WATCH: YouTube star Simone Giertz 'got tired' of waiting for Tesla to create an electric bakkie so she created her own - meet the 'Truckla'

2019-06-19 09:30

"I got tired of waiting for Tesla to release their pickup truck, so I made my own," says YouTube star Simone Giertz as she creates her own 'Truckla'.

New iX3 on the way: BMW, Jaguar Land Rover are joining forces to create next-gen electric drives

2019-06-05 09:40

The BMW Group and Jaguar Land Rover are joining forces to develop next generation electric drive units

WATCH: 'Sensory steering wheel' - Jaguar's novel idea to keep driver's eyes on the road

2019-05-31 11:00

New technology, developed Jaguar and Land Rover, allows for rapid heating of the steering wheel so drivers don't have to check "satnav instructions".

WATCH: An ode to 'Hollywood Dream Machines' exhibited at LA museum

2019-05-07 10:00

The Petersen Automotive Museum has opened it "Hollywood Dream Machines", an exhibition dedicated to the cars and other machines imagined in great science fiction films.

WATCH: Here's why electric cars have plenty of power

2019-04-25 09:00

'Electric motors are used in everything from bakkies to mining trucks – because they pack plenty of oomph,' writes Jake Whitehead, The University of Queensland, as he explores why EVs have so much potential power.

WATCH: Electric cars - are they worth it?

2019-04-21 13:00

Electric cars have become an unexpected talking point ahead of the federal election, and look set to continue with a number of manufacturers unveiling plans for electric utes.

WATCH: EU plans speed-limiting tech for new cars

2019-03-28 09:56

All new cars could be fitted with special devices from 2022 to automatically make them keep to the speed limit after new EU rules were provisionally agreed.

WATCH: Jaguar's 'cub' logo, Jeep Renegade's unique lights - the best in-car Easter eggs

2019-03-25 08:38

While car designers usually have to stay on a clear, laid-out path when sketching a new model, some get away with including small references and eccentricities that make it to the final product.

The Eskom crisis and electric cars - how will blackouts affect first-time EV owners in SA?

2019-03-18 19:00

With winter approaching and Eskom in crisis mode, how will blackouts impact first-time electric vehicle owners?

WATCH: Apps, Wi-Fi, cool sound systems - car infotainment explained

2019-03-15 09:47

Infotainment is a headline feature on cars of all shapes and sizes but what exactly comes under the 'infotainment' label, and why is it so useful?


WATCH: New hybrid system for Honda CR-V

2019-06-06 10:00

The CR-V's unusual hybrid system reverses the standard practice - an electric motor that mainly drives the car.

WATCH: Ready to pounce - Jaguar's E-Pace

2019-06-04 06:30

Jaguar's E-Pace aims to pounce on the compact SUV segment dominated by the BMW X1, Mercedes GLA, and Volvo XC40.

WATCH: Volkswagen's major electric car push - first member of new ID family named

2019-05-09 09:53

Volkswagen has officially announced the name of the first model of the new ID family - It will be called ID 31.

Lamborghini cellphones, McLaren bikes, Land Rover baby strollers… 5 strange and wonderful car-brand extensions

2019-05-02 11:19

“Some car brands do a lot more business than merely building vehicles,” writes Lance Branquinho.

WATCH: The spark behind the electric car

2019-04-23 08:52

Ever wanted to know how an electric cars works? Check out this cool video that explains the inner workings of an electric vehicle.

WATCH: This talented modelling enthusiast transforms sewing machines into cool steampunk cars

2019-04-01 13:29

Georgian modelling enthusiast Vazha Khachauri has a talent for turning old sewing machines into steampunk models of vintage vehicles.

Next-gen electric cars: BMW iX3, i4 and iNEXT head to the Arctic for extreme testing

2019-03-25 14:33

Prototypes of the next all-electric cars from BMW i are undergoing comprehensive tests at the winter test centre in Arjeplog, Sweden.

Ride sharing, autonomous vehicles - How future car ownership will change

2019-03-21 10:57

Car sharing is a widely expected phenomenon of the near future and could drastically change vehicle ownership.

WATCH: Forget flying carpets, flying taxis are coming your way

2019-03-15 11:00

We've all dreamed while stuck in traffic jams of being able to just lift off and fly over the gridlock.

Nissan ups the ante with new Micra technology

2019-02-20 08:32

The Nissan Micra is packed to the hilt with tech features, also including Nissan Intelligent Mobility technology (NIM), while not hurting your pocket.

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