AutosSouth Africa

F1 Star Romain Grosjean spins a Jaguar XF through Cones

Formula 1 star Romain Grosjean has set the standard for drivers to beat by completing a unique test of agility and skill by racing a Jaguar XF through its paces around a new ‘Smart Cone’ course to mark the start of Jaguar’s ‘Art of Performance’ Tour. The global tour, which is …

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AutosNigeria

Ford Provides Tips to Nigerians on Safe Rainy Season Driving

Nigeria is known for its hot climate which is complimented by torrential rainfall, making driving conditions difficult. Road drainage issues and rough spots and traffic could add to the challenges of driving around Nigeria in torrential rain. Getting to your destination thus becomes a challenge during Nigeria’s wet months. That’s …

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AutosLuxury

Techy drone challenges the dynamic XJ

A Jaguar XJ, driven by movie stunt driver Mark Higgins, has taken on one of the world’s best drone pilots in a unique ‘cat-and-mouse’ challenge, showcasing future technology and how it could influence car chase filming. With one eye on a future potential movie stunt sequence, Higgins and drone pilot and …

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Autos

I can tell your Social Class by the Car you DRIVE

The car we drive can reveal an awful lot about a person’s social position, according to etiquette expert William Hanson. For many of us, our first cars will always be looked back on with fond memories. VW Polos are generally a smart choice for those in Europe while a Toyota …

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AutosLuxury

James Bond Aston Martin DB10 Auctioned for £2.4M

The highly coveted and incredibly rare Aston Martin DB10 made for the latest James Bond film, Spectre, went under the auctioneer’s gavel at Christie’s in London recently.  The bidding was tense and exciting before a final bid of an amazing £2,434,500. The buyer now owns a true piece of automotive …

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AutosNews

Range Rover and the Virgin Galactic Spacecraft

A Range Rover Autobiography took center stage as Virgin Group founder Sir Richard Branson unveiled the Virgin Galactic’s new SpaceShipTwo at a special reveal and naming ceremony at their Mojave Air and Space Port base in California, USA. The Autobiography towed one of the new SpaceShipTwo – officially christened VSS …

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AutosAwards

Jaguar Land Rover Clinch nominations at 2016 World Car Awards

Jaguar Land Rover has secured an impressive six nominations at the prestigious 2016 World Car Awards, including two for the ultimate prize. The Jaguar XE sports saloon and Land Rover Discovery Sport premium compact SUV are among the finalists vying for the coveted title of 2016 World Car of the …

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AutosSUV

Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Wins Low Maintenance Award

For a second consecutive year, the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited has been named the winner of the lowest 5-Year Cost to Own award in the Mid-size SUV/Crossover category. The 2016 5-Year Cost to Own Awards honor the vehicles and brands (luxury and non-luxury) with the lowest projected ownership costs, based on …

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