Peugeot’s double bill: Try these two for size

2020-01-27 14:18

Peugeot’s small entry-level city car and its large SUV aim to support the brand’s market share gains.

No concerns' about Honda switch - Verstappen

2018-06-22 11:28

Max Verstappen sounds enthused about Red Bull's Honda-powered future.

Renault gives Red Bull May engine deadline

2018-05-08 09:34

Red Bull has until the end of the month to decide between Renault or Honda power for 2019.

WATCH: V5 engines - when a VR6 is too big...

2018-03-19 14:30

VR6, better known locally as 'virus', lives among folklore in South Africa. It powered the Golf and Jetta Mk 3 models locally and was known for its deep V6 engine noise. Did you know VW made a VR5?

500 000th engine for Ford PE factory, Ranger Raptor for SA

2017-12-04 11:00

The Ford Struandale engine factory in Port Elizabeth has reached significant production milestones in 2017 as it gears up for expanded production to support the R3-billion investment in its local operations by Ford.

Engine of the Year: Ford's 1.0-Litre EcoBoost wins again

2017-06-22 14:46

Ford’s 1.0-litre EcoBoost engine has been voted the 2017 International Engine of the Year 'Best Engine Under 1.0-litre' for the sixth year in a row.

F1 won't return to V10 engines - Todt

2017-03-09 14:00

FIA president Jean Todt has ruled out a reversion to screaming V10 engines for Formula 1.

Volvo upgrades XC90: New engine, self-driving tech

2016-09-26 14:07

Volvo has upgraded its XC90 with technology featured in its upcoming sedan, the new S90. The flagship SUV now benefits from an autonomous driving system.

Formula 1 needs to plan 2021-engine now - officials

2016-08-10 12:33

Two of Formula 1's leading technical officials think the sport should start putting its mind to the future of the engine regulations.

Rolls-Royce to buy remainder of engine components business

2016-07-11 10:51

Rolls-Royce has agreed to buy the stake it doesn’t already own in Industria de Turbo Propulsores for €720m to strengthen its position in the service market.


'Renault unit felt like a Formula 2 engine' - Verstappen

2018-07-10 09:27

Max Verstappen says he feels as though he has been relegated to Formula 2.

New Mercedes engine facing further delay

2018-06-22 10:51

Lewis Hamilton may be facing the next several grands prix without Mercedes' new specification engine.

Ford expands engine production at Struandale: 'heart' of Ranger Raptor, R3-billion investment

2018-03-27 11:55

Ford is expanding operations at its Struandale engine plant in Port Elizabeth as part of a R3-billion investment at its two SA factories. The 'heart' of the new Ranger Raptor will be built locally.

South Africans are in a strange position to benefit from the car industry's aversion to diesel — here's why

2018-02-28 15:23

As Europe cracks down on diesel, engine options rejected by other markets could become an attractive buy for South Africans.

Can you do the #AMGgrowl? Watch SA's Riaan Cruywagen, traffic cop react

2017-08-16 08:44

Can you imitate the sonorous grunt of an AMG-powered car? Take a look at some of the hilarious local responses to the Mercedes-Benz SA #AMGgrowl campaign.

Here's how to avoid buying a water-damaged car

2017-05-05 08:11

While water is much needed across drought-struck South Africa, one place where it’s definitely unwelcome is inside your car.

Kuga repair issue in Mbombela: Ford SA, owner responds

2017-02-13 14:00

A Ford Kuga SUV owner returned his vehicle in Nelspruit (Mbombela), after it had been repaired. Ford SA and the owner responds...

Carlos Sainz reflects on Verstappen, Red Bull seat

2016-08-15 13:44

Carlos Sainz believes that he would have performed as well - if not better - than Max Verstappen had he been given the opportunity at Red Bull.

Filled-up with the wrong fuel? Here's what SA motorists should do

2016-07-22 08:25

Filling-up with the incorrect fuel for your vehicle can seriously damage your engine. Here's what you should do to avoid a hefty repair bill in SA - sponsored.

F1 backs cheaper engine deal for 2017

2016-04-29 18:47

A plan for cheaper engines and closer racing has been approved by the F1 Commission and is set to be confirmed by the World Motor Sport Council.

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