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.
The Lexus ES executive sedan range now sports a pair of petrol-electric hybrid derivatives. As severe weather patterns across the globe heighten consumers' awareness of climate change and the need for greater... Read More
Audi’s big rival to the Mercedes-Benz CLS and (now-discontinued) BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe has finally arrived in South Africa. In a segment where appealing design and build quality counts almost as much as sheer... Read More
Jeep’s awkwardly-sized family car could be just another SUV among a host of competitors, some of which have much more brand cachet in the local market. It seems to have the odds stacked against it, but in 2.4... Read More
Citroen has returned to the South African market with a renewed lineup that consists of 2 crossovers and a budget-car offering. We get to grips with the C3 Aircross, a compact SUV competing in a segment which has... Read More
Hyundai South Africa has added yet another compact family car to its product line-up in an attempt to put the brakes on the Volkswagen T-Cross’ strong sales momentum. Is the Venue the ideal model to... Read More
Nissan has introduced a new 1.0-litre 3-cylinder turbopetrol engine, as well as a few other specification upgrades, to its Micra compact hatchback. We drove the new 84 kW Turbo derivative in Johannesburg to see how... Read More
The Range Rover Velar has gained a mighty engine to match its sumptuous style. However, with a raft of powerful SUVs lined up to tempt affluent buyers to part with their dough, what makes this... Read More
Kia will be joining the raft of compact family SUVs currently on sale with its Seltos. Here's how much the newcomer will cost and what spec is inside.
To get some idea of what the Seltos is like to drive,... Read More
The battle for supremacy in the Adventure SUV segment is a 2-horse race. Of this bakkie-based SUV brigade, the Toyota Fortuner seems untouchable at the top of the sales charts, but recent updates to... Read More
After the departure of the Soul, Kia Motors SA hasn’t offered a product in the bustling compact family car segment. But that's about to change with the arrival of the new Seltos. We travelled to... Read More