With conflicting reports about its future still lingering, Audi South Africa has confirmed pricing details for the updated TT and TT S Coupes.
Porsche has expanded the 911 range to include a new entry-level model simply dubbed the Carrera with no ‘2’ or ‘4’ suffixes like with previous generations.
The decline in the sales of new vehicle continued in July with the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of South Africa (NAAMSA) recording a third consecutive drop of 3.7% from 47 856 units last year, to 46 077 this year.
With just over twelve months having passed since its debut in Barcelona, Audi South Africa has finally announced pricing details for the long awaited, second generation five-door only A1 Sportback.
Unveiled at the Chicago Auto Show back in February, Ford has now officially detailed its brand-new 7.3-litre V8 petrol engine that will power its Super Duty range of pick-ups.
Confirmed for unveiling later this year, more details have surfaced of the all-new, four-wheel-drive BMW M3.

Ford Bronco officially declared untameable for South Africa

The likelihood of Ford making the revived Bronco available in right-hand-drive has, for now, been quashed.

Next Volkswagen Tiguan set to go the coupe route

According to Auto Express, the Tiguan will adopt a ‘more emotional design’ and come with a sloping roofline while still being underpinned by the MQB platform, albeit a likely evolution of the current structure. Inside, the interior will reportedly be derived from the current Passat sold in Europe, although certain tech from the forthcoming Golf […]

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Next BMW 7 Series will have a dedicated all-electric model

Next BMW 7 Series will have a dedicated all-electric model

Having flirted with hydrogen powertrains in the past and more recently with plug-in hybrid setup, a new report has claimed that the next generation BMW 7 Series will have an all-electric model as part of the model line-up.

Ford Everest Raptor gets the thumbs down

In spite of recent reports, rumours and even online renders suggesting that Ford could introduce a Raptor version of the Everest, the Blue Oval’s Managing Director for Southern Africa has ruled out the possibility of a such model happening.

New vehicle sales dive in July as exports soar

New vehicle sales remained in free-fall during July with the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of South Africa (NAAMSA) recording a 3.7% drop from last year’s 47 856 units, to this year’s 46 077.

BoosterJet engined Suzuki Vitara and long awaited Swift Sport (finally) priced

After officially confirming availability back in January, Suzuki Auto South Africa has finally introduced its turbocharged BoosterJet engine to South Africa in the shape of the recently updated Vitara and the long awaited, third generation Swift Sport.

Pagani drops details (and the roof) of the most extreme Huayra to date

Its most extreme take on the Huayra since this model replaced the Zonda six years ago, Pagani has unveiled a limited edition version of the Roadster dubbed the Huayra Roadster BC.

Ford Ranger Wildtrak long term update: Less juice for a long cruise

It might not be a well-publicised quote uttered by a philosopher or politician, or even a song lyric which has become the ideal scenario describer nowadays, but from a South African perspective, no home should be without a bakkie.

New BMW Z4 is more than just fast

On most days I drive a test car, you can bet it’s going to the Gerotek test facility for some hard-core data runs. It’s what I do as a road test editor.

Souped up Hyundai Tucson Sport returns

Hyundai has its very own “go faster” division and it’s called N, but due to things financial and mathematical, local importers are battling to get these special derivatives a price that will make sense.

Mercedes-AMG might call time on RWD for next C63

Although Mercedes-Benz is reportedly expected to only reveal the all-new, W206 generation C-Class in two years’ time, AMG has confirmed that the next C63 will follow the A45/CLA 45 and E63 in switching from two to four-wheel-drive.

August fuel price predictions still mixed

The Automobile Association (AA) has revised its fuel price outlook for August, albeit still with an expected increase in petrol and decline in diesel.

Petrol price to increase in August – AA

Anything which shocks oil higher or the rand weaker has the potential to cause sharp fuel price increases, says the association.

Audi butches A1 up for city assault

Having debuted just over a year ago, Audi has taken the wraps off of a high-riding version of the new A1 dubbed citycarver.





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