

The Sorry State of Speed

Porsche911R How has it come that the faster we drive, the less we enjoy it? So, Evo magazine and Autocar ­– benchmark publications, as well as TopGear (you can make up your own mind on that one), voted the Porsche 911 R as their über-most (not Uber) car of 2016. Undeniably, the past 12 mont [...]

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 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 [...]

735 kW Mercedes-AMG Hypercar Coming Soon

Mercedes Amg Hypercar Teaser Mercedes-AMG’s much-anticipated hypercar will bring F1 technology to the road and it's expected to make its debut later this year at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September 2017. You’ll want to save the date for this ‘One’! Mercedes-Benz is planning on showing its la [...]

Nissan GT-R (2016) First Drive

Gtr1 Can the iconic Nissan GT-R, which was unveiled in 2007 and arrived in South Africa 2 years later, still be considered a benchmark sportscar, considering the performance capabilities of much-newer rivals? Have a series of updates, including one during 2016, allowed the R35-generation car to ma [...]

Not all parking bays are created equal

Parking2 Cars have got a lot bigger over the years, yet parking bays have stayed the same (at best) and, in some cases, they've shrunk. Therefore, if you are considering renting a space for your vehicle, make sure the "parking bay" is adequately sized and practically positioned. Just cons [...]

SA Ratings Downgrade: What It Would Mean for the Motor Industry

CarWarehouse The dreaded credit rating downgrades of South Africa by the influential ratings agencies may, or may not, happen... but suffice to say the motor industry will adapt and prevail. Whereas economic factors preclude a recovery in the new vehicle market in the short term, used car sales are exp [...]

Aston Martin DB11 (2016) First Drive

IMG 9023 Aston Martin's eagerly awaited new grand tourer, the DB11, has arrived in South Africa and Cars.co.za was offered an exclusive opportunity to sample the newcomer first... Can a road machine with such evocative styling deliver a driving experience that will match its head-turning kerb appe [...]

Top speed run: Chasing 300 kph in Jaguar F-Type SVR [Video]

Jaguarsvr Can Ciro de Siena achieve his dream of driving at 300 kph? Jaguar availed us its fastest production car to date, the F-Type SVR and Ciro unleashed the rapid Jag at the Mafikeng SpeedWeek 2016. What kind of mental fortitude does it require to achieve that heady velocity at the wheel of a road ca [...]