DRIVEN | Mahindra's new Pik Up put through its paces at SA launch

2020-01-17 07:25

Wheels24 correspondent, Robin Classen, reports back after driving the new Mahindra Pik Up at its South African launch.

REVIEW | Isuzu D-Max X-Rider Black 4x2

2020-01-14 11:30

Wheels24's Charlen Raymond reviewed the Isuzu D-Max X-Rider Black on an extended test. Here are his findings following four weeks of 'ownership'.

Ford Ranger #Gravelog | Hidden gems and humble people: gravel roads naturally unearth the beauty of SA

2019-12-19 08:30

'There might be plenty of issues happening in the country at any given time but travelling on gravel roads and soaking in nature's beauty reminds me why we love this country so much,' writes Robin Classen.

DRIVEN | Could the VW Amarok Special Edition Canyon V6 be the best bakkie of them all?

2019-12-04 06:00

Good, better, best, which is the most awesome bakkie of them all? Janine Van der Post recently drove the limited edition VW Amarok Canyon V6 and rates it against the rest.

Bakkie sales | Toyota dominates SA's favourite vehicle segment

2019-11-05 06:45

Toyota again showed its rivals a clean pair of heels as it topped the sales charts in October 2019.

The dark knight: Isuzu's new D-Max X-Rider Black steps out of the shadows

2019-10-08 08:58

The Isuzu D-Max, formerly known as the KB, has become a popular choice for many and has now added a new model to the range with the introduction of a limited edition X-Rider Black.

DRIVEN: Can the Mercedes X-Class redeem itself as a premium bakkie? We drive it in Albania

2019-09-30 15:17

Wheels24 correspondent Charlen Raymond drives the Mercedes-Benz X-Class through some of the harshest conditions on the planet.

This SA man's Isuzu bakkie has clocked 1.7-million kilometres

2019-09-27 04:30

'I treat my bakkie very well and talk to my bakkie every day. I ask the bakkie to drive nicely and tell the bakkie that I rely on it, to get me where I need to be,' says 74-year-old Gerhard du Toit of his beloved Isuzu bakkie.

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.

Sacrilege! A bakkie with a MG badge…

2019-08-13 07:00

Morris Garages used to be a proud British brand associated with iconic roadsters and sports cars. Now, however a bakkie has been produced sporting the legendary MG badge...


South Africa the first country to launch new Mahindra Pik Up, globally!

2020-01-16 08:38

With pricing starting at R384 999, Mahindra hopes its new Pik Up will continue its growing sales success in South Africa.

SA vehicle sales | Here’s how many Hilux bakkies Toyota sold in 2019

2020-01-09 13:30

While 2019 was not South Africa’s strongest economic year, the Toyota Hilux remained the country's best-selling vehicle.

WATCH | Is this the toughest Toyota Hilux bakkie in SA, or just plain ridiculous?

2019-12-05 10:55

Driving in water can prove near-fatal for any car's engine but that is not the case for this Toyota Hilux driver. As this video shows, the bakkie navigates treacherous river currents. Tough or just plain ridiculous? You decide.

Local is lekker! Isuzu gets the green light to build next-gen D-Max bakkie in SA

2019-11-11 17:08

Isuzu has announced it will continue to build the next-generation bakkie in Port Elizabeth, saving 1000 direct jobs in the process, and more.

VOTE | Which is the ultimate Toyota Hilux bakkie? - Legend 50 vs. GR Sport

2019-10-21 06:00

Toyota has two mega Hilux bakkies that could make any grown bakkie-loving fan absolutely weak in the news. But which of these two would you pick as the ultimate bakkie?

REVIEW | Is the Ford Ranger Raptor justifiable at R800 000?

2019-10-02 04:45

Wheels24 correspondent Charlen Raymond seeks to justify the Ford Ranger Raptor's position in the market.

WATCH | Ford built a special Ranger to celebrate SA's Heritage

2019-09-27 12:00

Doing its part to celebrate Heritage Day, Ford SA gave its factory workers the freedom to transform a Ranger into a 'one-of-a-kind piece of mobile art.'

WATCH | Ford Ranger Raptor - A dinosaur in the city?

2019-09-25 15:31

Since the Ranger Raptor is being built in South Africa, we most certainly know that it can tackle any sort of terrain here in our local environment... But, how does it fare over in Germany?

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.

Triton, Ranger, Navara - new bakkies launched in 2019

2019-08-06 12:15

In this two-part series Wheels24 correspondent Charlen Raymond looks at the bakkies launched in SA this year.

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