Motorists will not receive renewal notices – please check your vehicle licence expiry date Motorists will not be receiving a renewal notice if your licence disc expires on 30 November 2015 or 31 December 2015 in George and the rest of the Western Cape. Those who are affected in George should please renew their licences […]
Volvo XC 90 Is dit dalk tans die beste SUV in SA? Deur Dirk Gallowitz Dit was ‘n ysigkoue wintersdag in die Kaap toe ek terug uit ‘n warm Gauteng land om die nuweling uit Gutenburg se bekendstelling by te woon. Soos ons oor die berge na Kaapstad toe daal was die witgesneeude bergtoppe nogal […]
Mercedes-AMG GT Uitstekend op die pad – uitsonderlik op die baan Deur Dirk Gallowitz Dit is ‘n tipiese hoëveldse wintersdag. Heerlike sonskyn met ‘n matige temperatuur en ‘n ligte briesie. Met die media konferensie agter die rug by MBSA se pragtige nuwe gevorderde bestuurder opleidingsentrum neffens die Zwartkops renbaan, is die afwagting groot om agter […]
BMW 2-reeks Cabriolet Johann van Tonder ‘n Voertuig met meer kopspasie as die, kry jy nie. Ons praat nou natuurlik van enige afdak voertuig, maar verwys spesifiek na die nuwe toevoeging tot die BMW 2-Reeks.
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• Best-ever attendance, with more than 12 000 spectators over the three-day event • Jaguar XE unveiled to packed crowd • Ashley Oldfield crowned winner of 2015 media challenge Pretoria, 19 May 2015 – Building on last year’s success, the 2015 Jaguar Simola Hillclimb showed once again why it is fast-becoming the premier highlight on […]
Ultimate Drive was established in 2010 in Langebaan after the need for a regional motoring supplement was identified. The concept of a motoring supplement focused on the local motoring industry quickly grew and soon similar local motoring supplements were available from Cape Town in the South to Windhoek in the North and now also in […]
2015 BMW S1000RR A BEAST WITH A VELVET TOUCH By Malan Strüwig Earlier this month BMW launched is new S1000RR at Zwartkops race track and we were there. After the marketing men from BMW had their say Lance Isaacs, the new brand ambassador and renowned racer, gave an overview of all the changes made to […]
Lamborghini Huracán Johann van Tonder Kaapstad Ek gee nie om hoeveel voertuie jy al bestuur het nie. As jy agter die stuur van ‘n nuwe Lamborghini inskuif en die aansitter druk, is dit ‘n spesiale oomblik. Die voorreg het ons te beurt geval toe ons onlangs die nuwe Lamborghini Huracán in Kaapstad van nader leer […]
Ferrari 488GTB A new turbo era for the Prancing Horse? On its official début at the Geneva Motor Show, the 488 GTB sets a new benchmark for the sports car sector. Forty years on from the launch of Ferrari’s iconic first-ever mid-rear-engined V8 Berlinetta, the 308, the 488 GTB opens a new chapter in the […]
Futuristic, Fantastic, BMW i8 Martin Pretorius First, let’s set something straight here: The i8 isn’t a super car. It’s a sports car. An R8 V10 is a super car, and so is a F458, and a 650S. In terms of bare performance figures, it’s competition for higher-rung sports cars like the lower-level 911s, though they […]
Midrand – In what’s been described as one of the tightest contests ever, the Porsche Macan S Diesel has won the WesBank SAGMJ Car of the Year competition, making a hat trick of consecutive wins for Porsche after the Boxster in 2013 and the Cayman S in 2014. This is certainly going to prove controversial. […]
The Jaguar Simola Hillclimb 2015 will be the sixth running of the event and is once again set to be bigger and better than ever. Scheduled for 14-17 May 2015, the Hillclimb is the second in Jaguar’s three-year commitment to the event. Jaguar’s commitment has allowed us to already begin our planning for 2015 with […]
Following the spy video and the official confirmation from Ford that it is working on an RS replacement, the company has now released this official teaser video. Shot at the company’s testing facility in Belgium and another one in the USA, it clearly shows what we can expect dynamically from this new super hatch.
Since Honda Motor Southern Africa (Honda SA) became an official subsidiary of the Tokyo-based manufacturer in 2000, the innovatively packaged Jazz (first introduced in 2003) has played an integral role in the brand’s growing popularity on the local market.
For the 2015 model year, Honda has made some important changes to its CR-V SUV.
Chery has released its updated Tiggo SUV. The updates include the exterior, standard specification as well as an updated engine.
The second generation Mercedes-Benz B-Class has just undergone a mid life cycle facelift, which includes updates to the exterior styling, interior enhancements and revised equipment lines.
The Southern Cape Old Car Club presents the 19th annual George Old Car Show on Valentine’s weekend 14 and 15 February. “This year’s theme is Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow and will include vintage cars dating from the turn of the previous century to brand new futuristic models,” says Willie van der Merwe, organiser of the […]
. Our test car, the C220 BlueTec turbodiesel, is probably the pick of the recently-introduced C-Class range. Johannesburg – The three-box saloon segment might not be a very exciting one relatively speaking, but it’s one that makes up a huge part of our market, and, at its larney end where premium models like C-Class hang […]
REUTERS Lewis Hamilton of Britain races to victory in the duel of the desert in Abu Dhabi on Sunday. Lewis Hamilton clinched his second drivers’ world championship and became the first British multiple champion for 46 years when he won Sunday’s season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. The 29-year-old Englishman, who took his first title […]
The Finalists for the 2015 WesBank / SAGMJ Car of the Year (COTY) competition were announced during a thrilling reveal event at the Inanda Polo Club in Johannesburg. Hosted by WesBank, the competition’s headline sponsor, the Finalist reveal follows a vote cast by a 29-member Jury from the South African Guild of Motoring Journalists (SAGMJ), […]
NATIONAL MOTORING NEWS – Motor trade sales increased by 8.1 percent year-on-year in September, Statistics SA said on Thursday. “The highest annual growth rates were recorded for workshop income (18.1 percent) and sales of accessories (14.7 percent),” Stats SA said. Seasonally adjusted motor trade sales increased by 1.3 percent in September 2014 compared with August […]