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AMG-Line sexes up Merc's new V-ClassBy: Dave Abrahams Stuttgart, Germany - Mercedes-Benz has revealed details of t
AMG-Line sexes up Merc's new V-Class
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By: Dave Abrahams Stuttgart, Germany - Mercedes-Benz has revealed details of the V-Class AMG Line, an individual, sporty package for the newly released V-Class MPV. Well, sporty looking, anyway; the package includes new front and rear aprons,... Read more
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Harley Road Glide a true long-haulerBy: Dave Abrahams Cape Town – Harley-Davidson’s Road Glide is in a number of w
Harley Road Glide a true long-hauler
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
By: Dave Abrahams Cape Town – Harley-Davidson’s Road Glide is in a number of ways a contradiction in terms. It is still the only motorcycle the Motor Company makes with a frame-mounted fairing, and that makes it automatically the best-handling of... Read more
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Mercedes' hotshot X6 rival now in SABy: Dave Abrahams Johannesburg - Mercedes-Benz makes absolutely no secret that
Mercedes' hotshot X6 rival now in SA
iol.co.za / Posted 9 days ago
By: Dave Abrahams Johannesburg - Mercedes-Benz makes absolutely no secret that its new GLE Coupé is aimed straight at BMW's X6. To quote from Stuttgart’s publicity material: "The sporty nature of a coupé is imbued with the robust characteristics of... Read more
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Bike of the Year – We have a winner!.Dave Abrahams unedited notes after riding the Kawasaki H2: A technological tou
Bike of the Year – We have a winner!
iol.co.za / Posted 11 days ago
.Dave Abrahams unedited notes after riding the Kawasaki H2: A technological tour de force, wow factor up the wazoo, impressive build quality and immense physical presence. Titanic engine response and ultra-sexy wastegate twitter on the overrun,... Read more
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Audi's slippery e-tron SUV conceptBy: Dave Abrahams Ingolstadt, Germany - These are the first images Audi has re
Audi's slippery e-tron SUV concept
iol.co.za / Posted 11 days ago
By: Dave Abrahams Ingolstadt, Germany - These are the first images Audi has released of what it expects to be the star of its display at next month's Frankfurt motor show. The e-tron quattro concept gives us the strongest indication yet of what to... Read more
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C-Class imagined as a 'Sportback'By: Dave Abrahams Singapore - Theophilus Chin is the absolute master of “What
C-Class imagined as a 'Sportback'
iol.co.za / Posted 12 days ago
By: Dave Abrahams Singapore - Theophilus Chin is the absolute master of “What if?”. An accomplished digital draughtsman who calls himself an automotive manipulator, he raises rendering to an art form. He imagines models that don't exist (or not... Read more
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New Land Cruiser more in your face - IOL Motoring 4x4By: Dave Abrahams Aichi Prefecture, Japan - Toyota's Land Cruiser 200 Series h
New Land Cruiser more in your face - IOL Motoring 4x4
iol.co.za / Posted 12 days ago
By: Dave Abrahams Aichi Prefecture, Japan - Toyota's Land Cruiser 200 Series has been comprehensively updated for 2016, with revised petrol and twin-turbodiesel V8s, new front and rear styling - plus, inevitably, a host of new gizmotronics. The... Read more
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Topless super-Lambo has 552kW, 690NmBy Dave Abrahams Monterey, California - what better stage to premiere a toples
Topless super-Lambo has 552kW, 690Nm
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
By Dave Abrahams Monterey, California - what better stage to premiere a topless Lamborghini than Monterey Car Week, home to the prestigious Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance. This one, however, is special even by Sant'Agata standards - it's the... Read more
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Choosing the 2015 Bike of the YearBy: Dave Abrahams Sabie, Mpumalanga – The 2015 Pirelli Bike of the Year shooto
Choosing the 2015 Bike of the Year
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
By: Dave Abrahams Sabie, Mpumalanga – The 2015 Pirelli Bike of the Year shootout attracted an unprecedented 16 finalists, from 11 manufacturers, covering three major genres and with two (very) odd ones out. And here they are, in alphabetical order... Read more
