1. Kia Seltos details revealed
  2. Road Trip Tips and Tricks
  3. Moto Guzzi V85 lands in SA
  4. Don’t Miss the Biggest Black Friday Spectacular
  5. One engine, two characters – a multitude of possibilities
  6. Victory in Parys fro Toyota Gazoo racing
  7. Racing BMW 530 MLE shows its stripes at 2019 BMW M Festival
  8. Final round of SACCS offers opportunity to prepare for Dakar rally
  9. Nissan unveils Ariya Concept at Tokyo Motor Show
  10. Bradley Liebenberg is crowned Falken Polo Cup Champion
  11. Veloster ‘Grappler’ Concept on show in Las Vegas
  12. Public or private transport? Factors to consider…
  13. Subaru SA introduces an extended maintenance plan
  14. Kruger and Liebenberg set for final Falken Polo Cup showdown at Red Star Raceway
  15. Ford Adds Eye-Catching Style and Exceptional Value to Ranger XLS Models
  16. Toyota’s Compact People Mover Refreshed
  17. Toyota Gazoo Racing SA takes charge in Morocco
  18. 30 cars confirmed for revived Kyalami 9 Hour
  19. Action and drama define penultimate Falken Polo Cup race
  20. Suzuki launches new-look Baleno
  21. Bakkies and Braais: Celebrating South African heritage
  22. 2019 Honda CRF250L now available
  23. Cumulative Global Sales of the Toyota Land Cruiser Series Surpass 10 Million Units
  24. Volkswagen unveils its brand-new look for the future
  25. Two-way battle for Falken Polo Cup title ramps up
  26. BMW Motorrad SA’s 2020 international GS Trophy team decided
  27. Going off-road in the new Ford Ranger
  28. Land Cruiser Namib – Engineered to Conquer
  29. Honda Motorcycles Southern Africa Announces Partnership with Track-Daze
  31. Introducing the new Land Rover Defender
  32. CMH Mazda Hatfield is the 2019 CMH Dealer of the Year
  33. Fernando Alonso tests Toyota Gazoo racing Hilux in Poland
  34. Audi A1 the ideal companion for an urban lifestyle
  35. Sales hammer continues to bludgeon sales
  36. Nissan GT-R 50th Anniversary arrives in SA
  37. The best pre-owned cars to buy in South Africa in 2019
  38. Plenty of Falken Polo Cup action and drama in East London
  39. Compact SUV with all-round talent: the new Audi Q3
  40. The SUV trendsetter completely reconceived
  41. Porsche Taycan sets a record at the Nürburgring-Nordschleife
  42. Falken Polo Cup heads to East London
  43. Haval launches facelifted H2
  44. The new Mercedes-Benz B200 and B200d
  45. The most powerful Porsche Cayenne is a plug-in hybrid
  46. Mercedes-Benz V-Class recieves facelift
  47. Celebrating 20 years of the Porsche 911 GT3
  48. The Italians are coming
  49. See and be seen at Concours South Africa 2019!
  50. Lexus puts the “F” in RC
  51. Hyundai Tucson Sport launched
  52. Upwards of 2 500 classics expected at Cars in the Park on Sunday, August 4, 2019
  53. Porsche introduces new 911 Carrera Coupé and 911 Carrera Cabriolet
  54. 6 tips to ensure you are not a victim of a car sale scam!
