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  • The “Logistics IT” pavilion at HANNOVER MESSE
    Sep 16, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    The “Logistics IT” pavilion at HANNOVER MESSE

    With a new “Logistics IT” pavilion, Deutsche Messe is helping small and medium-sized software providers to present their solutions at HANNOVER MESSE. The pavilion is located in the Digital Ecosystems display in Hall 17, right at the heart of the… more...
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  • The MAZ 646087 truck-tractor which will be on display at Futuroad
    Sep 13, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    New heavy truck brand preparing to enter South…

    MAZ, a truck and machinery manufacturer from Belarus, is preparing to enter the heavy-duty segment of the Southern African market. The brand will have two trucks on display at Futuroad, the truck and bus expo, which is being co-located with… more...
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  • New Renault Zoe: the pleasure of driving 100% electric takes on a new dimension
    Sep 13, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    New Renault Zoe: the pleasure of driving 100%…

    Following its reveal to the public in June 2019, the New Renault ZOE is taking to European roads with an offer of 100% electric driving pleasure and a new dimension thanks to a range of up to 395 km WLTP*, a more efficient 100 kW engine, its loading… more...
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  • Travelling in Africa? You need to read this first
    Sep 13, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Travelling in Africa? You need to read this first

    Travelling in Africa can be a wonderful, life-enriching experience. For South Africans, exploring other countries on the continent can also be relatively affordable making it very attractive for those wanting to holiday on a budget. But, says AA… more...
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  • Smarter mobility key to a sustainable South Africa
    Sep 13, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Smarter mobility key to a sustainable South Africa

    Smarter Mobility Africa summit to host big gun speakers in 2019 The World Economic Forum has revealed that by 2050, 70% of the world’s population will be living and operating in urban areas. Considering the resultant congestion and air pollution,… more...
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  • The Future of the Electric Car (EV) in South Africa
    Sep 13, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    The Future of the Electric Car (EV) in South…

    Not enough is known by the South African consumer about the electric car or even the EV charging infrastructure. We are not as behind as we think we are. Our charging infrastructure actually exists Believe or not, but, one can actually drive from… more...
    Editor 85
  • Opinion piece: Next-Gen dashcams can revolutionise risk for the insurance industry, reducing fraudulent claims
    Sep 13, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Opinion piece: Next-Gen dashcams can…

    The insurance industry is built to provide cover for drivers and businesses to insure against the loss, damage or liability that occurs as a result of a vehicle accidents, theft, hijacking or fire. The premiums for covering such vehicular-related… more...
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  • The
    Sep 13, 2019 Motoring

    The "P" series Pickup launched with "Super Five…

    During the Chengdu Motor Show 2019 kick off on September 5, Great Wall "P" series pickup released its "Super Five Star" Program. Based on the user-oriented principle, the program focuses on five aspects of super symbolism, super factory, super… more...
    Editor 85
  • Michael Bültmann, Managing Director, in charge of international relations  at HERE Technologies
    Sep 11, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Location data can transform SA’s transport system…

    Location technology can transform South Africa’s transport system – but don’t expect to see self-driving cars on our roads any time soon. What’s more relevant is the need for the public and private sectors to work together more closely to unlock the… more...
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  •  Neil Woolridge Motorsport Ford Rangers win record fourth consecutive Rally dos Sertões in Brazil
    Sep 11, 2019 Motorsport

    Neil Woolridge Motorsport Ford Rangers win…

    Record-breaking fourth win in a row for the Neil Woolridge Motorsport (NWM) designed and built Class T1 Ford Ranger V8 on longest and toughest Rally dos Sertões to date Lucas Moraes and Kaique Bentivoglio power NWM X Rally Team/MEM Motorsport Ford… more...
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  • The all-new Renault Captur presented at the Frankfurt Motor Show
    Sep 11, 2019 Motoring

    The all-new Renault Captur presented at the…

    At the Frankfurt Motor Show, Thierry Bolloré, CEO of Groupe Renault, and Laurens van den Acker, EVP Corporate Design, presented the All-new Renault Captur, the latest version of the best-selling urban SUV, with 1.5 million units sold in more than 90… more...
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  • Ford Reveals Electrified Vehicle Line-Up that will Surpass Conventional Petrol and Diesel by 2022
    Sep 11, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Ford Reveals Electrified Vehicle Line-Up that…

    Ford at the Frankfurt Motor Show premieres strongest-ever electrified line-up including new Puma EcoBoost Hybrid, all-new Explorer and Tourneo Custom Plug-In Hybrids, and all-new Kuga SUV - the first Ford to offer mild-, full- and plug-in hybrid… more...
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  • CEZ Group selects Driivz to manage its EV charging infrastructure in the Czech Republic
    Sep 11, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    CEZ Group selects Driivz to manage its EV…

