Volkswagen South Africa establishes motorsport academy
Volkswagen South Africa establishes motorsport academy

Volkswagen South Africa has established a specialised Motorsport Academy to invest in the future of motorsport...

4 Feb 2019

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Brand Finance releases report for the world's most valuable brands in 2019

Italian supercar manufacturer, Ferrari, has reclaimed the title of the world's strongest brand, having last held it in 2014, according to the latest report by Brand Finance...

22 Jan 2019

AutoTrader reveals 2018 top 10 most searched for cars
AutoTrader reveals 2018 top 10 most searched for cars

The Mercedes-Benz C-Class has soared to the top of the vehicle pops, beating the BMW 3 Series which falls in to fourth spot...

Issued by AutoTrader 18 Jan 2019

#BestofBiz 2018: Automotive
#BestofBiz 2018: Automotive

Discover the most read content on Bizcommunity's Automotive site over the past year...

18 Dec 2018

#StartupStory: Double Apex Media
#StartupStory: Double Apex Media

Sudhir "Banzai" Matai, founder and managing editor of Double Apex Media, previous associate editor at Car Magazine, tells us how his online store for motoring-themed T-shirts turned into an automotive media portal...

By Jessica Tennant 29 Nov 2018

Hugo Boss and Porsche sign multiyear Formula E deal
Hugo Boss and Porsche sign multiyear Formula E deal

German fashion house Hugo Boss and German carmaker Porsche have entered into a multiyear cooperation that will see the apparel giant outfitting Porsche's Formula E racing team...

14 Nov 2018

2019 AutoTrader SA Car of the Year semi-finalists announced
2019 AutoTrader SA Car of the Year semi-finalists announced

The 2019 AutoTrader SA Car of the Year competition semi-finalists have been announced...

12 Nov 2018

Bizcommunity Recruitment in Africa Focus
Bizcommunity Recruitment in Africa Focus

A comprehensive B2B Recruitment Focus from December 2018 to February 2019 will ensure that Bizcommunity is the go-to destination for all the B2B news you'll need to plan your HR and recruitment strategies in 2019...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 23 Oct 2018

Top Ten of World Rallycross in SA in November
Top Ten of World Rallycross in SA in November

If automobile racing, held on a closed mixed-surface racing circuit, with modified production or specially built road cars is your thing...

18 Oct 2018

Jurors announced for SA Car of the Year competition
Jurors announced for SA Car of the Year competition

The South African Guild of Motoring Journalists announced the jury and trainee jury members for the 2019 AutoTrader South African Car Of The Year....

15 Oct 2018

The best Biz summer holiday (content) package ever!
The best Biz summer holiday (content) package ever!

Feeling a bit state-capsized, swept along by more waves than a cryptocurrency chart? Here are some life-saving festive content ideas...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 15 Oct 2018

RMI partners with 2018 Gumtree World RX
RMI partners with 2018 Gumtree World RX

The Retail Motor Industry Organisation (RMI) has partnered with Gumtree World RX of South Africa 2018...

25 Sep 2018

SA Car of the Year announces new title sponsor
SA Car of the Year announces new title sponsor

South Africa's renowned car competition gets a new title sponsor...

21 Sep 2018

AutoTrader declares new auto industry
AutoTrader declares new auto industry

The 'Paths to the Future' NAAMSA conference debuted at the SA's legendary Festival of Motoring hosted in the AutoTrader TechZone, bringing attendees a brand new opportunity to pick the minds of top auto industry players both locally and globally...

Issued by AutoTrader 17 Sep 2018

Subaru Southern Africa proves its brand values in the making of gruelling new TV commercial
Subaru Southern Africa proves its brand values in the making of gruelling new TV commercial

In August 2017, Subaru Southern Africa announced its partnership with PYGA Euro Steel Mountain Bike team. The partnership included providing three Subaru vehicles for the team...

Issued by G&G Digital 22 Aug 2018

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A South African's guide to moving to and making it in Malta: West of the moon (Part 2)

Maltese drivers have a terrible reputation, even amongst themselves. I had presumed that if everyone drove badly, that would come to be regarded as the new normal, but no...

By Marcus 'The Maltese Falcon' Brewster 17 Aug 2018

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A South African's guide to moving to and making it in Malta: East of the sun (Part 1)

One cannot write about Maltese lifestyle without weighing in about the Maltese obsession with cars. So, this column is long overdue...

