Kia Motors SA to attempt world's longest test drive relay
Kia Motors SA to attempt world's longest test drive relay

Kia Motors South Africa is embarking on what will be the world's longest test drive, for the launch of the new Kia Sportage, in South Africa during the week of 14 to 20 October. The test drive will kick off in Durban and end off at Cape Point, conquering six of the nine provinces over the seven-day record attempt.

2 days ago

Toyota voted SA's favourite car brand
Toyota voted SA's favourite car brand

Toyota South Africa Motors (TSAM) has scooped the Sunday Times Top Brand award as the best regarded car brand in the Consumer category in 2016. The 2016 survey results were announced at a glittering gathering in Sandton on Tuesday, identifying top brands in the business and consumer spheres based on thousands of interviews.

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AAAM to unlock Africa's automotive development potential
AAAM to unlock Africa's automotive development potential

The development and promotion of a cohesive automotive strategy for the African continent is gaining new impetus due to the strategic vision and guidance of the African Association of Automotive Manufacturers (AAAM)

24 Aug 2016

Volvo and Uber partner for autonomous car development
Volvo and Uber partner for autonomous car development

Volvo Cars and Uber are to join forces to develop next generation autonomous driving (AD) cars. The two companies have signed an agreement to establish a joint project that will develop new base vehicles that will be able to incorporate the latest developments in AD technologies, up to and including fully autonomous driverless cars.

23 Aug 2016

Hyundai Tucson, the WOW car of the year
Hyundai Tucson, the WOW car of the year

It's no secret that when new cars are bought, women are in the driver's seat when it comes to the selection process. Contrary to popular belief, women tend to be a lot less emotional and more sensible about buying cars than men. Studies have shown that not only do women research more intensively online, but they also take more time to think things through before making their final choice. We also deem things such as value-for-money, efficiency, safety, reliability, and practicality a lot more important than the brand name, or how much of a status symbol the car in question is.

By Ané Theron 22 Aug 2016

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Toyota voted SA top car by Gumtree users

Gumtree South Africa conducted a survey on the differences between women and men when purchasing a car and found that Toyota was the preferred car brand for both men and women.

22 Aug 2016

Limited edition funky Captur
Limited edition funky Captur

Renault has extended its popular Captur range with the addition of a funky Sunset Limited Edition turbo diesel model of which only 100 will be sold in South Africa.

By Henrie Geyser: motoring editor 22 Aug 2016