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How to make the most out of being stuck in traffic

-make the most of being stagnant at a light post- ...

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New headquarters for Alfa Romeo

Alfa Romeo has made the Centro Stile its new headquarters, a historic inspiration with sentimental value to the brand. Due to our current global situation with the virus, the brand has reconsidered traditional working methods and has developed the new headquarters in such a manner that it is welcoming and inviting to the heartbeat of the brand- which is the employees. ...

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Isuzu MU-X

Let’s go explore! Built to be tough and to conquer, Isuzu vehicles always bring something different to the table. The MU-X is no exception to the rule and can be seen as an ideal family vacationer. I...

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Why is my vehicle leaking oil?

-a navigation through a dark spill- It happens to everyone somewhere during their life, it doesn’t matter how well you drive or what type of vehicle you have, at one point or another you will...

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Auto Shanghai receives an enlightenment on Chery’s EXEED

Modernization is part of growth and has become the newest trend in vehicles and vehicle technology. The Chery brand has been following this course passionately and this was only furthered by a recent revealing. Armed with ‘Extremely Intelligent’ products, the brand insists that they ae going to provide consumers with an enhanced traveling experience when presenting the new EXEED model...

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Van Rooyen takes a prize at Zwartkops

TOYOTA GAZOO Racing SA’s Global Touring Car (GTC) team took prizes at Zartkops with Michael van Rooyen and Mandla Mdakane who took the second place. “Our weekend got off to a strong start with the qualifying session,” said Van Rooyen. “We struggled a bit during...

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The Ford Ranger FX4

Fierce and X-citing The Ford Ranger is iconic in South Africa and is almost as common as finding ducks in a pond. The blue oval brand has decided to broaden the line up by introducing a new model to the range – the Ford Rang...

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The new Hyundai Staria will be coming to SA later in this year

The motoring industry, motoring enthusiasts and Hyundai lovers have been buzzing with excitement about the new Staria coming to SA in the latter part of the year. It will reach a broad market seeing as there is an option of a 2-11 seat configuration and that there is two derivatives in the lineup: The Staria and Staria Premium. ...

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How safe is it to drive with a chipped or cracked windshield?

-it is all about clear vision- A chip on a windscreen can cause plenty of confusion- when can it be considered as something to have fixed before it develops into a crack or when can it still be overlooked as minor and insignificant? These are ...

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Mitsubishi Motors South Africa is styling it up

Mitsubishi Motors dealerships in South Africa and neighboring countries are undergoing remodeling. “Our new corporate and visual identity communicate our vision, purpose, values, cultures and behaviour by using images, styles, colours and themes that represent the brand,” ...

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Fiat Tipo 1.6 Easy Auto

The humble contender The Fiat Tipo isn...

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Lexus’s Hideki Matsuyama takes a win

Lexus ambassador, Hideki Matsuyama has taken the title of the first Japanese man to win a major. As one of the official representatives of Summer Olympics Matsuyama has taken first place at an ideal time as the Olympics will be taking place in Tokyo later this year.   ...

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What are service intervals?

-your guide to a happy, healthy vehicle- We all know how important maintenance is on your vehicle as this is a crucial ...

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A new high-tech warehouse in Linbro Park for Mahindra

Mahindra South Africa opened a new national parts warehouse in Linbro Business Park in Johannesburg. This warehouse is 30-percent bigger than the Jet Park warehouse and features a new shelving system to optimize space. It also has a cutting edge tracing system that allows for real-time tracking of all parts to provide staff with an efficient, totally paperless working environment. ...

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Ford Wildlife Foundation reaches out to the People in Conservation Programme

The Ford Wildlife Foundation gifts the People in Conservation (PIC) Programme with a Ford Ranger. This programme is focused on environmental challenges and the welfare of locals and with a help of this Double Cab, the team will be able to assist the community for the next two years. &l...

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Citroen C3 Shine

The French cousin French vehicles have a way of captivating you and swiftly stealing your heart without you even noticing. This is exactly what the Citroen C3 did to me- I didn’t even realise how qui...

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Kia South Africa introduces their new PR & Communications Manager

Kia has seen plenty of exciting developments in the last couple of months not only in their vehicle range and charitable efforts but also in other aspects as well. Now added to their constant evolution and development is a new PR and Communications Manager. As of the 1 of April, Terence Steenkamp will join the Kia family in their Marketing department. Steenkamp is extremely well-informed not only...

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VW Touarag

The German Jack of all trades The VW Touareg offers intuitive technology, genuine off-roading pleasure and plenty of comfort for the entire family to take advantage of. Its dimensions has seen some trimming and it’s also lighter now than its predecessor (read: more benefits to follow). The Touareg is smartly situated in the market- it’s th...

