ARTICLES RELATING TO OFF-ROAD

VW revives Dune Beetle for SA: Prices, pics

2016-06-03 08:35

Volkswagen has revived its Beetle Baja Bug with a launch of its new Dune, the first crossover Beetle derivative in more than 80 years. We have prices and a gallery!

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JLR's model onslaught for SA: Project 7, F-Type SVR and more!

2016-03-15 10:14

F-Type SVR, Project 7... Jaguar Land Rover is set to launch several new models under its Special Vehicle Operations performance division in South Africa.

Maserati's first SUV: Sneak peek at new SA-bound Levante

2016-02-22 12:27

Maserati's has unveiled its first SUV ahead of its official reveal at the 2016 Geneva auto show. Check out these cool pics.

WRC: Ogier sets the bar at Monte Carlo rally

2016-01-25 08:45

Three-times world champion Sebastien Ogier won the season-opening Monte Carlo rally in style, taking two of the three stages to clinch a third straight win at his favourite race.

WRC: It's Ogier and VW against the world

2016-01-21 09:54

Sebastien Ogier begins his quest for a fourth successive world rally title in Monte Carlo at the start of a competition which is expected again to be easy pickings for Volkswagen.

WATCH: The 8 safest cars of 2015

2016-01-18 11:36

The Euro NCAP has revealed its list of 'Best-in-Class' cars crash-tested during 2015. Watch the 8 safest cars of last year.

Dakar Rally: Could Peterhansel be penalised?

2016-01-14 07:15

Team Mini appealed to the FIA claiming that Dakar-leader Stephane Peterhansel refueled in an unauthorised area.

Dakar Rally: Sainz takes control, Loeb suffers in the sand

2016-01-12 20:54

Carlos Sainz moved atop the overall standings of the Dakar Rally by winning Stage 9 as Sebastien Loeb fell further behind after struggling in sandy conditions.

2016 Dakar: Toyota, De Villiers keep SA's hopes alive

2016-01-12 10:48

Stage 8 of Dakar 2016 brought mixed results for Toyota SA, though all three Hilux bakkies made it safely through the tough 393km route from Salta to the town of Belen, Argentina.

 

Veteran Mark Cronje exits SA Rally champs

2016-04-11 11:19

A sad day for SA motorsport fans - rally champ Mark Cronje has announced Team #24’s withdrawal from the local off-road series.

An SA bakkie story: This Isuzu covered 1.5-million kilometres

2016-03-22 11:59

South African Gerhard du Toit purchased his brother's long-serving Isuzu KB in 2003. By 2016, the tough bakkie has racked-up an incredible 1.5-million kilometres.

50th Jeep Safari: 6 radical 4x4s (and a bakkie) unveiled

2016-03-14 14:01

Seven amazing Jeep concepts, including a bakkie, will make their debut at the 2016 Easter Jeep Safari. Check out these awesome off-road concept vehicles.

Last hurrah: Final Land Rover Defender rolls off the line

2016-02-01 11:11

Land Rover celebrated the last of its current Defenders to roll off its famous Solihull factory in England. Share your Defender memories with us!

The essential 4x4 kit for SA – and what not to waste your money on

2016-01-25 08:29

From a portable compressor to 'a fuel magnetiser', we list 10 items that can either make life easier outdoors in SA or rob you of cash that could be better spent on a tank of fuel.

Baragwanath: SA's quad-biking Dakar warrior

2016-01-19 09:00

'SA quad champion Brian Baragwanath honoured is the real SA hero of the 2016 Dakar Rally,' writes Ferdi de Vos.

Dakar Rally: Peterhansel's victory marred by controversy

2016-01-18 09:22

While Stephane Peterhansel and Peugeot celebrates its Dakar victory, the team's historical feat has yet to be officially confirmed – depending on an appeal hearing by the FIA.

Dakar Rally: Peterhansel wins Stage 10 as Sainz suffers

2016-01-13 22:09

Dakar Rally legend Stephane Peterhansel took a decisive step towards a 12th title during a drama-filled 10th stage, which proved costly for Carlos Sainz.

Heat too much for Dakar Rally Stage 9

2016-01-12 19:00

The ninth stage of the Dakar Rally has been cut short due to searing heat and the many difficulties encountered by competitors, reports organisers.

Latest Landy Heritage 4x4: Best-selling Freelander 1

2016-01-05 09:29

The Land Rover Freelander 1, produced from 1997 to 2006, remains one of the brand's best-selling models and is now officially part of the automaker’s Heritage range.

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