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 | 2021 Jaguar F-Pace SVR is a theatrical brute

You may have noticed a thread between reviews of performance cars over the past 12 months

Brenwin Naidu Motoring editor, reporter and presenter
11 boxy off-roaders that are enduringly fashionable

We all coo over the sleekness of an aerodynamically-optimised design, but there remains something endearing about a good old box on wheels that can ...

Brenwin Naidu Motoring editor, reporter and presenter
Riding high on pizazz, with a price to match

Toyota’s C-HR Luxury is a niche buy, with surfaces, materials and decor that culminate in a brilliant environment

Brenwin Naidu Motoring editor, reporter and presenter
CONSUMER WATCH | The Rusty Suzuki Swift saga continues

The battle isn’t over for the owner of a Suzuki Swift that became severely corroded. Michael Stewart purchased a 2017 1.2 GA derivative as a new ...

Brenwin Naidu Motoring editor, reporter and presenter
REVIEW | You'd be a fool to overlook the 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe

Hyundai is responsible for many impressive products of late. Its latest Creta and Kona, for example, are praiseworthy contributions to the burgeoning ...

Brenwin Naidu Motoring editor, reporter and presenter
Ineos Grenadier is a toughie, sans frills, that should put smiles on dials

The marque has come up with a utilitarian vehicle that means business

Brenwin Naidu Motoring editor, reporter and presenter
REVIEW | 2021 Taycan Cross Turismo offers dirt-track capability

It’s a significant time for vehicle development, as most carmakers transition to electrified powertrains. This era will go down in history as the one ...

Brenwin Naidu Motoring editor, reporter and presenter
REVIEW | 2021 Mazda BT-50 is marred by harsh ride, unrealistic price

One of Mazda SAa’s recent missteps involves the current ND-generation MX-5. Someone thought it would be a great idea to cull the traditional fabric ...

Brenwin Naidu Motoring editor, reporter and presenter
Garfield would be impressed: Jag’s E-Pace is a fat cat for the ’burbs

Very much a suburban pet, this snug road-holder should appeal to singletons, couples and empty-nesters

Brenwin Naidu Motoring editor, reporter and presenter
Enjoying the evolution of the Toyota Corolla

Sampling past models from an established automobile lineage is often an illuminating experience. A hands-on motoring history lesson that exposes its ...