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  • Ford Ranger Production Hits the 500 000 Milestone in South Africa
    Aug 15, 2018 Mobilty Beat

    Ford Ranger Production Hits the 500 000 Milestone…

    Half-millionth Ford Ranger produced at Silverton Assembly Plant in Pretoria Ranger remains top-selling vehicle in popular Double Cab segment in South Africa Ford Motor Company's Silverton Assembly Plant in Pretoria has reached a significant… more...
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  • Advanced Driving – Being in the Know
    Aug 14, 2018 Mobilty Beat

    Advanced Driving – Being in the Know

    Owing to many external factors in modern day living, it has become vitally important for South African motorists to not only drive safely, but to also drive smartly. It simply isn’t sufficient to prioritise K53 driving skills; one must also apply… more...
    Editor 85
  • Hyundai wants to be back on podium in Rallye Deutschland
    Aug 14, 2018 Motorsport

    Hyundai wants to be back on podium in Rallye…

    Hyundai Motorsport will aim for a podium-scoring performance when the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) returns to tarmac for Rallye Deutschland next week, round nine of the 13-event season, and the team's home event. The team endured a difficult… more...
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  • Murray & Cronje scorch to Aldo 500 victory
    Aug 13, 2018 Motorsport

    Murray & Cronje scorch to Aldo 500 victory

    A chilly Aldo Scribante Racetrack played host to the South African Endurance Championship Nelson Mandela Bay 500 and an entertaining day’s local car racing as Simon Murray and Gavin Cronje rewrote the record books en route to main race victory… more...
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  • Special vehicle championships balanced on a knife-edge
    Aug 13, 2018 Motorsport

    Special vehicle championships balanced on a…

    With four of the six rounds of the SA Cross Country Championship completed, consistency at the top of the standings has been the name of the game in the Special Vehicle Championship, although Lady Luck has played a role, and sees the overall leaders… more...
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  • Crunch time for Sasol GTC Racing Team
    Aug 10, 2018 Motorsport

    Crunch time for Sasol GTC Racing Team

    Round six of the Sasol GTC Championship is the start of a frenetic stage of the season with three rounds in the next six weeks, starting with the Sasol Race Day at Zwartkops on 18th August. For Gennaro Bonafede, currently in second place on the… more...
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  • Sasol GTC Championship reaches a pivotal point at Zwartkop
    Aug 10, 2018 Motorsport

    Sasol GTC Championship reaches a pivotal point at…

    The Sasol GTC Championship enters a pivotal phase of a riveting season of entertaining touring car racing with three rounds taking place over the next six weeks. Just eight points separate the top three title contenders going into round six, the… more...
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  • The hunt is on for Signature Motorsport MINI team
    Aug 10, 2018 Motorsport

    The hunt is on for Signature Motorsport MINI team

    Preview: Sasol GTC2 Championship – Rd 6, Zwartkops Raceway, 18th August Signature Motorsport heads into round six of the Sasol GTC2 Championship firmly in the hunt for championship points as Brad Liebenberg and Devin Robertson chase more wins in… more...
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  • Mazda, Saudi Aramco and AIST launch research project
    Aug 10, 2018 Mobilty Beat

    Mazda, Saudi Aramco and AIST launch research…

    Mazda Motor Corporation announced the start of a joint research project with Saudi Aramco, the state-owned oil company of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and Japan's National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST) aimed at… more...
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  • Upcoming Events 10 August - 3 September 2018
    Aug 10, 2018 Motorsport

    Upcoming Events 10 August - 3 September 2018

    OUTSIDE SA BORDER Date: 17-19 August Event: FIM AFRICA MOTOCROSS OF AFRICAN NATIONS Category: MOTOCROSS RACING Status: Continental Championship Venue: Mindola Track, Mindola Dam, Zambia Time: 08:00-17:00 Organiser: Copperbelt Dirt Bike Riders Club… more...
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  • Audi South Africa has been recognised by IPSOS for purchasing and customer experience in South Africa
    Aug 10, 2018 Motoring

    Audi South Africa has been recognised by IPSOS…

    The results of the annual IPSOS South African Competitive Customer Experience survey are out. Audi has retained gold position for purchasing and customer experience in the South African automotive industry. Audi has achieved the gold standard in the… more...
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  • Ford Celebrates Production of 10 Millionth Mustang
    Aug 08, 2018 Motoring

    Ford Celebrates Production of 10 Millionth Mustang

    Ford Mustang, a cultural icon inspiring optimism and independence around the world, celebrates the production of its 10 millionth car at Flat Rock Assembly Plant in Michigan Ford Mustang is the best-selling sports car of the last 50 years, is… more...
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  • Extra heavies pull commercial vehicle sales
    Aug 08, 2018 Mobilty Beat

    Extra heavies pull commercial vehicle sales

    The South African commercial vehicle market recorded a very marginal year-on-year increase of 0.1% at the end of July, to reach 14 853 new units sales so far in 2018. The biggest growth occurred in the Extra Heavy Commercial Vehicle segment, which… more...
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  • Alfa Romeo Giulietta eager to cement championship position
    Aug 08, 2018 Motorsport

