Merc's X-Class bakkie gets axed

Mercedes-Benz will soon cease production of its double-cab bakkie.

SEE | Here's the bakkie of the decade

'Our choice for bakkie of the decade is slow, date and indispensable,' writes Lance Branquinho.


New Kia Sorento breaks cover ahead of 2020 Geneva Motor Show

2020-02-19 09:00

Kia revealed the first official images of its new Sorento ahead of the SUV's first public appearance at the 2020 Geneva International Motor Show.

Ranger, EcoSport and Figo head up Ford’s sales charge in January

2020-02-19 04:30

Ford had a strong start to the year and ended January 2020 as the third best-selling automaker in South Africa.

WATCH | SA-built Nissan NP300 fails crash test against Euro-spec NP300

2020-02-18 15:10

In the first test of its kind, Global NCAP has crashed the best-selling bakkie in Africa, the 2019 Nissan NP300 Hardbody, into a second-hand Nissan Navara NP300

Maserati readies itself for the hybrid and electric car era

2020-02-18 09:30

Italy will remain the only production Maserati facility with the manufacturing of the new electric GranTurismo and GranCabrio to start in 2021.

Driving a Lamborghini, AMG or Range Rover? How to avoid your luxury vehicle being stolen in a clever scam

2020-02-18 08:09

A spate of luxury vehicles have been 'stolen' in South Africa, but owners are literally handing their cars over to criminals in one of the most brazen scams we have ever seen. Here's how not to become a victim...

General Motors scraps Aussie car brand Holden

2020-02-17 06:47

General Motors announced it would scrap struggling Australian car brand Holden, with engineering, design and sales operations to be wound down in the coming months.

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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