Ford Motor Company of SA has confirmed that it has issued a fresh recall for certain Figo and Ikon models over a new fire risk. The local… Read more →
Now that the likes of the Corsa Lite, VW CitiGolf and Toyota Tazz have departed the scene, car shopping in the budget segment is no longer the equivalent of automotive antiquing. Despite its recent arrival, Volkswagen’s latest offering, the Polo Vivo, has already stamped its authority on the segment thanks to a combination of affordability and brand cachet. Can the upcoming Ford Figo break the Polo Vivo’s vice-like grip on the wallet-friendly end of the market?
Toyota has today revealed its Etios Concept at the New Delhi Motor Show, showcasing its plans for a new small car aimed squarely at emerging markets.
Calculating the cost of building a complete car from new parts . . .
Ford’s stand at the Johannesburg Motor Show has its new fiesta up front and centre as its main attraction. Other vehicles on show include the 2009 Ford Ikon, the upgraded Ford Focus, the recently introduced Focus ST, the freshened Ford Bantam and the Ford Ranger automatic.
With a total of 37 cars on the grid and many issues to be resolved, the final two rounds of this year’s South African Production Car Championship should provide fireworks at AA Kyalami next Saturday (November 22).
FMCSA has ensured that its starring attraction at the upcoming Johannesburg Motor Show, the all-new Ford Fiesta, won’t get lost in all the razmataz by launching its eagerly-awaited light car ahead of the big show.
Former national rally navigator champion Spotti Woodhead and Graham Mephius, driving a diesel-powered Citroen C4 Picasso, won the overall Index of Fuel Efficiency Award at the end of the 32nd TOTAL Economy Run at the weekend.
High Noon – The Final Shootout, times three.
South Africa’s largest circuit racing title chase will enter this year’s home stretch at South Africa’s oldest racing circuit next Saturday (October 20).