Staff

Keen to meet our staff members? While we can’t guarantee that any of them will want to go for coffee with you, at least you can get an idea of what they do here:


Claire Maasch

Freelance Journalist 

• Born in: Oranjemund
• Writes in: English
• Specialities: Motoring from a female perspective
• Own car: Mercedes-Benz E430


Chris de Wit

Freelance Journalist 

• Writes in: Afrikaans
• Specialities: Bakkies and leisure vehicles
• Own car: Volkswagen Beetle 1600 S


Dr. Hans Heese

Founder Member (ZA) and Senior Journalist 

• Born in: Kamieskroon
• Predominantly writes in: Afrikaans
• Specialities: Motoring history
• Own car: Renault Sandero Stepway


Franco Theron

Junior Journalist 

• Born in: Strand
• Predominantly writes in: Afrikaans, some English
• Specialities: Motorsport
• Own car: Mitsubishi Pajero io / Pinin


Hanjo Stier

Owner & Publisher 

• Born in: Windhoek
• Writes in: English, some German
• Specialities: Sports cars and luxury vehicles
• Own car: Mercedes-Benz 350SE


Johan Mouton

Freelance Journalist 

• Writes in: Afrikaans
• Specialities: Leisure vehicles
• Own car: Land Rover Freelander SD4


Freelance Contributors

• Ferdi de Vos
• Henrie Geyser
• Johann van Tonder
• Norman Nieder-Heitmann
• Richard Wiley