Kia recently launched its new Soul in South Africa. The second-generation Soul boasts some evolutionary styling and we were keen to see if the new model is any good.   The original Soul debuted in 2008 and since then, has gone on to sell over 760 000 units worldwide. The new model, which is […]

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This past weekend took me right back to when I was a little tyke growing in the expanse of houses sprawled at the toes of Kempton Park and known as Tembisa Township. In fact the two days I spent with the team at Volvo South Africa yanked me back to my innocence as young boy […]

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These days in-car connectivity is almost as crucial as the handling, steering feel or the size of the boot and Jaguar/Land Rover’s recent tie-up with Cloud Car puts them in great shape alongside the arrival of new models like Jaguar XE and Discovery Sport. Called justDrive, the app system has been designed to function with any […]

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After numerous teasers, Ford has finally officially revealed its new Shelby GT350 Mustang. The highlight of the show is its 5.2-litre naturally aspirated V8 engine boasting a flat-plane crankshaft, never before seen on a Ford V8 engine. Final specs aren’t available just get, but Ford says it will develop more than 373kW and 542Nm. This […]

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Bentley has taken the wraps off its stunning Grand Convertible concept ahead of its planned debit at the Los Angeles Auto Show. This new concept it said to preview the next-generation Azure and is being billed as the ultimate expression of British automotive luxury, as well as the most advanced convertible Bentley has ever created. […]

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Audi Exclusive has revealed a one-off RS4 Avant, which presumably was specially created for a customer.   The performance wagon features a Peridot Green exterior paintjob with gloss black mirror caps and matte black alloy wheels, a combination that is certainly going to make it unique.   This combination can also be found inside the […]

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Ford is mounting a serious challenge on the rugged SUV market with the latest Everest. Due to go on sale in South Africa in 2015, the seven-seater model combines a more road bias suspension while retaining an all-wheel drive layout that functions through the intelligent Terrain Management System. “The Ford Everest will help to expand […]

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  Audi’s smallest car in its lineup, the A1 and A1 Sportback, has been given a facelift. Naturally there are some styling tweaks but the biggest news is under the bonnet.   Audi will now be offering the little hatch with three-cylinder petrol and diesel engines. The range will kick off with a 1.0-litre petrol […]

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  Mercedes-Benz has just launched its new C-Class Estate in SOuth Africa, taking us on a nice, long drive to Clarence in the Freestate to give it a go. Estate cars have always struggled in South Africa but Mercedes hopes that with its sporty design, innovative technology and large cargo area, the new C Estate […]

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