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Citroen C1... buy one

As most of you know, the original Citroën C1 city car formed part of global campaign and joint venture between Citroën, Peugeot and Toyota. The recipe was simple...

By Luke Preston 23 Apr 2015 07:10

Voting opens for TruckX Awards 2015

The commercial vehicle, fleet and logistics sectors are invited to vote for the TruckX Awards, which form part of the TruckX Expo Conference and Awards being held at Sandton Convention Centre on 9 July 2015...

21 Apr 2015 10:22

FAW Eastern Cape wins national sales award

FAW Eastern Cape received a national sales award at the FAW Commercial Vehicle Manufacturers SA annual conference in Johannesburg...

20 Apr 2015 09:44

Motor trade sales increased by 0.6% y/y in February

Motor trade sales (measured in nominal terms and current prices) increased by 0.6% year on year (y/y) in February 2015, Statistics SA reported on Thursday, 16 April...

17 Apr 2015 11:18

Jetta, tried and trusted

The South African saying goes, "Beer, braais and bakkies." And while the one and half ton bakkies have revolutionised how small and informal businesses operate, the humble sedan has for a long time been the staple of the working class. None more so than the Volkswagen Jetta. "Jols, Jägermeister and Jettas"?

By Luke Preston 16 Apr 2015 05:33

Volvo looks to travel a similar road to Jaguar

Since the Tata Group bought Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) from Ford, JLR has been thriving. Expectations that Tata would sit in the front seat and drive the business were dispelled when the company quickly turned itself around and stood on its own...

By Mark Smyth 9 Apr 2015 08:02

VW Up!

If you didn't know, Das Auto simply means The Car, and if there was ever one single car Volkswagen needed to appeal to the masses again, it's this.

Issued by 7 Apr 2015 12:51

Surprising jump in new vehicle exports

The consumer-driven new car market dropped by 3% in March compared to March last year but new vehicle exports shot up by a surprising 38.5% compared to last year...

By Henrie Geyser: motoring editor 2 Apr 2015 06:36

Recycling system enables First Car Rental to cut water usage

The Cape Town depot of First Car Rental has reduced municipal water usage by nearly 80% since installing the eWasha Washbay Water Recycling Plant...

31 Mar 2015 08:01

E-toll Alli gets tagged

The SA National Roads Agency Limited's head allegedly flouted regulations regarding proposed toll roads in Western Cape. There are also allegations of forgery of court documents in another legal battle...

31 Mar 2015 08:00

Top Gear - Lessons from the Stig

So unless you have been living in the boot of a reasonably priced car, you will pretty much know that the writing is on the test track tyre-wall for the once mighty BBC motoring institution, Top Gear...

By Andrew Ross, Issued by Havas Worldwide 30 Mar 2015 11:44

Kom Clarkson, ve vant you in sunny Russia...

NEWSWATCH: Sacked Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson has been invited to Russia to present a motoring show there, and Piers Morgan (who has also had a Clarkson klap) has some advice for the motor mouthpiece...

27 Mar 2015 07:31

Want to be a better driver? Of course you do...

When drivers each practice for their driver's license test, they are just aiming to pass...

24 Mar 2015 09:03

Fuel tax not so high after all

Even after finance minister Nhlanhla Nene slapped motorists with a huge tax bill, filling up at local petrol stations is cheaper here than in most other countries...

23 Mar 2015 06:13

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