Welcome back to the third RPM TV season for 2014 as we kick off with the final, 13-episode series for the year.
Seldom does a car evoke as much reaction as the spectacular Alfa Romeo 4C sports coupé. This week, we charge through the sandstone canyons near Clarens to find out if the Italian’s dynamics can match the car’s thrilling, head-turning styling.
The all-new Porsche Macan is already a worldwide hit, with full order books and long waiting lists.
Just how fleet-footed can a big, luxury limousine actually be? Well, if the limo in question is an
Audi S8, then the answer is very, very quick: fast enough, in fact, to leave many a sports car floundering. Meanwhile, the Lexus RX350 has been a favourite among luxury SUV buyers for some time. Recently updated, the city-slicker all-terrainer can also be had in Special Edition guise. We find out what that means.
What happens when you pit a superfast roadster against a bulky SUV? In straightline terms, the sports car will win every time. But how about a cross-country route that forces the coupé to stay on tar, while the SUV can use gravel shortcuts?