Torquing Cars, Suzuki Swift Sport, Suzuki Swift, ZC33S, Opel Corsa GSi

Shootout: Suzuki Swift Sport vs Opel Corsa GSi

1.2kviewsHot 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

627viewsJust 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

Niki Lauda

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.

Cars Launching In South Africa, 2019, Torquing Cars

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

1.2kviews2019 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

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Ford Mustang Bullitt Headed To SA In 2019

347viewsFew cars are as hero-worshipped in pop culture as the Ford Mustang.  It’s the iconic pony car that’s been the face of American muscle for more than half a century both on screen and off, with heroic appearances in too many films to name.  One of the most iconic appearances … Read more

VIDEO – Importance Of Weight Distribution On A Trailer

At some point in your life, you’ll likely have to tow a trailer.  Be it moving house, going on holiday, or for your line of work, chances are it will happen.  But how many of us really know how to tow a trailer correctly?  There are actually many nuances to … Read more

Mitsuoka Rock Star Turns MX-5 Into C2 Corvette

We’ll forgive you if you’ve never heard of Mitsuoka Motors – they are after all a rather small automotive producer from Japan focusing on a rather niche market.  They’re notorious for using other vehicles as a basis and turning them, for the most part, into retro British styled vehicles, reminiscent … Read more