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.

Vernon Philander

SA's Vernon Philander is an undercover petrolhead: We drive his Mercedes C63 AMG

Cricket star Vernon Philander loves his cars and owns one that I've been fascinated with since I was a teenager: the Mercedes-Benz W204 C63. And it's far from standard.


LISTEN | Petrolheads test your knowledge in the 'guess the car' challenge

2020-06-30 09:00

It's time for another 'guess the car' episode where you test your knowledge by listening to only the exhaust note of a car, and try to fathom which one it belongs to.

Drag race | BMW M340i vs Audi RS4

2020-06-29 12:30

It's a station wagon showdown in this drag race as the BMW M340i lines up against the more powerful Audi RS4. Trust us, you don't want to miss this race.

Before the sporty GRMN Yaris, Toyota had a rare 1.8-litre version we all loved

2020-06-25 08:45

Not until recently, with the introduction of the GRMN version, has the Yaris ever been considered as a performance option for the masses. But back in 2005 Toyota released an uber rare 1.8-litre version.

Four-door V8 missile drag race: Audi RS7 Sportback vs AMG GT 63 S

2020-06-22 12:15

Watch two German V8-powered four-door performance cars, Audi RS7 Sportback and Mercedes-AMG GT 63 S, battle in a drag race to see which is quickest.

Pimp your Dad’s ride this Father’s Day

2020-06-21 07:30

For those of us whose fathers consider themselves petrolheads but don't have something sporty in the garage, here's some inspiration to help you customise their ride.

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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