Porsche Macan: We drive it in Arabia

'Sports car' and 'SUV' don’t go together yet Porsche has managed it with the Macan. Wheels24 traveled to Dubai.

Kia unwraps K4 at Beijing auto show

Kia's K4 turned heads at the 2014 Beijing International Auto Show but Kia SA says the car won't be on its showroom floors.

Industry News

The car with a lifetime guarantee

2014-04-22 14:20

The Hupmobile. Probably the only car ever sold - or likely to be sold - with a 'lifetime guarantee'. DAVE FALL takes an amble through history with the once-famous 'Hup'.

Whitmarsh: R100m from McLaren?

2014-04-22 08:31

Former McLaren Formula 1 boss Martin Whitmarsh might have been ousted but now he could walk away with a very hefty severance package.

BMW to recall over 3000 cars in SA

2014-04-14 14:02

BMW is recalling nearly half a million vehicles due to a possible engine-bolt defect. South African owners are affected!

GM engineers 'on leave' in recall case

2014-04-10 14:56

GM has reportedly placed two of its engineers on paid leave while a lawyer has been hired to determine why the automaker was so slow in recalling 1.6-million cars in the US that have been tied to 13 deaths.

Hilux, Yaris in giant Toyota recall

2014-04-09 11:19

Toyota will recall 6.39-million vehicles for faults ranging from steering issues to seats in the automaker's second-largest recall yet. South Africa is affected!

GM's Barra 'apologises' for 13 deaths

2014-04-02 08:47

General Motors’ Mary Barra apologised to the families of 13 victims, who were killed due to allegedly faulty ignition switches in their vehicles, and said the automaker had a "civic responsibility to make things right”.

SA vehicle sales on the up?

2014-04-02 08:27

New vehicle sales for March held up reasonably well and were virtually unchanged compared to the same period in 2013, reports the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of SA.

Suzuki SA: Finally one big family

2014-04-01 15:08

Suzuki South Africa has announced that it will be integrating all of its divisions into a single business entity.

Mahindra SA parts store 'world-class'

2014-03-26 09:21

Mahindra SA will, it claims, provide world-class parts distribution now as it relocates its parts operation to Ekurhuleni. The aim: a 99.7% first-pick parts supply.

Toyota execs to dodge jail?

2014-03-25 10:11

Toyota will pay the equivalent of R13-billion to settle accusations that it sought to cover up an accelerator problem in Toyota and Lexus vehicles. Lawyer's believe it's unlikely anyone will go to jail...

Brits go solo on Bentley W12 build

2014-03-20 10:43

Volkswagen has put Bentley in charge of building ALL its magnificent W12 engines as from 2015 - creating 100 UK jobs but shutting down the parallel German operation.

FIRST LOOK: Merc's 911-fighter

16/04/2014 10:34 Mercedes-Benz gives us a sneak peek at the interior of its new roadster set to take on the Porsche 911 - the AMG GT.


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.

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300SL Roadster: An automotive Easter bunny

Wheels24 columnist DAVE FALL takes a light-hearted look at what he considers to be one of the best looking cars yet – a 1957 Mercedes-Benz 300SL Roadster. What would your 'dream car' be?

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