Mini Cooper Countryman S – 2010

I’ve got to hand it to the guys at Mini, the Countryman launch was an experience that rightfully complimented the ethos of the new Countryman brand. Starting off at Constitution Hill for breakfast, we were taken down for a sensory…
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Hyundai Accent 1.6 – 2010

Europcar graced me with the Hyundai Accent 1.6 this last weekend in Cape Town. It’s not Hyundai’s newest offering, and the accent has been around for a while, this being it’s second guise. I have had no inclination to drive this car…
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Audi A8 2011 Update

I am a huge fan of Audi’s ‘new’ look. The LED eyelash daytime running lights really attract attention on the road. I actually think no other manufacturer has come close when it comes to mimicking the Audi’s LED lights. Unless…
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Mercedes Benz C63 AMG (2010)

I must admit, that I’m very worried about the motoring world. Not because Kia seem to be making better looking cars than BMW can muster up these days, or that Lamborghini reports it will be making an SUV…no no, this…
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The Chevrolet range around Kaylami

There are few things better than thrashing somebody else’s car around on the roads. The fact that it isn’t yours, means you’ll red line it, stomp on the brakes and not really care how you park. What’s even better, is…
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Hyundai ix35 GLS

The east is doing something right. Not only have they drastically refreshed the the Kia and Hyundai vehicle offering, but also seem to be doing a good job at what they release. This is partly due to the fact that they are making huge…
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Mini Cooper S Cabriolet – 2010

I’m not going to hark back to the age old mini, it mobilised a nation, and stood head and shoulders above its much larger rivals at many a rally. I’m not going to tell you how the closest thing they…
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VW Polo Vivo – 2010

It’s always sad when a legend dies. Michael Jackson, Ronnie James Dio, Gordon Brown…no wait. Well close enough. Another legend that made its way to the light was the VW Citi Golf. It had a good run though,…
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Audi A4 2.0T Quattro

Over the past 2 years Audi has taken a turn into premium segment lane, doing a handbrake turn parallel park in between BMW and Mercedes. I say this why? Well, in case you haven’t been on the highway in the…
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First new blog…post

Right, finally bought the domain and set this up. It's nothing fancy, but it will do for now, until Vincent Hofmann builds me my own amazingly sick-ass cool site. That day however will take some time, and much effort, so…
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