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Cars.co.za launches car show and digital magazine during lockdown
Cars.co.za launches car show and digital magazine during lockdown

As the nationwide lockdown enters its fourth week, South Africa's leading online motoring portal, Cars.co.za, has come to the rescue of the nation's content-starved petrolheads...

23 Apr 2020

Hyundai spills beans on Prophecy Concept EV
Hyundai spills beans on Prophecy Concept EV

Hyundai Motor has revealed more details of its Prophecy Concept EV...

21 Apr 2020

The Lexus RX 350 F Sport is large and in charge
The Lexus RX 350 F Sport is large and in charge

I have driven a myriad of SUVs; small, medium and large, but the Lexus RX 350 had to stand out as one of the best...

By Naresh Maharaj 23 Mar 2020

Mercedes-Benz A-Class Hatch, A-Class Sedan built to please
Mercedes-Benz A-Class Hatch, A-Class Sedan built to please

I recently had the pleasure of driving both the A-Class Hatch and the A-Class Sedan...

By Naresh Maharaj 16 Mar 2020

The all-new Kia Seltos...now in SA
The all-new Kia Seltos...now in SA

There is one word that is synonymous with the all-new Kia Seltos...exceptional!

By Naresh Maharaj 10 Mar 2020

Introducing the all-new Renault Triber
Introducing the all-new Renault Triber

The all-new Renault Triber is truly a unique offering to the South African market...

By Naresh Maharaj 27 Feb 2020

#DareToFeel with Hyundai's i30N
#DareToFeel with Hyundai's i30N

It's early morning. The sun is blazing, but this doesn't put a damper on the excitement of seeing the all-new Hyundai i30N, which was recently launched in the picturesque town of Franschhoek near Cape Town...

By Evan-Lee Courie, Issued by Hyundai 26 Feb 2020

Hyundai's i30N is more than a feeling
Hyundai's i30N is more than a feeling

Hyundai's tagline for the newly launched i30N is 'feel the feeling'...

By Naresh Maharaj 18 Feb 2020

Mahindra S11 Pik Up Auto: A mix of value, tech and design
Mahindra S11 Pik Up Auto: A mix of value, tech and design

Mahindra SA is celebrating its 15th year of operations in South Africa and with that milestone comes the launch of the all-new Mahindra Pik Up Automatic...

By Naresh Maharaj 10 Feb 2020

Screengrabs from the ad.
#OrchidsandOnions: Now it's Hyundai's turn

Atos ad positions car specifically for Gen Z and millennials...

By Brendan Seery 28 Jan 2020

The Citroën C5 Aircross is smooth and silent
The Citroën C5 Aircross is smooth and silent

Thoroughly impressive. Smooth and silent with an equally satisfying ride. These are my early impressions...

By Naresh Maharaj 28 Jan 2020

BMW i4 to debut at Geneva Motor Show
BMW i4 to debut at Geneva Motor Show

BMW is serious about its electric car strategy...

27 Jan 2020

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#OrchidsandOnions: Corny but convincing

King Price's 'cultural appropriation' ad has the desired impact, and because of effective marketing, Alonso crash was a positive for Toyota...

By Brendan Seery 21 Jan 2020

Diesel and Dust. The Gravelog Experience
Diesel and Dust. The Gravelog Experience

As a motoring journalist, I drive a myriad of cars, sedans, SUV's of every size, pick-up and bakkies on many road surfaces. But when the opportunity came about to take part in a "Gravel-Log"...

By Naresh Maharaj 20 Jan 2020

The all-new Hyundai Venue is where you'll want to be
The all-new Hyundai Venue is where you'll want to be

After many years of success in South Africa, Hyundai has launched the all-new Venue...

By Naresh Maharaj 9 Jan 2020

The Audi A1 Sportback is an urban lifestyle companion
The Audi A1 Sportback is an urban lifestyle companion

Looking for an eye-catching urban lifestyle companion? Then look no further than the all-new Audi A1 Sportback...

By Naresh Maharaj 10 Dec 2019

5 Awesome upgrades to the Renault Kwid
5 Awesome upgrades to the Renault Kwid

Renault has managed to maintain the Kwid's affordability whilst adding flair and oomph to the new version...

By Imran Salie 3 Dec 2019

Rather take it easy in the Datsun Go CVT - it's smoother
Rather take it easy in the Datsun Go CVT - it's smoother

The first impression from the outside paints a beautiful picture of a small car that has a big heart...

By Naresh Maharaj 2 Dec 2019

Revealed: AutoTrader's best Black Friday car deals
Revealed: AutoTrader's best Black Friday car deals

South Africa's biggest car sale kicks off today. Motorists are expected to realise savings to the tune of over R62m this Black Friday thanks to dealers being hungry to drive sales...

Issued by AutoTrader 29 Nov 2019

The Renault Kwid gets refreshed
The Renault Kwid gets refreshed

With just a few tweaks here and there, you can now do so much more in the new Renault Kwid...

By Naresh Maharaj 21 Nov 2019

Screengrab from the ad.
#OrchidsandOnions: Mahlangu does the impossible

Poignant: Kudos for athlete, Toyota's tough message but whole bunch of estate agents a law unto themselves with their illegal boards...

By Brendan Seery 19 Nov 2019

Kia Seltos to debut in SA before year end
Kia Seltos to debut in SA before year end

Kia's all-new compact SUV, Seltos to make its South African debut in November 2019...

18 Nov 2019

It's back! The new Hyundai Atos
It's back! The new Hyundai Atos

The Hyundai Atos is back in South Africa - with a new, modern look and styling, impressive standard features and a solid road performance...

By Naresh Maharaj 15 Nov 2019

Screen grabs from the ad.
#OrchidsandOnions: Lexus puts the 'Greta' in green

Promise: have your cake and eat it. But Mbaks gets an Onion - despite his halo...

By Brendan Seery 5 Nov 2019

Let's look at the new Peugeot 2008
Let's look at the new Peugeot 2008

They say nothing succeeds like success. Can this be applied to the Peugeot? Let's find out...

By Naresh Maharaj 5 Nov 2019

Suzuki Vitara gets an upgrade
Suzuki Vitara gets an upgrade

First introduced in 1988 in South Africa, Suzuki has built quite a reputable and reliable name, offering quality cars...

By Naresh Maharaj 29 Oct 2019

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A look at the new Citroën C3

What are your impressions when one talks about Citroën? Well, mine is pretty straight forward...

By Naresh Maharaj 25 Oct 2019

Snaps of some of the ads in question.
#OrchidsandOnions: Audi mum on 'illegal' ad

Affronted: Some road users deem distracting billboard a hazard...

By Brendan Seery 22 Oct 2019

Volvo Cars introduces the XC40 Recharge
Volvo Cars introduces the XC40 Recharge

Volvo Cars introduces the XC40 Recharge, the company's first-ever fully electric car...

21 Oct 2019

Driven: The new Mercedes-Benz CLA
Driven: The new Mercedes-Benz CLA

There has been lots of talk around the Fourth Industrial Revolution recently. Allied to this are discussions around Artificial Intelligence which always has me gobsmacked. I keep saying: "What's next?"...

By Naresh Maharaj 18 Oct 2019

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