Diamond anniversary Astons - but only six

Aston Martin in the UK has commission six - just six - ultra-special Vanquish models to celebrate six decades of manufacturing at the now heritage site Aston Martin Works.

Hamilton is BBC's 'Personality of 2014'

F1 driver Lewis Hamilton has beaten the bookies' odds and taken the BBC's Sport Personality of the Year award from under the peaked cap of Irish golfer Rory McIlroy.

Dakar Rally

Dakar: Kamaz gears for truck race

2014-12-11 09:02

For the first time the Dakar will feature a marathon stage for the truck category, posing a unique challenge for the Kamaz, Iveco and MAN truck racers.

All you need to know about the Dakar

2014-12-10 11:29

Peugeot, a major entrant in the 2015 Dakar Rally in South America, shares with Wheels24 10 top things you need to know before the most gruelling off-road challenge on Earth starts.

Hino team revved up for Dakar 2015

2014-12-09 12:02

The 2015 Dakar Rally will include the 25th anniversary of Hino trucks's first appearance, then still run in North Africa, in 1991. The team also includes a 74-year-old driver.

Iveco weighs in with 3 trucks for Dakar

2014-12-04 09:16

Team Petronas De Rooy Iveco has announced it will race in the 2015 edition of the world's most famous off-road rally, the Dakar. Three Iveco trucks will be seeking the podium.

Mini All4 racing back for the 2015 Dakar

2014-12-04 09:16

Dakar Rally defending champions Nani Roma and Michel Périn will take on the world's most gruelling off-road race again in January in their Mini All4 Racing car.

Toyota SA ready for 2015 Dakar

2014-12-01 09:30

Toyota South Africa's Dakar team is all set for the planet's most iconic and gruelling motorsport event in 2015. And they have better Hilux bakkies too!

Team Rhide SA: Back our Dakar quadders

2014-11-28 09:04

Team Rhide SA, riding in support of the Save The Rhino campaign, will take on the 2015 Dakar Rally in January. Show your support by buying raffle tickets! Quickly....!

2015 Dakar Rally: Most gruelling 4x4 race

2014-11-26 10:34

The 2015 Dakar Rally will see 414 vehicles take on 9000km of severe terrain through Argentina, Chile and Bolivia starting January 4. Four new stories - ride with us..

Rally vet swops petrol for batteries

2014-11-26 12:04

Rally driver and Dakar racer Albert Bosch might have eight Dakar races behind him but now he's about to take on the challenge with a 'green machine'. We just say: 'Charge!'

Mrs Roma riding high in Dakar bike team

2014-11-26 12:04

Amateur motorcycle trio Team Himoinsa - one of them Dakar bike ace Nani Roma's wife - has but one simple goal... for each member to finish the 2015 Dakar Challenge!

Dakar 2015: Le Havre rite of passage

2014-11-26 10:59

645 vehicles, cleared at the French port of Le Havre, are heading for Argentina and the 2015 Dakar Rally. In many ways the port has become a rite of passage for competitors.

Peugeot's 2008 DKR and team 2015

18-11-2014 11:26 Peugeot's Dakar Rally team has revealed its cars' new livery for the 2015 event. They're ready for anything!

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THE FALL COLUMN

'Hey! Where did all my petrol go?'

Are automakers taking car owners for a ride? And are fuel consumption figures just for laughs? DAVE FALL finds out if we're all just being misled?

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