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DRIVEN: Opel Corsa 1,0 Turbo 5-dr

FRANKFURT, GERMANY – Having fallen out of serious B-segment contention, especially back home in South Africa, Opel’s Corsa was in real need of replacement. While we’ve seen the likes of its ...
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DRIVEN: Toyota Hilux 3,0 D-4D double cab 4×4 Legend 45

We all know that Toyota is working on the eighth generation of Hilux, but it’s keeping mum on exactly when it will be launched. One day, we might catch Toyota out and ...
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DRIVEN: BMW X6 xDrive50i

Even if its aesthetic execution is less distinctive and its practical shortcomings have been addressed only to a degree, the second-gen X6 remains a consummate coupé-inspired performance SUV. ...
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Double score. Not only is this a sneak peek of the next-generation Kia Soul, but a drive in Kia’s first electric vehicle to be sold outside of South Korea. The new ...
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DRIVEN: Datsun Go

Datsun announced its relaunch over two years ago and its plan to launch in South Africa soon after. Ever since, South Africans have been waiting to hear what the brand has ...
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DRIVEN: Mazda2 1,5 dCi AT

Based on first impressions, Mazda2 should succeed its popular predecessor with aplomb when it arrives in South Africa in the first quarter of 2015. ...
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DRIVEN: Peugeot 308 1,2 PureTech GT Line

LE TOUQUET, FRANCE – They are everywhere… French people and their Peugeots. Understandably so – we’re in France, after all. The patriotism of its citizenry is legendary and this is the ...
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DRIVEN: Nissan X-Trail 1,6 dCi SE 4WD

I was very impressed with the Nissan X-Trail. I bemoan the loss of some of the older car's charm, but the third-generation model is unquestionably better. ...
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DRIVEN: Citroën C4 Cactus 1,2 turbo

PARIS – It even has the French staring at it. And for nation where très chic and funky are a staple diet, something has to be particularly “très” to stand out. ...
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DRIVEN: Mercedes-Benz S500 Plug-in Hybrid

COPENHAGEN, DENMARK – By 2020, Mercedes-Benz plans to comply with the EU fleet emissions requirement of 95 g/km of CO2. It’s strategy? Hybridisation and, ultimately, zero local-emissions operation. The S500 Plug-in ...
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Mini Cooper S 5-Door AT

OXFORD, UK – Mini and practicality are terms seldom seen in proximity to one another, but the introduction of the firm’s first ever 5-door hatchback hopes to change that perception in ...
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DRIVEN: Ford Mustang 2,3 Ecoboost

If you clicked on this post expecting to read about the mighty new V8-powered Ford Mustang and feel a bit short-changed to find it’s a driving impression of the 2,3-litre EcoBoost ...
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