Jessica Woodruff
The safest cars in SA under R150,000

The safest cars in SA under R150,000[Jessica Woodruff] Are you driving one of the safest cars in South Africa under R150k? The AA conducted a report on the best and worst cars considering safety...

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Des Fenner
Value-for-money motoring entrenched in 2017

Value-for-money motoring entrenched in 2017[Des Fenner] Looking at the changes taking place in the local car buying circles, the 2017 motoring year will mark the entrenchment of value-added, stylish cars in the South African market...

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Ané Theron
Volvo keeps building the world's safest cars

Volvo keeps building the world's safest cars[Ané Theron] ...as if we didn't know this already. This announcement came just as the Volvo S90 was launching in SA at the end of January 2017...

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Jeff Osborne
Getting a dash cam – what you need to know

Getting a dash cam – what you need to know[Jeff Osborne] If a picture says a thousand words, a video speaks volumes. Hence the popularity of dashboard cameras...

Posted 17 days ago | Like
Henrie Geyser
Silky drive and striking presence

Silky drive and striking presence[Henrie Geyser] The Volvo S90 executive sedan has just strutted into South Africa as the sexiest and smartest car in the Swedish carmaker's history...

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Henrie Geyser
Refined Triton armed for battle

Refined Triton armed for battle[Henrie Geyser] The long-awaited Mitsubishi Triton has finally arrived in South Africa and it was well worth the wait because in its new guise it is much more attractive...

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Ané Theron
The Toyota Auris - more than just a badge?

The Toyota Auris - more than just a badge?[Ané Theron] December on the coast of the Western Cape. Not exactly the place to go for a peaceful, quiet festive season – but this is where I call home...

Posted 23 days ago | Like
Lauren Hartzenberg
Meet Fiat Chrysler's new SA head

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[Lauren Hartzenberg] Robin van Rensburg has been appointed CEO and MD of Fiat Group Automobiles South Africa, the importer of Fiat, Fiat Professional, Abarth and Alfa Romeo brands...

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Lauren Hartzenberg
Black Badge revealed at new Rolls-Royce pop-up

Black Badge revealed at new Rolls-Royce pop-up[Lauren Hartzenberg] There's a new pop-up shop in the Mother City and the brand in question is as premium as they come...

Posted 30 days ago | Like
Henrie Geyser
Sportage moves to upper class

Sportage moves to upper class[Henrie Geyser] Hyundai and Kia have risen through the ranks quite dramatically from the el cheapo bottom feeder level to where they are now becoming a very serious threat...

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Ricardo Coetzee
#BizTrends2017: Key challenges for OEMs to tackle in 2017

#BizTrends2017: Key challenges for OEMs to tackle in 2017[Ricardo Coetzee] I'm sure that everyone would agree that 2016 was a tough year as a result of our slow economic growth. Although we saw a definite decline in vehicle sales...

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Henrie Geyser
Tucson is top of its class

Tucson is top of its class[Henrie Geyser] Tucson built its popularity on practicality, reliability, competitive pricing, chunky good looks and the backing of a class-leading service plan - all of which have been retained in the all-new model...

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Mike Whitfield
#BizTrends2017: Carmakers primed to tackle new year challenges

#BizTrends2017: Carmakers primed to tackle new year challenges[Mike Whitfield] Despite another difficult year for the automotive industry, car manufacturers are on top of the challenges and ready for 2017's expected trends...

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David Sieff
#BizTrends2017: Five steps to improve your lead conversion

#BizTrends2017: Five steps to improve your lead conversion[David Sieff] The inability for the automotive industry to embrace change is staggering. It's almost as if the only positive movement comes in the face of insurmountable evidence...

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Michael Frans
#BizTrends2017: Tech trends transforming the automotive sector

#BizTrends2017: Tech trends transforming the automotive sector[Michael Frans] 2017 is the Chinese year of the Rooster. The Rooster (literally) signals the start of a new day, and for many it would be great to get rid of the 'Monkey' on the back...

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Lauren Hartzenberg
Uber-Wesbank deal a boon to transport entrepreneurs

Uber-Wesbank deal a boon to transport entrepreneurs[Lauren Hartzenberg] It's been just over one year since Uber partnered with Wesbank in a R200m car rental deal, with the aim to fuel growth in the passenger transport industry...

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Des Fenner
#BizTrends2017: Practical, efficient and affordable cars are here to stay

#BizTrends2017: Practical, efficient and affordable cars are here to stay[Des Fenner] In many ways 2016 was a watershed year for the global automotive industry and technology. Discussion swirled around mega-trends involving digital showrooms...

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Jeff Osborne
#BizTrends2017: The auto industry will face its biggest disruption yet

#BizTrends2017: The auto industry will face its biggest disruption yet[Jeff Osborne] The auto industry has always faced massive disruption. The heart of the industry has always been engineering, and advances have shifted the balance...

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Mike Whitfield
Keeping the automotive show on the road amid declining new vehicle sales

Keeping the automotive show on the road amid declining new vehicle sales
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[Mike Whitfield] Those of us in the auto industry haven't been surprised by the drop in new vehicle sales. We knew that 2016 would follow the downward trend of 2015...

Posted 2 months ago | Like
Ané Theron
Road-tripping with children - how to survive the journey

Road-tripping with children - how to survive the journey[Ané Theron] Road trips. Love them or hate them, one thing is for sure - if the children are happy, the adults are happy. Here are some tips on how to keep the little ones chipper...

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