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...

Industry News

Ignition switch recall: Lawsuits still haunt GM

2015-04-24 11:11

Recall lawsuits, high costs... General Motors' recall of 36 million vehicles in 2014 continue to haunt the company. The company is facing more than 100 lawsuits...

Toyota beats VW, GM for No.1 automaker spot

2015-04-24 11:32

Toyota remains at the top in global vehicles sales after the first quarter in 2015, outpacing Volkswagen and General Motors.

Toyota to expand in China, Mexico

2015-04-16 07:53

Toyota announced it will construct plants in Mexico and China, ending a three-year pause from such ambitions following global recalls.

Need parts? JLR to launch heritage division

2015-04-14 09:03

Jaguar Land Rover is set to launch its new Land Rover Heritage division. The automaker will offer original Land Rover parts for models that have been out of production for more than a decade.

BMW i8 wins World Green Car title

2015-04-10 07:51

The fresh-to-SA BMW i8 has taken the title World Green Car. Its combination of plug-in hybrid-drive technology and design made it the hot favourite.

Jeep UK sales go into hyperdrive

2015-04-10 07:38

Jeep says its growing momentum in the UK continues as figures show it is outselling any other vehicle and is the fastest-growing car brand.

Nicholls gets top post at GM Sub-Sahara

2015-04-07 16:38

General Motors calls Africa the 'next frontier for growth in automotive industry'. To help secure its future, it has appointed Ian Nicholls as president and managing director of GM South Africa and Sub-Saharan Africa.

BMW turns to the key market to sell i3

2015-04-02 14:48

Now - in Japan at least - you can buy a BMW i3 battery-car at the touch of a key... the ENTER key on a computer keyboard. Amazon strikes again...

Rental market killing SA car sales

2015-04-02 11:24

'Consumer demand is holding steady and buyers are still visiting showrooms,' says WesBank despite vehicle sales in SA experiencing virtually no growth in March 2015.

Merc pick-up on way - 60 years behind SA

2015-04-01 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.

Toyota considers shared-parts strategy

2015-03-27 11:36

A Toyota plan to overhaul production and slash development costs has been described as crucial to navigating "drastic changes".

Clarkson row: Top Gear producer quits

24-04-2015 07:23 There has been further fallout from the BBC's sacking of Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson, as a producer of the top-rated motoring show announced he was leaving.

Inside Wheels24

Next-gen Toyota Hilux spotted in action!

Toyota is testing what will become its eighth-generation Toyota Hilux. Check out spy images of the new bakkie action!

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