Review: The New Chevy Trailblazer

The 2017 Chevrolet Trailblazer What is it? This is the second time I’m driving a facelifted General Motors (GM)product through dry and somewhat dusty environments in the space of a month. No, silly, what is the 2017 Chevrolet Trailblazer? This is yet another response from General Motors to a question that was answered a while […]

How To Drive Through The Namib In An Isuzu Pickup

“So you say you have done this before, right?” “Sure I have. I have done plenty of off-roading and I have driven in two other deserts besides The Namib. I daresay I am quite good at this and we won’t get stuck” “So why are we not moving?” “Because we are stuck…” Shoot. *                                  *                         […]

Review: The new Isuzu DMAX

There is sand everywhere. Surrounded by sand, sand in my teeth, sand in my throat, sand in my eyes, sand in the air; but most importantly, there is what looks like all the sand in the world under my press demonstrator. I’m not moving, and the sand in the air is the direct result of […]

Review: The Jaguar F Pace

When you walk up to the Jaguar F Pace, you can’t help feeling that there is something cat-like about it, something feline. Perhaps it’s the intricacies of design. After all, the folks who pen these silhouettes tend to have very complicated briefs from which to derive inspiration and style direction. But then again, perhaps it’s […]

The VW Amarok is in a class of its own

Commercial vehicles are boring. It is hard to spruce up a lorry within taste or reason, or to make a van look attractive beyond considerations like carrying capacity and fuel consumption. But that hasn’t stopped people from trying. The results are diverse, limited and often impractical outright. For instance, we have things like a Ford […]