Toyota’s Van Rooyen takes second place at round 2 of GTC

Brian Joss – It was a weekend of mixed results for Toyota Gazoo Racing SA’s Michael van Rooyen, when he took to Zwartkops Raceway for Round 2 of the 2019 GTC on 5 April, 2019. This was only the second outing for the new Toyota Corolla GTC car, after scoring points during its maiden outing […]


The difference between a descaler and a water softener

Descalers don’t remove lime from the water, but it changes the composition of it to prevent further build up after descaling took place. The real risk lies in that it can start building up again, which is the reason your geyser and other electrical accessories will continue to break. If “descaled” water lies still for […]


Suzuki takes home two accolades at SA COTY

Brian Joss – Suzuki beat all comers in the Lifestyle Utility and Urban Compact categories at the 2019 AutoTrader South African Car of the Year Awards (COTY), held in Johannesburg. The Swift was picked as the winner in the Urban Compact category against the Nissan Micra and was called to the stage to collect the […]


Volkswagen extends manufacturer’s points lead at Round 2 of the GTC series

Brian Joss – It was a mixed bag as far as the overall results were concerned for Volkswagen Motorsport’s Global Touring Car outfit after Round 2 of the Extreme Festival held at Pretoria’s Zwartkops Raceway. regBut even so, the team leaves Pretoria as the overall points leader on the manufacturer’s points table while its two […]


Find a bargain among these 10 vehicles with the worst resale value

Brian Joss – South Africans – contending with load shedding, rising fuel prices, higher inflation and a looming downgrade in the country’s credit rating – are taking strain like never before. But Darryl Jacobson, managing director of True Price, says that there is a glimmer of hope on the horizon: it’s a buyer’s market for […]