SA-bound R8 to be unleashed at Geneva

Audi's second-generation R8 will make its debut at the 2015 Geneva auto show. The new V10-powered R8 will arrive in South Africa in 2016! GALLERY

Geneva world premiere for AMG GT3 racer

The 2015 European racing season is about to open and AMG's weapon of choice for GT3 racing will be a hotter version of its V8 AMG GT.

Environmental

BMW goes electric - i3 launched in SA

2015-02-26 06:09

Think with the numbers or think with your heart - either will pay off if you opt to buy into BMW's new electric i3, says LES STEPHENSON after a drive.

Ford committed to African environment

2015-02-18 10:44

Ford has announced the expansion of its Ford Wildlife Foundation into Africa. The automaker says its 'employees and dealers' have an 'obligation to help secure our natural resources.'

Rinspeed: Inside look at autonomous cars

2015-02-17 11:57

The Swiss ideas factory Rinspeed are giving concrete thought about how automated private transport will transform the world.

Japan: More EV points than fuel stations

2015-02-17 10:46

The number's a trifle misleading but Japan now has more battery-car plug-in spots, public and private, than fuel stations.

Audi's first three-cylinder for spruced A1

2015-02-17 08:54

Audi's revised A1 and A1 Sportback will arrive in South Africa in May 2015 sporting the automaker's first three-cylinder engine - a one-litre to replace the 1.2.

Driverless-car tests start in 4 cities

2015-02-11 12:09

A UK road-safety charity has hailed the launch of driverless vehicle trials in the UK as an exciting step towards ending road deaths.

Toyota wants batteries back - all of 'em

2015-02-10 06:52

Toyota/Lexus say the batteries used in their hybrid vehicles can last longer than the vehicles themselves - but, eventually, they have to be harvested.

Going bush? Take these safety tips along

2015-01-24 05:56

Few things can beat the exhilaration of a safari game drive, says Arrive Alive, but safety is imperative. Here are some useful driving tips...

New cycle tech 'talks' to passing cars

2015-01-16 10:58

Cars and bicycles talking to each other? Now there's the possibility of the two communicating through a special helmet. Would you use it in SA?

3-D printed electric car ready to ride

2015-01-16 08:24

The world's first3-D printed car is ready for production and could be in your driveway as soon as later in 2015. Well, if you live in the US...

Scrabble is on for Mirai fuel-cell car

2015-01-16 05:16

Toyota has received hunreds of orders for its first mass-market hydrogen fuel-cell car. It planned on selling 400 in Japan over a year but now...

BMW goes electric - i3 launched in SA

26-02-2015 06:09 Think with the numbers or think with your heart - either will pay off if you opt to buy into BMW's new electric i3, says LES STEPHENSON after a drive.

Inside Wheels24

Toyota i-Road trike joining car-sharing

Toyota's i-Road, a compact battery-powered trike, will enter a new car-sharing scheme in Tokyo, Japan, in April. The little i-Road has already been rolled out in France. GALLERY

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