    Alfa Romeo Giulietta eager to cement championship…

    The Alfa Romeo Giulietta of Theo van Vuuren and Bradley Scorer heads into the penultimate round of the Mopar South African Endurance Series in good shape to continue its impressive performance. The Arnold Chatz Cars Racing Giulietta has surprised… more...
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  • Karen Petersen with the oldest participants of the Put Foot Rally Vivienne and Bernard Petersen.
    Aug 07, 2018 Motorsport

    Trailblazer Karen completes the Put Foot Rally to…

    “You can’t just wing it. The long driving takes all your energy. Some of the stints can take 14 hours. But we accepted early on in the journey that it wouldn’t be easy and tried to alternate the driving. There are roads that just don’t exist. It’s… more...
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  • Serco helps SPAR with the challenge of load securing
    Aug 07, 2018 Mobilty Beat

    Serco helps SPAR with the challenge of load…

    Serco in conjunction with its load securing partner Loadlok – a European leader in cargo control solutions – has developed a captive shoring system for SPAR in the Western Cape. The prototype system has been on trial in a 16-ton truck body for… more...
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  • Trainings all over the world: Internationalisation of the BMW and MINI Driving Experience proceeding apace.
    Aug 03, 2018 Mobilty Beat

    Trainings all over the world:…

    The successful BMW and MINI Driving Experience model is now even more international. South Africa is the latest market to have a BMW and MINI Driving Experience recognised with the certificate “Official Partner of M”, guaranteeing that it meets the… more...
    Editor 222
  • The Fast Lane: What Driverless Cars Mean for Innovation and Risk
    Aug 03, 2018 Mobilty Beat

    The Fast Lane: What Driverless Cars Mean for…

    It’s coming quickly down the road: a world where we can get in a car anytime we want to but don’t own one. Where we’re all passengers. Where accidents are drastically reduced, and we don’t have to worry about dangerous drivers on the road. Where we… more...
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  • Lex Winson has taken the reins as National Service Manager at GLTC
    Aug 03, 2018 Mobilty Beat

    Speed of service matters

    For any materials handling equipment owner, uptime is a key parameter that distinguishes between success and stagnation. Based on this understanding, speed is such an important factor that is sought in every aspect of Goscor Lift Truck Company’s… more...
    Editor 214
  • By Mike Higley, Vice President Operations, FedEx Express Sub-Saharan Africa
    Aug 03, 2018 Mobilty Beat

    How to export around the clock - 12 key steps to…

    Global interconnectivity, access to diverse supply chains, and new technology have transformed today’s entrepreneurial landscape, and the spirit of creativity and innovation continue to drive the growth of SMEs across Africa, and around the world.… more...
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  • 500 Reasons to head to Aldo
    Aug 03, 2018 Motorsport

    500 Reasons to head to Aldo

    Endurance race to top action packed meeting Port Elizabeth’s racing faithful can look forward to the sound of powerful engines, the scent of race fuel and the squeal of rubber as epic racing returns to the newly resurfaced Aldo Scribante Race Track… more...
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  • Freight Forwarding Industry Anticipates SAAFF Congress: Industry Event of the Year
    Aug 03, 2018 Mobilty Beat

    Freight Forwarding Industry Anticipates SAAFF…

    With the SAAFF Congress 2018 only weeks away, industry stakeholders are preparing for an exciting and full Programme. “With 16 presentations, 3 social/networking events and an exhibition over the two-day industry gathering, delegates have lots of… more...
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  • Concours South Africa 3 years of Premier Automotive Elegance
    Aug 03, 2018 Motoring

    Concours South Africa 3 years of Premier…

    Continuing a tradition that now extends 3 years, top classic car collectors in South Africa will make their way to the magnificent setting of the Nelson Mandela Park fields at Steyn City from 10 to 12 August. Enthusiasts will gather to the largest… more...
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  • The V8 power unit for the new BMW 8 Series Coupe: A masterpiece from the Munich engine plant.
    Aug 03, 2018 Motoring

    The V8 power unit for the new BMW 8 Series Coupe:…

    The new BMW 8 Coupe is now rolling off the assembly line at the BMW Dingolfing plant, whilst the engine for the most dynamic model variant is being built at the company’s main factory in Munich. Parallel to the start of production of the luxury… more...
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  • Top 10 best cars for first time drivers
    Aug 03, 2018 Motoring

    Top 10 best cars for first time drivers

    Which vehicles are ideal for first-time drivers? Here Angelique Lynch, AutoTrader Marketing Director, compiles a list of the top 10 vehicles that will make good first-time buys. “Good options are always the Volkswagen Polo or Polo Vivo, the Toyota… more...
    Editor 317
  • Head of TransUnion Auto in South Africa, Kriben Reddy
    Aug 02, 2018 Motoring