    The CEZ Group has chosen Driivz to help expand its ČEZ Electromobility EV charging network, which is the largest in the Czech Republic. The EV market in the Czech Republic is expected to grow significantly over the next decade. The new contract adds… more...
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  • Honda Motorcycles Southern Africa is pleased to announce that the CRF250L is now available in a new Stealth Black colour scheme
    Sep 10, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Honda Motorcycles Southern Africa is pleased to…

    19YM CRF250L Honda Motorcycles Southern Africa is pleased to announce that the CRF250L is now available in a new Stealth Black colour scheme, in addition to the classic Extreme Red. 1. Introduction A 250cc dual-purpose motorcycle covers many bases:… more...
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  • Inspirational Design: The Process of Creating a World-Class SUV
    Sep 10, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Inspirational Design: The Process of Creating a…

    SUV’s have grown in popularity over recent years Ford has been designing SUV’s for almost as long as the vehicles have existed At its heart, a Ford SUV is both capable and versatile Take a look around on the roads today, and you will see Sport… more...
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  • Ferrari 812 GTS: the V12 spider returns
    Sep 10, 2019 Motoring

    Ferrari 812 GTS: the V12 spider returns

    800 cv makes it the most powerful production convertible on the market Exactly 50 years on from the debut of the last spider in the Ferrari range to sport a front-mounted V12, the 812 GTS hailsa triumphant return for a model type that has played a… more...
    Editor 86
  • MEYLE Performance Update
    Sep 09, 2019 Motorsport

    MEYLE Performance Update

    ADAC GT Master - T3 Motorsport back from its summer break At the beginning of August, the time had finally come: After two months, the "League of Super Sports Cars" returned from its summer break. The third race weekend of the ADAC GT Masters took… more...
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  • Lotus legend celebrated: Jim Clark tribute at Bo’ness Revival Hillclimb
    Sep 09, 2019 Motorsport

    Lotus legend celebrated: Jim Clark tribute at…

    Celebration of motorsport icon Jim Clark at Bo’ness Revival Hillclimb 60 years after he competed Story of Clark’s participation told in a new film featuring a Lotus Exige Sport 350. Download it now at media.lotuscars.com Event featured unique… more...
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  • Preview of the new Jeep® Renegade Plug-in Hybrid (PHEV) at MotorVillage Champs-Elysées Paris
    Sep 09, 2019 Motoring

    Preview of the new Jeep® Renegade Plug-in Hybrid…

    The first Jeep® Plug-in Hybrid electric vehicle for the EMEA region will be the star of a Jeep exhibition in the heart of Paris. The Jeep Renegade PHEV will be previewed at the MotorVillage Champs-Elysées until the 25th of September. Following its… more...
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  • Fernando Alonso to be part of the action at Lichtenburg 400 while title contenders battle it out over 400 tough kilometres
    Sep 06, 2019 Motorsport

    Fernando Alonso to be part of the action at…

    While many eyes will be on the two-time Formula 1 World Champion, Fernando Alonso, in attendance at the Lichtenburg 400, the fifth and penultimate round of the South African National Cross Country Series (SACCS) that takes place on 13 and 14… more...
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  • Hino's 50-day promotional roadshow into Africa proves successful
    Sep 06, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Hino's 50-day promotional roadshow into Africa…

    Hino, the largest truck and bus manufacturer in Japan, has just undertaken a successful 50-day promotional roadshow through four countries in Sub-Saharan Africa to increase brand awareness and to build a base for increasing sales in the region. The… more...
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  • The Kyalami 9 Hour race is set to be the event of the year as top artists bring rhythm and beats to the circuit
    Sep 06, 2019 Motorsport

    The Kyalami 9 Hour race is set to be the event of…

    BLACK COFFEE, SUN EL MUSICIAN, PRIME CIRCLE, MI CASA, SHEKHINAH AND OTHERS TO PERFORM The revived Kyalami 9 Hour will celebrate and showcase Africa’s creative spirit to the world on November 22/23 by blending international motorsport with music.… more...
    Editor 68
  • Commercial vehicle sales remain in green but tough months ahead
    Sep 04, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Commercial vehicle sales remain in green but…

    Although truck sales showed year-on-year growth at the end of August, it has been tough going for the local South African commercial vehicle market over the last number of months. “The economy is being negatively impacted by numerous global and… more...
    Editor 105
  • New Audi A1 Sportback: an ideal companion for an urban lifestyle
    Sep 04, 2019 Motoring

    New Audi A1 Sportback: an ideal companion for an…

    Eye-catching, sportier design with taut lines Infotainment and interior concepts from the Audi full-size class Local packages offering convenience, customisation and an inclusive value proposition In 2011, a brand-new Audi model line made its debut… more...
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  • Looking for a great value mom’s taxi? Here are the five best used car buys
    Sep 03, 2019 Motoring

