Toyota has revealed the first model to be developed in partnership with Suzuki’s Maruti division in India, the Glanza based on the Baleno.
Some six months after unveiling the flagship Figo Titanium, Ford has revealed a special edition version of its entry-level model, the limited-run Figo Blu.
Heading for local shores in the third quarter of this year, Mazda has confirmed power and torque details of its revolutionary spark controlled compression ignition SkyActiv-X petrol engine powering the all-new 3.
Introduced back in February as the replacement for the Kadjar, but on sale in other markets since 2016, Renault has pulled the covers off of the facelifted Koleos due to go on sale in Europe next month.
Previewed as a concept at the Shanghai Motor Show in April, Mercedes-Benz has released the first official teaser image of the new compact GLB ahead of its world debut later this year.
After posting its first increase in April, South Africa’s new vehicle sales ended May in the red with the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of South Africa (NAAMSA) recording a 5.7% drop from 42 950 units last year, to 40 506 this year.

Motoring News Jaguar XF SV Project 8 now (slightly) more civilised

Having set the lap record at a number of racetracks including the Nürburgring Nordschleife shortly after debuting two years ago, Jaguar has now unveiled a toned down version of the XE SV Project 8 known as the Touring.

Motoring News Opel Crossland X gets oil-burning heart

Until now only offered with a three-cylinder petrol engine in both normally aspirated and turbocharged forms, Opel has added a four-pot turbodiesel engine to the Crossland X range, marking the first time since the Astra of two generations ago that an oil-burning option stars on local models wearing the Blitz badge.

Motoring News Kia XCeed revealed in first teaser image

Having announced Seltos as the chosen name for its new small SUV earlier this week, Kia has now released the first official image of its latest crossover, the XCeed.

Motoring News Volkswagen T-Cross spec and tech details revealed, pricing TBA

Easily one of the most highly awaited new models of 2019, Volkswagen South Africa has released more details of the tiny T-Cross set to arrive on local shores during the third quarter.

Motoring News Hardcore BMW M8 (finally) bows along with pumped-up M8 Competition

The topic of much speculation since appearing in a number of leaked online images towards the end of last year, BMW has now officially revealed the highly awaited M8 in both coupe and cabriolet forms, as well as the more potent Competition derivatives.

Motoring News ‘Plus’ specced Volkswagen T6 added to Kombi range

Volkswagen has revised its stalwart T6 range with the inclusion of a new Trendline Plus derivative on the Kombi line-up only.

Motoring News UK-spec Nissan Navara upgraded with more tech and boost

With local production set to commence next year, Nissan has introduced a series of updates to its Navara range, albeit, for now, in the United Kingdom only.

Motoring News Kia cites Greek mythology for new small SUV’s name

Teased in a number of official sketches both inside and out towards the end of last month , a fresh report from Australia has reportedly confirmed that Kia will name its new small, global SUV the Seltos due out later this month.

Motoring News New vehicle sales end May on a downer

South Africa’s new vehicle sales fell back ended May in the red with the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of South Africa (NAAMSA) recording a 5.7% decrease from last year’s 42 950 unit sales, to 40 506 this year

Motoring News People carrying Opel Combo Life heading to South Africa

Initially unveiled in panel van guise some two months ago, Opel South Africa distributor, Unitrans Motors, has announced the availability of a passenger derivative of the Combo due out in the third quarter of this year

Motoring News WATCH: Taxi takes on Formula 1 car on Cape Town streets

On Sunday, huge crowds gathered at the Grand Parade to view the 700KW Aston Martin’s powerful tyre-smoking car prowl the city streets.

Motoring News Car break-ins gain momentum

All vehicle makes are susceptible and as such, drivers should take heed of these tips.

Motoring News What to do after a crash

Call for help, don’t move injured people, take photos and get contact details.

Motoring News New Discovery sticks firmly to Land Rover family values

In South Africa customers will have a choice of refined Ingenium diesel and petrol engines paired with an updated ZF nine-speed transmission.





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