Another Boty review: Yamaha MT-07

Wheels24's biking guru DRIES VAN DER WALT takes time out to review yet another entrant in the 2014 South African Bike of the Year competition - this time Yamaha's MT-07

Smart new move to boost Merc minis

Mercedes-Benz has given its compact Smart ForTwo and ForFour a revamp: More space, more colour, more equipment! It's headed for South Africa - find out when...


Ford future: We interview Moray Callum

2014-07-22 09:35

Wheels24 spoke to Moray Callum, vice-president for design at Ford, during the inaugural African 'Ford Go Further' event at the Sandton Convention Centre. KATHY MALHERBE reports...

Hyundai sets fuel-cell distance record

2014-07-11 13:47

Proof of the pudding, and all that... an Hyundai ix35 powered by electricity generated by a hydrogen fuel cell has covered 700km in Scandinavia - and claimed a world record.

Merc working on talking to robot cars

2014-07-08 06:37

Mercedes-Benz is teaching autonomous cars how to speak. Robotics... will we need a new dictionary soon? Or an electronic translator?

VW's XL1: 'One-litre' miser for R1.78m

2014-06-30 08:31

The first customers of Volkswagen's XL1 took delivery of the automaker's 'one-litre car'. Would you pay nearly R2-million rand for a 0.9-litres/100km car?

Green tech: Man behind Toyota's hybrids

2014-06-27 12:00

Toyota's Eric Dede is one of the driving forces behind the automaker's hybrid technology and his invention could increase hybrid and battery-car efficiency.

UK drivers say 'No!' to sparky cars

2014-06-25 12:17

Most people in the UK do not want to buy a battery car. - though many could be persuaded to do so if various factors were improved or amended.

Fiesta Zetec: 'Most powerful one-litre'

2014-06-19 12:17

Ford is to boost its popular Fiesta family with radical twins – the Zetec Red and Zetec Black Editions. Each has the automaker’s award-winning one-litre EcoBoost engine but tuned - to 103kW!

'World's fastest' battery-car in testing

2014-06-19 12:17

Battery-car maker Detroit Electric is nearly ready to launch what could be the world's fastest sparkycar. It's undergoing final testing in Europe before a production run of 999 units.

Automakers split on 'green car' strategy

2014-06-18 11:15

Global automakers are locked in a showdown similar to the 'video format' war of the 1980's as they bet on which eco-friendly vehicles will prevail in the low-emissions sector.

BMW, Nissan to collaborate on next electric car

2014-06-17 12:16

Nissan and BMW are keen to collaborate on electric cars after Tesla agreed to share its patents with competitors.

London gets serious about eco taxis

2014-06-12 10:43

Electric taxis - they're cleaner, quieter and cheaper to maintain. Imagine being driven around in silence while doing good things for the planet..

Sporty ML Coupe: Merc's X6-fighter spotted

14/07/2014 09:51 Mercedes-Benz will take on BMW's X6 with a 4x4 coupe variant of its own. Check out spy images of the new ML Coupe!


Update: Peugeot 3008

20/01/2012 08:41 Wayne takes his Peugoet 3008 on a journey to discover what more the pudgy Frenchie has to offer.

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Preview: Alfa's stunning 4C at Kyalami

Wheels24 editor LES STEPHENSON gets a taste of the highly-anticipated Alfa Romeo 4C at Kyalami race track. Here's why we're envious...

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