WATCH: Pothole-detecting tech could help smooth out a bumpy ride

2018-06-22 15:00

Potholed roads not only make journeys uncomfortable but harsh impacts can also cause damage to your vehicle, resulting in hefty repair bills. Innovative car technology could reduce their impact.

Mercedes' most powerful bakkie, Using cassette tapes as 'Google Maps': Here's your midweek motoring wrap

2018-06-20 20:00

Keeping your kids safe and Mercedes-Benz' most powerful bakkie yet are just some of the stories making headlines today. Here is your full midweek motoring wrap.

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WATCH: Test drive from hell as another Ford Kuga bursts into flames

Yet another Ford Kuga has burst into flames. This time as a Ford employee was taking a client's vehicle for a test drive in Johannesburg. Watch.

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Ford’s latest compact contender in SA: Premium appeal, new auto for next-gen Figo sedan, hatchback

2018-06-18 18:30

Ford has launched its updated Figo hatchback and sedan in South Africa. We have prices, specifications and gallery!

SA vehicle sales: Top 10 underdogs packing the numbers in May

2018-06-11 15:00

'Vehicle sales for May might have shown positive figures for popular vehicles such as the Toyota Hilux and VW Polo Vivo but there are other models selling significant volumes to help make up a good month for the SA auto industry', writes Janine Van der Post.

Mercedes 6x6, Hilux V8, Shelby F150: Mzansi’s five maddest bakkies

2018-06-07 08:09

From the apocalyptic Mercedes-Benz AMG 6x6 to the monstrous 565kW Shelby F150 headed for our shores, we list some extreme bakkies marketed in South Africa.

'Share the road' - new VR tech could help inconsiderate motorists, cyclists get along

2018-05-24 11:14

A virtual reality experience called 'WheelSwap' enabling motorists and cyclists to see how inconsiderate driving and riding can be for fellow road users.

SA vehicle sales: The power of buying local

2018-05-21 13:30

South Africa has highly regarded automotive manufacturing industry. But which are the most popular locally built vehicles on sale?

Opel expands with Grandland X, Ford releases new Fiesta: Here's your new models wrap

2018-05-20 09:13

The launch of the new Ford Fiesta and Opel Grandland X tops the list of latest editions to be available on South African roads.

WATCH: Hate reversing? New car tech allows you to see around corners while reversing

2018-05-16 14:20

New technology from Ford enables drivers to see what around the corner while while reversing.

 

Defective airbags, vehicles on fire... Why are so many cars being recalled in SA?

2018-06-21 07:00

From the Takata's ongoing airbag crisis affecting to more recent cases of vehicle setting on fire, vehicle recalls have left many motorists concerned whether cars are becoming more dangerous and if so, why?

An SA car story: This awesome vintage Ford Capri is a heart-warming video tribute to one special father

2018-06-20 07:18

'He always said that Ford is one of the few cars that you can really rough handle and enjoy,' says Ivan Chetty as he pays tribute to his father by restoring a vintage Capri to its former glory. Watch his story!

Disaster as another Kuga SUV goes up in flames in Joburg - Ford SA responds

2018-06-19 14:20

The saga of Ford's embattled Kuga continues as images and videos of yet another SUV on fire has gone viral on social media. Ford South Africa responds.

Need a Golf GTI on a budget? Some of SA's fiesty junior hot hatches

2018-06-14 06:00

When one desires Golf GTI performance but budgetary constraints prevent you from that true hot hatch purchasing realm priced beyond R500 000 – what are the alternatives?

WATCH: Testing extremes - Ford's 'Weather Factory' in action

2018-06-08 07:19

Cars are put through their paces in blistering heat, high winds, heavy rain, high altitudes, frigid temperatures and deep snow - all in one factory.

South Africa's love affair with bakkies

2018-06-05 08:41

As 2018 nears its halfway point, locally built vehicles remain resolutely dominant in the market, writes Lance Branquinho.

Best selling cars in SA, new Ford Ranger bakkie - top motoring stories you shouldn't miss

2018-05-22 19:00

Crash test dummies influencing car buys, best selling cars in SA and a Moto3 racer jumping over a fellow crashed rider... you don't want to miss these top motoring stories.

Best-selling passenger cars, bakkies and SUVs for April 2018

2018-05-21 09:15

Here's a glance at all the top-selling vehicles in various segments in the SA market. See which vehicles outsold their rivals.

Soaring fuel prices, SA bakkie sales: Here's your Friday daily motoring wrap

2018-05-18 19:00

From disgruntled readers speaking out about the fuel hikes to reducing the risk of remote jamming in South Africa, this is your Friday motoring wrap.

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GALLERY: 2018 Ford Fiesta

2018-05-16 11:47
New design, upgraded technology, enhanced suspension… Ford has launched its all-new Fiesta in South Africa. The Fiesta forms part of a new model assault by Ford SA including its new Figo, EcoSport and Focus.

New design, upgraded technology, enhanced suspension… Ford has launched its all-new Fiesta in South Africa. The Fiesta forms part of a new model assault by Ford SA including its new Figo, EcoSport and Focus.

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