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DRIVEN: facelifted Toyota Auris Xr 1,6-litre

CAPE TOWN – The Toyota Auris has always had a problem. It’s called the VW Golf. Similarly priced, the German has had a better chassis, interior, and range of engines. The ...
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Mercedes-Benz GLE450 AMG Coupé

MUNICH, GERMANY: The international launch of the Mercedes-Benz GLE450 AMG Coupé is a case of two firsts as the Stuttgart-based luxury car maker introduces a package that not only takes the ...
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DRIVEN: Renault Clio RS 220 Trophy EDC

No manual transmission for now but the shift speed of the dual clutch transmission is now 50 per cent faster than before thanks to new software. Also, the actual shift movement ...
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DRIVEN: Maserati Ghibli S

The Maserati Ghibli S is so soulful and melodious that its natural rivals (usually Teutonic in origin), seem overwrought, insular contrivances by comparison ...
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DRIVEN: Lamborghini Aventador LP750-4 Superveloce

In Corsa mode the smallest of throttle inputs are acknowledged by an instant aural response from over my right shoulder and manually operated gearshifts occur within 50-milliseconds of one another. This ...
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DRIVEN: BMW 220d Active Tourer auto

Brand values are extremely important to any automaker. They represent the core attributes that a potential customer can expect after purchase. That said, BMW has, over the years, established an enviable ...
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DRIVEN: Hyundai Veloster 1,6 Turbo GDI Elite Manual

Hyundai’s quirky Veloster 2+1-door hatch has never been short of ‘show’ but rather lacking in terms of ‘go’ – something that the company’s South African arm hopes to resolve with the ...
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DRIVEN: Range Rover Sport SVR

MONTICELLO, NEW YORK - Blasting around a racetrack isn’t usually the place you’d find an SUV. But the Range Rover Sport SVR isn’t your usual SUV. What you are looking at here is ...
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Ridden: KTM 1290 Super Adventure and 1050 Adventure

Mpumalanga is a beautiful province: rolling hills, dense plantations and spectacular views over the escarpment. Unfortunately my concentration was rather on the ribbon of tar snaking through the hills while the ...
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DRIVEN: Mini Cooper JCW AT

If an unyielding suspension and nervy steering setup are visceral elements you require from a Mini JCW, this swift-but-suave newcomer may not be for you... ...
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DRIVEN: Jeep Renegade 1,4 Limited

A Jeep launch in the centre of Jo’burg? Yes, the Renegade was specifically launched in the urban jungle because it marks a watershed moment in the history of Jeep… It’s the ...
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DRIVEN: Renault Captur 1,2 EDC Dynamique

Highly attractive, very fashion-forward and exceedingly well specified and –priced, the Renault Captur is decidedly more light crossover than "B SUV". ...
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