  55. New Ford Mustang Looks Faster, Goes Faster
  56. Toyota Gazoo Racing SA crews slug it out for championship honours
  57. The Toyota GR Supra – The Legend Returns
  58. Falken Polo Cup set to thrill
  59. The T-Cross – Volkswagen‘s most connected car
  60. Next-generation Mazda3 Leading Mazda into a Bold New Era
  61. Victory for Toyota Gazoo at 2019 Silk Way Rally
  62. KIA Motors introduces standard service plan for all Picanto models
  63. Al Attiyah extends lead on Silk Way Rally
  64. Family growing? Time to get a family car!
  65. Hilux GR Sport – The Spirit of Gazoo Racing in a Bakkie
  66. Jaguar and Land Rover set to wow Goodwood crowds
  67. It’s the event of the season for car enthusiasts!
  68. Black Style Packages for the Volkswagen Touareg and Tiguan models
  69. Victory for Visser/Herselman on Toyota 1000 Desert Race
  70. Honda Civic: Fine-tuning a winning formula
  71. The Porsche 718 Spyder and 718 Cayman GT4
  72. Dakar Opportunity knocks at Botswana 1000 Desert race
  73. Renault Koleos becomes an even more compelling SUV offering
  74. New Touring specification for Jaguar XE SV Project 8
  75. Ford offers individual style with trendy Figo Blu
  76. How to care for your turbo – things the vehicle manufacturers will not tell you
  77. Details on soon to be launches VW T-Cross announced
  78. New Kia XCeed an alternative to traditional SUVs
  79. Volkswagen Kombi range updated with a Trendline Plus model
  80. Vicrory for Al Attiyah/Baumel in Kazakhstan
  81. Affording a car repayment in a tough economic climate
  82. Range Rover Evoque for South African cities and beyond
  83. Nissan Navara stealth launches in SA
  84. Hyundai’s popular H-1 Bus can now carry 12 people
  85. Focused motor sport expertise delivers the ultimate in driving dynamics. 
  86. Renault Captur gets diesel engine option
  87. Dakar 2017: Toyota Gazoo Racing SA’s bold new approach
  88. Jaguar Simola hillclimb to return in 2017
  89. Updated Volvo V40 now in South Africa
  90. Harley-Davidson rolls out powerful new Touring models
  91. Honda CRF450R ready for the holeshot
  92. Giulietta headed to SA
  93. Futon launches special edition Tunland
  94. All hail the best GT-R yet
  95. Macan Turbo gets Performance Package
  96. New Vitara is an automatic choice
  97. BMW Motorrad expand heritage lineup
  98. Chevrolet revises value for money Trailblazer
  99. Honda extends SUV offering with BR-V
  100. New face and tweaked rear suspension for Isuzu KB
  101. Volvo S60 Polestar arrives in SA with 270 kW Drive-E power
  102. The bare necessities of life
  103. Locally Produced Ford Everest Offers Bigger Range, Better Value
  104. Hyundai Tucson engine range expanded
  105. Stylish New Ford B-MAX Coming To South Africa
  106. Subaru Legacy 3.6 R-S: A Triumph Of Form And Function
  107. Toyota Improves On The Winning Etios Formula
  108. All-New Ford Figo: Destined To Be Compact Car Champion
  109. Renault Geared To CAPTUR The Crossover Market In SA
  110. The All-New Golf SV
  111. Ferrari 488 GTB: Extreme Power For Unique Driving Emotions
  112. This New Lexus RoX!
  113. The All-New Suzuki Ciaz: Streamlined and Authentic
  114. The Africa Twin is back
  115. Stylish New Ford B-MAX challenges Traditional Small Car Thinking
  116. Ford Going Further
  117. Honda announces further Africa Twin details
  118. Husqvarna Introduce New Era Motocross Models
  119. Lexus RS: The Real Coupe
  120. Five door Corsa Sport Joins Opel’s line up of new Germans
  121. Audi introduces dauntless Q7
  122. Passion for Performance
  123. Harley-Davidson – Dark custom models stir the rebel soul
  124. Hyundai i20 gets N-Sport Treatment
  125. Concours South Africa 2019 all set for Spring Day at Steyn City
  126. Ford Ranger Raptor – Birth of a new breed
  127. The new Mercedes-AMG C 63 S model range
  128. Killarney fans treated to spectacular Falken Polo Cup battle
  129. Falken Polo Cup battle expected to heat up as series heads to Killarney
  130. Tips on ensuring a fair price when trading in your car    
  131. Sparks fly in King of the Hill finale at 10th Jaguar Simola Hillclimb
  132. New Land Rover Defender to complete final phase of testing in Africa
  133. Watch the 2019 Jaguar Simola Hillclimb from anywhere in the world
  134. Nissan the marque to beat at the Jaguar Simola Hillclimb
  135. 405kW Jaguar F-PACE SVR now in South Africa
  136. New Ford Ranger Raises the Bar Further in LCV Segment
  137. Nissan celebrates 50 years of the Z car with 2020 370Z
  138. Tested: Kawasaki H2 SX
  139. Big Guns Prepare for Battle at 2019 Jaguar Simola Hillclimb
  140. Tested: Triumph Street Triple
  141. Hybrid pioneer refreshed
  142. Porsche presents the Cayenne Coupé
  143. Nissan to produce Navara in SA
  144. Tribunal orders VW Financial services to reimburse on the road fees
  145. Tin-top superstars set to electrify race fans at Jaguar Simola Hillclimb
  146. Mercedes-Benz A-Class wins 2019 SA Car of the Year
  147. Restyled Mitsubishi Triton makes local debut
  148. Launched: BMW R1250 GS
  149. Mercedes-Benz launches third generation Sprinter
  150. Falken Polo Cup promises plenty of action at Zwartkops this weekend
  151. Tested: Harley-Davidson Sport Glide
  152. 500 000th C-Class rolls off the line in East London 
  153. Discovering the Mazda 3
  154. Renault Duster 4×4 lands in SA
  155. Victory in Mpumalanga for Toyota Gazoo Racing SA
  156. Toyota Gazoo Racing head to Dullstroom with three-car team
  157. The Toyota Corolla hatch returns
  158. Toyota Gazoo racing SA prepared for local championships
  159. Suzuki launches second-generation Ertiga in SA
  160. High-performance additions to the Audi Sport family
  161. Say hello to spring Porsche style
  162. Toyota unveils GR Supra GT4 Concept
  163. Enhanced protection for armoured Range Rover Sentinel
  164. Falken Polo Cup lives up to high expectations at Round 1
  165. Tschops Sipuka returns home to Audi and Terry Moss Racing in 2019
  166. Eclipse Cross lands in South Africa
  167. SA's most successful racing series ready for Round 1
  168. Suzuki Vitara upgraded for 2019 model year
  169. Toyota announces sponsorship of Ntando Mahlangu
  170. Next generation Quantum unveiled
  171. Isuzu consolidates bakkie and truck plant
  172. Honda HR-V remains a unique prospect
  173. Product feature updates on the Mazda CX-5
  174. Commemorative Jaguar XJ50 edition makes its South African debut
  175. The new V-Class – the successful model just got even more attractive
  176. Subaru revises WRX for 2019
  177. Saving fuel and money with the Honda NC 750X
  178. VW Golf R – Now with 228kW
  179. Mahindra launches special edition bakkie
  180. Bridgestone Launches BATTLAX Adventurecross AX41 Adventure Touring Motorcycle Tyre
  181. VW invests in future of motorsport
  182. Sharper and more refined: Lexus RC F Sport
  183. Introducing the Jaguar XF Chequered Flag special edition
  184. Mazda SA Introduces Apple Carplay and Android Auto
  185. All new Triumph Factory Custom Offer
  186. Victory for SA built Toyota Hilux at Dakar 2019
  187. Consolidation for Toyota Gazoo Racing SA as Dakar bares its teeth
  188. Steady stage for Al Attiyah; Heartbreak for Ten Brinke
  189. Al Attiyah remains in control at Dakar 2019 with three stages to go
  190. Toyota GR Supra makes a return
  191. Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk: The quickest SUV ever
  192. Al Attiyah extends lead on Stage 6 of Dakar 2019
