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Pixar Motorama 2013

Published by on Sep 18th, 2013, No Comments


Imagine working for animation company, Pixar.

Not only would you get to design and animate the craziest, funnest movies around – you will also be allowed to be part of Pixar’s Motorama; a car show held exclusively for Pixar employees.

Pixar’s Motorama has been going on for the past 12 years. Here at Motorama, the animators, who have pretty sweet rides themselves, bring their cars to show off as well as seeing exhibitions by Ferrari, Porsche and Maserati. (more…)

2012 Kia Picanto Debuts in Geneva (Video)

Published by on Mar 2nd, 2011, No Comments

It’s called the ‘Morning’ in South Korea. The fully-redesigned second generation 2012 Kia Picanto has been premiered at Geneva. Compared to the earlier models in the family, the new Picanto boasts of more cultured character and sports a bolder design.


2012 Merc B-Class New Spy Photos Emerge

Published by on Aug 27th, 2010, No Comments

New spy pictures of the 2012 Mercedes B-Class have emerged. The prototype has a strong resemblance to the BlueZero concept which debuted at the North American International Auto Show last year.


Wiesmann MF5 Roadster coming to Frankfurt

Published by on Aug 24th, 2009, No Comments

Wiesmann is known for designing some extremely unique cars and adding to that tally of exclusivity will be the Wiesmann MF5 Roadster which will be unveiled at the Frankfurt Motor Show. The signature Wiesmann style will be evident with sleek retro styling and the proud Wiesmann grille.

Wiesmann MF5 Roadster teaser image

Wiesmann MF5 Roadster teaser image

The MF5 Coupe based baby is powered by a 5.0-liter BMW V10 engine capable of producing 507hp and 520 Nm of torque. Courtesy of this strong engine power, the roadster pelts from 0 to 100 Km/h in 3.9 seconds and manages a top speed of 310km/h. On the inside is a display of lavish luxury with leather upholstery and a center-mounted instrument cluster. As always, this Wiesmann offering will also be a limited edition car with 55 units and each of those units will be priced at $269,735.

The Extreme Auto Show

Published by on Jun 10th, 2008, No Comments

castrol auto show

The Extreme Auto Show showcases the best tuners and fitment centres, as well as the diverse product ranges that these companies stock. The main focus of the show is to showcase South Africa’s best customised and modified cars, exotic cars, classic cars, and customized bikes. It is the only event that takes place once a year, that informs the motoring fraternity about what is new and available to the discerning motorist that wants to personalize his ride.

The Extreme Auto Show is about the meanest, loudest, fastest and the most desirable motor vehicles and bikes South Africa has to offer.

The Castrol Show boasts all the exotic and luxury brands, as well as the best in custom built muscle cars, classic restorations, modified custom cars and bikes kit cars, replicas, racing series and the top end aftermarket companies exhibiting each year.

2008 will see a big change as AEC has lined up a host of interactive events at this years Castrol Extreme Auto Show. Visitors can expect to be treated to the Ultimate Motoring event to take place in SA this year.

The motor concourse will be the biggest to date with big cash, prizes and trophies to be won. The calendar girls will be autographing calendars and posing for photos with visitors, both the calendars and photos can be purchased at the event.

AEC will be giving away the CASTROL EDGE SUBARU WRX STI as well as other bikes and prizes at the show.

Female visitors will be treated to manicures, Indian head messages, and much more at this years show..