    Significantly Lower Vehicle Price Inflation Gives…

    Vehicle Pricing Index dips below inflation for the 4th consecutive quarter Lower vehicle price inflation is providing significant relief to embattled consumers, with the TransUnion SA Vehicle Pricing Index (VPI) for new and used vehicles dipping… more...
    Editor 248
  • How crime affects your car insurance
    Aug 02, 2018 Mobilty Beat

    How crime affects your car insurance

    The formula for determining your insurance premium is a tricky one at best, based on your individual risk profile. This includes your age, your income, your insurance history – and the car that you drive. "Your car is a determining factor in the… more...
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  • Cassie Lessing, managing director, Strato IT Group
    Aug 02, 2018 Mobilty Beat

    Consumerisation of the supply chain increases…

    Enterprise sector needs to start adopting more mobile-first applications The consumerisation of digital technology has seen a surge in demand for mobile-first logistics solutions placing significant pressure on companies to adopt a digital approach… more...
    Editor 254
  • Strong demand for good quality used vehicles in South Africa
    Aug 02, 2018 Motoring

    Strong demand for good quality used vehicles in…

    There is a demand shift from used to new vehicles in South Africa, but the ratio of used car sales to those of new models is still at 2.09:1, which means that used sales are still more than double those of used. This is according to the TransUnion… more...
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  • Since 2011, Carl Martin Welcker, CEO and President of Alfred H. Schütte GmbH in Cologne, has been representing the EMO Hannover as its General Commissioner, and at many public appearances in Germany and abroad has been raising awareness of the world’s premier trade fair for the field of metalworking.
    Aug 02, 2018 Mobilty Beat

    EMO Hannover 2019 in the starting blocks!…

    Frankfurt am Main, 1 August 2018 – The starting shot has been fired for EMO Hannover 2019. The invitation and registration documents for the world's leading metalworking trade fair are currently being sent out to around 60 countries. "We contact… more...
    Editor 270
  • FAW SA the most improved commercial vehicle brand in 2018 according to the NADA Dealer Satisfaction survey
    Aug 02, 2018 Mobilty Beat

    FAW SA the most improved commercial vehicle brand…

    The release of the annual National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA), Dealer Satisfaction Index (DSI) survey, as conducted by the independent market research firm, Lightstone, has FAW as the most improved commercial vehicle brand for 2018.… more...
    Editor 277
  • ASX leads the charge with Rasta
    Aug 01, 2018 Motoring

    ASX leads the charge with Rasta

    Fhatuwani "Rasta" Rasivhenge is no stranger to the whistle when it comes to the icons of the industries close to him, although behind the wheel of his Mitsubishi ASX, it would be from the advantage of his commanding position behind the wheel.… more...
    Editor 364
  • Mercedes-Benz extends South African love affair with launch of new C-Class
    Aug 01, 2018 Motoring

    Mercedes-Benz extends South African love affair…

    Locally-built C-Class offers new levels of looks, safety and performance Mercedes-Benz South Africa has launched the new edition of its highly successful C-Class range to the local market at an event in Johannesburg’s inner city, celebrating its… more...
    Editor 292
  • Motul Partners with Red-Lined Motoring Adventure to Introduce Joey Evans to SACCS
    Aug 01, 2018 Motorsport

    Motul Partners with Red-Lined Motoring Adventure…

    Through its partnership with the Red-Lined Motoring Adventure Team, Motul is a proud contributor to the success of the South African Cross Country Series – one of Africa’s most demanding motorsports championships. Red-Lined Motoring Adventure… more...
    Editor 290
  • MILAN Automotive GmbH Unleashes Hyper Car MILAN RED
    Aug 01, 2018 Mobilty Beat

    MILAN Automotive GmbH Unleashes Hyper Car MILAN…

    A car against the tide. This is what Austrian born Markus Fux, 36, CEO of MILAN Automotive GmbH is doing: bringing to the road the cutting edge know-how of Austrian companies - uncompromising in design and technic - in what will be the new… more...
    Editor 273
  • Barloworld Logistics breaks new ground
    Jul 30, 2018 Mobilty Beat

    Barloworld Logistics breaks new ground

    Spokesperson: Kamogelo Mmutlana, CEO, Barloworld Logistics On 13th July 2018, Barloworld Logistics celebrated a significant milestone in the journey to their new facility. A SOD turning ceremony was hosted on-site, and the teams from all partner… more...
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  • Julian van der Watt
    Jul 30, 2018 Motorsport

    Positive weekend for van der Watt

    South Africa’s Julian van der Watt enjoyed mixed results in the weekends US Formula 1600 series triple-header at Mid-Ohio over the weekend. The South African Investchem Formula 1600 champion qualified thirteenth and drove up to fifth and eighth in… more...
    Editor 275
  • 2018 Formula One Rolex Hungarian Grand Prix - Race - Sunday
    Jul 30, 2018 Motorsport

    2018 Formula One Rolex Hungarian Grand Prix -…

    Weather: sunny and dry, 32-35°C air, 47-57°C track It was a disappointing race outcome for the Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team at the 2018 Hungarian Grand Prix. Starting from P14 (Marcus Ericsson) and P16 (Charles Leclerc), the two drivers went into the… more...
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  • Coetzee and Sandra Labuscagne. Image: Nadia Jordaan
    Jul 30, 2018 Motorsport

