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  • Mitsubishi Model A Selected as Historic Car by JAHFA
    Nov 12, 2019 Motoring

    Mitsubishi Model A Selected as Historic Car by…

    MITSUBISHI MOTORS CORPORATION (MMC) announces that the Mitsubishi Model A, which gave origin to car building, has been selected by the Japan Automotive Hall of Fame* (JAHFA), a non-profit organization, as a Historic Car - one that has stamped a mark… more...
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  • Numerous and Exciting Business Opportunities for Women in the Transport Industry
    Nov 12, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Numerous and Exciting Business Opportunities for…

    There has never been a better time than now! Women have many, exciting and unprecedented business opportunities in the transport industry in South Africa. This was the key message delivered by numerous stakeholders in the transport industry who… more...
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  • Standings in Special Vehicle Cross Country Championship only finalised at Parys 400
    Nov 12, 2019 Motorsport

    Standings in Special Vehicle Cross Country…

    The standings in the Special Vehicle Championship as well as the new Side by Side National Championship of the 2019 South African National Cross Country Series (SACCS) were only finalised at the Parys 400, the sixth and final round. Although many of… more...
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  • Renault South Africa debuts in the 2019 Wesbank Fuel Economy Tour
    Nov 12, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Renault South Africa debuts in the 2019 Wesbank…

    Tuesday, 12h November, sees the start of the 2019 Wesbank Fuel Economy Tour, a much anticipated event which offers vehicle manufacturers and importers the perfect opportunity to promote the fuel economy of their products by competing over a… more...
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  • Clark at the LogiMAT 2020
    Nov 12, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Clark at the LogiMAT 2020

    Clark gets started with electric power Duisburg, 11th November 2019– The LogiMAT, the International Trade Fair for Intralogistics Solutions and Process Management, will open its doors for the 18th time from 10th to 12th March 2020. Once again in… more...
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  • Honda South Africa - 2019 Wesbank SA Fuel Economy Tour
    Nov 12, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Honda South Africa - 2019 Wesbank SA Fuel Economy…

    Honda South Africa has entered three of its models and an experienced team of three crews for the inaugural WesBank Fuel Economy Tour starting on Tuesday 12 November. The Honda models entered comprise of the stylish HR-V, the versatile BR-V and the… more...
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  • Ford Geared Up to Tackle Inaugural WesBank Fuel Economy Tour
    Nov 12, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Ford Geared Up to Tackle Inaugural WesBank Fuel…

    Ford SA has entered the latest Ranger XLT Double Cab, equipped with the new-generation 2.0 Single Turbo engine and advanced 10-speed automatic transmission Frugal Ford Kuga 1.5 TDCi competes in increasingly popular SUV category Event runs from 12 to… more...
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  • FCA What's Behind - episode 5: four-wheel drive
    Nov 11, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    FCA What's Behind - episode 5: four-wheel drive

    FCA What's Behind - episode 5: four-wheel drive The fifth installment in our series explores the four-wheel drive: a fundamental technology for off-road thrills, but also for track driving and daily use. The video material features overviews of… more...
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  • Global supply chain thought leader John Gattorna at SAPICS 2020
    Nov 11, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Global supply chain thought leader John Gattorna…

    One of the world’s pre-eminent supply chain thought leaders, Dr John Gattorna, will be a keynote speaker at the 2020 SAPICS Conference, The Professional Body for Supply Chain Management has announced. Based in Sydney, Australia, Gattorna has helped… more...
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  • 2019 MEYLE motorsport season
    Nov 11, 2019 Motorsport

    2019 MEYLE motorsport season

    Exciting weeks with spectacular races and great events lie behind us. We are already looking forward to the next season. Season Review This was the MEYLE motorsport season 2019. Action-packed months with exciting race weekends in the ADAC GT Masters… more...
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  • Mitsubishi Motors tackles WesBank SA Fuel Economy Tour
    Nov 08, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Mitsubishi Motors tackles WesBank SA Fuel Economy…

