On the road during lockdown

Here's what motorists should know.

Meet Smokey Nagata

The man behind the legendary twin-turbo V12 Toyota Supra build.

SA car sales | These are the leading vehicle exporters

Several carmakers who export vehicles from South Africa have suspended production due to the coronavirus, we list the top five vehicle exporters for March.


Precautions to take when you're out on the road during lockdown

2020-04-02 14:00

Citizens venturing out in their cars during the lockdown period will be faced with a different set of circumstances. MasterDrive's Eugene Herbert shares what motorists should be aware of on the roads.

This is what our roads could look like in 2050

2020-04-02 10:00

There's a Tom Cruise festival on television at the moment and one of his film's, Minority Report, is set in 2054 which features autonomous cars, sensors, and cameras that identify people. What could our roads look like in the future?

Editor's pick | New Corolla, driving a Lambo and what to watch - This week's best motoring stories

2020-03-29 06:00

A week South Africa will remember forever as the country locked down in a bid to stop the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. But car-lovers still need their daily dose of petrol; here's a look at this week's best stories.

Netflix has rad car content to watch during the lockdown period

2020-03-27 04:30

As the lockdown period gets underway this week we scrounged around Netflix and picked the best car shows to stream. From Formula 1's Drive to Survive to the Story of a hypercar, binge away.

WATCH | Which SUVs have the best pulling-power?

2020-03-24 15:30

SUVs have been replacing the need to tow a caravan or trailer with a bakkie. Check out which SUV is the best at towing one and a half tonnes.

These four cars offer true self-isolation

2020-03-24 04:30

As governments around the world implore citizens to avoid unnecessary contact with others in order to curb the spread of the coronavirus, we know petrolheads long to be out on the open road.

vw golf gti

The essence of Vrrphaaa: Is the Volkswagen Golf GTI still the ultimate everyday hot hatch?

"For those that enjoy cars, it’s about how they make us feel when we drive them. And the GTI, well it makes me want to drive all the time," says Sean Parker as he tests the Volkswagen Golf '7.5' GTI.

Nissan celebrates Godzilla with GT-R 50th Anniversary Edition

04/09/2019 04:30 Nissan has launched the latest edition of its iconic GT-R to celebrate 50 years of the firm's iconic Skyline GT-R. Sean Parker drove the 408kW Japanese performance car in Gauteng.
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