New Sasol GTC cars set for thrills

The iconic Grand Prix Circuit will present a new challenge to the GTC drivers as they tackle the country’s fastest racetrack on June 16.

Suzuki’s new Swift hatch and sedan in SA

Suzuki kicks off its new model assault with an all new Swift hatchback and standalone sedan called the Dzire.

Levante SUV takes the cake: Here's how many cars Maserati has sold to date in SA

Every now and then you could spot a Maserati on the road, but just what do their monthly selling units look like? Here is a list of all the brand's models and unit sales each month.


Fatal Distractions - 5 major cellphone motoring safety issues that could cost your life

2018-06-21 12:42

Safe driving demands concentration but technology is only increasing the number of ways drivers can lose focus on the road ahead.

Reduce your fuel bill and save your life at the same time by pumping up your tyres

2018-06-21 07:30

'It's estimated that at least a quarter of drivers have one or more under-inflated tyres on their vehicle. This is not only dangerous, but wasteful,' according to Jeff Osborne, Head of Gumtree Automotive.

School holiday run: 7 road trip items you can't afford to forget

2018-06-21 07:20

The June school holidays have arrived and it is time to plan your next road trip. Here are seven items you can't afford to forget.

Defective airbags, vehicles on fire... Why are so many cars being recalled in SA?

2018-06-21 07:00

From the Takata's ongoing airbag crisis affecting to more recent cases of vehicle setting on fire, vehicle recalls have left many motorists concerned whether cars are becoming more dangerous and if so, why?

Want to drive a retro Delorean or that exotic Corvette you've only seen abroad? Here's what you need to know about importing a vehicle into SA

2018-06-21 06:30

Have you dreamed about owning a Delorean from 'Back to the Future'? Maybe you favour American muscle cars? Here's what you need to know about importing a vehicle to South Africa.

Understanding your car's lifespan: O2 sensors – what are they and how long do they last?

2018-06-21 06:00

Stricter environmental controls and the requirement to create less pollution has led to far more complex automotive exhaust systems. Your car could have one or more oxygen sensors fitted.

Tesla sues ex-employee alleging data theft, leaks: Long list of organisations that "want Tesla to die" - Musk

2018-06-20 21:17

A former employee hacked into computers at Tesla's Nevada battery factory, stole confidential information and combined it with falsehoods in leaks to the media, the electric automaker alleged in a federal lawsuit.

Mercedes' most powerful bakkie, Using cassette tapes as 'Google Maps': Here's your midweek motoring wrap

2018-06-20 20:00

Keeping your kids safe and Mercedes-Benz' most powerful bakkie yet are just some of the stories making headlines today. Here is your full midweek motoring wrap.

Bavarian battle: BMW, Audi car sales in SA

07/03/2018 09:43 'They might be neighbours in Germany but they are bitter rivals here. Is the junior German luxury brand gaining on BMW in SA?' asks Lance Branquinho as he compares BMW and Audi's local sales.
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