September 23, 2016

Mercedes-Benz tops NADA DSI Awards

Gold was struck at the most recent WesBank-sponsored National Automobile Dealers’ Association (NADA) Dealer Satisfaction Index awards, with nine brands achieving the honour and Mercedes-Benz coming […]
September 23, 2016

The rise of 48-volt electrical systems

Automotive supplier Delphi reckons the impending switch to 48-volt vehicle architectures will come sooner than expected, predicting that as many as 11-million vehicles equipped with higher-voltage […]
September 23, 2016

Converting potholes to power

Aim for bumps in the road – it may help you to save the planet, according to Audi, which is developing a new electromechanical rotary damper […]
September 23, 2016

New CEO for Bridgestone SA

Bridgestone SA has announced the appointment of Gavin Young as its new CEO following the decision by former incumbent Mike Halforty to take early retirement. Making […]
September 23, 2016

VRE a key part of Volvo’s future

Volvo Cars Bedfordview has become the first of the brand’s dealerships in South Africa to meet international Volvo Retail Experience (VRE) standards. “The concept is aimed […]
September 23, 2016

Continental strengthens West African operation

Continental Tyre is looking to expand its retail concept in West Africa by enlisting the aid of Ghanaian partner, Rainbow Motor Workshop and Engineering, in re-launching […]
September 23, 2016

Volkswagen looks to clean up emissions

To curb the emission of fine soot particles from its TSI and TSFI direct injection petrol engines, the Volkswagen Group has decided to incorporate particulate filters […]
September 22, 2016

Thrills aplenty at Kyalami

The inaugural South African Festival of Motoring, held at the iconic Kyalami racetrack, got the adrenalin pumping as it ushered in a new era of global […]
September 21, 2016

Specification upgrade for Toyota RAV4 VX models

The Toyota RAV4 remains one of South Africa’s favourite Sport Utility Vehicles, racking up over 400 units on a monthly basis; it has established itself as […]
September 19, 2016

Tiguan heralds a new era for SUVs

Volkswagen have now been in South Africa for 65 years and they are a well known, well-loved brand. Volkswagen have built up this brand image with […]
September 13, 2016

Ticking all the boxes

Now in its tenth generation the Honda Civic has managed to continuously evolve to meet the changing needs of customers around the world. It is has […]
September 11, 2016

Rise of the smart factory

Digital transformation along the entire manufacturing value chain is bringing about revolutionary changes to the working environment and production processes in the automobile industry… The automobile […]
September 5, 2016

Pocket Rocket!

Audi’s recently introduced S1 lives up to the brand’s motorsport bred, high-performance ethos. Reuben van Niekerk reports Introduction of the Audi S1 represents a definitive milestone […]
September 1, 2016

Mazda, Hiroshima and the A-bomb

Wynter Murdoch visits Japan to get the inside line on two of Mazda’s newest models – the MX-5 and the CX-3. While he is there he […]
August 1, 2016

Tipping the upper class scale

Volkswagen’s premium-styled Passat is looking to reclaim its position as one of South Africa’s favourite executive sedans Volkswagen’s eighth-generation Passat was launched in South Africa with a […]