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Tips to save money when buying a new car
Tips to save money when buying a new car

Buying a new car is an exciting, albeit sometimes a nerve-wracking adventure. This is especially the case with South Africa's current economic climate and having to 'watch our pennies'.

By Stephen Sandmann 31 Aug 2015 06:39

Lighter colour cars still Nr.1 in South Africa
Lighter colour cars still Nr.1 in South Africa

The latest data from Lightstone shows that white is still the most preferred colour when it comes to vehicle purchases between women and men.

31 Aug 2015 06:22



New CEM Automotive solution available
New CEM Automotive solution available

Launched in Germany in March 2015, T-Systems has announced that the new Customer Experience Management Automotive (CEM Automotive) solution is now available. The cloud-based solution, delivered jointly by Deutsche Telekom and Salesforce.com, is a digital and mobile platform that connects all relevant stakeholders within the automotive industry, from manufacturers to vendors, dealers and ultimately the customer.

28 Aug 2015 15:07

Showrooms upgraded to match high standards of new vehicles
Showrooms upgraded to match high standards of new vehicles

In order to stay up to date with specifications of motor companies and their new vehicle launches, the motor industry continues to build new or refurbish existing showrooms and service centres.

28 Aug 2015 07:19

[SA Innovation Summit] The business of disruption
[SA Innovation Summit] The business of disruption

We're facing a brave new world, where disruption technology and e-commerce are forcing traditional industries to re-examine their take on doing business to include innovative solution-based thinking if they want to stay in the game.

By Nicci Botha 26 Aug 2015 14:51

First Car Rental nominated for Best Car Rental Company
First Car Rental nominated for Best Car Rental Company

First Car Rental has been nominated for Best Car Rental Company in the Business Traveller Africa Awards 2015.

26 Aug 2015 11:55

Imperial profits boosted by acquisitions
Imperial profits boosted by acquisitions

Imperial Holdings (IPL) on Tuesday said key acquisitions in the second half of its financial year had enabled the group to achieve record revenue and operating profit in its full-year results. This, it said, was despite the steady deterioration of trading conditions in the markets it did business in.

By Colleen Goko 26 Aug 2015 09:55

Tips for upgrading a rental car fleet with new cars
Tips for upgrading a rental car fleet with new cars

Upgrading an entire rental fleet of cars can be a daunting task, but it needn't be too stressful if you are properly prepared. Being prepared for such a large task can take some time, so make sure you start well before the matter becomes urgent. Spend time investigating all the cars that are in the current fleet, and determine what you should be looking for in new cars.

By Stephen Sandmann 26 Aug 2015 06:45

Duster given a dab of ooh-la-la
Duster given a dab of ooh-la-la

Renault's popular Duster has been given a mid-life cosmetic make-over to enhance its already cute and cheeky looks to further strengthen its grip on the competitive B-SUV segment where it has already notched up more than 8 000 sales since arriving in South Africa less than two years ago.

By Henrie Geyser: motoring editor 25 Aug 2015 06:32