Triumph Tiger 800 XRx: We tweak its tail

There's the Triumph Tiger 800 and then there's the Triumph Tiger XRx - DRIES VAN DER WALT goes with the version with the extra bits....

Mini's AR-eyewear: X-ray specs for cars

Mini is to reveal its take on Google Glass – Augmented Vision goggles that double as a revolutionary head-up display. With x-ray vision...


Tesla boosts power of low-end Model S

2015-04-09 07:38

Tesla is going after BMW and Mercedes buyers by boosting the range of its Model S. It claims it new all-wheel-drive, electric car can travel 335km on a single charge.

Leaf testers falling for battery cars

2015-03-18 10:26

At least 23 people from one neighbourhood are seriously thinking of converting to an electric car after taking part in a mass test of Nissan's Leaf.

CO2: UK in bold move to clean city air

2015-03-13 08:03

New-vehicle retailers in South Africa add a "green tax" to prices. The UK, however, has named 12 cities as 'beacons of ultra-low emissions'.

Pot-hole power: Battery-charging tyre tech

2015-03-05 12:53

Goodyear might have a product that could make use of SA's pothole-riddled roads - a tyre that can absorb bumps and charge your battery!

Goodyear Triple Tube: Future of tyres?

2015-03-05 10:31

Goodyear has revealed its morphing tyre concept that can adapt instantly to road conditions. Is the Triple Tube the tyre of the future? VIDEO

Apple car rumours fuel Geneva debate

2015-03-02 10:11

Reports say the a main talking point at the 2015 Geneva auto show could be a vehicle that may never be - the Apple car.

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.

Merc pick-up on way - 60 years behind SA

01-04-2015 08:24 Mercedes is going into the bakkie business but, as FERDI DE VOS points out, that's nothing new as far as South Africa is concerned.

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Merc's SA-bound bakkie to be built by Nissan

Nissan and Daimler will develop the new Mercedes-Benz one-ton bakkie. The new double-cab is aimed for South Africa!

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