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.
Hyundai's first N car has arrived in SA, with one hefty price tag. We had a lot of time to get to know the new hot hatch during the lockdown. Here's what we think of it.
With 202 kW and 353 Nm of torque, the... Read More
We had to wait quite a while for it to arrive, but Hyundai’s very first N car has finally landed in South Africa. Has the Korean manufacturer hit it out the park at its very first attempt? After a couple of... Read More
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