    Looking for a great value mom’s taxi? Here are…

    By Jeff Osborne, Gumtree Autos At a pinch, almost any car will do for a school run (and for all the other parenting chores) but there are some vehicles which are definitely more suited to being a Mom’s Taxi. A compact 5-door hatchback is ideal when… more...
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  • Goodyear and Brabham Automotive announce global partnership
    Sep 03, 2019 Motorsport

    Goodyear and Brabham Automotive announce global…

    Collaboration across racing and road car developments Goodyear Racing tyres to be fitted to track cars Goodyear Eagle F1 SuperSport chosen for the official road compliant conversion option Brabham to return to racing in November 2019 at Brands Hatch… more...
    Editor 99
  • Cross Country Championship brings action, economic boost and school shoes to Lichtenburg
    Sep 02, 2019 Motorsport

    Cross Country Championship brings action,…

    The town of Lichtenburg in the North-West Province as well as the surrounding areas are in the final process of preparations for the Lichtenburg 400, the fifth and penultimate round of the South African National Cross Country Series (SACCS).… more...
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  • Signatech Alpine Elf - FIA world endurance championship
    Sep 02, 2019 Motorsport

    Signatech Alpine Elf - FIA world endurance…

    In 2019, Alpine begins the seventh campaign of its contemporary Endurance programme. Entered under the Signatech Alpine Elf banner, the no. 36 Alpine A470 competes in the LMP2 category of the FIA World Endurance Championship (FIA WEC). Eight teams… more...
    Editor 71
  • DHL introduces new mobile app to further enhance customer experience
    Sep 02, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    DHL introduces new mobile app to further enhance…

    DHL (www.DHL.com) Express Mobile app launched in eight African countries, and a further 40 countries to be live by the end of 2020; App offers a number of key benefits that facilitate tracking and faster delivery; Growing demand for mobile services in… more...
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  • 2nd quarter land transport volumes encouraging
    Aug 30, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    2nd quarter land transport volumes encouraging

    The Ctrack Logistics Barometer, which includes data from the road, rail, sea, aviation and pipeline sectors, shows that South Africa’s total logistics volumes rose 3.1% in July 2019 compared to the same month last year (see Figure 1). Figure 1.… more...
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  • Electrifying power for supreme driving pleasure: market launch of the new BMW X5 xDrive45e
    Aug 30, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Electrifying power for supreme driving pleasure:…

    New edition of the Sports Activity Vehicle with plug-in hybrid drive combines in-line 6-cylinder petrol engine featuring the very latest BMW eDrive technology – system output increased to 290 kW, electrically powered range now tripled as compared to… more...
    Editor 102
  • Isuzu Explores Alternate Fuel Solutions for Commercial Vehicles
    Aug 29, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Isuzu Explores Alternate Fuel Solutions for…

    Protoptype testing of Dual Fuel, and Compressed Natural Gas Trucks Isuzu Motors South Africa (IMSAF) is evaluating trucks which use alternate propulsion technologies that may be suitable for the African market. This is part of the company's drive to… more...
    Editor 117
  • Ghana Msibi - Executive Head of WesBank's Motor Division
    Aug 29, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Wesbank fuel economy tour in partnership with FNB…

    The WesBank Fuel Economy Tour in partnership with FNB, takes place from November 16-20 and has been lauded as an excellent example of companies and brands working together in a collective effort for the benefit of South African consumers. The event… more...
    Editor 119
  • Great Wall's new P Series Pickup launched, Aiming at the World's Top Three
    Aug 29, 2019 Motoring

    Great Wall's new P Series Pickup launched, Aiming…

    On the 18th of August, Great Wall's new P Series Pickup was officially launched, commencing the dawn of a new era of Chinese passenger pickups and further enhancing the company's globalization strategy. Great Wall's new P Series Pickup will be… more...
    Editor 117
  • Compact SUV with all-round talent: the new Audi Q3
    Aug 29, 2019 Motoring

    Compact SUV with all-round talent: the new Audi Q3

    Now with bigger dimensions and more comfort A compact SUV suited for everyday utility An advanced interior similar to top-of-the-line models Local packages offering convenience and an inclusive value proposition The new Audi Q3 is a family SUV with… more...
    Editor 193
  • Meet the refreshed Volvo XC90
    Aug 29, 2019 Motoring

    Meet the refreshed Volvo XC90

    The Volvo XC90 - one of the world’s most highly acclaimed sports utility vehicles (SUVs) - has just got even better! It’s been treated to a design and features refresh, and it’s emerged as an even more enticing proposition. According to Greg… more...
    Editor 110
  • Car service intervals are there for a reason
    Aug 29, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Car service intervals are there for a reason

    Car service intervals are there for a reason, says Dewald Ranft, Chairman of the Motor Industry Workshop Association (MIWA), a proud association of the Retail Motor Industry Organisation (RMI). “Its important for motorists to realise that car… more...
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  • The best car safety tips for your family
    Aug 28, 2019 Motoring

