April 2018

Cover stories

DRIVE: Renault Mégane RS 280 Sport EDC – Will trading some hardcore ability for all-round versatility attract a broader audience of buyers to the RS?
TESTED: Honda Civic Type R – Can the latest Type R back up its outlandish looks with exhilarating performance and handling?
INSIGHT: The McLaren Senna – Uncompromising … like the legend it’s named after
CONSUMER FEATURE: Roadworthy checklist – We look at the minimum vehicle criteria that will be inspected on the day of a roadworthy test
FEATURE: Italian classics – Hidden away near Johannesburg is one of South Africa’s most diverse collections of Italian cars and motorcycles

Also in this issue

TECH FEATURE: Which ‘box is best? – Transmissions no longer come in only manual or auto. We investigate the pros and cons of the different types
DRIVE: Audi A7 Sportback 50 TDI Quattro Tiptronic – The A7’s grand-tourer formula hasn’t been rewritten, but it holds a great deal of promise
SPEED FEATURE: It’s time to start watching Formula E – Now in its fourth season with a line-up soon to include big-name factory teams from Audi, BMW, Jaguar, Mercedes-Benz, Nissan, Porsche and Renault, Formula E has come of age
TESTED: Volkswagen Polo 1.0 TSI 85kW Highline DSG – The Polo range-topper proves VW’s celebrated small hatch isn’t quite perfect
BUY: STARTER CLASSIC: Peugeot 403 (1957 -’67)

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