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2024 Hyundai Ioniq 6 Revealed, Looking Like the Future

The Hyundai Prophecy concept hinted at EV design to come. Do its predictions come to pass in the new Ioniq 6 electric sedan that will start production next year?

Toyota GR GT3 Production Car Possibly Shown in Patent Images

The GR GT3 was revealed as a concept in January, and now Toyota has filed for a patent on the design in Europe, showing the striking coupe without a rear wing.

Sneak peak | Is THIS the petrol price for July? Grim figures revealed…

Well, this is depressing: The latest forecast for South Africa's July petrol price is the very definition of 'nightmare fuel'...

2022 Ford F-150 Lightning electric pickup gets its first recall

The 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning became the subject of its first recall campaign this month care of a tire pressure monitoring system that is not calibrated properly to the tire pressures specified for certain wheel packages. The campaign covers approximately 2,900 examples of the new pickup sold in the U.S. and Canada with the 20-inch wheel and tire ...

41 nabbed after City of Cape Town clamps down on reckless and negligent driving

Forty-one negligent and reckless drivers are behind bars following a joint operation by the City’s Traffic and law enforcement agencies at the weekend.

BMW Teases Modern 3.0 CSL That Looks Gnarly, Has a Manual

BMW M's CEO confirmed a new version of the 3.0 CSL via Instagram on Monday. It's believed to be coming in a limited edition of 50 that will cost in the $800,000 range.

EU’s big brawl over e-fuels: What’s wrong with liquid sunshine anyway?

The future of mobility will play out this week in the European Council and, as a result, as you can imagine, there’s frantic lobbying and heavy pressure. At stake is the final step in the EU’s complicated legislative process on environmental regulations, which starts out as a proposal by the commission, goes through various bodies such as the Environment Committee and the plenary and then – as it will on Tuesday – ends up in the council, where...

2022 Ford Bronco Everglades Is Ready to Get Wet

Its factory-installed snorkel and winch encourage fearless off-roading.

Lanzamiento Zanella ZB 125 R

Se trata de la nueva generación de este modelo pensado para la ciudad. Equipamiento y precio.

Make Your Wheels Gleam with These Wheel Cleaners

Here's what you need to know to find the best wheel cleaner for you.

Toyota recalls new bZ4X electric car as wheels could come loose

Toyota is recalling its first mass-produced electric car because of a risk that the wheels could come loose.

American Mini buyers are being sent giant jigsaw puzzles

With waiting times for new cars longer than ever, Mini is sending American customers life-sized jigsaw puzzles to help pass the time. The post American Mini buyers are being sent giant jigsaw puzzles appeared first on Motoring Research.

2023 Mercedes-AMG C43 Has Less Engine, More Power

The extra-sportified version of the new C-class rushes headlong into AMG's downsized future.

Spike in payday weekend drink drive incidents 'not ok' says JP Smith

Statistics from the payday weekend have once again seen a spike in a number of problematic behaviours and public safety issues.

520kW Aston Martin DBX 707 has landed in SA and we took a quick spin

Aston Martin says the DBX 707 is an SUV like no other and we don’t think they’re far off the mark.

Hyundai unveils sleek Ioniq 6 sports sedan that will rival Tesla Model 3

Hyundai has released the first images of its Ioniq 6 all-electric sports sedan.

Las automotrices fueron al Congreso y pidieron apoyo para la Ley Autopartista

“Para radicar una nueva plataforma en Argentina se necesitan inversiones por más de 600 millones de dólares”, dijo el presidente de Adefa

Ford Files Trademark for 'Mustang Dark Horse,' Could Indicate Name of Black Accent Package

Ford sought online submissions to name its new Mustang Black Accent package, and a trademark filing may reveal the winner.

Mighty 702hp Ram 1500 TRX pickup heads to Australia in right-hand drive

Powered by a 6.2-litre supercharged Hemi V8, the Ram 1500 TRX is the most powerful production pickup truck in the world. The post Mighty 702hp Ram 1500 TRX pickup heads to Australia in right-hand drive appeared first on Motoring Research.

