Navara launched in SA, Amarok, X-Class and more on the way

2017-03-17 11:24

Volkswagen Amarok, Nissan Navara, Renault Alaska... We look at upcoming bakkies headed for South Africa within the next year, or two.

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.

Can the new Mitsubishi Triton revive the cult of Colt?

2017-01-30 08:09

'It’s a fine bakkie and for those who’ve waited for a Colt revival, new Triton is as close as Mitsubishi’s come,' writes Lance Branquinho.

An SA bakkie story: Family loves their 7 tough-as-nails KBs

2017-01-20 11:09

Some things you just can’t kill – and that includes your average Isuzu KB bakkie. This Western Cape family loves their fleet of 7 Isuzu KB bakkies!

Hilux, Ranger or Isuzu? Here're the best 4x4 bakkies of 2016

2016-12-29 09:57

Ford Ranger, Toyota Hilux or Isuzu KB... Cyril Klopper rates the best of the best 4x4 bakkies of 2016.

Hippo attacks bakkie: 16 tips for drivers to avoid animal attacks in SA

2016-11-26 09:46

A video captures the moment a bakkie driver felt the wrath of an angry hippopotamus. Read our list of safe driving tips for dealing with wildlife. WARNING: Strong language.

Toyota beefs-up Hilux and Fortuner in SA

2016-11-18 10:57

Toyota's popular Hilux and Fortuner have received minor tweaks. We have details and pics.

New SA road rules: More than 18 000 vote to ban school kids on bakkies

2016-11-17 12:29

'There should be a law that no human being should be transported on the back of a bakkie', Wheels24 readers share their thoughts on new SA road rules governing the transport of school children on the back of bakkies.

New bakkies for SA: Navara, Triton coming early 2017

2016-11-15 12:30

The new Nissan Navara and Mitsubishi Triton will be the first bakkies to be launched in SA in 2017. We look at all the bakkies headed for SA.

Bakkies make the world go round, but these are not coming to SA

2016-11-03 05:56

There are some amazing machines being revealed at the 2016 Sema show... Let's take a look at the awesome bakkies, even though these vehicles won't be making its way to SA, they're still great to look at.


From a Ferrari speedster to Opel's SUV: Geneva's hottest rides

2017-03-09 08:15

Here's a look at some of the cars that stole the show at the 87th Geneva International Motor Show.

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.

Good news for SA bakkie owners? The Ranger Returns

2017-01-23 14:48

A small bit of Ford news will have huge influence for South African bakkie owners.

SA's best-selling bakkies: Toyota Hilux ends year on top

2017-01-10 06:55

The Toyota Hilux proved its dominance by ending 2016 as the best-selling bakkie in South Africa. See how rival bakkies fared in December.

New bakkies, performance cars: Here's what 10 carmakers are bringing to SA in 2017

2016-12-21 08:09

South Africa will be flooded by a wave of new models in 2017, from bakkies, hatchbacks and performance cars... we're in for a bumper year.

Nissan Navara vs. Morocco: 'Been there, Dune that'

2016-11-18 12:01

'You’re a South African right? So when you hear you’re getting to drive the new Nissan Navara in Morocco you think, 'sure – that’s not even off the continent, it should be easy...' writes Calvin Fisher.

Origins of the double cab bakkie? Well it's a C-ute story...

2016-11-18 08:24

What's the origin of the double cab bakkie? The story goes it was a request from a farmer's wife asking for 'a vehicle to go to church in on a Sunday and which can carry our pigs to market on Mondays', writes Ferdi de Vos.

This farming couple rejects fancy limo, uses fleet of bakkies for their wedding

2016-11-17 09:19

Instead of opting for classic, shiny white wedding cars, a farming couple chose a fleet of 11 rugged Isuzu KB bakkies for their nuptials.

Are you driving one of these top quality cars, bakkies and SUVs in SA?

2016-11-08 13:40

The annual 201t6 Ipsos vehicle quality awards reveals South Africa’s most 'reliable' cars, bakkies and SUVs. Is your ride one of them?

Top-selling vehicles sales in SA: Ranger, Polo lead the way

2016-11-02 07:46

The Ford Ranger and Toyota Hilux were the best-selling vehicles during October 2016, followed by Volkswagen stalwarts, the Polo Vivo and Polo. Overall, vehicle sales continue to show a decline...

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