    Four teams Four models Five days Mitsubishi Motors South Africa has entered no less than four vehicles for the inaugural WesBank Fuel Economy Tour which takes place from 12 to 16 November through five provinces - from Johannesburg in Gauteng to Cape… more...
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  • Fleets buy down as economy continues to struggle
    Nov 08, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Fleets buy down as economy continues to struggle

    Even though South Africa’s struggling economy is continuing to have an impact on the local commercial vehicle industry, the sector showed a 3.1% year-on-year growth in new unit sales at the end of October. According to the latest combined… more...
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  • Volkswagen's T-Cross continues sales success
    Nov 08, 2019 Motoring

    Volkswagen's T-Cross continues sales success

    With only two months since its launch, the T-Cross has become Volkswagen's best-selling imported model Volkswagen achieved a 22% market share in September 2019, the highest in 10 years With less than two months left of 2019, the Volkswagen brand… more...
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  • Isuzu mu-X goes further with Eaton MLocker
    Nov 08, 2019 Motoring

    Isuzu mu-X goes further with Eaton MLocker

    Isuzu's seven seater SUV, the mu-X is a superb all-rounder with an impressive range of standard active and passive safety features. As a 4x4 with low-range, ground clearance of 230 mm with a 24-degree approach angle and departure angle of… more...
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  • How to buy a fleet vehicle for your business - own or rent?
    Nov 07, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    How to buy a fleet vehicle for your business -…

    Whether you are on the verge of buying the first vehicle for your business or expanding an existing fleet, there are a few purchase options on top of deciding to go the new or used route. According to Deloitte, fleet management is one of the most… more...
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  • Important announcements at 2019 Batteries & Electric Vehicles Conference
    Nov 07, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Important announcements at 2019 Batteries &…

    The 2019 Batteries and Electric Vehicles Conference hosted by the uYilo eMobility Programme rounded out South Africa's October Transport Month last week. The conference provided critical thought leadership and the latest updates in current… more...
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  • Teamwork is everything! – the Spies Hecker 2020 calendar
    Nov 07, 2019 Motoring

    Teamwork is everything! – the Spies Hecker 2020…

    Working together for fantastic finishes: Team Work makes the Dream Work is the new Spies Hecker calendar for 2020. To make something special out of a good idea requires motivated employees and partners who work together seamlessly as a team. The… more...
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  • We heard you - some exciting additions to the Kyalami 9 Hour experience
    Nov 07, 2019 Motorsport

    We heard you - some exciting additions to the…

    In celebration of the historic return of one of the greatest motorsport events in South Africa and to ensure an even more engaging experience for all fans and families at the Kyalami 9-Hour on the 21st, 22nd and 23rd of November this year, a few… more...
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  • The new MINI John Cooper Works Clubman and the new MINI John Cooper Works Countryman now in South Africa.
    Nov 07, 2019 Motoring

    The new MINI John Cooper Works Clubman and the…

    MINI presents what is by some measure the most powerful models in the brand’s sixty year history. The 225 kW 4-cylinder turbo engine in the new MINI John Cooper Works Clubman (fuel consumption combined: 7.7 l/100 km; CO2 emissions combined: 150… more...
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  • Cartrack R1 million Warranty a world-first
    Nov 07, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Cartrack R1 million Warranty a world-first

    Cartrack’s newly-launched R1 million Limited Recovery Warranty is unmatched by any other vehicle tracking company in the world. The R1 million Recovery Warranty is an assurance to Cartrack’s customers that they will be paid out the book value of… more...
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  • The new MINI Clubman in now in South Africa
    Nov 07, 2019 Motoring

    The new MINI Clubman in now in South Africa

    With a precisely modified design, an extended selection of innovative equipment features and the latest technology in the areas of operation and connectivity, the new MINI Clubman hones its profile as a stylish individualist in the premium compact… more...
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  • Fernando Alonso makes final Dakar preparations with Toyota Gazoo Racing
    Nov 06, 2019 Motorsport

    Fernando Alonso makes final Dakar preparations…

    Fernando Alonso and Marc Coma are making their final preparations for the upcoming 2020 Dakar Rally with TOYOTA GAZOO Racing and their entry in the 2019 Al Ula-Neom Cross-Country Rally in Saudi Arabia on November 5-9. The Spanish duo’s latest rally… more...
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  • All systems go for SA Fuel Economy Tour
    Nov 06, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    All systems go for SA Fuel Economy Tour

