#FordKuga: Twitter reacts to huge SUV recall in SA

2017-01-17 08:41

South Africans took to social media on Monday in reaction to the news that Ford South Africa is recalling thousands of its Kuga models following reports that the SUVs caught fire.

Ford SA's huge recall: Here's what Kuga owners should know

2017-01-16 18:33

Ford South Africa is recalling 4556 Kuga SUVs to address an 'engine overheating' issue that could cause a fire. Here's what Kuga owners should know...

Are you driving one of SA’s best-selling cars? Here’s how the top 10 performed in 2016

2017-01-16 11:04

Passenger cars, bakkies, sports cars, luxury SUVs - we've listed SA's top 10 selling vehicles by category. Find out how the best-sellers performed throughout 2016.

Luxury SUVs in SA: BMW X5 rules the roost

2017-01-10 10:06

Despite overall new vehicle sales plummeting in December 2016, luxury SUVs continued to buck the trend and sell in large numbers.

6 cool places to take the kids in the Cape with a Trailblazer

2016-12-28 12:18

Run out of ideas to keep the kids busy these holidays? Here are some awesome places to visit, especially in a seven-seater Chevrolet Trailblazer.

Audi's near-production Q8 SUV to debut at Detroit

2016-12-23 09:33

Audi will start 2017 with a bang, by unveiling its Q8 SUV concept at the Detroit auto show. Still looking at that Bentley Bentayga?

Here's why the JMC Landwind 5 is not such a crappy Chinese car

2016-12-13 12:25

'I've never been as terrified to drive a car as I was when anticipating the arrival of the JMC Landwind, yet it was all in vain,' says Wheels24's Janine Van der Post as she unpacks the Chinese product.

And the 2016 Women's World Car of the Year is...

2016-11-23 10:32

The Jaguar F-Pace has been named ‘Supreme Winner’ in the 2016 Women’s World Car of the Year Awards. From muscle cars to hot hatches, find out which other car rank tops among women.

New I-Pace: Jaguar reveals electric SUV concept

2016-11-15 11:30

Jaguar's I-Pace Concept could be the automaker's first electric SUV. And yes, it's coming to South Africa...

SA-built Ford Everest gets new models

2016-11-03 11:49

Ford's locally-built Everest SUV now compromises eight models, a smaller diesel engine and the availability of a manual gearbox option.


Ford has only given us excuses - relative of Kuga victim killed in fire

2017-01-16 19:14

Ford has come up with excuses to protect their brand instead of giving the family closure, says a relative of Reshall Jimmy who died when his Ford Kuga caught fire.

'Ford should take it back and pay us out': Angry Kuga owners respond

2017-01-16 15:37

'My Kuga has been at my local dealer for a week now', 'If lives are at risk do not tell clients to come back next week,'... Ford SA owners respond to the Kuga-fire saga.

Ford Kuga controversy briefing expected in Pretoria

2017-01-16 06:52

The National Consumer Commission will brief the media on the controversial Ford Kuga on Monday after several reports of the SUVs bursting into flames.

Long-term test: Hyundai Tucson at home on the West Coast

2017-01-09 07:43

'The Hyundai Tucson deserves to be a finalist for 2017 South African Car of the Year,' says Wheels24's Charlen Raymond as he heads along the West Coast in Hyundai's formidable new Tucson SUV.

Used-car review: Yesterday’s Jeep Grand Cherokee still going strong

2016-12-27 17:08

The Jeep Grand Cherokee is not as refined as its German competitors, but when it comes to off-roading it beats the field hands down.

How the F-Pace changed Jaguar's image in SA

2016-12-19 07:38

Since the Jaguar F-Pace came to South Africa earlier in 2016 it has been nothing but a sales de force for the Coventry-based automaker.

X5 dominates, Levante joins the fray... Best-selling luxury SUVs in SA

2016-12-06 07:33

Luxury SUVs, some carrying a pricetag of more than a R1-million, performed admirably during November 2016 with hundreds sold in SA. Maserati's Levante has joined the fray...

Toyota spruces up its Hilux bakkie, Fortuner SUV in SA

2016-11-21 08:28

Wheels24's Charlen Raymond drives Toyota's bolstered Hilux and Fortuner range in Knysna. The updated versions are part of an annual roll-out of spruced bakkies and SUVs.

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?

The Mitsubishi Pajero Legend II is 'one heck of an off-roader'!

2016-11-03 07:06

Wheels24's Charlen Raymond is still on a high after concluding that the Mitsubishi Pajero 'is what's needed when you trade the city-life for traversing the wilderness'.

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