Budget Rent a Car partners with Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon

American car rental company, Budget Rent a Car, will be sponsoring the 46th Annual Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon to be held on 26 March 2016. Prior to Budget Rent a Car, Avis sponsored the event for 25 years. Both car rental brands are operated by Barloworld Ltd.

3 Feb 2016

Hyundai introduces new extended warranty

Hyundai Automotive SA has introduced a seven year/200,000km warranty commencing 1 February 2016. The warranty covers various elements in the engine and transmission of Hyundai Automotive SA's light commercial vehicles and passenger cars. The new warranty follows Hyundai Automotive SA's five...

1 Feb 2016

Love the road with SANRAL's By the Way

By the Way is a bi-monthly publication by the South African Roads Agency (SANRAL). It is a full-colour magazine aimed at all users of South Africa's national roads. It showcases the various projects that SANRAL is involved in around the country. It also provides motorists with vital...

16 Apr 2015

Eskom has issued a load-shedding alert

Eskom has announced South Africans could be in for another bout of load shedding. It made the announcement this morning.

6 Mar 2015

Zuma loses, Sanral loses

Mail & Guardian reports Zuma's spy tapes appeal dismissed... The Supreme Court of Appeal has denied the president's application to keep the spy tapes from being released to the Democratic Alliance. And MyBroadband reports Sanral loses secrecy court bid... Applications by Sanral and the Protea...

29 Aug 2014

Datsun releases concept car sketch
Datsun releases concept car sketch

Datsun has revealed a sketch of the forthcoming new Datsun concept car, which will have its world premiere at Delhi Auto Expo 2014, India from 5-11 February 2014. The concept car represents a possible direction for the future expansion of Datsun's model line-up for up-and-coming young customers...

27 Jan 2014

Orphanage receives donation from Gabriel, AutoZone

Gabriel and AutoZone Nelspruit, major players in the automotive industry, have recently donated new blankets to the Msholozi Orphanage Care Centre on the outskirts of White River. The centre, which has around 70 children, is located in an old military shed that gets very cold in winter. The...

1 Jul 2013

Responsible Drinking Media Awards open next month

As part of its campaign on responsible journalism, brandhouse is calling all South African media to keep in mind that the company's annual Responsible Drinking Media Awards (RDMA) officially launches next month. Through the RDMA initiative, the company believes that journalists can make a difference...

24 Jan 2013

Red dot award goes to Mercedes-Benz's Actros truck

Mercedes-Benz's new Actros truck has won the most internationally acclaimed design competition - the coveted red dot award. No less than 1 800 manufacturers and designers from 58 countries submitted entries this year for consideration by the experts at the prestigious red dot awards, which are...

6 Aug 2012

BMW M5 ad extends run

The BMW M5 television commercial has been extended for an additional two weeks at no additional cost because the ad was reportedly such a success in encouraging PVR users to engage with both the BMW and DSTV brand. For the next two weeks viewers not used to experiencing high performance driving...

22 May 2012

AutoZone celebrates birthday

The privately-owned automotive parts retailer AutoZone celebrates its 15th birthday in October. The company has a footprint of 10 wholesale branches, 87 retail branches and 48 member-owned franchise branches throughout South Africa, Namibia, Zimbabwe, Swaziland and Botswana. All branches are...

5 Oct 2011

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