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Mpact expands face shield range - adults, kids, hardhat shields and respiratory masks
Mpact expands face shield range - adults, kids, hardhat shields and respiratory masks

The safety of our communities is a top priority for us at Mpact. We have further expanded our face shield range and will be launching a respiratory mask during the course of June; ready for the re-opening of the many industries under Level 3 lockdown...

Issued by Mpact Plastics 29 May 2020

VW's WeConnect Go App now available in SA
VW's WeConnect Go App now available in SA

Volkswagen has taken the first step on the journey towards the connected car by launching the WeConnect Go app in South Africa...

26 May 2020

The fuel station of the future
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

Smart helmet capable of mass temperature screening comes to SA
Smart helmet capable of mass temperature screening comes to SA

A smart helmet that can scan the temperatures of up to 200 people every minute is now available in South Africa...

21 May 2020

SA's automotive industry opens up for business
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

Audi launches online technology showcase
Audi launches online technology showcase

Car enthusiasts will be pleased to know that an online Audi platform now offers an effective and educative way of making use of your free time, with a showcase of the Audi motoring technology...

12 May 2020

Online car auction platform launched
Online car auction platform launched

The motor dealer retail market in South Africa has all but stalled during the national lockdown, putting thousands of jobs at risk...

4 May 2020

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

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Uber adapts technology to offer delivery solution for businesses

Businesses can use Uber Direct to move their goods within their supply chain, and between locations to better balance supply and demand, ensuring customers receive their orders when required...

23 Apr 2020

Game changer SUV and 4X4 tyre to be released
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

#BehindtheSelfie with... Samantha Fuller, head of communications for Uber in sub-Saharan Africa
#BehindtheSelfie with... Samantha Fuller, head of communications for Uber in sub-Saharan Africa

This week, we go behind the selfie with Samantha Fuller, head of communications for Uber in sub-Saharan Africa...

By Jessica Tennant 11 Mar 2020

#BlockchainAfrica: The impact of blockchain on the global economy
#BlockchainAfrica: The impact of blockchain on the global economy

In 2020, many of the world's most influential business executives and policymakers are aware of blockchain's potential to turn the global economy around...

By Ilija Acimovic 4 Mar 2020

VW introduces electric mobility to SA
VW introduces electric mobility to SA

Volkswagen has taken the first step in its journey towards electric mobility in South Africa through the launch of the e-Golf pilot project...

22 Feb 2020

Audi and Ericsson take the next step in 5G production
Audi and Ericsson take the next step in 5G production

Audi, together with Ericsson, is taking the next step towards the production of the 5G...

21 Feb 2020

The legal importance of telematics
The legal importance of telematics

There has been much furore around the soon to be implemented Administrative Adjudication of Road Traffic Offences (AARTO) bill with much resistance to this implementation...

17 Feb 2020

Audi introduces Traffic Light Information service in Düsseldorf
Audi introduces Traffic Light Information service in Düsseldorf

Düsseldorf is only the second city in Europe to have Audi's Traffic Light Information service...

31 Jan 2020

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#BizTrends2020: Imagine the impossible

In order to stay in business, one needs to stay abreast with technology and remain up to date with the latest innovations...

By Odette van der Haar 24 Jan 2020

Ericsson and Microsoft partner to accelerate connected vehicles
Ericsson and Microsoft partner to accelerate connected vehicles

Ericsson and Microsoft are bringing their connected vehicle expertise together...

16 Jan 2020

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Hyundai, Uber partner to develop Uber air taxis

Both parties are collaborating on infrastructure concepts to support take-off and landing for this new class of vehicles...

8 Jan 2020

Afri Ride launches in South Africa
Afri Ride launches in South Africa

"The most wasted resources, from a vehicle capacity standpoint, are the empty seats in moving cars. The idea behind Afri Ride is to make use of existing resources by offering the unoccupied seats in your car, or offering your car for rental."

23 Dec 2019

Are we ready for self-driving vehicles?
Are we ready for self-driving vehicles?

Don't expect to see self-driving vehicles on the roads anytime soon, especially not in the developing world...

28 Nov 2019

The smarter mobility revolution has started
The smarter mobility revolution has started

The recent Electric Vehicle Road Trip (EVRT) Africa has highlighted the need for meaningful government support, private investment and more partnerships...

7 Nov 2019

Ask Africa Orange Index reveals Tiger Wheel & Tyre is number one in Service Excellence
Ask Africa Orange Index reveals Tiger Wheel & Tyre is number one in Service Excellence

Tiger Wheel & Tyre has once again taken the top spot in the Ask Africa Orange Index® awards for Service Excellence in the Vehicle Consumables Industry category...

Issued by Tiger Wheel & Tyre 5 Nov 2019

How connected cars enhance road safety and convenience
How connected cars enhance road safety and convenience

Over the past three decades, the spread of the internet has radically changed the world and everything it touches...

4 Nov 2019

AutoTrader reports comprehensive growth
AutoTrader reports comprehensive growth

South Africa's leading motoring marketplace, AutoTrader, has shown strong results for customers with more than 84% of the vehicles listed on its portal in the past year, being sold...

Issued by AutoTrader 29 Oct 2019

#SingularityUSouthAfrica2019: Rewriting the rules of travel and mobility
#SingularityUSouthAfrica2019: Rewriting the rules of travel and mobility

These are the highlights of Andres de Leon's presentation at the SingularityU South Africa 2019 Summit...

23 Oct 2019

#SingularityUSouthAfrica2019: A glimpse into the future mobility
#SingularityUSouthAfrica2019: A glimpse into the future mobility

These are the highlights of Bas Verkaik's presentation at the SingularityU South Africa 2019 Summit...

23 Oct 2019

Smarter Mobility Summit Africa sheds light on funding shortage
Smarter Mobility Summit Africa sheds light on funding shortage

The Smarter Mobility Summit Africa showcased inspiring levels of commitment and innovation, but it also shed some light on the obstacles holding back a truly smarter, sustainable mobility ecosystem in SA...

17 Oct 2019

EV charging stations rollout nationwide
EV charging stations rollout nationwide

Electric vehicles (EVs) have the potential to significantly enrich people's lives in a world of zero emissions...

15 Oct 2019

EVRT Africa sees industry work together
EVRT Africa sees industry work together

As technology continues to shape and reshape our everyday lives, new trends cause shifting customer expectations to place new demands on the automotive sector as well as on government...

7 Oct 2019

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