    The best car safety tips for your family

    Car crashes are the leading cause of unintentional injury-related death among children ages 14 and under. Unrestrained children are more likely to be injured, suffer severe injuries and die in car crashes than children who are restrained. “Child… more...
    Editor 124
  • Test-Drive Your Ambition at Nampo Cape 2019
    Aug 28, 2019 Motoring

    Test-Drive Your Ambition at Nampo Cape 2019

    The second offering of Nampo Cape, from 4-6 September 2019, will offer Western Cape enthusiasts a unique opportunity to experience the Mitsubishi product range in the Winds of Progress blowing through the wheat fields around Bredasdorp. Three of the… more...
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  • Hyundai Motorsport set to go electric
    Aug 26, 2019 Motorsport

    Hyundai Motorsport set to go electric

    Hyundai Motorsport has begun work on its first ever electric race car in an exciting new project that will herald a new motorsport era for the company. The car, which has been designed and built at Hyundai Motorsport's headquarters in Alzenau,… more...
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  • Sven Vangermain new Sales Representative for the Middle East and Africa Region
    Aug 26, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Sven Vangermain new Sales Representative for the…

    Expansion of sales activities in the Middle East and Africa With effect from 1 July 2019, Sven Vangermain has taken over as Sales Representative for the Middle East and Africa region at Clark Europe GmbH. As a long-time Clark employee, Sven… more...
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  • 1959 – 2019, Sixty years of MINI
    Aug 26, 2019 Motoring

    1959 – 2019, Sixty years of MINI

    The original in the premium segment of small cars has reached its 60th birthday – but it is even younger than ever. It was sixty years ago, to be precise on 26 August 1959, that British Motor Corporation (BMC) proudly revealed the result of their… more...
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  • Supply chain mistakes SMEs should avoid
    Aug 26, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Supply chain mistakes SMEs should avoid

    Considering the tough economic environment, it has never been more important for small businesses in the logistics sector to keep their supply chains healthy and eliminate costly mistakes. Zak Sivalingum, FNB regional head, Gauteng East says,… more...
    Editor 88
  • Laurence Smith, Executive at GIT
    Aug 26, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    GIT announces local availability of Surfsight…

    Graphic Image Technologies (GIT) recently announced the local availability of an affordable, scalable smart dashcam solution from Surfsight. This solution is exactly what logistics companies, shuttle services, taxi associations and car hire… more...
    Editor 82
  • How the sharing economy is helping to boost sustainability
    Aug 26, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    How the sharing economy is helping to boost…

    From rideshare transport options to student-style co-living developments, the sharing economy is bringing in a wealth of eco-friendly options The familiar paradox of city life is that the more people there are – the larger the crowd – the less… more...
    Editor 128
  • Intense battles expected from competitive Falken Polo Cup field in East London
    Aug 26, 2019 Motorsport

    Intense battles expected from competitive Falken…

    Bradley Liebenberg heads championship standings going into round 6 Reigning title-holder Jeffrey Kruger currently second overall East London Grand Prix circuit to host tough battle The Falken Polo Cup provides some of the closest and most exciting… more...
    Editor 86
  • Mpho Matseba, product and marketing manager at Fuso Southern Africa
    Aug 23, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Fuso sees growth

    WHILE most bosses of big companies are worried about business in Mzansi, Jasper Hafkamp, CEO of Daimler Trucks and Buses Southern Africa, says he is seeing positive signs in the order book for medium-sized trucks. Because when smaller businesses… more...
    Editor 218
  • Pumla Mtini was all smiles when she took ownership of her new shop handed to her by Kanu Managing Director, Mike Pienaar, left, and Kanu General Manager: Manufacturing and Engineering, Wynand Moller
    Aug 23, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Truck body conversion brings new hope to retired…

    WHEN a street vendor lost almost her entire livelihood due to burglary and theft, Kanu Commercial Body Construction in Port Elizabeth helped her to get back on her feet - by upgrading her informal "shack-shop" to a fully functional fit-for-purpose… more...
    Editor 113
  • Concours South Africa delivers the perfect blend of elegance and entertainment
    Aug 23, 2019 Motoring

    Concours South Africa delivers the perfect blend…

    Steyn City, Johannesburg Friday 30 August - Sunday 1 September Concours South Africa returns to Steyn City Parkland Residence, from 30 August to 1 September, for the second consecutive year. Showcasing a stunning array of classic cars, together with… more...
    Editor 153
  • MEYLE parts in motorsports: From race track to road
    Aug 23, 2019 Motorsport

    MEYLE parts in motorsports: From race track to…

    For more than 60 years, the credo of MEYLE has been to manufacture better solutions and parts for the Independent Automotive Aftermarket. With its three product lines MEYLE-ORIGINAL, MEYLE-PD and MEYLE-HD, MEYLE offers tailor-made solutions and… more...
    Editor 138
  • Letshego Zulu joins Red-Lined
    Aug 23, 2019 Motorsport

    Letshego Zulu joins Red-Lined

    It seems that the Red-Lined Motoring Adventures bug has bitten Letshego Zulu hard! Zulu, whom race fans will know as the late Gugu’s wife, is also not just a biokineticist, adventurer, businesswoman and television personality as a contestant in both… more...
    Editor 90
  • Opel Moves People & Goods, Easily!
    Aug 23, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Opel Moves People & Goods, Easily!

