#MandelaMonth

AutoTrader points to commuter bikes as key to mobility freedom in SA

On 25 May, the inaugural Motorcycle Industry Stakeholder Summit was held as part of the AutoTrader SA Bike Festival, at the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit & International Convention Centre...

Issued by AutoTrader 29 Jun 2018

Golf GTI TCR hot hatch to bring VW racing heat to the street

Volkswagen's collection of Golf GTIs has got a sporty new stablemate, with the German automaker unveiling a road-going version of the Golf GTI TCR race car...

By Nick Lavars 18 May 2018

Legendary Brabham name returns with BT62 racer

After some fits and starts, the Brabham name is back in business as a race car manufacturer with the debut of the awesome little BT62. The track-focused BT62 features a phenomenal power to weight ratio...

By Aaron Turpen 9 May 2018

VW reveals first all-electric race car built to conquer Pikes Peak

After teasing us with series of silhouettes and flashy renders, Volkswagen has finally whipped the covers off its first all-electric race car, the I.D. R Pikes Peak...

By Nick Lavars 23 Apr 2018

Toyota building mini Nurburgring in Japan

Briefly the world's largest car company during Volkswagen's dieselgate emissions scandal revelations, Toyota is working harder than ever to reclaim the top spot it covets so greatly, and the latest news from Japan indicates that it is investing heavily to do so...

By Mike Hanlon 27 Mar 2018

#GIMS2018: Concept Car of the Year goes to Mazda

This year's Geneva International Motor Show saw Mazda's Vision Coupe win the Concept Car of the Year title at the Car Design Night Geneva...

By Ilse van den Berg 8 Mar 2018

Joystick-driven recumbent ebike gets street-legal for Kickstarter

Handlebars seem about as important as wheels in bike design, but Swiss inventor Yvan Forclaz has done away with them in favour of a mode of control you're more likely to associate with aircraft or video games - a joystick...

By Michael Irving 5 Mar 2018

Alfa Romeo, Honda reveal new Formula 1 cars

The Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team recently unveiled its new challenger, the C37, while Honda and partner Scuderia Toro Rosso, revealed their new Formula 1 car, the STR13...

2 Mar 2018

Could a virtual driver beat a real one?

The meteoric rise of e-sports has put digital athletes and traditional athletes on a collision course. Honda recently set out to find out whether a virtual driver could beat a real one in a mixed-reality race between pro driver and pro gamer...

22 Feb 2018

Mpumalanga 400 gets ready for Dullstroom

Round one of the South African Cross Country Series (SACCS) opens on 16 and 17 March 2018 in Dullstroom (the highest town in the country) with Mpumalanga 400 - a new event on the calendar...

19 Feb 2018

WEC dates change so Alonso can compete

NEWSWATCH: The organisers of the World Endurance Championship has moved the event to enable McLaren Formula One driver Fernando Alonso to compete for Toyota in every round...

13 Feb 2018

Fernando Alonso to compete in Le Mans 24 Hours, WEC

McLaren F1 driver Fernando Alonso, fresh from racing at the Daytona 24 Hours, will be competing in the World Endurance Championship (WEC), including the prestigious Le Mans 24 Hours...

By Hadlee Simons 6 Feb 2018

Engen Polo Cup racing car is the sixth-generation Polo GTI

This year, for the first time in the Engen Polo Cup's 22 year history, the 24 competitors will compete for the championship in the sixth-generation Polo GTI...

29 Jan 2018

Autosport International to showcase cutting-edge motorsport technology

The 2018 World Rally Championship is set to launch at Autosport International next week. It is the first time a top-tier FIA World Championship has launched at the show in its 27-year history...

4 Jan 2018

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