At the North American International Auto Show today, Kia unveiled their latest generation Cerato – known in the US as the Forte – bearing a new design language with more than just a hint of the Kia Stinger’s influence.  Based on the same underpinnings as that of the recently released … Read moreContinue Reading

Hyundai Tucson, Hyundai Tucson 1.6T, Tucson, IX35, Hyundai, Torquing Cars

Hyundai were well ahead of the curve before I think even they knew it.  Before the world got obsessed with crossovers and micro-SUVs, Hyundai released the Hyundai Tucson.  There have been 3 generations since that first model in 2005, with a brief flirting alphanumeric name change to the IX35 in … Read moreContinue Reading

Kia has recently released a mid-life refresh of the ever popular Rio super-mini.  But despite the tweaks to keep it looking fresh, it enters the market at a time when Opel has launched the new 333viewsYou may also like What is Turbo Lag? SA-Bound Alfa Romeo Giulia GTA Costs Supercar … Read moreContinue Reading

Downsize, downsize, downsize – it’s the trend lately and all manufacturers are jumping on board.  Ford made waves when they released the 1.0 EcoBoost engine in a variety of models, You may also like What is Turbo Lag? SA-Bound Alfa Romeo Giulia GTA Costs Supercar Money! Mazda South Africa Killed … Read moreContinue Reading

Kia, along with sister brand Hyundai, are now serious contenders – technologically anyway.  They’ve been a bit behind the times with their engines and gearboxes in recent years, choosing 434viewsYou may also like What is Turbo Lag? SA-Bound Alfa Romeo Giulia GTA Costs Supercar Money! Mazda South Africa Killed The … Read moreContinue Reading

Heard of Albert Biermann?  Well you should have – he’s currently vice president of BMW’s M Division, and has been with the brand for the past 30 years You may also like What is Turbo Lag? SA-Bound Alfa Romeo Giulia GTA Costs Supercar Money! Mazda South Africa Killed The MX-5 … Read moreContinue Reading