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Chery sees success, not only in China

The Chery brand has done it again- it has taken the title, for the 18th time, as the best in sales among all the Chinese passenger vehicle brands. Chery has exported 114 000 units, this means they have increased their year on year by 18.7-percent. All of this success is accredited to the continued development of their international product. ...

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Gift of the Givers receives a Sportage from Kia

Kia, a brand not only known for their value for money vehicles but also their kindheartedness and generosity has once again added reached out into the community. Dr. Imtiaz Sooliman, founder of Gift of the Givers Foundation, has been gifted with a new Kia Sportage 2.0 CRDi EX AWD. This will help Dr. Sooliman with travelling and assisting where necessary on humanitarian missions. ...

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More about JAC Motors’ new T8

JAC Motors’ new, advanced T8 will be available in more than 40 countries. Since the debut of pick-ups in2017, JAC has seen success at more than 50 of its dealers in South Africa. I think that the T8 will be doing well in the leisure pick-up segment with its new offerings. "The n...

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Should you buy a hybrid vehicle?

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Take care this Easter holiday

After a lot of travel restrictions and lockdown limitations, South Africans will be able to travel for the Easter holiday period to explore our beautiful country. This holiday period is iconic for having countless road accidents and fatalities and according to the AA, it is the responsibility of the road user to take care of themselves and their loved ones by being attentive at all times. ...

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Tips on safely overtaking

 -Keep left, pass right-   Overtaking can be a daunting activity, I don’t do it often and would ...

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2.5 million Fiat 500s have left the Stellantis floor

2.5-million is a lot of vehicles- for one plant to produce that amount of vehicles is impressive and the Stellantis plant in Tychy has just reached the remarkable goal. With so many Fiat 500s leaving this production floor, the team had some celebrating to do- they had broken the record for single model vehicle production. ...

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The all-new Subaru Outback is coming to SA and we can’t wait to see it!

After driving so many vehicles in the past couple of weeks regretfully I haven’t had the opportunity to test drive something from the Subaru range. So, when Subaru South Africa announced the anticipated arrival of the all-new Subaru Outback SUV needless to say I cannot wait to test what I think could be more of a sporty, rouged SUV. Apparently, the Outback is going to be the mo...

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Hyundai gives us sneak peeks of the all-new KONA N

Hyundai Motor has been giving us sneak peeks at the all-new KONA N. the Kona N will be the first SUV of Hyundai to receive the N badge as well as a sporty look and challenging attitude. This athletic appearance is all thanks to its unique physique that is Hyu...

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Signs that your clutch is on its way out

-Get your vehicle into gear-   I am sure have heard the word clutch or clutch plate at some point and may not have fully understood the meaning of it, well, let us give you a bit of insight. Your clutch or clutch plate allows you to change your gears while your engine is still on the go. Your clutch connects your engine and transmi...

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The Ford Ranger takes Top title at CAR Top 12 Best Buys for the 10th tim

The Ford Ranger has taken first place in CAR Magazine’s 2021 Top 12 Best Buys in the double-cab pickup category. The blue oval brand is not new to this however and has taken this title home for the 10th year in a row. “A big factor in CAR’s Best Buy awards is the legacy vote. If a vehicle has won nine times before – as is the case with the Ford Ranger – it’s going to nee...

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Hyundai NEXO receives a terrfic Green NCAP rating

The Hyundai NEXO has been awarded a five-star rating from Green NCAP. This means that the vehicle has excellent energy efficiency and emissions. The Green NCAP is a self-governing initiative that focusses on the development of clean, safe vehicles by mean of intricate testing. Looking at 3 key aspects - clean air, energy efficiency and greenhouse gases, the ...

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Hyundai GRAND i10 1.2 Fluid

A grand city trotter In our current economic crisis, people are opting for more affordable options when searching for their next set of wheels. This doesn’t mean they have to compromise on quality an...

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Nissan Navara Stealth 2.3D LE 4WD AT

The family’s defender The Nissan Navara promises dependability as well as improvement in many aspects. Good news for South Africans- the Stealth will become a permanent fixture on our roads as this special edition won’t be limited like many others b...

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Kia is electrifying the motoring industry

A sneak peek of the new ‘EV6’ has been publicised. This will be the brand’s dedicated battery electric vehicle (BEV) from the new EV platform. The EV6 will also adopt a new design philosophy where they focus on electrification. ...

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Toyota recognises its exceptional dealers.

Toyota South Africa Motors (TSAM) recognises its best performing dealers of 2020 who have been headstrong during this troubling times. 2020 has seen its lowest amount of sales in 18 years and his is all due to the pandemic. Toyota, Lexus and Hino are recognised every year for their loyalty to franchise values, expansion initiatives, and service to customers, conservational care and s...

