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  • Meet the new Bentley Continental

    Bentley has worked hard at creating a signature brand, and one of the most important cars in the process of gaining this popularity is the Continental GT from the example above. However, as all good things come to an eventual end, the Continental must also enter a new phase...
  • BMW 4 Series even more stylish than before

      BMW have revived the 4 Series for 2017. Hardly necessary if you ask me, as the 4 Series is already a stylish and modern offering if you’re in the market for a coupe or convertible.   We head to Mpumalanga for a 500km road trip around some of the...
  • The Volvo S90 T6, the home run no one talks about

    This week, Volvo’s biggest seller locally, the XC60, was launched abroad and Volvo executives must be counting the weeks before its SA arrival. With sales of the XC90 and Volvo S90 not nearly as good as in Europe, the aging local XC60 is still outperforming its bigger, newer siblings....
  • Toyota sets a land speed record with a twist.

    It’s been 25 years since we saw blurry footage of Andy Wallace doing 374km/h in a McLaren F1 at Volkswagen’s private test track in Ehra-Lessien, Germany .  Back then speeds over 340km/h were unheard of, bar Jaguars XJ220 supercar and highly-modified, once-off cars built specifically to beat records. Fast...
  • Honda Civic Si revealed

    Honda have revealed the new Civic Si ahead of its official debut  at the New York International Auto Show, revealing both the coupe and sedan variants.  Honda claim that the new ‘Si’ range bridges the gap between the hardcore Type R range and the standard models, and has been...
  • Road Test: Mokka X 1.4 Cosmo Auto

    This week we have the 1.4 turbo Mokka X on test. The spritely new version of the car that first came on the market in 2015 is an interesting and tempting prospect for those looking to purchase in this segment. Let’s take a closer look. On the road The...
  • 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...
  • Stinger GT to do miracles for KIA’s global image

    Float like a butterfly and sting like bee – KIA has been determined to compete with the German Super-Trio for a long time now, and their latest offering, the Stinger GT might be the car to alter those perceptions. Power to Surprise? Confirmed. The KIA Stinger GT has finally exited...
  • Mercedes working on 400HP engine for A 45 AMG

    About four years ago when the Mercedes A 45 AMG broke cover, it made headlines as the world’s most powerful hot hatch. Back then, its 2.0-liter four-cylinder turbocharged engine produced 265kW, but with the facelift came a power boost, too, to 280kW early last year which allowed it to...