Bernie to drop F1 double points for '15?

'The teams have not accepted it because they are bloody idiots." The words of F1 CEO Bernie Ecclestone on double points in future F1 races, though now admitting that the scheme could be dropped in 2015.

Pregnant woman dies due to faulty airbag

A Malaysian woman and her unborn child died as a result of a Takata-made explosive air-bag inflator disintegrating and hitting the woman when it ignited in a crash.

Hyundai adds turbodiesel grunt to ix35

Hyundai has expanded its popular ix35 SUV range to seven derivatives with the addition of a new 1.7-litre turbodiesel.

 

Lexus stuns LA with no-top LF-C2 concept

2014-11-27 08:36

Lexus is showing its latest concept, the LF-C2, at the 2014 Los Angeles auto show. The new open-topped stunner showcases the design future of Lexus.

Toyota reveals next-gen safety tech

2014-11-27 09:20

Adaptive cruise control, crash mitigation, smart headlights... Toyota will roll out its next-generation safety systems from 2015. Check out its latest life-saving technologies.

Hybrid Outlander could power 150 homes?

2014-11-26 13:57

The new Outlander PHEV could create enough electricity to keep on the lights and appliances in 150 suburban homes for a day, claims Mitsubishi.

Toyota's new 'Epic' Fortuner in SA

2014-11-26 08:42

Toyota has given its popular Fortuner a cosmetic upgrade courtesy of featuring a number of exterior and interior upgrades and created a new model - the Fortuner 'Epic' edition!

Now there's a CLA shooting brake

2014-11-26 09:54

Mercedes-Benz has designed another niche product - how many can there be? This time it's a hot Shooting Brake version of the sporty CLA. Very tempting...

Jaguar F-Type gets all-wheel drive

2014-11-26 08:47

Jaguar’s F-Type sports car now has electric power-assistance for its steering across the range, which is cool, and an F-Type R Coupe with intelligent all-wheel drive, which is HOT!

SA-bound Lexus RC F: Performance for all

2014-11-25 10:06

Lexus has produced its most powerful V8 road car yet. Get ready for the new SA-bound RC F, a high-performance car for any enthusiast. Or racetrack...

GWM's bakkies: Spruced Steed for SA

2014-11-25 09:43

GWM has spruced-up its trusty Steed bakkies with "style, tech and mechanical enhancements". The automaker has also given us a preview of its 2015 products.

LAUNCH REPORT

2014 VW Cross Caddy: Versatility on wheels

17-10-2014 10:23 Looking for family wheels? VW has added an 'X' to its Cross family, the Cross Caddy, with space and versatility hard to match - even if it is based on a 'white van'. Wheels24 attends the launch.

Suzuki SA spruces Jimny 4x4, gains auto box

16-10-2014 09:45 Suzuki has updated its iconic Jimny 4x4 with a host of exterior and interior upgrades. The spruced Jimny is now available in SA with an auto transmission!

Inside Wheels24

Bellissimo! We drive new SA-bound 500X

Fiat's morphed its little 500 into a rugged, stylish crossover - the 500X. Wheels24's SERGIO DAVIDS went to Italy to drive the car on Fiat's proving ground and says Fiat's gone wild!

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