Padtoets: 2019 Mazda 2 Individual Plus 1.5

‘n Naweek reis met die nuwe Mazda 2

Die kleiner luikrug mark in Suider-Afrika is tans baie kompiterend, met vele keuses vanaf elke vervaardiger. Mazda het pas hul nuwe 2-reeks luikrug uitgebring met sewe model keuses. Ons het besluit om die nuwe model oor ‘n 800km roete te neem om te sien of dit kan kers vashou by die kompetisie.

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Launch Report: 2015 Chevrolet Cruze

The serious contender

As one of the largest vehicle manufacturers in the world, Chevrolet took a bit of strain after the recent recession yet the American giant was blessed with perfect timing as that coincided with the launch of their new world beater – a passenger car for markets around the globe – the Chevrolet Cruze.

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Launched: Volkswagen Golf SV

The brilliant plus

Although we are blessed with a multitude of cars – some may even argue abundance – there are some models which we don’t get. Next to any left-hand-drive-only examples, quite a few sub-species don’t always make it to our shores. One such car was the Volkswagen Golf Plus.

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Tested: Mitsubishi Pajero Sport 4×2 Auto

The nippy flip

It had to happen eventually. We have a stern rule at the office that my boss only drives Diesels, bakkies and automatics while I test anything he describes as fancy, flat ‘n fast. This way everyone’s happy, we won’t be exposed to our most loathed automotive segment and the resulting reviews should be relatively fair.

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Launched: Hyundai i20 [2012]

The refurbished chance

Today I bring you news of the freshly face-lifted Hyundai i20 which, for most people, probably bears the same significance as a kitchen appliance sale at your local mall. So – for those of you in need of a new dishwasher, err car, you may want to read on.

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Launched: Hyundai i30 [2012]

The sensible focus

Last week saw the introduction of the Hyundai i30, a compact hatchback competing in the C-segment against favourites like the VW Golf, Opel Astra and Ford Focus. The Korean is all-new and armed with a few goodies to create some European headaches.

Read moreLaunched: Hyundai i30 [2012]