Volkswagen changed its logo – here's the real reason why the brand has a new badge

2019-10-15 11:11

'Small screen digital recognition is one thing, but there is another reason for VW’s new logo too.' Lance Branquinho delves deep to find out the story behind it.

DRIVEN | Mercedes-Benz launches its new A-Class sedan and emotional CLA

2019-10-08 13:51

'With A-Class, Mercedes-Benz has been able to capture a much younger audience and now the local product portfolio has been bolstered by the addition of the latest A-Class sedan and CLA coupe.

Keeping the five alive: Why Audi's five-cylinder turbo is still relevant

2019-10-01 10:26

Audi’s five-cylinder turbo is nearly 40 years old and more relevant than ever, writes Lance Branquihno

WATCH | Mercedes G-Class reviewed

2019-09-19 11:27

The Mercedes-Benz G-Class has been on the road since 1979, and externally, little has changed in all those years.

Here's all you need to know about the new Audi Q3

2019-09-17 13:02

Audi’s crossover and SUV offering has received a notable consolidation with the arrival of second-generation Q3 in the local market, here's all you need to know about the new model.

OPINION | Why the new SA-bound Defender makes sense

2019-09-13 07:00

'The new Land Rover Defender is one of the most anticipated vehicles this decade. But is the new Landy misunderstood?', writes Lance Branquinho.

SA car sales | August proved to be a great month for the Nissan NP200 bakkie

2019-09-03 10:26

"There are lots of interesting car sales figures in August but these are the ones which commanded our attention," writes Lance Branquinho.

WATCH | SEMA, Radwood... World’s best car festivals (Part 2)

2019-08-26 08:56

"We look at more events across the globe, that you simply must attend, to qualify yourself as a true automotive enthusiasts," writes Lance Branquinho.

WATCH | The world’s best motoring festivals

2019-08-23 04:45

The traditional car show is under threat. In a world where social media reveals and ‘accidental’ leaks are the method by which brand manage expectations around their new models, a static car show has very little relevance.

Topless T-Roc to make its debut: How the crossover cabriolet came to be

2019-08-15 09:31

Why is Volkswagen building a new T-Roc cabriolet? We have the answer.


DRIVEN | Mercedes-Benz upgrades its GLC

2019-10-10 04:30

'Mercedes has made the sacrifice to switch from GLE to GLC even smaller', writes Lance Branquiho.

The Scania AXL tipper is the smart truck of the future

2019-10-01 15:52

Swedish truck brand is doing what most premium car brands can’t: building a true autonomous vehicle, writes Lance Branquinho

Heritage Day | These are SA’s locally built motoring legends

2019-09-24 08:30

South Africa has a proud automotive industry and to celebrate this industrial achievement, we’ve researched some of Mzansi’s best motoring achievements over the years.

Dakar and Drones in Saudi - Could the rally be pulled off in 2020?

2019-09-18 10:43

The Dakar has been cancelled before, due to military issues. Could it happen again in 2020?

#Frankfurt2019 | Lessons learned from this year's event

2019-09-13 14:00

Was the 2019 Frankfurt auto show a turning point for the German car industry and those brands you most desire?

XLT vs. Wildtrak: Connecting the Karoo in Ford’s Ranger

2019-09-09 13:29

'Which is better, Ford’s XLT or Wildtrak Ranger bakkie? We lap the Karoo to find out,' writes Lance Branquinho.

Is that a Hilux with a VW badge? Remembering the ambitious Taro bakkie and why it failed

2019-08-30 14:53

"In the history of Hilux, there was only one product application which failed. The joint venture with Volkswagen,' writes Lance Branquinho.

GTi TCR, Clubsport, R32 and more... 5 legendary fast Volkswagen Golfs

2019-08-23 09:03

With VW finally having agreed to respond in kind to customer demand by offering the Golf GTi TCR in South Africa, it seems to appropriate to remember other great Golfs that have gone before.

Bakkie prices: Comparing Ford’s 2018 and 2019 Ranger Wildtrak

2019-08-21 04:50

'If you were keen on a Ranger last year, and waited, how much better is the bakkie you can buy in 2019?', Lance Branquinho finds out.

Uber-luxury Cullinan in SA: How Rolls-Royce came to build an SUV

2019-07-26 08:00

The world’s most famous luxury car brand has more reason to market an SUV than you’d think.

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