The new Lexus IS 350 is a real good-looking, comfortable family cruiser with enough muscle under the bonnet to put a smile on the face of any enthusiastic driver and enough smart and safety features to make it an attractive alternative to the Big Three Germans.
By Henrie Geyser: motoring editor 19 Nov 2013 13:34
The heated battle for the hearts and wallets of the South African car-buying public is an on-going feud between Audi, Mercedes-Benz and BMW and even though they already dominate the market with 374 models between them they are constantly re-inventing the wheel with new creations such as the stylish new CLA-Class Merc which has just rolled on to local showroom floors.
By Henrie Geyser: motoring editor 6 Nov 2013 10:30
The iconic Fiat 500 which, in all of its many guises, has been one of the world's most favourite playthings in the automotive galz-and-boyz-toyz segment of the market, has now also entered the tough people-carrying arena with a five-seater stretched version badged as the 500L.
By Henrie Geyser: motoring editor 31 Oct 2013 05:52
In another blast from the past Nissan has now also unwrapped a reborn Sentra which joins the recently re-launched Almera and together they will lead the Japanese carmaker's two-pronged attack on the local passenger car market.
By Henrie Geyser: motoring editor 25 Oct 2013 06:36
The Festive season is almost upon us and while it a time to be happy and relax with friends and family, it is sadly also the one time of the year when many South African motorists are injured or killed in car accidents, many of which could have been avoided.
By Henrie Geyser: motoring editor 14 Nov 2013 13:21
The nine finalists for the coveted title of 2014 South African Car of the Year finalists include no real surprises with German brands once again dominating with four nominations.
By Henrie Geyser: motoring editor 21 Oct 2013 08:11
The Johannesburg International Motor Show kicks off this week and thousands of visitors are expected to stream through the exhibition halls of the Johannesburg Expo Centre between 18 and 27 October to view some of the latest and most exciting vehicles yet seen in this country.
By Henrie Geyser: motoring editor 14 Oct 2013 12:13
Harley-Davidson has revealed a 2014 motorcycle line that includes seven Touring, Trike and Custom Vehicle Operations (CVO) models.
9 Sep 2013 05:26
Driving licence corruption is no longer just a road safety issue, but a social problem according to the Automobile Association of South Africa (AA).
By Henrie Geyser: motoring editor 22 Aug 2013 06:11
Toyota South Africa Motors last week celebrated as the one millionth locally produced Corolla rolled of the production line at the company's Prospecton Plant in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal.
By Henrie Geyser: motoring editor 27 Nov 2013 08:26
Examining how luxury goods are being redefined by brand experiences, I've taken a look at the all new Range Rover.
By Tim Hill, Issued by The Brand Union 30 Oct 2013 12:29
Nitro Circus Live, which has sold out at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, performed to sell-out crowds across Europe, broken ticket sale records in Australia and was the highest selling tour in New Zealand in 2011, beating AC/DC and U2, will be bringing a brand new, death-defying spectacular to South Africa for the first time in February 2014.
25 Oct 2013 11:21
On Saturday, 26 October 2013 @thePark at Emperors Place in Kempton Park is set to experience another first. More than 100 bikers, from Crusaders MC Joburg Chapter, will descend on A Festa Portuguesa as part of the four-day celebration of all things Portuguese.
8 Oct 2013 10:43
The Datsun brand is expanding its global footprint rapidly with its world premiere of the all-new Datsun GO+ in Jakarta. Datsun also confirmed that the Datsun GO hatchback will become the second product in the brand's Indonesian range from 2014, with specific tailoring for the needs of Indonesian customers. The world premiere represents the Datsun model line-up debut in Indonesia.
23 Sep 2013 10:48
Volkswagen Group South Africa (VWSA) has been certified by the Top Employer Institute as a Top Employer in South Africa for the third year in a row and as the No. 1 employer in the Automotive Industry for 2013/2014.
18 Sep 2013 11:48
The scorchingly fast Nissan GT-R super sportscar has won the 'Dream Drives' category in the 2013 Women's Car of the Year (WCOTY) awards.
By Henrie Geyser: motoring editor 28 Aug 2013 07:18
At the AMID Motorcycle Expo, RACE! will be displaying a number of their beautifully crafted bikes and a full selection of their world-class components and leathers from Dainese. They will also be giving away a hamper of VR46 goods.
Issued by Bike, Boat and Outdoor Show 6 Aug 2013 11:22
Motul will use the AMID Motorcycle Expo to reveal several new products designed to care for motorcycles. Motul experts will also be on hand to answer any questions regarding any of its extensive range of motorcycling products.
Issued by Bike, Boat and Outdoor Show 6 Aug 2013 11:09
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