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Mitsubishi Pajero Sport Shogun

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 06 November 2015  -  986 Views  -  0 Comments
We recently spent some time with Mitsubishi’s latest offering, the Pajero Sport Shogun. Essentially a run-out special edition, the adventure-ready Shogun is fully rigged with accessories totalling over R70 000 at no additional cost to the 4×4 enthusiast who decides to buy it. We put the Shogun to... Read Article


Article  -  Posted on Friday, 30 October 2015  -  916 Views  -  0 Comments
The new BMW M4 GTS broke cover recently and M fans around the world welcomed it with open arms. Huge amounts of power, cutting-edge tech under the hood and it is exclusive with only 700 units planned for production. At the heart of each and every BMW M model is its engine. The BMW M4 GTS uses the... Read Article

Lexus RC 350 F-Sport

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 23 October 2015  -  899 Views  -  0 Comments
There’s just one model in the RC range for now and Lexus South Africa has said that the V8-powered RC F will not be coming due to an astronomical price tag. That’s a pity, but the F-Sport bodykit-adorned RC 350 already looks quite special, even in the distorting metallic black of our test unit.... Read Article

Land Rover Range Rover Sport

Article  -  Posted on Saturday, 17 October 2015  -  1,117 View  -  0 Comments
When it comes to making a statement, few SUVs can hold a candle to Range Rover’s popular Sport. Even in a market segment populated with numerous products from the established German premium brands, the Range Rover Sport appears to be of a different, more pedigreed breed. The Catwalk Off-... Read Article

Mercedes-Benz GLE350d Coupé

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 09 October 2015  -  1,124 View  -  0 Comments
Mercedes-Benz is combining two classes of vehicle - each with its own distinct style - to make a new model, the Mercedes-Benz GLE Coupe. The sporty nature of a coupe dominates, imbued with the striking characteristics of a robust SUV. In addition to convincing on-road vehicle dynamics, the GLE... Read Article

Mercedes-Benz C-Class Coupe

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 21 August 2015  -  1,514 View  -  0 Comments
Mercedes has taken the wraps off its gorgeous new C-Class Coupe. Thanks to a raft of driver-assistance systems and fuel-efficient engines, Mercedes has sent it into battle with the substance to back up its great-looking exterior design. Whereas Mercedes’ last C-Class Coupe shared most of its... Read Article

BMW M135i

Article  -  Posted on Thursday, 13 August 2015  -  913 Views  -  0 Comments
The next-generation BMW 1-Series has arrived and we’re evaluating the entire range. We’re starting with the flagship performance model, the M135i, tested here in three-door Sports Auto guise. Let’s go straight to what matters when it comes to a premium performance hatchback and that’s the engine.... Read Article

Nissan Juke 1.2T Acenta+

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 31 July 2015  -  981 Views  -  0 Comments
The Nissan Juke has been a seriously popular car thanks to a range of great engines, solid build quality and quirky looks. Those looks have won it many fans but also its fare share of enemies. Now the Nissan Juke has been the subject of a mild facelift and this newer model features a small-capacity... Read Article

Mercedes-Benz GLC

Article  -  Posted on Thursday, 16 July 2015  -  1,264 View  -  0 Comments
Mercedes-Benz has revealed its second generation GLC mid-size SUV which comes with a host of improvements over the previous GLK model. The new GLC is packed with safety assistance systems and is more efficient than before with fuel consumption being cut by up to 19%. Equipped with 4MATIC permanent... Read Article

Volvo S60 T6 Elite

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 10 July 2015  -  790 Views  -  0 Comments
The executive sedan segment is a cut-throat environment where being fluent in German appears to be a prerequisite, judging by the relative lack of success of the Japanese contenders from Lexus and Infiniti thus far. One can easily add the Swedes to the group of unsuccessful hopefuls, but then again... Read Article

Audi TT 2.0T Quattro

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 12 June 2015  -  1,108 View  -  0 Comments
The Audi TT is now in its third generation and spent a week with it to see if it can continue to offer a great blend of sportiness and technology, without becoming a compromised daily driver. The original TT rocked the world in the late 90’s. Here was a coupe that combined athleticism with... Read Article

2015 Jeep Renegade

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 15 May 2015  -  2,527 Views  -  0 Comments
The all-new Jeep® Renegade expands the brand’s vehicle lineup, entering the growing Small sport-utility vehicle (SUV) segment, while staying true to the adventurous lifestyle and 4x4 capability Jeep is known for. Determination, skill and desire to be part of one, solid team: these are the most... Read Article

Lexus ES

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 15 May 2015  -  842 Views  -  0 Comments
As the best-selling sedan model in Lexus’ impressive stable, the ES has come to define the very essence of near luxury sedan. It’s evident that this trend will continue as Lexus unveiled the exciting new 2016 ES at the 2015 Shanghai International Motor Show. The 2016 ES features an exciting,... Read Article

World Car of the Year Winner: Mercedes-Benz C-Class

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 15 May 2015  -  674 Views  -  0 Comments
IT’S official. Our changing taste in cars is getting a little bit fancy. THE Mercedes-Benz C Class sedan has beaten the Ford Mustang and new Volkswagen Passat to take out the 2015 World Car of the Year, global motoring’s biggest prize. It doesn’t mean the Mercedes-Benz C Class is the world’s top-... Read Article

Mercedes-Benz GLE

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 17 April 2015  -  2,153 Views  -  0 Comments
Mercedes-Benz has thoroughly revised its best-seller in the SUV segment. The highlights of the new GLE include a more appealing front and rear and extensive measures which make new benchmarks with regard to emissions and the drive system possible. Across the available engine range, fuel consumption... Read Article

Mercedes-Benz B-Class

Article  -  Posted on Sunday, 05 April 2015  -  2,811 Views  -  0 Comments
Mercedes-Benz has revealed its facelifted B-Class family car that it calls a Sports Tourer. The B-Class was the first of Merc’s cars to enter into the new ‘hip and cool’ market that has led to the likes of the A-Class, CLA and GLA. For the facelifted variant Merc has added a B-Class Electric Drive... Read Article

New Peugeot 308 unveiled

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 27 March 2015  -  3,142 Views  -  0 Comments
BLOEMFONTEIN – It was all eyes on the new Peugeot 308 hatchback, this week, after its official unveiling at the Bloemfontein’s dealership in Church Street on Wednesday.  The motoring social giants of the industry, from fellow dealers and competitors, to corporate representative, all came in their... Read Article

Audi S1

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 13 February 2015  -  961 Views  -  0 Comments
Engine, Performance & HandlingPowering this little pint-sized road warrior is the same engine found in the Volkswagen Golf R and Audi S3. It’s slightly detuned to ensure that S3 owners don’t feel inadequate, but still, outputs are commendable. How does 170 kW and 370 Nm grab you? In something... Read Article

Mercedes-Benz SL400 driven

Article  -  Posted on Thursday, 18 December 2014  -  1,525 View  -  0 Comments
THE Mercedes-Benz SL is something of a motoring icon, with the badge being applied to the brand’s products since 1954. Recently, a new engine made its way into the luxury convertible. Meet the Mercedes-Benz SL400. This new engine from Mercedes-Benz does duty in a number of products such as the E-... Read Article

Volkswagen Touareg Driven

Article  -  Posted on Sunday, 14 December 2014  -  956 Views  -  0 Comments
Subtle styling revisions to Touareg are aimed at giving Volkswagen’s large SUV a more purposeful ‘attitude’ while drawing even deeper on current VW design language. And to go with the new mid-life-cycle facelift - yes, it’s been over four years since the second-generation was introduced in 2010 -... Read Article