Volvo S60 T6 AWD R-Design

Diffuser on a Volvo?!
Well you don’t often hear people saying the words sporty and Volvo in the same sentence. It’s kind of like hooker and virgin or Art and great-national-anthem being in the same sentence…
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Jeep Wrangler Sahara 70yr Edition

I must admit, every time I’ve seen one of these on the road I’ve been slightly envious wondering what it must be like to drive. It’s one of those iconic cars that everyone seems to love. I become slightly more…
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Buying advice – the R150K mark

I was challenged by a mate of mine earlier this week to show him what he can buy at around the R150 000 mark, so here's my thoughts. It’s the pricing point for many people to buy their first car,…
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Volvo C30 D2

Green with Envy, or fuel consumption. Which ever.
Volvo has been on a rather aggressive drive to position their cars as a slightly more youthful brand than days of yore. No more station wagon safety connotations…
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Lexus CT200h

Mustard anyone?
I recently returned from the launch of the Lexus CT200h in Cape Town (no puns around CT and Cape Town please). The CT200h not only opens up the Lexus brand into a new market…
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Volvo V60 T5

Why would anyone buy a station wagon these days? That’s the question I kept asking myself as I spent some time getting to know Volvo’s sleek station wagon. The station wagon saw its demise when the mini van came along,…
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VW Golf R

Shiny paint - not standard. Not available at all
The VW GTI has been one of the best cars, if not, best hot hatches of all time. In various incarnations from Golf I to Golf VI,…
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Renault Megane RS

Black on Black...not as hot as yellow
Do you remember your first bicycle, the one that you rode till your mother pulled you off the street because it was turning into the dark of night? Yeah,…
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Opel Astra 1.6 Turbo boet

Opel Astra 1.6Turbo Good – Looks, engine & loads of kit (Value for dolla) Bad – Notchy, vague gearshift, vague pedal feel and low quality interior finish
Red is the new black
I learnt to drive…
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Social Media ROI

With social media being so very close to PR in the online space, it’s never an easy industry to provide direct return on investment if online redemption isn’t part of the buying cycle. There are however some key metrics to…
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Mini Cooper S (with Mini Connected) 2011

Mini Cooper S with Mini Connected
Mini 1
The Mini Cooper S treads a fine line. It’s not incredibly practical, with a boot the size of a shoebox, 2 seats that are about as comfortable as…
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Lexus CT200h

Lexus has today announced the CT200h will be coming to SA in August 2011. The CT200h opens the doors for Lexus into the lucrative hatch category, that is oh so popular in South Africa. It is the first full hybrid vehicle to…
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