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Consumer attitudes towards fuel loyalty programmes in SA

The average South African consumer sees loyalty programmes as valuable and as an economic benefit, and are generally committed to such programmes...

By Marius Wait 10 Sep 2020

Fuel price update

The Department of Energy has published the official fuel price adjustments for September 2020...

1 Sep 2020

#AutomotiveAllies: Seama Govender

Seama Govender, nominated by Riaz Haffejee, is the group director for corporate services at Sumitomo Dunlop...

Issued by Sumitomo Dunlop 27 Aug 2020

#WomensMonth: Be strong, even when it's not easy

"Where there is resistance, I will always have persistence," is a mantra that drives Kwandokuhle Nkosi, the manager of Engen Honeydew Convenience Centre...

6 Aug 2020

Fuel price set to increase by 5c a litre

Cash strapped consumers will have to dig deeper into their pockets as the price of petrol is set to go up by 5 cents a litre at midnight...

4 Aug 2020

There aren't enough batteries to electrify all cars - focus on trucks and buses instead

Electric vehicles can have a positive impact on the climate and air pollution levels, but governments should rethink how they electrify the transportation network...

By Cameron Roberts 31 Jul 2020

Electric vehicles could add to carbon emissions and load shedding: but there's a solution

South Africa's well positioned to adopt electric vehicles but this isn't a solution in itself because the vehicles would still depend on electricity generated from carbon-emitting coal power stations...

By MJ (Thinus) Booysen and Mark Apperley 10 Jul 2020

Engen goes contactless with 1app

Engen has announced the arrival of their new Engen 1app, which conveniently offers motorists a safe and contactless way to pay...

7 Jul 2020

Introducing the city-smart new Kia Picanto Runner

Kia Motors South Africa has expanded its LCV offering with the introduction of the new Kia Picanto Runner, a compact and cost-effective urban delivery vehicle offering all the comfort, convenience and safety features the Picanto is known for, combined with the practicality of a functional load bay...

Issued by Kia Motors South Africa 3 Jul 2020

Fuel price increase for July

The Automobile Association of South Africa predicts fuel prices will increase by more than R1.70 a litre on Wednesday, 1 July 2020...

30 Jun 2020

Astron Energy gives support for fuel industry during Covid pandemic

Even though petrol stations were deemed an essential service throughout the lockdown, the business challenges presented by Covid-19 for the fuel industry have been immense...

30 Jun 2020

Stephanie Travers shares the inside track on F1

Hailing from Zimbabwe and living in the UK since 2004, Stephanie Travers is a Petronas Trackside Fluid Engineer for the Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 team...

4 Jun 2020

Fuel price jumps up in Level 3 lockdown

The price of fuel for the month of May has been the lowest this year, however, this all changes...

2 Jun 2020

The fuel station of the future

No one could have imagined that the simple filling stations of the 1970s would one day morph into the enormous service stations dotting our highways today...

26 May 2020

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