Does the new Renault Mégane GT have what it takes to challenge the class-leading VW Golf GTi? We take the two protagonists to the Midvaal Racing Circuit to find out. Then, swapping tar for the rough stuff, we put the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon through its off-road paces.
On RPM TV this week, we head for the Midvaal racetrack to put the latest Subaru WRX STi through its paces. Then, we find out if Mitsubishi is as good at building mini-hatchbacks as it is producing 4x4s as we take the ultracompact Mitsubishi Mirage for a spin.
This week’s RPM TV road test car line-up is headed up by the exciting BMW M235i, which may not be a real M2, but offers plenty of muscle, with performance to match. Rather more pragmatic is the Hyundai Grand i10 1.25 Fluid, which links sleeker looks and a contemporary interior to a tried and tested drivetrain.
On RPM TV this week, we celebrate Mazda’s return to SA as an all-independent brand with a drive in its impressive Mazda6 sedan. The high-tech Infiniti Q50 Diesel Sport give us a taste of the future with its drive-by-wire steering.