Is this the best car in the world?

It’s almost time for me to vote for the Women’s World Car of the Year. Hence, I’m on a mission: to find the best car in the world. Could it be the new Land Rover Defender?

That’s the question I sought to answer when I took delivery of a Defender D240 HSE. I was, of course, quite familiar with the vehicle. After all, it was probably the most publicized launch of 2020 (and also one of the most controversial – because the new model looks nothing like the old).

But what would it be like to live with? And, very importantly, does the vehicle actually warrant the R1 million-plus price tag? Read more