    Consistency the name of the game for special…

    The Atlas Copco 400, the fourth round of the 2018 South African Cross-Country Championship that takes place on 3 and 4 August in the Bronkhorstspruit area on the outskirts of Gauteng, will be extremely important for competitors in the Special… more...
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  • Now That’s a Bright Idea! Cycling Jacket Prompts Riders to Turn, Shows Others When They Do
    Jul 30, 2018 Mobilty Beat

    Now That’s a Bright Idea! Cycling Jacket Prompts…

    Vibrations tell wearer which way to go - lights and indicators show other road users, pedestrians Finding the way through busy streets on two wheels can be daunting and for cyclists who take their eyes off the road to glance at navigation apps, this… more...
    Editor 421
  • Pure McLaren GT Series heads to Paul Ricard
    Jul 27, 2018 Motorsport

    Pure McLaren GT Series heads to Paul Ricard

    2018 Pure McLaren single-make FIA accredited international race series Circuit Paul Ricard to hold fourth round of the season Race field of McLaren 570S GT4 ‘arrive and drive’ track cars all supported by McLaren engineers, whether rented or owned… more...
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  • Cartrack’s unique technical training model uplifts talented young South Africans
    Jul 27, 2018 Mobilty Beat

    Cartrack’s unique technical training model…

    For 27-year-old Sandile Mungwe, the training and subsequent employment he has received at Cartrack has proven to be life-changing in more ways than one. Sandile has always had an aptitude for auto mechanical work, but has received limited… more...
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  • Tips for SA motorists in light of fuel price increases
    Jul 26, 2018 Motoring

    Tips for SA motorists in light of fuel price…

    South Africans are bracing themselves for yet another fuel price increase which is expected to hit our pockets in August. This follows the recent fuel price hike of 26 cents p/l for 93 octane petrol, 23 cents p/l for 95 octane and 24 cents p/l for… more...
    Editor 285
  • World premiere: Porsche presents the new Macan
    Jul 26, 2018 Motoring

    World premiere: Porsche presents the new Macan

    Full connectivity, new design elements and extended equipment for the success model Porsche has unveiled the new version of its compact SUV. The Macan has been a great success since its launch in 2014, and has now been enhanced in terms of design,… more...
    Editor 256
  • Supplychainforesight goes Green
    Jul 26, 2018 Mobilty Beat

    Supplychainforesight goes Green

    Barloworld Logistics’ presents local businesses opinions on sustainable supply chains In recent weeks the local conversation about environmental practices, and indeed the behaviour of individuals and businesses alike when it comes to sustainability… more...
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  • Battle Resumes for Ford NWM in Bronkhorstspruit
    Jul 26, 2018 Motorsport

    Battle Resumes for Ford NWM in Bronkhorstspruit

    After three wins this season, Lance Woolridge and Ward Huxtable continue to lead Class T Championship Gareth Woolridge and Boyd Dreyer set sights on third place in standings Brazilians Marcos Baumgart and Kleber Cincea aim for another podium finish… more...
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  • The new Volkswagen Touareg
    Jul 26, 2018 Motoring

    The new Volkswagen Touareg

    • The new Touareg is the most technologically advanced Volkswagen model of its era.• The third generation Touareg makes a bold statement on design, technology, handling and comfort.• With the "Innovision Cockpit" of the Touareg, Volkswagen has… more...
    Editor 325
  • Bringing Off-Road Experience to a New Level, Ford Ranger Raptor is Ready for the 'Outback Attack'
    Jul 26, 2018 Motoring

    Bringing Off-Road Experience to a New Level, Ford…

    Unveiled to the world for the first time earlier this year, the highly anticipated Ford Ranger Raptor is set to arrive in markets across Asia Pacific. With Ford Performance DNA at its core, this high-speed desert racer pushes the limits in… more...
    Editor 460
  • Active engagement via mobile-only tech disrupts insurance industry
    Jul 26, 2018 Mobilty Beat

    Active engagement via mobile-only tech disrupts…

    Ryan Barlow, Chief Technology officer, e4 says that when it comes to the insurance sector, it is mobile-only as insurance brands grapple with disruption from lighter, more agile technology rich cloud insurance products: “It is no longer just… more...
    Editor 339
  • 65 speakers, railway project updates, 2 days of networking- only at East Africa Rail
    Jul 26, 2018 Mobilty Beat

    65 speakers, railway project updates, 2 days of…

    In 2018, East Africa Rail will see more speakers than last year. With speakers joining from the East African region to share project updates and international case studies from world leading operators. Feature keynote speakers include: Dr Fethi… more...
    Editor 282
  • Haval Motors South Africa impresses in 1st NADA Awards
    Jul 25, 2018 Motoring

