Jaguar F-Type gets all-wheel drive

Jaguar’s F-Type sports car now has electric power-assistance for its steering across the range, which is cool, and an F-Type R Coupe with intelligent all-wheel drive, which is HOT!

SA-bound Lexus RC F: Performance for all

Lexus has produced its most powerful V8 road car yet. Get ready for the new SA-bound RC F, a high-performance car for any enthusiast. Or racetrack...

Industry News

Honda admits not reporting car deaths

2014-11-25 12:49

Automaker Honda has admitted to an inquiry that it failed to report 1700 incidents involving death or injury for three years - and Takata crash bags are again involved.

VW SA boss Powels heading for Brazil

2014-11-24 15:03

Volkswagen South Africa's managing director bids the company farewell after 25 years as he moves to head up VW Brazil.

Lexus recall: 423 000 over fuel leaks

2014-11-21 19:53

Toyota has launched a recall of nearly 423,000 Lexus cars because of a claim that fuel leaks can cause fires. Some South African owners have been affected.

Now it's run-flats for everybody

2014-11-17 14:20

Run-flat tyres are at last available for mass-market cars and no longer just as a standard item for premium cars. Meet Bridgestone's new DriveGuards.

Subaru, Suzuki scare: SA owners safe

2014-11-17 13:06

Subaru South Africa and Suzuki South Africa have reassured owners that local vehicles are not affected in the global recall.

French unite to continue SA investment

2014-11-14 11:37

Peugeot Citroen South Africa has reshuffled its corporate structure to streamline its organisation.

Killer airbags: Takata faces US probe

2014-11-14 08:27

Takata has confirmed that US justice authorities have opened a criminal investigation into the embattled Japanese company and its exploding air bags that have been linked to five deaths.

What a gas! It's an Xmas bonus for all

2014-11-13 14:29

Falling, falling... the story in the US for nearly 50 consecutive days. An unleaded litre now costs R8.70 - a boon not only for business transport costs but also consumer spending.

'Virtual wallets' keep Indian Uber alive

2014-11-13 14:06

Controversial taxi-hailing app Uber has changed its payment method for Indian customers - a virtual wallet linked to their bank cards.

Timeline: Global car crash-bag crisis

2014-11-13 10:26

Defective car crash-bags produced by Japanese firm Takata have affected thousands of vehicles, including some sold in SA. Follow the six-year 'exploding-bag' saga!

SA hit by global defective airbag crisis

2014-11-12 09:30

The Takata corporation, a Japanese vehicle parts maker at the centre of a global vehicle recall, is facing a possible criminal probe over an airbag defect linked to several deaths. Thousands of SA vehicles are affected!

W Cape shocker: 582 pedestrians killed

24-11-2014 13:00 The Western Cape provincial government has released another video in its Crash Witness road-camera series, this one highlighting where 582 people were killed through 2013. GRAPHIC SCENES

Inside Wheels24

Bellissimo! We drive new SA-bound 500X

Fiat's morphed its little 500 into a rugged, stylish crossover - the 500X. Wheels24's SERGIO DAVIDS went to Italy to drive the car on Fiat's proving ground and says Fiat's gone wild!

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