28.05.21 Pt 2 - What's a piece of advice you've heard before that has helped you in an emergency? Does the brace position really help you survive a plane crash? Simphiwe and Siya take a stab at motoring news, in place of George, while Leigh-Ann prepares for meeting her ex in-laws this weekend.

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Phil Coetzer from De Wit Motors updates the team with what’s happening in the world of motoring. He shares insights on the latest car sales trends, and recommends the best car for going on game drives with the family.

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21.05.21 Pt 2 - Imagine taking a flight that’s only for fat people… well Gareth and Siya seem to once again think that they have a “brilliant” business idea. Friends of the show, Phil Coetzer and George Mienie join the guys to give them all the latest motoring news and suggest which cars to drive to survive a zombie apocalypse.

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This week on #AutoCentral, SA’s No.1 motoring podcast, anchor George Mienie and co-host Wandile Sishi welcome Greg Maruszewski, Managing Director of Volvo Car South Africa, to the studio. Together, they unpack how this top motor manufacturer is preparing for the future by building on its long tradition of innovation. They also discuss Volvo’s plans to introduce new all-electric vehicles, their expanding suite of semi-autonomous driving aids, and the myriad of ways in which automotive retailing has changed in the post-pandemic world. Powered by AutoTrader.

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23.04.21 Pt 2 - Queen Elizabeth ll has recently been labelled as “the world’s longest-standing and most successful CEO”. Leigh-Ann shares a few phrases you should never use in an email. Do you reckon you’re a fantastic artist? Well, Gareth chats to Dr Paul Bayliss, Senior Specialist Art Curator at Absa Group, about the 2021 Absa L’Atelier art competition.

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On this week’s #AutoCentral, SA’s no.1 motoring podcast, George Mienie and co-host Wandile Sishi welcome Les McMaster from RightToRepair to discuss the South African Competition Commission’s proposed new guidelines regarding the automotive aftermarket. The team explores how these regulations will impact the manufacturing, repair, insurance and financing of cars, and how these guidelines should be advantageous to the consumer and aftermarket service industry. Powered by AutoTrader.

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This week on #AutoCentral, SA’s No.1 motoring podcast, George Mienie and Wandile Sishi look at diesel cars’ rise and predict what the future holds for diesel power. Martin Pretorius joins the chat to review the new BMW 420d coupé. Finally, the team answers your most pressing motoring questions in our 'Ask AutoTrader' segment - such as what would happen if you were to pour diesel into a petrol car’s fuel tank and so much more! Powered by AutoTrader.

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This week on #AutoCentral, SA’s No.1 motoring podcast, George Mienie and Wandile Sishi reveal the top 10 most searched cars of 2020 and unpack what actually makes a car great. Lawrence Minnie joins the conversation this week to highlight some of the AutoTrader team’s favourite cars of 2020, before they answer your most pressing motoring questions posted on AutoTrader. This week’s questions include returning a car after the sales transaction, the wisdom of buying a stolen and recovered vehicle, and so much more! Powered by AutoTrader.

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In this week’s #AutoCentral, SA’s No.1 motoring podcast, George Mienie and Wandile Sishi unpack the future and direction of the traditional sedan in South Africa, and investigate ways in which manufacturers are trying to generate demand for this traditional body-type. Chad Lückhoff enters the chat to compare the Mercedes-AMG A35 Sedan with the BMW M235i Gran Coupé – two cars aimed at the same market segment, but achieving varying degrees of success. Finally, the team answers your motoring questions posted on Ask AutoTrader... such as whether you should buy a repaired used car. Powered by AutoTrader.

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The French have always done things their own way, and 2021's New Year's celebrations were sensational to say the least - cars were set alight as part of a game, we kid you not. A hapless Canadian bought the same model of car twice, only to have it stolen twice. 'Scrap Car Comparisons' is a company offering unconventional therapy to car owners who don't know how to dispose of their old motor vehicles. Finally, you might be surprised at the results of a study into where most car accidents take place. Powered by AutoTrader.

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