    Haval Motors South Africa impresses in 1st NADA…

    Haval earns bronze medal in NADA Dealer Satisfaction Index Awards Haval, the professional SUV division of GWM, has made its competitors sit up and take notice after earning a bronze medal in the 2018 National Automobile Dealers' Association (NADA)… more...
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  • Trust in key for online car sales - Consumer insight revealed at Dealer Master Class
    Jul 25, 2018 Motoring

    Trust in key for online car sales - Consumer…

    “Today’s auto consumer is ready to buy before he or she steps onto the shop floor,” said George Mienie, AutoTrader CEO, in his presentation at the annual Dealership Master Class event. “They have already completed extensive research at home. The… more...
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  • Round 5 Autobarn Superhatch Dezzi Raceway 11 August
    Jul 24, 2018 Motorsport

    Round 5 Autobarn Superhatch Dezzi Raceway 11…

    Fans can expect another action packed 2 heats from the AutObarn SuperHatch drivers at the Dezzi Raceway as the series reaches its halfway mark The AutObarn SuperHatch action will continue at round 5 next month at the popular Dezzi Raceway KwaZulu… more...
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  • New car sales are on a roll – what does that mean for the used car market?
    Jul 24, 2018 Motoring

    New car sales are on a roll – what does that mean…

    June 2018 was a good month for new car sales in South Africa – 29 886 new passenger vehicles were sold which represents year-on-year growth of over 4%. This continues a positive trend over the past two quarters and has been achieved in spite of a… more...
    Editor 549
  • Husqvarna's Gilbert sets up title showdown
    Jul 24, 2018 Motorsport

    Husqvarna's Gilbert sets up title showdown

    Pepson Plastics Husqvarna Racing returned home victorious from Swaziland’s fifth round MSA South African Cross Country Moto Championship Mhlibhi Piggs Peak 400 on Saturday after Kenny Gilbert wrestled his open class machine to the OR1 class win to… more...
    Editor 541
  • Chris Visser and Phillip Herselman – Atlas Copco Toyota Hilux. Image Nadia Jordaan.
    Jul 24, 2018 Motorsport

    From the desert to the mealie fields of…

    It will be quite a change of scenery for the South African National Cross Country Series (SACCS) when the fourth round of the championship takes teams from their recent excursion in the Botswana desert to the mealie fields of the Bronkhorstspruit… more...
    Editor 302
  • Clover Mama Afrika celebrates Madiba Day at the Shalate Drop-in Centre
    Jul 23, 2018 Mobilty Beat

    Clover Mama Afrika celebrates Madiba Day at the…

    Clover Mama Afrika, Clover’s CSI project, together with their valuable supplier MiX Telematics, a leading global provider of fleet and mobile asset management solutions, have once again showed their support by assisting a Clover Mama Afrika. This… more...
    Editor 382
  • Pre-owned vehicles with new car benefits
    Jul 23, 2018 Mobilty Beat

    Pre-owned vehicles with new car benefits

    Purchasing a pre-owned vehicle can be a risk-free process if you choose to buy from the right pre-owned dealerships. A common misconception about pre-owned vehicles is that they’re old and unpredictable. The truth is that there are specialized,… more...
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  • Global compact earthmoving brand refocuses in the local market
    Jul 23, 2018 Mobilty Beat

    Global compact earthmoving brand refocuses in the…

    ELB Equipment has relaunched an exciting range of equipment including skidsteers, articulated loaders and BHL’s from one of the world’s leading compact equipment manufacturers. American-made Gehl machines are a well-known brand across the globe… more...
    Editor 524
  • Banks need to justify to the poor why they are bailing out SAA
    Jul 20, 2018 Mobilty Beat

    Banks need to justify to the poor why they are…

    The recent announcement by minister Pravin Gordhan that, at the request of state owned enterprises (SOEs), the banks will “help” SOEs with more funding and additional unspecified assistance, raises serious questions. Banking chiefs must publicly… more...
    Editor 673
  • The new branch is now located at Cnr Swartkops & Broad Street in North End.
    Jul 20, 2018 Mobilty Beat

    Safeguarding the bottom line through the Goscor…

    Managing a forklift fleet is a huge challenge, to say the least, but the incorporation of a fleet management system can make the entire process very simple and efficient. With that in mind, GLTC offers its Goscor Fleet Management System to help its… more...
    Editor 656
  • European Car of the Year Volvo XC40 receives five star rating in Euro NCAP assessment
    Jul 20, 2018 Motoring

    European Car of the Year Volvo XC40 receives five…

    Volvo Cars' XC40 adds another accolade as it receives five stars and top ratings in the 2018 Euro NCAP tests. This means the XC40 joins its larger siblings in the 60 and 90 series as one of the safest cars in the world. The 2018 Euro NCAP testing… more...
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  • Ten Ways Air Compressors Can Improve Farming Efficiency
    Jul 20, 2018 Mobilty Beat

    Ten Ways Air Compressors Can Improve Farming…

    A quality air compressor is an essential tool for any working farm, with applications far beyond simply inflating tyres. At its core, an air compressor is a power tool that creates and focuses pressurized air, which can in turn be used to power a… more...
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  • Top achievers from the MiX Telematics Enterprise BEE Trust celebrated
    Jul 19, 2018 Mobilty Beat

