Watch: Tesla's Model 3 received a 5 star crash test safety rating thanks to a key missing component – a front engine.

Tesla has long touted the super safety of their crash technology, and now the evidence is in.

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Future fuels: Which will prevail - hybrid, electric or petrol cars in SA?

2019-07-05 14:05

Three lower-carbon technologies and a host of also-rans are competing to replace internal combustion engine vehicles. Which will prevail?

WATCH: Jaguar's new electric I-Pace grabs European Car of the Year title

2019-03-05 08:28

The all-electric Jaguar I-Pace, now available in South Africa, has been voted "Car of the Year" at the European Car of the Year Awards 2019.

WATCH: US company shows off new plug-in hybrid bakkie in NYC

2018-08-16 19:00

US transport company, Workhorse, is planning to launch a plug-in hybrid bakkie in 2019, CEO Steve Burns said in an interview.

Virtual door mirrors? Audi pushing the boundaries of electric cars with new E-tron prototype

2018-07-05 08:34

Audi e-tron prototype will push boundaries with its pioneering camera-based virtual door-mirror option and new digital operating and display concept.

Honda to unveil new compact petrol-electric hybrid sedan

2017-12-21 08:33

Honda says it will unveil a new five-passenger petrol-electric hybrid sedan at the Detroit auto show in January 2018.

New I-Pace: Jaguar reveals electric SUV concept

2016-11-15 11:30

Jaguar's I-Pace Concept could be the automaker's first electric SUV. And yes, it's coming to South Africa...

First look: Volvo's new compact cars

2016-05-19 08:56

Volvo will target young, urban customers with a series of compact models called the '40 Series'. The range will feature a crossover, sedan, hatchback and an all-electric model.

E-car hits 100km/h in 1.785 seconds

2014-11-04 18:42

A racing car designed and built by students in Switzerland has set a world record for acceleration in electric vehicles.

Should you drive a 'green' car?

2013-01-17 08:07

The green car market is hobbling along in the US due to high prices and limited choice but automakers are confident their time will come. Do you think eco-freindly battery and hybrid cars are the future?


Nissan, BMW in talks to pull SA into electric car era

2019-08-12 08:01

Nissan, BMW and Volkswagen are among carmakers in talks to bring the electric-car revolution to South Africa.

WATCH: Natural-gas powered VW - Polo TGI driven

2019-05-09 11:36

Natural-gas power could be a viable alternative to electric drive. With the TGI, Volkswagen presents their Polo subcompact for the first time with natural-gas drive.

Porsche's first all-electric SUV: New Macan will be an EV

2019-02-27 08:52

Porsche has decided to manufacture the next-generation of its Macan as a fully electric series.

Eskom's debt is now more than SA's total budget for health and education - here are 4 things you should know about its shocking numbers

2018-07-23 15:02

Eskom's debt burden is now much bigger than South Africa's entire budget for healthcare and education.

Electric scooter-sharing moves into the fast lane

2018-06-22 09:53

How fast is the electric scooter-sharing craze growing?

In the year 2030, what will you be filling your car up with?

2017-05-31 11:07

'The consensus amongst automotive engineers is that the choice of fuel set to power personal transport for the next 100 years, will be made in the following ten', writes Wheels24 columnist Lance Branquinho.

Paris motor show: 'The future is electric' says VW

2016-09-30 08:52

Several automakers debuted electric vehicles, with some capable of reaching 400km on battery-power, at the 2016 Paris motor show.

Sinclair C5: 30 years ahead of its time

2015-01-03 09:46

Sir Clive Sinclair was a dreamer but one of his dreams that didn't come true was mass-mobility with this three-wheeler back in 1985 - the electric Sinclair C5.

250km/h racer takes on Tesla

2013-04-04 08:27

Detroit Electric, a start-up battery-car company reviving a century-old brand, has unveiled its first model - a stunning R1.2-million sports car. GALLERY

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