Quirky mods: Tiger tails, dancing Elvis?

Musical air-horns, a tiger's tail on your petrol cap, a gyrating Elvis doll for your dashboard... Wheels24 columnist DAVE FALL reflects on quirky car-modifications through the years.

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

Industry News

Toyota Darv: Smart car, safer driving

2014-07-24 11:10

Toyota is developing technology that will 'score' driving behaviour in its cars in the hope that it will encourage safer driving.

Fiesta tops Escort for UK record sales

2014-07-24 09:58

Ford Fiesta sales in Britain have reached an historic record number - even overtaking the stratospheric sales number generated by the Ford Escort.

Ignition recall for 792 000 Jeeps

2014-07-23 08:25

Chrysler has been hit by another recall, this time 792 300 Jeep Commander and Grand Cherokee sport utility vehicles are affected with a potential ignition-switch problem.

Top design awards for Kia Stinger, Soul

2014-07-18 10:49

Kia has received International Design Excellence Awards for both its radical GT4 Stinger concept and stunning 2014 Soul MPV. Korea leads, OK?

Giant recall for BMW: SA affected

2014-07-16 16:40

BMW is the latest automaker to issue a recall due to faulty airbags made by Takata Corporation. The recall affects 1.6 million cars globally, including about 47 000 in South Africa.

Audi SA: Nearly 10 000 sold despite strikes

2014-07-15 12:33

Despite challenging market conditions, Audi has enjoyed a successful first six months of 2014, with nearly 10 000 vehicles sold in South Africa from January to June.

Has your cat gone missing? It's a US plague

2014-07-14 12:42

Scrap metal dealers are giving away lots of easy cash for the catalytic converters in the US, apparently they're being stolen off cars and sold like hot cakes.

Auto brand loyalty under threat in SA

2014-07-10 10:30

Brand loyalty is not as strong as it used to be here in South Africa. Younger buyers are less likely to do a 'repeat buy' of the same brand, according to a survey.

Harley recalls 66 000 units for brake-lock

2014-07-10 10:19

Harley-Davidson is recalling 66 421 Touring and Custom Vehicle Operations motorcycles due to a dangerous front brake issue.

Infiniti achieves record sales

2014-07-09 13:15

Luxury automaker Infiniti sold over 100 00 new vehicles globally in the first six months in 2014.

BMW group tops 1-million sales in 2014

2014-07-09 10:35

The BMW Group has reached a new milestone as it breaks its first 1-million mark in sales from January to June 2014.

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!

TOPCAR

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

Deaf driver runs down female zombie

A 'Zombie Walk' in California went wrong horribly wrong when a deaf driver hit and seriously injured a woman.

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