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Work integrated learning adds value to business

In the not-too-distant future, the motor industry is going to have to make room to welcome students from private and public colleges, universities of technology and regular universities, offering them the work experience that they will need to complete their qualifications...

By Sean Fenn 30 Jan 2015 06:03

Killarney offers safe racing under controlled conditions

Killarney International Raceway in Cape Town has extended an invitation to the public to race and test their cars under safe and controlled conditions...

29 Jan 2015 07:25

Connected vehicles will form a major element of the 'Internet of Things'

By 2020, there will be a quarter billion connected vehicles on the road, enabling new in-vehicle services and automated driving capabilities...

29 Jan 2015 07:43

Bidvest and Avis Budget sign agreement

Bidvest Car Rental has reached an agreement with Avis Budget Group, which will see Bidvest cease to operate as Budget car, van and truck rental in Southern Africa...

28 Jan 2015 06:40

Load shedding to continue

Eskom says load shedding will continue today...

27 Jan 2015 11:57

Should we clamp down on modified cars?

The automotive industry is divided over whether or not the clamping down by Cape Town's traffic department on modified vehicles is justified. Recently many of these vehicle owners have had their license discs removed...

26 Jan 2015 07:31

New Corsa wins AUTOBEST 2015 award

The all-new fifth generation Opel Corsa has been recognised by a panel of judges who have bestowed it with the AUTOBEST 2015 award...

26 Jan 2015 13:05

GM dealership donates two classrooms

Key Group Pietermaritzburg has donated two new classrooms to the Siyanda Secondary School in the impoverished peri-urban Sweetwaters area outside Pietermaritzburg in KwaZulu-Natal...

26 Jan 2015 13:00

New vehicles for Gauteng police

The 130 new police vehicles in Gauteng will improve service delivery, help police reach crime scenes and also help combat crime, says National Police Commissioner Riah Phiyega...

24 Jan 2015 09:41

Ford opens new research, innovation centre in Silicon Valley

Ford Motor Company's new Research and Innovation Centre in Palo Alto, California, was officially opened on 22 January...

23 Jan 2015 10:57

Congestion expected after Toyota green car orders soar

TOKYO: Toyota has been swamped by orders for its first mass market hydrogen fuel-cell car, the company said Thursday, 15 January, with demand in the first month nearly four times higher than expected for the whole year...

19 Jan 2015 12:41

GM expects better 2015, after costly recalls

DETROIT: General Motors said Wednesday, 14 January, that it expects improved earnings and margins in 2015 after paying out nearly $2 billion for recalls and victims compensation last year...

19 Jan 2015 12:30

New technology connects cyclists and cars

Volvo Cars, in collaboration with protective gravity sports gear manufacturer, POC, and Ericsson have developed an innovative safety technology that can connect drivers and cyclists...

16 Jan 2015 11:57

Winners of Ford's Innovate Mobility Challenge announced

The winners of Ford's Innovate Mobility Challenge series - a key part of Ford Smart Mobility - have been announced...

15 Jan 2015 10:46

Truck sales show modest growth for 2014

According to the latest results the South African truck market delivered a subdued performance during 2014, growing a modest 2.04% on 2013's results, to conclude the year on 31,554 unit sales...

15 Jan 2015 13:19

Avis and iLembe Chamber of Commerce "driving business together"

Car rental company, Avis has sponsored the iLembe Chamber of Commerce's Business Support Centre with a vehicle to be used by support staff serving the Ndedwe, Maphumulo, Kwadukuza and Mandeni communities...

14 Jan 2015 11:20

GM's Barra predicts strong US car market in 2015

NEW YORK: General Motors chief executive Mary Barra has predicted another strong year for US car sales...

12 Jan 2015 10:13

BCI dropped in December

The South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Sacci) says the business confidence index (BCI) shed 2.5 index points in December 2014, coming in at 88.3...

9 Jan 2015 07:47

What is the big deal about having a roadworthy car?

Motorists should make sure their cars are roadworthy because their insurance policy may not pay out if they are involved in an accident...

9 Jan 2015 13:51

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