Alex Jamieson

  • TVR is back! This time with the help of a South African

    Very little is known about TVR’s upcoming sports car- and that’s not by mistake. The Blackpool based manufacturer has made a substantial effort to keep things under wraps, requiring customers who have placed pre-orders to sign confidentiality agreements before viewing the car at designer Gordon Murry’s headquarters in Guildford....
  • Lotus Elise gains even more performance through even lower weight

    The previous Lotus Elise was by no means out of shape, however,  it seems to have gone through a bit of a mid-life crisis. It’s had a face-lift,  gone on a substantial diet and come back dressed in all sorts of exotic  attire . The new and improved version,...
  • Audi Q4 Crossover confirmed for 2019

    Audi are set to produce a coupe-style Audi Q4 crossover within the next two years. The announcement was made by the German brand’s Chairman, Rupert Stadler, as part of Audi’s ambitious plans for the coming years. That’s right- yet  another crossover is making its way to our roads. ”We...
  • Lamborghini Huracan Performante is on its way to SA.

    No doubt you’ve heard of the new Lamborghini Huracan Performante, but just in case you haven’t, we’re talking about the new king of the Nurburgring. The Performante took to the track just a few weeks ago and lapped the infamous Nordschleife in a record breaking 6 minutes and 52...
  • Mclaren 720S already sold out

    The Mclaren 720S marks an important milestone for McLaren. This is the first ‘replacement’ vehicle the company has produced-  that is to say that across McLarens range, this is the first attempt at an improvement on one of their existing models. The outgoing 650S is truly trumped when it...
  • The Ferrari 812; the V12 swansong?

    The Beating Heart Of The Prancing Horse It’s been 70 years since the first V12 Ferrari roared to life under the bonnet of the 125S race car. Powered by a 1.5L V12 designed by Gioacchino Colombo, the 125S was capable of 210km/h and would manage the 0-100km/h sprint in...
  • Mercedes hits back hard with 600kW AMG GT

    The 2017 Geneva Motor  Show is now fully underway with manufacturers giving the public tastes of their new models coming to market, and glimpses of what might come further in the future. Mercedes stole the show on Tuesday with the debut of the Mercedes GT Concept- a 600 kW...
  • Bold or Boxy for new Mahindra TUV300

    Mahindra SA have announced the launch of the TUV300 SUV in South Africa.  The TUV300 is powered by a 1.5-litre turbo-diesel  engine, producing 73.5kW of power and 240Nm of torque. Twin-stage turbocharging has been used to reduce turbo lag while an eco mode allows the TUV300 to achieve a...
  • Mitsubishi Outlander a rare 7-seat 4×4 combination.

    Mitsubishi’s popular crossover SUV, the Outlander, has undergone a substantial makeover giving it a ”bold and edgy new look”- those are the words of Mitsubishi SA. Like most things in life, the styling will appeal more to some and less to others, but it has certainly freshened up what...