Road tests 11.10.2017 10:46 am

Road Test: All-new Audi SQ5

The new Audi SQ5 is an impressive performer.

I said it when I wrote about the launch of the all new Audi Q5 a few months ago: the Q5 is my favourite Audi Q car now.

Road Test: All-new Audi SQ5
Road Test: All-new Audi SQ5

Road Test: All-new Audi SQ5

The new Audi SQ5 is an impressive performer.

Road Test: Porsche 911 GT3 for the purists
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Road Test: Porsche 911 GT3 for the purists

You won’t find a more rewarding drive for R 2 750 000, or any other price for that matter.
VW Passat 2.0 TSI R Line: A perfect performance in our long term test
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VW Passat 2.0 TSI R Line: A perfect performance in our long term test

A handsome family car with good performance, plenty of technology and safety
ROAD TEST: Blood brothers – VW Golf GTD and R
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ROAD TEST: Blood brothers – VW Golf GTD and R

The cars come with a full house of safety and assistance systems.
Who wins the multimillion-rand supercar shootout?
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Who wins the multimillion-rand supercar shootout?

Who has won the local performance power battle between supercars of note?
The Audi stable’s R8 rock star
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The Audi stable’s R8 rock star

The V10 plus is the fastest production Audi to date with a 0-100 figure of 3.2s
Audi R8 debuts during star-studded event
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Audi R8 debuts during star-studded event

Audi SA hosted an exclusive Driving Experience Event at the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit on Thursday.
Born on the track, built for the road: the all-new Audi R8
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Born on the track, built for the road: the all-new Audi R8

The naturally-aspirated V10 mid-engine guarantees tremendous performance, especially in the V10 Plus version sporting 449kW.
New Mercedes-Benz C 350 e brings plug-in hybrid technology
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New Mercedes-Benz C 350 e brings plug-in hybrid technology

Efficiency, dynamism and comfort – the best of three worlds.
Tough Italian Fullback a true allrounder
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Tough Italian Fullback a true allrounder

Fiat’s new workhorse comes purpose built for work and play.
Mouths water for Lexus LC
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Mouths water for Lexus LC

Supercar-like proportions complement a V8 engine and 10-speed automatic gearbox.
Razor-sharp BMW M2 Coupe
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Razor-sharp BMW M2 Coupe

Inspired by the history of BMW in motor racing, the M2 Coupe makes no secret of its massive performance potential.
VW’s GTI Clubsport: an instant cult classic
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VW’s GTI Clubsport: an instant cult classic

Volkswagen’s benchmark hot hatch has been ruling the streets for more than 40 years.
2016 Prius dawns the future of motoring
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2016 Prius dawns the future of motoring

There’s no need to creep around apologising for trying to save the planet.
Ducati’s four in one Multistrada 1200
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Ducati’s four in one Multistrada 1200

The 160hp Ducati Testastretta DVT engine is equipped with a new exhaust system.
Beetle Dune set to make a splash
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Beetle Dune set to make a splash

Off-road looks and new designs define the Beetle Dune’s powerful character.
New BMW brings elegance and space
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New BMW brings elegance and space

Sadly only the 320i, 320d and 340i Gran Turismo models will be available in SA.
BMW enters the hybrid ring
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BMW enters the hybrid ring

Intelligent hybrid powertrain control optimises electric motor efficiency.
Fiat’s feisty new 500 comes to SA
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Fiat’s feisty new 500 comes to SA

The New Fiat 500 hasn’t grown in size, but is packed with technology and its historic Italian flair.
Meet the pinnacle of Mercedes SUVs
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Meet the pinnacle of Mercedes SUVs

New networked control systems enhances the superior driving experience.
Another sensible hatch from Suzuki
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Another sensible hatch from Suzuki

The most aerodynamic car Suzuki has ever produced shows exceptional agility.
Mercedes’ new GLS: A seriously luxurious SUV
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Mercedes’ new GLS: A seriously luxurious SUV

The powerful GLS 500 4MATIC V8 biturbo engine generates 335kW, bringing enhanced performance.
Urban mobility returns with new Smart cars
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Urban mobility returns with new Smart cars

Lots has changed in the past 10 years as SA embraces smaller, fuel-efficient cars.
Self-driving Volvo to be tested on streets of London
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Self-driving Volvo to be tested on streets of London

Swedish carmaker Volvo on Wednesday announced it would give self-driving cars to people to test on the streets of London in 2017.
Performance meets heritage with Porsche’s 718 Boxster
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Performance meets heritage with Porsche’s 718 Boxster

Their heritage means these roadsters have impressive driving dynamics.
Frugal XF does the business
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Frugal XF does the business

Bullied by the weak rand, but buyers will not be short changed by the Jaguar.
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