It’s been called the most advanced production sedan in the world, and Mercedes-Benz is obviously proud of its latest luxury sedan, the all-new S-class. We brave the wet weather in the Cape for a first drive of the high-tech limo.
Earlier this year, Mercedes-Benz set the cat amongst premium hatch pigeons with the release of the new A-class. Then came the A45 AMG – the hottest hot hatch of them all. Now, the four-door CLA sedan has been launched, headlined by the CLA 45 AMG – and that’s the car we drive in the Cape Winelands this week.
It often finds itself in the shadow of Ferrari, but Maserati is as much of a thoroughbred brand as its more famous sibling, and the Gran Turismo S finds an appealing blend of space, luxury and performance. This week, we take the stylish Italian for a spin.
The Johannesburg International Motor Show is the African continent’s biggest auto expo – and because it only happens every second year, it’s a rare opportunity for car fans, petrol heads and anyone interested in the world of wheels to catch up with the latest trends and products.
Ferrari’s supercars are as much about desirability as they are about red-hot performance. This week, we spend some behind the wheel of a scarlet Ferrari California 30 to find out what the fuss is all about.
In many ways the second-generation Porsche Cayman is one of the German marque’s best sports cars ever, even though it lacks the iconic 911’s rear-engined DNA. This week, we test drive the hugely competent Cayman S.
Audi’s R8 supercar is already a modern-day classic, but the recently updated range also boasts a brand-new flagship. The R8 V10 Plus appears to offer more on all counts, and we find out just how much more on some of Mpumalanga’s best driving roads.