If winning the grueling Tour de France wasn’t enough, this year’s winner, African-born Chris Froome, has received a (very) nice congratulatory gift from Jaguar.
Check out this video of Chris Harris showing us his experience of driving in a phenomenal Jaguar C-Type.
This 60-year old car is still used regularly for racing and is a true beauty when it comes to classic cars.
And, as usual, Chris is informative AND entertaining.
If you like the sound a supercar makes just as much as the actual car, then this video is for you!
Posted by Supercars of London, this video compilation features several different super cars and their unique sounds. A proper show reel of performance and sound and something that will definitely get your engines roaring!
So, do you have a favourite supercar AND a favourite super sound?
Nelson Mandela is probably one of, if not the most important public figure in South Africa. An incredible man that has accomplished many incredible things.
There are many stories about Mandela’s release in 1990, some more famous than others, and this story definitely grabbed our attention:
Mercedes-Benz has come up with their rendition of a (very) futuristic looking new age golf cart.
This plug-in electric golf cart is electrically driven and powered by a solar panel charged battery. So it is not only a sleek, modernised version of a traditional golf cart, but a greener, eco-friendly option too. (more…)
Cars.co.za has released yet another interesting and useful infographic to shed some light on the automotive scene in South Africa.
Last month, we published their infographic on May 2013, and now we bring you June’s numbers. It is quite interesting to compare the two; has he automotive scene picked up or has it dropped over the last month?
In May of this year, the total amount of new car sales in the country reached 53 997. This month, the figure came freakishly close to May’s number, clocking in at 53 562.
South Africans’ favourite cars have basically stayed the same, with a little change up in the ranks:
Top 5 Most Popular New Cars in South Africa (June 2013):
1. VW Polo Vivo
2. Toyota Hilux
3. VW Polo
4. Nissan NP200
5. Chevrolet Utility
The Top 5 Motoring Brands in South Africa has also basically stayed the same, with a slight change in rankings:
For more interesting facts and figures, check out the image below:
You can also go have a look at the infographic for May 2013 to compare the two.