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.

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!


Kia Soul: Here already, all new for '15

2014-11-21 19:14

Back in 2008 Kia SA introduced a rather strange-looking mini-MPV, the Soul. It took off, says DAVE FALL, with those who prefer something a little different. So, meet Soul Mk.II.

Audi Prologue: Start of new design era

2014-11-21 14:03

Audi is showcasing its new era of design at the 2014 Los Angeles auto show with the debut of the rather tasty Prologue concept car. Take a look...

Mini Citysurfer: Go to work on a battery

2014-11-20 12:23

Two wheels and a battery - and some clever engineering. That's what the Mini Citysurfer scooter adds up to. It's still a concept but what fun for getting around the city in style...

Mazda CX-3 debut at LA auto show

2014-11-20 09:40

Mazda has revealed its all-new CX-3 to the world in a special event on the eve of the 2014 Los Angeles auto show - at which even more new Mazdas will be shown.

Bentley Grand Convertible - says it all

2014-11-19 09:27

Brit luxury brand Bentley has chosen the 2014 Los Angeles auto show to present its Grand Convertible concept to the world and, it hopes, find enough interest to put it on the lines.

KTM SA lands all-new RC390 sportster

2014-11-19 20:05

KTM South Africa has unveiled the all-new, 'ready to race', KTM RC390.

Future of Toyota - it's called Mirai

2014-11-18 08:22

Toyota Japan has launched a fuel-cell car capable of 500km on a high-pressure gas refill - "it takes five minutes" - called the Mirai (Future) that it believes will change the world.

Spruced A1 for SA: Audi's first 3cyl engines

2014-11-17 12:43

Audi's little A1 receives a mid-life upgrade including the automaker's first three-cylinder engines. The new A1 and A1 Sportback will arrive in SA in May 2015.


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!

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We ride: BMW's customisable RnineT

BMW's R nineT goes back to basics: a simple but highly customisable bike with a big boxer engine, simple but sufficient instrumentation and the flickability we all desire.

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