    It’s all systems go for the inaugural WesBank Fuel Economy Tour, in partnership with FNB. The tour which takes place from 12 to 16 November, will see participants drive through five provinces - from Johannesburg to Cape Town via Durban, East London,… more...
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  • Alfa Romeo Racing and Antonio Giovinazzi remain together in Formula 1
    Nov 06, 2019 Motorsport

    Alfa Romeo Racing and Antonio Giovinazzi remain…

    As part of the presentation of the new MY2020 Giulia and Stelvio cars, against the splendid backdrop of Valle d'Itria in Apulia, Alfa Romeo is pleased to report that Antonio Giovinazzi will extend his Formula 1 contract with the Alfa Romeo Racing… more...
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  • South Africa to Host Final Round of the World FIA World Rallycross Championship
    Nov 06, 2019 Motorsport

    South Africa to Host Final Round of the World FIA…

    South Africans are set for a blockbuster race when the FIA World Rallycross Championship goes down to the wire at the Killarney International Raceway, Cape Town on 9 & 10 November in the title decider and season finale of the SABAT World Rallycross… more...
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  • Four signs it’s time to buy a new car
    Nov 06, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Four signs it’s time to buy a new car

    Deciding to buy a new car can be a difficult decision, especially if you’re trying to save cash or you’re simply not ready for all the admin that comes with purchasing a new car. However, sometimes holding onto your old car could be more costly and… more...
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  • Imperial & Unjani Clinics celebrate 1 millionth patient engagement
    Nov 06, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Imperial & Unjani Clinics celebrate 1 millionth…

    Imperial Logistics (‘Imperial’), a leading international supply chain and logistics company, together with their enterprise development partner - Unjani Clinics - today celebrated their millionth patient engagement at the newly opened Imperial… more...
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  • RX Superstars at the waterfront midday Thursday
    Nov 06, 2019 Motorsport

    RX Superstars at the waterfront midday Thursday

    Cape Town race fans have the unique opportunity to get up close and personal with true gladiators to the sound of the noonday canon at the V&A Waterfront on Thursday. The men set to fight it out to be world champions at this weekend’s SABAT World… more...
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  •  Jeep Wrangler Earns 10th Consecutive SEMA '4x4/SUV of the Year' Award
    Nov 06, 2019 Motoring

    Jeep Wrangler Earns 10th Consecutive SEMA…

    The Jeep® Wrangler is the only vehicle to earn "4x4/SUV of the Year" honor since the inauguration of the SEMA Awards in 2010 A customized Mopar Jeep Wrangler Rubicon with Jeep Performance Parts from Mopar will be on display in the brand's SEMA Show… more...
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  • Clark has launched a new diesel forklift with a load capacity of 8 tons
    Nov 05, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Clark has launched a new diesel forklift with a…

    Powerhouse with 25 per cent more remaining lifting capacity Once again, Clark has extended its range of counterbalance forklifts with internal combustion engines. Under the model name C80D900, the industrial truck specialist is launching a new… more...
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  • Victory in Parys for Toyota Gazoo Racing SA’s Lategan/Cummings
    Nov 05, 2019 Motorsport

    Victory in Parys for Toyota Gazoo Racing SA’s…

    1st overall for Lategan/Cummings 2nd overall for Visser/Stassen (Atlas Copco Toyota Hilux) 3rd overall for Variawa/Möhr 4th in Class FIA for De Villiers/Haro 2019 Manufacturer’s Award for Toyota A fourth victory in the 2019 South African… more...
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  • Van der Watt, Temple impress in England
    Nov 05, 2019 Motorsport

    Van der Watt, Temple impress in England

    South African Investchem Formula 1600 champions, 2018 top man Julian van der Watt and this year’s winner Scott Temple ended 11th and 14th out of over 100 competitors from around the world vying for top honours for the weekend’s Walter Hayes Formula… more...
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  • Castrol Ford Cross Country Team Ends 2019 Season on a High
    Nov 05, 2019 Motorsport

