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Road tripper's guide to farm stalls
Road tripper's guide to farm stalls

There are hundreds of farm stalls all over the country, some loved and easy to find and other gems lesser known. Well, here's a guide to help you find them.

By Henrie Geyser: motoring editor 29 Aug 2014 07:52

Latest Ipsos quality study puts SA motor industry in very good light - Ipsos
Latest Ipsos quality study puts SA motor industry in very good light

Ipsos South Africa and its 12 local syndicate members representing 18 brands have announced both the 2014 product quality and customer experience (service received when purchasing or servicing) awards at the same time...

Issued by Ipsos 28 Aug 2014 11:35

Forget where you parked? There's an app for that
Forget where you parked? There's an app for that

Dude, where did I park my car? Apple is apparently trying to answer that question with a new app that will work even when GPS reception is poor...

By TJ Strydom 26 Aug 2014 10:51

Super Group 'delivers' its own set of excellent results
Super Group 'delivers' its own set of excellent results

Super Group‚ an industrial transportation operator‚ says it delivered "an excellent set of results" for the year to June‚ with earnings growth resulting from its integrated logistics plan.

By Mark Allix 19 Aug 2014 10:07

Mbongeleni Hlomuka
Marketing is not an act, it's a habit

Since graduating in media and specialising in marketing, I have attended a few interviews with SMMEs, not finding what promises to please me both professionally and personally...

By Mbongeleni Hlomuka 17 Aug 2014 10:05

Billions to be spent on railway commuter network
Billions to be spent on railway commuter network

The Department of Transport will, over the next three years, invest billions of rands in the country's transport infrastructure in a bid to reduce road deaths.

13 Aug 2014 07:57

Hino SA rewarded for outstanding performance
Hino SA rewarded for outstanding performance

Hino South Africa's sales and after-sales performance in 2013 was recently rewarded by winning three international awards. The awards ceremony took place during the 2nd Hino Motors' Middle East, West Asia and Africa regional meeting in Dubai.

31 Jul 2014 12:08

Vehicle sales drop as disposable income growth slows
Vehicle sales drop as disposable income growth slows

Stats SA May vehicle and related retail sales continues to show a very weak picture.

By John Loos 22 Jul 2014 07:05

First legal step in R699 car scheme
First legal step in R699 car scheme

The Port Elizabeth High Court agreed yesterday to hear a case on Tuesday that will be the first step in a massive class action on behalf of consumers left out of pocket by the alleged R699 car scam.

18 Jul 2014 09:53

Car firms halt production as strike bites
Car firms halt production as strike bites

Toyota and Ford both announced a halt to production.

By Natasha Marrian 16 Jul 2014 08:29

Ford is 'completely committed to our operations here in South Africa'
Ford is 'completely committed to our operations here in South Africa'

In a recent interview with Business Day TV, Ford South Africa president and CEO Jeff Nemeth discusses how National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa strike has affected car makers.

16 Jul 2014 08:22

Mitsubishi to launch new supermini Mirage
Mitsubishi to launch new supermini Mirage

Mitsubishi Motors has announced the launch of the budget- and youth-focused A-segment Mitsubishi Mirage in August 2014.

15 Jul 2014 07:08

Economy battles to get out of the woods
Economy battles to get out of the woods

The country's economy has battled to fully recover from the impact of the 2009 recession due to low productivity in the mining and manufacturing sectors.

14 Jul 2014 12:11

John Harvey
Independents are fuelling Africa

Independent petrol retailers are making impressive gains across Africa, presenting a challenge to franchise operators for oil giants that have monopolised the continent's markets for decades.

By John Harvey 14 Jul 2014 09:24

Vote for the 2014 Bike of Year on Wheels24 - 24.com
Vote for the 2014 Bike of Year on Wheels24

Wheels24 is giving its readers an opportunity to vote for the 2014 SA Bike of the Year finalists - as it does with the annual Car of the Year competition - through a Wheels24 Readers' Bike of the Year poll...

