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The pure absurdity of a high-end Mercedes bakkie
The pure absurdity of a high-end Mercedes bakkie
Some of the greatest advances in human history have come during moments of great adversity. World War II gave us rockets that would eventually take...
A good drive but far from stealthy
A good drive but far from stealthy
There’s a moment when I hate this Nissan Stealth. I’m standing halfway up a rough, rocky koppie in Groenkloof Nature Reserve, just south of...
The bakkie that made me ‘that guy’
The bakkie that made me ‘that guy’
I don’t want to like this car; I’m trying hard not to be “that guy”.This is made much more difficult when I get a “Cool!” from Finn, my...
Raptor affords some thrilling rides
Raptor affords some thrilling rides
There is a hole on my street. Intermittent attempts by the city authorities to deal with this have been in vain. Instead, it has grown and, further...
The Mercedes X-Class 350D 4Matic
The Mercedes X-Class 350D 4Matic
The announcement by Mercedes-Benz — renowned for its opulence and performance products — that it was entering the off-road segment, was...
The Isuzu D-MAX that used to be the KB
The Isuzu D-MAX that used to be the KB
The D-Max name change is based on the curvature of the headlights, which to some resemble the upward sweeping, predatory eyes of a dragon. For...
Who will win the race for the 2018 Gumtree Auto pre-owned awards?
Who will win the race for the 2018 Gumtree Auto pre-owned awards?
In a bid to provide consumers with information about the best value pre-owned cars on the market, Gumtree – the online classifieds platform...
The white man’s last outpost: His 4x4
The white man’s last outpost: His 4x4
It is a crisp Tuesday morning and the Wheels of the Bus is playing. I’m 26. A new mother with a six-week-old baby in the back of my car....
Nissan bakkie redux
Nissan bakkie redux
Like many an old war veteran -- except for most of the Bob Mugabe wannabes -- Nissan's 1400 pickup enjoyed a long and illustrious career before it...

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