WATCH: Toyota's Hilux might fail a 'moose test' but can haul a huge 19 ton truck out of a ditch

2016-12-08 08:35

A Wheels24 reader sent us this clip of a Toyota Hilux towing a huge truck out of a ditch with his champion bakkie. The owner says the truck weighs approximately 19 tons with its trailer attached...

SA's bakkie king? Ranger topples Hilux in November!

2016-12-02 11:46

The Ford Ranger and Toyota Hilux were again the best-selling bakkies in SA, with the former topping the sales charts. We list SA's best-selling bakkies for November.

Toyota spruces up its Hilux bakkie, Fortuner SUV in SA

2016-11-21 08:28

Wheels24's Charlen Raymond drives Toyota's bolstered Hilux and Fortuner range in Knysna. The updated versions are part of an annual roll-out of spruced bakkies and SUVs.

New Nissan Navara: 10 things you should know

2016-11-15 08:59

Nissan's new Navara is headed for SA in early 2017 and it packs an impressive arsenal to attack with.

Ranger trumps Hilux! New bakkie sales for October

2016-11-02 06:55

The new bakkie sales for South Africa reveals the Ford Ranger trumping Toyota's Hilux by quite some margin.

Mercedes' new bakkie, kid kart champs... 8 great SA motoring stories you need to read

2016-10-28 14:13

From Mercedes-Benz revealing its new X-Class bakkie, to car insurers responding to vehicles damaged in violent student protests... here are 8 motoring stories you need to read.

SHOCKING: Is the Toyota Hilux the 'worst handling' bakkie in its segment?

The Toyota Hilux may be South Africa's best-selling vehicle but avoiding objects in the road without tipping over may not be its strongest trait, at least according to this video.

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Nissan NP200 ICE: For the plumber that enjoys surfing?

2016-10-27 13:38

Nissan has unveiled a special edition of its popular NP200 one-tonne bakkie; It's called the ICE and it's pretty, er, cool.

Mercedes’ SA-bound X-Class bakkie: Here's all you need to know

2016-10-26 08:17

The highly anticipated Mercedes-Benz bakkie has finally been revealed albeit in two near production-ready concepts. X-Class ‘Stylish Explorer’ or ‘Powerful Adventurer’… which would you choose?

Mercedes' highly-anticipated bakkie will be revealed to the world later today. Until then, take a sneak peek at the new SA-bound bakkie.

Mercedes' highly-anticipated bakkie will be revealed to the world later today. Until then, take a sneak peek at the new SA-bound bakkie.

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Does Toyota's Hilux bakkie 'breeze through' this SA handling test?

2016-12-07 11:13

Remember the clip showing Toyota's Hilux failing handling tests? WegRy performed its own 'moose test' with SA's most popular bakkie on local soil. Find out how the Hilux fared...

Refined workhorse in SA: Tata's 207DI EX2 bakkie

2016-11-28 06:52

Tata has refreshed its single-cab one-ton workhorse bakkie with several visual and practical enhancements in South Africa

Fiat's new bakkie in SA: 5 things you should know about the Fullback

2016-11-21 08:05

Fiat has launched its Fullback bakkie in South Africa. Wheels24's Janine Van der Post gets acquainted with the Italian automaker's Hilux-fighter...

REVIEW: New SA-bound Nissan Navara driven in Morocco

2016-11-15 08:03

Ferdi de Vos drives Nissan's new Navara in Morocco and says the bakkie is a big improvement over its predecessor.

11 things you should know about the Mercedes X-Class

2016-10-31 08:15

From potential pricing to SA bakkie-lovers reactions... The new Mercedes-Benz X-Class concept caused quite a stir in the local auto industry. Here are 10 things you should know about Merc's new bakkie.

Video shows Hilux bakkie fail handling test, Toyota responds

2016-10-28 12:33

A video shows SA's bakkie king, the Toyota Hilux, failing to avoid objects in the road without tipping over. How accurate is this test? The Japanese automaker responds..

'I think I just found my next car' - SA bakkie lovers react to Mercedes' new X-Class

2016-10-28 08:55

'Look at the interior you can't get mud on that', 'I love it though I'm expecting it to be around R850 000'... Wheels24 readers react to the new Mercedes-Benz X-Class bakkie.

The new Mercedes-Benz bakkie has been revealed. Check out Ferdi de Vos' close-ups of the new Concept X-Class.

The new Mercedes-Benz bakkie has been revealed. Check out Ferdi de Vos' close-ups of the new Concept X-Class.

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Mercedes reveals new SA-bound bakkie: Meet the X-Class double-cab

2016-10-25 19:15

Mercedes-Benz has finally revealed its new SA-bound bakkie. Check out images of the stylish X-Class...

WATCH: Mercedes teases new SA-bound bakkie

2016-10-23 19:46

Mercedes-Benz has released a teaser ad revealing its new SA-bound bakkie. You might mistake this pick-up for a sports car given its sleek design. Here's why...

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