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YouTube Exclusive: VW Amarok 3.0 V6 TDI Highline Plus 4Motion

September 21, 2017 |

The critics say the flagship VW Amarok V6 TDI may be fast, but without a transfer case, it can’t be considered a ‘real’ 4×4. Well check out just how well the Amarok fares over a series of 4×4 obstacles. On … Read More

Just how 4×4-proficient is Volkswagen’s Amarok really?

July 5, 2017 |

It’s a debate that’s been raging ever since Volkswagen took on the big boys in the 4×4 bakkie segment with its sleek, sophisticated, car-like Amarok: can the German-engineered, South American-built pick-up tackle its Japanese rivals when it comes to the … Read More

VW Amarok’s V6 puts it in another league

May 5, 2017 |

Over the past two years, the double cab bakkie market has benefited from an onslaught of new models from the likes of Ford, Toyota and, most recently, Nissan. In an effort to stay relevant and up-to-date, Volkswagen has introduced an … Read More

RPM TV Ep383: Nissan Navara. Peugeot 2008. Lamborghini Huracán Spyder. Isuzu KB300 D-TEQ D/Cab

March 27, 2017 |

It’s been 12 years since Nissan launched the original Navara double cab in South Africa. Now, an all-new Nissan Navara has reached our shores. With more power, a coil-sprung rear-suspension and admirable off-road credentials, this second-generation Navara looks – and … Read More

New Nissan Navara brings SUV class to double cab segment

March 22, 2017 |

It’s taken 12 years, but the eagerly anticipated, second-generation Nissan Navara has finally made its South African debut. The newcomer becomes the latest contender in a hotly contested segment, facing up against a daunting line-up of established double cabs.

While … Read More

New Mitsubishi Triton finally arrives after long wait

January 24, 2017 |

It’s taken longer than expected, but the new Mitsubishi Triton has finally arrived in South Africa.

For now, the newcomer arrives in double cab form only, with a single engine option, but offering the choice of 4×2 and 4×4 models … Read More

RPM TV Ep370, 19 Oct 2016: Renault Kadjar, Volvo V40 Cross Country, Engen Xtreme Audi GTC track test, Isuzu KB300 4×4

October 17, 2016 |

Despite a softer new car market, there’s still strong demand for compact SUVs. Renault has extended its recently launched Kadjar with the Kadjar 1.5 dCI EDC, linking diesel urge and economy to a dual-clutch gearbox. Could this be the Kadjar … Read More

Renault’s Alaskan expands global bakkie offering

July 1, 2016 |

Renault’s new Alaskan one-ton bakkie has made its global debut in South America. The rugged pick-up borrows heavily from Nissan’s new-generation NP300 (due to replace the older NP300 and the current Navara locally), but adds distinctive styling details and a … Read More

RPM TV Schedule 08 June 2016: Ranger vs Amarok, Smart ForFour, Audi Q3

June 6, 2016 | | 5 Comments

With price tags hovering around the R600k mark, the Ford Ranger Wildtrak and the VW Amarok Ultimate are two of SA’s most expensive four-wheel drive double cab bakkies. But how do they compare? We put the two flagships to the … Read More