OPINION | Can the Volkswagen Golf GTi Mk7 be a fuel-efficient vehicle?

2019-08-31 09:36

The Wheels24 VW MK7 GTi long-termer certainly crept into our hearts very quickly, and Janine Van der Post has been trying to reach its claimed fuel consumption figures.

Breathe easier, New York City: Clean-air taxi rules are working

2019-07-11 05:31

'The past decade has seen steady improvements in the quality of air in New York City, and clean-air taxis appear to be one contributing factor.'

Fuel-efficiency in SA: debunking the myths

2017-03-20 08:09

Always drive with a full tank, cruise in neutral while going downhill... The Motor Industry Workshop Association exposes some myths regarding fuel-efficiency in SA.

Ford SA to pull Kuga brochure over false fuel claims - ASA

2016-08-23 10:03

Ford has been ordered to amend the claimed fuel consumption of its Kuga SUV, reports the SA Advertising Standards Authority.

VW's frugal BlueMotion Polo for SA

2015-08-05 12:16

Volkswagen has expanded its best-selling Polo range in South Africa with the addition of two new frugal BlueMotion units - a 1.0 litre TSI and a 1.4 TDI.

Hyundai/Kia to pay R1bn for fuel claims

2014-11-04 07:51

Hyundai/Kia will pay the US government the equivalent of R1.1-billion for its exaggerated fuel-consumption claims. The penalty is the US' largest for a Clean Air Act violation..


Want to reduce your fuel bill? Here are 7 things you should know about diesel cars in SA

2019-08-23 14:45

The diesel revolution in South Africa has seen an increasing number of motorists turning away from fossil fuel and opting for diesel power.

WATCH: Here's how to drive more efficiently

2019-05-11 16:11

In today's world, everyone is conscious about efficiency, especially when it comes to motoring. We'd all like a few more kilometres off a tank of fuel and less CO2 emissions.

#Budget2017: Fuel levy hikes - here's how to stretch your budget

2017-02-22 14:35

With Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan announcing fuel levy hikes in the 2017 Budget Speech, here are some tips for South African motorists to stretch their fuel budget.

Top driving tips: How to stretch your fuel budget

2016-08-18 07:00

With petrol prices fluctuating, we list tips South African motorists can use to stretch their fuel budget.

May's most fuel-efficient cars in SA

2015-06-09 06:58

Fuel prices are still climbing but here are South Africa's most fuel-efficient cars for May 2015. Are you driving one?

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