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.

TCR too expensive?

With a price of R669,000. some are saying that this vehicle is too expensive. ...

Hyundai Venue

In December 2019, the Hyundai Venue came on sale in South Africa....

Amarok V6

Coming in at R799,000 the Amarok is not cheap, but what modern lifestyle bakkie is? For that price you get a very complete vehicle that can service you from a lifestyle...

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...

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