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Chev Camaro (Quickpic)

JIMS: A reflection on the show that was

The Johannesburg International Motor Show, aka JIMS is largest of its kind in Africa and a must-visit for all motoring enthusiasts. The 2013 edition of the spectacle ran for 10 days from 18 – 27 October with over 250 000 visitors feasting on what the manufacturers had to showcase in the form of their latest and […]

BMW 3 (BMW Media)

BMW 320i Sport

There’s only one thing I ever want to know about a new BMW, and that is how it goes around corners. While Audi make great interiors and Mercedes has their Zimmer frame bound customers, BMW are renowned for their ability to build drivers’ cars. So let’s see if the new 3 lives up to the […]

Merc A Class (Quickpic)

Mercedes Benz A180 CDI

Mercedes Benz’s foray into the hatchback market has not been a successful one to date. Their first attempt was, to say the least, a disaster on all fronts; unattractive, undesirable and as it turns out quite dangerous – as the Swedes found out during their infamous ‘elk tests’, in which the boxy and top heavy […]


The gloves are off in the fight for supremacy between the German car manufacturers – Audi, BMW (leading the pack in sales), and Mercedes-Benz.

Mercedes C250 BlueEfficiency

Last autumn the Mercedes C Class underwent a massive overhaul, both aesthetically and beneath the skin. The Stuttgart-based outfit say that somewhere in the region of 2000 components were either redesigned or re-engineered with the aim of revitalising its most successful model, which was first introduced way back in 2007. The changes may appear subtle, […]