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Mercedes-Benz 560 SEC: The Original Boardroom Stormer

Mercedes-Benz 560 SEC: The Original Boardroom Stormer
Our 1980s automotive landscape offered a step change from the previous decade when it came to marrying saloon-sized luxury with searing performanc...

SentiMETAL Gathering Johannesburg 16 February

SentiMETAL Gathering Johannesburg 16 February
Johannesburg, it's time to dust off your finest and get ready for the first SentiMETAL Gathering of 2020.  Sunday, 16 February has been set as the...

SentiMETAL Episode 14: Ford Sierra XR-8

SentiMETAL Episode 14: Ford Sierra XR-8
For SentiMETAL Episode 14 we head back to the Free State for another fast, locally-developed Ford, the XR-8. There are few words that get us petro...

Celebrate 30 Years of the Superboss

Celebrate 30 Years of the Superboss
Opel's iconic Kadett 2.0 GSi Superboss turns 30 this year, and to celebrate, you can now pre-order a new SentiMETAL T-Shirt sporting this uniquely...

110 Years of Alfa Romeo - Are These its 10 Greatest?

110 Years of Alfa Romeo - Are These its 10 Greatest?
The iconic but often troubled Alfa Romeo brand is turning 110 years old later this year. Let's have a look at 10 of its most memorable. What's you...

The story of that BMW M3 Bakkie

The story of that BMW M3 Bakkie
Most of us have seen the pictures of the E30 M3 pick-up, but never quite like this. And what's the story behind its existence, anyway? According t...

Mercedes-Benz celebrates moments of motorsport glory in 2020

Mercedes-Benz celebrates moments of motorsport glory in 2020
Mercedes-Benz is celebrating several big victories, racer birthdays and important motorsport milestones in 2020. Let's take a look.  Ten years ago...

A peek inside Mercedes-Benz's "Holy Halls"

A peek inside Mercedes-Benz's "Holy Halls"
A stunning new book for the first time opens up the treasures of the so-called Mercedes-Benz "Holy Halls” to the world. The Mercedes-Benz Museum i...

Retro Test Drive: Volvo 850R

Retro Test Drive: Volvo 850R
Back in the 90s, when Volvo was still regarded as a safe, but ultimately dull choice by driving enthusiasts, it unleashed the 850R, a super sedan ...

2020's Biggest Automotive Anniversaries

2020's Biggest Automotive Anniversaries
2020 looks set to be a busy year on the classic car scene with a number of iconic machines reaching important milestones. Let's take a look at a f...

Are these the 100 Coolest Cars of all time?

Are these the 100 Coolest Cars of all time?
Picking 100 of the coolest cars is harder than you think, a task made even more difficult by the multitude of opinions of all the Cars.co.za write...

The Greatest BMWs Ever (From a South African point of view)

The Greatest BMWs Ever (From a South African point of view)
BMW (Bayerishe Motoren Werke) celebrated its 100th anniversary in 2016 and although it didn’t start out as a car manufacturer – it focused on airc...