SA-bound R8 to be unleashed at Geneva

Audi's second-generation R8 will make its debut at the 2015 Geneva auto show. The new V10-powered R8 will arrive in South Africa in 2016! GALLERY

Geneva world premiere for AMG GT3 racer

The 2015 European racing season is about to open and AMG's weapon of choice for GT3 racing will be a hotter version of its V8 AMG GT.

Industry News

Toyota i-Road trike joining car-sharing

2015-02-27 10:48

Toyota's i-Road, a compact battery-powered trike, will enter a new car-sharing scheme in Tokyo, Japan, in April. The little i-Road has already been rolled out in France. GALLERY

Exploding crash-bags: Rocket science?

2015-02-27 07:59

Ten automakers whose vehicles have been recalled due to exploding crash bags have hired a rocket science company to investigate.

BMW's millionth 3 Series leaves Rosslyn

2015-02-26 17:31

BMW's one-millionth 3 Series sedan has rolled off its Rosslyn assembly line in Pretoria.

Fleet bosses ponder fuel-efficiency

2015-02-26 12:43

Finance minister Nhlanhla Nene's announcement about substantial increases in fuel levies in his 2015 Budget Speech has set a cat among the pigeons.

First-aid skill: Save a life on the road

2015-02-26 12:43

Any driver who knows basic first-aid will be able to help a fellow road-user in an emergency - you could even save a life...

Swatch mulls battery-car market again

2015-02-26 08:57

Swiss watchmaker Swatch plans to develop a power cell for vehicles and wants to become one of the world's leading producers of advanced batteries.

5m cars re-sold before recall repairs

2015-02-25 12:55

Leaky brake lines, faulty crash bags... a study reveals millions of used cars affected by safety recalls were sold in 2014 without the recall fault(s) having been fixed.

US to fine crash-bag maker R163 000/day

2015-02-24 08:09

The US will fine Japanese air-bag maker Takata the equivalent of R163 000 a day for failing to co-operate in a safety probe.

SA Mercs included in global 'fire' recall

2015-02-24 07:29

Mercedes-Benz is is recalling more than 147 000 models to resolve an engine issue that could result in a fire. SA owners are also affected.

Merc SA building trade academy for city

2015-02-20 13:56

Mercedes-Benz and the South African Treasury have formed a partnership in a job-creation initiative by establishing a learning academy in East London.

SA photographer shoots new Lexus NX

2015-02-16 11:32

Lexus says the undeniable talent of one of SA's top photographers, Merwelene van der Merwe has led to exciting images of the new Lexus NX.

BMW goes electric - i3 launched in SA

26-02-2015 06:09 Think with the numbers or think with your heart - either will pay off if you opt to buy into BMW's new electric i3, says LES STEPHENSON after a drive.

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Toyota i-Road trike joining car-sharing

Toyota's i-Road, a compact battery-powered trike, will enter a new car-sharing scheme in Tokyo, Japan, in April. The little i-Road has already been rolled out in France. GALLERY

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