Epic road-going cars they only built once

Building one-off vehicles is a hugely expensive exercise, but car makers build more of them than you might realise

Autonomous Driving: Here are the top 5 stocks innovating the way we drive.

Autonomous driving has an immense potential to revolutionize transportation industries. The market size makes it very appealing for big auto and tech companies. With so much at stake, it's clear that autonomous driving is one of the most important technological advancements to watch in the coming years. Investors who believe in these advancements may look for opportunties within this space with the highest returns. Securities within this list...

Good news on the cards for petrol prices in June

The price of petrol is predicted to come down by about 80 cents per litre.

Inside the electric Hyundai weapon that could be rallying's future

Upon losing his factory drive in the World Rally Championship, Hayden Paddon set about devising an electric car that could thrill on the stages. The head-turning Kona EV built by Paddon's own team with support from Hyundai New Zealand does just that

2024 VW Touareg Ad Shows Why Remote Control Is Bad For Laundry Businesses

Wide SUVs + narrow parking spaces = dirty clothes.

The ‘lovely moment’ between Max Verstappen and Alonso not picked up by cameras

“This is before all the cameras were turned on, and right there, I saw a mutual respect between those two that is that is not often seen."

See How Fast A Tesla Model 3 Without A Body Can Get To 60 Mph

It’s almost as fast as the yet-to-be-released Tesla Roadster.

Do you remember any of these obscure SUVs?

When was the last time you spotted an Alfa Romeo Matta on your commute?

Drag strip heroes: the fastest quarter-mile used cars from £5k

Drag racing is fiercely competitive, with only the best-performers taking the top spot - here are some bargains

Zontes 350E Sporty Touring Scooter Launched In Europe

It’s decked out in a variety of long-distance-focused amenities.

Stolen NSRI craft, valued at R650 000, found charred in a field in Delft

NSRI spokesperson Craig Lambinon said the four padlocks to the slipway boat gate were found open and damaged.

Electrifying rebirth: BMW 5 series revamps and challenges the future with style, technology and power

The rebirth of the BMW 5 Series takes the Bavarian flagship saloon to new heights. With a complete aesthetic and functional reworking, it presents itself more imposing, adopting an aggressive and eye-catching design.The new cockpit is dominated by the BMW Curved Display, which combines instrumentation and infotainment. But the real revolution is under the bonnet: the 5 Series dives into the electric age with the i5 versions. Among them, the M60 xDrive impresses with a twin 601 hp engine, 0-100 km/h acceleration in 3.8 seconds and a range of up to 516 km.An unprecedented evolution for a car that never ceases to amaze.

Germany’s Delta4x4 transforms Volkswagen Amarok into high-riding bakkie ‘Beast’

This German conversion of the Volkswagen Amarok takes ‘standing tall’ to the extreme.

OMODA and JAECOO presents new and exciting electric models

New OMODA and JAECOO models have been celebrated as vehicles that will be at the forefront of the new energy and technology revolution.

18 amazing homologation specials

36 cars named after animals

Is Honda Planning To Launch The Zoomer E And Dax E In India?

These charming electric runabouts are perfect for the crowded metropolis.

Rovanpera: WRC Rally Sardinia is “maybe the trickiest for me”

World rally champion Kalle Rovanpera believes Sardinia is perhaps his “trickiest” event on the World Rally Championship calendar.

The car world's greatest missed opportunities

We look at the cars that could have been highly successful, but weren't for a wide variety of reasons

How to buy a used electric car

Best deal on the vehicle of your dreams is just around the corner

Getting best deal on the vehicle of your dreams, especially as a young professional is a fight between your heart and head but there are ways to mediate these two issues.

GM's Quirky Baojun Yep Mini EV Goes On Sale For Just $11,300

The mini electric SUV features a rear exterior display to communicate with other road users, a refrigerated frunk, and boxy styling.

The 15 electric cars with the longest range

Jay Leno won't retire unless he has a stroke

After a car fire in November and a motorbike accident in January, Jay Leno is not considering giving up his comedy career.

Will solid state batteries transform the EV industry? Here are the best companies to watch.

A key question for Electric Vehicle (EV) industry is whether solid state batteries will become the new norm. Solid state batteries are smaller, lighter, and could be more efficient than traditional lithium-ion batteries, and they have the potential to radically transform the EV market. Many major automakers are already investing heavily in solid state battery technology. For these reasons, investments in solid state battery technology could pay...

5 EV charging station stocks for long-term investors as the industry continues to rapidly evolve.

Many transportation experts see electric vehicles as the way of the future. One obstacle to widespread adoption is the lack of charging stations. In order for electric vehicles to become the new norm, there must be a infrastructure in place to support them. This means a significant investment in charging stations which many see as an opportunity. The demand for electric vehicles is expected to grow significantly in the coming years, and those...

Xpeng Beats BMW To The Punch By Teasing New X9

Just don’t let the German brand’s lawyers find out.

Doohan couldn't get buckle loose in fiery Monaco F2 crash

Jack Doohan says he initially couldn't get his seat belt buckle loose in his fiery Formula 2 feature race crash in Monaco.

Vector W2: the 1980s concept car inspired by fighter jets with 625 hp.

