ARTICLES RELATING TO CARS

Top 10 motoring stories of the week

2017-05-26 14:31

General Motors ceasing local manufacturing, the importance of dashcams in your car, and VW gives the Up! a GTI badge... Wheels24 takes a look at some of the most interesting motoring news stories this week.

GM claims to be first to profit from electric cars

2017-05-02 08:47

US auto giant General Motors is poised to become the first automaker to profit from electric vehicles.

China quota threat charges up electric car market

2017-04-23 14:04

China's electric-car market is already the world's biggest, but a government proposal to introduce "new energy" vehicle quotas for automakers is further charging it up.

Top cars that nobody buys in SA

2017-04-21 07:50

'They live among us – the nuggets of brilliance that South African tyre-kickers keep ignoring,' writes Braam Peens as he lists 10 cars 'nobody buys' in SA.

10 Awesome car technologies we love

2017-04-20 06:01

Motorists are demanding more and more from their vehicles, and the result is rapid evolution in technology relating to cars with each brand trying to out the other in the race for consumer loyalty.

As it happened: These 10 people are kissing a car for hours...

2017-04-18 09:42

10 people are attempting to win a Kia Optima at a Texas dealer. The competition? To 'kiss' the South Korean sedan for the longest period, outlasting rivals for hours...

Top 10 motoring stories of the week

2017-04-14 09:54

World Car of the Year, New York auto show.. It's been an exciting week for car enthusiasts. Here are 10 motoring stories you shouldn't miss.

World Car of the Year: Jaguar F-Pace voted best, most beautiful

2017-04-12 17:42

The Jaguar F-Pace grabs two victories at the 2017 World Car Awards, scooping the official World Car and World Car Design of the Year titles. We reveal all the winners!

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Explained: How a car transmits power to the road

Getting power from your car's engine to the wheels requires an intricate system of shafts with special joints. Here's how it works...

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Makeover for Joburg's Main Reef interchange

2017-05-11 16:36

The M2 West Highway and Main Reef Road in are set to receive a R30m upgrade to ease congestion and improve access, reports the Johannesburg Roads Agency.

Kia to invest $1.1-billion to build its first India factory

2017-04-28 08:05

Kia Motors Co. says it will invest $1.1-billion in India to build its first factory in the world's fifth-largest auto market.

Roll with it: Gazans create own limo from five different cars

2017-04-24 08:56

A Gazan firm has found a way to add style to weddings in the Palestinian enclave despite being unable to import a limousine: make one with parts from five cars.

Top 10 motoring stories of the week

2017-04-22 06:00

It has been a frantic week in the motoring world with some rather exciting events taking place, such as the car-smooching competition, Ford's new limited Ranger bakkie and a look at Michael Schumacher's tv ad filmed in SA in 1998...

Car-smooching battle: Texan woman wins a Kia after kissing it for 50 hours

2017-04-20 16:20

Dilini Jayasuriya has won a new sedan in an arduous, week-long competition. What did she have to do to win? Kiss a 2017 Kia Optima for 50 hours!

LIVE: These 7 people are kissing a Kia for days...

2017-04-19 08:53

Seven people remain in the battle to win a Kia Optima at a Texas dealer. The competition? To 'kiss' the South Korean sedan for the longest period, outlasting rivals for days...

Your car neuroses and diagnoses: Service plan renewals, buying a bakkie

2017-04-16 08:40

Which bakkie should you buy? Can you convert your carburetor and save fuel costs? Should you renew your service plan? Justus Visagie provides useful answers to your automotive questions.

7 ordinary words that mean something totally different to petrolheads

2017-04-13 06:01

Here are a few ordinary words that mean something totally unique to those with petrol running though their veins. How many can you recognise?

Ministers and their R41m luxury cars: Here's what govt spent YOUR money on

2017-03-26 14:05

Government has spent more than R41-million on the procurement of luxury vehicles, reports the Democratic Alliance following a parliamentary inquiry. The list of expensive cars is staggering...

10 things everyone should ask when buying a used car

2017-03-23 10:56

We have compiled a list of ten questions that every prospective buyer of a used vehicle should consider before they lay down the cash and sign on the dotted line.

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