Auto Bakkie Race! is a South African motoring portal dedicated to cars, bakkies, utility vehicles, motorsport and motorcycles. Owned and run by leading SA motoring scribe Michele Lupini and his intrepid team, we cover all the latest motoring and motorsport news, launches and developments and regularly test a broad base of vehicles.

Our custom-built website is tailored to bring you the necessary motoring news as it happens - no nonsense, no click-bait, no irrelevant news and no waffle, just what you need to know when you need it, concisely, accurately and efficiently disseminated for your quick and easy enjoyment.

Our staff knows its subject intimately — editor Lupini is an automotive engineer and race driver renowned for his efforts in Lupini Performance in what now seems another life — he utilises his passion and knowledge of cars to make every story well worth the read, informative and interesting.

That’s the Auto Bakkie Race difference — we are car people first and foremost and we love to keep you on point on all aspects motoring...