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.

SEE | Polo is tops, but Ranger trumps Hilux double cab - Here's which used cars sold best in October

2019-11-15 08:43

The Volkswagen Polo is the most-sold passenger new car, but it also rules the roost in the used car world- but there are quite some surprises in the latter market.

A new chapter for Porsche, Connecting the Karoo in Ford’s Ranger - Top motoring stories of the week

2019-09-15 17:00

From exploring the Karoo in Ford's Ranger to Porsche officially opening a production facility for its first all-electric sports car.

XLT vs. Wildtrak: Connecting the Karoo in Ford’s Ranger

2019-09-09 13:29

'Which is better, Ford’s XLT or Wildtrak Ranger bakkie? We lap the Karoo to find out,' writes Lance Branquinho.

Five crucial cars you can now buy in SA

2019-04-25 05:30

The local vehicle market has seen a raft of new product introduction thus far. Lance Branquinho lists five of the most important new vehicles launched this year.


2018-10-09 15:48

Ford Motor Company of Southern Africa (FMCSA) recently announced that it would be invest R3 billion on its production line in South Africa.

This Ford Ranger is kitted out with special livery in support of Team Sky at the Tour de France

2018-07-10 11:08

Standing out from the crowd at this year’s Tour de France event will be this specially liveried Ford Ranger, designed to help Team Sky stay above the competition.

Doing it in the dirt: Ford off-road 101

2014-07-20 17:49

Freelance writer KATHY MALHERBE is pretty good with normal road-driving. We didn't know she was an off-road virgin, though, when we sent her bundu-bashing in a new Ford Ranger.

Meet Ford's 10 Odyssey finalists

2013-06-03 13:01

Ford has named the 10 finalists for its 2013 Ranger Odyssey Africa - a 4x4 challenge over some of Africa’s toughest terrain.

African adventure: 8000km 4x4 trek

2013-03-22 08:27

The second annual 4x4 African Adventure will see more than 30 people take on a challenging 8000km journey across Southern Africa.


SA spent R11.2-billion on second-hand cars in November while the Ford Ranger trumps Hilux as the best 'used' bakkie

2019-12-11 07:23

A total of 38 884 used cars were sold in South Africa in November 2019, with a total listing price of over R11.2 billion.

'Everyone wants a GTI!' - Here are the top 10 most searched for vehicle derivatives in SA

2019-09-25 04:30

The highly aspirational nature of GTI models produced by Volkswagen has been reaffirmed by an analysis of the most searched-for individual variants on AutoTrader.

Connecting the Karoo in Ford’s Ranger, Ferrari reveals new F8 - Top motoring stories of the day

2019-09-09 17:00

From Ferrari unveiling the F8 Spider, the new generation drop-top sports car, to why people who live in the areas connected by gravel mountain passes mostly drive bakkies.

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.

SEE: Toyota Hilux versus Ford Ranger - Here's which bakkie reigned supreme in 2018

2019-01-09 11:15

"The only score worth keeping, is in - which was South Africa’s most popular bakkie last year - and by how much?" Lance Branquinho takes a look at which model came out on top.

Toyota Hilux versus Ford Ranger: which top SA bakkie has the best resale value at auctions?

2018-10-08 12:01

The Toyota Hilux and Ford Ranger are two of South Africa's most popular vehicles but how to do these top bakkies fare when it comes to resale value?

CAR DOCTOR: Should I buy a used Ford Ranger?

2018-04-08 00:00

This week, resident #Trending car expert Justus Visagie gives advice about Ford and advises a reader who has tyre-sized issues.

SA Rangers hot for Dakar 2013 start

2014-01-04 13:49

There’s still a day to go before the official start of the 2014 Dakar Rally from Rosario in Argentina, the host city, but Team Ford Racing is geared up for its event debut...

SA hopefuls in for tough battle

2013-05-10 11:22

Hundreds of adventure-hungry South Africans have entered Ford’s Ranger Odyssey Africa 2013 competition, but only 10 will be making the cross-continent challenge.

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