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McLaren to ditch Honda for Mercedes?

NEWSWATCH: According to various recent reports, McLaren might ditch Honda engines and switch to Mercedes for the next Formula One season...

By Ilse van den Berg 3 days ago

Potential new Guinness World Record for longest drift in a car

Seasoned motoring journalist Jesse Adams of Star Motoring fame, has potentially set a new Guinness World Record for the longest drift in a motor vehicle...

13 Jun 2017

AutObarn cancels SuperHatch race photo competition

Due to an objection from FB Photo Copyright Fight SA @SAPHOTOGS regarding the format of the competition and the suitability of the prize, AutObarn has cancelled its SuperHatch photographic competition...

12 Jun 2017

Robert Kubica gets back behind the F1 wheel

NEWSWATCH: For the first time since the horrific rally accident that partially severed his forearm, Polish driver Robert Kubica tested a Formula One car in Spain...

By Ilse van den Berg 6 Jun 2017

Celebrate Youth Day at Zwartkops Raceway

Extreme Festival heads to Pretoria's Zwartkops Raceway to deliver an exceptional long weekend on track from 16-17 June 2017...

6 Jun 2017

Mazda commemorates launch of Cosmo Sport

50 years ago, Mazda launched its sleek two-seater rotary-powered Mazda Cosmo Sport...

31 May 2017

Additional challenges for Toyota Kalahari Botswana 1000 Desert Race

Preparations are in full swing for the next challenge in the South African Cross Country Series (SACCS), the Toyota Kalahari Botswana 1000 Desert Race, based in Jwaneng, from 23-25 June 2017...

29 May 2017

How electric car racing could one day challenge F1

Motor racing's most glamorous event, the Formula One Grand Prix in the glittering tax haven of Monaco is just around the corner. But is age starting to creep up on the F1 scene?

By Bruce Grant-Braham 26 May 2017

Spinning not a sport for men only

GroundUp's Ihsaan Haffajee has produced a video showcasing how women are bucking the stereotype that car spinning is a sport only for men... [video]

22 May 2017

City Concours brings together supercars, luxury brands

The new City Concours will take place at the Honourable Artillery Company headquarters in London from 8-9 June 2017, bringing together more than 100 supercars and a host of luxury brands...

10 May 2017

SA motocross riders to compete at MXDN 2017

A selected team of South African veteran motocross riders are set to compete at the international MXDN at Farleigh Castle, UK in September...

10 May 2017

Two SA schools to compete in ‘F1 in Schools' world champs

Two South African school teams will take part in the ‘F1 in Schools' 2017 world championships in Malaysia in September...

9 May 2017

Statement: Jaguar SHC cars in transit damaged in fire

The organisers of the Jaguar Simola Hillclimb has confirmed that a truck carrying several vehicles that had competed in the event caught fire on the N2...[video]

9 May 2017

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2019 automotive styling shades trendbook launched

Clariant's biennial global Automotive Trendbook presents the colour areas that will play a role in the automotive industry in the future. The “Marine Magic” collection of automotive styling shades is based on the company's colour know-how and observations of social trends, topics, and industry developments.

31 May 2017

China's Geely takes stake in Proton, Lotus

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia: Chinese auto giant Geely on Wednesday announced it was taking a 49.9% stake in Malaysia's troubled Proton as well as a 51% share in British sports car brand Lotus.

25 May 2017

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