How to buy a classic motorcycle in SA?

'There are a few things you need to consider,’ writes bike guru Dries Van der Walt.

Top family cars in SA

Wheels24's Janine Van der Post has gone from a 'SpeedQueen' to a supermom. Check out her list of top family cars.

BMW exploring state aid?

2009-01-20 11:03

Eva Kuehnen

Frankfurt - Germany's BMW, the world's largest premium car maker, is looking into applying for state guarantees to back up its borrowings, the Bild Zeitung newspaper reported on Tuesday.

BMW was not immediately available for comment on the report.

The car maker would become the second manufacturer in Germany to seek state aid after Volkswagen sought guarantees for its financial divisions to cover refinancing of car loans in December.

Germany's carmakers are suffering from collapsing global demand.


Inside Wheels24

Opel Astra 1.4T Enjoy auto – understated and smart new hatch

When it comes to the mid-size hatchback choice, there are a few default choices, a few bland ones… and some often overlooked cars. The Opel Astra hatch is an example of the latter, writes David Swanepoel. - Sponsored

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.