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Top Gear's Chris Harris gets Ford Raptor stuck, rescued by Toyota Hilux

2017-11-09 10:27

Eish! As if there wasn't enough animosity between Ford and Toyota bakkies... a video shows a Hilux 'rescuing' a Chris Harris' F-150 Raptor from deep, slushy snow during a film he shot in Iceland.

More Hilux bakkies for SA: 6 new autos, tactile touch-ups

2017-10-26 08:46

Toyota's ever-popular Hilux range has been bolstered with the addition of six new auto transmission derivatives.

We drive the new Mercedes-Benz X-Class bakkie

2017-10-23 11:02

Mercedes-Benz unveiled its X-Class bakkie at a global debut in Cape Town earlier in July. Now, the automaker is launching the premium vehicle in Chile. Here's a recap on what it's all about...

How did this happen?! Bakkie's cabin flies off frame in huge crash

2017-09-29 12:15

A bakkie's cabin flew off its frame in a huge crash in Alabama. The driver was forced to crawl out of the utility vehicle.

Renault’s new Ranger-fighter: Alaskan bakkie headed for SA

2017-09-19 09:02

'Renault’s first stab at a four-wheel drive, one-ton bakkie, the Alaskan, could not be more cosmopolitan,' writes Braam Peens. Can the new French bakkie take on Toyota's Hilux or Ford's Ranger?

Ford Raptor Ranger, 60km/h speeding garbage trolley: Video Wrap

2017-09-10 08:00

From the news dropping that Ford will bring the Ranger Raptor to an 11-year-old car thief-cum-stunt driver, here is the video wrap of the week.

Toyota launches special edition Hilux: Tough is the new black

2017-08-11 12:20

South Africa’s most popular bakkie, the Toyota Hilux, is now available in special-edition 'Black' guise, according to the automaker.

Battery bakkie in the works: Meet the Bollinger B1 4x4

2017-08-01 08:53

‘A proper off-road capable bakkie which is also, almost unfathomably, a green-friendly electric vehicle,’ writes Lance Branquinho as he reports on Bollinger’s B1 electric bakkie.

Road test: 2017 Nissan Navara 2.3D LE 4x4 AT DC

2017-07-25 10:21

'Those who have not switched allegiance to one of the rival double-cabs will have their patience richly rewarded with the new Navara,' writes Lance Branquinho.

10 things you need to know about the Mercedes-Benz X-Class in SA

2017-07-19 16:29

The new Mercedes-Benz X-Class has made its global debut in Cape Town. Here are 10 things you need to know about the all new bakkie.

 

Best-selling bakkies: Ranger on top, Chev Ute takes a massive tumble in SA

2017-11-02 08:57

For the first time in months, the Ford Ranger grabs the title of the country's best-selling bakkie in October 2017. Meanwhile, sales of Chevrolet's Ute have declined..

SA vehicle crime stats, Max Verstappen's antics... 5 motoring stories you shouldn't miss

2017-10-26 08:11

From vehicle crime stats in South Africa to Max Verstappen calling an FIA steward an 'idiot', here's your midweek motoring wrap.

Toyota Hilux Black Edition: Here's why this bakkie does Goth very well

2017-10-22 07:29

'I was excited to receive my test vehicle as I had not seen any images of what this seemingly goth inspired machine could possibly look like,' writes AutoTrader SA's Lawrence Minnie as he unpacks the Black Edition Hilux.

Tesla to debut battery semi-truck

2017-09-19 09:13

Tesla plans to unveil a heavy transport truck in October 2017, in a further broadening of the product lineup for the electric vehicle maker.

Battery bakkie for Africa? aCar project underway

2017-09-18 08:54

'The best and brightest from Munich are working on a bargain battery bakkie specially for Africa,' writes Lance Branquinho as the Technical University of Munich tests its new EV - the aCar prototype.

Ford's Ranger Raptor bakkie headed for SA

2017-09-07 07:01

Ford has revealed its performance-tuned Ranger Raptor bakkie is headed for South Africa.

'A ray of sunshine in the new car market' - Ford SA

2017-08-02 14:48

The Ford Ranger continues to be one of South Africa's top-selling vehicles overall, recording 2300 sales in July.

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GALLERY: Bollinger B1 bakkie

2017-08-01 08:49
Take a look at the Bolinger B1 electric bakkie.

Take a look at the Bolinger B1 electric bakkie.

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New Mercedes-Benz X-Class could raise the humble SA bakkie to a whole new level

2017-07-20 09:50

The new Mercedes-Benz X-Class has made its global debut in Cape Town. Alex Parker spent some time with new bakkie in Franschhoek.

'My bakkie has arrived!' The internet reacts to the new Mercedes-Benz X-Class in SA

2017-07-19 11:54

'Beauty at its best, I love it', 'Yes! Finally my bakkie has arrived', 'This Merc is not good looking at all'... Wheels24 readers react the new Mercedes-Benz X-Class bakkie debut in SA.

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