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Grab expands self-driving car trial in Singapore

Southeast Asia's leading ride-hailing firm Grab on Friday teamed up with a US-based software developer to run a limited public trial...

5 hours ago

Tyre levy postponed to 2017

National Treasury has postponed to 2017 the implementation date of the environmental tyre levy that was meant to come into effect in October 2016...

3 days ago

Ctrack to track 2016 Sasol Solar Challenge

Vehicle tracking solutions company Ctrack will be tracking all the teams in the 2016 Sasol Solar Challenge. Ctrack will measure key telematics data and provide full visibility of...

3 days ago

Investments integral to effective safety custodianship

South Africa's tyre manufacturing industry, which is spearheaded by local players; Bridgestone, Continental, Goodyear and Sumitomo continues to benefit...

By Nobuzwe Mangcu 22 Sep 2016

British carmaker McLaren denies talks with Apple

British supercar maker McLaren said on Wednesday it was not in talks with Apple about a possible acquisition by the US tech giant...

22 Sep 2016

Tesla fixes security in Model S after Chinese hack

A Chinese security team has hacked a Tesla Model S and revealed several vulnerabilities in the luxury electric car...

22 Sep 2016

Mercedes-Benz South Africa appoints new executive director

Mercedes-Benz South Africa (MBSA) will welcome Jasper Hafkamp as its new executive director for the Regional Centre Southern Africa...

21 Sep 2016

Datsun Go... the Remix

Datsun South Africa has announced the launch of a limited edition, high-spec version of the Datsun Go Lux, and only 200 will be made available...

21 Sep 2016

Sasol Solar Challengers gear up with TomTom

TomTom has announced its support of the Nuon Solar Team in the annual Sasol Solar Challenge, to commence on 24 September...

21 Sep 2016

SA platinum supply: between a rock and a hard place

A lack of investment means the country's platinum miners will need to dig deep to meet demands in the medium term...

20 Sep 2016

#InnovationMonth: Electric zingBug takes on Sasol Solar Challenge

Alongside the sci-fi-looking solar vehicles at this year's Sasol Solar Challenge will be the zingBug, a VW Beetle from the 70s with an electric motor...

20 Sep 2016

One year on, can Volkswagen leave 'dieselgate' behind?

One year ago, Volkswagen's cheating on emissions tests for millions of its diesel cars erupted into public view, leaving the mammoth carmaker battling...

20 Sep 2016

Preparing for Dakar 2017: Toyota Gazoo Racing Team tests new Hilux Evo

The end of the year is in sight, and soon we will be seeing plenty of tinsel and hearing 'Little Drummer Boy' through the speakers from every major grocery store...

By Ané Theron 19 Sep 2016

Learners get in on manufacturing action

A large group of high school learners got a look inside the multi-faceted automotive manufacturing industry when they were invited to attend...

19 Sep 2016

Fiat Chrysler recalls 1.9m cars over air bag defect

Fiat Chrysler's US unit FCA US recalled 1.9 million cars Thursday for a problem that could prevent the airbags from deploying...

19 Sep 2016

Women in motoring: Meet Maserati's Monica Luscay Kyzer

Monica Luscay Kyzer (29), a Kimberley-born female technician at Maserati South Africa, could be deemed a diamond among the rough...

16 Sep 2016

GM vows to run on 100% renewable energy by 2050

General Motors plans to generate or source all electrical power for its 350 operations in 59 countries with 100% renewable energy...

16 Sep 2016

Motor trade sales down 1.6% y/y in July

Motor trade sales fell 1.6% in July compared with a year earlier, driven mostly by a 10.4% fall in new vehicle sales...

16 Sep 2016

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