Xplore with BMW x3
It's unanimous, X is our happy place!
The inevitable conclusion of Xplore with BMW X3 has brought on unexpected nostalgia for the open road with our adventurers...
'I'm inspired to go see what other stories are out there'
As Team Cape Town finishes their incredible road trip with the BMW X3, presenters Africa Melane and Sibongile Mafu reflect on their journey.
Three provinces, one day - leaning back and enjoying the ride
A sunrise game drive in North West, abseiling in the Free State, and live jazz in Johannesburg - Team Cape Town and the BMW X3 were going places on day six.
The team celebrates a Ceres-ly good day in the Cape's fruit bowl
Take a new model X3 and an e-bike to match, throw in some Springtime weather and you have a recipe for Living to the x.
The past, and the future, lives in (and on) the hills of the klein karoo
A detour to Sutherland saw our day reignite at astronomical sunset with a lesson on celestial beings and supernovas.
Past, meet Future: From historical romance to modern-day tranquility
A visit to a 200-year-old mission station steeped in history and an encounter with a majestic animal characterised day five for Team Cape Town.
Having a ball and causing a stir in the summer heat of the Northern Cape
After hours of semi-desert punctuated by acacia trees and the ever-present heat - a lush oasis beckons the Cape Town team.
When a fork in the road raises the issue of "X"
George offers a range of options for many things - not least the choice of pass to get over the picturesque Outeniqua Mountains.
Chasing waterfalls: Finding peace in the Place of Great Noise
Three hours of travelling through the stark, barren beauty of the Northern Cape leads you to one of South Africa's iconic waterfalls.
Very little prepares you for Graaf Reinet's Valley of Desolation
This was a full-on attack on our senses as we stepped out of the refined and temperature controlled interior of the BMW X3.
Visiting that part of the country where the silence can be deafening
A chance trip on a 4X4 track introduced the team to a real character, but also to the notion of a silence that envelops you.
Kicking up the dust in search of history on those roads less travelled
A provincial monument in Namaqualand gave the teams their first chance to put the cars to the test on a very tough dirt road.
Swartland calling: The Cape Town team starts their journey
A mix-up sees two cars on the wrong route to Vredendal as the Cape Town team starts their journey with a trip through the Swartland.
The drive is the dream - even when the weather isn't playing ball
The dark clouds of distant thunderstorms just added to a day of dramatic scenery in a far flung corner of the Eastern Free State.
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From the hot mess of Joburg streets to the Cape's coolest sunset...
Jacob Moshokoa and Alex Caige are following the road less travelled from Joburg in the comfort and luxury of the all-new BMW X3.