suv

  • BMW to have aggressive model roll out till 2019

    The BMW Group has promised to roll out more than 40 new or updated models across its three luxury brands – BMW, MINI and Rolls-Royce – by the end of next year. The primary objective of this strategy is to reclaim the luxury sales crown from Mercedes through focusing...
  • Peugeot 2008 gets fresh new look for 2017

    Having sold over 760 000 units worldwide of it’s 2008, Peugeot has decided to spruce up the existing model with some updates for 2017. The 2017 Peugeot 2008 SUV range consists of four models, spanning two engine choices, two transmission choices and three trim levels. The Entry level Active model...
  • 2017 Nissan Navara debuts in SA

      Commonly all pickups or bakkies have leaf springs at the back but for Nissan Navara they have chosen to go for a 5 link coil spring system at the rear. A first for a main stream 1 ton bakkie. Navara, which pushes out 140kW and 450Nm of torque...
  • New images of Alfa Romeo Stelvio has us rapt

    It appears as if Alfa Romeo is on overdrive these days with their second derivative to the Stelvio line already revealed for 2017. Meet the Stelvio First Edition; Alfa’s take on the modern SUV. What makes this specific model, the First Edition, special is the fact that it’s the...
  • Bentley could get new look with hotshot designer

    A revised exterior design for all upcoming Bentley models is what John Paul Gregory, the new head of exterior design, will be aiming to achieve when he takes on his new role. Bentley’s range of coupes, GT models, sedans and the recent Bentayga SUV share many elegantly evolved design...
  • Renault’s Kadjar 1.6dci is an exciting soft roader

    When I was young, cell phones had been out only a few short years. We followed the influx of new models with intense focus. First it was MMS capability – sending images and videos, before the days when you could even record them with the same phone. Then it...
  • Mahindra answers demand with auto XUV500

    Mahindra introduces auto gearbox for W8 XUV 500 in South Africa. Not available on all-wheel drive model. The Mahindra XUV 500 is becoming an increasingly popular sight on South African roads thanks to the addition of a six-speed automatic option that has been optimised for fuel efficiency as well...
  • 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,...
  • Launch Drive: New Kadjar offers EDC auto and turbo diesel

    Three months after the South African launch, the 2016 Renault Kadjar Dynamique 4×2 model range has expanded to include Renault-developed EDC transmissions plus the globally acclaimed and proven 1.5 dCi 81kW Turbo diesel engine. Big changes? Of course, however, you still get a list of convenient features that come standard such...