SUV of the decade | This little five-door proves that a smaller 4x4 does not have to contain your sense of adventure

2019-12-18 04:30

'This little five-door proved that a true adventure wagon could be affordable. French. And good',.writes Lance Branquinho.

Fifth edition of International Spirit of Amarok kicks off this week

2019-08-14 11:07

Volkswagen’s International Spirit of Amarok competition celebrates a special milestone, with the start of the fifth edition of the competition this week near Bloemfontein.

WATCH: Will Range Rover's next-gen Evoque become another trendsetting SUV?

2019-07-23 12:32

In 2011, the Range Rover Evoque kicked up a storm on the SUV market. Can the second-generation Evoque replicate its predecessor's success?

WATCH: The S-Class of SUVs - new Mercedes-Benz GLS driven

2019-06-24 09:11

The new third-generation of the Mercedes-Benz GLS has been launched.

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.


Team South Africa wins coveted Wolf Trophy at International Spirit of Amarok

2019-08-21 10:42

At the fifth instalment of the International Spirit of Amarok off-road precision driving competition, Christiaan and Pikke Otto lifted the sought-after Wolf Trophy, which is the mythological animal after which the Amarok is named.

#WomensMonth: The world’s most important bakkie engineer is a woman

2019-08-09 05:30

If you love bakkies, a highly-skilled female engineer named Linda is very important in creating the double-cabs you'll drive in future, writes Lance Branquinho.

DRIVEN: Renault Duster 4x2 definitely has added value

2019-06-28 09:00

'The Renault Duster is competitively priced, is multi-functional, and has a properly good drivetrain', writes Wheels24 correspondent Charlen Raymond.

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.

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