18.2.2020 08:15 am
Vehicle manufacturers have reacted with outrage to draft guidelines published by Competition Commission.
Local vehicle manufacturers are outraged at proposed guidelines for the aftermarket industry that will allow consumers to select a workshop of their choice when having their vehicles serviced, maintained and repaired.
“With electrification we have the chance to increase the full system power”.
Sorento sports an altogether more aggressive appearance with the front-end being a clear evolution of that of the the outgoing model.
Power will go up from the 130 kW in the Mk 7.5 to 147 kW, the same as what the Mk V GTI produced.
Second and third rows can also be removed completely with overall boot space ranging from 84-litres with all seven seats up to 625-litres.
Rand’s weakening against the US Dollar, as well as the mentioned flatter oil price, points to a decrease of between 14 and 25 cents a litre for petrol.
Up front, Mitsubishi Motors South Africa has retained the long-serving 2.0-litre petrol that makes 110kW/197Nm.
M340i xDrive jumps off the line without a hint of drama and hits 100 km/h in a mere 4.64 sec, quicker than it took you to activate launch control.
The most powerful i30 to date is powered by a 2.0-litre turbocharged engine that produces 202kW/353Nm.
Requirements has put renewed speculation on the actual powertrain, which could consist out of a turbocharged 221 kW 2.5-litre engine mated to 74 kW electric motor.
Gypsy will be identical to the Jimny and therefore come powered by the same 1.5-litre K15B petrol engine.
Z-shaped folding mechanism and revised chassis, according to Gaydon, has only resulted in a 60 kg weight gain over the coupe.
Wide torque range has the Venue pulling strongly from around 1 300 rpm, making the use of sixth gear absolutely plausible in city traffic.
Inside, the changes are equally minor but still noticeable with the most prominent being a new wood-like veneer dubbed Techwood.