    Opel Zafira Life - Practical benefits, comfort & safety are top priorities! Opel Vivaro Panel Van - The light commercial vehicle offensive gains traction! Attractive, flexible and practical vans are named Zafira. The success story continues with the… more...
    Editor 112
  • Haval unveils the future
    Aug 22, 2019 Motoring

    Haval unveils the future

    In a world of Sports Utility noise, with many brands and many variations of small to medium SUVs on offer to the South African motorist, the Haval H2 injects a breath of fresh air into this genre of motor vehicles that is somewhat over populated and… more...
    Editor 123
  • Haval shows what the future holds
    Aug 22, 2019 Motoring

    Haval shows what the future holds

    The first day of the 2019 Wesbank Festival of Motoring started with much fanfare and excitement as Haval Motors Southern Africa started the week long trade show with a press conference on their world class purpose built exhibition stand in the main… more...
    Editor 93
  • Do you understand car insurance excess and how it works?
    Aug 22, 2019 Motoring

    Do you understand car insurance excess and how it…

    When choosing a new car insurance, one of the most important factors to consider is the insurance excess cost. Low insurance premiums could sometimes mean a high insurance excess cost – and if you don’t make an informed decision at the start of your… more...
    Editor 136
  • Five South African premieres at the Festival of Motoring for Volkswagen
    Aug 22, 2019 Motoring

    Five South African premieres at the Festival of…

    At the Volkswagen Stand, a locally-inspired Vivo concept car, the soon-to-be-launched T-Cross, limited edition Golf GTI TCR, the record-breaking ID.R as well as the special edition Amarok Canyon made their debut at the Festival of Motoring At a… more...
    Editor 156
  • Focus on e-tolls in second open letter from the AA to Minister of Transport
    Aug 22, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Focus on e-tolls in second open letter from the…

    Dear Minister Mbalula, In June we congratulated you on your appointment and outlined several areas of our transport environment we believe need urgent attention. These included road safety, the AARTO legislation, law enforcement, and pedestrian… more...
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  • Which are the best pre-owned cars to buy in 2019? We’ll soon find out
    Aug 21, 2019 Motoring

    Which are the best pre-owned cars to buy in 2019?…

    Twice as many used cars are bought in South Africa every year than new ones and the 2019 Gumtree Autos Pre-Owned Awards uniquely acknowledge that reality by giving local pre-owned car buyers an accessible guide for their choices. The prestigious… more...
    Editor 156
  • Haval at the 2019 Wesbank Festival of Motoring
    Aug 21, 2019 Motoring

    Haval at the 2019 Wesbank Festival of Motoring

    Haval South Africa will exhibit at the 2019 Wesbank Festival of motoring for the third time in as many years after a year filled with huge milestones and accomplishments being reached and achieved by the leading Chinese Motor Vehicle manufacturer in… more...
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  • Volkswagen Polo Vivo gets a special edition model
    Aug 21, 2019 Motoring

    Volkswagen Polo Vivo gets a special edition model

    South Africa's best-selling passenger vehicle, the Polo Vivo, will be pumping a new sound The Polo Vivo Sound Edition will be available from Volkswagen Dealers in September 2019. In celebration of the love of music as well as the success of the Polo… more...
    Editor 136
  • Mahindra to showcase three special edition models at the 2019 WesBank Festival of Motoring
    Aug 21, 2019 Motoring

    Mahindra to showcase three special edition models…

    Mahindra South Africa will make its debut at this year's WesBank Festival of Motoring at the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit in Gauteng with a trio of special edition vehicles. The company will focus on its range of off-road ready models, which will be… more...
    Editor 95
  • Drive your ambition at the 2019 Festival of Motoring
    Aug 20, 2019 Motoring

    Drive your ambition at the 2019 Festival of…

    Mitsubishi Motors South Africa (MMSA) will be showing its new technology in three of its latest models - the all-new Eclipse Cross, the bulkier Triton and the Pajero Sport - at the 2019 Festival of Motoring (FOM) at Kyalami in Gauteng. The complete… more...
    Editor 139
  • 8 top tips for women drivers this Women’s month
    Aug 20, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    8 top tips for women drivers this Women’s month

    As we celebrate women this month, Dewald Ranft, Chairman of the Motor Industry Workshop Association (MIWA), a proud association of the Retail Motor Industry Organisation (RMI), shares some important tips every woman driver should be aware of.… more...
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  • The new BMW 7 Series now available in South Africa
    Aug 20, 2019 Motoring