    Castrol Ford Cross Country Team Ends 2019 Season…

    Brazilians Marcos Baumgart and Kleber Cincea claim their first Class T victory in the Castrol Ford NWM Ranger at Parys 400 Lance Woolridge and Ward Huxtable cross the line second, wrapping up their 2019 season with five wins and two runner-up… more...
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  •  Airports Company South Africa and BMW South Africa launch electric vehicle charging stations
    Nov 04, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Airports Company South Africa and BMW South…

    Airports Company South Africaand BMW South Africa today announced the launch of BMW ChargeNow electric vehicle (EV) charging stationsat O.R. Tambo International Airport,Cape Town International Airportand King Shaka International Airport. EVs… more...
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  • Upcoming Events - November 2019
    Nov 04, 2019 Motorsport

    Upcoming Events - November 2019

    INTERNATIONAL EVENTS 03.11.2019 FIM GRAND PRIX WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP - MALAYSIA/MALAISIE 03.11.2019 FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, UNITED STATES GRAND PRIX, AUSTIN 09.11.2019 FIA WORLD RX OF SOUTH AFRICA 09.11.2019 FIM CEV REPSOL MOTO3 JUNIOR… more...
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  • Hyundai Atos is back with style - and a price to shout about
    Nov 04, 2019 Motoring

    Hyundai Atos is back with style - and a price to…

    The Hyundai Atos is back in South Africa - with a new, modern look and styling, impressive standard features and a solid road performance that promises to make this entry-level model in the Korean manufacturer's local range a top-seller. Built on an… more...
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  • Duxbury Networking backs Toyota Gazoo Racing for Dakar 2020
    Nov 04, 2019 Motorsport

    Duxbury Networking backs Toyota Gazoo Racing for…

    Duxbury Networking, South Africa’s long-established, industry-leading IT company, will once again support the Toyota Gazoo Racing South Africa team in its bid to achieve a repeat win in the Dakar Rally which will be held in Saudi Arabia for the… more...
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  • Motus aims to build brand awareness by sponsoring media team in Fuel Economy Tour
    Nov 04, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Motus aims to build brand awareness by sponsoring…

    The management of Motus Corporation, which was established as a standalone entity when Imperial Holdings was split into two public companies a year ago, intends using the sponsorship of a four-car media team in the upcoming South African Fuel… more...
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  • Fear of technology and obsession with ownership the biggest barriers to shared autonomous mobility
    Nov 01, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Fear of technology and obsession with ownership…

    Shared mobility and autonomous technology represent a difficult-to-embrace ‘double leap’ Drivers of today aren’t ready to embrace autonomous vehicles of tomorrow, says new survey UK survey shows 75% are not yet ready to adopt autonomous technology… more...
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  • Ctrack Transport and Freight Index shows transport industry feeling the pinch
    Nov 01, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Ctrack Transport and Freight Index shows…

    The Ctrack Transport and Freight Index (Ctrack TFI), previously known as the Ctrack Logistics Barometer, indicates a slower growth trend in transport volumes during September 2019. It also reveals that the slowing world economy is impacting both… more...
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  • MiX Telematics introduces latest upgrade to its in-cab solution
    Oct 31, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    MiX Telematics introduces latest upgrade to its…

    Innovative upgrades to MiX Vision provide an even better bird’s-eye view for fleet managers MiX Telematics (JSE: MiX, NYSE: MiXT), a leading global provider of fleet and asset management solutions, has announced an upgrade to its MiX Vision… more...
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  • Tänak takes historic WRC title for Toyota Gazoo Racing
    Oct 30, 2019 Motorsport

    Tänak takes historic WRC title for Toyota Gazoo…

    The TOYOTA GAZOO Racing (TGR) World Rally Team's Ott Tänak has secured Toyota's first drivers' championship title in 25 years Tänak only the third different driver to claim the WRC drivers' crown since 2004 Toyota in contention to take… more...
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  • Lotus named as ‘Luxury Brand of the Year’ at prestigious Luxury Briefing Awards 2019
    Oct 30, 2019 Motorsport

