Brenwin Naidu Motoring editor, reporter and presenter

Brenwin Naidu is an award-winning motoring journalist and the youngest South African juror to serve on the prestigious World Car Awards panel. He is the section editor for Sowetan Motoring (weekly) and Sunday Times Lifestyle Motoring (monthly), and a contributing presenter for Ignition GT.

Brenwin Naidu Motoring editor, reporter and presenter
REVIEW | Sweet Land Rover Discovery Sport soured by big price premium

The birth of the Freelander gave Land Rover a boost towards the end of the 1990s and into the new millennium.

Brenwin Naidu Motoring editor, reporter and presenter
REVIEW | Why the Volvo EX30 is a shockingly frustrating piece of kit

The electric crossover is a total departure from the core values of the Swedish brand, writes Brenwin Naidu

Brenwin Naidu Motoring editor, reporter and presenter
FIRST DRIVE | Why the Ineos Grenadier Quartermaster is the ultimate off-road ...

The word “epic” is probably used more liberally than it should be in our world of hashtagged superlatives, but in the Ineos Grenadier it fits the ...

Brenwin Naidu Motoring editor, reporter and presenter
CONSUMER WATCH | Jeep owner loses faith in Stellantis after parts bungle

Cape Town resident Elroy Goliath worked hard to enjoy the privilege of owning a latest-generation Jeep Grand Cherokee. However, with the vehicle ...

Brenwin Naidu Motoring editor, reporter and presenter
LONG-TERM UPDATE 3 | Our Q3 shows Audi hasn't cut corners on interior quality

The concept of luxury motoring and associated virtue of premium build quality has changed over the past while. It used to be that lashings of ...

Brenwin Naidu Motoring editor, reporter and presenter
Looking back at the Jaguar F-Type in South Africa

Snarling sports car represents one of the brand's finest hours

Brenwin Naidu Motoring editor, reporter and presenter
Your ultimate guide to South Africa’s best B-segment hatchbacks

Many would say the B-segment hatchback genre is waning in favour of similar size crossovers and SUV models.

Brenwin Naidu Motoring editor, reporter and presenter
VW launches its first EV in South Africa this July

Aside from being the first electric Volkswagen in the country, the ID.4 is also the first electric SUV from the manufacturer.

Brenwin Naidu Motoring editor, reporter and presenter
REVIEW | Mercedes-Benz GLE 300d stands for diesel excellence

There was a time in the contemporary motoring landscape when diesel was punted as the next frontier in passenger car powertrains.

Brenwin Naidu Motoring editor, reporter and presenter
We chat with VW commercial vehicles head Princess Ndlhovu

While Volkswagen Group Africa (VWGA) is a top-three brand in the local passenger car space, it is sometimes easy to forget about the clout of its ...