Launch Report: Hyundai Creta

Narnia’s Closet

On 23/24 February Galimoto Media checked into the Arabella Hotel & Spa, Kleinmond for what was to be the launch of the all-new Hyundai Creta. Promised to be an exciting two days and getting to know Hyundai’s new creation, we were given some alone time with the vehicles to formulate our opinions.

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Top List: Boot Space

Ag no man. Your mother-in-law is coming along on holiday and the kids want to take ALL their toys and sports equipment along. Where are you going to fit all of this?

Perhaps you have already invested in a sizable trailer and decent roof-top box but your car simply can’t handle more luggage. Well, we at NamWheels love to help and have compiled a list of cars with at least 400L of luggage space. Big enough to put your skoonma in the boot.

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Top 5: Tow Vehicles

So it’s finally holiday time and you’re off to the coast with your boat to visit the in-laws. Or perhaps your daughter got a new horse for Christmas? In both cases you have our sympathy.

Jokes aside though, here’s our little list of cars that can tow big loads, arranged by number of models and total weight. Please note that we based this list on manufacturer’s figures and advise that you confirm any data with your local retailer.

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Bekendstelling: Hyundai Santa Fe [2013]

Kraaknuut 4×4 Supersport uit Korea

In die relatiewe kort tydperk wat Hyundai op die plaaslike mark beskikbaar is, het hierdie Koreaanse vervaardiger, by wyse van spreke, die stryd as een van die topverkopers in die land amper stormenderhand oorwin.

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Padtoets: 2011 Chevrolet Captiva 2.4 LT

Nog verder verfyn

Dit is ‘n gegewe feit dat Namibiers (en Suid-Afrikaners) oor die algemeen nou maar eenmaal gebore agternalopers is, maar darem in die figuurlike sin van die woord.  Dit kan gesien word oor die breë spektrum van haas elke aspek van hulle algemene lewenspatroon hetsy sy voorkeur kos, kuns, kleredrag, sport en, dan natuurlik, sy rygoed. 

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Tested: 2011 Hyundai Santa Fe CRDi

The big temptation

Many years ago our automotive landscape was slightly less crowded and infinitely less confusing. Big saloons were balanced with small hatchbacks and boxy Kombis stood alongside rustic 4×4’s. German, British and American cars were the order of the day and Japanese products were rudely pointed and laughed at.

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Bekendstelling: Hyundai Santa Fe 4×4

Hyundai Santa Fe 4×4 nou nóg beter

Dit is insiggewend dat die eerste Koreaanse Grand Prix (dit is nou in Suid-Korea – nie die kommunistiese noorde nie.) op Sondag, 24 Oktober plaasgevind het. Dit kan gesien word as ‘n teken van die groot vooruitgang wat die Koreaanse motorbedryf die afgelope paar jare gemaak het.

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