2013 European, Japanese and World Car of the Year; 500 000 units sold... VW's Golf has had a fantastic 2013. What's more, the range will receive four new derivatives!
It pays to have an office overlooking one of SA’s prime advertising film spots. Wheels24 spotted Opel’s new city-slicker in Cape Town – the Adam.
NOT JUST A PRETTY FACE: Ford's new Ranger has taken the lead in our Reader Car of the Year poll. Will Kia's Rio take the top spot again or will see a late surge from fans of the BMW 3 Series?
The heart and soul of the Toyota way.
CAPE TOWN - The 2013 SA Car of Year finalists were chosen by a limited number of South African motoring writers who have narrowed the list down from hundreds to 12 models. Vehicles will be judged in the metal in February 2013 for their aesthetics, build quality, ergonomics, fuel consumption, safety, handling, performance and - most important - value for money.The winner will be announced in March 2013. RANGER EDGES AHEADCurrently our voting booth has garnered 12729 votes as readers vote for their Car of the Year.Ford's Ranger is in the lead with 3595 followed by the Kia Rio (2663) and BMW 3 Series (1495).Toyota's 86 is in fourth place with 1186 votes followed by the Hyundai i30 (994) and Range Rover Evoque (987) in fifth and sixth place respectively.In last place is Toyota's Yaris hybrid with 134 votes.Current Reader Car of the Year standings: 1 2012 Ford Ranger 3.2 XLT 4X4 Double Cab Diesel AT 3595 votes2 2012 Kia Rio 1.4 TEC Hatch MT 2663 votes3 2012 BMW 3 Series 320i Automatic 1495 votes4 2012 Toyota 86 High Spec 6MT 1186 votes5 2012 Hyundai i30 1.8 Executive 994 votes6 2012 Range Rover Evoque Si4 Dynamic 5-door 987 votes 7 2012 Mercedes-Benz B 180 CDI BlueEFFICIENCY 405 votes8 2012 Porsche Boxster 456 votes9 2012 Nissan Juke 1.6 DIG-T Tekna (Leather) 373 votes11 2012 Opel Meriva 1.4T Cosmo 201 votes 10 2012 Lexus GS 350 EX 240 votes 12 2012 Toyota Yaris 1.5 HSD Xs 134 votesFinalists' image galleryTell your friends and local motoring clubs to back their brand by voting for their Coty favourite.Share your thoughts in our Readers' Comments below. Which vehicle should be crowned the 2013 Car of the Year? Email us and we'll publish your feelings on Wheels24.Check out our home page voting booth where you can vote for you favourite ride in our Readers' Car of the Year.
Extended families mean more luggage for road trips... Be it prams, more bags, toys or bicycles, trailers come in handy. KAREN ENGELBRECHT shares everything you need to know to tow like a pro.
Former Formula 1 driver Robert Kubica will contest all 13 rounds of 2014's World Rally championship in an M-Sport Ford Fiesta.
Read Wheels24’s Comments Policy
24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.
WATCH as a Landy treks 850km through a sand desert at full speed!
SANRAL is claiming double the number of actual e-tag sales, says Outa.
We drive the new Toyota Land Cruiser Prado through the Namibia desert.
Drinking and driving could cost you your job... and everything else.
Legless biker Bushy McKelvey did 2 267km in 24 hours.
Audi SA has launched a new model. Meet the A3 sedan.
We asked and you voted, find out how our readers' SA Car of the Year poll is shaping up!
Volvo hopes to unleash 100 autonomous cars in Sweden. Will this work in SA?
2013 European, Japanese and World Car of the Year; 500 000 units sold... VW's Golf has had a fantastic 2013. What's more, the model range is about to get four new derivatives!
Every year California-based Ethical Traveler chooses up-and-coming destinations with strong environmental and human rights records. Check out the top 10 destinations for 2014.
America's first Ford Mustang is celebrating its 50th birthday with a new design and plans to go global. And it's headed for South Africa!
Wheels24 on your mobile phone
Get your very own free blog
The latest headlines delivered to you
Sign up to Newsletters