    Lotus named as ‘Luxury Brand of the Year’ at…

    Award given to Lotus for having “revolutionised and disrupted its sector” during the last year Ongoing enhancements to the brand, including new corporate identity and ‘For the Drivers’ tagline, singled out for praise Lotus CEO Phil Popham paid… more...
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  • Aubrey Lekwane – Managing Director, South Africa, Bombardier Transportation
    Oct 30, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Investments in Rail Transport Essential for the…

    Africa is on the cusp of launching a free-trade zone that could meaningfully boost economic growth and unlock the continent’s vast potential. Perhaps the most pressing requirement to improve economy in the region is the need for better… more...
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  • SA Car Industry Remains Under Pressure In Face Of Low Confidence
    Oct 30, 2019 Motoring

    SA Car Industry Remains Under Pressure In Face Of…

    The South African car market remained under significant pressure in the third quarter of 2019, with vehicle sales continuing their steady decline,despitenew vehicle price increases staying under inflation for the past two years. This is according to… more...
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  • What car should I buy to fit my lifestyle needs?
    Oct 30, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    What car should I buy to fit my lifestyle needs?

    When buying a new or used vehicle, it’s important to take into consideration what type of vehicle would best suit your needs or best describe your personality. You wouldn’t buy a pair of high heels for work if you spent most of your day on a… more...
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  • Sales of GR SUPRA GT4 to commence in 2020
    Oct 30, 2019 Motoring

    Sales of GR SUPRA GT4 to commence in 2020

    TOYOTA GAZOO Racing confirmed today that it will start the sales of GR Supra GT4*1, a race car for customer teams, starting from March 2020 to Europe. The sales area will expand to North America in August, and to Japan/Asia in October. TOYOTA GAZOO… more...
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  • Series: Understanding your basic consumer rights as a motorist
    Oct 30, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Series: Understanding your basic consumer rights…

    Part 1: No quote, no work Understanding your basic consumer rights as a motorist is important, says Jakkie Olivier, CEO of Retail Motor Industry Organisation (RMI). “As an organisation that champions the rights of motorists and service providers in… more...
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  • Focus on Transport month: Enjoy driving your SUV - being safe and prepared
    Oct 30, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Focus on Transport month: Enjoy driving your SUV…

    Focusing on national Transport Month and the importance of road safety, Goodyear South Africa shares some sound advice and handy tips to motorists with SUV's. October has been declared Transport Month, an annual feature on the calendar of the… more...
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  • Israeli startup Ride Vision to partner with Sara Assicurazioni to reduce motorbike accidents in Italy
    Oct 30, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Israeli startup Ride Vision to partner with Sara…

    Ride Vision’s predictive vision system equips motorcyclists with low-cost threat alerts using their patented Collision Aversion Technology (CAT™). Sara Assicurazioni is a leading Italian insurance provider and a partner of the Automotive Club of… more...
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  • Pre-holiday car checks will reduce road accidents
    Oct 29, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Pre-holiday car checks will reduce road accidents

    Believe it or not, December is just around the corner and now is the time to get your pre-holiday vehicle checks done before the last-minute scramble begins, says Dewald Ranft, Chairman of the Motor Industry Workshop Association (MIWA), a proud… more...
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  • The equivalent of 30 jumbo jets crash in South Africa every year
    Oct 29, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    The equivalent of 30 jumbo jets crash in South…

    SA Road Federation calls for a coordinated national effort to address road crash crisis President of the South African Road Federation (SARF), Saied Solomons, has called for a nation-building programme that underscores road behaviour and which is… more...
    Editor 327
  • Bentley’s centenary celebrations continue in New York City with 100 cars for 100 years
    Oct 29, 2019 Motoring

    Bentley’s centenary celebrations continue in New…

    100 Bentleys arrived in Manhattan to mark the brand’s 100th birthday Five parades converged at Brookfield Place for the Centenary Concours Models of the past, present and future displayed and celebrated EXP 100 GT, Bentley’s vision of sustainable… more...
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  • Audi electrifies Munich: new, free charging, parking and shuttle service at airport
    Oct 29, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Audi electrifies Munich: new, free charging,…

