5 great practical and spacious cars for parents

2018-03-23 13:19

If there’s one thing any parent needs with a growing family, or even one sprouting offspring, it’s boot space – and a lot of it. We take a look at five of the most practical or spacious cars available in the market to suit various pockets. Janine van der Post from Wheels24 and mom to a 2-year-old, does a round-up.

Readers react: 2018 SA Car of the Year

2018-03-19 08:05

'Deserving winner of the accolade', 'Absolutely absurd', 'it's time to have an alternative competition,'... readers react to the Porsche Panamera winning the 2018 SA Car of the Year.

2018 SA Car of the Year: Which model deserves to win?

2018-03-12 16:00

We take a look at the ten 2018 SA Car of the Year finalists ahead of the official announcement on Tuesday. Also, it's your last chance to vote in our 2018 Readers Car of the Year poll!

Jaguar's new baby SUV driven: Meet the E-Pace

2018-03-09 09:32

'Jaguar's new cub, the E-Pace has arrived in SA,' says Janine Van der Post as she gets to grips with Jaguar's latest compact SUV.

Driven: Lexus SA's first 7-seater RX350L

2018-03-01 14:48

Lexus South Africa has added the new RX350L to its line-up - the first seven-seater in the model range. Janine Van der Post drives the new SUV in Cape town

'Extortion and bribery will increase' - More readers respond to Aarto Bill

2018-02-22 15:04

'It won't work', 'Will only work where all offences have to be enforced', 'Taxi drivers will get away and law-abiding citizens will be forced to pay'... More Wheels24 readers share their views on the Aarto Bill.

'It's a bad idea, it won't work' - Readers respond to Aarto Bill

2018-02-20 10:44

'Who is going to enforce it?', ' Fix all the wrongs in our current system first', 'The wrong people will be targeted and the rest will get away'... Wheels24 readers respond to the Aarto amendment bill.

Ford's Ranger Raptor: '1st prize in the bakkie 'looks' department' - readers respond

2018-02-14 09:06

'Ford is making the bakkie market very competitive now', 'Well done Ford on making a first Ranger Raptor', '157Kw? ..That's all?'... Readers respond to Ford's new Ranger Raptor bakkie.

Ford's new Ranger Raptor: Performance bakkie to be built in SA

2018-02-11 19:00

Ford has unveiled its first performance-tuned Ranger Raptor at a world debut in Bangkok. The new bakkie is headed for South Africa!

2018 SA Car of the Year: Judging the finalists

2018-02-01 07:00

Wheels24's Janine Van der Post, one of the jury members for the 2018 SA Car of the Year competition, tests the finalists in Johannesburg.


PICS: Huge sinkhole swallows car in Gauteng

2018-03-23 09:16

Following heavy rains a huge sinkhole has appeared in Gauteng swallowing a vehicle. We list advice for motorists dealing with flooded roads.

Review: Opel Crossland X 1.2-litre turbo Cosmo driven

2018-03-13 06:01

Opel South Africa's Crossland X has finally arrived locally. Wheels24's Janine Van der Post drives the new crossover...

'Get rid of E-Tolls', 'Focus on reckless drivers' - Readers air views to new Transport Minister

2018-03-09 12:12

'Improvements have to come from the top', 'Improve public transport to reduce road crashes'... Wheels24 readers share suggestions for new Transport Ministe Blade Nzimande to focus on.

WATCH: Will the flying Tesla in space crash one day?

2018-03-08 14:40

So there's a car in pace, orbiting the Earth. Watch our video explaining whether it will come crashing down, or not...

'Absolutely great news' - Readers respond to Isuzu MU-X for SA

2018-02-27 07:30

'It's going to be a great seller', 'If priced correctly, I will buy it!'... Wheels24 readers share their thoughts on Isuzu Motors officially launching in SA and its new MU-X headed for our shores.

Wedding cars: Here's why having the perfect car on your special day is so important

2018-02-21 08:02

Hiring a wedding car isn't a simple job. Loads of care and consideration should be taken into account. Here's why having the right car plays a big role...

Ranger Raptor unleashed: Here's what to expect from Ford SA in 2018

2018-02-15 07:39

Following the unveiling of its Ranger Raptor bakkie, Ford South Africa says there are three new models set to be launched locally in 2018.

Review: 2017 Hyundai Elantra Sport driven

2018-02-14 08:15

'Hyundai's Elantra Sport has gone from an average, quiet teenager to a striking, confident new diva,' writes Wheels24's Janine Van der Post. Here why she fancies the new model...

Polo Vivo, Tiguan Allspace... More Volkswagens headed for SA

2018-02-09 11:57

Following the launch of the sixth-generation Polo in South Africa, we look Volkswagen's new models headed for our shores.

2018 SA Car of the Year: Final testing begins in Joburg

2018-01-30 09:51

Judging for the 2018 SA Car of the Year competition has begun in Johannesburg. Which model do you think should win?

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