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McLaren goes OTT with show specialBy Dave Abrahams Woking, Surrey - McLaren Special Operations exists to give ex
McLaren goes OTT with show special
iol.co.za / Posted 19 days ago
By Dave Abrahams Woking, Surrey - McLaren Special Operations exists to give expression to the customers' wildest fantasies. Once in a while, however, the bespoke craftsmen and women at MSO get the chance to do one their way, just to show what is... Read more
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Audi Plus-sizes S8 to 445kW, 700NmBy: Dave Abrahams Ingolstadt, Germany - BMW has its 760Li, Mercedes the S65L A
Audi Plus-sizes S8 to 445kW, 700Nm
iol.co.za / Posted 24 days ago
By: Dave Abrahams Ingolstadt, Germany - BMW has its 760Li, Mercedes the S65L AMG; now the Fellowship of the Four Rings has trumped them all with the S8 Plus. While We think it unlikely that there will ever be an RS8, just as BMW is not expected to... Read more
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Audi Plus-sizes S8 to 445kW, 700NmBy: Dave Abrahams Ingolstadt, Germany - BMW has its 760Li, Mercedes the S65L A
Audi Plus-sizes S8 to 445kW, 700Nm
iol.co.za / Posted 24 days ago
By: Dave Abrahams Ingolstadt, Germany - BMW has its 760Li, Mercedes the S65L AMG; now the Fellowship of the Four Rings has trumped them all with the S8 Plus. While We think it unlikely that there will ever be an RS8, just as BMW is not expected to... Read more
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BMW R1200 RS does it all in one, MumBy: Dave Abrahams Zimbali, KwaZulu-Natal – BMW’s R1200 RS, released in South A
BMW R1200 RS does it all in one, Mum
iol.co.za / Posted 24 days ago
By: Dave Abrahams Zimbali, KwaZulu-Natal – BMW’s R1200 RS, released in South Africa last week, is an intriguing combination of solidly traditional and cutting-edge modern. The basic layout goes right back to the very first RS, the R100 RS of 1976 –... Read more
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Killarney track day - free for women.Combined advanced riding course and track day at Killarney on Womens Day, Mond
Killarney track day - free for women
iol.co.za / Posted 25 days ago
.Combined advanced riding course and track day at Killarney on Womens Day, Monday 10 August, offers free entry for women. P:icture: Dave Abrahams Cape Town – The Western Province Motor Club will be hosting a special combined advanced riding course... Read more
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Sports pack revs up outgoing Audi A4By Dave Abrahams Johannesburg - Audi SA has come up with a 'run-out special' t
Sports pack revs up outgoing Audi A4
iol.co.za / Posted 25 days ago
By Dave Abrahams Johannesburg - Audi SA has come up with a 'run-out special' to help clear the decks for the arrival of the all-new A4 early in 2016. A limited block of 1400 Sport Edition Plus styling packages will be made available from this... Read more
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Hottest Mini JCW yet unleashed in SABy Dave Abrahams Johannesburg - Dynamite, they say, comes in small packages; t
Hottest Mini JCW yet unleashed in SA
iol.co.za / Posted 26 days ago
By Dave Abrahams Johannesburg - Dynamite, they say, comes in small packages; the same is true of any package bearing the JCW logo. While the debate rages on as to whether anything a hand's breadth shorter than four metres qualifies as a Mini, it's... Read more
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New Sedona is Grand in both sensesBy Dave Abrahams Johannesburg - Kia's big MPV (“It's a bus, but it's a very ni
New Sedona is Grand in both senses
iol.co.za / Posted 27 days ago
By Dave Abrahams Johannesburg - Kia's big MPV (“It's a bus, but it's a very nice bus”, according to She Who Has the Casting Vote) has changed its nameplate with every succeeding generation. First released in 1998 as the Carnival, it became the... Read more
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Lap record falls at Cape Superbikes.David McFadden won both Superbike races on the Stunt SA ZX-10R, although he di
Lap record falls at Cape Superbikes
iol.co.za / Posted 27 days ago
.David McFadden won both Superbike races on the Stunt SA ZX-10R, although he didnt have it all it own way. Picture: Dave Abrahams Cape Town – Round 6 of the Mike Hopkins Regional motorcycle series at Killarney on Saturday delivered some of the... Read more

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