    Top achievers from the MiX Telematics Enterprise…

    Students excel given the right support and guidance MiX Telematics, a leading global provider of fleet and mobile asset management solutions, recently celebrated and awarded the top ten South African academic achievers of 2017, at their offices in… more...
    Editor 494
  • Camp Jeep® 2018 Starring the New Jeep Wrangler Breaks All Records
    Jul 19, 2018 Motoring

    Camp Jeep® 2018 Starring the New Jeep Wrangler…

    The key event for the Jeep® Owners Group (J.O.G.) held in Austria last weekend was a resounding success, attracting massive participation from all across Europe. More than 1,200 Jeep enthusiasts and 600 vehicles came together to confirm the special… more...
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  • Preview - 2018 Formula One Emirates German Grand Prix
    Jul 19, 2018 Motorsport

    Preview - 2018 Formula One Emirates German Grand…

    11th Round of the FIA Formula One World Championship, 20th to 22nd July 2018 Hinwil, 17th July 2018 - The Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team is heading into the last two back-to-back races before the summer break. The first stop is Hockenheim, where Marcus… more...
    Editor 642
  • SACAA general manager, Mark Hunter with Aspasa director, Nico Pienaar. SACAA has joined forces with Aspasa to better regulate and communicate the use of coal ash products in the economy
    Jul 19, 2018 Mobilty Beat

    Finding economical uses for coal ash

    Mountains of ash from our coal burning power stations can be avoided if new uses can be found to convert it from waste product to a valuable commodity. Already some of the ash is making its way into the country’s cement products to lend strength and… more...
    Editor 772
  • Scintilating Engen Polo Cup racing at wet Aldo Scribante circuit
    Jul 17, 2018 Motorsport

    Scintilating Engen Polo Cup racing at wet Aldo…

    Both races held in wet conditions Rain master Jeffrey Kruger retains his overall championship lead Multiple shunt sees second race finish behind Safety Car Repeated rain showers changed the complexion of the Engen Polo Cup races at the Aldo… more...
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  • Home heroes deliver at PE national
    Jul 17, 2018 Motorsport

    Home heroes deliver at PE national

    Wet conditions throughout Friday practice gave teams enough time to prepare for a sodden Extreme Festival raceday at Port Elizabeth’s newly surfaced Aldo Scribante Racetrack, but that did not deter local race fans from turning up in their numbers to… more...
    Editor 505
  • Isuzu Motors South Africa: 40 years of bakkie
    Jul 17, 2018 Motoring

    Isuzu Motors South Africa: 40 years of bakkie

    WHAT do former Springbok Rugby Captain John Smit, the first test tube baby, the Walkman and the movie Grease have in common? They were all introduced to the world in the same year that the first Isuzu bakkie went into local production in South… more...
    Editor 857
  • Mazda SA launches the enhanced Mazda CX-3
    Jul 17, 2018 Motoring

    Mazda SA launches the enhanced Mazda CX-3

    Mazda Southern Africa has begun accepting orders for the updated Mazda CX-3 at dealerships throughout Southern Africa. An ideal crossover; the CX-3 has received interior and exterior updates. Design improvements include front fog lamp bezel colour… more...
    Editor 819
  • Michael Stephen from Engen Audi takes GTC Championship Lead
    Jul 17, 2018 Motorsport

    Michael Stephen from Engen Audi takes GTC…

    Fourth consecutive full front lockdown of the 2018 GTC season for Engen Audi team Fastest lap by Michael Stephen at the Aldo Scribante Racetrack 1 -2 victory for Engen Audi in GTC race 1 First and second place positions for Engen Audi in overall GTC… more...
    Editor 572
  • Champion and Ferodo MINI John Cooper Works win in the rain
    Jul 17, 2018 Motorsport

    Champion and Ferodo MINI John Cooper Works win in…

    Signature Motorsport enjoyed their most successful weekend of the 2018 Sasol GTC2 Championship when Devin Robertson won the opening race and Brad Liebenberg won the second race at a soaking wet Aldo Scribante raceway in Port Elizabeth on Saturday.… more...
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  • Impressive speaker line-up at the NAAMSA Automotive Conference
    Jul 17, 2018 Motoring

    Impressive speaker line-up at the NAAMSA…

    The NAAMSA Automotive Conference in association with the Innovation Group takes place in the AutoTrader roof terrace alongside the Festival of Motoring presented by WesBank at the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit on 31 August 2018. The conference, titled… more...
    Editor 844
  • Opel's new
    Jul 17, 2018 Motoring

    Opel's new "Grandland X" takes two international…

    Practical, full of innovative technologies and every model with its own distinctive character - this is the Opel X-Family consisting of the Grandland X, Crossland X and Mokka X. However, the Opel SUV family is not only impressing customers with its… more...
    Editor 522
  • Pepson team after Piggs Peak glory
    Jul 16, 2018 Motorsport