  193. Al Attiyah / Baumel extend lead in Peru
  194. Continuing a decades-long tradition: The new 911 Cabriolet
  195. Heartbreak for De Villiers, success for Al Attiyah on Dakar 2019
  196. Excellent performance on Stage 2 sees De Villiers lead Dakar 2019
  197. Solid start to Dakar 2019 for Toyota Gazoo Racing
  198. All systems go in Peru for Toyota Gazoo Racing SA
  199. Thule solves Jimny's space problems
  200. New Year's cheer as fuel price drops
  201. De Rooy Team Going for Gold in the 2019 Dakar Rally on Goodyear Truck Tyres
  202. New automatic transmission for the Kia Rio
  203. Porsche 911 GT2 RS Clubsport with 700 hp
  204. Ford Figo range expanded with Titanium model
  205. Porsche Macan S launches with new V6 turbo engine
  206. Tested: Suzuki DL 250 V-Strom
  207. Audi Centre Centurion gets a state-of-the-art upgrade
  208. All-new Subaru Forester arrives next week
  209. Volkswagen introduces a special edition Amarok
  210. Five Mini John Cooper Works Rally to participate at 2019 Dakar
  211. The all-new Kia Soul makes its global debut in Los Angeles
  212. The new Porsche 911: more powerful, faster, with a new design
  213. Ford Bolsters EcoSport Range with New 1.5 Petrol Ambiente
  214. New Hyundai Santa Fe arrives in SA
  215. Toyota Gazoo Racing SA to take on Dakar 2019 with three car line-up
  216. 2019 South African Car of the Year Finalists announced
  217. The enhanced KIA Sportage now available in South Africa
  218. Woodstock Moto Co. Garage Built Show set to be bigger than ever
  219. Applications speeding in for 2019 Jaguar Simola Hillclimb
  220. #DriveLifeToTheFull with the new Datsun GO and GO+
  221. Explore new adventures in style in the new Mitsubishi Pajero Sport Shogun
  222. Tested: Indian Chieftain Dark Horse
  223. Subaru WRX STi Diamond edition the most powerful ever
  224. Volkswagen launches 1.0 TSI Caddy
  225. Tested: Triumph Tiger Sport
  226. The high-performance G-Class is still a “G” — only better
  227. Jaguar F-Type rally cars celebrate 70 years of sports car heritage
  228. New BMW S 1000 RR unveiled at EICMA
  229. BMW launches F 850 GS Adventure
  230. 2019 Subaru Forester confirmed for SA
  231. Successful title defense for De Villiers with victory at Glenharvie
  232. Enhanced Kia Grand Sedona debuts in South Africa
  233. The all-new Suzuki Jimny now available in South Africa
  234. New GTS models: two athletes join the Porsche Panamera family
  235. Jaguar I-Pace pricing unveiled
  236. Apply now to own the Ford GT Carbon Series
  237. VW spotting at the Classic Car Show, Nasrec 11 November
  238. Toyota Gazoo Racing SA in tight championship battle at final round of SACCS
  239. Tested: Ducati Monster 821
  240. Autohaus Amarok Social Test Drive
  241. KIA Motors introduces enhanced Sorento SUV
  242. Toyota and Arctic trucks celebrate half century with Invincible 50 limited edition
  243. Autohaus Centurion Light Commercial specials
  244. Countdown to Historic Grand Prix Festival begins
  245. Ridden: Honda Fireblade 2018 SP
  246. Kruger crowned as the 2018 Engen Polo Cup Champion
  247. Mercedes-Benz X-Class V6 pricing announced
  248. Volkswagen extends Caravelle line-up with special edition PanAmericana
  249. Kona crossover makes a bold statement for Hyundai in South Africa
  250. New Mustang Bullitt confirmed for South African introduction
  251. Engen Polo Cup title chase to be decided at year’s final event
  252. Porsche definitively enters the electric era with the new Taycan
  253. Ducati launches Multistrada 1260 Enduro
  254. Honda Amaze: Making compact sedans cool again
  255. Volkswagen Motorsport chasing championship title at GTC season finale
  256. Volkswagen presents the Polo GTI R5 for rally customers
  257. Team South Africa wins 2018 International Spirit of Amarok
  258. Porsche announces new Macan
  259. Fifth consecutive victory in Morocco for Toyota Gazoo Racing SA's Al Attiyah
  260. Toyota Gazoo Racing SA's Al Attiyah remains on course in Morocco, disappointment for De Villiers
  261. New Lexus ES offers a higher level of performance and sophistication
  262. Click to Buy Online-only Special Edition MINI 1499 GT
  263. The Porsche 911 Speedster set to go into production
  264. Toyota Gazoo Racing SA's All Attiyah extends lead in Rally of Morocco
  265. Another stage victory for Toyota Gazoo Racing SA's Al Attiyah/Baumel in Morocco
  266. MINI announces X-raid MINI JCW drivers for Dakar 2019
  267. Six titles decided at 2018 SA National Karting Championships
  268. Toyota Gazoo racing SA to take on Rally of Morocco
  269. Lamborghini launches Aventador SVJ
  270. Porsche unveils a new 935 at Rennsport Reunion
  271. New Renault Duster launches in SA
  272. Toyota Land Cruiser 200 retouched for 2018
  273. The ultimate amateur 4×4 competition returns this weekend
  274. Double Cape victory puts Keagan Masters within championship reach
  275. Polo Cup Drama at Killarney
  276. Karting National to Climax at Zwartkops on September 30
  277. Porsche helps European bicycle land speed record to be broken
  278. Refreshed crossover even more appealing than before
  279. Engen Polo Cup returns to Mother City
  280. BMW introduces the new BMW R 1250 GS and R 1250 RT
  281. Jaguar XE SV Project 8 sets new lap record
  282. One, two, three for Toyota at Harrismith 400
  283. Finding value in the SA Classic Car market
  284. Porsche launches third generation of the Cayenne
  285. Toyota Gazoo Racing SA has their eyes on the championship as they head to Harrismith
  286. Tested: Indian Scout Bobber
  287. Husqvarna expands their quiver
  288. Pajero Sport ups the safety ante
  289. All-New Renault Duster takes tough to new heights
  290. Haval Motors South Africa launches new H9
  291. Two Hyundai SUVs get fresh new look
  292. Volkswagen Motorsport experiences highs and lows at Kyalami
  293. 3 years, unlimited kilometres warranty now standard across the BMW Motorrad range of motorcycles
  294. Tested – Honda Africa Twin DCT 1000cc
  295. Suzuki unveils new Jimny
  296. Jaguar Classic will build Zero-Emissions E-Types
  297. Enthusiast inspired upgrades for Toyota 86
  298. Volkswagen Motorsport fields strong team for Kyalami races
  299. Mercedes-Benz A-Class: Redefining modern luxury in the compact car segment
  300. Land Rover introduces dog-friendly pet packs
  301. The Roadster reloaded
  302. Honda Quest Adventure 2018 open for entries
  303. Toyota Hilux – New look, New Derivatives, Same DNA
  304. Land Rover celebrates 70 years of all-terrain adventure with trek to the 'Land of Land Rovers'
  305. VW Motorsport announces two finalists in driver search programme
  306. Master(s)ful drive from Keagan at Zwartkops races
  307. Toyota Aygo sharpened and specced Up
  308. Internationalisation of the BMW and MINI Driving Experience proceeding apace
  309. Zontes ZT 310–R – If looks could kill
  310. Diversity made Concours SA 2018 an event to remember
  311. Engen Polo Cup returns to Zwartkops
  312. Honda Quest is back
  313. This weekend's Concours SA 2018 promises to be a classic car spectacular
  314. Luxury Range Rover gets even more refined
  315. Porsche 911 Carrera T and 911 GT3 with Touring Package
  316. Tested: Indian Scout Sixty
  317. Maiden Cross-Country victory for Toyota Gazoo Racing SA's Lategan on Atlas Copco 400
  318. Global interest expected for unmolested Shelby Mustang at Concours SA
