Merc's X-Class bakkie gets axed

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

Where you shouldn't park your Porsche

This driver could not have been very thrilled about landing a pole position.

Nissan Juke

WATCH | Six car names with strange stories behind them

Vehicles across the board have all featured names from various sources. Though some are easy to understand, there are a few strange origins on occasion. Here are a handful of those oddities...


WATCH | BMW M8 Competition vs M5 Competition

2020-02-17 12:30

The M8 Competition and M5 Competition share the same engine, have a weight difference of 15kg and put their power down via all four wheels. Find out which one will win in a drag race.

WATCH | 'Mr Johnny' is a Bangkok taxi driver who dreams of owning a Porsche Cayenne

2020-02-14 04:30

'Mr. Johnny' dreams of a Porsche Cayenne. Now he drives a Toyota taxi in Bangkok, full of his daughter's paintings and German football stickers. He's made it his own, but he still answers to his 'real boss' - his wife.

WATCH | Why this reader prefers his old 'happy' Mazda MX-5 over the latest hard-top version

2020-02-12 04:30

Although the new Mazda MX-5 RF is a sporty and fun car to drive, Wheels24 reader Clyde Cyster says he'd still pick his old Miata over it. Any day.

WATCH | Is this the world's fastest camera car?

2020-02-11 15:00

The brief wasn't that simple. What car would be fast enough to keep up when you filming the 2020 Nissan GT-R Nismo edition? Well here it is.

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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