ARTICLES RELATING TO ROAD TEST

Driven: Chevrolet Trailblazer - ageing but still in the SUV fight

2016-06-09 08:09

The Chevrolet Trailblazer has a tough battle against the likes of the new Toyota Fortuner and Ford Everest in South Africa. Is there any fight left in the big Chevy SUV?

Bike review: Ducati 959 Panigale in SA

2016-03-07 12:02

Hot on the heels of our review of Ducati’s flagship 1299 Panigale, we take a look at its little brother, the new 959 Panigale, writes bike columnist Dries Van Der Walt.

Bike test: We ride Benelli’s 1130 TreK in SA

2015-10-28 05:00

‘Has Chinese ownership hurt Benelli? Judging by the new TreK, I don’t think so,’ writes DRIES VAN DER WALT who tests the new 1130 TreK motorcycle in SA.

Ducati Scrambler: Riding for the fun factor

2015-07-06 11:13

When Ducati launched its Scrambler – yes, a brand, not a type - in South Africa in early 2015 we promised a road test... so here it is. (Gallery + video)

Kia Soul: It's hip to be square(ish)

2015-04-20 15:44

Modestly proportioned SUV's are gaining sales against hatchbacks for their greater versatility. DAVE FALL took a diesel Kia Soul for a country drive.

Jay Leno makes new SRT Hellcat scream

2014-08-05 13:37

Talk show host and car-collector Jay Leno has added a new muscle car to his massive collection - the Dodge Challenger Hellcat. Check out the latest addition to his ever-expanding garage!

Kawasaki W800: Sixties personified

2013-11-20 18:13

Wheels24's biking guru DRIES VAN DER WALT has always loved classic bikes but never owned one because of the nightmare of maintenance and parts availability. Here's an answer...

Reader: Infiniti's perpetual bliss?

2013-09-13 11:23

Wheels24 reader ROBERT DANIELS battles to find much fault with Infiniti's luxury M37 S, except for one big issue.

Road test: Poor man's Cadillac?

2013-08-08 07:16

JANINE-LEE GORDON drives the Geely Emgrand and finds out the real meaning of "fake it 'til you make it" in this Cadillac wanna-be.

Reader's Ride - Honda NC700X

2013-03-19 10:23

Wheels24 reader ANDREW PERKIN says his Honda NC700X "runs on the smell of an oil rag and handles like a kart".

 

Road test: We drive BMW's second-gen X1 in SA

2016-03-08 07:52

The second-generation BMW X1 looks a lot similar to its predecessor, Cyril Klopper finds out if there are major differences.

Is Audi's manic RS3 the ultimate super hatch?

2016-02-10 15:00

The Audi RS3 joins the growing list of cars in SA to form an exclusive super-hatch club. We spent a week with Audi's 270kW monster and discovered it's louder than the 'noon gun.

Bike test: Yamaha’s sporty YZF-R3

2015-10-27 10:48

‘It delivers nimble handling, sporty performance with a good dollop of sexiness thrown,’ writes Wheels24’s DRIES VAN DER WALT who tests Yamaha’s new YZF-R3.

Indian revival: We ride retro Scout in SA

2015-06-22 09:17

'Build quality impressed - the Scout is priced well as an entry-level American cruiser,' says DRIES VAN DER WALT after a cruise.

We ride: 2015 BMW R 1200 RT

2014-12-29 09:10

Long-distance capability with a 25-litre tank, plenty power, and just about every gizmo you could want. Ride the BMW R 1200RT with DRIES VAN DER WALT.

Tested: Foresters are from pricey heaven

2014-03-12 07:14

What do you do when there’s a SUV parked outside the office? JANINE-LEE GORDON reviews the Subaru Forester.

Reader: Honda's supermini rocks

2013-10-15 13:36

Wheels24 reader ROBERT DANIELS drives the Honda Brio and finds that quality outweighs everything else.

Road test: Poor man's Cadillac?

2013-08-08 07:48

JANINE-LEE GORDON drives the Geely Emgrand and finds out the real meaning of "fake it 'til you make it" in this Cadillac wanna-be.

Merc G63 AMG: Keeping it gangsta

2013-04-29 08:10

If Tupac Shakur was still alive, this would probably be his daily drive. Why? Because it’s just so freaking ‘gangsta’. JANINE-LEE GORDON test drives the Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG and feels like a rap star herself.

Reader's Ride - Honda NC700X

2013-03-14 11:55

Wheels24 reader ANDREW PERKIN says his Honda NC700X "runs on the smell of an oil rag and handles like a kart".

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