    The new BMW 7 Series now available in South Africa

    BMW is sharpening the profile of its flagship models in the luxury segment. The new edition of the BMW 7 Series makes a clear statement of intent with its confident presence, sophisticated elegance and strikingly innovative control/operation, driver… more...
    Editor 148
  • Moving in Luxury - New Ford Tourneo Custom Limited
    Aug 20, 2019 Motoring

    Moving in Luxury - New Ford Tourneo Custom Limited

    Tourneo Custom Limited adds five-star luxury to Ford's versatile people-mover Full colour-coding and sumptuous leather-trimmed seats deliver upmarket appeal Limited model is powered by the top-specification 2.2-litre Duratorq TDCi engine with 114kW… more...
    Editor 96
  • Valhalla take flight
    Aug 19, 2019 Motoring

    Valhalla take flight

    Aston Martin Valkyrie and Valhalla take flight at Aston Martin’s development home – Silverstone, UK First time Aston Martin Valhalla ‘dynamic concept’ shown Aston Martin Valhalla makes North American debut today at Monterey Car Week’s “The Quail”… more...
    Editor 114
  • Willie, High, Barnard & Otto star in PE
    Aug 19, 2019 Motorsport

    Willie, High, Barnard & Otto star in PE

    He may be well into his ’seventies, but SA racing legend Willie Hepburn remains a one-man army who not only emerged the star of a dramatic Super Value Foods race weekend at Port Elizabeth’s Aldo Scribante by dominating the V8 Special Coastal… more...
    Editor 151
  • Tips to keep women safe on the roads
    Aug 16, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Tips to keep women safe on the roads

    Contrary to popular belief, the insurance industry regards women ‘’safer” drivers than men, and considers them less likely to be involved in road accidents, this is according to Arrive Alive. All aspects of road safety are critical, however, this… more...
    Editor 144
  • Jaguar Land Rover South Africa among carmakers in talks to bring the electric car revolution to South Africa
    Aug 15, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Jaguar Land Rover South Africa among carmakers in…

    Jaguar I-PACE is one of only two fully electric vehicles available in the South African market Substantial investment made by Jaguar to kickstart EV mobility British carmaker is committed to an electrified future in South Africa Jaguar Land Rover is… more...
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  • Audi to bring the action this year at the Festival of Motoring!
    Aug 14, 2019 Motoring

    Audi to bring the action this year at the…

    South Africa's biggest automotive showcase, the Festival of Motoring takes place from 22 - 25 August at the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit Audi to utilise the event to launch key, new models into the South African market South Africans can expect an… more...
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  • Lots of family fun with Volkswagen at Festival of Motoring
    Aug 14, 2019 Motoring

    Lots of family fun with Volkswagen at Festival of…

    Volkswagen will create a carnival inspired and bespoke experience for the whole family at the fourth annual Festival of Motoring Visitors will also be the first to see vehicles like a locally-inspired concept car, the soon-to-be-launched T-Cross,… more...
    Editor 123
  • 019 AutoTrader SA Car Of The Year - Value and Reach
    Aug 13, 2019 Motoring

    2019 AutoTrader SA Car Of The Year - Value and…

    In the first year with AutoTrader as the headline sponsor of the South African Car Of The Year there is very little doubt that a new spin was added to our prestigious Car of the Year awards, The biggest change? The inclusion of 5 new category… more...
    Editor 168
  • Fifth edition of International Spirit of Amarok kicks off this week
    Aug 13, 2019 Motorsport

    Fifth edition of International Spirit of Amarok…

    The only amateur 4x4 precision driving championship with international status celebrates five-year milestone. This years' competition will be contested in 3.0 V6 Amaroks for the first time ever and the inclusion of left-hand drive vehicles will make… more...
    Editor 147
  • 3 Simple ways to manage your car stock like an investor
    Aug 13, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    3 Simple ways to manage your car stock like an…

    Successful car dealers know how to price cars to attract the right custo​mers to ultimately make a profit. There are many pricing strategies and none of them are wrong. E.g. High or Low price strategies work provided you are transparent with the… more...
    Editor 154
  • Silence, efficiency and comfort are what makes the electric car special
    Aug 12, 2019 Motoring

    Silence, efficiency and comfort are what makes…

    The future of motoring is silent and less harmful on the planet with the introduction of fully-electric cars. This transition happened as vehicle manufacturers were required to cut down emissions and reduce their carbon footprint. It started with… more...
    Editor 200
  • Lotus at the Old-Timer Grand Prix – Nürburgring 2019
    Aug 09, 2019 Motorsport

