The Alfa Romeo Stelvio emerged as the unexpected two-category top performer. The Ford Ranger and Alfa Romeo Stelvio have emerged as the top ranking models in the first ever Spare Parts Pricing Guide tabled by the Automobile Association (AA). Spanning ten categories and 63 vehicles with aspects taken into consideration comprising the actual price of […]
South Africa’s fastest bakkie does not only leave every other double cab choking in its dust, but some other giants too. It is no longer any sort of secret, we have done all the testing, and Volkswagen’s 190 kW Amarok V6 TDI is by far South Africa’s fastest off the showroom floor stock standard 4×4 […]
No holds barred in South Africa’s biggest bakkie battle as new models expected towards the end of 2022. Over the past few years, the whole “Battle of the Bakkies” trend in South Africa has exclusively become a turbodiesel war with Volkswagen’s 190 kW V6 Amarok ruling the performance roost. But what if I were to […]
For now, only a single engine has been confirmed, a 2.5-litre turbodiesel expected to produce 140kW. On the back of fellow Chinese brand Chery announcing its return to South Africa this week, the local arm of JAC Motors has confirmed the introduction of its new flagship T9 bakkie later this year. Set to be positioned […]
Smart features include starting the bakkie from your mobile app to warm up the cabin on chilly winter mornings. Remember those ads where the boy bragged that that dad’s Toyota Hilux was “tougherer”? Well now it’s a case of the Ford Ranger being cleverer. It’s month three with our long-term Ford Ranger FX4 and we […]
The local Ford Ranger FX might not be a pimped up off-roader like it is overseas, but rather an attractive bakkie at the right price. Our long-term Ford Ranger FX4 landed in this writer’s care for a few weeks recently where it elicited a rather fond piece of nostalgia. Unlike in the United States where […]
Mzansi’s favourite bakkie is not only flying off new showroom floors, but is also a pre-owned favourite.
All-new double cab smokes its rivals off the mark, red-hot 190 kW Amarok included!