    Audi is launching a free initiative for all electric and plug-in hybrid car owners at Munich Airport, under the name of “Charge & Fly”: Until the end of the year, interested drivers can recharge their electric car or plug-in hybrid vehicle with… more...
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  • Goodyear to supply European Le Mans Series teams
    Oct 29, 2019 Motorsport

    Goodyear to supply European Le Mans Series teams

    FIA World Endurance Championship tyres to be developed for LMP2 teams for 2020 LMGTE category to be exclusively supplied by Goodyear in 2020. Following Goodyear's comeback to the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC), the tyre company has announced… more...
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  • All Power Audi ends 2019 GTC on a positive note
    Oct 29, 2019 Motorsport

    All Power Audi ends 2019 GTC on a positive note

    Simon Moss wins the most races and most pole positions in 2019 Maiden victory for Tschops Sipuka in 2019 All Power Audi achieves third place in the GTC Manufacturers Championship All Power Audi's title fight of the 2019 Global Touring Cars Africa… more...
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  • Suzuki to enter 7 cars in SA Fuel Economy Tour
    Oct 29, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Suzuki to enter 7 cars in SA Fuel Economy Tour

    Suzuki Auto, the go-getter car brand in South Africa these days, is throwing its full support into the upcoming WesBank Fuel Economy Tour in partnership with FNB, by entering seven cars in the event. The Tour will start in Johannesburg on November… more...
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  • Smith Power showcases most powerful Kubota tractor in SA
    Oct 29, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Smith Power showcases most powerful Kubota…

    At Nampo Cape 2019 – which took place from 4-6 September in Bredasdorp – Smith Power Equipment showcased the new Kubota M7-172 tractor, the most powerful model in its Kubota tractor range in South Africa thus far. Latest on Smith Power Equipment’s… more...
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  • Mazda CX-3 takes double honours at the 2019 Gumtree Pre-Owned Vehicle Awards
    Oct 29, 2019 Motoring

    Mazda CX-3 takes double honours at the 2019…

    Mazda SA was named recipient of two prestigious awards at the 3rd Annual Gumtree Pre-Owned Vehicle Awards event on the 29th October at a gala event in Johannesburg. The Mazda CX-3 2.0L Individual derivative won in the extremely competitive… more...
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  • Toyota announces production-ready battery-electric vehicle
    Oct 28, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Toyota announces production-ready…

    *Late 2020 target for release in Japan* *Mobility solution that limits environmental impact* *New business model to popularise battery-electric vehicles* Toyota has revealed details of a new, production-ready ultra-compact battery-electric vehicle… more...
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  • Victory for Volkswagen as they claim quadruple gold at GTC season finale
    Oct 28, 2019 Motorsport

    Victory for Volkswagen as they claim quadruple…

    Keagan Masters claims GTC Driver's title Bradley Liebenberg crowned GTC2 champion Volkswagen takes both GTC and GTC2 Manufacturers titles The Red Star Raceway near Delmas played host to the final and eighth round of the 2019 Global Touring Cars… more...
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  • The works team features four crews consisting of Nasser Al-Attiyah and navigator Mathieu Baumel; Giniel de Villiers and navigator Alex Haro; Bernhard Ten Brinke and navigator Tom Colsoul; and Fernando Alonso and navigator Marc Coma.
    Oct 27, 2019 Motorsport

    Toyota Gazoo Racing announces 2020 Dakar rally…

    TOYOTA GAZOO Racing today announced an all-star line-up for the Dakar Rally scheduled to take place for the first time in Saudi Arabia in January 2020. The works team features four crews consisting of Nasser Al-Attiyah and navigator Mathieu Baumel;… more...
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  • Lance Trethewey and Adriaan Roets (LT Earthmovers BAT Venom). Image: Nadia Jordaan.
    Oct 27, 2019 Motorsport

