With a background in single-seater racing and drifting, Ernest Page not only loves the theory of cars, but the theory of driving them too. When he's not a freelance motoring editor or managing the @PerformanceWithPage Facebook page or Instagram account, he coaches high-performance driving techniques and has performed as a stunt/precision driver in over 40 movies and commercials. As of the 2017/18 Cars.co.za Consumer Awards - powered by WesBank, Ernest is a guest judge in the Performance Car and Fun Car categories.
The torrent of special-edition bakkie introductions shows no signs of abating. Only 535 units of the Toyota Hilux GR Sport will be sold in South Africa; we drove the newcomer in Botswana and... Read More
Toyota has rolled out a host of new Hilux derivatives in 2019... The Prospecton-based firm recently launched the limited-edition GR Sport, as well as a number of Legend 50 derivatives. We crossed... Read More
Part 2 of the Corolla hatch heritage video sees Ernest drive the RunX, Auris and the latest generation, Corolla Hatch.
In the second and final part of our Toyota Hatch review, Ernest Page drives South Africa's... Read More
Ernest Page drives South Africa's favourite Toyota hatchbacks to find out how much they have in common with each other and the recently-launched 2019 Toyota Corolla hatch.
Toyota South Africa has just released... Read More
Nissan wants to whip up more excitement about its underappreciated Navara. To that end, the brand has beefed up the visual appeal of its bakkie with special-edition Stealth derivatives. Ernest Page reports from the... Read More
BMW Driving Experience South Africa now offers multi-day tours that explore some of the most scenic landscapes in Southern Africa... Regular Cars.co.za contributor and #CarsAwards judge Ernest Page recently... Read More
Renault's hot hatch game is strong but their products don't seem to have the traction or cult following in the South African market compared to say the overly-popular Golf GTI or highly-regarded Honda Civic Type... Read More
Since becoming independent from (the now departed) General Motors, Isuzu South Africa has become a fully-fledged subsidiary of the Japanese commercial vehicle brand. To align its product line-up with that of... Read More
The much-loved manual Mazda MX-5 is no longer on sale in South Africa and customers can now only buy the heavier hard-top MX-5 version. In this review, Ernest Page takes the MX-5 RF for a whirl to find out if it can... Read More