November 4, 2016

Mobility according to BMW

The BMW Group has revealed its plan for motoring’s future – autonomous, electric, fully connected and shared. The vision is outlined in statement issued today by […]
November 1, 2016

Alfa Romeo Giulietta reworked

Alfa Romeo’s new Giulietta recently made its debut in South Africa, offering a choice of turbocharged petrol engines and Magneti Marelli-engineered exhaust, suspension and powertrain systems […]
November 1, 2016

Mercedes bakkie revealed

Daimler’s Mercedes-Benz brand has unveiled two concept versions of its first bakkie. Called the X Class, the model is scheduled to go on sale towards the […]
November 1, 2016

The rush for 5G

Big 3 Bavarian manufacturers believe that 5G will be key for connected infotainment and mapping for self-driving cars. TU-Automotive’s Andrew Tolve reports on new developments on […]
November 1, 2016

Getting it right!

Partinform aims to ensure that learners in the motor industry are well versed regarding the use and correct fitment of good quality replacement parts. Reuben van […]
October 31, 2016

Let there be light!

The automotive light bulb has evolved over time to become much more than a simple piece of wire which, encased in a vacuum, burns brightly enough […]
October 31, 2016

Components in the spotlight

Organisers of the NAACAM Show, scheduled to take place in April next year in Durban, say the event will showcase the capabilities of South Africa’s automotive […]
October 31, 2016

Adapting to change

Efficiencies in the after-sales department are crucial for dealership viability and sustainability Efficiencies in all aspects of the after-sales operation are now more crucial than ever […]
October 31, 2016

Why the APDP is necessary

South Africa, as a succession of motor industry executives have attested, has precious few investment advantages beyond the APDP – which is why it is vital […]
October 31, 2016

Automechanika heralds aftermarket changes

Connected cars take centre stage at the world’s leading trade fair The central theme at this year’s Automechanika Frankfurt – billed as the world’s largest showcase […]
October 31, 2016

‘Petrol and diesel will be around for ages’

Conventional diesel and petrol engines will continue to play major roles in the auto industry for some time to come, according to BMW executive Klaas Fröhlich. […]
October 31, 2016

Everest in local production

Ford has expanded its Everest range following introduction of a new local production initiative for the vehicle at its Silverton assembly plant, where it will be […]
October 31, 2016

SANRAL appoints new CEO

Following the resignation of Nazir Alli as the CEO of the South African National Road Agency Limited (SANRAL), the organisation has appointed one of its engineering […]
October 31, 2016

Dealers maintain profitability

South Africa’s motor franchise dealers are employing innovative strategies to keep their businesses profitable in a falling market, according to Sewells MSXI CEO Warren Olsen. He […]
October 28, 2016

Cameroon Taxi Industry chooses Ctrack Fleet Management Solutions 

Vehicle tracking and fleet management company Ctrack, a subsidiary of Novatel Wireless (Nasdaq:MIFI) have announced it has signed a partnership with the Cameroon National Taxi Union to […]
October 28, 2016

Kia Sportage set to impress

The new Kia Sportage builds comprehensively on the success of the outgoing model, offering an innovative and sophisticated package to buyers in an increasingly competitive compact […]
October 26, 2016

Toyota Gazoo racing to stick to proven 4WD recipe for Dakar 2017

The final round of the 2016 Donaldson Cross-Country Championship takes place near the mining town of Glenharvie this weekend, and Toyota Gazoo Racing SA will again […]
October 24, 2016

BMW Motorrad expand heritage lineup

The new BMW R nineT Racer and R nineT Pure provide a purist roadster feeling and athletic dynamic performance based on classic concepts. For a lot of […]