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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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Mini SUVs going big in family choices for new wheels

PRETORIA, South Africa - With the launch of the Ford Figo Freestyle and EcoSport Ambiente a/t so far during 2020 Ford continues to respond to the undeniable change in buying patterns that has seen volumes of sport utility vehicles and small crossovers grow.Demand for such vehicles, given with their passenger-oriented body style - has been… Continue reading Mini SUVs going big in family choices for new wheels

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2020 Renault Duster in SA – and you could have one for FREE!

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa - The Renault Duster SUV range has achieved more than 15 000 sales in South Africa since it was introduced here back in 2013 and more than two million globally. Now in showrooms is the 2020 version of this seriously well-priced family wagon. It comes with the promise of doing much that way… Continue reading 2020 Renault Duster in SA – and you could have one for FREE!

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Facelift, new finishes and cabin styling, for Isuzu’s mu-X wagon

PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa - Isuzu Motors SA has revamped its seven-seater mu-X sport utility vehicle with exterior styling enhancements and more upmarket finishes in the cabins.The crash mitigation package has also been upgraded with an emergency braking system first seen on the Isuzu D-Max range.Dominic Rimmer from Isuzu SA explained: "The launch of the… Continue reading Facelift, new finishes and cabin styling, for Isuzu’s mu-X wagon

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Suzuki SA fighting the virus through pricing and servicing

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa - Suzuki Auto South Africa says it has committed itself to being more focused on affordable mobility given the economic impact of the coronavirus.The company recently launched South Africa’s new S-Presso and has committed to extending its promotional five-year/200 000km* mechanical warranty beyond the initial launch period.''At an entry R134 900,'' the… Continue reading Suzuki SA fighting the virus through pricing and servicing

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Awards year for Peugeot’s ‘adjustable’ 5008 SUV

PARIS, France – For a third consecutive year Peugeot’s 5008 1.2 PureTech 130 Allure SUV has taken the ‘Large SUV’ award from the 2020 What Car? Car of the Year, one of the most important awards in the UK auto industry. Among its competitors were the Mazda CX-5 and Audi Q5. The Allure, the judges… Continue reading Awards year for Peugeot’s ‘adjustable’ 5008 SUV

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Mustang Mach-E set to volt-bolt with battery in its bum

DEARBORN, Michigan - Ford’s all-new, all-electric SUV will don the iconic pony badge and the name Mustang Mach-E when reservations for the vehicle open after it its November 17 launch here. The all-electric Mustang Mach-E was launched during an event in Los Angeles with actor Idris Elba as the frontman. Reservations for the battery Mustang… Continue reading Mustang Mach-E set to volt-bolt with battery in its bum

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Aston DBX: The most luxurious SUV – and tested on kids!

GAYDON, England - The proximity of the global unveil of Aston Martin's first SUV, the DBX, on November 20 2019 in Beijing, China, has nudged the luxury British brand to release the first image of its leather-lined, super-luxe, cabin. Yep, that's it above... The car's base price has also been announced: £158 000 in the… Continue reading Aston DBX: The most luxurious SUV – and tested on kids!

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Nürburgring test puts Aston super-SUV among supercars

GAYDON, England - With the imminent unveiling of Aston Martin's DBX, the brand's first SUV, the brand describes the current action as  ''the closing stages of the most comprehensive test regime of any Aston Martin''. Extensive real-world driving and racetrack evaluation is under way worldwide - among them the brand’s engineering centres at Silverstone and… Continue reading Nürburgring test puts Aston super-SUV among supercars

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Buying? Castyernet wider to the Spanish-built VW T-Cross

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa - VW's all-new compact SUV, the T-Cross, will be in showrooms across South Africa from Saturday (Sept 21 2019) though only the 85kW, one-litre, TSI engine will be available until the 1.5 TSI 110kW arrives early in 2020. A 70kW engine will follow in the second quarter of next year and prices… Continue reading Buying? Castyernet wider to the Spanish-built VW T-Cross