    Pepson team after Piggs Peak glory

    Pepson Plastics Husqvarna Racing heads to Swaziland for the fourth round of the MSA South African Cross Country Moto Championship at the Mhlibhi Piggs Peak 400, keen to continue the team’s impressive form in the first half of the season. All four… more...
    Editor 784
  • Brett Hendricks is General Manager at Thebe Tourism Group.
    Jul 16, 2018 Mobilty Beat

    Petrol increase and tourism - how much trouble…

    As South Africans begin to process the after-effects of yet another fuel price hike, our first thoughts focus sharply on the things we feel we can do without, the things we can cut out of our lives to keep our households and businesses afloat. In… more...
    Editor 813
  • Upcoming Events 16 July - 6 August 2018
    Jul 16, 2018 Motorsport

    Upcoming Events 16 July - 6 August 2018

    21.07.2018 FIM TRIAL WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, COMBLAIN AU POINT, BELGIUM, BELGIQUE 22.07.2018 FIM MXGP/MX2 MOTOCROSS WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, LOKET, CZECH REP, REP. TCHEQUE 22.07.2018 FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GERMAN GRAND PRIX, HOCKENHEIM, GRAND… more...
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  • Retro Rewind will increase all your motor racing film coverage by posting it on their live streaming site permanently where it can be viewed 24/7 at no cost
    Jul 16, 2018 Motorsport

    Retro Rewind will increase all your motor racing…

    Giving you additional film coverage for all your race meetings both past, current, and future events All current series and race sponsors have their TV covered with the various packages available such as the Extreme Festival Events this TV coverage… more...
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  • Driver behaviour – have you looked in the mirror lately?
    Jul 13, 2018 Mobilty Beat

    Driver behaviour – have you looked in the mirror…

    The funny thing about driver behaviour is that we all think we are excellent drivers and everyone else isn’t. There’s also a strange way of thinking that because other drivers are breaking the road rules, we can to. “It’s time we brought order back… more...
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  • The ins and outs of public transport while traveling abroad
    Jul 13, 2018 Mobilty Beat

    The ins and outs of public transport while…

    Using public transport in a foreign country can be a bit daunting if you don’t know your way around the transport services provided. Chubb Travel Insurance offers some practical tips when using public transport that will have you commuting like a… more...
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  • Caption: Goodwood Festival of Speed Central Feature Source newspress
    Jul 12, 2018 Motoring

    Goodwood Festival of Speed 2018 starts today, 5…

    The Goodwood Festival of Speed (FoS) starts today and runs until 15 July. It is one of the world’s largest car culture events which brings together a powerful mix of cars, celebrities and motoring royalty. Besides the iconic 1.16-mile Hill Climb… more...
    Editor 587
  • 5GAA, BMW Group, Ford and Groupe PSA Exhibit First European C-V2X Direct Communication Interoperability Between Multiple Automakers
    Jul 12, 2018 Mobilty Beat

    5GAA, BMW Group, Ford and Groupe PSA Exhibit…

    Companies team up with Qualcomm and Savari to showcase C-V2X’s advanced performance for safety, traffic efficiency and autonomy Exhibition includes communication between vehicles, motorcycles and infrastructure, showing commercial readiness for… more...
    Editor 905
  • Selling Your Car: Your Paperwork Questions Answered
    Jul 12, 2018 Mobilty Beat

    Selling Your Car: Your Paperwork Questions…

    Car owners are increasingly taking the sale of their vehicles into their own hands, but the paperwork can be a little daunting. Jeff Osborne, Head of Gumtree Autos, explains what you will need to buy or sell your next car. Settling the car If the… more...
    Editor 816
  • The 2018 edition of Camp Jeep® gets under way
    Jul 12, 2018 Motoring

    The 2018 edition of Camp Jeep® gets under way

    · Camp Jeep® 2018 will take place in Styria, Austria, from July 13 to 15. · Annual event is the largest in the Jeep® Owners Group (J.O.G.) calendar. · Stunning venue is currently playing host to the international media launch of the all-new Jeep… more...
    Editor 869
  • CONMESA: Construction and mining equipment sales rise
    Jul 12, 2018 Mobilty Beat

    CONMESA: Construction and mining equipment sales…

    Sales of construction and mining equipment continued to improve during the first quarter of 2018, with sales of new equipment reaching levels last seen in the first quarter of 2015. According to figures released by the Construction and Mining… more...
    Editor 831
  • Anything can still happen in the production vehicle championships
    Jul 12, 2018 Motorsport

    Anything can still happen in the production…

    With three of the six rounds of the 2018 South African Cross-Country Series (SACCS), including the recent Toyota Kalahari Botswana 1000 Desert Race where double points were up for grabs now something of the past, teams will have to strategise and… more...
    Editor 820
  • The Parent Trap: could flexible work solutions provide an escape?
    Jul 10, 2018 Mobilty Beat