The Vector W2 was one of the most futuristic concept cars of the 1980s. Designed by Jerry Wiegert, founder of the Vector Motors Corporation, this prototype promised to take automotive design, technology and performance to a new level. The shape of the Vector W2 was inspired by the fighter jets and racing cars of the 1960s and 1970s. The effect was impressive: a low, wide and aerodynamic body with a line that seemed to defy gravity. In addition, the car was equipped with gull-wing doors, which accentuated its aggressive look.

PSA donates rechargeable solar LED lights to thousands of disadvantaged high school pupils across the country

Underperforming, disadvantaged high schools across the country have been identified by the PSA and the Department of Basic Education to receive donated rechargeable solar LED lights to support them during load shedding.

Inflation reduction act puts charge in electric vehicle market! Here are the top EV stocks to watch.

Inflation reduction act passed the senate among raging debates about what it actually brings to the consumers and economy. Nevertheless, it will be good news for EV makers as it provides $7,500 tax credit for EVs beginning in 2023 for a decade! This will charge an already hot EV sector even more. With traditional automakers like Ford and General Motors entering the battle for the best EVs, picking the best EV stocks can be challenging. The...

Tesla Cybertruck Round Steering Wheel Possibly In The Works, As Shown In Official Video

The traditional steering wheel was hiding in plain sight in one of Tesla’s latest videos.

WATCH: Londie London shows off her new car, in her name this time

Now that the singer has a new crib, new car, new man and business is booming, maybe she will return to the studio?

Jeep Wrangler Inferno: the six-wheeled off-roader is a 707-hp "devil"

Jeep Wrangler Inferno is the car that represents adventure and daring. With its six strong and durable tyres, the Wrangler Inferno can tackle any terrain, making for a smooth and safe driving experience. The Hellcat engine guarantees unparalleled acceleration and a breathtaking top speed. The muscular and imposing design, together with state-of-the-art technology, make the Jeep Wrangler Inferno a unique and inimitable car. Sold without a hitch at the Barrett-Jackson auction in 2019, it was up for auction again this year, attracting the interest of many, but the sale is still open.

Will Lidar remain centric in the future of autonomous driving? Learn about companies advancing Lidar technology.

Light Detection and Ranging (LiDAR) uses laser to render the world in 3D. It has been an essential element in making self-driving cars. Recently, Tesla announced that it would no longer use this technology in its cars and questioned its "smartness". It is yet to be determined whether this technology remains crucial for autonomous driving but for those betting in its favor, we've collected the companies advancing lidar technology. This list's...

Axed! Great cars cancelled at the last moment

Car makers spend a fortune developing new models, but not all of them make it to the showroom…

The most surprising cars ever sold

The cars unlike anything their maker – sometimes any maker – had created before. Richard Bremner reviews the good, the bad and the ugly cars that were just plain different

Stranded bus commuters blast eThekwini for transport woes

Most commuters said that most days they are left stranded, with no transportation means to get to and back from work, or to school, and blamed the municipality for “removing” buses from the roads, and prioritising university students over them.

Renault CEO says upcoming Euro 7 rules will distract industry from electrification

Rules designed to make cars less polluting could end up hindering the move to EVs, Renault’s CEO says.

Chery to bring ‘intelligent’ electric vehicles to SA

Chery to bring ‘intelligent’ electric vehicles to SA By Sibahle Malinga, ITWeb senior news journalist. Johannesburg, 30 May 2023 Read time 2min 10sec Comments (0) The Omoda C5 EV. Chinese automaker Chery Group’s new Omodo and Jaecoo electric vehicle (EV) models will be available in the South African market this year. According to a statement, the Omodo C5 EV SUV will be made available in some parts of the globe, including SA, in the coming...

The best handling front-wheel-drive cars

The cars that prove you don't need rear-drive balance to have fun

Motorist shot during hijacking in Durban, succumbs to his injury in hospital, vehicle recovered

The driver of a Toyota Hilux was shot during a hijacking in the Avoca Hills area of Durban last week and was rushed to hospital by friends and family where he died hours later.

Duca del Cosma SA’s 2023 Golf Shoes

The new collection boasts the latest in golf shoe technology, style, and functionality.

Famous British cars that wore different badges abroad

America to Italia: The cars might be familiar, but the names are anything but

Porsche 911 ST Heritage Model Spied With No Camo Ahead Of Imminent Debut

The new heritage model is expected to arrive next week.

Mercedes still needs to dial out a “nasty” rear end of F1 car

Mercedes still needs to dial out a “nasty” rear end on its W14 Formula 1 car, despite the progress it feels it has made with its new upgrade.

France to open first electric car battery factory in bid to catch up with China

The "gigafactory" in northern France will be among the first plants in Europe to make batteries for electric cars, a sector traditionally dominated by China. View on euronews

Hybrid vehicle sales continue to surge in South Africa

South Africans are warming to hybrid vehicles in a big way, according to the latest sales analysis.

Toto Wolff reveals ‘nasty’ part of W14 still giving Mercedes problems

"That's something which we need to dial out of the car for the next few races..."

World first as liquid hydrogen-powered Toyota Corolla finishes 24-hour race

Is this a better alternative to the EV hype? Motorsport milestone as liquid-hydrogen powered Toyota Corolla completes 24 hour race.