4x4, Bakkies, dakar rally, Motoring News, motorsport, off-road racing

Toyota SA still up front in Dakar

Peugeot's Loeb moves in on SA Toyotas Tuesday's race leader Al-Attiyah now second Today 2017 Dakar heads for the high stuff SAN MIGUEL DE TUCUMÁN, Argentina - Stage 2 of Dakar 2017 on January 3 saw Toyota Gazoo Racing SA bank another good performance with Nasser Al-Attiyah and navigator Mathieu Baumel (#301) second-fastest of the… Continue reading Toyota SA still up front in Dakar

4x4, Bakkies, Buyers' advice, Motoring News

Tired of dinged rims? Here’s a solution…

Large-profile alloy wheel-rim protection AlloyGators for wheels 12-24" diameter Customise rims with tough nylon rims edging DRIVERS OF SUV’s and other large vehicles can now protect their precious alloy wheel-rims from damage with the latest protection specialists AlloyGator. The larger kits are available for rims from 12-24" diameter thanks to the rapid global growth in the SUV… Continue reading Tired of dinged rims? Here’s a solution…

2017 DAKAR MINI: Text. Images: Mini / Newspress
4x4, dakar rally, Motoring News, motorsport, off-road racing

New Dakar Mini: ‘A giant in cross-country rallying’

Meet Mini's giant - all set for Dakar All new to take on South African Toyotas Aerospace steel, carbon fibre everywhere else CARMAN'S CORNER recently published a feature on Toyota SA's two Hilux bakkies kitted out and ready, with two famous driving teams, for the 2017 Dakar rally scheduled to start on January 2. Now Mini… Continue reading New Dakar Mini: ‘A giant in cross-country rallying’

MERCEDES WAGONS TAME THE HIGHLANDS: Images: Newspress / Mercedes-Benz
4x4, Motoring News, off-road, suv

Merc crosses Scotland the no-road way

Coast-to-coast through the Scottish Highlands  Mountains, mud and Mercedes for two days  No attacks by free-ranging haggis reported A dozen Mercedes-Benz all-wheel drive vehicles have crossed Britain from its east coast to its west. Nothing special about that except... ...that they did it without using any public roads - a feat believed to be the… Continue reading Merc crosses Scotland the no-road way

4x4, Buyers' advice, Motoring News, new models, off-road, suv

Three engines, many models. for new Mitsu ASX

Latest RHD Mitsubishi ASX out in Europe Refreshed looks in line with Outlander Three engines with AWD optional LONDON, England - The revised Mitsubishi ASX crossover is ready to make an entrance into Mitsubishi showrooms across the UK from November 1 2016. The design of the Mitsubishi ASX gets a sleek new look courtesy of… Continue reading Three engines, many models. for new Mitsu ASX

Motoring News

Morocco Day 4: Sainz out, good run for SA

AGADIR, Morocco – The fourth and penultimate stage of the 2015 Rally of Morocco on Thursday (Oct 8) proved a tough challenge for for not only the Toyota SA Dakar Team but also rally leader Carlos Sainz (Peugeot). While Sainz was forced to retire with technical problems both Toyota SA Dakar Team crews not only… Continue reading Morocco Day 4: Sainz out, good run for SA