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BMW Motorrad Days comes to SA
BMW Motorrad Days comes to SA

Clarens, the quaint Free State town known for its thriving cultural scene will receive a radical transformation between 6-8 November 2015 when BMW Motorrad Days lands in South Africa for the very first time.

3 Sep 2015 06:39

Global automotive industry exploring new opportunities
Global automotive industry exploring new opportunities

Regulations to reduce CO2 emissions, fluctuating exchange rates, shifts in consumer behaviour and a challenging economic climate are just some of the issues facing the global automotive industry. "Despite the many challenges, the automotive industry is exploring new horizons and opportunities for growth," says Rick Hanna, PwC Global Automotive Leader.

2 Sep 2015 13:25



Henrie Geyser: motoring editor
New vehicle sales still sliding

New vehicle sales in South Africa continued to decline in August with a drop of 4 555 units or 8.2% from the 55 610 vehicles sold during the same month last year. The latest overall declining sales of new vehicles is a trend which the industry expects to continue.

By Henrie Geyser: motoring editor 2 Sep 2015 09:36

Buying a new car can be a safe bet
Buying a new car can be a safe bet

Once you've decided that the car you currently own no longer works for you, the decision to buy a new or used car can be a difficult one. There are pros and cons to both new and used cars, and what you buy will also largely depend on budget. There are, however, some obviously large benefits to buying a new car instead of a pre-owned one. A new car can also be more affordable in the long run, so read on to find out why.

By Stephen Sandmann 2 Sep 2015 07:58

GLE AMG Coupe is tough and blistering fast
GLE AMG Coupe is tough and blistering fast

What do you get when you combine bush-rugged, tough guy SUV looks with the sleek and low lines of a stylish coupe and then wedge an almighty 5.5-litre V8 biturbo engine under its sloping bonnet? The new scorchingly fast Mercedes-Benz AMG GLE 63 S Coupe that will blitz from 0 to 100km/h in just 4.2 seconds!

By Henrie Geyser: motoring editor 1 Sep 2015 07:00

Imperial Road Safety continues to endorse Brake & Tyre Watch
Imperial Road Safety continues to endorse Brake & Tyre Watch

According to the Road Traffic Management Corporation, tyres and brakes are the leading vehicle factors in fatal road crashes in South Africa, each contributing 63.57% and 9.29% to these accidents respectively.

31 Aug 2015 08:22

New vehicle keeps charity mobile
New vehicle keeps charity mobile

The Amadea Safe House is celebrating their new Toyota Avanza donated by Toyota South Africa Motors. The vehicle will be used to transport children staying at the safe house to school, doctor's appointments and the like.

31 Aug 2015 08:11

Tips to save money when buying a new car
Tips to save money when buying a new car

Buying a new car is an exciting, albeit sometimes a nerve-wracking adventure. This is especially the case with South Africa's current economic climate and having to 'watch our pennies'.

By Stephen Sandmann 31 Aug 2015 06:39

Lighter colour cars still Nr.1 in South Africa
Lighter colour cars still Nr.1 in South Africa

The latest data from Lightstone shows that white is still the most preferred colour when it comes to vehicle purchases between women and men.

31 Aug 2015 06:22