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Fancy Some Sideways Action? Check Out the First Race of The Supadrift Series

Fancy Some Sideways Action? Check Out the First Race of The Supadrift Series

Come Valentines weekend, the first meet of South Africa’s drifting championship, the only one of its kind on our soils, will be getting ready to go sideways around Rock Raceway, Brakpan. This year the Auto Trader SupaDrift boasts a record-breaking number of drivers – over 40 in total. Although mostly South African, there has been […]

Mahikeng to Host SA’s First National Drift Championship, 28 September 2013

The penultimate round of the Auto Trader SupaDrift Series is set to take place on 28 September in Mahikeng at the Mmabatho Stadium parking lot. South Africa’s top drifters from around the country will travel to compete on North-West Province soil for the first time this year. SupaDrift 2011 and 2012 winner Wade van Zummeren from the Eastern Cape is […]

Akrapovic Exhaust for the BMW M6 Gran Coupe

Akrapovic Exhaust for the BMW M6 Gran Coupe

The new Akrapovic Evolution Line exhaust system for the new BMW M6 Gran Coupe (F06) is to be introduced in South Africa towards the end of August 2013 and will be available through BMW SA. Akrapovic claim that the new all-titanium exhaust manages to increase engine and chassis performance, and most importantly the driving experience […]

Audi R18 e-tron Quattro Wins at Le Mans

Audi R18 e-tron Quattro Wins at Le Mans

After a weekend full of drama the Audi R18 e-tron Quattro won the 2013 Le Mans 24 hour race, its second consecutive win having won the 2012 Le Mans. This win also signified Audi’s twelfth vicory at the Le Mans from its entry in 1999. The victory was clinched by the number ‘2’ Audi R18 […]

Revo VW T5 Smashes Commercial Vehicle Record at Nürburgring

Revo VW T5 Smashes Commercial Vehicle Record at Nürburgring

VW Group tuning expert Revo set a new record for a commercial vehicle lap of the Nürburgring during a recent test session– smashing the world famous lap set by Sabine Schmitz in a Ford Transit van on the Top Gear TV Show. The record was set by a VW T5 which has already clocked about […]

Supercharged Toyota 86 by RGMotorsport

Supercharged Toyota 86 by RGMotorsport

Ever since the introduction of the Toyota 86 a  number of tuning companies have been doing their best to get the most out of the 86. Rumours of a turbocharged or supercharged version of the Toyota 86 from Toyota or Toyota TRD have been going around for some time but no timing has been confirmed […]

Honda plans subcompact car-based SUV

Honda plans subcompact car-based SUV

12 December 2012

An all-new Honda compact URBAN SUV CONCEPT vehicle will make its world debut at the 2013 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) on 14 January. The URBAN SUV CONCEPT, teased in a sketch, is a global concept model which combines a sporty and dynamic SUV profile with a spacious. Considering the fact that other manufacturers […]

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Volkswagen Polo R WRC Spotted Testing [Video]

Volkswagen Polo R WRC Spotted Testing [Video]

12 December 2012

Earlier this week we previewed a video of the newly released Volkswagen Polo R WRC Launch trailer (seen below) and yesterday we came across this video of the Volkswagen Polo R WRC being put through its paces. The inaugural race for the Volkswagen Polo R WRC is set for the 15 December, which heralds the beginning of […]

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2012 Race Of Champions to be Aired on SuperSport

2012 Race Of Champions to be Aired on SuperSport

12 December 2012

The 25th Race of Champions (ROC) is set to take place this weekend from the 15th to the 16th of December. The Race of Champions this year takes place at the Rajamangala Soccer Stadium in Bangkok, Thailand. The Race of Champions  has been running since 1988 and features drivers from  varuious motorsport events competing head-to-head in identical cars on parallel […]

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McLaren P1 Concept Spied Testing [Video]

McLaren P1 Concept Spied Testing [Video]

12 December 2012

The McLaren P1 has received a bit of attention since it was released earlier this year at the Paris Motor Show. Since releasing the initial teaser video prior to the Paris Motor Show, McLaren has managed to garner quite some attention of its new MacLaren P1  which it claims will be a drivers car. The McLaren P1 […]

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How the Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo Concept Came Into Being [Video]

How the Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo Concept Came Into Being [Video]

11 December 2012

Yesterday saw Porsche release a video of the Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo Concept on the road with commentary from the designers; Mitja Borkert, General Manager Advanced Design Style; Michael Mauer, Chief Designer, Porsche Design Studio. The video also featured commentary from Wolfgang Hatz, Member of the Executive Board, R&D, giving info on the hybdrid system […]

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Drag Race - Shelby GT500 Mustang Vs Mercedes C63 AMG Coupe [Video]

Drag Race – Shelby GT500 Mustang Vs Mercedes C63 AMG Coupe [Video]

11 December 2012

Ever wondered whether the Shelby GT500 Mustang was faster than the Mercedes C63 AMG Coupe? Well the guys at  EVO magazine decided to find out. Watch the video to find out the outcome of the drag race.  

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The Making of a Porsche Panamera and Cayenne – Porsche Leipzig Plant [Video]

The Making of a Porsche Panamera and Cayenne – Porsche Leipzig Plant [Video]

11 December 2012

Interested in seeing how the Porsche Panamera and Cayenne are built? Unlike our previous videos, such as the BMW production at the BMW Dingolfing Plant, this video focuses more on the Final Assembly line. Check out the video to watch how the Porsche Panamera and Cayenne are put together at the Porsche Leipzig plant.

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Pope Benedict XVI gets new Popemobile

Pope Benedict XVI gets new Popemobile

11 December 2012

In continuation with its over 80 year tradition, Merceded-Benz yesterday delivered a new Popemobile to Pope Benedict XVI. The new popemobile was presented to Pope Benedict XVI by Dr Dieter Zetsche, Chairman of the Board of Management of Daimler AG and Head of Mercedes-Benz Cars. “It is an honour for Mercedes-Benz to be accompanying His Holiness […]

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Ford Fiesta ST Confirmed For South Africa

Ford Fiesta ST Confirmed For South Africa

11 December 2012

Good News for Ford Fiesta fans, Ford last week Friday announced that they will be introducing the new Ford Fiesta ST locally. The Ford Fiesta ST was first unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show earlier this year and most recently at the LA Auto Show. The Ford Fiesta ST is set for launch in South […]

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New Audi RS6 Avant: Improved Performance, Lighter and More Efficient

New Audi RS6 Avant: Improved Performance, Lighter and More Efficient

07 December 2012

We saw the launch of the Audi RS4 Avant earlier this year and now the Audi RS6 Avant has officially been unveiled. The Audi RS4 has already won the hearts of Audi fans and the video we saw of Chris Harris test driving the Audi RS4 Avant just made us want one even more. Reduction […]

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