A passion for being behind the wheel, Ian McLaren has spent more than two decades driving, reviewing and photographing cars. Barely over the disappointment of the demise of film photography, he is now toiling with a future filled with all-electric cars largely devoid of driver engagement. Highlights of his career to date include riding shotgun with Walter Rörhl in a Porsche Carrera GT and driving onto an Icelandic glacier in an Arctic Trucks Toyota Hilux.
Cars.co.za correspondent Ian McLaren was the custodian of Audi’s flagship Premium SUV, for a full month, during the festive season. He reports back on his experiences.
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While large coupe-inspired SUVs tend to look a tad clumsy and over-styled, the more compact dimensions of the Audi Q3, for example, are arguably more conducive to a more cohesive design, replete with an... Read More
Cars.co.za correspondent Ian McLaren takes a closer look at the various updates that Mercedes-Benz South Africa recently made to its impressive SUV portfolio.
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Mercedes-Benz South Africa recently gave its SUV portfolio an extensive update, which included the introduction of the all-new GLA. Cars.co.za contributor Ian McLaren unpacks the wealth of updates and improvements... Read More
Mercedes-Benz South Africa has updated its all-important local SUV offering with 6 new derivatives, including the all-new GLA and GLS. Cars.co.za contributor Ian McLaren may have uncovered the pick of the lot,... Read More