With just under two years having passed since the standard A8 bowed in Barcelona, Audi has now officially unveiled the all-new S8 set to go on sale in Europe later this year.
After countless pre-production online spy images, a lengthy teaser campaign and more recently, the revealing of its engine and accompanying details, Mercedes-AMG finally unveiled the all-new A45 and its sedan offshoot, the CLA 45, on the eve of the Goodwood Festival of Speed in the United Kingdom this past Thursday (4 July).
Easily one of the most controversial vehicles ever made when it bowed at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit 11 years ago, BMW has now, finally, taken the wraps off of the new, third generation X6.
Having confirmed the facelift Astra earlier this week, Opel has officially debuted the tweaked version of its now four-year old hatchback and Sports Tourer estate, complete with new engines from parent company PSA.
New vehicle sales continued to decline in June with the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of South Africa (NAAMSA) recording an admittedly slight drop of 1.6% from last year’s 46 663 unit sales, to 45 939 this year.
Bar being sighted in camouflaged pre-production form over the last few months, details surrounding the much anticipated, revived Ford Bronco have been kept to a minimum ahead of its world debut next year.

New Land Rover Defender leaks again in clearest depiction

With a good 12 months still left before its world debut, the highly awaited all-new Land Rover Defender has once again leaked online, albeit this time with its front facia completely exposed.

Facelift Ford Mustang (finally) priced

Ford Motor Company Southern Africa (FMCSA) has all but confirmed the arrival of the long awaited facelifted Mustang by discreetly revealing pricing details on its latest new model price list.

PSA underpinned, German built all-new Opel Astra arriving in 2021

Opel has confirmed that it will introduce the next generation Astra in 2021, but only after the current, four-year old model receives a final round of updates later this year.

More extreme, two-wheel-drive Audi R8 possibly on the way

Audi Sport has hinted that it might re-introduce two-wheel-drive to the recently facelifted R8 range, in spite of its production run reportedly ending next year.

Tremor sending Ford F-series Super Duty en-route to the USA

An off-road package already available on the F-150, Ford has branched the Tremor package out to the Super Duty range of models that will include the F-250 and F-350.

Citroën 2CV revival ruled out as C4 Cactus gets the axe

Citroën has reportedly quashed speculation that it will revive one of its most iconic models in celebration of its 100th birthday that took place this month.

Leaked patents suggests Mazda is planning the Rotary’s return

In spite of continuously ruling out the return of the rotary engine, alleged patent documents have seemingly confirmed Mazda as working on a new generation of peripheral ported motors.

Kia XCeed reveals its true, rugged not-for-South-Africa, self

Not letting up after launching the Seltos last week, Kia has pulled the plug on yet another of its teaser campaigns by taking the covers off of the new XCeed crossover that arrives in Europe later this year.

AA revises still substantial July petrol price drop outlook

The Automobile Association (AA) has revised its expected fuel price outlook for July, saying it still predicts a substantial decrease come next week Wednesday (3 July).

Mitsubishi considering Evo’s return despite SUV focus

Despite announcing earlier this year that it will focus solely on SUVs, Mitsubishi has allegedly backtracked on these claims with a new report suggesting it will breathe new life into the iconic Evolution moniker.

Touchdown for Lexus’ fiercest RC duo

Unveiled at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit back in January, Lexus has now officially announced pricing for the updated RC F and it’s more focused sibling, the RC F Track.

Opel lays bare new Corsa’s engine details

Having unveiled the all-new, PSA-based Corsa in all-electric e-Corsa guise back in May, Opel has now released full engine details of its sixth generation B-segment hatch.

Audi gives Q7 more tech and an aggressive face

One of the already increasing number of debutants set for the Frankfurt Motor Show in September, Audi has taken the wraps off of the updated Q7 set to go on sale in Europe soon after.

Ford Puma leaps into battle

Despite having set today (26 June) aside as the official date for the new Puma, a series of leaked details has allegedly been cited as the reasons for Ford opting to introduce its latest crossover a day earlier than planned.

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