MINI 3D Projection hits Sandton

I wasn't too sure what we were in for last friday night. I knew there was some kind of special edition MINI on the cards, and I'm not a huge fan of these special edition ones. I figure you've got…
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Infiniti FX 3.0d S-Premium

Bloated? I used to spend a fair amount of time visiting my family in the US, so the Infiniti brand which is very well known there was no surprise to me when they decided to launch…
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Suzuki Swift Sport

Unexpected restaurant, unexpected little hole in the wall coffee shop, unexpected road that delights in the end, unexpected person that makes your day … unexpected car that brings much joy. The Suzuki Swift has always been one of my favourite…
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Continental Runs to Stop … and do good

Great campaign and initiative from those guys that make tyres (tires ... if you a yank like me *Update* Day 4 and they've packed over 5000 sammiches! Well impressed Latest vid here  They kicked off on the 26th of October…
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BMW 335i Sport line

I remember when the BMW 330i came out, with its fat 18inch 5spoke rims and heaps of torque. That was the last of the top of the range naturally aspirated 6 cylinder units from BM. Fast forward to 2012, and…
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Volkswagen CC 3.6 V6

House not included “Wow it’s a Volkswagen?” was what I heard quite a few people say stopping next to it, looking at it in the parking lot or chatting about it over the petrol pump. “No…
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Toyota 86 – First driving impressions

The 86 logo is actually the tyres of the car drifting sideways What the original iPhone was to tech junkies, the 86 is to motoring fanatics. Back in 2009 Toyota-Subaru announced a joint sports car project.…
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Nissan 370Z Coupe

Love those rims A real man (read chaaiirna) needs a real sports car. The SLK is too “sexy”, the BMW Z4 has lost the original Z3 character and the Audi TT is definitely not manly enough.…
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Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8

It’s the end of an era, with turbo chargers replacing cubic centimeters. Big engine V8’s are slowly disappearing in favour of smaller 6cylinders, and in some cases 4cylinder turbocharged engines. The unhealthy cheeseburger is making way for sweet chicken bok…
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Nissan Murano

Mars Rover? 1.   What is it and what’s new? It’s Nissan’s medium crossover offering, in its second guise here in SA. The new model steps up the futuristic looks once again, brings bigger rims and a…
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Opel Astra GTC 1.6T Sport

What is it? Well it’s the slightly warmer Coupe version of the underrated Opel Astra. Commonly confused with the OPC, which is the HOT version, the GTC is available in only 1.4T Enjoy (base level) and 1.6T Sport (Top trim…
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Kia Optima

A Mid level saloon needs to deliver on quite a few things, but not really excel at anything terribly well. The VW Passat and Honda Accord do all of it very well, but you pay a premium. The Kizashi and…
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