Tag: South Africa

Top Gear-Famous Paramount Marauder Gets A Little Brother: Meet The New Maatla 4×4

Paramount Land Systems has just unveiled its new Maatla 4×4 light protected vehicle which could be viewed as a slightly smaller alternative to the famous Marauder. The new vehicle has been unveiled at the African Aerospace and Defence Expo in Tshwane, South Africa, and is based around a commercial vehicle chassis that the company says […]

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This Wild South African Has Created A V12 Twin-Turbo Toyota Hilux

When most people modify a Toyota Hilux, they jack up the suspension, equip it with new off-road tires, and install various other off-road accessories. The South African owner of this Hilux did something a little different. Created by Fatboy Fab Works, this Hilux was built for the country’s Simola Hillclimb and as such, shares very […]

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Toyota GR Starlet Is An AWD Rallycar With A Turbo 2.0-Liter Engine

The Toyota GR Yaris Rally1 hybrid WRC racer might be the quickest but it’s not the only rallycar coming from Gazoo Racing, since there is also the Toyota GR Starlet that recently debuted in South Africa. The GR Starlet is based on the previous-generation Toyota Glanza which is a sister model to the Maruti Suzuki […]

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U Spy BMW Testing A Fleet Of Models Including XM And 7-Series In South Africa

A fleet of BMW prototypes has been spotted by a CarScoops reader while doing the rounds in South Africa. While BMW conducts much of its testing in the Northern Hemisphere, it does often take its cars to South Africa for testing. While some of its prototypes were covered from view, a handful of images of […]

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Liberty Walk Suzuki Jimny Looks Adorable In Its G63 AMG-Inspired Costume

Few cars have quite the cult following of the Suzuki Jimny and there is now a particularly striking example rolling around the streets of South Africa. This particular Jimny was built by Race!, a South African tuning shop that spends most of its time working on supercars and other high-performance machines. Interestingly, the owner of […]

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