Losing the firefight and the war

Critics and consumers roast Ford over its inaction as Kugas combust, writes David Furlonger

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Diverse guests give Airbnb hosts a new lease of life

Eugene Yiga explores the highlights of becoming part of Airbnb’s vibrant and welcoming community

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Former spies find a home for skills in private sector

A UK-based private investigations company CIEX, headed by former spy Michael Oatley, secured a contract to investigate apartheid plunder, writes Chris ...

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BOOK REVIEW: The Fix

Intermittent headlines about the Libor interest rate manipulation become a pacy story, writes Patrick Jenkins

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Silence and space make Karoo special

Michael Eustace experiences a dramatic transition of the remote and hauntingly beautiful semi-desert Karoo

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Another tough year for car makers, buyers

Mark Smyth looks at some of the trends we can expect in 2017

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Questions rage despite belated Kuga recall

Ford has finally recalled the 1.6 Kuga in the fire crisis, but why was it not done sooner?

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New Audi SUV set to jump the sedate Q

Near production-ready Q8 concept car will lower Q7’s boring factor with sassy styling and a gnashing grille, writes Michael Taylor

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Comeback kid on a bit of a buzz

Volkswagen has resurrected the Microbus again, but this time it is electric, writes Michael Taylor

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Welcome tweaks for Mercedes-Benz’s star soft-roader

Lighter, cleaner looks and more efficiency for Benz’s baby soft-roader writes Michael Taylor

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Harder, faster, sexier Porsche beauties on the way

Five GTS models will be blanketed across the standard Porsche 911 range when they arrive in a few months' time, writes Michael Taylor

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Subaru seeking the American way

Subaru’s Forester continues to mature into a more refined and accomplished SUV, writes Lerato Matebese

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Adverse weather puts rally drivers and cars to test

The 2017 Dakar Rally is done and dusted but it was not without any controversy

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Mercedes testing cars

This year has started off with manufacturers sending test models all over the world

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Portobello: where food takes you on a journey across the world

London’s famous precinct is a melting pot of cultures — with a spot of time travel thrown in for good measure

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Maldives coral propagation restores global warming wipeout

More than 90% of the coral that makes the Maldives such a magnet for tourists died in the past year in the quiet decimation of global warming

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