Motoring

Fuel price drop a relief - minister

Energy Minister Tina Joematt-Pettersson has welcomed the significant drop in fuel prices, saying they will be a big relief to motorists and users of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) and paraffin, especially in low-income households.

BP back with petrol, Total still dry

Petrol flow is back to normal at BP Makana.

G'town filling stations running dry

Leading Grahamstown petrol stations have been hit by rampant fuel shortages.

Pumps at Total, BP and Engen are running dry due to an interrupted supply of fuel from the Port Elizabeth depot currently under major repairs.

Are the wheels coming off AIG?

Land Rover South Africa is reconsidering its sponsorship of the “Afrikaans is Groot” festival after Steve Hofmeyr’s racist tweets brought a barrage of criticism down on the festival as well as the sponsor.

Still Frontier Country

Still Frontier Country Isuzu KB300 D-Teq I came to a pretty plausible conclusion as I winded my way down the Euphorbia-lined Blaukrans Pass towards Port Alfred.

A pickup with the right pedigree

Road Test: Mahindra Scorpio Pikup 

In 1947, Mahindra introduced India to the utility vehicle.

New car sales up last month

South Africa’s new vehicle market saw a dramatic turnaround in performance for the month of September, with a total of 60 854 vehicles sold, representing year-on-year growth of 11.5%.

Value Family MPV with volume and variable seating

Used car road test – 2013 Chevrolet Orlando 1.8 LS Chevrolet targeted the fast-growing Multi Purpose Vehicle (MPV) market by launching the Chevy Orlando in mid 2011.

Alicedale road hazard under repair

Alicedale residents have expressed relief that a dangerous section of road near the town is finally being repaired.