Suzuki Vitara 1.4 Turbo

#DriveWithPat Suzuki Vitara 1.4 Turbo

The Suzuki Vitara 1.4 Turbo GLX is the seventh Suzuki I’ve reviewed. I’ve done Suzuki reviews from the Swift to the Ertiga. If you believe

Vodacom and MTN gets a slap

Digitise or Die

It is without a doubt that the coronavirus pandemic is having an immense impact on how we conduct our businesses today. Some (if not most)

#DriveWithPat: Citroën C5 AirCross

I got to spend a week with the Citroën’s flagship SUV, C5 AirCross. At first glance, the C5 Aircross looks robust and muscular. Its unique

Isuzu D-Max 250 Auto

Isuzu D-Max 250 Auto Launch

This week saw the launch of the new Isuzu D-Max Auto, and I was fortunate to attend the launch in the beautiful Mother City (Cape

Suzuki Ciaz 1.5 GLX

#DriveWithPat: Suzuki Ciaz 1.5 GLX

Suzuki has once again been kind to us and this time around they allowed me to spend time with the gorgeous Ciaz 1.5 GLX (Checkout

Suzuki Ertiga

#DriveWithPat: Suzuki Ertiga

The folks at Suzuki have been kind enough to let us sample another of their vehicles, the Suzuki Ertiga. Before we get to the actual

Citroën is Back in South Africa

Citroën is back and it gets a Pat!

After a 3 year break, Citroën is back in the South African marketing like they never left. Citroen did a brand relaunch this week and

VW New Logo

VW unveils its brand-new logo

To reinvigorate the brand in time for a new era of mobility, Volkswagen unveiled its new logo and brand design at the Frankfurt Motor Show

Festival of Motoring

The Festival of Motoring 2019

The annual South African motoring extravaganza is back and bigger than ever before. The festival is in its fourth year and is proudly sponsored by


Nedbank reveals the secret behind Secrets

Secrets, a new short-form movie, was launched at a glittering premiere at NuMetro’s Hyde Park cinema today, where it was revealed that Nedbank is behind


Suzuki takes home two accolades at SA COTY

Suzuki beat all comers in the Lifestyle Utility and Urban Compact categories at last night’s 2019 AutoTrader South African Car of the Year Awards (COTY),

The brand-new Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross lands in SA

Boasting Mitsubishi’s unique Super All-Wheel Control (S-AWC), the all-new Eclipse Cross offers a defiant new-genre coupé approach, fusing stylish design and functionality for trendy individuals

Suzuki Vitara upgraded for 2019 model year

Suzuki is celebrating three decades of Vitara success with the introduction of a refreshed model range, with an even more generous helping of creature comforts.  

Review: Suzuki Dzire 1.2 GL

The Suzuki Dzire was known as Swift Dzire before Suzuki decided to make it its own model. An evolution that is quite symbolic in its

Cars Consumer Awards 2018/2019

On Thursday, 24 January the fourth iteration of Consumer Awards powered by Wesbank were hosted the Cars Consumer Awards at a star studded, red

New flagship FCA dealership opens in Sandton

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) announced the opening of a new flagship dealership in Gauteng. Fiat Chrysler Sandton, located on the corner of William Nicol and

The All-New Mazda3 revealed

The all-new Mazda3 made its world premiere last Thursday at the 2018 Los Angeles Auto Show. The fully redesigned model will be rolled out to

Pat Onbrands Review: Sony Xperia Xa1

This is the first product review here on and I would like to thank Sony for giving the platform the opportunity to review their

Pat on WhatsApp call

A call is a call-is-a-call-is-a-call? but no, to some people it’s not just a call. It depends on the platform from which the call is

Pat On Brands Review: Sony Xperia XA1

This is the first product review here on and I would like to thank Sony for giving the platform the opportunity to review their

Ford failed the Kuga way

Service and product failures are inevitable in business, irrespective of size and the nature of the business. The most important aspect of service and product

Golf R

Top 5 “Vrr Pha” Brands

The trending phrase during the 2015 festive season was “Ziright iGirls” meaning “are the girls okay?”. This phrase was used to make fun of the