Ashley has been riding or driving some sort of motorised vehicle since his 4th birthday when he got a Yamaha PW50. Equipped with years of racing experience, Ashley took up journalism and became a writer for some of South Africa’s best motoring magazines and online publications. He is SA’s first (and only) GT Academy winner having raced professionally overseas. He now serves as Road Test Editor at Cars.co.za, putting his wealth of racing and driving experience to good use.
Toyota’s new small car is eager to jump into the entry-level segment and shoo away the competition. We took the newcomer for a quick spin around Cape Town to see if the Japanese brand is onto a... Read More
Porsche is renowned for making great sportscars, but when it installed a 2.0-litre turbo engine in its 718 Boxster and Cayman (in response to tightening emission standards), the models lost some lustre. The... Read More
This generation of the Audi Q7 may not have garnered the same sort of attention as the previous (1st-generation) model, but with this new facelifted version, Audi has enhanced the design, improved connectivity and added... Read More
We know the new Land Rover Defender is a very capable vehicle, but what’s it like after you've hammered it over an 800-km route (of mostly gravel roads), in searing heat, for 3 days? Is the newcomer capable of... Read More
The MU-X 7-seater adventure SUV was recently updated for probably the last time before an all-new model, based on the new D-Max, is revealed. We put some long miles on the Isuzu's odo' to see how well it still... Read More
Toyota has made extensive changes to the market-leading Hilux to raise the standards in the ever-improving leisure bakkie segment. We spent a bit of time testing the facelifted model off-road in the Western... Read More
BMW’s M boss, Markus Flasch, has confirmed that an electric M car is on the cards.
Earlier this year, BMW revealed its i4 Concept which represents the next generation of electric vehicles to come from the... Read More
Renault Sport – the celebrated producer of the world's fastest-cornering hot hatches – is back with its most potent variant: the limited-release Megane RS 300 Trophy. It’s made for hardcore... Read More
If you're in the market for a vehicle, but shopping with a tight budget (as so many car-buyers are), the quest for good value for money has never been more paramount. The car you purchase also needs to be... Read More
The Discovery Sport seems to have become more appealing since it morphed into a 7-seater back in 2015. Having recently received its mid-life update, does the British offering still feel fresh and modern in a... Read More