    Action-packed battles for final podium positions…

    The Parys 400, the sixth and final round of the 2019 South African National Cross Country Series (SACCS) that takes place on 1 and 2 November at Parys in the Free State, promises action-packed battles for the final podium positions in the Special… more...
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  • DACHSER wins the 2019 IMD Global Family Business Award
    Oct 27, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    DACHSER wins the 2019 IMD Global Family Business…

    IMD recognized DACHSER for robust corporate and family governance structures combined with operational excellence and a focus on quality. IMD Business School, a top-ranked global business school headquartered in Lausanne, Switzerland, awarded… more...
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  • Haval H9 announced as a finalist in 2019/2020 Consumer awards
    Oct 27, 2019 Motoring

    Haval H9 announced as a finalist in 2019/2020…

    South Africa's leading motoring website announced their 39 finalists (3 in each of 13 categories) for the 2019/2020 Cars.co.za Consumer Awards - powered by WesBank. The finalists were selected out of 65 vehicles that Cars.co.za's extended editorial… more...
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  • Red Lined Trio set for SACC finale
    Oct 25, 2019 Motorsport

    Red Lined Trio set for SACC finale

    Red-Lined Motoring Adventures heads to the final South African Cross Country Auto race in Parys in the Free State with a three-car team looking at three different objectives Saturday 2 November. Ernest Roberts and Henry Kohne arrive with… more...
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  • HANNOVER MESSE 2020: Digital transformation and logistics
    Oct 25, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    HANNOVER MESSE 2020: Digital transformation and…

    Industry 4.0 and digitalization are transforming all sectors of the economy, including logistics, where once tried and proven material flow models are becoming obsolete as industry looks for new answers that promise greater flexibility and… more...
    Editor 445
  • Castrol in it for the long haul
    Oct 25, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Castrol in it for the long haul

    Castrol’s complete fluid range help maintain reliability and productivity Castrol’s 120-year pedigree warrants that the product line-up of premium lubricants perform in every application Right oil, right truck: Castrol’s full range of fluids is… more...
    Editor 391
  • Top 10 most searched for budget city car under R140 000
    Oct 25, 2019 Motoring

    Top 10 most searched for budget city car under…

    Budget city cars costing less than R140 000 are amongst the most popular vehicles on our roads – because they’re relatively cheap and cheerful. Many of these vehicles also boast low running costs and good fuel economy. But, how does one select the… more...
    Editor 397
  • The Award-winning Opel Combo Van - Chosen by Industroclean as their business partner!
    Oct 25, 2019 Motoring

    The Award-winning Opel Combo Van - Chosen by…

    Why did Industroclean choose the Opel Combo Van to be their business partner? Industroclean is a Level 4 BBBEE business that was looking for the complete package in a vehicle in order to complement their business requirements. They provide a… more...
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  • Mazda Unveils Mazda MX-30 at the Tokyo Motor Show
    Oct 24, 2019 Motoring

    Mazda Unveils Mazda MX-30 at the Tokyo Motor Show

    Mazda Motor Corporation unveiled its first mass-production electric vehicle (EV), named Mazda MX-30, at the 2019 Tokyo Motor Show. A new addition to Mazda's car lineup, the MX-30 is the automaker's third new-generation model. Aiming to offer an… more...
    Editor 451
  • World Premieres of MITSUBISHI MOTORS MI-TECH CONCEPT and SUPER HEIGHT K-WAGON CONCEPT Kei car at Tokyo Motor Show 2019
    Oct 23, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    World Premieres of MITSUBISHI MOTORS MI-TECH…

    MITSUBISHI MOTORS CORPORATION (MMC) today unveiled the MI-TECH CONCEPT small-sized electrified SUV concept car, MI-TECH CONCEPT, and the SUPER HEIGHT K-WAGON CONCEPT Kei car at Tokyo Motor Show 2019. Takao Kato, chief executive officer, MMC, and… more...
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  • Veloster 'Grappler' Concept on show in Las Vegas
    Oct 23, 2019 Motoring

