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WATCH: 5 most powerful hatchbacks on sale in South Africa

2017-08-18 08:08

The hot hatch power war has been taken to a new level with the introduction of the Audi RS 3 Sportback. We list the five most powerful hatchbacks on sale in South Africa.

Volkswagen's new limited edition Beetle: Only 50 units for SA

2017-08-08 12:56

Volkswagen, piggybacking on the popularity of its R-Line kits on other models has released 50 units of a Beetle R-Line derivative.

German governor defends asking VW to vet speech on automaker

2017-08-07 08:19

The governor of one of Germany's biggest states says he allowed Volkswagen to vet a 2015 speech about the automaker's diesel scandal.

VW exec to plead guilty in emissions scandal

2017-08-04 08:00

A German Volkswagen executive is scheduled to plead guilty in Detroit in a scheme to cheat emission rules on nearly 600 000 diesel vehicles.

SA's best-selling bakkies: Toyota Hilux dominates in July

2017-08-02 09:55

Toyota may have trailed the Ford in bakkie sales but in July the Hilux has made triumphant return to the top, out-selling the Ranger by 800 units!

EU anti-fraud office wraps up VW loans probe

2017-08-02 08:47

The European Union's anti-fraud office says it has completed an investigation into possible misuse of EU loans by Volkswagen.

Volkswagen to refit 1 million more diesel cars in Germany

2017-07-31 07:53

Volkswagen said it would offer to refit almost a million more diesel cars in Germany to reduce harmful emissions, as the country's auto industry is racked by overlapping scandals.

World’s first sideways-racing VW Kombi: Meet the 'Trippy Tippy Hippy Van'

2017-07-28 08:56

Ever wanted to race a camper van? How about sideways? A mechanic has transformed a 1970s VW Kombi into the world's first sideways-racing van.

Need a cheap family car? 13 sedans for less than R250 000 in SA

2017-07-25 10:32

Polo Vivo, Ford Fiesta, Nissan Almera... Looking for a vehicle for your family but concerned about your budget? We list 13 sedans for less than R250 000 in South Africa.

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GTI power in a diesel-powered car, Volkswagen launches the new Golf GTD in SA.

GTI power in a diesel-powered car, Volkswagen launches the new Golf GTD in SA.

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Top motoring stories of the week: Toyota's future plans, SA's best selling cars

2017-08-11 15:15

From a Women's Day special to the best selling cars in South Africa, here are the top 10 stories of the week.

DRIVEN: VW's hottest hatch in SA - halo Golf R

2017-08-08 08:11

Clarence Drive is one of the most beautiful and thrilling roads in the Western Cape. It also makes for the perfect route to drive Volkswagen's new Golf R in SA.

VW executive pleads guilty in emissions scandal

2017-08-05 15:13

A German Volkswagen executive pleaded guilty Friday to conspiracy and fraud charges in Detroit in a scheme to cheat emission rules on nearly 600 000 diesel vehicles

US car sales to plunge for 7th consecutive month

2017-08-03 10:20

US sales of new cars and trucks showed declines in July as automakers cut back on low-profit rental car sales and consumers waited for Labour Day deals.

SA's best-selling cars: Vivo leads the way, Kia makes the top 10

2017-08-02 09:07

The Volkswagen Polo Vivo remains South Africa’s top-selling passenger car but the big surprise in July 2017 is the inclusion of Kia and Hyundai local sales, reports Naamsa. We list SA's best-selling cars.

EU bank suspects VW fraud in Dieselgate scandal

2017-08-01 22:15

The European Investment Bank says it suspects Volkswagen may have fraudulently secured a loan of €400m to develop technology used to cheat EU emissions tests.

And SA's top vehicle brands for customer service are...

2017-07-28 15:44

Buying a car should be a pleasure, so which automakers make sure you drive off with a smile? The latest Ipsos SA vehicle quality awards have been released.

Volkswagen lifts 2017 forecast

2017-07-27 10:17

The world's largest automaker Volkswagen lifted slightly its forecast for the full year Thursday, hailing strong performance even as it faces a brewing scandal at home in Germany.

DRIVEN: New VW Golf GTD - the accidental offroad adventure

2017-07-21 12:33

Volkswagen SA has launched its highly-anticipated Golf GTD in Cape Town this week. Wheels24's Janine Van der Post tests its torque during an unintentional off-road adventure.

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Volkswagen launches its much anticipated Golf R in South Africa. Check out our gallery.

Volkswagen launches its much anticipated Golf R in South Africa. Check out our gallery.

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