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by James Siddall
Is there a precedent for this? Not that I recall, at least not in recent memory. And by “this” I mean the simply intergalactic pace at which GWM – that's Great Wall Motors – has accelerated from being purveyors of machines that were merely pretty good at the price to being purveyors of machines that are up there with the world's major players.


A Need For A Steed – Meet The GWM Bakkie That Can
by James Siddall
Aaah, how time flies. Hardly the most original statement, but as we're all now just beginning to exit the festive madness there's no need to get too cerebral, is there? And indeed it seems like only the other week that this strange new Chinese manufacturer appeared seemingly out of nowhere on the South African market. Its name? Great Wall Motors, or GWM as it's better known.



by James Siddall
So you walk into the pharmacy. Now it might so happen that they don't stock the exact product you're after. Or it just might be that the pharmacist wants to save you a few rand. So he or she recommends a generic.
The generic, of course, does precisely the same thing that the original does. Except...well...except it almost invariably costs quite a bit less.

Great Wall Motors sales increase by 28.3% in 2012

China-based vehicle manufacturer Great Wall Motors (GWM) has reported sale of 620000 vehicles in 2012 an increase of 28.3% compared to the sales of 2011.

GWM Launches Updated M4 Compact SUV

Following global sales success with the model in more than 11 countries, GWM recently launched an updated GWM M4 1,5-litre compact SUV in the South African market

GWM C20R Brings Crossover Chic

GWM’s dashing new C20R offers local car buyers an exciting new crossover-themed option in the compact hatchback segment

Driven: 2015 GWM Steed 5, 5E & Steed 6 Pick-up Range

It wasn’t too long ago when a raft of Chinese pick-ups arrived to do business in the South African market.

GWM Launches Intensified Attack on SA Bakkie Market

Through its high-value bakkie offerings GWM has already established itself as a significant player in the South African single- and double-cab pick-up segments

GWM's Price-Busting H6 City Arrives in SA

The year is ending on a high note for GWM South Africa - the company recently introduced the most affordable full-size SUV on sale in the country

GWM Boosts Value Offering with New Entry Level H5 SUV

GWM South Africa's value-for-money drive gathers further momentum with the addition of a new entry level variant of the brand's popular H5 SUV