  319. Toyota Gazoo Racing SA hope for solid performance at Atlas Copco 400 this weekend
  320. Tänak takes home triumph for the Toyota Yaris WRC
  321. Locally-built C-Class offers new levels of looks, safety and performance
  322. Porsche presents the new Macan
  323. Peugeout expands 3008 range
  324. Lexus unveils striking LFA Art Car
  325. 1934 Rolls-Royce Phantom to grace lawns of Concours SA
  326. Fuel price deregulation complex says AA
  327. Ford Ranger Raptor is Ready for the ‘Outback Attack’ 
  328. Datsun Heritage Museum enshrines the decades-long heritage of one of SA’s beloved car brands
  329. Isuzu celebrates 40 years of bakkie
  330. More than 80 Classics to be auctioned at Concours SA 2018
  331. Five generations of Toyota Supra together for the first time
  332. Porsche Studio Cape Town Waterfront inaugurated
  333. Red Bull Box Cart race returns to SA
  334. 1909 Star Tourer to be stellar attraction at Concours SA
  335. Porsche sets new delivery record in the first half of 2018
  336. Tailor made cycling pack for Land Rover customers
  337. Mazda SA launches the enhanced Mazda CX-3
  338. Scintillating Engen Polo Cup racing at wet Aldo Scribante Circuit
  339. Legendary F1 designer to inducted into SA Hall of Fame
  340. Engen Polo Cup title chase moves to Port Elizabeth
  341. Toyota Rush – Your entrance to the SUV lifestyle
  342. Nissan and Italdesign to unveil ultra-limited GT-R prototype
  343. Come and meet the Beetles at the National Arts Festival
  344. Hyundai H1: Not just a pretty face
  345. Volkswagen Golf celebrates 40 years in South Africa
  346. Porsche achieves fabulous Nürburgring lap time with hybrid prototype race car
  347. Enjoy your classic car at GT Classic 2019
  348. Concours SA to host international Classic Car Auction
  349. Huge value for money at Classic Car Show, Nasrec this Sunday July 1st
  350. New Ford EcoSport SUV Enhances Quality, Technology
  351. Toyota Gazoo Racing SA take Desert Race Honours
  352. Toyota continues to lead the way with service plan innovation
  353. Ford Figo gains sophisticated, upmarket appeal
  354. Triumph motorcycles are back
  355. Toyota Gazoo Racing SA ready for Kalahari Botswana 1000 Desert Race
  356. Porsche’s names fully electric sports car the Taycan
  357. Riveting Engen Polo Cup spectacle in East London
  358. Volvo Cars and Polestar launch new Polestar Engineered electrified performance offer
  359. Volkswagen continues to give the gift of mobility
  360. Hilux gets Dakar treatment and a new face
  361. Engen Polo Cup moves to SA's fastest circuit
  362. Peter Hickman wins the prestigious Senior TT and sets new record
  363. Team SA victorious at International GS Trophy
  364. The Porsche 911 Speedster Concept: open-top, pure and with over 500 hp
  365. Toyota supports Road to Dakar at 2018 Desert Race
  366. Volvo Cars announces new business ambitions
  367. VW Polo GTI launches in South Africa
  368. Daytona memories to be rekindled at Concours SA
  369. 2018 Nissan GT-R NISMO GT3 goes on sale
  370. Toyota adds flair to Corolla range
  371. Volkswagen launches Polo Vivo Maxx
  372. Assembly of Jaguar XE SV Project 8 begins in June
  373. Mercedes-Benz revisits Chapmans Peak crash site after 30 years
  374. BMW showcases Concept 9cento
  375. Renault Clio R.S lands in SA
  376. Refreshed Ford Ranger arrives in 2019
  377. Concours SA relocates to Steyn City
  378. Honda launches road legal CRF450 and it's coming to SA
  379. Hyundai’s i20 range gets refreshed design and new flagship derivative
  380. 2018 BMW Motorrad SA GS Trophy a success
  381. Etios Sport – Unique, upgraded and uplifting
  382. Julien Welsch returns to Kyalami to wow crowds at SA Bike Festival
  383. Ford Fiesta – Raising the Compact Car stakes
  384. BMW returns to Le Mans – with the world premiere of the new BMW 8 Series Coupe
  385. Golf GTI TCR Concept debuts at Wörthersee festival
  386. Two special Golfs unveiled at Wörthersee
  387. Jaguar drivers scoop silverware at 2018 Jaguar Simola Hillclimb
  388. New Toyota Yaris hits SA streets
  389. Volkswagen Arteon launched in South Africa
  390. Times tumble on 2018 King of the Hill as Bezuidenhout, Baard and Roets continue reign at the top
  391. Battle looms for Toyota Gazoo Racing SA
  392. Porsche introduces Cayenne E-Hybrid
  393. Kia Stinger local pricing released
  394. New Lexus ES: Performance, Sophistication and Hybrid
  395. Watch the Jaguar Simola Hillclimb via Live Stream
  396. New 911 GT3 RS sets a lap time of 6:56.4 through the Green Hell
  397. Land Rover celebrates 70th Birthday
  398. Pair of Classic Cats to tackle Jaguar Simola Hillclimb
  399. Volvo XC40 launched in SA
  400. Jaguar introduces XE 300 Sport and Landmark Editions
  401. Nissan South Africa to make history at Simola Hillclimb
  402. Modified Saloon Car beasts ready to be unleashed on Simola Hill
  403. Awesome Engen Polo Cup Action at Killarney
  404. Little Suzuki guarantees big smiles
  405. Driven: New Mercedes-Benz Sprinter
  406. Disappointment for De Villiers/Howie at 2018 Qatar rally
  407. Kia Stinger confirmed for South Africa
  408. Toyota Gazoo racing SA all set for Qatar Rally
  409. Ducati Panigale V4: Moving goalposts
  410. Volkswagen launches Tiguan Allspace
  411. Engen VW Polo Cup title chase moves to Cape Town
  412. Jaguar's growing family ready for Hillclimb action
  413. Two-car Toyota Gazoo Racing SA team for Qatar Cross-Country Rally
  414. Sharpening the Blade
  415. Battle intensifies for King of the Hill title
  416. SAGMJ Motor Sportsman of the Year is Kelvin van der Linde
  417. Toyota unveils hybrid race cars for new season
  418. BMW Motorrad GS Trophy heads to Montagu
  419. Mazda reveals 2018 CX-3
  420. World debut of all-new Toyota RAV4
  421. BMW Group South Africa starts production of the new BMW X3
  422. Porsche Studio opens in Cape Town
  423. Mitsubishi Triton gets athletic
  424. BMW M5: Continuing the superhero tradition
  425. Stunt ace Terry Grant coming to Jaguar Simola Hillclimb
  426. Volvo XC60 Named World Car of the Year 2018
  427. Legends and icons to headline Classic Car Friday line-up
  428. Sights and sounds of 1930s Grand Prix Cars return to SA
  429. Porsche Centre Pretoria awarded Classic Partner accreditation
  430. Volkswagen to focus on production-based vehicles in motorsport
  431. Porsche Panamera wins Wesbank SAGMJ Car of the Year
  432. Jaguar E-Pace: Now in South Africa
  433. The legend returns: Toyota Supra reborn
  434. Motul gears up for third year of partnership with Jaguar Simola Hillclimb
  435. Toyota Gazoo Racing SA prepared for 2018 season
  436. Raising the performance stakes for 2018 Jaguar Simola Hillclimb
  437. Jaguar I-Pace charges ahead in EV race
  438. Third row charm for Lexus RX 350L
  439. VW Polo Vivo: Continuing the tradition
  440. A thrilling festival of speed promised at Jaguar Simola Hillclimb
  441. Peugeot 208 Line updated
  442. EX8 Mighty truck boosts Hyundai's commercial vehicle range
  443. A clear focus on motorsport: the new Porsche 911 GT3 RS
  444. Volvo debuts three-cylinder engine in new XC40
  445. Jaguar E-Pace is wired for modern life
  446. Isuzu mu-X destined for Sub-Saharan Africa
  447. Hyundai rejuvenates Grand i10 range
  448. Toyota confirms global motorsport plans
  449. Fast forward with the Honda Jazz Sport
  450. The new BMW G 310 GS – ready for everyday adventures
  451. Jaguar restarts production of legendary D-Type race car
