October 4, 2016

Beating the credit crunch

While South Africa’s economic climate has seen business confidence wane, opting to sweat existing assets – especially when it comes to transport and logistics – may not […]
October 4, 2016

The IoT and the auto industry

Pierre Bruwer, Managing Director of Ctrack SA, looks into the future of mobility How will the Internet of Things (IoT) impact the development of motor vehicles […]
October 4, 2016

Shaping the future with diesel

Engines powered by fossil fuels will continue to dominate the world’s roads for years to come, with technical innovations continually reducing emissions, according to Bosch Automotive […]
October 4, 2016

CNG: Fuel of the future

There is no denying the fact that the world’s fossil fuel reserves are being depleted. Accordingly, many businesses that are aiming to reduce their carbon footprints […]
October 4, 2016

Beyond industry standards

Sebokeng Fuels has recently been awarded prestigious Shell RT Pillar certification It is not very often that one company is accredited across two different industries and […]
October 4, 2016

Heading down trucking’s road

A glimpse into what commercial vehicles could be like in 2030… It is the year 2030. The number 15 flashes on the display of Thilo Schneider’s […]
October 4, 2016

Managing hidden risks

True costs and complexities that arise in the aftermath of a hijacking or an accident can come as a major shock to transporters, says Morné Stoltz, […]
October 4, 2016

Mother of a mileage!

While seeing the odometer on a truck click over the coveted one-million kilometre milestone is a noteworthy experience, there are some commercial vehicles in daily operation […]
October 3, 2016

Fuso’s FJ powers in

Daimler’s Fuso range has been extended in South Africa with the launch of the FJ 16-230 – a truck that is suited for medium to heavy […]
October 3, 2016

FAW explores new horizons

Driver safety and comfort coupled with cost-efficient operating costs, transparency in the purchasing and body-building process and excellent back-up service has made FAW the number one […]
October 3, 2016

MAN on the data move

Volkswagen Truck & Bus has launched a MAN-developed, cloud-based vehicle management system which the company claims will significantly change the transportation industry Volkswagen’s new cloud-based RIO […]
October 3, 2016

The new man behind MAN Truck & Bus SA

Markus Geyer recently took the helm of MAN’s South African operations. Ryan de Smidt asks him about his plans for the company’s future Markus Geyer is […]
October 3, 2016

World’s fastest truck

Volvo’s custom-built truck, the Iron Knight, has broken world speed records for standing- starts over 500 and 1 000 metres. Driven by Swedish race ace Boije Ovebrink, the truck […]
October 3, 2016

Freightliner unveils new Cascadia

Freightliner has unveiled its new Cascadia, billed as the most advanced truck the company has produced. Designed to reduce the Real Cost of Ownership (RCO), the […]
September 29, 2016

Wage agreement reached

The auto industry and labour union NUMSA have agreed on wage increases and benefit structures for a three-year period The automotive manufacturing sector and the National […]
September 29, 2016

Uplifting cyber security

With the prospect of cyber attacks on vehicles rising with the popularity of car connectivity, automotive electronics specialist Harmon is pioneering a new field of on […]
September 29, 2016

Why oil is so slick

Reducing friction is only half the story… oil has an amazing amount of other properties. Jake Venter explains There’s a lot more to lubrication than just […]
September 29, 2016

Bridgestone celebrates 80th milestone

Last month marked 80 years since the rst Firestone tyre to be man- ufactured in South Africa rolled off the assembly line at the company’s factory in […]