20+ vehicles hit by tanker in Alberton

More than 20 vehicles have been hit by a petrol tanker which has gone out of control on the N12 in Alberton.

Van der Linde wins ADAC GT Masters

SA motorsport teen Kelvin van der Linde and team mate Rene Rast have won the ADAC GT Masters 2014 title in Germany on Sunday.

Industry News

Automakers urged to repair 'exploding' air bags

2014-10-21 10:01

US authorities on Monday urged owners of vehicles with potentially deadly defective Takata air bags to seek repairs. The recall involves Toyota, Honda, Mazda, BMW, Nissan and General Motors.

Is govt going to play the Joule joke again?

2014-10-15 15:08

South Africa's first electric car, the Joule, has not been completely abandoned. According to local government, prototypes are being used to "support local component manufacturing associated with electric vehicles".

UPDATE: Toyota SA responds to global recall

2014-10-15 10:39

Toyota has issued a global recall of 1.75-million vehicles to correct brake and other problems that pose a fire risk. Find out which South African Toyota and Lexus cars are affected...

Auto plants show road to Bosnian peace

2014-10-13 09:55

In what was not long ago a bloody war zone over ethnic differences the auto industry has moved into Bosnia-Hercegovina with factories that don't care about an employee's religion or ethnicity.

Autumn Nissan Leaf flurry lifts UK sales

2014-10-08 10:33

The most popular battery car, Nissan's Leaf, has exceeded expectations in the UK by breaking national and European records in a flurry of autumnal sales. There's good news for SA, too...

UK joins SA in September sales boom

2014-10-07 08:05

September seems to be a good month for car sales. Not only did South Africa have a good one but the UK has had its best sales in 10 years.

Reader response: SA's online car platforms

2014-10-06 10:02

Wheels24 reader HILTON CARROL responds to Gumtree head Jeff Osborne's recent column on Wheels24 - and shares his views on SA's online vehicle sales platforms.

Tesla shares rev after mystery tweet

2014-10-03 10:06

Tesla Motors' share price raced higher on Thursday, after founder Elon Musk tantalised fans via Twitter with a hint that the battery-car company was about to unveil a new model.

Super September for SA car sales

2014-10-02 08:17

Vehicle sales in September 2014 "showed a substantial improvement", Naamsa reports, despite poor economic growth and high pressure on personal disposable income,

How online platforms have failed the car industry

2014-10-02 08:08

Gumtree boss JEFF OSBORNE has written this feature for Wheels24 to shares his views on how traditional online car platforms have failed the motor industry... learn from the expert!

Price turnaround for SA used-car market?

2014-10-01 13:38

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.'

Win a home theatre system worth R4000!

15/10/2014 14:25 Stand a chance to win a home theatre system to the value of R4000 with Powerflow exhausts Sound of Summer giveaway.

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

E-toll protesters burn bills on coffin

'Today we bury a stillborn!' So said Cosatu representatives during a freeway protest in Gauteng during which e-toll account letters were burned on an empty coffin. (VIDEO)

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