Motoring

Staff Reporter. The new Rav4 Hybrid (left) and Corolla Hybrid. Picture: Supplied. Japanese automaker Toyota has launched hybrid variants of two of its most popular passenger cars in South Africa – Corolla and RAV4. "Both Corolla and RAV4 Hybrid are a first for South Africa, and combine all the virtues…
Staff Reporter. The concept EQG stays close to conventional models through its angular looks and prolific terrain-taming ability. Picture: Supplied. The electric version of Mercedes-Benz’s G-Class looks set to be built in Arnold Schwarzenegger’s alpine hometown. On Sunday, Mercedes-Benz unveiled its EQG prototype, an all-electric version of the automaker’s utilitarian…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. In these tough economic times, South African car buyers are desperate to find good value, which is generating increased demand for quality, well-priced vehicles in the used car market. Leading motoring platform Cars.co.za indicates that low-mileage vehicles priced at just under R290,000, which were first registered between…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. New data from AutoTrader shows that the average price of a used vehicle in the first half of 2021 was R389,145 with an average mileage of 77,830 km. The data is taken from the group’s 2021 AutoTrader Mid-Year Industry Report, which provides precise data when it comes…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. German carmaker Volkswagen says it will launch its new Polo model in South Africa in early 2022. Announced globally on Thursday (22 April), Volkswagen said that the new model will be available in three different configurations including a Life, Style and R-Line versions. Volkswagen added that the…