2014 Paris auto show

From new models to future concepts, get all the latest news from the 2014 Paris auto show in October!

'Hey! Where did all my petrol go?'

Are automakers taking car owners for a ride? Are fuel consumption figures just for laughs? DAVE FALL finds out...

Industry News

Price turnaround for SA used-car market?

35 minutes ago

The South African used-car industry could be in for a boost, at least according to the latest TransUnion Vehicle Pricing Index. Both used and new sales could, however, remain 'muted.'

'Hey! Where did all my petrol go?'

2014-09-29 08:35

Are automakers taking car owners for a ride? And are fuel consumption figures just for laughs? DAVE FALL finds out if we're all just being misled?

4x4 Golf: New Alltrack for Paris show

2014-09-26 12:35

Volkswagen will debut an all-wheel drive Golf estate crossover at the 2014 Paris auto show - the Golf Alltrack. We have gallery and details on this latest Golf variant.

'Change' to drive 2015 Joburg auto show

2014-09-26 13:41

The 2015 Johannesburg Motor Show's date has been announced. Here's what to expect at the biggest celebration of motoring in SA.

Giant Chrysler recall: SA units involved

2014-09-26 09:03

Chrysler has recalled almost 350 000 vehicles to fix ignition switches that could cost engine power and braking effort - and units in South Africa are affected. Is one of them yours?

SA vehicle sales decline: Part of a larger trend?

2014-09-18 11:05

Automakers in South Africa are “struggling to move metal and therefore trying to hold prices as much as they can,” writes Keith Dye, chief executive of TransUnion Auto Information Solutions, as local vehicle sales continue to decline.

Back in business: Judge lifts Uber ban

2014-09-17 08:29

A Frankfurt judge has granted a reprieve to Uber, the online taxi service, setting aside a temporary injunction issued earlier in September against the company from operating its car-sharing service in Germany.

Merc launches 'fast-rescue assist'

2014-09-12 13:31

Mercedes-Benz has an incredibly simple way of reducing the time it takes to extract occupants of a car at the scene of a crash - QR stickers. VIDEO

Audi ups the voltage

2014-09-10 10:41

Audi is upping the ante with 48V electrical systems which will be incorporated into future production models to make them cleaner and more efficient.

Toyota unveils latest road-safety tech

2014-09-10 09:34

Lasers, radar, 3D displays - all part of the latest road-safety technology that will be install in Toyota cars in coming years - have been shown at a US tech congress.

1 plant, 2-million Minis in 14 years

2014-09-10 09:34

The Mini has reached another milestone - the automaker has announced that it's built three-million Mini's since 2001 at its plants in England - two-thirds of them in Oxford.

Formula E aims for championship status

01/10/2014 08:00 Organisers of Formula E hope more automakers will join the sport with the aim of making the series a World championship in 2015.


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.

Inside Wheels24

New Suzuki GSX-S1000 range hits Cologne show

Suzuki pulled the wraps off its new GSX-S1000 and GSX-S1000F models at the opening of the 2014 International motorcycle show in Cologne, Germany. Check out its new range!

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