    Lotus at the Old-Timer Grand Prix – Nürburgring…

    Lotus presents a collection of classic and current Lotus road and race cars New Evora GT4 Concept race car makes its continental debut Automobilclub von Deutschland (AvD) honours Lotus with a special award for its pioneering contribution to the… more...
    Editor 187
  • Action off and on track at Kyalami showpiece
    Aug 09, 2019 Motorsport

    Action off and on track at Kyalami showpiece

    With just two weeks to go before the Kyalami International Grand Prix Circuit hosts the fourth annual Festival of Motoring presented by WesBank 22-25 August, Gauteng race fans can look forward to far more than just a record grid of V8 racers… more...
    Editor 138
  • V8s set to stir up Scribante action
    Aug 09, 2019 Motorsport

    V8s set to stir up Scribante action

    Port Elizabeth’s Aldo Scribante racetrack is gearing up for yet another spectacular raceday with an extra dose of V8 thunder and another visiting party on Saturday 17 July. The V8-rich Super Value Foods meeting will see Willie Hepburn coming down… more...
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  • Mandy Barrett of insurance brokerage and risk advisors, Aon South Africa
    Aug 09, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Reckless driving can see your insurance claim…

    Insurance won’t apply in cases of illegality and reckless behaviour The implications of driving under the influence of alcohol, without a valid driver’s licence or reckless driving can be profound– all can lead to an outright rejection of your… more...
    Editor 168
  • Will the Real Roof of Africa please stand up!
    Aug 09, 2019 Motorsport

    Will the Real Roof of Africa please stand up!

    Over the years, the Roof of Africa has evolved into among the most extreme motorcycle hard enduros on earth that attracts the cream of the crop to Lesotho from around the world to tackle the toughest the Maluti Mountains can dish out. But it was not… more...
    Editor 123
  • The KBE25 has a load capacity of 2500kg
    Aug 09, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Baoli electric forklift for Heneways

    Heneways, one of the leading freight management and logistics operators in South Africa, has taken delivery of the Baoli KBE 25 electric forklift from Smith Power Equipment, a South African importation and distribution company representing leading… more...
    Editor 130
  • Rachel Stead is SA’s funeral car go-to person
    Aug 07, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Rachel Stead is SA’s funeral car go-to person

    Ambitious entrepreneur, Rachel Stead has brought two massive local industries – motoring and funeral services – together through her innovative online search portal, FuneralCar.co.za. FuneralCar.co.za is an online search portal that caters to the… more...
    Editor 489
  • “CKD” Hardox Tipper Bodies, Including Complete Hydraulics.
    Aug 06, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    “CKD” Hardox Tipper Bodies, Including Complete…

    Built in South Africa to your needs 14 Coert Steynberg Street, Brakpan, 1542 P O Box 5186, Brenthurst, 1541 Tel no: 011 915 0985 DESCRIPTION Price 1 Manufactured in France. 2 Assembled, Fitted and Painted in South Africa. 3 Price Excluding of VAT,… more...
    Editor 193
  • Opel is Life! In More Ways than One!
    Aug 06, 2019 Motoring

    Opel is Life! In More Ways than One!

    Opel Combo Life - arrived August 2019! Voted 'Best Buy Car of Europe 2019' Opel Zafira Life - will be here first quarter 2020! Practical benefits, comfort & safety are top priorities! Opel played a starring role at this year's Brussels Motor Show,… more...
    Editor 200
  • Audi combines e-scooter with skateboard
    Aug 06, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Audi combines e-scooter with skateboard

    With a new e-scooter concept, Audi is responding to the urban trend towards multi-modal mobility. The Audi e-tron Scooter, combining the advantages of the electric scooter and the skateboard, is designed for sporty riders. To be transported by car,… more...
    Editor 300
  • The new Audi TT and TTS Coupé - an update for the design icon
    Aug 06, 2019 Motoring

    The new Audi TT and TTS Coupé - an update for the…

    Sporty design elements underline its dynamic appearance S tronic transmissions delivers sporty performance Comprehensive range of standard equipment improves the driving experience Familiarly known as Audi's design icon, the Audi TT's third… more...
    Editor 141
  • See and be seen at Concours South Africa 2019!
    Aug 06, 2019 Motoring

    See and be seen at Concours South Africa 2019!

    Celebrate in classic style at Steyn City from 30 August to 1 September (Spring Day!) Tickets are not available for sale on the day. Book now with www.concourssouthafrica.com Now is the time to secure your place at Concours South Africa 2019 - the… more...
    Editor 164
  • Winning Streak Continues for Woolridge and Huxtable
    Aug 06, 2019 Motorsport

    Winning Streak Continues for Woolridge and…

    Lance Woolridge and Ward Huxtable earn fifth consecutive Class T victory of the 2019 SACCS season at Bronkhorstspruit 400 Marcos Baumgart and Kleber Cincea recover from qualifying non-finish to end eighth Qualifying: 66km, Loop 1: 172km, Loop 2:… more...
    Editor 187
  • Aston Martin Vantage GT3 clinches first title at Brands Hatch
    Aug 05, 2019 Motorsport

