Ané Theron
Self-driving cars and insurance - Gigantic losses or innovation opportunity?

Self-driving cars and insurance - Gigantic losses or innovation opportunity?[Ané Theron] Imagine a world where you can summon your car via an app on your phone, to pick you up from outside the bistro where you have been having dinner...

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Henrie Geyser: motoring editor
Ford Figo is a feisty fighter

Ford Figo is a feisty fighter[Henrie Geyser: motoring editor] Ford knew they were in for a tough fight when they pitched its baby Figo into battle against hardened veterans of the fiercely-contested sub-B compact market...

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Henrie Geyser: motoring editor
GTI Clubsport takes on Big Three

GTI Clubsport takes on Big Three[Henrie Geyser: motoring editor] The VW Golf GTI, the benchmark against which all hot hatches are measured, has just upped the pace once again with the introduction of a sizzling Clubsport edition...

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Henrie Geyser: motoring editor
Maserati is a motoring masterpiece

Maserati is a motoring masterpiece[Henrie Geyser: motoring editor] Way back in 1963 Maserati created the Quattroporte which became the mould for all future luxury sports sedans...

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Ané Theron
Maserati expands SA footprint with new Cape Town showroom

Maserati expands SA footprint with new Cape Town showroom[Ané Theron] It was only in September 2015 that celebrations took place for the official return of Maserati to South Africa, with the soft-opening...

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Henrie Geyser: motoring editor
Fortuner is a capable good-looker

Fortuner is a capable good-looker[Henrie Geyser: motoring editor] The much improved new Toyota Fortuner is destined to strengthen its position as South Africa's favourite family SUV with predicted sales of more than 1,000 a month...

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Lauren Hartzenberg
VWSA and Dyer Island - a CSI success story

VWSA and Dyer Island - a CSI success story[Lauren Hartzenberg] News about corporate social investments can generate a range of public responses; from warming the hearts of eternal optimists to provoking eye-rolls...

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Stuart Thomas
What should we make of the Mitsubishi Outlander hybrid hack?

What should we make of the Mitsubishi Outlander hybrid hack?[Stuart Thomas] Over the past few days, the motoring community has been abuzz with news that a team of hackers managed to wirelessly hack a Mitsubishi Outlander, taking control of its electric charging...

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Michael Frans
Connected car, connected home... connected life

Connected car, connected home... connected life
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[Michael Frans] We're locked-into a never ceasing journey: one where technology plays an increasingly central role...

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Henrie Geyser: motoring editor
Polestar only for the lucky few

Polestar only for the lucky few[Henrie Geyser: motoring editor] Mercedes-Benz is represented in the performance league by AMG models, Audi joins the fun stable with its S and SR variants, and BMW's M-badged speed-mobiles form the other point of the triangle...

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Lauren Hartzenberg
#InTouch2016: Digital opportunity in the automotive arena

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[Lauren Hartzenberg] Michael Frans, head of business operations: automotive at T-Systems South Africa...

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Stuart Thomas
Could this weird-looking concept take on the Smart FourTwo?

Could this weird-looking concept take on the Smart FourTwo?[Stuart Thomas] Smart, the Mercedes Benz-owned city car brand, has always set the mark pretty high when it comes to technology and innovation in small vehicles. But if one, relatively unknown, Russian carmaker has its way...

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Henrie Geyser: motoring editor
Smart is cute and clever

Smart is cute and clever[Henrie Geyser: motoring editor] The funky new Smart, 'baby' of the vast Daimler stable, is even cooler, and it is bigger, safer, more fun to drive than its predecessor and enriched with a wide range of new fancy kit...

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Henrie Geyser: motoring editor
MX-5 retains fun-and-smile spirit

MX-5 retains fun-and-smile spirit[Henrie Geyser: motoring editor] The new fourth-generation Mazda MX-5 retains the same winning smile-on-your-dial recipe which made it one of the top selling two-seater rag tops of all time and it has already raked in a number of prestigious awards...

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Lauren Hartzenberg
#CommerceMonth: The rise of the 24-hour digital showroom

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[Lauren Hartzenberg] From a 24-page magazine in 1992 to a trusted digital showroom with a loyal online community, AutoTrader...

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Henrie Geyser: motoring editor
Coupé enriches C-Class appeal

Coupé enriches C-Class appeal[Henrie Geyser: motoring editor] Mercedes-Benz is renowned for producing sexy cars in addition to its executive-pleasing luxury sedans - and they have done it again with the stylish new C-Class...

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Henrie Geyser: motoring editor
Kadjar is a new SUV challenger

Kadjar is a new SUV challenger[Henrie Geyser: motoring editor] Following in the tracks of its popular Duster and Captur, Renault has launched a new three-model Kadjar in this country to take on some of the leading contenders in the tough C-segment SUV market...

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Boris Dzhingarov
Amidst present Saab struggles, history remains - Monetary Library

Boris Dzhingarov[Boris Dzhingarov] From the surface, it would look like Saab is in danger of becoming irrelevant in the auto industry. And while it's entirely possible that Saab has manufactured its last vehicle, the reality is that the lure of Saab remains...

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Henrie Geyser: motoring editor
Astra is a performing star

Astra is a performing star[Henrie Geyser: motoring editor] The Opel Astra, 2016 European Car of the Year, has arrived in SA with a cabinet filled with prestigious international awards and a fleet of eight models ready to equal (and probably beat) not only the best...

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Lauren Hartzenberg
#CommerceMonth: Q&A with Gumtree Auto's Jeff Osborne

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[Lauren Hartzenberg] As head of automotive for Gumtree SA and an authoritative voice in the media, we called on Jeff Osborne to provide insight into today's digital consumer...

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