Thomas Falkiner Motoring writer

Thomas Falkiner has been driving and writing about cars since 2008. He serves TimesLIVE Motoring, Sunday Times Lifestyle, Edit Man and S-Mag.

Thomas Falkiner Motoring writer
How Daft Punk made the Ferrari 412 impossibly cool

Daft Punk on Monday shocked the music world when they announced via YouTube that they were disbanding.

Thomas Falkiner Motoring writer
Audi Q3 Sportback is game for pretty much anything you can throw at it

This makes it an exceedingly capable road trip companion

Thomas Falkiner Motoring writer
Audi Q3 Sportback Road Trip | Update 5: Which extras are worth it?

The festive season holidays shot by suspiciously quickly and as such I find myself back in the Johannesburg 'office'. This also means that ...

Thomas Falkiner Motoring writer
Audi Q3 Sportback Road Trip | Update 4: Ride

It has been almost a month since I got handed the key to the Audi Q3 Sportback 40 TFSI Quattro. And in this time I've clocked up a fair bit of ...

Thomas Falkiner Motoring writer
REVIEW | The new Land Rover Defender proves a worthy successor to the old model

Landy's new kid on the block is pretty darn accomplished.

Thomas Falkiner Motoring writer
Audi Q3 Sportback Road Trip | Update 3: A night at the drive-in

I'm nearly 40 and I have never been to a drive-in movie theatre. Wait, no, I lie ... I went to the Veldskoen a few nights before it closed for good ...

Thomas Falkiner Motoring writer
REVIEW | Why the 'new' Jaguar F-Type R Coupé remains a force to be reckoned with

This updated 2020 F-Type R does seem more mature than past efforts.

Thomas Falkiner Motoring writer
REVIEW | Hitting the road with the 'edgy' Audi Q3 Sportback 40 TFSI Quattro

The writer will post regular updates about its performance, features, economy and handling over the festive season.

Thomas Falkiner Motoring writer
Audi Q3 Sportback Road Trip | Update 2: Handling

The best thing about a trip down to the Western Cape is that you are never that far away from a selection of excellent driving road across which you ...

Thomas Falkiner Motoring writer
Audi Q3 Sportback Road Trip | Update 1: Fuel economy

This week I finally escaped the clutches of Johannesburg. Cabin Fever was starting to set in, so it was a joyous relief to wake up early on Saturday ...

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