diesel

  • Chevy Trailblazer 2.8 LTZ vs Toyota Fortuner 2.8 GD6

    Fortuner has long been the SUV king of the hill, but can the original SUV claim its thrown back? We do a comparison and live with both of these for a week. And while I did take the trailblazer off-road, this comparison is more a test to see what these...
  • Ford’s 2.2-litre diesel packs punch in new Ranger

    Been known as the best surely comes with a certain level of stress. You’ve raised the bar, and the expectations are high, with competitors no doubt hoping to knock you off your podium. Perhaps this is how Ford feels with their trendy Ranger. The Ford Ranger caused quite a...
  • Renault Captur diesel shines in economy run

    Renault Captur range is now complete with 1.5dci diesel engine and limited edition Sunset model Renault’s Captur now comes with the famed 1.5dCi engine which has been cross-pollinated to everything from Mercedes to Nissans.  With one in eighty-five cars sold coming equipped with this engine, and in Captur spec,...
  • Drive Review: Chevrolet Trailblazer 2.8 LTZ Auto

    I’ve always admired the new Chevrolet Trailblazer. Not because it’s just another SUV, but because it’s an underestimated SUV. Having to compete against the chart-topping Toyota Fortuner and Ford Everest – both of which are recently renewed – is no easy task by any means. So if the Trailblazer...
  • Drive Review: Mahindra XUV500 diesel (2016)

    Mahindra’s XUV500 just released in South Africa replaces the original version that had long become a regular sight on South African roads. Now this this thoroughly updated version takes it to higher levels with improved levels of standard equipment to ensure exceptional value for money, let alone that it...