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What you should know about Turbodiesels

South African motorists were rather late to arrive at the performance/economy party that is the modern turbodiesel engine.

What does your car say about you?

The vehicle you drive could have a direct baring on your personality. Take a look...

Car Industry News

Audi to give 850 000 diesel cars 'emissions-improving' software

2017-07-21 13:46

German automaker Audi says it will fit up to 850 000 diesel cars with new software to improve their emissions performance, following a similar move by rival Daimler.

Panel approves bill to boost testing of self-driving cars

2017-07-21 09:35

A House subcommittee has approved legislation designed to allow automakers to increase the testing of self-driving cars on US roads.

Lawsuit claims Uber discriminates against wheelchair riders

2017-07-20 10:05

A nonprofit organisation has filed a class-action lawsuit against Uber, claiming the ride-hailing service discriminates against New York City riders with disabilities.

Daimler to recall 3 million diesel-powered cars

2017-07-18 21:50

German luxury car maker Daimler, which is being investigated for alleged emissions cheating, announced a voluntary recall of more than three million Mercedes-Benz diesel vehicles in Europe.

Mazda extends defective airbag recall: 19 000 SA cars could be affected

2017-07-17 09:21

'It has been recorded that an additional estimated 19 000 units are affected in South Africa,' says Mazda SA as it extends its recall of defective Takata airbags.

Honda recalls 1.2 million cars, citing 'faulty battery sensors'

2017-07-17 08:01

Honda announced a recall of 1.2 million cars, following four engine compartment fires linked to faulty battery sensors.

Elon Musk talks cars and humanity's fate

2017-07-17 07:39

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has warned a bipartisan gathering of US governors that more regulation is needed of artificial intelligence because it's a 'fundamental risk to the existence of human civilization'.

Emissions probe: Authorities to investigate Daimler

2017-07-17 07:30

The German Transport Ministry says the country's motor transport authority will examine cars made by Daimler amid an investigation into suspected manipulation of diesel emissions controls.

Daimler manipulated emissions in one million cars - report

2017-07-13 19:28

German luxury automaker Daimler manipulated the engines of about one million diesel vehicles to make them appear less polluting, reports German newspaper Sueddeutsche Zeitung.

2018 North American Car of the Year: Tesla Model 3 only 'US' car in contention

2017-07-12 08:42

Tesla's Model 3 could be crowned the 2018 North American Car of the Year in a group dominated by Japanese and German vehicles in the US.

Record sales for Porsche: More than 126 000 sold so far in 2017

2017-07-11 12:45

With 126 497 vehicles sold in the first six months, Porsche could be set for another record year in 2017.

Arrived in SA: Mercedes lifts lid on C-Class cabriolet

19/10/2016 14:12 Mercedes-Benz' C-Class Cabriolet has finally arrived in South Africa, we have prices, details and a gallery.

Inside Wheels24

This is how many cars Porsche SA sold in 2017 so far

Porsche could be set for another record year as it has sold more than 120 000 models in 2017. But what about local sales? We list Porsche SA's top-selling models so far this year.

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