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What if autonomous vehicles actually make us more dependent on cars?

Cities across Europe are taking steps to become increasingly car-free. London Mayor Sadiq Khan is aiming for 80% of all trips to be made on foot, by cycle or using public transport by 2041...

By Mark Kleinman and Charlene Rohr 3 Jul 2018

Elon Musk asks for development ideas for Tesla pickup truck

At the Semi and Roadster reveal last November, Elon Musk quickly showed a mockup drawing of an all-electric pickup truck large enough to carry a pickup truck in its bed...

By Paul Ridden 28 Jun 2018

#MFGIndaba: Expect to be disrupted

Innovation happens at the speed of trust, not the speed of technology. Roby Stancel from Virtual Consulting International explains this using the automotive industry as an example...

By Danette Breitenbach 27 Jun 2018

Volkswagen Polo GTI: Old vs new

To demonstrate the differences between the all-new Volkswagen Polo GTI and its predecessor, we sourced a previous-generation model and compared them head-to-head...

By David Taylor 27 Jun 2018

#MFGIndaba: Industry 4.0: good or bad for manufacturing?

The two countries with the lowest employment in the world, Germany and Japan, are also home to the world's most automated manufacturing industries in the world...

By Danette Breitenbach 26 Jun 2018

#MFGIndaba: Exponentially manufacturing tomorrow

What took 100 days before, now takes 100 seconds. Manufacturing cannot continue to operate as it always has, and without some type of innovation it will not survive...

By Danette Breitenbach 26 Jun 2018

Volvo's new S60 sports sedan its first car made in the US

Volvo Cars' new S60 mid-size premium sports sedan was revealed recently at a combined car launch and factory opening at Volvo's first US manufacturing plant in Charleston, South Carolina...

25 Jun 2018

#MFGIndaba: Factory of the year launches in SA

A benchmarking competition that recognises manufacturing excellence, Factory of the Year was launched locally at this year's Manufacturing Indaba...

By Danette Breitenbach 25 Jun 2018

#MFGIndaba: Manufacturing key to growing SA economy

With its multiple effect, manufacturing is the one sector in the economy that has the potential to create the jobs the country needs so desperately. But the industry is under threat and has declined...

By Danette Breitenbach 25 Jun 2018

SUV fever - vehicles costing over R1m

The SUV has conquered the global motoring market, combining sporty performance with safety and comfort. Here are our favourite SUVs in SA...

By Jason Snyman 21 Jun 2018

And the Kuga reputation once more goes up in flames...

NEWSWATCH: The N3 south, near the London Road off-ramp near Sandton, saw some fireworks yesterday as another Ford Kuga burst into flames...

By Ilse van den Berg 19 Jun 2018

Learn all there is to know about cars with Quickademy

A new online resource of how-to videos and blogs designed to provide consumers with vital information about tyres, shock absorbers, batteries, exhausts and brakes is now available...

18 Jun 2018

Mazda MX-5 updated for 2019

The 2019 Mazda MX-5 has been substantially improved over the current model and boasts more power, more safety and upgraded technology...

By David Taylor 14 Jun 2018

How the Ford F-150 became king of cars

In April, Ford announced that it will be phasing out nearly all of its passenger cars in the United States...

By M. Berk Talay 12 Jun 2018

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