Driven: Mazda's new CX-5 is a polished performer

2017-08-28 08:11

'This is a well-built, roomy, value-for-money SUV – with quite possibly one the best powertrains in the business,' writes Dave Fall as he tests Mazda's new CX-5.

Segway - a balancing act for Cape cops

2015-07-22 09:31

Wheels24 columnist DAVE FALL recently spent time on the latest craze in personal mobility: Segway. Cape cops use them, can he?

Hogging the road on a Harley

2015-06-30 21:17

Want to join those strange folk who dress up to go motorcycling in fringed leather, bandanas, gold chains and pisspot helmets? Here's how...

Cool, calm and crash pictures collected

2015-05-12 11:29

Fitted a dash cam yet? Perhaps it's about time, as DAVE FALL decided after a brush with death and stupidity on Cape Town's M5.

Cute but astute: Fiat's bargain Nuova

2015-03-20 09:34

'It cost next to nothing in petrol bills and ran as sweet as the proverbial sewing machine.' DAVE FALL reflects on his classic Fiat 500 Nuova.

Classic Porsche 356: Commotion of motion

2015-01-27 10:50

The 2015 SA Car of the Year announcement is just around the corner. Will Porsche score a hat trick? Wheels24 columnist DAVE FALL takes a look back in time to the brand's ultimate sports car.

Motoring serendipity? Sort your garage!

2014-10-27 09:32

When times are tight and you're looking for car/bike parts, why not try an auto jumble, a local museum - or even sorting out your automotive man cave... your garage?

Birthday boy: Honda Gold Wing turns 40

2014-10-14 08:03

Honda is celebrating the 40th anniversary of the creation of its Gold Wing, with a special edition headed for SA. DAVE FALL takes a look back to when the bike was announced in 1974.

Leaping Jaguars! Rare 50s XK150 spotted

2014-09-22 07:54

Columnist DAVE FALL spotted a classic British coupe during a recent a trip to a classic-car dealer in Cape Town - a rare Jaguar XK150 FHC from the late 1950s.

Beep! Beep! Rare Road Runner spotted

2014-09-15 10:03

Mustang, Corvette, TransAm... despite a host of iconic muscle cars ‘nobody did it slicker and meaner than Plymouth, when it produced the maddest powerhouse coupe yet,’ writes DAVE FALL as he experiences a rare Plymouth Road Runner.


SA-built classics: Remember Protea? Flamingo?

2016-05-30 10:46

'There’s little doubt that South Africans are a passionate lot when it comes to motoring,' writes Dave Fall as he reflects on SA-built classic cars.

American muscle - Chrysler style!

2015-07-08 12:20

Wheels24's intrepid columnist DAVE FALL recently spent time with the latest Chrysler 300C. It's way more than just a 'yank tank'!

Taken for a drive by latest TomTom

2015-06-08 10:13

Wheels24's resident columnist DAVE FALL is the perfect man to put the new TomTom GO 5000 through its paces, after all he spends most of his days on the road...

Angst, insomnia and motoring trivia

2015-04-06 08:02

Poor old DAVE FALL is having trouble sleeping. Read this column and you’ll finish up staring at the ceiling, too…

Shy and sensitive used-car sales folk

2015-02-02 19:39

Are you a Pinocchio, grinder or screamer? DAVE FALL unpacks car-dealer jargon and highlights ways you can avoid being bamboozled into buying a lemon.

Long and the short and the weight of it

2014-12-08 07:07

Just for the record DAVE FALL has delved into his library (it takes up a full wall in his lounge) to find the extremes of the motoring world. Handy for the next pub quiz...

Mitten-smitten: Anybody seen my glove?

2014-10-20 08:41

'Hands are the most vulnerable part of your body but reach to protect you in a crash,' says bike guru DAVE FALL. He's lost half of a pair of biking gloves he bought a decade ago...

'Hey! Where did all my petrol go?'

2014-09-29 08:35

Are automakers taking car owners for a ride? And are fuel consumption figures just for laughs? DAVE FALL finds out if we're all just being misled?

Toyota's radical new Yaris arrives in SA

2014-09-18 08:31

The third-generation of Toyota's popular Yaris has arrived in South Africa in both petrol and hybrid guise. We have prices, specs and gallery!

New MG3 arrives in SA - at last

2014-09-11 08:14

If you’re a first-time buyer looking for something different, the new MG3 hatcback could be just the ticket from a car brand that celebrates its 90th birthday in 2014, writes DAVE FALL.

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