Aston enters electric avenue with high-performance model

Aston Martin has announced its first fully electric production car, the Rapide E, writes Lerato Matebese

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BMW i3 charged for longer drive time

With its more useful 200km range, BMW’s electric i3 is not just a suburb-hopper, writes Denis Droppa

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Ferrari’s feuds coming to the silver screen

Hollywood to tell the stories of bitter Italian rivals Enzo Ferrari and Ferruccio Lamborghini, as well as an American who built a ‘back to the future’ car, ...

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Mercedes to keep foot on throttle

The Singapore Grand Prix this past weekend gave Mercedes-AMG’s Lewis Hamilton a further lead in the championship, writes Lerato Matebese

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Discovery’s game for fun in two hemispheres

Mark Smyth took two different Land Rover Discoverys on safari in two weeks on two continents

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Get the timing right when selling your car

Seasonal factors can play a part, but a mileage reading of more than 150,000km is a turn-off for prospective buyers

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Audi plugs into the future

Mark Smyth was in San Francisco at the reveal of Audi’s first series production electric vehicle, the E-tron

VW to stop production of the Beetle in 2019

VW sold 11,151 Beetles in the US in the first eight months of 2018, down 2.2% from the same period a year earlier

Brave new electric world for Mercedes Benz

Mercedes EQC claims 450km range and 0-100km/h in 5.1 seconds

Isuzu takes on the SUV giants with the MU-X

Isuzu’s first SUV in 20 years is a solid-performing family adventure vehicle, but it’s up against formidable competition, writes Denis Droppa

INTERNATIONAL LAUNCH: Downsized, but still with a lot to offer

We travelled to Stockholm, Sweden to sample Lexus’s smallest SUV yet, the UX, writes Lerato Matebese

INDUSTRY NEWS: BMW SA’s X3 plant shifts up a gear to boost output capacity

BMW Plant Rosslyn was awarded the Platinum Plant Quality Award for producing 3 Series models with the fewest defects or malfunctions

TRUCKING FEATURE: Solutions to cut fleet management costs

Cost management is a core pillar of Ctrack by Inseego

LAUNCH NEWS: Eicher Trucks joins ‘big and heavy’ brigade

Celebrating a decade-long partnership with Volvo Trucks this year, Eicher Trucks essentially uses the same engines and drivetrain as its Swedish partner

TRUCKING FEATURE: Staying reliable and strong for the long haul

Hino SA reports that both trucks still have their original engines, gearboxes and rear axles

Marking major milestone for heavy-duty engines

TRUCKING FEATURE/ Mercedes-Benz plant and Daimler Trucks North America’s subsidiary produce 1-million engines

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