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Mid-level M-powerment

The mid-range Sport Activity X3 and X4 models from BMW has now been empowered with the most formidable straight-six petrol engine ever in an M-badged product from Munich. The M-division from BMW has now expanded its high-performance model line-up to include the mid-size Sports Activity Vehicle (SAV) and Sports Activity Coupé (SAC)

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Evoq-ative

Combining unrivalled heritage with the latest available technology the recently launched new Range Rover Evoque redefines the concept of a luxury compact SUV, according to maker Land Rover. Having pioneered the luxury compact SUV market, with global sales of over 772,096 and more than 217 international awards, the new Range Rover

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Crossing the Ts

Volkswagen is crossing all the Ts with the latest addition to its ever-expanding SUV range, the T-Cross. With its combination of casual style, refined practicality, and extreme cost-effectiveness this small crossover is aimed at the young – and the young-at-heart, and it will reach South Africa later next year. Volkswagen is on

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SAV patriarch

Fourth generation BMW X5 unveiled The fourth generation of the BMW X5 opens the next chapter in the success story of the Sport Activity Vehicle (SAV) patriarch, of which more than 2.2 million units have been sold so far. The first X5, with the chassis code E53, made its debut in 1999. It was the first

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BJ set to return?

BAIC ponders local production The Chinese auto giant BAIC gave a glimpse of its “global flagship”, the BJ40L, at this year’s Festival of Motoring at Kyalami and indicated that the jeep-like all-terrain SUV is being considered for local production at the BAIC assembly plant in Coega, close to Port Elizabeth. Inspired by

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Cool Kona

It is official – Hyundai plans to introduce its funky and progressive new Kona – named after the western district, the leeward or dry side of the island of Hawaii – to South Africa by October this year. The subcompact Kona will fit in the small gap between the Creta and Tucson in the

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Crown jewel

Will Cullinan be ‘above rubies’?   Effortless. Everywhere. That is how Rolls-Royce define the sumptuous attributes of the new Cullinan, its highly anticipated and super-luxurious SUV that was revealed last month. Named after the largest diamond ever discovered, near the town of Cullinan in South Africa, now part of the British Crown

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