Takata airbag saga: VW, Audi, BMW recall 1.7m cars

2016-02-11 10:39

Volkswagen, Audi and BMW are recalling nearly 1.7 million vehicles with Takata airbag inflators that can rupture and hurl shrapnel into drivers and passengers.

Four-wheel drive battle: Audi vs BMW

An important motoring question - which four-wheel drive system will emerge victorious in a tug-of-war? Watch an Audi A4 (with Quattro) take on a BMW 3-Series (with X-drive).

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This Audi R8 drifting up a snow-covered mountain is ice-cool

This previous generation Audi R8 V10 driver wasn't prepared to forgo driving pleasure during winter. So he took his all-wheel drive sportscar to an alpine pass... Cue drifting.

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Euro Car of the Year: 7 finalists revealed

2015-12-17 09:57

The 2016 European Car of the Year finalists has been revealed. We list the cream of the Euro-car crop!

Emissions scandal: More Audis, Porsches with cheat software

2015-11-25 10:00

German automakers Audi and Porsche admitted that their 3.0-litre engines contain more emissions-cheating software than previously thought.

Emissions scandal takes its toll on Porsche

2015-11-10 15:43

The emissions exhaust scandal that has rocked Volkswagen has taken its toll on the automaker's luxury sports-car brand Porsche.

6 reasons why Audi's potent RS6 is bonkers!

2015-10-30 13:42

Audi's new RS6 is the most powerful station wagon or avant (Audi-speak) on sale in South Africa. Wheels24's Sean Parker spent two days with the 412kW beast!

Audi's hot TTS Coupe arrives in SA: Price, gallery

2015-10-16 10:15

Audi expands its TT range with the addition of its new performance version, the TTS, in South Africa.

VW scandal: 90 000 Oz cars fitted with defeat device

2015-10-07 15:41

The number of vehicles in Australia fitted with devices designed to mask the level of emissions has risen to more than 90 000. VW assures SA won't be affected...

Diesel crisis: 2.1 million Audis affected

2015-09-28 13:02

Audi, part of the Volkswagen group, says 2.1 million of its vehicles are among those affected by the emissions-rigging scandal.


Is Audi's manic RS3 the ultimate super hatch?

2016-02-10 15:00

The Audi RS3 joins the growing list of cars in SA to form an exclusive super-hatch club. We spent a week with Audi's 270kW monster and discovered it's louder than the 'noon gun.

Emissions scandal: VW submits fix for 3.0-litre diesels

2016-02-03 08:42

The Volkswagen Group has submitted a proposal for its Porsches, Audis and VWs, fitted with 3.0-litre diesel engines, to meet California's air-quality standards

WATCH: Audi debuts robotic lunar rover

2016-01-11 18:05

Audi and Eugene Cernan, the last man on the moon, showed off a lunar rover at the Detroit auto show.

Satnav battle: German automakers to take on Google, Apple

2015-12-08 08:15

German automakers want to include real-time map data from cars using satnav. The reason? To develop automated driving and fend off rivals such as Google and Apple.

New Audi RS3 Sportback in SA: 270kW compact beast!

2015-11-19 08:48

Audi's new RS3 Sportback has arrived in South Africa. The new hot hatch sports the automaker's five-cylinder 2.5 TFSI unit capable of 270kW/465Nm!

Emissions scandal: Porsche, more Audis affected

2015-11-03 11:17

As VW's emission scandal continues, the US Environmental Protection Agency said it is looking at 3.0 litre V6 diesel engines used in Porsche Cayenne SUVs.

Emissions scandal: Class-action suit against VW, Audi

2015-10-22 16:08

More than 100 South Korean owners of Audi cars brought a class-action suit against parent company Volkswagen, in the wake of revelations it cheated US emissions tests.

Value of used Euro VW diesels not affected by scandal

2015-10-10 11:40

The emissions-cheating scandal shaking Volkswagen has not affected the price of used VW diesel cars in Europe, a car valuation firm said.

Top 10 'most valuable' car brands

2015-10-06 08:42

The 2015 Best Global Brands has been revealed. Find out which automaker takes the title of 'most valuable' car brand...

Germany lobbied for car-pollution loopholes - report

2015-09-25 13:58

Diplomats from Germany, home to Volkswagen, lobbied behind the scenes to maintain European pollution tests that are widely considered ineffective, reports AFP.

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