The rise of Hyundai as a global automotive superpower has been picking up pace of late, with especially the Getz compact hatchback proving extremely popular in South Africa and elsewhere.
With its latest arrival, the... Read More
A quick spin in the 120i petrol version of BMW’s controversial new hatchback will do much to convince anyone that the chassis is begging for more power. There is a delicacy – perhaps a better word is “crispness”... Read More
Thus far the world’s motoring press has not exactly been singing BMW X3 praises, pointing to its relatively high price and lack of off-road ability as the main areas of concern. But guess what, the people that matter... Read More
Although a large number of South African males will get a twinkle in the eye when talk turns to big six-cylinder Ford performance sedans of the past, perhaps an equally large number will pull up their noses in disgust.... Read More
What initially seemed to be a particularly French affair, has now apparently also acquired a German flavour. We’re talking, of course, of that peculiarity of the French car makers to turn rudimentary commercial vans... Read More
If you thought South Africa’s love affair with the pick-up was somewhat peculiar, then you’d only be partially correct. There are other nations, such as America and, perhaps ironically, Iraq, that share our passion... Read More
Let’s be kind and say the BMW 1 Series has had a dramatic birth. When first images of the Munich-based firm’s new C-segment hatchback first hit the internet, the response was an almost universal thumbs-down. But... Read More