    The Parent Trap: could flexible work solutions…

    Parenting and work often feels incompatible -- what with kids' sick days, projects, last-minute meetings that clash with pre-school pickups, soccer games, ballet classes, and the whole pumping-at-the-office thing - but working outside of the home is… more...
    Editor 1021
  • Standox supports Austrian racing team in Formula Student series
    Jul 10, 2018 Motorsport

    Standox supports Austrian racing team in Formula…

    Standox, one of the global refinish brands of Axalta, has been supporting the OS.Car student racing team from the University of Applied Sciences (FH) Campus Wien for the last five years. The more than 40 team members have designed a race car to… more...
    Editor 1013
  • Engen Polo Cup title chase moves to Port Elizabeth
    Jul 10, 2018 Motorsport

    Engen Polo Cup title chase moves to Port Elizabeth

    Three-way championship fight to resume Revamped circuit to aid blistering lap times Minimal tyre wear to enable close racing The Engen Polo Cup championship brigade will visit the Aldo Scribante Raceway near Port Elizabeth next weekend (July 13 and… more...
    Editor 939
  • Opel Corsa Sport 1.4 T
    Jul 09, 2018 Motoring

    Opel Corsa Sport 1.4 T

    Bound to astound with its sporty, funky good looks, connectivity and power sunroof as standard. Designed to impress, with power and features beyond what is to be expected from a vehicle in this segment and at this price, the Opel Corsa Sport 1.4T is… more...
    Editor 1010
  • Half-year commercial vehicle sales just slightly off the pace
    Jul 09, 2018 Mobilty Beat

    Half-year commercial vehicle sales just slightly…

    The South African commercial vehicle market once again showed resilience amidst challenging economic conditions, to end the first half of 2018 with just a slight year-on-year decline of 1.3%. A total of 12 555 commercial vehicles has been sold so… more...
    Editor 913
  • Alfa Romeos of the past and present take to the stage at Goodwood
    Jul 09, 2018 Motoring

    Alfa Romeos of the past and present take to the…

    Stelvio Quadrifoglio makes its United Kingdom debut at the twenty-fifth "Festival of Speed 2018". By its side will be the showcar of the Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team currently competing in the Formula 1 FIA World Championship with Marcus Ericsson and… more...
    Editor 877
  • Roskill: Fuelling the Electric Car Revolution
    Jul 09, 2018 Mobilty Beat

    Roskill: Fuelling the Electric Car Revolution

    The global transition to electric vehicles is expected to drive demand for lithium aggressively over the next decade and beyond. This will require lithium mine supply to increase substantially, and by 2027 Roskill forecasts that the industry will… more...
    Editor 722
  • Transgroup Logistics says FAW is a perfect fit
    Jul 09, 2018 Mobilty Beat

    Transgroup Logistics says FAW is a perfect fit

    Transgroup Logistics, a Black Economic Empowerment company with offices in Durban, Northern Natal and Gauteng, recently took delivery of four FAW 16.240FT truck tractors and one FAW 15.180FL. The company, with a mixed fleet, has also been approved… more...
    Editor 947
  • The New Jeep® Wrangler is ready to amaze at Camp Jeep
    Jul 09, 2018 Motoring

    The New Jeep® Wrangler is ready to amaze at Camp…

    The first exclusive images of the stunning venue for Camp Jeep® 2018 have been released. The annual event - the most important in the Jeep® Owners Group (J.O.G.) calendar - will be held in Styria, Austria, from 13 to 15 July and will attract more… more...
    Editor 888
  •  Signature Motorsport ready to apply MINI magic at Aldo Scribante
    Jul 09, 2018 Motorsport

    Signature Motorsport ready to apply MINI magic…

    Preview: Sasol GTC2 Championship – Rd 5, Port Elizabeth, 14th July The Sasol GTC2 Championship heads into the season mid-point with Brad Liebenberg lying second in the title race, two points ahead of Devin Robertson following the Champion MINI John… more...
    Editor 942
  • Exclusive Fiat 500
    Jul 06, 2018 Motoring

    Exclusive Fiat 500 "Spiaggina '58" is the special…

    Today marks both the birthday of the Fiat icon and the 60th anniversary of the famous 500 Jolly Spiaggina, the legendary little car's first special series and symbol of the "Dolce Vita". For the dual celebration, the Fiat brand presents the new 500… more...
    Editor 1094
  • Jeep® Brand Celebrates 115th Anniversary of Harley-Davidson®in Prague
    Jul 06, 2018 Motoring

    Jeep® Brand Celebrates 115th Anniversary of…

    The two brands share enthusiasm, freedom and sense of belonging and will be teaming up in Prague from July 5 to 8 for the most important International Harley-Davidson event of the year. On display the new Jeep® Cherokee- the next generation of the… more...
    Editor 731
  • Ferraris, Lambos & Porsches set for PE debut
    Jul 06, 2018 Motorsport

    Ferraris, Lambos & Porsches set for PE debut

    Port Elizabeth race fans can look forward to a special treat when the G&H Transport Extreme Supercars take to the newly resurfaced Aldo Scribante Racetrack, Nelson Mandela Bay in anger for the first time as the Extreme Festival South African… more...
    Editor 882

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