Here's what a half-tonne double cab bakkie should include if it comes to SA - reader

2020-05-25 09:45

Wheels24 reader Philip Theunissen shares what he thinks a half-tonne double cab bakkie should have to make it the perfect fit, should one arrive locally.

Ford has two new Ranger bakkies - Will they make it to South Africa?

2020-05-22 04:30

Two new versions of the popular Ford double-cab bakkie have been introduced.

Coronavirus | How car manufacturers have helped and played their part

2020-05-17 21:35

The car industry has helped support the fight against coronavirus in many different ways. Here are some of the examples of how it has done so.


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Throwback Review | Raptor, Arctic AT35, Hilux GR Sport: Three ultra-capable bakkies in SA

2020-05-16 09:30

2019 saw the arrival of three very special bakkies. We reflect on this unique test where all three were put to the test.

OPINION | Here's why South African car exports should recover

2020-05-13 11:30

Think global and act local. Why South African car factories needs to start running at 100%, soon.

Thinking of trading down? Here are three compact car choices to choose from

2020-05-13 07:00

The impact of the lockdown was laid bare when the Naamsa said new car sales were down 98% compared to April last year. We look at three cars that should be on your list if you're thinking of 'trading down'.

Capri, Mustang and Ranger - Here's how Ford dominated local and international motorsport

2020-05-12 08:30

Since the very beginning, Ford has turned to racing to prove its products and technologies against the best in the world.

Mother's Day | Jelly-legs and a jittery car: I'll cherish my first driving lesson with Mom forever

2020-05-10 04:30

Your first driving lesson is always a memorable one, especially when things don't go exactly to plan. Charlen Raymond remembers his first with his Mom in honour of Mother's Day.

These three half-tonne double-cab bakkies could do exceptionally well in SA

2020-05-08 15:00

The Nissan NP200 is the only half-tonne bakkie in SA, but these alternatives could be everything it is not.


Driving with J9 | Which new car do you want to buy when vehicle finance, licensing resume in June?

2020-05-24 17:33

June 1 will see car sales, vehicle finance, licensing and registrations resume. Is there a new vehicle you've had your eye on to purchase during lockdown?

These are the vans South Africans are searching and buying this year

2020-05-19 11:00

Faced with the economic challenges of lockdown, South Africans have demonstrated their entrepreneurial spirit like never before. Some people have started sewing and selling masks, for instance.

A trident tribute to Sir Stirling Moss and all the wonderful and weird cars he endorsed

2020-05-17 16:25

While Sir Stirling's notable victories and races have been lauded, little mention has been made of the interesting, wild, wonderful, and (sometimes) weird road cars he was involved with. Ferdi de Vos tells us more.

WATCH | This is the fastest Ford Focus ST in South Africa

2020-05-17 07:00

Patrick is a full-blooded Ford fan with a collection of rare RS models but his 520kW Focus ST is the holy grail of performance nirvana.

WATCH | Here's why should never leave bird poop on your car unattended

2020-05-15 11:30

While getting struck by bird poop may be a sign of good luck, bird poop landing on your car can have more serious consequences.

WATCH | These petrolhead kids give their best sound impression of a V8 Mustang

2020-05-13 08:30

Vroom-vroom or neowm? Watch these Mustang drivers of the future trying to emulate the sound of the V8 Pony!

Here's where the Hilux doesn't rule the roost - These used single-cab bakkies sold best in April

2020-05-13 04:30

These single cab bakkies were the best-selling units last month.

'A rear-wheel-drive half-tonne bakkie will dominate the market!' - Readers make their voices heard

2020-05-12 04:30

Wheels24 readers respond to the absence of half-tonne bakkies in the South African market.

How awesome is this! Automakers in SA go above and beyond in the fight against Covid-19

2020-05-09 11:30

Automakers in South Africa are banding together in the fight against Covid-19, albeit in their own way.

WATCH | 5 cars featuring recycled materials for eco-friendly interiors

2020-05-08 08:30

In an effort to bring down their environmental impact, not only are car makers turning their attention to lower-emissions vehicles but also recycled interiors.

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