  452. Don't miss the 2018 Knysna Motor Show on April 29
  453. Ford unleashes Ranger Raptor
  454. Ridden: KTM 1090 Adventure
  455. Raising the high-performance hatchback bar
  456. Volkswagen launches new Polo
  457. Alonso joins Toyota Gazoo racing for 2018-19 FIA World Endurance Championship
  458. 70 years of sports cars at Porsche
  459. Tickets on sale for SA Bike Festival
  460. New Engen Polo Cup Racing car unveiled
  461. Peugeot 3008 SUV gets a Diesel-powered engine
  462. Two podium positions for Toyota Gazoo Racing SA on Dakar 2018
  463. Toyota Gazoo Racing SA's Al Attiyah notches up third stage win at Dakar
  464. Stunning stage victory for Ten Brinke at Dakar 2018
  465. Defender lives on with V8 edition to celebrate 70th anniversary
  466. Mixed results for Toyota Gazoo Racing SA on stage 10
  467. Land Rover's 70th anniversary begins with restoration of missing 4×4
  468. Toyota Gazoo Racing SA crews safely through marathon stage
  469. Excitement for Toyota Gazoo Racing SA as Marathon stage shuffles order
  470. Status quo for Toyota Gazoo Racing SA as Dakar reaches new heights
  471. Consolidation for Toyota Gazoo Racing SA on Stage 5
  472. VWSA remains Passenger Car Market Leader
  473. Tough day on Dakar for Toyota Gazoo Racing
  474. Kia expands Picanto range with automatic
  475. Another stage win for Toyota Gazoo Racing SA
  476. The legend on the Schöckl: More control, more comfort
  477. Solid performance by De Villiers and Von Zitzewitz on Stage 2 of Dakar 2018
  478. Perfect start to Dakar 2018 for Toyota Gazoo Racing SA
  479. Toyota Gazoo Racing clears final hurdles for Dakar 2018
  480. RocoMamas Vintage, Classic, Custom and Retro Bike Champs returns to Kyalami
  481. Suzuki kicks off 2018 on a high note
  482. Nissan Patrol combines style, luxury, technology and performance
  483. Toyota Gazoo Racing SA's cars leave for Dakar 2018
  484. Interview: Brad Binder, Red Bull KTM Moto2 rider
  485. Honda Africa Twin: Worth the wait
  486. Jaguar Land Rover goes the extra mile
  487. Locally-built Ford Ranger Spiced Up for 2018 
  488. Hyundai i30 N will be the car to watch in 2018 TCR International Racing Series
  489. Lexus NX – NX Level of Urban SUV
  490. Continental becomes official partner of Tour de France
  491. Hilux stamps authority in penultimate month
  492. Amarok wins ‘International Pick-up Award 2018’
  493. Toyota concept takes outdoor fun to new levels
  494. New Volvo XC40 en route to South Africa; pricing announced
  495. The summer edition of The Classic Car Show takes place this Sunday
  496. KTM raises the bar
  497. Volkswagen Motorsport aims to end tough season on a high
  498. Crossland X. Opel-X Family adds a New Member
  499. Mini to tackle Dakar with new vehicle
  500. Global NCAP and AA South Africa launch #SaferCarsforAfrica
  501. Ford Kicks off Multi-Faceted Road Safety Campaign
  502. Prestigious enhancements to Land Cruiser Prado
  503. Jaguar F-Type range updated with four-cylinder Ingenium engine
  504. More powerful than ever: the new Audi TT RS Coupé
  505. World RallyCross SA a huge success
  506. Audi Sport models join the League of Performance
  507. Toyota Gazoo Racing SA announces Three-Car line-up for Dakar 2018
  508. Mitsubishi Motors unveils e-Evolution Concept
  509. Audi launches new S4
  510. New power generation for KTM at EICMA 2017
  511. BMW F 750 GS and F 850 GS headed to SA
  512. BMW C 400 X: the mid-size scooter for maximum riding fun
  513. The new K 1600 B: emotion and fascination with 6 cylinders in the exclusive Bagger style
  514. VW Motorsport turns the tables to dominate at Kyalami round of Sasol GTC series
  515. Toyota claims World's Fastest Crossover status
  516. World Rallycross lands in Cape Town next week
  517. Ford Invests R3-billion for Production Expansion in SA, Including First-Ever Ford Ranger Raptor
  518. The new BMW M5 MotoGP Safety Car
  519. Mazda reveals Kai Concept and Vision Coupé
  520. World’s safest Safety Car gets faster with updated WTCC Volvo V60 Polestar
  521. Honda announces variety of concepts at Tokyo Motor Show
  522. Get inside and go out there with the new Nissan X-Trail
  523. Freedom to Choose
  524. Riding the Indian Scout Sixty
  525. Championships beckon for Toyota at 2017 Atlas Copco Gold 400
  526. Polestar unveils its first car – the Polestar 1
  527. The new BMW M4 CS launched at  BMW M Festival 
  528. Honda Celebrates 100 Million Production Milestone for Super Cub
  529. Driving the BMW i3 – A ghost whispering experience
  530. Tailored for design and sportiness – the new Porsche 718 GTS models
  531. Suzuki prices going nowhere, so that customers can go everywhere
  532. Polestar unveils its first car and its vision to be the new electric performance brand
  533. New XC40 completes global Volvo line-up in fast-growing premium SUV segments 
  534. Mahindra launches next Generation Pik Up
  535. Harley Davidson 2018 models: All for freedom, and freedom for all
  536. Isuzu KB X-Rider 4×4 Crew Cab model Ready for Africa
  537. Volkswagen and Qhubeka putting the future in motion
  538. Pure&Crafted SA Festival presented by BMW Motorrad lures 4300 festival-goers
  539. Entry process starts for 2018 Jaguar Simola Hillclimb
  540. New vehicle sales see four consecutive months of growth
  541. The most powerful Sport Turismo becomes a plug-in hybrid
  542. Disappointment as De Villiers/Von Zitzewitz retire from Dakar Series: China Rally
  543. De Villiers/Von Zitzewitz leapfrog into lead of Dakar Series: China Rally
  544. Hyundai’s i30 N is built for serious driving fun
  545. Jump the queue with online service booking
  546. Porsche 911 GT2 RS is the fastest sports car at 6 minutes, 47.3 seconds
  547. KIA Stonic: an eye-catching and confident compact crossover
  548. New Land Rover Discovery tows 110 ton Road Train across Outback
  549. Lexus updates CT 200h
  550. Toyota’s RAV4 made even more appealing
  551. Updated Micra offers outstanding value for money
  552. Land Rover goes above and beyond to scout route for 2018 Absa Cape Epic
  553. 2018 WesBank South African Car of the Year Finalists announced
  554. The Harley-Davidson big twin custom revolution
  555. Victory on debut for Toyota Gazoo racing Hilux at Sun City 400
  556. Jaguar Land Rover presents world-first Two Icons Tour
  557. Even more 911 in an SUV: the new Porsche Cayenne Turbo
  558. Land Rover reveals all-terrain champion at Frankfurt Motor show
  559. Honda Urban EV Concept unveiled at the Frankfurt Motor Show
  560. 911 GT3 with Touring Package celebrates its world premiere at the IAA
  561. Suzuki SV650: Back to basics
  562. Toyota C-HR: The Exciting Toyota SUV
  563. Excitement as all-new Toyota Gazoo Racing Hilux is set to break cover in Sun City
  564. 2018 Wesbank SA Car of the Year Semi-Finalists Announced
  565. Ford Presents the First Ever Ranger Raptor
  566. The new Nissan LEAF: raising the bar for electric vehicles
  567. KIA Motors South Africa announces voluntary safety recall on 2017 model year Rio models
  568. Sophisticated Pajero Sport hits SA market, offering massive value
  569. Nissan 370Z Updates Revealed at Festival of Motoring
  570. BMW R nineT Urban G/S now available in South Africa
  571. Honda Quest True Adventure 2017 is almost a go!
  572. BMW South Africa to host the first-ever BMW M Festival at the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit from 21 to 22 October 2017
