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Land Rover Discovery Sport taking over Africa

By Dave Abrahams Land Rover’s new Discovery Sport, the first member of the new Discovery family, landed in Africa with a raft of new featues including the next generation multi-link rear axle, an all-new touch-screen infotainment system and a high-strength steel and lightweight aluminium body-shell.   Most importantly from a customer point of view, it offers 5+2 seating in a ...

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All-New Ford Figo Aiming To Be Compact Car Champion

Ford are aiming at reaching the summit of the compact car segment with their vision of designing, engineering and building a global compact car with advanced technology and clever design. Its styling is eye-catching in either of its two formats: as a five-door hatchback or new four-door sedan. The engineers at Ford have equipped the all-new Figo with innovative features, ...

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30 Extreme Tests Ford Vehicles Go Through Before Hitting the Road

I don’t believe in lies or fallacies either. So when I heard this story, I couldn’t believe it myself until I actually did my research and found out the truth for myself. The decision makers at Ford take the safety of their customers quit seriously. They put their cars to the real test and prove that they are very safe ...

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Land Rover hits hole-in-one with Pothole Alert

FROM THE PUBLISHER by Ronnie Fung This shall come as a great relief to the current crop of Land Rover owners in Kenya, as well as future owners alike. To many times, are us Kenyans dodging potholes on our sometime poorly built roads that the engineers at Land Rover thought this a necessary feature to include in their new vehicles ...

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2015 Mercedes-Benz CLS

COVER STORY By Jacob Black The quest for sportiness, or at least the pretence thereof, has dominated the luxury car segment over the last few years. It seems if a car isn’t an M-packaged this or an F-Sported that, S-line or AMG, it’s just not going to cut the mustard. Which is odd, because luxury cars have a very different, ...

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Consumer Advice

Finance vs Leasing By Mark Atkinson This has been a really big debate and a new concept developing in Kenya; the option to lease a car or finance it entirely. That’s why we’ve chosen to revisit the matter and give you; our readers, an opportunity to further understand the difference of the two. Few people have the means to buy ...

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Luxury Crossovers

COMPARISON TEST 2015 Mercedes-Benz GLA 45 AMG 2015 Porsche Macan S 2015 Volvo V60 Polestar Review by Jonathan Yarkony and Jacob Black Lining up competitors for a comparison is never an exact science. Segment lines blur, vehicles cross over established lines, and brands sometimes float somewhere between mainstream and premium spaces in ways that are hard to pin down. One ...

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2015 Honda CR-V vs Nissan Rogue

COMPARISON TEST By Brendan McAleer While a rainy day isn’t convenient for photography and tends to snarl traffic up somewhat, it does provide a good backdrop for some real-world testing. What’s more, the two crossovers we have here today aren’t just about sunny days – these are the sort of vehicles that have more or less replaced the four-door sedan ...

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2015 Ford Focus ST vs 2015 Volkswagen GTI

COMPARISON TEST By Jeff Wilson So your life is going pretty well. School seems like ages ago; you’re making great progress with your career, and all those grown up responsibilities are seemingly mounting by the day. Why not turn your commute into something more rewarding, something interesting? Something for you. Something better. When you’re not working, there is no shortage ...

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