By Marcus 'The Maltese Falcon' Brewster 10 Aug 2018

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What do you do if you're in a motorcycle accident?

Various factors put motorcyclists at risk on South African roads. So what do you do if you happen to be in a motorcycle accident?

2 Aug 2018

AutoTrader points to commuter bikes as key to mobility freedom in SA
AutoTrader points to commuter bikes as key to mobility freedom in SA

On 25 May, the inaugural Motorcycle Industry Stakeholder Summit was held as part of the AutoTrader SA Bike Festival, at the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit & International Convention Centre...

Issued by AutoTrader 29 Jun 2018

Among the options for the Golf GTI TCR are 19-inch rims and a honeycomb trim for the side panels
Golf GTI TCR hot hatch to bring VW racing heat to the street

Volkswagen's collection of Golf GTIs has got a sporty new stablemate, with the German automaker unveiling a road-going version of the Golf GTI TCR race car...

By Nick Lavars 18 May 2018

The Brabham BT62 weighs in at a mere 972 kilograms and has a huge 5.4-litre V8 that outputs 522 kW and 667Nm of torque (Credit: Brabham)
Legendary Brabham name returns with BT62 racer

After some fits and starts, the Brabham name is back in business as a race car manufacturer with the debut of the awesome little BT62. The track-focused BT62 features a phenomenal power to weight ratio...

By Aaron Turpen 9 May 2018

Just like the VW Golf entered in the race in 1987, the I.D. R Pikes Peak will be powered by twin engines.
VW reveals first all-electric race car built to conquer Pikes Peak

After teasing us with series of silhouettes and flashy renders, Volkswagen has finally whipped the covers off its first all-electric race car, the I.D. R Pikes Peak...

By Nick Lavars 23 Apr 2018

Toyota is building a miniature replica of parts of the Nurburgring Nordschleife circuit in Japan (Credit: )
Toyota building mini Nurburgring in Japan

Briefly the world's largest car company during Volkswagen's dieselgate emissions scandal revelations, Toyota is working harder than ever to reclaim the top spot it covets so greatly, and the latest news from Japan indicates that it is investing heavily to do so...

By Mike Hanlon 27 Mar 2018

Mazda's Vision Coupe
#GIMS2018: Concept Car of the Year goes to Mazda

This year's Geneva International Motor Show saw Mazda's Vision Coupe win the Concept Car of the Year title at the Car Design Night Geneva...

By Ilse van den Berg 8 Mar 2018

The Joystickbike ditches the handlebars in favor of a joystick (Credit: Joystickbike)
Joystick-driven recumbent ebike gets street-legal for Kickstarter

Handlebars seem about as important as wheels in bike design, but Swiss inventor Yvan Forclaz has done away with them in favour of a mode of control you're more likely to associate with aircraft or video games - a joystick...

By Michael Irving 5 Mar 2018

Alfa Romeo, Honda reveal new Formula 1 cars
Alfa Romeo, Honda reveal new Formula 1 cars

The Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team recently unveiled its new challenger, the C37, while Honda and partner Scuderia Toro Rosso, revealed their new Formula 1 car, the STR13...

2 Mar 2018

Could a virtual driver beat a real one?
Could a virtual driver beat a real one?

The meteoric rise of e-sports has put digital athletes and traditional athletes on a collision course. Honda recently set out to find out whether a virtual driver could beat a real one in a mixed-reality race between pro driver and pro gamer...

22 Feb 2018

Mpumalanga 400 gets ready for Dullstroom
Mpumalanga 400 gets ready for Dullstroom

Round one of the South African Cross Country Series (SACCS) opens on 16 and 17 March 2018 in Dullstroom (the highest town in the country) with Mpumalanga 400 - a new event on the calendar...

19 Feb 2018

WEC dates change so Alonso can compete
WEC dates change so Alonso can compete

NEWSWATCH: The organisers of the World Endurance Championship has moved the event to enable McLaren Formula One driver Fernando Alonso to compete for Toyota in every round...

13 Feb 2018

Fernando Alonso to compete in Le Mans 24 Hours, WEC
Fernando Alonso to compete in Le Mans 24 Hours, WEC

McLaren F1 driver Fernando Alonso, fresh from racing at the Daytona 24 Hours, will be competing in the World Endurance Championship (WEC), including the prestigious Le Mans 24 Hours...

By Hadlee Simons 6 Feb 2018

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