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  1. Mercedes-Benz SL400 front

    DRIVEN: Mercedes-Benz SL400

    The Mercedes-Benz SL family of cars stretches back six decades to as far as the ...
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  2. Mercedes Benz GLA looking purposeful

    DRIVEN: Mercedes-Benz GLA220 CDI 4Matic

    Gauteng towards the end of winter resembles a scorched Earth landscape with all of Nature’s ...
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  3. Porsche Panamera Diesel rear

    DRIVEN: Porsche Panamera Diesel

    The German autobahn is simply one of the most disciplined and fastest sections of road ...
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  4. Mercedes-Benz 280E front

    DRIVEN: Mercedes-Benz 280E race car

    This feels illegal. I’m driving a 1982 Mercedes-Benz through traffic, but there is no air ...
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  5. Toyota 86 Limited Edition

    DRIVEN: Toyota 86 Limited Edition

    The trouble, I imagine, that many of the 1 600-odd current South African Toyota 86 ...
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  1. Kia Sorento front

    Kia Sorento revealed [w/videos]

    Following this teaser image (and video) released a month ago, Kia has last week unveiled ...
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  2. Mercedes-Benz AMG GT front

    Mercedes-AMG GT launch date and info [w/video]

    Since the demise of the SLS AMG, Mercedes-Benz has not had a performance halo model ...
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  3. BMW M4 Convertible front

    BMW M4 Convertible and X4 pricing released

    Only weeks after the local introduction of the new BMW M4 and M3, BMW has ...
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  4. Volkswagen Golf R front

    Volkswagen Golf R manual now available

    Volkswagen’s Golf R is known for its all-round capability and as one of the quickest ...
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  5. Renaultsport badge

    Renault Sandero RS on the cards

    It seems that Renault has a new RS model up its sleeve and it will ...
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  1. 2014 Subaru WRX

    Road Test: Subaru WRX

    Not as hard-edged as its predecessors, this new, mature Subaru WRX has its sights set ...
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  2. Suzuki SX4 1,6 GLX AllGrip & Peugeot 2008 1,6 VTi Allure front view

    Crossover Test: Suzuki SX4 1,6 GLX AllGrip & Peugeot 2008 1,6 VTi Allure

    CROSSOVERS occupy a classification no man’s land. They pander to those caught between the impractical ...
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  3. Audi A8L 4,2 TDI vs. Mercedes-Benz S500 BE

    Audi A8L 4,2 TDI vs. Mercedes-Benz S500 BE

    A longer, diesel-driven version of Audi’s facelifted A8 … or the V8 petrol version of ...
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  4. Suzuki Swift DZire 1,2 GL vs. Honda Brio Sedan 1,2 Comfort

    Comparative Test: Suzuki Swift DZire 1,2 GL vs. Honda Brio Sedan 1,2 Comfort

    Two budget sedans from Japan square off in a battle for the hearts of the ...
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  5. BMW M5 with Competition Package

    Road Test: BMW M5 (with Competition Package)

    In the world of über super sedans, outputs are everything. BMW fanatics had to be ...
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  1. Understanding Airbags

    Understanding Airbags

    THE first airbag patents were filed back in 1951 and published two years later by ...
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    Dry-clean your engine

    Water and modern electronics do not mix. Is there a safer way to clean ...
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  3. Why your car needs gears

    Why your car needs gears

    The gear count in modern cars continues to rise. We look at why cars need ...
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  4. Electric Powertrains

    Evolution of the Species: Electric Powertrains

    EFFICIENT powertrains are the future. A 2,0-litre engine powering a large, luxury SUV may have ...
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  5. Nissan brings zero-emission mobility to South Africa

    Advertisement: Turning over a new LEAF

    Turning over a new LEAF: Nissan brings zero-emission mobility to South Africa ...
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  1. Polo racers in door-to-door action at Zwartkops.

    Exciting battles ahead for Engen Volkswagen Cup racers

    Post-Zwartkops the Engen Volkswagen Cup championship has just two rounds left in the 2014 season ...
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  2. Robert Wolk and Nicholas van Weely race side-by-side at Zwartkops Raceway.

    Single-seater battles on a knife edge

    The South African Single-Seater racers opened the season at Zwartkops Raceway in March, returning there ...
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  3. Hennie Groenewald won race two in the Class A field

    Production Car races thrill Zwartkops

    Some of SA’s top tin-top race drivers took to Zwartkops racetrack, near Pretoria, on August ...
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  4. Motorcycle racing returns to KZN and to live TV

    Motorcycle racing returns to KZN and to live TV

    Race fans on the East Coast can view motorcycle racing in  Durban this coming weekend ...
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  5. Andre Lotterer

    Andre Lotterer to replace Kobayashi in Belgium GP

    The name Andre Lotterer may not be well-known around the world, but the German driver will ...
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  1. BMW M3

    BMW M3/M4 generations driven and discussed

    CAR’s technical editor Nicol Louw joins both an E46 BMW M3 and E92 M3 owner ...
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  2. Toyota Auris XR HSD Hybrid front

    Toyota Auris XR HSD Hybrid 20 000 km Long-Term test

    CAR associate editor Sudhir Matai spent a year driving a Toyota Auris XR HSD Hybrid. ...
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  3. Jaguar F-Type front

    VIDEO: Jaguar F-Type meets an original E-Type

    CAR’s Ian McLaren and Nicol Louw drive the new F-Type Coupe R and a recently ...
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  4. Subaru WRX STI Track Test

    VIDEO: Subaru WRX STi Track Test

    We test the new Subaru WRX STI at the Killarney Raceway in Cape Town. Watch ...
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  5. BMW M235i drift mob - Behind the scenes.

    BMW M235i driftmob – Behind the scenes

    We caught up with precision and stunt drivers Conrad Grunewald and Rhys Millen as they ...
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