Motoring 21.4.2018 05:55 am

A world of BMW luxury

BMW is synonymous with quality and sheer driving pleasure – and that’s what you get.

BMW as a brand will always be popular – and when I got the opportunity to test the BMW 220d, there was no way I was going to turn it down. This was not only my first experience with a diesel car, but it was also my first time testing a BMW.

A world of BMW luxury
A world of BMW luxury

A world of BMW luxury

BMW is synonymous with quality and sheer driving pleasure – and that’s what you get.

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Reviews and opinion

New Alfa Romeo Stelvio SUV is a stellar start

Medium-sized premium SUV with similar design to the Giulia with a sporty lure.
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Reviews and opinion

New Peugeot 208 GT-Line is a possible mainstream player

The motoring public wins with another offering in the popular hatch market.
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Reviews and opinion

SA-bound Renault Megane RS – A better all-round package

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Reviews and opinion

New Bigger and better Toyota Yaris launches in SA

The CVT makes traffic a breeze while the manual gearbox makes hilly roads fun.
New Mazda 2 is light on price and fuel, heavy on features
Reviews and opinion

New Mazda 2 is light on price and fuel, heavy on features

Small as it is, this Mada is as equipped as executive vehicles a few classes above it.
New Honda Jazz Sport – Granny’s favourite gets playful
Reviews and opinion

New Honda Jazz Sport – Granny’s favourite gets playful

Only time will tell if the market can make peace with a sporty version of the small Honda.
SA-bound BMW X2 is an SUV with a hint of coupé
Reviews and opinion

SA-bound BMW X2 is an SUV with a hint of coupé

BMW X2 offers cutting edge technology as standard, such as Apple Car Play.
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Reviews and opinion

You can never mistake the new Honda Civic Type R for any other hot hatch

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Big Volkswagen Passat proved to be a perfect holiday car
Reviews and opinion

Big Volkswagen Passat proved to be a perfect holiday car

The cavernous boot will swallow anything you throw at it – including a fridge.
Very classy yet reasonably priced BMW 220i and 220d driven
Reviews and opinion

Very classy yet reasonably priced BMW 220i and 220d driven

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Reviews and opinion

Jaguar enters the compact SUV market with E-Pace

The pricing is extremely competitive, with something for everyone.
New Suzuki Vitara is a true recommendation
Reviews and opinion

New Suzuki Vitara is a true recommendation

It yielded an acceptable average fuel consumption of 6.2 litres/100km.
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Reviews and opinion

DRIVEN: Big Mini Cooper with an oil-burner

It’s spacious, economical and fun to drive, but we think it needs a spare wheel.
New Porsche 911 GT3 – awaken your inner purist
Reviews and opinion

New Porsche 911 GT3 – awaken your inner purist

This is a road-legal racer and the rollcage and rear wings are not for show.
New Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio – Premium compact SUV segment has a new benchmark
Reviews and opinion

New Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio – Premium compact SUV segment has a new benchmark

It has clocked the class record around the Nurburgring in under 8 minutes.
Sneak peek at the new Mercedes-Benz Sprinter
Reviews and opinion

Sneak peek at the new Mercedes-Benz Sprinter

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The Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo: possibly a station wagon on steroids

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Reviews and opinion

Audi TT RS Coupe – dynamite in a small package

This compact sports car is all about you and having fast fun.
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Reviews and opinion

Audi Sport – a trio of fast RS models unleashed

The wait to catch up to Merc AMG and BMW M was well worth it.
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Reviews and opinion

Peugeot join in on SUV craze with 3008

The i-cockpit makes you feel as if you are piloting a jet.
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Reviews and opinion

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BAW vehicle is gaining traction in the local public transport environment.
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Reviews and opinion

All-new Mini Cooper Countryman JCW is a solid SUV with attitude

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Reviews and opinion

DRIVEN: Less fun, but not as ugly Subaru XV

Easy to drive, excellent brakes and great consumption – even with a heavy foot.
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Reviews and opinion

DRIVEN: New Mercedes-Benz X-Class bakkie set to make its mark

More details will become available in the coming months.
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Reviews and opinion

Range Rover Velar – a worthy edition to fold

Outstanding styling, high quality finishes and superb performance.


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