Car's latest issue: August 2016

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Editor's note

Steve Smith

Bakkies, pick-ups, or, if you’re an Aussie, utes. They’re taking over the world. That might sound like an exaggeration, but when you consider their success worldwide – a bak...

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Cover stories

FIAT PROFESSIONAL FULLBACK DC 2,5 4x4 LX vs. FORD RANGER DC 2,2 TDCI 4x4 SLX

As the first major new entrant to the leisure-bakkie segment since the Amarok, does the Fullback have the chops to defeat our Top 12 Best Buys champ?

9JAGUAR F-PACE 35t AWD S

Engineered to take the fi ght to the Porsche Macan, does Jaguar's fi rst attempt at an SUV live up to expectation?

HOW FORD WON LE MANS: INSIDE STORY

Le Mans 2016 will be remembered for Toyota’s heart-breaking loss, but in the GTE class, Ford took a memorable win

EXCLUSIVE AUDI R8 ROAD TRIP

How will Audi’s quickest-ever production car handle a mixed 700 km road-trip? Rather brilliantly, it turns out

SUZUKI CELERIO 1,0 GL AT vs. HYUNDAI i10 1,1 MOTION AT vs. KIA PICANTO 1,0 LX AT

Can the cheapest autos on our market really shift expectations?

Also in this issue

INSIGHT: MY GAME PLAN: MAHINDRA & MAHINDRA SOUTH AFRICA

With a range of new models hitting the South African market, Mahindra & Mahindra SA’s
head is concentrating on growing the passenger-car sector

DRIVE: AUDI A5 AND S5 COUPÉ

Does the new Audi A5 possess the same emotional appeal as its forebear?

BIKE TEST: HARLEY-DAVIDSON IRON 883 CUSTOM KING

We meet the result of a show-bike challenge by Harley-Davidson Africa

TECH: FEATURE: DOES YOUR CAR REALLY NEED LRP?

Lead-replacement petrol is slowly disappearing from the forecourts. Should you be concerned?

BUY: CONSUMER: EMERGENCY CAR KIT

Here are the essential items that could get you out of trouble if bad luck strikes