From classic car to modern-day dream: How the VW camper turned into a £90 000 icon in Europe

2020-03-28 09:30

These days, the VW camper is a ubiquitous feature of festival season or the summer surf scene, but it started life as a direct descendant of that other German classic, the Beetle.

FIRST LOOK | VW reveals teaser-image of its new Amarok double-cab bakkie

2020-03-17 14:33

We get a first look at the next-generation of VW’s popular double-cab bakkie.

SA car sales | Vivo and Polo takes VW to the top of the charts

2020-03-04 09:45

In February 2020, the Volkswagen Polo Vivo and Polo were the two best-selling passenger cars in South Africa.

Hold on tight! This Touareg R is Volkswagen’s 340kW super-SUV

2020-02-27 09:30

Lance Branquinho explains where Volkswagen's R-division is heading with its new, big Touareg R.

WATCH | 'Dirty' diesels are cleaner than petrol, but will it make a comeback?

2020-02-20 09:00

Vehicle bans and the manipulation of exhaust emission data have driven diesel cars into disrepute all over the world. But diesel cars are less harmful to the climate than their petrol counterparts...

The best VW Golf 8 images yet! Could this be the production-ready R-Line?

2020-02-08 06:30

These images of the new VW Golf 8 looks like the best ones yet.

New 2020 Golf performance models line-up leaked!

2020-01-22 14:27

More leaked information suggests the new Volkswagen Golf R will have 245kW, while the GTI is reportedly set to have 180kW.

SA vehicle sales | Ten best-selling cars and bakkies of 2019

2020-01-15 17:00

We list 2019's ten top-selling cars and bakkies. The results might surprise you...

REVIEW | With the Golf 7.5 GTI, Volkswagen does the hot hatch recipe justice

2020-01-13 05:48

Wheels24's Robin Classen had a go in Volkswagen's favourite son, the Golf GTI, and now finally realises why they are so well-liked.

Top stories of the day | Giniel de Villiers' Dakar woes, 10 car scandals that'll have you scratching your head

2020-01-10 19:00

All you need to know about everything happening at the Dakar rally and the Volkswagen Polo Vivo ended 2019 as the best-selling passenger car in South Africa.

 

REVIEW | Why the Volkswagen Amarok Canyon is more than just a special edition bakkie

2020-03-18 10:30

Volkswagen's latest special edition Amarok has been emblazoned with a beautiful colour and some interior touches, but under the skin it remains a powerful V6-engined bakkie. Sean Parker drives the Canyon.

WATCH | The new VW Golf GTI ad filmed in Cape Town is flippin' awesome and will set your heart racing

2020-03-05 11:26

Everyone is excited about the new Volkswagen Golf GTi being launched in SA later this year, but how cool is the new ad filmed right here in Cape Town?

How Volkswagen’s Amarok changed South Africa's opinion about bakkies

2020-03-03 11:28

Its arrival may have been comical in 2010, but a decade later the Volkswagen Amarok is a reckoned contender in SA's highly competitive bakkie market.

Volkswagen’s modus operandi - All the new passenger vehicles scheduled for SA in 2020

2020-02-24 08:30

Volkswagen South Africa announced its plans for 2020, as well as when we can expect the highly-anticipated Golf 8.

Seltos, Triber, i30 N - Here are all the new cars being launched in SA during February

2020-02-10 04:30

February 2020 will see an influx of new vehicles to the South African market, including a very fast hot-hatch, and a seven-seater MPV.

Polo, Fiesta, i20: These are some of SA's most popular used hatchbacks

2020-01-30 12:00

The bakkie and SUV segments might be continuously growing in new vehicle sale trends, but smaller cars - particularly hatchbacks are still popular in the used market.

SEE | Bora, Scirocco, Zonda - Five cars named after winds around the world

2020-01-21 04:30

Can you recall the strong winds Cape Town felt the last few days? Well, these automakers drew inspiration from it and named their cars accordingly.

#ICYMI | Rider dies at the Dakar rally, Toyota's 200kW pocket rocket

2020-01-14 07:00

Catch up on all the Dakar action but don't forget to take a look at Toyota's latest creation out of the GR factory - a WRC championship inspired 200kW, all-wheel-drive Yaris.

Top stories of the week | The perfect wheels for students going to university, All you need to know about the Dakar rally

2020-01-11 07:00

Take a look at modern hatchbacks faster than a Nissan Skyline GT-R and the Toyota's Hilux' amazing sales stats for 2019.

WATCH | Airbags, seat belts and carpets - 10 car scandals that'll have you scratching your head

2020-01-10 07:30

From deadly airbags killing passengers to cars accelerating by themselves due to the carpet becoming stuck, here are some of the worst automotive scandals in history.

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