BMW X5, Toyota Land Cruiser... 5 great cars for an awesome Easter roadtrip

2019-04-18 09:00

Easter weekend gifts many vehicle owners the opportunity for their first big road trip of the year. South Africa’s vast and diverse geography, detailed with natural magnificence, means we are spoilt for choice.

These 5 bakkies are built in South Africa

2019-04-12 10:00

'South Africa is becoming a global bakkie assembly hub of choice. Here are the locally built bakkies we can justifiable be proud of as local automotive enthusiasts', writes Lance Branquinho.

Five great family cars - SUVs that are heavy on fuel

2019-04-04 07:31

These vehicles have enough seating for the family but they might break your 95 unleaded budget, writes Lance Branquinho.

Eskom’s diesel addiction and your car

2019-03-22 14:06

Could Eskom’s voracious appetite for fuel soon be threatening your ability to run a diesel vehicle?

The Eskom crisis and electric cars - how will blackouts affect first-time EV owners in SA?

2019-03-18 19:00

With winter approaching and Eskom in crisis mode, how will blackouts impact first-time electric vehicle owners?

These are SA’s most expensive single-cab bakkies

2019-03-14 11:16

Need a top-spec single-cab 4x4 bakkie? These brands still sell them in South Africa.

The most important SUVs of #Geneva2019

2019-03-08 12:00

From a tiny Alfa to a huge Aston Martin, we list the SUVs which wowed crowds at the Geneva auto show.

SEE: These are some of South Africa’s cheapest bakkies

2019-02-28 09:45

Need a bakkie but the bank isn’t playing nice? Lance Branquinho lists five bargain options for new bakkie buyers.

Need a new ride? Here's which cars to buy with the Powerball winner's R232m

2019-02-26 05:30

Lance Branquinho takes a look at which cars you could buy with SA's Powerball winner's R232m payday.

SA Armed Forces Day: Your guide for spotting these vehicles on the road

2019-02-22 07:15

You’ve seen a lot of huge SANDF camo vehicles in traffic this week. But what are they? Lance Branquinho takes a look at some of these heavy duty examples.


Fuel consumption heroes under R200 000

2019-04-14 13:00

Cars which look good, are fun to drive and use very little fuel. All for less than R200 000. Lance Branquinho takes a look at a few.

Local exports are booming, Alonso tests Dakar bakkie in SA - Biggest motoring stories of 2019 so far

2019-04-05 12:03

These are the stories that defined your motoring world in the first three months of this year.

Need a status family car that you can take off the beaten path? These are SA's most expensive 7-seater SUVs

2019-03-27 10:48

Need a status car with gravel ability and seating for seven? These are your luxury uber-SUV choices.

From RunX RSi to Auris TRD – Toyota’s hatchback greats

2019-03-19 07:00

RunX TRD. A Supercharged. We trace the history of Toyota South Africa’s hatchback business, which has finally culminated in the new Corolla hatch.

Touareg, T3 bus... VW’s most legendary off-roaders

2019-03-18 11:22

Huge engines. Massive ground clearance. And even an all-wheel drive VR6 Golf. VW’s been gravel travelling for decades.

How Volkswagen crossed over from Polo to T-Cross

2019-03-11 10:41

We trace the history of VW’s South African market crossovers, 'a range which started more than a decade ago', writes Lance Branquinho.

Holy cars! Rolls Royce, G-Class - take a look at some of luxury clerical rides

2019-03-07 14:31

Between prosperity churches and the Pope, what are the most popular wheels for clerical fleets?

X-Class, Unimog, Amarok - these are some of South Africa's most expensive bakkies

2019-02-27 05:30

"The Germans dominate the list of most expensive bakkies with four listings," writes Lance Branquinho.

Love Black Panther and Green Book? Check out some cool Oscar movie car legends

2019-02-25 15:30

'Each movie is a journey,' writes Lance Branquinho as he takes a look at some of the most famous automotive stars.

#Budget2019: Picanto, Ranger, Corolla - 5 budget beating car bargains

2019-02-21 05:30

Lance Branquinho takes a look at a few suggestions for enjoyable, and affordable, vehicle ownership in South Africa.

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