Search is on for South Africa's next Speed Star
Search is on for South Africa's next Speed Star

Round two of Speed Stars' nationwide search for public contestants is heading to the Volkswagen Stand at the South African Motoring Experience.

18 hours ago

Free Ses'fikile service plan to boost safety in the taxi industry
Free Ses'fikile service plan to boost safety in the taxi industry

In further support of the SA taxi industry, Toyota South Africa has introduced a complimentary three-year/60,000km service plan for all new Ses'fikile taxis sold from 1 August 2017.

1 day ago

Six nations compete at Rotax African Open
Six nations compete at Rotax African Open

The Rotax African Open karting championship will see six countries competing on 20 August 2017 at the Zwartkops Kart Raceway. Entries have been received from Angola, Kenya, Mozambique, the UAE and Zimbabwe.

1 day ago

Calling Cobra car collectors, join Concourse Day
Calling Cobra car collectors, join Concourse Day

The annual Cobra Club Concourse Day will be held on 20 August 2017 at The Red Roman Shed, near the main entrance to Emperors Palace, Kempton Park, where organisers hope to attract 100 car entries for the event.

3 days ago

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Automotive industry Code of Conduct shows progress

According to Right to Repair SA (R2RSA), progress is being made on a Code of Conduct that will bring much-needed change to the automotive industry.

11 Aug 2017

Limited edition Beetle launched
Limited edition Beetle launched

Volkswagen has refined the new Beetle's design, engineering, and technology. For the South African market, the car manufacturer is launching a limited edition Beetle R-Line model with only 50 units available to participating Volkswagen dealerships.

11 Aug 2017

International showcase for commercial vehicle sector
International showcase for commercial vehicle sector

Organisers of Automechanika 2017 say that trucks, vans, buses, the transport and logistics industries, as well as materials handling will feature strongly at the show, which takes place at the Johannesburg Expo Centre, Nasrec, from September 27-30.

10 Aug 2017

SA Endurance drivers head for Dezzi
SA Endurance drivers head for Dezzi

KwaZulu-Natal motor racing fans are in for some action when the Mopar SA Endurance Series heads to Dezzi Raceway outside Port Shepstone on Saturday 19 August 2017 for the fourth round of the series at the Arnold Chatz Cars Dezzi 3-Hour.

10 Aug 2017

The economic black hole at the heart of the shift to electric vehicles
The economic black hole at the heart of the shift to electric vehicles

The ban on the sale of new diesel and petrol cars and vans from 2040 is perhaps the most significant policy announcement made by the UK government in the past decade (with the possible exception of Brexit).

By John Bryson and Tasos Kitsos 10 Aug 2017

Renault signs €660m deal with Iran
Renault signs €660m deal with Iran

TEHRAN, Iran: French automaker Renault this week signed a long-awaited joint venture deal with Iran worth €660-million ($779-million) to build up to 300,000 cars per year.

By Siavosh Ghazi 10 Aug 2017