Barloworld Toyota Centurion – Dealer of the Year

  We are extremely proud to announce that, Barloworld Toyota Centurion has been awarded the prestigious title of, Toyota Dealer of the Year! The Toyota dealer of the Year award is always very hotly contested but this year the competition…

This Golf 7 BlueMotion Does 3.2 L/100 Km

26 March 2013 The modern obsession automotive manufacturers have developed with fuel efficiency in recent years has led to massive improvements in fuel economy figures and CO2 emissions across all fields. Automotive technology, which was once benchmarked by performance and…

Volvo Pioneers New Cyclist Detection Technology

19 March 2013 Chinese owned Swedish automaker, Volvo, recently pioneered the world’s first pedestrian airbag and now they’ve gone one better and manufactured a new cyclist detection system as well. This marked yet another chapter in Volvo’s story to make…

Ford Kuga Gets All-New EcoBoost

18 March 2013 Just weeks after the local arrival of the brilliant Ford Fiesta 1.0-litre EcoBoost, the all-new Ford Kuga debuts in South Africa with a range of high-tech, capable and exceptional EcoBoost engines at its disposal. We drove the…

Audi S3 Sportback Unveiled

19 February 2013 The five-door Sportback version of the premium hot hatchback Audi S3 has been officially unveiled. Slightly longer than the three-door S3 with an extended wheelbase to house its two extra doors, the Audi S3 Sportback gets the…

2013 World Car of the Year Finalists

15 February 2013 These awards competitions are run differently all over the world. In the case of the World Car of the Year, an international jury of 66 motoring journalists select the 10 finalists by a vote. In alphabetical order,…

Alfa Romeo 4C Details Emerge

14 February 2013 Details about the Alfa Romeo 4C Sports Coupé have started to emerge just a few weeks before the hotly anticipated Alfa Romeo 4C is due to be unveiled at the Geneva International Motor Show in March. Thanks…

Audi RS4 Avant Blasts Into S.A.

28 January 2013 The last hurrah for Audi’s normally aspirated 4.2-litre V8 has arrived in South Africa in the form of the third-generation Audi RS4 Avant. Neatly folded Audi design glazes over the smooth bonnet line, while the honeycomb grille,…
Tyre Labelling

EU rolls out tyre labelling

A new European Union regulation (1222/2009) will be implemented in November 2012 requiring all new tyres sold in Europe to be classified and labelled for fuel efficiency, wet grip and noise performance. The idea is to ensure that all new…