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...

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Henrie Geyser: motoring editor
Sportage moves to upper class

Sportage moves to upper class[Henrie Geyser: motoring editor] 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: motoring editor
Tucson is top of its class

Tucson is top of its class[Henrie Geyser: motoring editor] 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...

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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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Henrie Geyser: motoring editor
Baby Opel with the X factor

Baby Opel with the X factor[Henrie Geyser: motoring editor] Opel is stepping up its onslaught on the local compact SUV market with the pre-Christmas unwrapping of the latest version of its popular Mokka...

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Henrie Geyser: motoring editor
Pajero Legend 11 is formidable

Pajero Legend 11 is formidable[Henrie Geyser: motoring editor] Whenever Mitsubishi South Africa produces a Limited Edition vehicle it is guaranteed to become a sell-out, as proved yet again by the Pajero Legend 11...

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Henrie Geyser: motoring editor
Budget Kwid priced to please

Budget Kwid priced to please[Henrie Geyser: motoring editor] Like an astute fly-half, Renault spotted a gap in the entry-level car market and took the opening with its new teeny, funky-looking SUV-styled Kwid...

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Lauren Hartzenberg
#EntrepreneurMonth: Michael Zahariev and his successful foray into the car industry

#EntrepreneurMonth: Michael Zahariev and his successful foray into the car industry[Lauren Hartzenberg] As a means to tackle inefficiencies in the second-hand vehicle industry, Michael Zahariev founded HiCarByeCar...

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Henrie Geyser: motoring editor
Baleno is a shiny Suzuki star

Baleno is a shiny Suzuki star[Henrie Geyser: motoring editor] The new Suzuki Baleno, which has been enthusiastically acclaimed and backed by strong sales across the globe, has arrived in South Africa...

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Henrie Geyser: motoring editor
H-1 is a talented multi-tasker

H-1 is a talented multi-tasker[Henrie Geyser: motoring editor] Hyundai's versatile H-1 people-carrier is a master of multi-tasking and talented enough to effortlessly cope with the demands...

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Mike Whitfield
[BizTrends 2016] Movements in motoring

[BizTrends 2016] Movements in motoring[Mike Whitfield] Despite a challenging year for the automotive industry, car manufacturers remain upbeat and eager to embrace the trends set to dominate...

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Mike Whitfield
The auto industry's state of flux - autonomous, electric, connected

The auto industry's state of flux - autonomous, electric, connected
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[Mike Whitfield] "It appears that 'tomorrow' is coming sooner than many think." This is how influencer Carlos Ghosn describes the dramatic change...

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