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.

Detroit Motor Show

GM: Refinement lures bakkie-buyers

2014-01-13 14:47

General Motors is banking on refinement to win back buyers of its bakkies as the it launches a new Canyon at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit.

Kia stuns with awesome RWD Stinger

2014-01-14 08:24

Kia unveiled its most assertive concept yet when the wraps came off its GT4 Stinger at the 2014 North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Check out our video and gallery!

Chrysler banks on new 200

2014-01-13 20:35

A resurgent Chrysler is rolling out a revamped 200 at the 2014 North American International Auto Show in Detroit to take on Toyota's Camry Honda's Accord and Ford's Fusion.

Special Smart 'a sporty statement'

2014-01-13 20:36

The new Smart ForTwo ‘Edition Citybeam’, Merc says, makes "a sporty statement with touches of leather, fat rear tyres, paddle gearshifters and three-spoked alloy wheel rims.

Performance stigma out the exhaust

2014-01-13 20:36

DETROIT 2014: Reduced fuel consumption and "touches of green" seem to be erasing the stigma of owning a muscle car such as Ford's Mustang of Chevrolet's Corvette.

Merc shows bigger, better, C-Class

2014-01-13 11:15

Mercedes has unveiled a larger, much better-appointed, version of its best-selling C-Class to further distinguish it after introducing the cheaper CLA in 2014 as its entry level car.

Detroit show: 50-car parade planned

2014-01-10 14:13

Visitors will be spoiled for choice! Automakers are focusing on design, fuel economy and tech at the 2014 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Michigan.

Detroit date for Lexus RC F

2014-01-10 09:40

Lexus will reveal its RC F coupe at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit on January 14. Take an early look, courtesy of a Wheels24 image gallery...

More Corvettes for Detroit show

2014-01-08 08:23

General Motors will reveal its 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 and C7.R Corvette race car at the upcoming North American International Auto Show in Detroit.

Kia GT4 Stinger for Detroit

2014-01-03 09:56

Kia has created a rather special car for the 2014 Detroit auto show - the GT4 Stinger.

Nissan teases new concept for Detroit

2014-01-03 07:19

Nissan will continue its roll-out of next-generation vehicles with the world debut of its Sport Sedan Concept at the 2014 North American International Auto Show.

50-car parade headed for Detroit

2013-12-19 12:45

A parade of new vehicles and concept from world is on its way to Detroit for the 2014 North American International Auto Show. Organisers have tipped 50 models and concepts will be on display!


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.

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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