MERCEDES-BENZ S450L AMG-LINE DRIVING IMPRESSION
The buttery smooth engine in this S450L emits a bare whisper when driven conservatively. Put your foot down and the torque makes itself felt, with the car accelerating in an effortless yet urgent fashion.
HYUNDAI GRAND i10 GOES THE MABULA ROUTE
As we left Pretoria behind rather late in the day, Friday traffic out of the city proved more challenging than expected, so our arrival at Mabula was delayed, and we missed the last game drive of the day.
OPEL GRANDLAND X: MAKING LEMONADE
Opel starts bidding on the Grandland X with three derivatives – 1.6 Turbo, 1.6 Turbo Enjoy, and 1.6 Turbo Cosmo – that are all powered by the same force-fed 121 kW and 240 Nm 1.6-litre engine that is sourced from Peugeot.
RENAULT CLIO RS18 F1: First drive impressions
Renault’s proud racing heritage has spawned several pocket rockets, and limited edition hot hatches over the years. The latest, a […]
AN EYE FOR CAR ART: THE ELEGANCE OF CLASSIC JAGUARS
Car photography is an understated art that is increasingly under threat from the rising tide of mobile photography and computer-generated […]
VOLVO XC40 D4 AWD R-DESIGN: Sun, Snow & Chilled Vibes
Perched high above the African plains, in the Mountain Kingdom of Lesotho, Afriski Mountain Resort is Africa’s most unique winter […]
MERCEDES-AMG GLC63S & COUPÉ: First drive impression
Mercedes-AMG is not unique in the art of sticking big V8s into sports sedans, but it is the only manufacturer […]
ANDREAS BAREIS: SOARING WITH THE SUPER SERIES
Despite assurances that Andreas Bareis is one of the most amicable people he was ever likely to meet, DEON VAN […]
JULY DRIVEN STYLE & GADGET ESSENTIALS
SCRATCH? WHAT SCRATCH? Paint that can heal itself from small scratches and swirl marks? Nah, that’s something straight out of […]
PEUGEOT 208 GT LINE: Making sense in many ways
If you make car-buying decisions based on facts and figures like value-for-money, reliability surveys and online forums dedicated to bore […]