Auto Q&A: VW chairman speaks on 'reinvention'

2015-09-15 10:07

Despite the economic slowdown in China, Volkswagen chairman Martin Winterkorn believes the automaker can master the pending 'digital revolution'.

Read this before buying a car online

2015-08-07 06:32

Thinking about buying a second-hand car online? Here are some tips to help you make the right choice.

Telkom plays down vehicle shortage fears

2015-07-02 15:09

Telecommunications giant Telkom has played down fears that it is experiencing a vehicle shortage for its technicians.

Middle-seat kids: Why are they special?

2015-05-06 06:21

Limited legroom, a siblings on each side... the middle seat has long been considered the short straw in a car but does it have a secret?

Ford recall because door could 'fly open'

2015-04-27 12:33

Ford has issued a safety recall for certain models due to a door latch issue that creates the potential for a door to unlatch while driving.

Carbon emissions from new cars in EU fall

2015-04-16 10:45

Average carbon dioxide emissions from new cars sold in the European Union have fallen 2.6% last year, beating goals set for 2015.

These seat belt covers are awful. Please don’t buy them

2015-03-31 16:16

Leopard print AND bows?! Please make it stop. Make it go away.

New car sales show consumers under pressure

2015-03-16 15:40

The consumer driven new car market continues to experience pressure on a year-on-year basis, according to the latest industry review.

Read this before buying a car online

2015-02-10 14:33

Thinking about buying a second hand car online? Here are some tips to help you make the right choice.

What to do when your car breaks down

2015-01-08 12:06

An expert shares some very important tips to get us through a car breakdown.


Car survival kit: 10 items you should always have

2015-08-19 08:39

The last thing you want to do is be in car trouble and have nothing with you to help. Here are 10 items to help you out.

Watch as a journalist attempts to get ready for his busy day, while remaining firmly behind the wheel of a self-driving car on the scary highways of Germany's autobahn.

Watch as a journalist attempts to get ready for his busy day, while remaining firmly behind the wheel of a self-driving car on the scary highways of Germany's autobahn.

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Outfits on wheels: Zim's haute carture?

2015-05-28 09:28

In Zimbabwe's depressed economy, cars are becoming used-clothing stores. Fancy some outdoor shopping? This takes mobile shops and fitting rooms to a new level.

Tesla moves into batteries for homes, businesses

2015-05-03 20:15

Tesla Motors has unveiled storage systems or batteries for homes, companies and utilities that will expand its business beyond electric vehicles.

Google said to have brokered deal to buy Tesla

2015-04-21 16:17

As Musk put his staff on crisis footing to save Tesla, he also reportedly began negotiating a deal to sell the company to Google.

Women want midlife-crisis cars, too

2015-04-10 08:04

When a man reaches middle age there’s a theory he’ll rush out and buy a new and impractical car. Turns out women do too....

Top 5 tips for successful road trips

2015-03-24 14:58

Thinking of getting into your car with a few friends and hitting the open road? Here are a few things you should remember.

Car is king as Dubai overtakes NY, London

2015-03-16 11:02

The number of vehicles in Dubai has doubled over the past eight years giving the Gulf emirate more cars per person than New York or London.

Woman crashes car while half-naked with whisky bottle

2015-02-04 15:34

This woman's drunk driving adventure will make you feel better about your life choices!

Hyundai planning R860bn investment

2015-01-06 11:56

Hyundai recently predicted its slowest annual sales growth in more than a decade. Its answer: investing R860bn over the next four years.

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