Editor's pick | New Corolla, driving a Lambo and what to watch - This week's best motoring stories

2020-03-29 06:00

A week South Africa will remember forever as the country locked down in a bid to stop the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. But car-lovers still need their daily dose of petrol; here's a look at this week's best stories.

OPINION | Look at me now! How the Mazda Astina went from unattractive standalone to trim level beauty

2020-03-24 12:30

The Astina was not a very good-looking car and was a total flop but Mazda knew this and decided to resurrect the model nameplate with the '3'. What a good idea it was.

WATCH | Why this reader prefers his old 'happy' Mazda MX-5 over the latest hard-top version

2020-02-12 04:30

Although the new Mazda MX-5 RF is a sporty and fun car to drive, Wheels24 reader Clyde Cyster says he'd still pick his old Miata over it. Any day.

WATCH | Every car in Mazda's 100-year history

2020-02-04 12:40

Take a look at every car Mazda motor corporation has produced during its 100-year history.

Refreshed design, enhanced tech - the updated Mazda2 is now available in SA

2019-12-21 13:00

Boasting a fresh design and enhanced technologies, consumers can officially get their hands on the refreshed Mazda2.

WATCH | The Mazda MX-5 unearths the fun and enjoyment of roadsters

2019-12-02 12:33

Just about every other motorist on the road these days is behind the wheel of an SUV. For those wanting a bit more fun, roadsters like the Mazda MX-5 is built for exactly that.

The new Mazda 3 is the 2019 Women's World Car of the Year

2019-11-19 13:30

The Mazda 3 has been named as the 'Supreme Winner' of the 2019 Women's World Car of the Year awards.

Top motoring stories of the day | Timmy Hansen claims World RX crown, 5 electric vehicles to look out for in 2020

2019-11-11 18:00

Top motoring stories of the day | Timmy Hansen crowned 2019 World RX champion and 43 Toyota Supra's make their appearance at the SEMA show.

Germany vs Japan - Which manufacturer makes the better car?

2019-11-07 11:30

German and Japanese manufactured cars dominate sales globally but which is the better packaged car when you take everything into consideration? Robin Classen takes a look at the advantages of both.

SEE | The latest Mazda 3's interior is one to admire

2019-10-31 17:30

Besides being a well-crafted car when it is in motion, the new Mazda 3 hatch is a playground of technology on the inside with so much to look at. Wheels24's Robin Classen takes a look at some of the car's neat interior features.


'It was love at first sight': Why my old Mazda Astina was such a beaut - reader

2020-03-26 13:00

Wheels24 reader Rene Frans responds to our contributor Robin Classen's article and says: "My 1998 Astina was a beaut with its sleek coupe styling back when most cars had quite boring boxy styling."

WATCH | Here's how the 2020 SA Car of the Year finalists were put to the test

2020-03-10 15:00

Testing for the South African Car of the Year took place on Monday at Zwartkops Raceway outside Pretoria. Here's how SA's jury members put the finalist cars through its paces

REVIEW | Is the Mazda MX-5 RF a weekend special?

2020-02-11 11:51

Released in 2017, the Mazda MX-RF is a rare sight on our roads. Sean Parker spent a couple of days with the convertible sports car to see if it's still fun to drive.

#ICYMI | Tesla's 'Cybertruck' driven in Russia, Mazda2 refreshed and the latest car mod trends

2019-12-24 07:00

Be impressed or stare in disbelief at a custom-made Tesla Cybertruck in Russia as well as tips on how to safe this holiday season.

WATCH | The Mazda 787b is where it all started for Japan in Le Mans and will be known as a legend forever

2019-12-10 07:00

Mazda held the accolade as the only Japanese manufacturer to win the Le Mans 24 Hour race with their iconic 787b. It will be forever remembered as a game-changer and here's why.

SEE | Here are all the 2020 SA Car of the Year semi-finalists

2019-11-27 11:33

South Africa’s premiere motoring journalists have voted. So too have members of the public. The votes have been tallied and 25 semi-finalists have been announced for the 2020 AutoTrader South African Car of the Year competition.

SEE | The Mazda 3 proves that beauty starts on the outside

2019-11-15 14:35

After spending some time with the Mazda 3 a few weeks back, Wheels24's Robin Classen just couldn't get enough and returned for another bout in the modern 'Kodo' hatch.

WATCH | The new SA-bound Mazda CX-30 means business

2019-11-11 08:40

Mazda is on the model offensive with the release of a few new models, one of which is the CX-30 compact SUV. Here is all you need to know about their latest offering.

VW's T-Roc convertible, Inside the high-tech Mazda 3 - New models wrap

2019-11-02 11:00

Volkswagen's new T-Roc cabriolet is a real looker and we drive Mercedes-Benz' latest B-Class offering. Here are the top motoring stories of the day.

Hyundai's 300kW H1 minibus, Porsche Macan Turbo driven - Top new models of the week

2019-10-27 20:38

New models launched at the Tokyo Auto Show, Hyundai's 300kW H1 N minibus. Here are the top new models launched this week.

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