Suzuki Vitara 1.4 Turbo Review: Bringing The Fizz

The Suzuki Vitara is a crossover we’ve come to love over the years since it first launched – loved for its composed chassis, well-sorted driving dynamics, predictable handling, pliant ride, and frugal demeanour. But if there was one thing the Vitara was missing, it was fizz. The 1.6-litre naturally aspirated … Read more

BMW M235i xDrive Gran Coupe Review: A BMW Only In Name

The M235i xDrive Gran Coupe sounds like a great way to have your cake and eat it: four doors in a relatively small package, a coupe roofline, and a straight-six powering the rear wheels. Except that BMW decided not to get any of these things right, besides maybe the sizing. … Read more

Suzuki Ignis Review: A Budget Car Only In Price

1.3kviewsThe Ignis name is not a new one for Japanese brand, Suzuki. In fact, the first generation debuted back in 2000 as an almost Kei-sized mini crossover. Suzuki rebooted it for 2016 with similar packaging, and with a budget-friendly price, legendary reliability, and incredibly low running costs, not to mention … Read more

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Shootout: Suzuki Swift Sport vs Opel Corsa GSi

1.7kviewsHot hatches have seemingly fallen from grace in South Africa, with a single badge being the reason for it all. If it doesn’t wear the letters ‘GTI’ on its bum, the South African public won’t pay for it. It’s the reason we no longer see full-fat hot hatches like the … Read more

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Ferrari F8 Tributo Touches Down in SA

1.2kviewsJust three and a half short months after Ferrari unveiled it at the Geneva Motor Show, the Ferrari F8 Tributo has made its South African debut to members of media at a local press gathering at their Fourways showroom in Johannesburg. The successor to the 488 GTB, and quite literally … Read more

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Formula 1 Legend, Niki Lauda, has Died at 70

It’s a sad day for Formula 1 fans and petrolheads alike, as in the early hours of this morning it was announced that the legendary Formula 1 driver, Niki Lauda, had died at 70 years of age due to complications believed to be linked to kidney failure. The Formula 1 … Read more

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BMW Unveils X3 M, X4 M, and Competition Models

BMW has unveiled the X3 M, X4 M, and the Competition variants of both, now packing BMW’s most powerful ever inline-6 engine too in the hopes of crushing the Alfa Romeo Stelvio QV and Mercedes-AMG GLC 63 S.

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TEASED: 2020 MINI John Cooper Works GP with confirmed 220kW+

The MINI brand has evolved from what it once was. Whether their increase in size is to your liking or not, there’s one thing they haven’t compromised on, and that’s that when they build hot versions, they make them really hot! Take previous iterations of the MINI John Cooper Works, or JCW, that have been fire-breathing street racers in compact shells. Well, for 2020 MINI’s turning the heat up and has confirmed power outputs of 220kW for the 2020 MINI John Cooper Works GP.

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Top 12: Most Exciting Cars Landing In South Africa In 2019

1.3kviews2019 could potentially be one of the best ‘car years’ we’ve had in a long time, with fresh debuts like the new GR Supra and Ford Mustang GT500 already taking place less than two weeks into the Earth’s most recent trip around the sun.  To show just what an exciting … Read more

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Toyota Supra Returns – A90 GR Supra Unveiled

Few things take as long to arrive as the fifth generation Toyota Supra has.  In the automotive world, it’s tough to keep things secret, so for years now, Toyota hasn’t even tried.  They admitted several years ago that a new sports car was in the works through their partnership with … Read more