  573. Porsche launches third generation of the Cayenne
  574. Mind-blowing extravaganza awaits Wesbank Motoring Experience visitors
  575. Jeep Renegade: An alternative option
  576. Sportage now has seven more ways to wow
  577. Renault diversifies Captur range
  578. Ken Block's Gymkhana GRiD beckons a wild ride at Carnival City
  579. The Ferrari Portofino revealed
  580. Hyundai introduces AWD Tucson Sport with Elite spec level, Dual Clutch Transmission
  581. New tech inside and out for latest BMW 5 series
  582. Porsche becomes first manufacturer to offer carbon fibre wheels
  583. The C-Class gets even sportier with the Edition C
  584. Take it easy – with Thule
  585. Displays to pay tribute to motorsport icons at SA Motoring experience
  586. Driving the Fiat Fullback Double Cab
  587. Toyota announces the creation of the Toyota Empowerment Trust
  588. Team SA selected ahead of the 2018 BMW Motorrad International GS Trophy
  589. BMW 7 Series Individual by Esther Mahlangu now in South Africa
  590. Are you South Africa's next Speed Star?
  591. Fifth generation Honda CR-V launched
  592. Hilux Black edition now available
  593. Third annual International Spirit of Amarok kicks off this weekend
  594. New limited edition Beetle
  595. Pure & Crafted SA returns to Johannesburg
  596. Kia Picanto refreshed
  597. A dynamic duo – the new Audi RS 3 Sedan & RS 3 Sportback
  598. Ferrari F40 wins Concours South Africa
  599. Kawasaki Z1000 SX – High powered Sports tourer
  600. R-Design models add sporty edge to Volvo S90 range
  601. 38th POMC Cars in the Park this coming Sunday
  602. Honda launches global NSX GT3 customer racing programme
  603. Ford Commences with Phase 2 of Kuga 1.6 Safety Recall
  604. The power of Q – the all-new Audi Q5
  605. Renault Duster – Tough becomes effortless with the New Automatic Model
  606. Good old Suzuki V-Strom updated
  607. Alfa Romeo Giulia: On the comeback trail
  608. Production ready Mercedes-Benz X-Class revealed
  609. Mazda continues to challenge norms with innovative technology
  610. The sky is the limit for Aygo X-Cite
  611. All-new Subaru XV launches in SA
  612. There's a Zontes on my stoep
  613. BMW Motorrad model facelift measures for model year 2018
  614. Audi launches all new Audi A5 & S5 Cabriolet
  615. BMW Motorrad presents BMW Motorrad Spezial
  616. Suzuki extends its comprehensive warranty to 200 000 km
  617. Opel revises Corsa line-up for better value to customers
  618. The all-new sophisticated Pajero Sport arriving in September
  619. Porsche unveils the most powerful 911 of all time
  620. Kawasaki Versys X300 ridden
  621. Suzuki launches brand new GSX-R
  622. Maximim attack for Peugeot with launch of 3008DKR Maxi
  623. Advanced and efficient new 221kW petrol engines for Jaguar models
  624. Jaguar Land Rover Classic Works opens in original Motor City
  625. BMW Motorrad recalls R 1200 GS and R 1200 GS Adventure models
  626. New Subaru Impreza sedan now available
  627. Ford recalls Ikon and Figo models
  628. Organisers revving up content for Festival of Motoring
  629. Mitsubishi celebrating centenary with influx of new and improved models for SA
  630. All-new LC500 Coupe marks new chapter for Lexus
  631. The countdown begins: Pure & Crafted SA returns to Johannesburg
  632. Opel secures future in South Africa
  633. Ferrari breaks new ground with GTC4Lusso
  634. Fiat fights back with Tipo
  635. Hyundai’s Tucson Sport ticks the right boxes
  636. Taming the meaner KTM Super Duke R
  637. Aventador S arrives in South Africa
  638. Bigger engine added to Toyota Yaris range
  639. Elantra raises the bar
  640. Porsche milestone: One-millionth 911 rolls off the production line
  641. Discovering the Harley lifestyle
  642. Maserati SA unveils the new flagship Quattroporte
  643. Suzuki launches Ignis
  644. Husqvarna's urban future starts here
  645. The King of Sport Bikes on show at the SA Motorcycle Show
  646. Best of the Breed: Special Edition Ford Fiesta ST200
  647. Chevrolet to withdraw from South Africa
  648. Honda Quest: prepare for True Adventure with the new Africa Twin
  649. Fiat Tipo launched in South Africa
  650. Mazda’s all-new CX-5 debuts in South Africa
  651. Mercedes-Benz GLA – Variety breeds success
  652. Style and technology to the fore in updated Ford Focus
  653. Ennhanced Kia Soul arrives in South Africa
  654. Kawasaki Z900 – More or less?
  655. Toyota celebrates the spirit of FJ
  656. Exciting Limited Edition Fx4 Model added to Ford Ranger Line-up
  657. Ford Ranger, Everest Upgrades Include SYNC with Navigation
  658. Toyota refreshes the 86
  659. Goodyear introduces the new Wrangler All-Terrain Adventure tyre
  660. Engineered with Soul – the all new Audi A5 & S5 Coupé
  661. Isuzu Model Range expanded with X-Rider Model
  662. Kawasaki Z650: Everyday Zed
  663. Ducati Multistrada S: A bike for many roads
  664. Michelin launches Pilot Sport4 in South Africa
  665. Hyundai’s Grand i10 gets fresh new look
  666. Toyota offers discounted service for all vehicles older than 5 years
  667. Toyota goes funky and fresh
  668. Ford Expands Safety Recall to Fiesta ST
  669. SA Bike Festival 26-28 May 2017
  670. Exciting enhancements for Etios
  671. Opel Astra Awarded 2017 WesBank South African Car Of The Year Title
  672. Honda's popular Ballade upgraded
  673. A 911 for the road and track – the new Porsche 911 GT3
  674. VW expands engines in Tiguan model line-up
  675. Volkswagen adds one-litre engine to the Polo model range
  676. New Volvo S90 makes South African debut
  677. The Bristish icon has evolved
  678. Worlds best looking delivery bike
  679. Polo Vivo revives the freedom of the Citi
  680. Porsche expands Platinum Edition range 
  681. Athletic Triton builds on Mitsubishi’s reputation
  682. Mazda BT-50 Facelift now available in South Africa
  683. Ferrari unveils Superfast
  684. Next Generation Scorpion arrives – Abarth 595 for 2017
  685. What's new in the 2017 Lexus IS?
  686. Hyundai grows i20 range with 1.4-litre automatic
  687. You had me at ‘vroom’..
  688. Porsche expands 911 range with GTS models
  689. Kawasakis one-litre king
  690. Opel Mokka X signals new direction for Opel
  691. Ford recalls fire-plagued Kuga models
  692. Kia Stinger makes world debut at North American International Auto Show
  693. Volkswagen's entry level competitor UPgraded
  694. Suzuki continues to build small car empire
  695. The right sized Porsche
  696. Hyundai Tucson engine range expanded
  697. Updates to Hilux and Fortuner in response to customer demands
  698. Locally Produced Ford Everest Offers Bigger Range, Better Value
  699. The bare necessities of life
  700. Enter the next level – the new Audi A3
  701. Volvo S60 Polestar arrives in SA with 270 kW Drive-E power
  702. Porsche 911 GT3 Cup ready to race
  703. New face and tweaked rear suspension for Isuzu KB
  704. Honda extends SUV offering with BR-V
  705. Chevrolet revises value for money Trailblazer
  706. BMW Motorrad expand heritage lineup
  707. New Vitara is an automatic choice
  708. Range Rover Evoque a Convertible for all seasons
  709. Macan Turbo gets Performance Package
  710. All hail the best GT-R yet
  711. 322km/h Jaguar F-Type roars into South Africa
  712. Enduro machine from the red team
  713. Futon launches special edition Tunland
  714. Giulietta headed to SA
  715. BMW Motorrad present Pure & Crafted SA
  716. Honda CRF450R ready for the holeshot
  717. Harley-Davidson rolls out powerful new Touring models
  718. Digital Defender journeys' records most memorable trips in Land Rover's iconic off-roader
  719. Updated Volvo V40 now in South Africa
  720. Vespa celebrates 70 years of style with Settantesimo Range
  721. Jaguar Simola hillclimb to return in 2017
  722. Dakar 2017: Toyota Gazoo Racing SA's bold new approach
  723. Renault Captur gets diesel engine option
  724. Focused motor sport expertise delivers the ultimate in driving dynamics. 
  725. Ford Ranger Boasts Biggest Line-up Ever with New 2.2 Auto
  726. New Volvo S90 heading for South Africa
  727. Porsche Panamera – Sports car among luxury saloons
  728. The art of grand touring
  729. Ford Focus RS Pioneers Innovative AWD and Performance Technologies
  730. More power than ever: the new Smart Brabus
  731. Authentic characters featuring optimised functionality
  732. The Pajero legend returns
  733. Born on the track, built for the road: the all-new Audi R8
  734. Mahindra brings innovative SUV style to the younger market
  735. New Suzuki Super Carry a world first for SA
  736. Pioneering Prius returns
  737. BMW Motorrad shows off Lac Rose concept
  738. Tech extravaganza for all-new Jaguar F-Pace
  739. Harley-Davidson Cape Town Africa's first Custom King
  740. Release of Limited Edition ‘Explore’ marks Duster’s milestone achievement
  741. New Scrambler shown off at Bavarian Motorcycles
  742. South African Bike Festival a huge success at rejuvenated Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit.
