ARTICLES RELATING TO VEHICLE

Winter is coming: How to protect your car in SA

2016-05-10 14:07

Heavy rain, snow, frigid temperatures... Winter is on its way in South Africa. We list a number of simple checks to ensure your car performs optimally during the cold months ahead.

BMW invests a whopping R6bn in SA

2015-11-16 13:08

BMW Group plans to invest R6bn in its Rosslyn Plant. The investment will allow the plant to produce next generation BMW X3 locally.

Pump-jockeys want R6000 a month

2013-06-19 12:12

The National Union of Metalworkers of SA is in a wage dispute with the auto industry, demanding that even entry-level workers get at least R6000 a month.

Japan's top four in 3.4m recall

2013-04-11 12:54

Japan's top four automakers are recalling a combined 3.4 million vehicles globally due to defective air bags.

250km/h racer takes on Tesla

2013-04-04 08:27

Detroit Electric, a start-up battery-car company reviving a century-old brand, has unveiled its first model - a stunning R1.2-million sports car. GALLERY

65% of SA cars NOT insured

2013-04-02 13:20

The AA and a major insurance broker want the return of compulsory third-party insurance - including the 65% totally uninsured in South Africa. It could cost as little as R50 a month!

Volkswagen shamed in China

2013-03-17 07:56

Chinese TV show "3:15" called for a recall of Volkswagen's direct shift gearbox (DSG) in its annual corporate malpractice exposé.

2013 SA Car of Year named

2013-03-07 07:54

It's been a long time coming but the 2013 South African Car of the Year has (finally) been named - the Porsche Boxster. Most Wheels24 readers, however, don't agree...

2013 Volvo XC60 'more elegant'

2013-02-21 08:38

Volvo's best-selling XC60 has been given a more urban twist in the model revamp. The redesigned front features a new bonnet shape that emphasises a wide, confident look.

Snow-baby saved in horror crash

2013-02-06 09:16

A nightmare moment for any parent happened in Russia when a crash caused an infant to be flung into the path of oncoming traffic. Watch the terrifying video!

 

Drive in lavish style with the new BMW 7 Series

2016-02-19 06:45

finweek took the new sixth-generation BMW 7 Series for a drive and this uber-luxurious machine didn't disappoint.

Vehicle licensing fraud up

2015-10-19 12:52

Fraud in the vehicle licensing industry has flourished again after the KZN Department of Transport restructured its Vehicle Technical Compliance unit.

Toyota's hybrid pass 5m milestone

2013-04-17 07:18

Toyota says its global sales of hybrid vehicles have exceeded five million models, in a milestone for technology that was initially greeted with skepticism.

Easter Bunny nips SA car sales

2013-04-04 09:34

Despite 54 946 vehicles finding a home in March 2013 SA vehicle sales represent a 2.1% drop from March 2012.

65% of SA cars NOT insured

2013-04-03 10:51

The AA and a major insurance broker want the return of compulsory third-party insurance - including the 65% totally uninsured in South Africa. It could cost as little as R50 a month!

Vauxhall's 30-98 turns 100

2013-03-26 11:07

The Vauxhall 30-98, Britain's first vehicle to reach 100mph (160km/h) in production form, marks its centenary in style in May 2013, when almost 50 surviving examples will attempt the Waddington Fell hillclimb.

2013 SA Car of Year named

2013-03-07 10:42

It's been a long time coming but the 2013 South African Car of the Year has (finally) been named - the Porsche Boxster. Most Wheels24 readers, however, don't agree...

Zulu (killer and liar) set free

2013-02-26 11:31

Durban businessman Sifiso Zulu has been released from prison after serving only nine months of his three-year sentence. Is this justice for the two people he killed?

Hot 228kW RS Q3 headed for SA

2013-02-20 08:53

Audi handed its Q3 over to its performance arm quattro GmbH, who turned the German automaker’s SUV into a 228kW beast. Check out the new RS Q3 headed for South Africa!

Voting booth: Ranger in the lead

2013-01-30 10:03

Our home-page voting booth has garnered over 12 000 votes as Ford's rugged Ranger takes the lead in our Readers' Car of the Year poll.

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