Lifestyle

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...

Essential new mom car accessories

With your due date looming large, you start to panic about what you still need. Perhaps you have already traded in your sexy coupe for a ‘mommy car’ but now it’s time to assess what you need for the comfort and safety of your precious bundle of joy while on the road....

Best Cars for New Moms

When I fell pregnant with my first child, I was driving a 2001 VW Beetle. The two-door car just wasn’t ideal for transporting a baby in a chair and the sexy – but tiny – boot could not fit the pram and all the luggage one needs to schlepp around every time you leave...

Top end SUVs: Decisions! Decisions!

Thinking of buying a new SUV at the upper end of the market segment? We chose four models that caught our eye and looked at some of their attractive characteristics and possible pitfalls. The Volvo x90 We love the good value that pre-owned Volvos offer. The car has an...
Best Cars for New Moms

Best Cars for New Moms

When I fell pregnant with my first child, I was driving a 2001 VW Beetle. The two-door car just wasn’t ideal for...

SUV Comparison

SUV Comparison

The “family car” is no longer the boring sedan or station wagon. Today’s soccer moms (and dads) are seen driving anything from stylish crossovers and capable SUVs to connected sedans and even hybrids.  What hasn’t changed - and never will - is the need for the...

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SA’s license card backlog

SA’s license card backlog

If you've attempted to renew your driver's license recently, you've probably hit a few stumbling blocks, especially with the new online booking system. Before this new NaTIS system, one could simply rock up at their nearest licensing department and walk out with a...

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The vehicles that stood out in 2021

The vehicles that stood out in 2021

2021 had without a doubt been filled with many ups and downs - a replica of the year before it. But we've lived through the pandemic and experienced some interesting vehicles while doing so. These are, what we think were the best vehicles of 2021. Audi e-tron Audi...

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Road Rage Kills

Road Rage Kills

Road rage is a silent killer on South African roads, and motorists, we've either been a victim or perpetrators of road rage at some point in our lives. Someone cuts you off and you send a few angry words in their direction, or someone flicks their lights at you from...

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Porsche’s boxer (flat) engine explained

Porsche’s boxer (flat) engine explained

Porsche has mastered the art of creating exciting, road-hugging sports cars, and nothing drives quite like flat engined Porsche. With most of their product lineup being performance cars, the boxer engine is widely used on most of Porsche's vehicles. But why...

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