Volvo, Volvo XC60, XC60, D5, Inscription, Torquing Cars

It’s Europe’s best selling SUV, which isn’t surprising when you consider it’s bigger brother is one of the best selling SUVs ever.  But with an increasing weight behind moving to greener technologies, the Volvo XC60 is yet to adopt the full range of Volvo’s Drive-E engines.  Ahead of the full … Read moreContinue Reading

[imagebrowser id=245] Last week I nearly got dumped by my girlfriend.  You see, I committed the cardinal sin of bringing home a test car that she didn’t approve of before she’d even been inside it.  I’d sent her You may also like What is Turbo Lag? SA-Bound Alfa Romeo Giulia … Read moreContinue Reading

It’s a new segment for Opel in South Africa – the sub-compact SUV segment, or any SUV for that matter, wearing an Opel badge is a foreign concept to us locally; but as one of Opel’s You may also like What is Turbo Lag? SA-Bound Alfa Romeo Giulia GTA Costs … Read moreContinue Reading

[imagebrowser id=105] It seems everyone wants a piece of the pie when it comes to the SUV.  The Cayenne is after all the vehicle that saved Porsche from bankruptcy.  Now, Jaguar wants in on the action, and the C-X17 Concept previews their 1st ever SUV due to be released in … Read moreContinue Reading

The roads of Johannesburg are at best loathsome – if not for the Jacuzzi-size potholes and assortment of debris strewn across them, then for the idiots that drive them, the taxi drivers and the overloaded bakkies that somehow defy the laws of physics, teetering towers of furniture and other items … Read moreContinue Reading

Off-road parks are a novel idea – you have off-road trails designed specifically to be conquered, within a short drive of the city, and you have experts to help you out along the way should something go wrong.  But off-road parks are tried and tested; everyone knows they can be … Read moreContinue Reading

A manufacturer’s job is to sell you their car, to do anything within their power to quote facts and figures, performance times and fuel consumption, all in an effort to swoon you into joining the corporation for which they are employed.  But as much as this is the case, it’s … Read moreContinue Reading