--
 
Would you want to pump your own fuel?

‘One of the strangest things about driving overseas, is having to pump your own fuel. Would you want to?’ asks Lance Branquinho.

Best-selling vehicles in SA

With the new year in full swing, we take a look at some of the top-selling vehicles in SA by segment for December 2017.

Environmental Wheels

New Urus for SA: Lamborghini aims to release hybrid super cars

2017-12-06 06:02

Lamborghini plans to release hybrid super cars in the near future, said its chairman and CEO Stefano Domenicali following the launch of its new Urus SUV.

BMW, Mercedes and Porsche to be fined $63-million in emission rule breaches

2017-11-12 09:40

South Korea plans to hit Mercedes-Benz, BMW and Porsche with a total of $63-million in fines for violating emission rules, its environment ministry said.

EU pushes cut in car emissions, boost for electric vehicles

2017-11-08 21:55

The European Commission is pushing a plan that would reduce car-generated carbon dioxide emissions by 30% by 2030, and boost electric car use by making them cheaper and easier to charge

Slovenia sets tough emissions limits for cars

2017-10-13 08:33

Slovenia announced Thursday tough new rules for new petrol and diesel cars, saying that only those with much lower emissions than now can be registered from 2030.

Paris wants to phase out diesel cars by 2024

2017-10-12 14:20

Paris city authorities said on Thursday they aimed to phase out the use of diesel cars by the time the French capital hosts the Olympics in 2024, and petrol cars by 2030.

VW aims to sell 1.5 million electric cars in China by 2025

2017-09-14 08:52

Volkswagen is aiming to sell 1.5 million electric cars in China by 2025, seeking to capitalise as Beijing mulls a clampdown on polluting vehicles.

China to ban petrol cars, boosting electric vehicles

2017-09-11 07:19

China, the world's biggest auto market, is considering a ban on fossil fuel cars in a major boost to the production of electric vehicles as it seeks to ease pollution.

SEE: Automakers to face toughest emissions tests yet

2017-09-01 08:26

European motorists are set to benefit from more realistic emissions and fuel economy performance data following two new EU car tests.

BMW to focus on electric, green cars: New i8 Roadster, Mini E and electric X3 on way

2017-07-26 14:35

BMW will focus on electric and hybrid vehicles as the automaker expands its green car range - in the works are the new Mini E, i8 Roadster and battery-powered X3.

'Clean cars' will save us from climate change deniers

2017-07-26 11:11

The world is turning to clean energy and so is the car industry, ignoring Trump and his climate change deniers.

Volvo to go all-electric: Every new model 'to feature an EV'

2017-07-05 08:53

'Every new Volvo launched from 2019 onwards will feature an electric motor,' says the Swedish automaker as it announces its new electric car focus.

Volvo named one of the world’s most ethical companies

13/02/2018 11:56 Volvo Cars, has been recognised by the Ethisphere Institute, as a winner in its 2018 World’s Most Ethical Company awards.
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.