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Like a bit of rough? Enter the Honda Quest Adventure

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa – Honda Quest True Adventure is not a race or a rally, it’s an adventure expedition designed to test human endurance and adaptability… a tough test of adventure motorcycle competition using a superb adventure motorcycle: the all-new Honda CRF1100L Africa Twin. Finalists will be tested and judged on their adventure motorcycle riding,… Continue reading Like a bit of rough? Enter the Honda Quest Adventure

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Quest appearance! Toyota broadsides with ‘budget’ Corolla

PROSPECTON, Durban – Toyota’s Corolla Quest claims to have established itself as a formidable player in the South Africa medium sedan market since its local launch back in 2014. At that time the Corolla was into its 10th generation in South Africa; the Quest followed the arrival of Generation 11, reaching Africa back in 2014… Continue reading Quest appearance! Toyota broadsides with ‘budget’ Corolla

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2018 Honda Quest: Ladies, gents, have you what it takes?

Are you tough enough to score in Honda Quest? Entries open to male and female bikers Be ready for 2500km of tough off-road riding JOHANNESBURG, Gauteng – Entries have opened for the 2018 Honda Quest True Adventure 2018 – said to be ”the ultimate adventure motorcycle competition on the ultimate adventure motorcycle, the Honda CRF1000L… Continue reading 2018 Honda Quest: Ladies, gents, have you what it takes?

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Vehicle warranties: Ditch the jargon, answer questions

Use plain language for buyers Ditch the jargon, answer questions Ask a friend – or even the family LONDON, England – Research by Allianz Worldwide Partners UK, has shown that a lack of understanding about what vehicle warranties do – and don’t – cover and their technical jargon can put a potential buyer off buying..… Continue reading Vehicle warranties: Ditch the jargon, answer questions

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STOPGUN SVI – Armour protection for Land Cruiser

•Toyota Land Cruiser 79 latest recipient of Stopgun V2.0 kit • Complete firewall protection included in new package • Full ballistic overlaps on every door SVI Engineering, leading specialist manufacturer of armoured products, has developed a new version of the popular B6 Stopgun V2.0 armouring package specifically for the Toyota Land Cruiser 79. While the… Continue reading STOPGUN SVI – Armour protection for Land Cruiser

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Bad driver in charge? Here’s how NOT to be one…

Amber light? Challenge accepted! We’ve all experienced bad drivers from the truly dangerous (overtaking on a blind rise) to merely annoying (straddling two parking slots)o or those who try to beat a red light. So, given that you’ve shaken your fist at many such people, it’s difficult to ask yourself this question… Are you a… Continue reading Bad driver in charge? Here’s how NOT to be one…

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Mahindra revitalises ‘Africa’s safest car’

XUV300 gets spec boost across range New 23cm infotainment system ‘W8 still one of best-specified vehicles in class’ PRETORIA, South Africa – The company that claims to have the safest car in Africa has been given a ”significant” specification boost and is – or soon will be – with Mahindra dealers across the country. Here’s… Continue reading Mahindra revitalises ‘Africa’s safest car’

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2022 Ford Raptor: Ready to ride (fast!) out on the range?

Three-litre, twin-turbo, V6 good for 292kW/583Nm Seven drive modes, way-changed suspension Permanent all-wheel drive, front ‘n rear locking differentials PRETORIA, South Africa – The next generation of Ford Ranger Raptor units is now in South Africa and, Ford told The Corner, raises the off-road performance bar as a bakkie built for real enthusiasts. ”The 2022… Continue reading 2022 Ford Raptor: Ready to ride (fast!) out on the range?

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Results released: South Africa’s first open-road EV range test

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa – How far will a particular battery car travel in comparison to two others from competing brands on a single charge in real-world South African conditions at a steady 120km/h? Well, a benchmarking evaluation has answered that question by pitting three SA-available electric vehicles – a Jaguar I-Pace, a BMW i3s, and… Continue reading Results released: South Africa’s first open-road EV range test