    Aston Martin Vantage GT3 clinches first title at…

    Aston Martin Vantage GT3 secures third successive British GT race victory Partner team Optimum Motorsport wins British GT Silver championship TF Sport maintains form as works driver Jonny Adam wins with Graham Davidson Beechdean AMR closes in on… more...
    Editor 185
  • Daewoo Trucks meet Gay Transport values
    Aug 05, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Daewoo Trucks meet Gay Transport values

    Following a downsizing process to become even more efficient, Gay Transport was in a position earlier this year to acquire new trucks. The family business is currently managed - with distinction - by Jacques Botha, who took over the reigns from his… more...
    Editor 200
  • Upcoming Events - August 2019
    Aug 02, 2019 Motorsport

    Upcoming Events - August 2019

    International Events 01.08.2019 FIA WORLD RALLY CHAMPIONSHIP, RALLY OF FINLAND 02.08.2019 FIM MXGP/MX2 MOTOCROSS WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS - BELGIUM/BELGIQUE, LOMMEL 03.08.2019 FIA WORLD RALLYCROSS CHAMPIONSHIP, WORLD RX OF CANADA 04.08.2019 FIA FORMULA… more...
    Editor 174
  • Volkswagen builds a city to launch the new T-Cross!
    Aug 01, 2019 Motoring

    Volkswagen builds a city to launch the new…

    The new Volkswagen T-Cross is here and to create the ultimate car launch, Volkswagen’s creating the ultimate city, the ultimate urban playground: T-Cross City. T-Cross City initially lives online, but with enough audience interaction on the… more...
    Editor 290
  • Vigus 5 now on sale across South Africa
    Aug 01, 2019 Motoring

    Vigus 5 now on sale across South Africa

    Jiangling Motors Company South Africa has launched the latest Vigus double cab – the Vigus 5. The Vigus bakkie line was Introduced locally in 2014 and has gone on to become JMCSA’s best-seller. The latest version is expected to build on the solid… more...
    Editor 156
  • New Ford Mustang Looks Faster, Goes Faster: More Athletic Styling, Enhanced Powertrains, Advanced Technologies
    Jul 31, 2019 Motoring

    New Ford Mustang Looks Faster, Goes Faster: More…

    New Ford Mustang delivers sleeker style, enhanced engines, sharper driving dynamics and advanced driver assistance technologies More athletic styling is underscored by crisp, clear LED lighting and bold new exterior colours. Upscale interior offers… more...
    Editor 180
  • CeMAT RUSSIA established as Russia’s leading intralogistics trade fair
    Jul 30, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    CeMAT RUSSIA established as Russia’s leading…

    CeMAT RUSSIA, Russia’s leading intralogistics trade fair, is on a course for continued growth. Featuring more than 150 exhibitors, this year’s edition will be staged in two halls at the Crocus Expo International Exhibition Center in Moscow, with the… more...
    Editor 207
  • SA Car Sales Stay in the Slow Lane, in Spite of Lower Inflation
    Jul 30, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    SA Car Sales Stay in the Slow Lane, in Spite of…

    The South African car market continues to struggle, with the bulk of the buying activity currently taking place in the used car sector as financially stretched consumers increasingly opt for older cars at lower price points. This is according to the… more...
    Editor 130
  • The social event of the season
    Jul 30, 2019 Motoring

    The social event of the season

    Concours South Africa at Steyn City on Spring Day weekend Concours South Africa returns for the fourth time to Johannesburg's Steyn City Parkland Reisdence from 30 August to 1 September 2019 Dedicated new 8-hectare site making Concours South Africa… more...
    Editor 221
  • The electric four-wheel forklift trucks EPX20i-32i can take on a combustion version, both in performance and procurement costs
    Jul 29, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Clark introduces a range of new electric…

    It doesn't have to be combustion Duisburg, July 29, 2019 – Clark has launched a new range of electric four-wheel forklift trucks capable of taking on combustion forklifts, not just in terms of power, but also in terms of cost. The EPXi performs its… more...
    Editor 194
  • Volkswagen extends its lead on the GTC Manufacturers' points table with solid team performance
    Jul 29, 2019 Motorsport

    Volkswagen extends its lead on the GTC…

    Podium finish for Keagan Masters in race one Team effort from both Masters and Rowe as they extend the team's lead on the manufacturers' points table Bradley Liebenberg maintains his grip on GTC2 championship despite challenging weekend Round 5 of… more...
    Editor 196
  • Racing returns to Kyalami Festival
    Jul 29, 2019 Motorsport

    Racing returns to Kyalami Festival

    What Festival of Motoring Long PreviewWhere Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit, JohannesburgWhen 22-25 August 2019Community South Africa National The Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit is gearing up for the fourth annual Festival of Motoring presented by WesBank… more...
    Editor 177

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