  743. Bentley Bentayga – the ultimate luxury SUV
  744. Volkswagen revives iconic Beetle Dune
  745. Volvo Cars launches flagship XC90 T8 Twin Engine in South Africa
  746. Volkswagen up! its game with the addition of extra doors and new derivatives
  747. Toyota celebrates 25 years of Rust De Winter
  748. Elegant, sophisticated and exclusive: Porsche Cayenne Platinum Edition
  749. First-class performance on and off the road
  750. BMW offers eCall
  751. Jaguar F-Pace debuts in stunning reveal
  752. BMW Motorrad hosts successful GS Trophy
  753. Honda Brio now fresher than ever
  754. Ducati enters cruiser market
  755. Continental launches new high performance tyre
  756. Ford Ranger Line-up Expands with New 2.2 TDCi Automatic
  757. Subaru Forester updated for 2016
  758. New Porsche 718 Cayman featuring four cylinder turbo for more power
  759. Seduction of the heart and mind
  760. BMW M2 stays true to the M heritage
  761. Two new Mini models for refreshed range
  762. Volvo XC90 is 2016 WesBank / SAGMJ Car of the Year
  763. 2017 Nissan GT-R armed with a fresh look and more power
  764. Ducati Scrambler Sixty2 – New Pop Icon
  765. Team South Africa crowned BMW Motorrad International GS Trophy Southeast Asia champions
  766. Toyota Fortuner- A bridge between urbanity and freedom
  767. Audi A4 – Progress is intense
  768. Volvo Cars – First To Launch A Car Without A Key
  769. Limited Edition Opel ADAM S Arrives in South Africa.
  771. Jaguar Means Business With New XF
  772. Hyundai Introduces 7 year/200 000 Km Warranty
  773. A Race Car For The Road
  774. CVO Pro Street Breakout Delivers American Muscle And Emergent Style
  775. Ford Unveils Advanced, Sporty and Efficient New Kuga SUV
  779. The All-New Mazda CX-3: Mazda’s newest compact SUV
  780. Hyundai's popular H-1 Bus gets a make-over and fresh features
  781. Legendary Ford Mustang Officially Launched in South Africa
  782. New Ford Fiesta 1.0 EcoBoost Ambiente Manual Offers Exceptional Value
  783. South Africa’s best seller gets streetwise
  784. New Volkswagen Caddy now available
  785. Volvo S60 Polestar launched in SA
  786. Toyota Land Cruiser – Master of Africa remastered
  788. New GSXR-1000 expected in South Africa by end of 2016
  789. Opel launches teenage rockstar
  790. Mitsubishi Motors to introduce all-new Triton in South Africa
  791. Husqvarna Motorcycles returns to the street dual sport segment with the 701 ENDURO
  792. New engine, keener pricing brings funky, fun Citroën C1 to a wider audience
  793. A down-to-earth character beyond established conventions
  794. RS3 is power in a compact form
  795. Polo sedan now offered with service plan as standard
  796. The all-new Audi TTS Coupé set to excite
  798. Suzuki Swift – A compact car for every occasion
  799. Mercedes-Benz Vito – Versatility made to order
  800. Maserati introduces Ghibli range
  801. Lexus makes a good car GREAT!
  802. Additional punch for Isuzu workhorses
  803. Hyundai i20 gets N-Sport Treatment
  805. Harley-Davidson – Dark custom models stir the rebel soul
  806. Passion for Performance
  807. Audi introduces dauntless Q7
  808. Five door Corsa Sport Joins Opel’s line up of new Germans
  809. Lexus RS: The Real Coupe
  810. Husqvarna Introduce New Era Motocross Models
  811. Honda announces further Africa Twin details
  812. Ford Going Further
  813. Stylish New Ford B-MAX challenges Traditional Small Car Thinking
  814. The Africa Twin is back
  815. The Return Of The Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit
  816. The All-New Suzuki Ciaz: Streamlined and Authentic
  817. This New Lexus RoX!
  818. Ferrari 488 GTB: Extreme Power For Unique Driving Emotions
  819. The All-New Golf SV
  820. Renault Geared To CAPTUR The Crossover Market In SA
  821. All-New Ford Figo: Destined To Be Compact Car Champion
  822. All-New Toyota Hilux: Re-defining Tough
  823. Toyota Improves On The Winning Etios Formula
  824. Subaru Legacy 3.6 R-S: A Triumph Of Form And Function
  825. KTM Introduces New Generation SX Range
  826. Stylish New Ford B-MAX Coming To South Africa
  827. Mazda Southern Africa Introduces the 2015 Mazda CX-5

While the definition of a sports car is not a precise one, what is fact is that since the very first automobile made its debut, engineers, designers and creators have constantly been looking for ways to make them go faster, round corners better, and look more beautiful than their bread-and-butter brethren tasked with getting their occupants from A to B.
That said, Wikipedia – that holy grail of knowledge – does a pretty good job of labelling this rarest of vehicular breed, the sports car. It’s defined as a small, usually two-seater (or 2+2), two- door vehicle designed for ‘spirited performance and nimble handling.’ It goes on to say that sports cars may be spartan or luxurious, but high maneuverability and minimum weight are requisite. They may be equipped for racing, aerodynamically shaped, having a low center of gravity and steering and suspension designed for precise control at high speeds.
And isn’t that the perfect description of the Toyota 86?
You see, in creating the 86, Toyota set out to engineer a car that captures the purest pleasures of driving, a sports car in the true sense of the word – one that is simple, focused and, above all, fun. As a distillation of the classic sports car qualities of compact size, agile handling, responsiveness and driver feedback, it has more than fulfilled its promise, gaining the acclaim of critics and enthusiasts alike and achieving more than 170,000 worldwide sales since its launch in 2012.
Inspired by Toyota’s fine sports car heritage and models such as the 2000GT and AE86 Corolla, the 86 has equally taken on the role of a torchbearer for Toyota’s mission to build cars that are genuinely more engaging and rewarding to drive. It’s a direction promoted from the top by Toyota President Akio Toyoda, who declared that “if it’s not fun to drive, it’s not a car”.
Adhering to the classic sports car template in being compact, lightweight, having a low centre of gravity and possessing a front engine/rear-wheel drive configuration, the 86 is all that and so much more. The powertrain likewise broke new ground, in adopting a high-revving 2.0-litre, naturally aspirated, horizontally opposed “boxer” four-cylinder engine, produced by Subaru and equipped with Toyota’s D-4S direct fuel injection.
And now unbelievably for 2017, Toyota has sharpened the driving focus of the acclaimed 86 even more with improvements that build on the style, performance, handling and accessibility that have made it the cult car of the 21st century.
A subtle evolution has wrought detail changes to the 86’s exterior styling adding maturity and eliciting an even stronger sporting look. Throughout the design programme, Toyota has remained faithful to the concept of combining contemporary lines with visual references to models from its illustrious sports car heritage, not least the 2000GT.
These goals achieve perfect harmony in a subtle but effective reworking of the frontal elements, notably with a wider, low-set grille, a pronounced lower lip to the front bumper with integrated fins and a lowering of the tip of the car’s nose. This refreshed head-on-view amplifies the car’s ground-hugging stance and agile performance.
Aerodynamic detailing extends to a subtle new nose fin and new LED fog lamp surrounds with a triple-strake design that is both aerodynamically efficient and striking in appearance. The headlight units have been restyled to create a stronger horizontal emphasis, with new bi-LED lamps for normal and high beam. The turn indicators have been relocated from the far edges of the front bumper to within the headlamp clusters, arranged as a line of individual orange LEDs beneath an angled series of white daytime running light LEDs. The result is the generation of a stronger horizontal axis across the front of the vehicle, emphasising its width and maturity of design.
86 retains its distinctive coupe silhouette, complete with “pagoda” roof design, low centre of gravity and door apertures that evoke the look of the two-seater 2000GT, successfully applied to a compact 2+2 sports car format. The vehicle retains its 4,240mm overall length, 1,320mm height (with shark fin antenna), 1,775mm width and 2,570mm wheelbase.
In profile view, the areas forward of the front wheels and aft of the rear wheels have been shaped to generate a stronger sense of sporting performance. The wing garnish has a new integrated fin that contributes to controlling body roll, true to Chief Engineer Tetsuya Tada’s intention that all styling changes should serve a practical purpose in terms of improving the vehicle’s aerodynamic performance.
A new 17-inch cast alloy wheel design has been produced for 86 (High models), featuring 10 ultra-slim spokes with a contrast bright and gun metal grey machined finish to provide an agile and strongly defined 3D appearance.
