WATCH: For the love of 4x4 - Why Jeep's rugged Wrangler remains one of the best off-roaders

2019-05-24 09:30

The Jeep Wrangler is a time-honoured brand with roots that date back to the 1940 Willys MB army trucks.

WATCH: Dakar to Baja - 6 of the world's toughest, most gruelling 4x4 tracks

2019-05-24 05:30

Almost 40% of vehicles sold in 2018 were SUVs but hardly any were used off-road.

General Grabber AT3 recommended for BMW X5

2019-04-30 11:40

The latest BMW X5 to be fitted with General Tire Grabber AT3, delivering strong off-road grip and safe on-road handling

SEE: Which bakkie has the best resale value in SA?

2019-04-24 10:25

A bakkie buyer can literally lose tens of thousands of Rands when the time comes to sell. We look at bakkies with the best resale value obtained at auctions.

Rust de Winter hosts a 2-day jamboree of 4x4 success

2019-04-05 13:37

The 2019 edition of the Rust de Winter 4x4 Jamboree marked the 28th successive event in partnership with SA’s largest manufacturer Toyota.

Ford unveils next-gen Kuga for SA: New hybrid SUV, drive modes, improved tech

2019-04-03 11:54

Ford has unveiled its stylish and distinctive range of new Kuga SUVs. The range is enhanced with new hybrid variants and drive modes.

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.

Unlikely 4x4 battle: Can Suzuki's giant-slaying Jimny keep up with a Jeep Wrangler off-road?

2019-01-23 09:20

The all-new Suzuki Jimny is proving incredibly popular in SA. Charlen Raymond put it up against a modified Jeep Wrangler CRD Unlimited to see just how well the little 4x4 fares.

Toyota Hilux Dakar vs. Mitsubishi Triton Athlete: SA's bakkie market leader meets its match

2018-12-04 19:00

Toyota adorned its Hilux with a limited edition Dakar model, but Mitsubishi has something to say with its Triton Athlete. Charlen Raymond investigates.

 

DRIVEN: Looking for a stylish compact SUV? Mahindra's new XUV300 arrives in South Africa

2019-05-24 08:45

With the launch of its XUV500 and now XUV300, Mahindra has evolved from "bargain-hunter" status to a brand that's able to take on much more established automakers in SA.

New Land Rover Discovery Sport for SA: Improved 4x4 tech, engines and 'invisible bonnet'

2019-05-22 09:00

The new Discovery Sport has been transformed to make it more technologically-advanced with greater practicality. Here's all you need to know about the new SA-bound 4x4.

For the love of 4x4: Southern Africans prepare for epic 2019 Spirit of Africa

2019-04-29 14:14

Amateur 4x4 drivers across Southern Africa will have an opportunity to prove their precision driving skills during the local leg of the Spirit of Africa competition.

Ford Ranger updated, features new engines and 10-speed gearbox

2019-04-10 08:03

Ford has launched its new Ranger in South Africa. Here's everything you need to know about SA's second best-selling bakkie.

Mitsubishi’s next-gen bakkie: Tougher Triton arrives in SA

2019-04-05 05:30

Mitsubishi has launched its next-gen Triton in South Africa.

WATCH: Veteran off-roader - Land Rover Discovery turns 30

2019-03-28 11:29

More than 30 years ago, Land Rover decided to launch a relatively inexpensive model that would fit between the luxury Range Rover and the utilitarian Defender.

Need a new 4x4? Mahindra SA debuts Thar Adventure Series

2019-03-13 09:59

Mahindra’s most iconic off-roader, the Thar, has received a major off-road boost for 2019 with the launch of the Adventure Series.

Big win for Ford! Performance Ranger Raptor claims coveted 4x4 of the Year Award

2019-02-01 10:36

The Ford Performance Ranger Raptor won the coveted 4x4 of the Year at the Australian Motoring Awards in Melbourne on Thursday.

Wow, what a good month for Suzuki's little giant-slayer! All-new Jimny 4x4 bumps sales up by 104% year-on-year

2018-12-05 11:00

'It's been a terrific first month for Suzuki’s new Jimny but why are South Africans so eager to buy so many of these little 4x4s?' Lance Branquinho finds outs.

Kia's sportiest Sportage yet: A mid-life makeover for the funky Korean SUV

2018-11-20 11:19

Kia has given its funky Sportage a mid-life refresh that includes revisions to engine and transmission options, as well as a revised model line-up.

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