Por error, VW anunció para la Amarok II una novedad que ya tiene la Amarok I

En su afan por mantener el suspenso para el lanzamiento del 7 de julio, la marca alemana confundió el equipamiento que tendrá la nueva Amarok fabricada por Ford.

BMW 3.0 CSL spied driving in public showing off its flashy design

BMW is putting together a very special M car that’s meant to be a 3.0 CSL successor, and now we have a full set of spy shots to see the new Batmobile BMW from every angle. While the car is based on the BMW M4, its design is drastically different from the large-nosed coupe. For one, the M4/M3 signature grille is gone and replaced with a smaller kidn...

Polestar’s lukewarm stock debut sends a troubling signal to EV makers

The lukewarm reception for Polestar, the latest electric-vehicle company to go public in the U.S., is sending an ominous message to other startups: The purge isn’t over. Yes, the auto industry is due for a transformation as oil prices soar and the need for cleaner transportation becomes increasingly apparent. But, runaway inflation and a looming ec...

2022 Goodwood Festival of Speed Mega Gallery

TOKYO — Toyota Motor Corp's global production for the first five months of 2022 fell 9.7% short of its own target on average, raising questions about whether the Japanese automaker will be able to maintain its current target for the year. The world's largest automaker by sales said it produced 634,940 vehicles in May, 5.3% fewer than in the same mo...

Cómo son los radares de bolsillo franceses que llegarían a España y ¿Argentina?

En el país galo ya los utilizan y tienen muchas chances de llegar también a la Península Íbérica.

Le gouvernement va demander à TotalEnergies un effort sur le prix du carburant

Bruno Le Maire, le ministre de l'Économie et des Finances, souhaite que TotalEnergies aille plus loin que la remise des 10 centimes déjà accordées.

Hyundai lanza don nuevos camiones articulados

Hyundai presentó dos nuevos camiones articulados de 28 y 41 toneladas, tracción a las seis ruedas permanente y mucha tecnología.

2023 Infiniti QX55 starts at $50,175, an increase of $2,650

Infiniti has added "more standard luxury amenities, driver-convenience features, and Infiniti Premium Care" to all grades of the 2023 QX55. The plusher digs come at a price, though. The entry-level Luxe and mid-level Essential trims have each gone up by $2,650, the 2023 Luxe costing $50,175 after the $1,025 destination charge, the 2023 Essential co...

Prodrive P25 sold out fast, has WRC bodywork and an EJ25 block

CHICHESTER, UK – The Prodrive P25 made its public debut last weekend at the Goodwood Festival of Speed, and while there, Prodrive Chief Engineer Richard Thompson took us through some interesting details about the car and its engine and aerodynamic add-ons. Additionally, he revealed that all 25 examples of the car sold out extremely fast: in just th...

Red Bull planning 820kW, R98 million hypercar for the road

The Red Bull RB17 hypercar promises to push design and technical boundaries far beyond what has been previously available to collectors.

Best Mazda MX-5 Miatas: Our picks for top years, models, speed and performance

The Mazda MX-5 Miata has been around since 1989 (1990 model year in the U.S.) and has gone through four generations. So that inevitably leaves the question at the top of this post, "What's the best Miata?" Well, we do have an answer, but it can be a bit more complicated depending on what you're looking for. So take a look below to find you perfect ...

EU clinches landmark ban on new internal-combustion cars by 2035

European Union countries have agreed to eliminate carbon emissions from new cars by 2035, effectively heralding the end of the era of the internal combustion engine. Environment ministers struck a deal on the proposal after Italy, home to Ferrari NV and Automobili Lamborghini SpA, gave up demands for a five-year delay in the EU’s plan for automaker...

Red Bull Announces RB17 Hypercar, Designed by Adrian Newey

This $4.1 million track-only beyond-hypercar, coming in 2025, aims to bring a level of performance similar to that of a current Formula 1 car.

