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Nissan to launch new ambulance, electric delivery vehicle

Nissan is set to reveal its new Paramedic Concept (Nissan's fifth-generation ambulance) and the all-electric e-NV200 Fridge Concept at the Tokyo Motor Show this week...

24 Oct 2017

South African racers head to Formula Ford Festival

Seven South African racers of the Investchem Formula 1600 championship will be taking part in the Formula Ford Festival at Brands Hatch in Kent, England from 21-22 October 2017...

16 Oct 2017

Cars.co.za Consumer Awards finalists announced

Cars.co.za has announced the finalists of the 2017/18 Cars.co.za Consumer Awards - powered by WesBank...

10 Oct 2017

Epic world solar car race begins in Australia

SYDNEY, Australia: An epic 3,000-kilometre (1,860-mile) solar car race across the desert heart of Australia showcasing new technology that could one day help develop commercial vehicles, got underway Sunday...

9 Oct 2017

Volvo Ocean Race heads to Cape Town in November

The 13th edition of the Volvo Ocean Race will kick off on 22 October 2017 in Alicante, Spain, where the teams will embark on their 45,000 nautical mile journey which takes them across four oceans...

5 Oct 2017

Entries open for 2018 Jaguar Simola Hillclimb

Entries for the ninth edition of the Jaguar Simola Hillclimb are officially open. The 2018 event will take place from 4-6 May...

4 Oct 2017

The 2018 WesBank South African Car of the Year finalists

During an event hosted in Johannesburg, MC Derek Watts announced the finalists for the 2018 WesBank South African Car of the Year competition...

21 Sep 2017

Frankfurt Motor Show sees launch of Ferrari Portofino

The new Ferrari Portofino is described as the most versatile model in the range. A car designed to be driven every day... (video)

15 Sep 2017

Kyalami Motorsport Festival set for November

The Kyalami Motorsport Festival will take place at the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit on Saturday, 4 November 2017...

14 Sep 2017

2018 WesBank South African Car of the Year semi-finalists announced

The SAGMJ has announced the semi-finalists for the 2018 WesBank South African Car of the Year competition...

8 Sep 2017

Camp Jeep South Africa 2017 heads for Limpopo

Jeep's off-roading event, Camp Jeep SA 2017, will be taking place at Legend Golf and Safari Resort in Limpopo from 23-25 September 2017...

7 Sep 2017

Automechanika means business and business means Automechanika

Every two years the unique business platform for the Automotive Service Industry that is Automechanika Johannesburg provides the optimum networking and business opportunities for the industry...

Issued by Automechanika 4 Sep 2017

Finalists for the Honda Quest 2017 announced

The 20 finalists who will compete in Honda Quest were selected from 40 contestants at the recent Boot Camp...

29 Aug 2017

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International

Norway puts brakes on plans for 'Tesla tax'

OSLO - Norway, a world leader of zero-emission vehicles, has abandoned plans for a proposed "Tesla tax", a controversial measure that would have cut a tax rebate granted to heavy electric cars.

1 day ago

Car-sharing firm zips across to petrol vans in bid to cut diesel use

We have all heard of car-sharing schemes. Perhaps you have even used one while visiting other parts of the world, or the Locomute service in SA. Until now they have been about cars and the ability to jump into a vehicle in various cities around the world, drive to your destination and then park it for someone else to use.

2 days ago

Volvo to supply Uber with self-driving cars

Swedish carmaker Volvo Cars said Monday it has signed an agreement to supply "tens of thousands" of self-driving cars to Uber, as the ride-sharing company battles a number of different controversies.

21 Nov 2017

Honda recalls 800,000 minivans over faulty seats

TOKYO - Honda is recalling about 800,000 of its Odyssey minivans in the United States over faulty parts blamed for 46 minor injuries, the company said, just a month after settling a huge lawsuit on other defects.

21 Nov 2017

New to ridesharing? Here is what you need to know

The explosion of ridesharing services has occurred partially because of the prevalence of powerful smart phones being so prevalent, new technologies including next generation smart phone applications being developed, and a desire for those who utilise taxi-type services to have better, easier, and safer experiences. The convergence of these factors has created some of the most dynamic new businesses, provided tens of thousands with additional incomes as drivers and given passengers better options when they need a lift.

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 9 Nov 2017

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