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..

Million users expose fuel fibs

2013-04-05 09:58

More than a million people have used the What Car? True MPG web tool to rate REAL fuel efficiency data since the magazine launched it in April 2013. How does your car rate?


#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?

BMW raps EU over stiffer car emissions

2013-05-14 12:56

BMW says the EU's call for even greater fuel efficiency by 2025, will harm the European industry that is in competition with the US and China.

Ford's carbon fibre for masses

2012-10-10 07:42

Ford has unveiled a prototype carbon-fibre bonnet that is half the weight of a standard steel part currently in use. VIDEO

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