Navara, Amarok, X-Class... New bakkies for SA

2017-02-21 08:33

Volkswagen Amarok, Nissan Navara, Renault Alaska... We look at upcoming bakkies headed for South Africa.

Toyota orders worldwide recall of fuel-cell Mirai vehicles

2017-02-16 09:58

Toyota said it is recalling all the Mirai fuel-cell vehicles it has sold globally due to a software glitch that can shut off its hydrogen-powered system.

Toyota rallies SA schools, kids for 'Dream Car' contest

2017-02-08 10:48

Entries have officially opened for the Toyota Dream Car Art Contest and children are encouraged to use their imagination to create their 'Dream Car'.

Toyota, Suzuki join forces for green, safety technology

2017-02-06 11:30

Japanese automakers Toyota and Suzuki say they have decided to work together in ecological and safety technology, a rapidly growing area in the industry.

South Africa's 10 top-selling luxury SUVs in January

2017-02-02 10:34

The BMW X5 has been replaced as South Africa's top-selling luxury SUV by the Toyota Land Cruiser 200.

SA car sales: #FordKuga sales slump by 50% in January

2017-02-02 09:10

Ford's Kuga SUV suffered a 50% drop in sales in January compared to the end of 2016, while the Volkswagen Polo Vivo continued its dominance as best-selling passenger car.


50 years of Toyota Corolla

2017-01-26 08:43
In 2017, the Toyota Corolla will be celebrating 50 years of existence.

In 2017, the Toyota Corolla will be celebrating 50 years of existence.

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Facelifted 2017 Toyota Corolla marks fifty years at the top

2017-01-26 08:16

'The 11th generation Toyota Corolla is a solid C Segment offering, a deserving stalwart, and with the latest updates will continue to earn its keep,' writes Calvin Fisher.

Not just Ford: 10 major car industry scandals

2017-01-19 12:12

Fords on fire, exploding airbags, cheating emissions tests... The motoring industry has seen its fair share of controversy. Here are 10 major scandals to hit the auto industry!

Are you driving one of SA’s best-selling cars? Here’s how the top 10 performed in 2016

2017-01-16 11:04

Passenger cars, bakkies, sports cars, luxury SUVs - we've listed SA's top 10 selling vehicles by category. Find out how the best-sellers performed throughout 2016.


Corolla, Golf, X-Trail... 50 best-selling cars, bakkies in the world

2017-02-17 12:16

The global automotive industry showed its resilience in 2016 with 84.24 million vehicles sold in 2016. We list the best-selling cars globally as well as SA sales figures.

This is why we can't have nice things: Hilux driver skips red light, gets t-boned

Dash-cam footage from Australia shows bakkie driver smash into a Toyota Hilux. He says: 'Hilux ran a red light, I t -boned him and flipped it on it's side. Everyone is okay...'

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Hit & run: Toyota smashes into Subaru, gets hit by Karma

After smashing into a Subaru BRZ, a Toyota Camry driver attempts to make a run for it only to crash into freeway barriers instead.

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Toyota braces for US trade tension

2017-02-06 11:01

Toyota has raised its profit forecast - as the carmaker finds a balance between the benefits of a weaker yen and the impact of rising US trade tensions.

New bakkie sales: Ranger outsells Hilux in January

2017-02-02 09:49

The Ford Ranger kicked off the new year by outselling South Africa's top bakkie for 2016, the Toyota Hilux.

Toyota loses sales crown to VW as US trade barriers loom

2017-01-30 14:29

Toyota has lost its title as the world’s best-selling automaker to Volkswagen, as demand for its flagship Camry sedan waned and sales expanded at a slower pace than the overall market.

Toyota to add 400 US jobs after Trump slams Mexico plan

2017-01-26 08:30

Toyota said it will invest $600-million and create 400 jobs at one of its US factories - just weeks after Donald Trump criticised the Japanese auto giant for planning to open a factory in Mexico.

Trump tariff could sideswipe US car industry

2017-01-24 17:31

The threat from President Donald Trump to tax Mexican-made cars may throw the industry into disarray forcing some uncomfortable choices.

#Dakar 2017: 'Worst organisation I've ever had in one rally'

2017-01-17 14:38

'Dakar 2017, described by many regulars as the most difficult since the iconic race moved to South America, will not be fondly remembered,' writes Ferdi de Vos as he reflects on the gruelling Dakar rally.

#Dakar2017: Three SA-built Toyotas in top ten

2017-01-16 11:00

The 2017 Dakar, held over thirteen days in Paraguay, Bolivia and Argentina, saw three SA-built Toyota Hilux vehicles finish in the top 10.

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