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1,3 Star Lux Changan

If you are shopping for an affordable vehicle in the daily deliveries department, then the Changan Star Lux one-tonner may well be for you. When looking for a competent workhorse, reliability and durability are always going to be massive considerations but overall it’s...

The New Mitsubishi Triton Bakkie

Celebrating four decades with a tough new look and a host of enhanced exterior and interior features, the 2019 Triton also has an all-new, six-speed automatic transmission.“The new tough-looking Triton is significantly more competitive and meets the diverse needs...

THE ALL NEW BMW 3 SERIES

The new seventh generation BMW 3 Series was launched in Cape Town at The Bay Hotel in Camps Bay to the catch phrase “don’t be driven by technology,  drive it!” Just some of the new intelligence inside the new...

MITSUBISHI ECLIPSE

Mitsubishi have produced something that manufacturers normally shy away from as to not unsettle their premium 4x4 SUV offerings, They have produced a rather good, affordable compact SUV off-roader. Well, we didn’t quite take it off-roading but one could...

HYUNDAI’S NEW SANTE FE

Having launched the Santa Fe model in South Africa some 18 years ago, the fourth generation of this SUV hit the local market at the end of last year in gorgeous style. With over 5 000 units sold nationally...

THE ALL NEW SUZUKI JIMNY

It was little wonder the recent South African press hype was at an all-time high at the launch of the new Suzuki Jimny late last year. South Africans spend the majority of their life outdoors and are spoilt for...

The New BMW X5

There are important cars and then there are important cars, and in the world of automobiles it’s usually the biggest and best that are deemed to be the most important. With BMW’s X5 being just that for the company...

SUZUKI SWIFT 1.2 PETROL

It was with some trepidation that we took the Suzuki Swift 1.2 petrol for a week’s testing. I was nervous because I had just absolutely loved the original Suzuki Swift and was a bit worried that it wouldn’t live...

HYUNDAI’S NEW KONA

Hyundai has launched their new Hyundai Kona locally and we are of the opinion that it could become Hyundai’s top seller. On paper the new funky looking family member comes standard with just about all you could ever want...

THE NEW BMW X4

The launch of the all-new BMW X4 was held in Kwazulu Natal at Umghlanga’s luxurious Oyster Box where Automotive Refinisher got to test the second generation X4 on the tight and twisty roads in the Valley of a Thousand...