Theo Calitz is a mechanical engineer and businessman who has worked on water schemes, spy satellites, food factories, but even better, for an automotive company. A former national after-sales manager for BMW, Theo founded his own firm to provide services to the motor industry, but sold it to pursue his interests as a motoring enthusiast ˗˗ and write about them. Perhaps he should have been a motoring journalist all along… He’s been to the 24 Hours of Le Mans, the Monza GP and the Frankfurt Show, attended a hybrid technology conference in Stuttgart (where he visited the Mercedes and Porsche museums), saw the Remac supercar factory in Zagreb and, most recently, did a week-long tour in a Tesla through Croatia.
The Tesla success story has captured the imagination of many South Africans, yet sadly these groundbreaking vehicles are not (yet) on sale in the local market. So what is a Tesla really like to live with? Theo Calitz... Read More