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Volvo wafts into the future
Volvo wafts into the future

I have been on a magical carpet ride into the future of motoring, courtesy of the Volvo XC90 armed with two power sources – a 2-litre petrol engine and an electric rear axle drive (ERAD) powered by a 9.2kWh battery pack.

By Henrie Geyser 6 hours ago

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Ferrari finally takes Gold again

NEWSWATCH: For the first time in four seasons, Ferrari took home Gold at Sunday's Australian Grand Prix when Sebastian Vettel beat Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton and kicked off his 2017 F1 season on the right foot.

By Ilse van den Berg 7 hours ago

La Réservée
Engen Volkswagen Cup first round winners

The first round of the Engen Volkswagen Cup kicked off at Cape Town's Killarney International Raceway this past weekend where Shaun La Réservée claimed the first overall victory of the season.

1 day ago

Two very different responses to Uber - Kenya and South Africa
Two very different responses to Uber - Kenya and South Africa

Entry of the mobile technology ride-sharing service, Uber, into passenger transport markets across the world has brought disruptive competition with substantial benefits to consumers. Africa is no exception. The Conversation

By Thando Vilakazi and Shingie Chisoro Dube 1 day ago

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2017: The year of taking your business from Gen X to Gen CX

On the day of love, Tuesday, 14 February, BrandLove fittingly held the much-loved Cape Town version of its CX trends update for 2017 at 360 Business Parks in Paarden Eiland.

By Leigh Andrews 1 day ago

New professional driver service launches in Nigeria
New professional driver service launches in Nigeria

Drivers NG recently launched in Nigeria to make the job of selecting and hiring professional drivers easier for individuals and businesses in the country.

1 day ago

Mazda BT-50 is designed for fun
Mazda BT-50 is designed for fun

Smartened up for the city, cool enough to be enjoyed and admired by the leisure crowd, and tough enough for the rough and tumble of a challenging off-road meander – that's the face-lifted Mazda BT-50.

By Henrie Geyser 24 Mar 2017

2017 SuperGP Champions Trophy kicks off this weekend
2017 SuperGP Champions Trophy kicks off this weekend

The first round of the 2017 DEOD SuperGP Champions Trophy takes place at Killarney Raceway in Cape Town on Saturday, 25 March 2017.

23 Mar 2017

Pauline du Paty
#BrandManagerMonth: Building a new brand in SA

I often wonder how I managed before Uber came waltzing into my life, solving the parking issue I so often have when in town, simplifying short distance travel and even pickups from the airport. But what about longer distances? Not only does Uber get way too expensive too quickly as the kilometres add up, but it also doesn't really offer long distance rides as a standard.

By Ilse van den Berg 23 Mar 2017

Future of automotive technologies: Insights for South Africa
Future of automotive technologies: Insights for South Africa

According to the recently released Deloitte's Global Automotive Consumer Study, South African consumers are more likely to desire advanced automation technology when choosing cars compared to consumers in the United Kingdom, Germany, China, Mexico, and South Korea.

22 Mar 2017

The #AllNewNavara is all that and more
The #AllNewNavara is all that and more

As an owner of a 1.4 very lady-like hatchback vehicle, spending some time dashing over dunes and grazing over gravel roads is quite the treat, you can imagine.

By Ilse van den Berg 22 Mar 2017

Should Kia Picanto tow onto Lamborghini?
Should Kia Picanto tow onto Lamborghini?

Q: Social listening simplified and amplified: How often does it happen that a brand gets to observe what people are actually saying about their brand?

By Bogosi Motshegwa 22 Mar 2017

Jeff Jones
Uber president leaves after six months

Ridesharing giant, Uber, took another hit with the departure of its president, Jeff Jones, after just six months, US media reported Sunday.

21 Mar 2017