New features at the rear of the car follow the pattern of those at the front in generating a lower, stronger look, led by a wider and deeper black moulding and diffuser unit that creates a strong trapezoidal shape and extends low enough to conceal the exhaust silencer.
The new bi-colour (black and body-coloured) wing-type rear spoiler replaces the previous integrated component design, projecting a sportier look as well as contributing to 86’s improved aerodynamics.
The rear LED light clusters have been reworked, generating a stronger horizontal line and using light guides to produce a distinctive lighting signature. They also feature new LED turn indicators.
Under the skin there have been detailed adjustments to the suspension and damping, targeting improvements in handling, stability and ride comfort. Measures have also been taken to increase body rigidity.
One of the most significant developments in the 2017 86 from a driver’s point of view is a new Track mode, giving one the opportunity to enjoy animated performance driving with minimum intervention from the electronic Vehicle Stability Control and traction control systems. The car’s new multi-information display (High spec models) gives real-time access to power and torque curves, G-forces and a stopwatch to chart successive lap times.
The MacPherson strut front suspension benefits from pinpoint adjustments to deliver improved handling, stability and ride comfort and better steering feel.
Focusing on the performance of the coil springs, the spring rates have been optimised and the axis load control system has been engineered to reduce the difference in steering force on the left and right hand sides. The springs are also able to flex as well as compress, helping produce a smooth and easy-to-control steering feel.
The Showa shock absorbers have been revised, too, with the sliding surface of the guide bushing changed to provide better friction characteristics, contributing to the car’s improved handling and stability. Damping force has been reduced to gain an improvement in ride comfort.
Changes in the rear double wishbone suspension target turning performance as well as gains in handling and stability, achieved through optimised coil spring rates and the same changes to the shocks as featured in the front suspension.
An increase in the diameter of the rear anti-roll bar contributes to better turning performance, together with a change in the distribution of longitudinal body roll.
The rigidity of 86’s body is key to its rewarding handling and drivability, an area addressed by careful use of different high-tensile steels to achieve strength, torsional stiffness and light weight within the body shell. The bonnet is made from sheet aluminium and the wings from thinner sheet steel, helping minimise the coupe’s weight.
Small but telling measures have been taken to improve body rigidity and vehicle durability further in the 2017 86, including a thicker mounting bracket for the front suspension towers, a thicker reinforcement in the transmission crossmember and additional reinforcements in the rear wheel arches with additional weld points. The centre and front of the rear panel have also been made significantly thicker.
True to the concept that 86 should deliver the purest driving enjoyment, Toyota has adjusted the Vehicle Stability Control system to add a new Track mode in which the driver is given an even greater range of handling, braking and turning control for genuine and highly enjoyable sports driving.
The Track setting is activated using a switch on the centre console, illuminating an indicator lamp in the driver’s multi-information display. This turns the VSC and the car’s traction control (TRC) to a minimum level, removing a layer of electronic intervention so the driver can apply their own car control skills for a more engaging experience at the wheel.
Adding Track mode gives the driver a choice of four VSC and TRC settings. In normal driving both systems operate, while TRC can be switched off to help when pulling away on rough surfaces. The Track mode expands the permissible range of lateral acceleration and movement before the system intervenes, allowing the driver to explore the limits of the car’s dynamics without sacrificing stability.
The introduction of the Track mode is part of a detailed re-evaluation of the role electronic control systems can play in enhancing 86’s handling performance. Making direct use of data gathered from the car’s participation in motorsport events, such as the Nürburgring 24 Hours, fine adjustments have been made to systems including the ABS and traction control – changes that Chief Engineer Tetsuya Tada thinks can help drivers fully exploit their skills and unlock the car’s full potential.
86 retains the benefits of the “aero-sandwiching” concept, in which the pressure of air flow over, beneath and along the sides of the car serves to keep it vertically and horizontally stable, without generating unnecessary downforce and without increasing its 0.27 coefficient of drag. The contours of the “pagoda” roof play an important role in this, a treatment that is mirrored in the surfacing of the car’s underbody.
Chief Engineer Tada required that any exterior design changes should have a positive effect on the vehicle’s handling and stability, down to the finest detail. In the front bumper a new blocking surface has been added below the front grille, with two distinctive “teeth,” and the lower edge of the bumper has been angled to 45 degrees to help generate a better airflow. Similarly the lower edge of the rear diffuser has also been set at a 45-degree angle.
The new wing-type rear spoiler has a positive impact on both aerodynamic performance and stability. It extends the full width of the rear of the car and is fitted with end plates which work with the vertical mounts to help create a wraparound airflow. The flow of air over and under the wing generates a downforce effect to help keep the car stable at speed.
86’s powertrain is unchanged, retaining its unique format of a high-revving, naturally aspirated 2.0-litre, horizontally opposed “boxer” engine driving the rear wheels. Toyota added its D-4S direct fuel injection technology to the Subaru-sourced engine, securing increased throttle response, power and torque over a wide range of engine speeds.
Driving the rear wheels through a six-speed manual or automatic transmission, the 1,998cc 16-valve DOHC unit produces a maximum 147kW at 7,000rpm and 205Nm of torque between 6,400 and 6,600rpm. 0 to 100km/h acceleration can be achieved in 7.6 seconds with manual transmission, 8.2 seconds for the automatic.
Despite this spirited performance, fuel consumption is laudable, with the 86 recording an average of 7.8 litres per 100km (7.1 for the Automatic transmission equipped model) – it’s worth mentioning that the consumption curve is also very flat regardless of driving style.
Changes made to the 86’s cabin serve to emphasise the car’s genuine sporting quality while raising the functionality and the visual and tactile quality of the interior. The focus remains the business of driving, but in an environment that is even more appealing to the eye and touch.
Particular attention has been paid to the size and shape of the steering wheel to provide the best grip and action for the driver. Retaining the sporty three-spoke design, Toyota has reduced the diameter by 3mm to 362mm, making it the smallest it has yet featured on a Toyota production car. The wheel’s weight has also been reduced by 10 per cent. The cross-section of the rim has been precision calculated so that when the driver holds the wheel, their arms are naturally angled slightly inwards, promoting a sportier feel.
More emphasis has been added to the look of the wheel with sculpted, metal-effect spokes and a prominent, silvered 86 logo on the centre boss. The new wheel also incorporates switches to adjust the new 4.2-inch colour TFT multi-function display and audio system.
The driver’s instrument display has been revised (High models) with a new triple-dial arrangement that includes a new 4.2-inch colour TFT multi-information read-out, providing real-time data that can be called up and adjusted with ease using the new control switches on the steering wheel.
As well as familiar information such as fuel economy, journey details, coolant temperatures and cruising distance, the display can also present more performance driving-focused details, including a G-force monitor, power and torque curves, a stopwatch and lap times in sequence.
The multi-information display presents the 86 logo each time the car is started and also provides driver alerts, including door ajar and low coolant warnings.
The tachometer has been reoriented so that 7,000rpm – the engine speed at which peak power is delivered – now sits at the top of the dial.
The revised 86 has a new, unified “all black” interior finish that not only adds to the sports car feel of the interior, but also reduces reflection of outside light so there is less distraction and a clear view for the driver. A new carbon-fibre mesh pattern trim has been added to the door switch panels and the ventilation control panel on the centre console. A complimentary suede-like material with ’86’ embossing is applied to the dashboard facia, matching the new upholstery (on the 86 High models) that combines leather with perforated Alcantara, available in all-black. The standard grade model’s cloth upholstery has also been upgraded, providing better body-holding performance.
SA range comprises three models – 86 Std, 86 High and 86 High auto.

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