Detenido el conductor de un Porsche 911 'cazado' a 300 km/h

Perseguido por un helicóptero de la policía, el conductor fue finalmente detenido por una patrulla de tráfico.

Motorists ‘pop pills’ into petrol tanks in a bid to save fuel: Is it safe? – WATCH

Petrol price hikes in recent months have seen South African motorists take matters into their own hands in a bid to save a few rands.

Volkswagen Polo review

The Volkswagen Polo supermini continues to attract buyers with its upmarket image, fizzy TSI engines and no-nonsense usability.

Sheetz chain lowers price for E15 gas to $3.99 for July 4 travel

Sheetz, a convenience store chain, has lowered the price of gas for the July 4 holiday weekend to $3.99 for a gallon of 88-octane regular. Note that Sheetz' Unleaded 88 is a blend of 85% gasoline and 15% ethanol. Sheetz says (scroll to the bottom of the FAQ page): "E15 is gasoline blended with 15 percent ethanol, giving drivers a better, more affor...

BMW pourrait relancer la M5 Touring !

Une nouvelle génération de la terrible M5 Touring serait au programme.

Citroen launches radical all-electric e-C4 X

Set to be offered solely with battery electric power, the e-C4 X has been designed by Citroen to ‘challenge the norm’

European Union Agrees To Ban Sales Of New Combustion Cars From 2035

The European Parliament wants the EU to go even further by banning sales of used ICE cars as well.

2004 Volkswagen R32 Is Our Bring a Trailer Auction Pick of the Day

This car has a six-speed manual and 4Motion all-wheel drive, along with some tasteful performance mods and the excitement of no reserve at auction.

Buick and GM Top 2022 J.D. Power Initial Quality Study as Industry Average Worsens

Average initial vehicle quality across the automotive industry hit an all-time low, but GM still managed a near sweep of the study's major honors.

Goodwood Record-Setting McMurtry Spéirling to Spawn Roadgoing Car

The electric fan car that just rocketed around the Goodwood Hill Climb in a record 39.08 seconds will be legalized for road use in the near future.

South Africans must brace themselves for another fuel hike - AA

The knock-on effect on the cost of living is going to be substantial, said AA Spokesperson, Layton Beard, who was in conversation with Mandy Weiner.

L'UE approuve la fin des moteurs thermiques en 2035

Sans surprise, les 27 États membres de l'UE ont approuvé le projet de la Commission de réduire à zéro les émissions de CO2 des voitures neuves en Europe à partir de 2035.

Hyundai Ioniq 6 pics show a concept car come to life

The transition from concept to production car so often is greeted with the sound of a sad trombone as the pesky realities of packaging, regulations and budget get in the way of a designer's (and car enthusiasts') dreams. This is not one of those instances. This is the production Hyundai Ioniq 6, a delectable teardrop of an electric sedan that close...

New Mahindra Scorpio-N revealed in South Africa ahead of 2023 launch

South Africa formed part of the simultaneous global reveal of the new Mahindra Scorpio-N and we were there to take a quick spin.

Cadillac Teases 2023 CT4-V Blackwing Track Series Ahead Of July Debut

At least from the teaser video, we can see some sporty updates to the body.

Here’s How the 2023 Kia Carnival Compares to the Honda Odyssey

Honda’s minivan is a better hot rod and Kia’s minivan is a better value, but both offer versatile seating configurations and other family-friendly features.

Ford Mustang California Special is here: SA pricing

The Ford Mustang California Special has landed in South Africa, for those who can afford petrol, and you better be quick as only 100 units are coming our way.

East Coast Defender gets into the Jaguar restomod game

Florida-based East Coast Defender made its bones turning the barely disguised Midlands tractors emerging from Land Rover's Solihull plant into finely detailed Chelsea tractors that cost almost as much as a genuine John Deere (which means a lot, for those unaware of the frightening costs of farm equipment). With its territory well marked and establi...