February 20, 2017

Lauda and Wolff renew Merc contracts

Toto Wolff and Niki Lauda have agreed to continue their successful partnership at Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport until the end of 2020 Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport has announced that […]
February 20, 2017

Silly season for vehicle testers in Upington

For many South Africans, Upington does not feature on lists of holiday destinations – but for vehicle manufacturers it is the perfect place to test cars […]
February 17, 2017

Ferrari unveils 812 Superfast

Ferrari unveiled their new 12-cylinder berlinetta, the 812 Superfast and the fastest Ferrari in the marque’s history at the Geneva motor show recently. This new car not […]
February 15, 2017

Bridgestone SA and SAGMJ to honour top motor sportsmen

The South African Guild of Motoring Journalists has confirmed its nominees for the Bridgestone SA / SAGMJ Motor Sportsman of the Year, recognising drivers and riders […]
February 14, 2017

SA Motorsport Club announces York Timbers as new Rally sponsor

The South African Motorsport Club (SAM) and York Timbers (Pty) Ltd are proud to announce York Timbers as the new title sponsor of the second leg […]
February 14, 2017

Dazzling Line-Up for 2017 Jaguar Simola Hillclimb

Every year since its inception in 2009, Knysna’s Jaguar Simola Hillclimb (JSHC) has become bigger and better. However, this year’s eighth edition – the fourth with […]
February 13, 2017

The Fittipaldi EF7 Vision Gran Turismo by Pininfarina

Motor racing legend Emerson Fittipaldi has revealed that the body and the monocoque of the much-anticipated new Fittipaldi Motors EF7 Vision Grand Turismo will be made from […]
February 13, 2017

Kyalami announces exciting events for 2017

Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit will host three action packed Motorsport events, as well as various Lifestyle events in 2017. The first race event will be on […]
February 13, 2017

From Vegas to Detroit

There were a few notable debuts at last month’s Detroit Motor Show – but by and large the connected car world divulged its secrets at the […]
February 13, 2017

Advancing vehicle lighting

  Holographic technology becomes a hot concept in vehicle lighting Hella claims a new design for holographic lighting – developed in conjunction with Covestro, one of […]
February 13, 2017

Why recalls happen

If something can go wrong with a motor vehicle – it will, says Jake Venter In the wake of the furore created by Ford’s recall of […]
February 13, 2017

Assessing the African market

Africa is trying hard to place itself on the automotive roadmap, says Ryan Bax, Industry Analyst for Mobility at Frost & Sullivan Africa Despite wide-spread importation […]
February 13, 2017

Petronas launched in SA

Engen Petroleum has rebranded its lubricants distribution business as Engen Oil Centre – marking its official launch of the Petronas Lubricants International (PLI) range in the […]
February 13, 2017

Getting serious about tyre repair standards

Representatives of seven of South Africa’s leading tyre repair specialists and TDAFA director Hedley Judd met recently to develop a new approach to uplifting the industry’s […]
February 13, 2017

Looking to the future

Some leaders of South Africa’s motor industry believe that an increasingly positive economic outlook will translate into market improvements in the second half of 2017. David […]
February 13, 2017

The Brexit Effect

Developments generated by the UK’s severing of ties with the European Union’s single market have wide implications for South Africa’s automotive industry The United Kingdom’s referendum […]
February 13, 2017

Peugeot to open African bakkie plant

The PSA Group and STAFIM, the company’s long-term partner in Tunisia, have signed a letter of intent to assemble and market a Peugeot bakkie in that […]
February 13, 2017

Turbo’s golden age?

Honeywell’s recently released Transportation Systems Forecast for 2017 sees automakers continuing to adopt turbocharging technology to the tune of 48% of annual global sales by 2021, […]