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Here`s how much the locally-built BMW X3 will cost
2017/11/22 09:52:31 AM
MW has launched the new X3 this week and it is available as of November. The third-generation vehicle will be built at the BMW Plant Roslyn in the first half of 2018.
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Voice activation the smart way to safer driving.
2017/11/21 09:23:21 AM
We`re getting ever closer to living our lives like they used to do only in sci-fi movies. In a ‘smart’ world where our cars and smartphones are getting ever more interconnected, we’re needing to find ways of communicating with all these gadgets more intuitively.
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Tested: EWizz Lightning 9 electric scooter
2017/11/20 09:56:51 AM
The Lightning 9 is the flagship of the EWizz electric scooter range range, produced in China but locally assembled with sophisticated electronics and control systems developed in South Africa.
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MAP: SA passenger car sales by province for 2017
2017/11/17 11:08:55 AM
The SA vehicle market shows a positive trend despite the weak economy; 35 316 new cars were sold in October 2017, an improvement of 2594 cars or 7.9% compared to the 32 722 models sold in the same period in 2016.
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Get ready for a steep fuel price hike in December
2017/11/16 09:20:15 AM
There will be less holiday cheer for South African motorists this year, with a steep fuel price increase predicted for December.
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More powerful than ever - new Audi TT RS Coupe unleashed in SA
2017/11/15 11:48:04 AM
Audi has launched its most powerful TT yet – the new TT RS Coupe.
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Six user-friendly bikes for your daily commute
2017/11/14 09:08:12 AM
In the world of motorcycles a great deal of attention is given to the fast and the loud, but often people just require a compact,
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Toyota refreshes Land Cruiser Prado: We have prices, details of the enhanced SUV
2017/11/13 10:04:05 AM
With an off-road heritage spanning more than 65 years, Toyota`s Land Cruiser remains unique in its segment for its ability to combine durability and reliability with off-road performance.
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SA`s dirty fuel is costing motorists dearly
2017/11/10 01:34:27 PM
South Africa is falling further behind the world in fuel quality, and it’s hitting SA motorists where it hurts most: their pockets and their health.
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All-new VW Polo bags five-star safety rating
2017/11/09 11:05:55 AM
Volkswagen’s all-new Polo hatchback, which is due in South Africa early next year and almost certain to become one of the country`s best selling cars, has achieved a five-star EuroNCAP safety rating.
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#SirLowrysPassFire: 12 ways to be safe on our roads
2017/11/08 10:18:36 AM
Huge fires, fanned by high winds, are sweeping through Sir Lowry`s Pass, outside Somerset West in the Western Cape.
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Takata recall extended to Pajero passenger airbags
2017/11/07 09:52:15 AM
Mitsubishi has extended its recall of vehicles fitted with Takata airbags to include the front passenger airbag on Pajero SUVs made from 2007 to 2013.
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Sports cars in SA: Mustang, F-Type lead the way
2017/11/06 11:43:04 AM
The Ford Mustang remains South Africa’s favourite *sports car for the tenth consecutive month in 2017, reports Naamsa.
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DRIVEN: Nissan`s refreshed X-Trail in SA
2017/10/31 11:05:33 AM
`Get inside. Go out there.` - that`s Nissan South Africa`s newly adopted tagline for the #TheNextX - X-Trail crossover SUV. And, that`s exactly what we did during its launch in and around Port Elizabeth and Jefferey`s Bay on earlier this week.
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Be wary of `rent-to-own` car financing deals
2017/10/30 09:50:37 AM
Bank declined? Low credit score? Blacklisted or under debt review? None of those are reason enough to bar you from buying a new vehicle - provided you can afford it.
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Tokyo Motor Show 2017: How about a car with airbags outside, like the Flesby II concept? [PHOTOS]
2017/10/27 09:53:55 AM
Airbags outside, you may be tempted to ask! Seriously that is what the ultra-compact vehicle called Flesby II showcased.
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Hijacking hotspots in Johannesburg
2017/10/26 11:17:29 AM
Hijacking is at its most rampant in the past 10 years, with a 14.5 percent increase in this kind of crime since the 2015/16 annual crime statistics report.
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VW credit arm told to repay illegal deductions
2017/10/25 09:20:48 AM
The National Credit Regulator has ordered Volkswagen Financial Services SA to repay consumers amounts it had illegally deducted for vehicle purchases.
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Code of ethics for SA Car industry: automakers, dealers to `play nice` or else
2017/10/24 10:17:22 AM
Earlier in September, the Department of Economic Development published a draft code of conduct for competition in the South African automotive industry for public comment by no later than November 3, 2017.
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Here`s how much the Mercedes-Benz E-Class Cabriolet costs in SA
2017/10/23 11:42:57 AM
Mercedes-Benz is completing its E-Class family with the new E-Class Cabriolet, it joins the sedan and coupe versions already on sale locally.
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Five quality Korean cars
2017/10/20 11:55:05 AM
Korean cars are more distinguished than ever. As life in SA becomes more and more expensive, these five quality cars are worthy of your attention, if you`re thinking of foregoing the expensive German luxury brands.
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Should you Dodge Chryslers or not in SA?
2017/10/17 12:17:56 PM
We all know that driving on the left is better but unfortunately right-hand drive (RHD) is a minority market globally.
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