Phuti Mpyane Senior Motoring Correspondent

Cars have been a surefire passion for Phuti Mpyane even as a tyke. This was intensified 16 years ago when he joined the ranks of SA motoring journalism. He is now a senior motoring writer at Business Day.

Phuti Mpyane Senior Motoring Correspondent
McLaren unveils 330km/h Artura Spider convertible

The retractable hard top is made of carbon-reinforced plastic and operates in 11 seconds

Phuti Mpyane Senior Motoring Correspondent
GWM Tank 300 makes strong first impression as a rugged all-rounder

The first product from the brand's new mud-plugger subsidiary is genuinely gritty and refined.

Phuti Mpyane Senior Motoring Correspondent
FIRST DRIVE | Honda Elevate hopes to stand out in competitive segment

If you’re anxious to jump on the popular compact family crossover SUV bandwagon, Honda South Africa has introduced a new alternative.

Phuti Mpyane Senior Motoring Correspondent
REVIEW | Why the Honda Fit Hybrid might be the ultimate urban hatch

The Honda Fit is an oddball with a big secret. Owners know there are plenty hatchbacks more flamboyantly styled but they also know it’s unbeatable ...

Phuti Mpyane Senior Motoring Correspondent
RM Sotheby’s to auction rare collection of cars and sneakers

The Ultimate sneaker collection consisting of 99 of the world’s 100 rarest sneakers, cars, including iconic Porsches, Ferraris and Mercedes-Benz ...

Phuti Mpyane Senior Motoring Correspondent
Lesufi announces Gauteng to get new vehicle number plates

Gauteng premier Panyaza Lesufi announced on Tuesday that new vehicle registration plates will be introduced from April 1.

Phuti Mpyane Senior Motoring Correspondent
Facelifted Mercedes-Benz GLE range rides high on improved styling, tech and ...

The facelifted Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV and coupé models went on sale in South Africa in October, including the Mercedes-AMG GLE 53 and 63 S, which ...

Phuti Mpyane Senior Motoring Correspondent
FIRST DRIVE | Toyota Land Cruiser 70 Series updated with retro styling and more ...

The Toyota Land Cruiser 70 Series enhanced for 2024 and beyond is on sale in South Africa.

Phuti Mpyane Senior Motoring Correspondent
LONG-TERM UPDATE 2 | Ford Ranger Wildtrak X excels at the urban hustle

There are plenty of double-cab bakkie choices in this market. You could confuse yourself trying to find your perfect fit in the 24-model Ford Ranger ...

Phuti Mpyane Senior Motoring Correspondent
New Ford Ranger bakkie available with factory-approved SVI armouring

The armouring kits can be financed through Ford's dealerships