Issued by 24.com 8 Jul 2014 10:21

Low level brand loyalty and the new brand image in the automotive market - Ipsos
Low level brand loyalty and the new brand image in the automotive market

More than a third (35%) of current car owners who are considering purchasing a new car in the near future say they will possibly purchase a different car brand to...

Issued by Ipsos 8 Jul 2014 10:20

Imperial Auto invests in golf development
Imperial Auto invests in golf development

Imperial Auto has signed a three-year sponsorship agreement with the Nomads Golf Club.

8 Jul 2014 09:55

Cars set for auction as new vehicle sales slow
Cars set for auction as new vehicle sales slow

As predicted by the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of SA earlier this year, vehicle sales are beginning to slow down.

7 Jul 2014 11:50

Nissan drives the future today with Leaf's zero emissions
Nissan drives the future today with Leaf's zero emissions

Imagine a future where driving has zero impact on the environment. Now imagine achieving that today. With the Nissan Leaf now available in South Africa, zero emissions are a reality...

Issued by Nissan South Africa 7 Jul 2014 09:26

Garmin launches high-definition Dash Cam with automatic incident detection - Garmin
Garmin launches high-definition Dash Cam with automatic incident detection

Garmin Southern Africa expands its automotive range of products by announcing the Garmin Dash Cam series, your eye witness that never blinks!

Issued by Garmin 3 Jul 2014 13:56

John Harvey
Checking your cell... for a car

South Africans are following global trends when it comes to buying cars online, including younger motorists increasingly using their cellphones to browse for the most suitable vehicle.

By John Harvey 3 Jul 2014 09:02

Strike may hurt SA's manufacturing investments
Strike may hurt SA's manufacturing investments

The strike by members of the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) will be the largest strike in almost five years and is expected to disrupt production at about 10,500 companies in the manufacturing sector.

By David Furlonger 2 Jul 2014 08:45

New vehicle sales drop to 52‚837 units in June
New vehicle sales drop to 52‚837 units in June

New vehicle sales slipped for the sixth consecutive month in June as the tough economic environment cut into consumer spending.

2 Jul 2014 08:35

Ford to give sneak preview of Figo Concept
Ford to give sneak preview of Figo Concept

Ford Motor Company of southern Africa (FMCSA) will give a glimpse of its vision for a new global B-segment compact car, in the form of the Ford Figo Concept, at the inaugural Go Further event in Joburg, on 17 July, 2014.

2 Jul 2014 08:11

Mini ad causes ruckus because of site
Mini ad causes ruckus because of site

BMW has come under fire for placing a controversial Mini Cooper billboard advertisement near the spot where jailed hip-hop star Molemo "Jub Jub" Maarohanye and a friend ploughed into a group of Soweto schoolchildren while drag racing in Mini Coopers.

1 Jul 2014 09:45

Serco develops versatile pony trailer
Serco develops versatile pony trailer

Serco has developed a versatile, durable, lightweight pony trailer that can be pulled by a small truck tractor.

30 Jun 2014 13:17

MG6 boasts with a new face and improved rear
MG6 boasts with a new face and improved rear

Spy shots of MG6 models recently tested in China have surfaced, showing a new face and improved rear. The upgraded models also feature a bigger MG logo.

30 Jun 2014 11:32

Petrol price set to increase from Wednesday
Petrol price set to increase from Wednesday

The price of petrol will increase from Wednesday, the Department of Energy has announced.

30 Jun 2014 10:12

The new BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe - exclusive and exciting mobility with elegant functionality
The new BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe - exclusive and exciting mobility with elegant functionality

The new BMW 4 Series Gran Coupé is the first four-door coupé in the premium mid-size class that represents a consistent extension of the model range.

Issued by BMW 23 Jun 2014 13:42

Q50 sport sedan now available in South Africa
Q50 sport sedan now available in South Africa

Infiniti's new sport sedan, the Q50, is now available in South Africa and more details about the pricing and features have been revealed.

23 Jun 2014 11:22

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