Back in 2018, when we tested and drove the then new Haval H6 from Somerset West to Kamieskroon and back, the main question from onlookers was: “What is this Haval thing?” Fast forward to the end of 2021 and the Chinese brands are flooding into Southern Africa, and with good reason.
Heated seats in the first and second rows, 8 seats in total and a fairly good price; the new Hyundai Palisade seems to be one of the best SUV’s for larger families.
People don’t want sedans anymore; especially in southern Africa. That’s a huge pity though, because this one is excellent…
Do you need a really, really fancy bus to transport some VIP’s? I may have the solution to your problems.
Servicing your car makes it last longer and perform better – and there are people who don’t know that a car needs regular maintenance. We once met someone whose three-year old car had done about 40,000km without a single service. When asked why, the owner replied “because it doesn’t need one, it’s running just fine!”
A new car, lots of info in short paragraphs.
What you need to know: The Freelander is no more. Remember that square, compact, slightly drab-looking Land Rover? Well, quite a few of my acquaintances bought its practical boxy shape and – save for owners of early examples – are happy chappies and don’t look like they’ll upgrade their Landies any time soon.