Cover stories

DRIVEN: Ford Ranger Raptor - The Raptor offers a level of off-road race performance unrivalled in the production-bakkie segment
TESTED Budget SUV Shootout - They’re small in stature and big in character, but which of these tough, small SUVs is best?
TESTED: Volkswagen Polo GTI 2,0 TSI DSG - Can the new Polo GTI close the gap to its legendary bigger brother?
DRIVEN: Ford Focus 1,5 EcoBoost ST-Line - New chassis, new engine, new spec line… Ford’s new midsize hatch brings its A-game
TESTED: BMW 630d GT Steptronic - It may be the nichest of the niche but the new 6 Series Gran Turismo has a certain quirky charm

Also in this issue

CONSUMER FEATURE: How to save fuel - Changing your driving style and some aspects of your vehicle can go a long way to cutting costs
TECH FEATURE: 93 vs. 95 - We investigate the differences between 93- and 95-octane unleaded so you can make an informed decision at the forecourt
FEATURE: Private collection: hidden treasures - Behind an innocuous garage door in Durbanville, Cape Town, lies a wonderfully eclectic Italian-flavoured collection of classic cars
SPEED FEATURE: The season so far: As Formula One takes a mid-season break, we assess the good and the bad of a fascinating season so far
DRIVEN: Volkswagen Touareg 3,0 V6 TDI Executive - The new Touareg speaks softly but carries a big stick