Featured

Volkswagen Taigo Review

Slotting between the T-Cross and T-Roc models, Volkswagen has recently launched its new addition to the T Series range in the form of the new Taigo. The Taigo derives its name from a combination of ‘tiger’ and ‘Taiga’, which is a forest in the Northern Hemisphere and...

Toyota Starlet Review

The Toyota Starlet has entered its second generation following the success of the first generation when it comes to sales. Launched recently, the new Toyota Starlet joins the market segment with a host of new safety features, fresh looks as well as interesting...

Holiday Travel Tips

School’s out soon and if you are lucky enough to be heading out of the city for a much-needed holiday, read on for our top tips to ensure the trip is as safe as possible. 6 Tips for a Safe Winter Holiday Road Trip 1. Take it Easy Yes, we know you are in a tearing rush...

Suzuki Baleno Review

Truth be told, Toyota and Suzuki seem to have found a winning formula by joining forces to build the Baleno and Starlet subcompact cars which are enjoying impressive sales in SA. Now entering its second generation, Suzuki has just launched its new Baleno which comes...
Holiday Travel Tips

Holiday Travel Tips

School’s out soon and if you are lucky enough to be heading out of the city for a much-needed holiday, read on for our...

Toyota Corolla Cross wins SA Car of The Year

Toyota Corolla Cross wins SA Car of The Year

Launched before the end of 2021, the Toyota Corolla Cross is the rightful product following the brand’s  R2.6-billion investment in its Prospection Plant in KZN. It took the market segment by storm thus giving serious contenders strong competition to catch up to....

read more
Fuel-saving tips

Fuel-saving tips

With fuel prices at a record high, motorists are starting to panic. But why are we paying so much for petrol? According to Stats SA, there are up to 13 different charges in the petrol price, depending on the type of fuel and where you live. The price is made up of...

read more
Kia Sorento Review

Kia Sorento Review

Just like bakkies, SUVs have become popular in South Africa over the years, thanks to their unmatched levels of practicality, impressive ground clearance and superb engine offerings. A fitting example is the Kia Sorento which has been dominating the SUV fold for close...

read more
Mercedes-Benz GLB First Look Review

Mercedes-Benz GLB First Look Review

The Mercedes-Benz GLB bridges the gap between the GLA and GLC compact SUVs with an optional seven-seat configuration. Besides just good looking, the Mercedes-Benz GLB is a great proposition for those who can't make the more stylish GLA work with their lifestyle. As a...

read more
Hyundai Kona N launch review

Hyundai Kona N launch review

Hyundai’s stunning subcompact crossover SUV debuted in June 2017 and launched in South Africa in 2019. The Kona is positioned between the Venue and the Tucson in the Hyundai crossover SUV line-up. The powerful and sleek lines of the Kona grab attention...

read more
Hyundai i30 N Review

Hyundai i30 N Review

The hot hatch fold may be facing a significant decline as more patrons choose SUVs over small cars but if we are honest, they still make sense and knowing South Africans, the market is still there for them. An example is the Hyundai i30 N which is simply an answer to...

read more
Hyundai Tucson 2022 Review

Hyundai Tucson 2022 Review

The first Hyundai Tucson rolled off the production line 16 years ago and became the Korean marque’s best-selling SUV after garnering global sales of over 7 million. For the local market, the first generation of the SUV positioned the Hyundai brand in a segment that...

read more
New Opel Mokka Review

New Opel Mokka Review

The year 2015 saw the arrival of the Opel Mokka subcompact crossover SUV and the first generation model has had a somewhat productive tenure in SA. The 2016 update saw the Opel Mokka adopting the X nomenclature as a new signal for the German marque’s direction,...

read more
Farewell to the Ford Fiesta

Farewell to the Ford Fiesta

After a magnificently successful 28-year run, Ford has decided to pull the plug on one of its top-selling models ever in South Africa. With more than 16 million Ford Fiestas sold worldwide since 1976 and over 153 000 in South Africa between 1997 and 2022, this...

read more
Hyundai Grand Creta Review

Hyundai Grand Creta Review

The arrival of the second generation brings with it a more special model that bears the name Grand Creta – more like what the Tiguan Allspace is to the Volkswagen brand. The new Hyundai Grand Creta is all about space, longer body and wheelbase plus a host of standard features.
read more
Suzuki Celerio Review

Suzuki Celerio Review

The segment has grown over the years as most carmakers rally to bring more small cars into South Africa where the economic situation remains unsettled. Also, small cars have advanced and are now smart, economic and suitable as city runarounds. While the segment keeps growing steadily, Suzuki has launched its new Celerio that is set to combat in the A-segment where the likes of the Kia Picanto, Datsun GO, Hyundai Grand i10 and Renault Kwid play.
read more