Suzuki S-Presso 1.0 S-Edition (2020) Review and Pricing

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We Love: Price and fuel economy, fair handling, infotainment, Spacious and practical cabin layout We Don’t Love: Lack of light behind the steering wheel at night, Quirky looks, Body roll at higher speeds Highlights: Retail: R147 900 (as tested) Engine: 1.0-litre 3-cylinder petrol 12v Power/Torque: 50 kW/90 Nm Transmission: 5-speed manual (is available in Automatic) Fuel consumption: 4.9 L/100 km (claimed) 5.2L/100 km (Achieved) Load capacity: 239 litres Safety rating: Five-star (NCAP 2020) For 2020 the Suzuki S-Presso arrived right in the middle of Covid-19 Lockdown in South Africa. I stand corrected, but it was the first car launched via…

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Renault Duster TECHROAD (2020) Pricing and Spec

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In South Africa the “Duster” has always been one of Renaults resounding successes. Buyers associated this model with value for money for a very capable performance SUV. The range was complemented with the Duster 4×4 and now welcomes the Duster TechRoad MY20 derivative to the Duster line-up. The main upgrades to this particular model are…..  Modern exterior styling projecting a robust off-roader look  Superior interior finishes and a range of high-end equipment  Smart features including a Rear-View Camera  17’ Diamond cut wheels  Ground clearance of 210mm for all terrain driving  On board GPS…

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Ford Thunder (2020) Pricing and Spec

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Many South African motorists are currently driving or have driven or owned a “Bakkie” sometime in their driving life. Over the years this segment of the vehicle market has become so popular with more and more consumers it has achieved a wider appeal than just companies looking for a work horse. Plenty families have this SUV as a first or second car and the more aggressive it looks the more demand it has for the customers. Ford Ranger holds the second spot in the SA market and it’s no surprise this new limited-edition Ford Ranger Thunder has…

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New Jaguar F-TYPE(202) Spec and Pricing

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Available in both Coupe and Convertible the new two-seater Jaguar F-Type has arrived in South Africa. Evolved from its World Car Design winning predecessors form the new arrival has plenty to offer buyers in this select segment. Three engine options are available to SA consumers starting with the 221kW/400Nm lngenuim 2.0 litre 4-cylinder P300. This version takes 5.7 seconds to accelerate from 0 to 100km/h achieving a top speed of 250km/h and averaging a 7.2l/100km fuel consumption. Next is the 3.0 litre V6 P380 producing 280 kW and 460Nm reaching 0-100kms in just 4.9 seconds. This V6 offers…

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Isuzu D-Max X-Rider(2020) Spec and Pricing

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Isuzu D-Max X-Rider Range Addition. The very popular X-Rider variant of the Isuzu D-Max line up is about to have a new addition to the range. The current 2.5 HO diesel engine range has three options, 1) 250 HO Double Cab X-Rider (R405 652) 2) 250 HO Double Cab X-Rider A/T (R421 043) 3) 250 HO Double Cab X-Rider 4×4 (R451 478) The new introduction is a special edition D-Max 3.0 TD Double Cab X-Rider Automatic. Building on the success of the current range the 3.0 TD X-Rider comes with… a) A more powerful engine b)…

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