    Veloster 'Grappler' Concept on show in Las Vegas

    A "Hyundai on steroids" would be an apt description of the Veloster "Grappler" Concept that is to be revealed in November at the 2019 SEMA show in Las Vegas. The Grappler concept boasts increased ground clearance, combining superb approach and… more...
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  • The Fiat 3½ hp produced in 1899 will take part in the
    Oct 23, 2019 Motoring

    The Fiat 3½ hp produced in 1899 will take part in…

    On November 3rd, an extremely rare Fiat 3½ hp produced in 1899 will participate, as sponsor, in the prestigious race staged to celebrate the 120th anniversary of the Italian brand. This 120-year old vehicle is capable of achieving a maximum speed of… more...
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  • Wet roads and poor visibility accounts for more than 27% of fatal accidents in SA – 14 tips to stay safe this rainy season
    Oct 23, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Wet roads and poor visibility accounts for more…

    The start of the rainy season is a welcome relief from the winter dry spell but it also means more car accidents on our roads. Dialdirect is urging motorists to be vigilant. RTMC report data shows that in 2018, poor visibility and wet or slippery… more...
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  • Title hopes for Toyota Gazoo Racing SA, as GTC heads to final round at Red Star Raceway
    Oct 22, 2019 Motorsport

    Title hopes for Toyota Gazoo Racing SA, as GTC…

    Toyota Gazoo Racing SA’s Michael van Rooyen (Toyota Corolla) finds himself tied for second place in the 2019 Global Touring Car (GTC) Championship, just two points behind log leader Keagan Masters (Volkswagen). The “Rustenburg Rocket” steadily moved… more...
    Editor 455
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  • Legendary battery brand to host epic showdown
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  • SA Fuel Economy Tour will follow interesting and scenic route
    Oct 22, 2019 Mobilty Beat

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  • The power of a purpose led brand
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  • uYilo opens 2019 round of grand funding to advance South African Electric Vehicle sector technology development
    Oct 22, 2019 Mobilty Beat

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  • The new MAN Lion's Coach has won the coveted
    Oct 22, 2019 Mobilty Beat

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    Oct 22, 2019 Mobilty Beat

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    Editor 446
  • Volkswagen Motorsport going for gold at GTC season finale at Red Star Raceway
    Oct 21, 2019 Motorsport

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  • Cape Town to decide RX2 title too
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    Editor 474
  • Goodyear announces return to British Touring Car Championship
    Oct 18, 2019 Motorsport

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  • Imperial is driving a new generation of safer road users this Transport Month
    Oct 18, 2019 Mobilty Beat

    Imperial is driving a new generation of safer…

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  • SA vehicle crime trends consistent
    Oct 18, 2019 Mobilty Beat

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    Editor 466
  • Looking to buy a good second hand 4x2 diesel double cab bakkie? Look no further.
    Oct 16, 2019 Mobilty Beat

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  • Strong industry support for SA Fuel Economy Tour
    Oct 15, 2019 Mobilty Beat

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  • Pure electric debut: prices announced for Sweden’s pioneering Uniti One, from £15,100
    Oct 15, 2019 Mobilty Beat

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  • ‘Paris-Saclay Autonomous Lab’: Groupe Renault starts public trial of its on-demand car service using autonomous, electric and shared ZOE Cab
    Oct 15, 2019 Mobilty Beat

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    Editor 513
  • Subaru SA introduces an extended maintenance plan on new Subaru models
    Oct 15, 2019 Mobilty Beat

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  • Toyota’s Compact People Mover Refreshed
    Oct 14, 2019 Motoring

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  • Groupe Renault, Waymo and the Paris region are exploring setting up an autonomous mobility service between Roissy-Charles De Gaulle and La Defense
    Oct 14, 2019 Mobilty Beat

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  • Toyota to unveil 2nd generation Mirai concept
    Oct 14, 2019 Motoring

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  • CeMAT RUSSIA 2019 provides comprehensive overview of intralogistics
    Oct 14, 2019 Mobilty Beat

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  • MEYLE Performance Update October 2019
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  • Serco  Team: Charl Coetzee MD Travis Piek Technical Director, Clinton Holcroft CEO and Trevor Holcroft Chairman of Serco (Pty) Ltd
    Oct 11, 2019 Mobilty Beat

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