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Kia is electrifying the motoring industry

The EV6 will also A sneak peek of the new ‘EV6’ has been publicised. This will be the brand’s dedicated battery electric vehicle (BEV) from the new EV platform. adopt a new design philosophy where they focus on electrification. ...

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Tips on buying a car online and how to avoid being scammed

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The Golf 8 GTI is coming to South Africa

Since its first appearance in July 2013, the current Golf GTI has seen 14 252 finding homes in South Africa. The GTI has achieved brilliance in South Africa- it is one of the biggest GTI lovers outside Europe and it also took the title as the best-selling hatch in 2020 with a 29.1-percent of the market. ...

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The new Opel Corsa range is here and ready to rumble

The new Opel Corsa, Corsa Edition and Corsa Elegance have been introduced at the beginning of 2021. In its sixth generation, buyers are offered the option of two engine choices- a 1.2-litre naturally aspirated and a 1.2-litre turbo engine as well as two transmission options- a 5-speed manual and a 6-speed automatic. As one of the lightest in its segment thanks to endless hours of eng...

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Ford Wildlife Foundation loans the Wildlife ACT Emergency Response Fund a Ford Ranger Double Cab 4x4 for two years.

Ford has gifted the Wildlife ACT Emergency Response Fund at the Somkhanda Game Reserve with a Ford Ranger Double Cab 4x4. The Wildlife ACT is focussed on safeguarding endangered species using defensible monitoring and conservation projects. At the Somkhanda Game Reserve in Zululand, KwaZulu-Natal, they concentrate on the monitoring of African wild dogs, lion, elephant, rhino, buffalo...

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Hyundai excels in Arctic snow

Hyundai Motorsport has taken first place in the 2021 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) in Arctic Rally Finland, the second round of the season. Ott Tänak and Martin Järveoja won with 17.5-seconds and Thierry Neuville and Martijn Wydaeghe also Hyunda...

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Motorist’s contribution to pedestrian safety

-Drive as if every child on the road were your own- Pedestrian injuries increase every year and are a real concern in South Africa. Whether you put a toe to the tar or travel with two or four wheels, our aim as road users is the same- to get to and from...

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Taking care of your car seats and interior

-Preserve it and enjoy it- These days the only way we have our car seats looked after is by going to car...

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MSA and SYMC has cut ties

Mahindra South Africa (MSA) and the SsangYong Motor Company (SYMC) has cut ties. Mahindra South Africa used to look after SYMC customers since the South Korean brand withdrew from South Africa four years ago by offering a comprehensive parts range and servicing SYMC customers. ...

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Kia Sorento EX 7-SEATER

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Gaborone will acquire a new Mitsubishi Motors dealership

The Mitsubishi family is growing, Mitsubishi Motors is adding a new Mitsubishi dealership in Gaborone. Mitsubishi Motors Gaborone will be owned and managed by the BB Motor group. “BB Motors, run by the Bhamjee family, approached us as the African repres...

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The facelifted Opel Crossland is coming to South Africa

Opel’s Crossland has been facelifted and now boasts a new look and a new fascia with the Opel Vizor. The Crossland will now have a grille and headlight integration for a gorgeously futuristic appearance. The Vizor doesn’t just look good, it also creates accommodation for modern technologies like sensors and cameras. ...

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Ford Wildlife Foundation endorses EWT Drylands Conservation Programme

The NPO, Endangered Wildlife Trust (EWT) Drylands Conservation Programme has received a new Ford Ranger from the Ford Wildlife Foundation (FWF) and this is to support emerging and commercial farmers. “Good management of our arid drylands has a direct co...

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The new 2022 Mitsubishi Outlander has made its debut

MITSUBISHI MOTORS CORPORATION (MMC), in partnership with Amazon, has unveiled the new 2022 OUTLANDER crossover SUV via Amazon Live. The Outlander is the first vehicle of the brand to feature their new design theme but its still promises the Mitsubishi quality ...

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Volkswagen Group South Africa receives Top Employer Award

The globally accepted Top Employer Award has been granted to the Volkswagen Group South Africa (VWSA). This is in acknowledgement of first-rate working conditions provided to employees like employee wellbeing consideration and unremitting expansion of aptitudes. An impressive feat considering the challenges that 2020 has brought with the pandemic. ...

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MAZDA CX30 2.0L ACTIVE A/T

Intended to excite Mazda has become synonymous with innovation and value and has many South Africans ranting and raving about its vehicles. The newest talk of the town is the XC-30 and to say that it has me impressed would be an understatement. ...

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