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Renault Sandero steps up to driving the turbo Techroad

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa - Family SUVs have, Renault says, ''evolved dramatically with the frequent addition of features and styling enhancements''. The brand's flagship Stepway arrived in 2011 and Sandero sales accelerated to total more than 64 100 today (August 2020) - more than 30 500 of them Stepway units.Which brings us to the newly-arrived Sandero… Continue reading Renault Sandero steps up to driving the turbo Techroad

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Topless Bentley launch for topless St Tropez

• Bentley Mulliner raises bar for topless luxury • Unique options at pinnacle of the Continental GT range • 400 000 stitches deliver a cabin of exceptional quality CREWE, England - The luxury pinnacle of the Bentley Continental GT family, the Continental GT Mulliner convertible, will have its global debut at Cheval Blanc in St… Continue reading Topless Bentley launch for topless St Tropez

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Stylish and tough: Mahindra TUV300 refreshed for 2020

Fresh new design with boldest Mahindra grille Luxury features and seven seats standard Expect to pay a R2999 per month for wagon PRETORIA, Gauteng - Mahindra’s TUV300 sport utility wagon, now in South Africa, is claiming to have a new and bolder design thanks to a mid-life design and specification upgrade. The wagon has an… Continue reading Stylish and tough: Mahindra TUV300 refreshed for 2020

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Looking for a Christmas gift? Kia’s Sonet could be it…

NEW DELHI, India - Kia Motors India has revealed at a Delhi auto show an image of a new compact mini-SUV badged (at least for now) as the Sonet. Kia boldly says the model ''is intended to set design benchmarks and inject a new dynamism in the compact SUV segment when it is revealed around… Continue reading Looking for a Christmas gift? Kia’s Sonet could be it…

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Shelby Super Snake: Now you can add fangs in SA studio

Shelby Super Snake shows SA its fangs Latest Mustang capable on road and track SA Shelby Mod Shop joins global chain PRETORIA, South Africa - Limited production, a Le Mans-winning, seven-litre V8, and an 800km test of Goodyear's latest performance tyres preceded the introduced the first Shelby Super Snake to the world. That was back… Continue reading Shelby Super Snake: Now you can add fangs in SA studio

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Mitsubishi Xpander range widening to include SA?

TOKYO, Japan - Mitsubishi Motors has introduced an all-new Xpander Cross wagon in Vietnam after launch events in Indonesia, the Philippines and Thailand but it's apparently on its way to South Africa.The Cross is the top variant of the Mitsubishi Xpander range which, we're told, became the best-selling small multi-purpose vehicle in Thailand, the Philippines… Continue reading Mitsubishi Xpander range widening to include SA?

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Hybrid Maserati: Electric Ghibli sharpens Trident brand’s image

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa - The spark of electrification has ignited Maserati's future with the addition of a Ghibli Hybrid to the Trident brand.''The Ghibli Hybrid,'' Maserati says, ''is one of our most ambitious projects which, after the announcement of a new engine for the MC20 super sport car, now takes another step towards our new… Continue reading Hybrid Maserati: Electric Ghibli sharpens Trident brand’s image

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Kia’s new Carnival coming to town – bigger and better

SEOUL, South Korea - Kia Motors has revealed the interior of its upcoming Carnival with images showing the latest Korean specification.It's Kia's fourth-generation flagship minivan - 22 years old! - that's sold worldwide (including South Africa) - as the Kia Sedona... a model said to provide a spacious, comfortable, and futuristic environment for young families… Continue reading Kia’s new Carnival coming to town – bigger and better

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On its way! The next version of Toyota’s Lexus flagship

TOKYO, Japan - It might be three decades since the debut of the Lexus LS in 1989 but the luxury brand says it is still on a mission to set standards for top-end automobiles ad indeed here is its latest flagship. It looks like it has done it again with the introduction of the 2020… Continue reading On its way! The next version of Toyota’s Lexus flagship

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Hyundai Elantra sport sedan gets stunning US makeover

SEOUL, South Korea - Hyundai America has released a design rendering of the new Elantra sport sedan and revealed other details about the new performance-inspired offering that's on the way to the brand's US showrooms. Hyundai’s all-new Elantra range is described by the automaker as having low and wide styling ''expressed on the fascia by an… Continue reading Hyundai Elantra sport sedan gets stunning US makeover