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Aftermarket geared for increased number of second-hand cars

As the motor industry starts to open up, reports indicate vehicle buyers will search for cheaper second-hand cars...

25 May 2020

Ford appoints Londeka Mkhize as new social media lead

Ford Motor Company has named Londeka Mkhize its new social media lead for South Africa...

21 May 2020

Do you know the history of your second hand vehicle?

The South African Motor Body Repairers' Association (SAMBRA) is concerned about the lack of information available to the market with regards to the status of second-hand vehicles...

20 May 2020

Volkswagen to convert factory into Covid-19 medical facility

Volkswagen Group South Africa (VWSA) is to convert its assembly plant in Port Elizabeth into a temporary medical facility for Covid-19 patients...

15 May 2020

SA's automotive industry opens up for business

Effective immediately, the South African motor industry is able to start selling vehicles once again...

13 May 2020

Kia Motors donates 6 vehicles to SANZAF in support of food relief and welfare services

Kia Motors South Africa, a subsidiary of Motus Corporation, this week donated three Kia K2700 light commercial vehicles and three Kia Picanto STARTs to SANZAF to assist the organisation in delivering food and other welfare support services to vulnerable communities during the Covid-19 Lockdown...

Issued by Kia Motors South Africa 8 May 2020

FNB, WesBank approve more than 500,000 payment breaks

FNB and WesBank have approved payment breaks on more than 500,000 credit agreements for nearly 150,000 individual and business customers since 1 April 2020...

8 May 2020

CDK Global launches "Get the most from your DMS" guide

CDK has launched a downloadable best practice guide to support clients through the current Covid-19 pandemic...

3 May 2020

Hyundai extends warranties

Hyundai vehicles with original warranties that expire between March and June 2020 will benefit globally from a warranty extension for up to three months...

7 Apr 2020

Car dealerships should consider going digital

To mitigate a likely slump in car sales during the coronavirus pandemic, automotive original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and car dealerships should consider online services...

2 Apr 2020

#WinAnyCar, says AutoTrader

AutoTrader has ramped up their 'AutoTrader has a car for every moment' campaign, which has reached an audience of over 17 million, with the release of the exciting #WinAnyCar competition...

Issued by AutoTrader 19 Mar 2020

Game changer SUV and 4X4 tyre to be released

With undeniably the most comprehensive range of SUV and 4X4 tyres, Sumitomo Rubber South Africa (Sumitomo Dunlop) is bringing you an impressive new product that can literally 'Do More'...

Issued by Sumitomo Dunlop 17 Mar 2020

Volvo Financial Services ends alliance with WesBank

Volvo Financial Services South Africa has announced the end of its alliance with WesBank...

17 Mar 2020

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