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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SA Car of the Year: Which car do you think should win?

2016-01-20 10:27

The 2016 SA Car of the Year will be announced in March. Find out which of the 12 finalists leads our users' choice.

'Tesla is still doomed' - former GM executive

2016-01-14 10:24

Former GM executive Bob Lutz thinks Tesla, as it bleeds money, is a poor bet to win the race for the 'car of the future'. Tesla however continues to develop new luxury, electric cars.

New tech lets you control your home from your car

2016-01-06 09:37

With more home thermostats, lights, locks and appliances linking to the Internet, automakers are working on plans to let you control them from your car.

BMW shows off 'touch-less' touchscreen

2015-12-28 10:52

BMW is poised to take the wraps off an innovative interior feature at the 2016 Consumer Electronics Show - check out the automaker's new AirTouch system.

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!

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.

Boks line up replacement for BMW

2015-11-23 17:09

Although SARU have confirmed that BMW will not renew their current sponsorship deal, the organisation is talking to other potential sponsors.

Boks lose second sponsor in as many days

2015-11-23 15:14

The Springboks have lost a second sponsor in a matter of days with German car company BMW joining Absa in not renewing their contract.

BMW SA: 3 Series out, next X3 to be built in Pretoria

2015-11-16 15:00

BMW has announced that it will invest a total of R6bn at its Rosslyn factory in Pretoria. The next-gen X3 will be built in SA coinciding with end of the locally-built 3 Series.


New BMW 7 Series in SA: The ultimate luxury sedan?

2016-02-01 11:11

BMW South Africa has launched its sixth-generation 7 Series locally, claiming it's 'the best BMW ever built'. Janine Van der Post finds out...

Good news! BMW to bring M3/M4 Competition to SA

2016-01-18 08:31

BMW has pumped-up its M3, M4 (and M4 convertible) models with a new Competition Package. The upgraded models are set to arrive locally in March.

New rides for SA: 7 hot cars we're looking forward to

2016-01-07 15:00

From Toyota's next-gen Hilux bakkie to Alfa Romeo's new 124 roadster... check out our list of 7 new rides headed for South Africa.

BMW's new tech: No need for rear-view mirror?

2016-01-06 08:48

The limited sight line of your car's rear-view mirror may be a thing of the past as BMW debuts its i8 electric car's mirrorless system.

US regulators slap BMW with R603-million fine

2015-12-22 08:38

BMW is facing a $40-million penalty from US safety regulators for moving too slowly to fix Mini cars that didn't pass federal crash tests.

Cellphone Gorilla Glass is headed for cars

2015-12-16 10:11

Gorilla Glass, the thin, lightweight glass used in smartphones, could soon be found in your car.

From dung to BMWs at green energy plant in Pretoria

2015-11-24 08:56

Forty minutes east of Pretoria, amid the lowing of thousands of cows and the strong stink of dung, a small factory has taken on the challenge of turning manure into energy.

BMW SA drops the Springboks

2015-11-23 16:04

BMW South Africa won't renew its sponsorship of the Springboks. The automaker says its decision has nothing to do with the outcome of the Rugby World Cup.

User review: Driving BMW's i8 sports car

2015-11-18 09:33

Wheels24 user TREVOR NOBLE experiences BMW's i8 sports car paces for a weekend. Here are his thoughts...

BMW invests a whopping R6bn in SA

2015-11-16 13:08

BMW Group plans to invest R6bn in its Rosslyn Plant. The investment will allow the plant to produce next generation BMW X3 locally.

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