Nick Hodgson has his BComm honours in Information Systems through Rhodes University. He has an affinity for all things technological, however has always gravitated towards anything with four wheels and an engine. Exploring all aspects of motoring through journalism since 2009, never afraid to pull a punch when it comes to voicing an opinion and a good old fashioned car nut, his other passion in life is found in all things photographic. Most often found with a camera in hand and foot to the floor. He contributes to Biznews.com
So, Mercedes AMG has shoehorned yet another of its wild V8 turbo motors into a place it probably shouldn’t be, namely the GLC SUV. But can something of this nature actually offer more than just noise and speed? Nick Hodgson finds out.
Opel is now an independent in South Africa, being imported by William Hunt after GM pulled out of the country and sold Opel to Peugeot. Nick Hodgson samples one of its new SUVs, called the Grandland X.
Lamborghini. No other brand has adorned the walls of boys and girls around the world more. Now we have the Aventador and despite the scissor doors, many have questioned the pin up status of the bulls lately.
Lamborghini in SA has recently come under the umbrella of LSM Distributors, the chaps responsible for Porsche SA. First port of call was to open a new dealer in Cape Town, and at the same time show off the Urus SUV.