Sam Ayres

About Sam Ayres
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Sam Ayres is one of the founders of TheMotorist and enjoys writing about and photographing cars. Sam looks after the operations of TheMotorist and is based in Durban, KZN.

Golf R Review

If there is one vehicle VW know how to make well, it’s the hatch. More specifically, the hot hatch....

Audi RS5 Sportback

Our thoughts after spending a week with the Audi RS5 Sportback. ...

Golf R Akrapovic

If you didn’t know, Volkswagen South Africa have updated the Golf 7.5 R. This will most likely be the last variant of the 7th...

Suzuki Swift Sport

We drive the new Suzuki Swift Sport in South Africa...

BMW Z4

“Zukunft”. If like myself you don’t speak fluent German, then a quick Google translate will reveal that the strange word “Zukunft” ...

BMW M850i

Most of the motoring launches we attend are often for the facelift of a vehicle or a new generation model,...

Autonomous Driving

Many of the motor vehicles we drive nowadays come with bucket loads of tech...

Audi TT RS

The Audi TT RS was one of my favourite cars I was lucky enough to drive in 2018....

720S Spa 68 Collection

Back in 1968, Bruce McLaren won the first-ever Formula 1 victory for his team at ...

X-Class V6

A little over 6 months ago, we found ourselves in George sampling Mercedes-Benz's first ever double cab...