Road tests 26.9.2018 12:00 pm

Next-generation Audi Q3 is a family SUV with great all-round talents

Infotainment system offers same technical functions as in higher segments.

When you have travelled out of South Africa to just about every corner on the planet, not just once, but a few times over, you would kinda think you know everything there is to know about international travel.

Next-generation Audi Q3 is a family SUV with great all-round talents
Next-generation Audi Q3 is a family SUV with great all-round talents

Next-generation Audi Q3 is a family SUV with great all-round talents

Infotainment system offers same technical functions as in higher segments.

BMW sticks to X family values with new X4
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BMW sticks to X family values with new X4

M40i’s roar and angry emoji face display on instrument panel the highlights.
All-new Toyota Aygo brings youth ‘X’ factor
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All-new Toyota Aygo brings youth ‘X’ factor

Exclusively for the X-Cite model, there is a power-retractable black canvas ‘funroof’.
No jokes, the new Ford Kuga is hot
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No jokes, the new Ford Kuga is hot

It is one of the best-looking SUVs on the market at the moment.
DRIVEN: All-new Suzuki Dzire is very ‘Dzire-able’
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DRIVEN: All-new Suzuki Dzire is very ‘Dzire-able’

New offering will keep its driver entertained if revved hard enough.
DRIVEN: New Ford EcoSport is true blue
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DRIVEN: New Ford EcoSport is true blue

New offering is an extremely good drive, comfortable and easy to park.
DRIVEN: Isuzu X-Rider bakkie an old favourite just falls short
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DRIVEN: Isuzu X-Rider bakkie an old favourite just falls short

Turbodiesel engine is sturdy and has sufficient thrust when needed.
Stylish new Hyundai Santa Fe offers numerous improvements
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Stylish new Hyundai Santa Fe offers numerous improvements

It is a vehicle that is well worth looking at when compared to the competition.
New Toyota C-HR is Japanese Luxury at its best
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New Toyota C-HR is Japanese Luxury at its best

C-HR offers a lot in terms of convenience, style, comfort and safety specification.
New Peugeot 308 is just pure driving pleasure
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New Peugeot 308 is just pure driving pleasure

Engineering, technology and, most importantly, the drive, were excellent.
2019 Lexus UX set to be number one seller in SA
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2019 Lexus UX set to be number one seller in SA

This crossovers is is seriously funky and the new gateway to the luxury brand.
DRIVEN: Electric BMW i3 is brilliant but…
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DRIVEN: Electric BMW i3 is brilliant but…

A single charge gives 190km driving range, if you drive economically.
DRIVEN: All-new Porsche Cayenne just got even hotter
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DRIVEN: All-new Porsche Cayenne just got even hotter

Turbo model sets standard in its class with an impressive 404kW and 770Nm.
DRIVEN: Mini Cooper S Convertible is power in a small package
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DRIVEN: Mini Cooper S Convertible is power in a small package

A huge downfall is the lack of space in back for passengers and in the boot.
The Hyundai Grand i10 is a truly ‘grand’ entry-level car
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The Hyundai Grand i10 is a truly ‘grand’ entry-level car

The fuel consumption is enough to make it a good buy.
Toyota set to excite with Gazoo Racing
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Toyota set to excite with Gazoo Racing

Toyota 86 renamed GT86 after upgrades to improve on-road and track dynamics.
DRIVEN: All-new Mercedes-Benz A-Class
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DRIVEN: All-new Mercedes-Benz A-Class

An A35 and A45 will join the lineup of models available next year.
Subaru Outback really in class of its own
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Subaru Outback really in class of its own

In terms of power, it leaves competitors in the dust.
New Nissan Micra comfy, fun to drive
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New Nissan Micra comfy, fun to drive

We were pleasantly surprised with average fuel consumption figure of 6.2 l/100km.
DRIVEN: V8 Bentley Bentayga is simply beatific
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DRIVEN: V8 Bentley Bentayga is simply beatific

Finest wood veneers are hand processed and a trained eye matches the laminates for best effect.
New Mazda 2 is a dynamite in small package
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New Mazda 2 is a dynamite in small package

New model has an edge with all the bells and whistles.
DRIVEN: Lamborghini Aventador Roadster S – track sharp meets open road pleasure
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DRIVEN: Lamborghini Aventador Roadster S – track sharp meets open road pleasure

An invitation to drive this magnificent supercar around the Kyalami race track made my week.
ROAD TEST: New Volkswagen Polo GTI ticks all the boxes
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ROAD TEST: New Volkswagen Polo GTI ticks all the boxes

This is a competent car that you could quite easily live with day to day
A more sensible all-new Renault Megane R.S driven
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A more sensible all-new Renault Megane R.S driven

Should attract quite a few new buyers to the Renault camp.
DRIVEN: New Toyota Etios Sport is eye candy
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DRIVEN: New Toyota Etios Sport is eye candy

All in all, it looks pretty much like the Toyota title-leading rally car.
Road tripping in the all-new Isuzu mu-X
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Road tripping in the all-new Isuzu mu-X

It has a touchscreen infotainment system, a good sound system, and it’scapable of doing serious off-roading – perfect for a holiday.

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