CAR magazine is thrilled to announce that it has secured the services of well-known British motoring journalist, Chris Harris, to perform track testing and video… Read more →
The CAR team stopped off in Durban to measure the power output at the wheels of five of our Shootout cars on the same day.
It takes skill to coordinate a 13 supercar cover shoot, but CAR’s photography team made sure it all went down without a hitch. Watch what goes on behind the scenes at CAR’s 2012 Performance Shootout cover shoot.
Watch as Deon Joubert takes the fastest car in the Shootout around Kyalami racetrack. It’s as close to a pukka formula racing car as you’ll ever get.
Watch Deon Joubert stroll around the immortal Kyalami racing circuit in Johannesburg, remembering the glory days. Then catch him in the January issue of CAR, tearing up the famous circuit with 11 current performance cars.
With the Aventador in the sick bay, Lamborghini sent us a previous Shootout winner and there’s nothing quite like the sight and sound of this beauty attacking the track.
Our hot hatch contingent not only did track duty at Kyalami but also drifted and weaved about a tight gymkhana course to see which lightweight was fleetest of foot.
Packing 250 kW from its 2,5-litre turbocharged engine, the Audi RS3 Sportback proved the perfect foil to the BMW 1 Series M Coupe – and it sounded pretty good too!
The most recent addition to BMW’s M-car stable, the 412 kW M5 had its work cut out against the CLS63 AMG – listen to its twin-turbo 4,4-litre V8 sounding off.