Cover stories

DRIVEN: Audi E-tron. What a metaphor, launching an electric vehicle in the oilobsessed
United Arab Emirates.
TECH FEATURE: how to build a Dakar conquerer. We got the inside track from Toyota Gazoo Racing South Africa’s team principal on what makes the Hilux racer special.
INSIGHT: New Supra detailed. After what seems like an eternity, Toyota’s fifth-generation Supra has finally landed.
DRIVEN: Toyota RAV4 2,0 GX-R CVT AWD. The engines may be familiar but that’s it – the all-new, strikingly styled RAV4 means business.
TEST: Datsun Go 1,2 Lux. The updated Go range fi nally offers a level of standard safety the buying public deserves. Is it enough to trouble
the competition?

Also in this issue

CONSUMER FEATURE: Get a grip. DIY people make use of sockets and wrenches but are they properly suited to the task of working on your pride and joy? Here is what you need to know.
SPEED FEATURE: The greatest off-road race on Earth. As guests of Toyota Gazoo Racing South Africa, we flew to Peru to experience the Dakar
Rally first-hand and discovered not all is as it seems....
TEST: Mercedes-Benz C180 9G-tronic. Recently facelifted, we test the entry-level C-Class to establish whether it matches its pricier line-up mates’ lustre.
TEST: Nissan NP300 Hardbody DC 2,5 TDI Hi-Rider. Eager to reacquaint ourselves with a Hardbody post-crash-test controversy, we got our hands
on a flagship 4x4 double cab.
CONSUMER: Starter classic: Renault 16 TS (1966-‘75). A versatile fastback with true French flair.