Simon Carpenter
SOUTH AFRICA
Tech shifts the car insurance industry into top gear

Tech shifts the car insurance industry into top gear[Simon Carpenter] Complex and inconvenient processes built around inflexible and opaque products describe the experiences of many policyholders when dealing with insurers...

Posted 2 years ago | Like
Ilse van den Berg
SOUTH AFRICA
#StartupStory: Driver Assess

#StartupStory: Driver Assess[Ilse van den Berg] Drawing on his risk control background, Keith Cunningham created Driver Assess which creates an extensive driver profile...

Posted 11 months ago | Like
Ilse van den Berg
SOUTH AFRICA
And the Kuga reputation once more goes up in flames...

And the Kuga reputation once more goes up in flames...[Ilse van den Berg] NEWSWATCH: The N3 south, near the London Road off-ramp near Sandton, saw some fireworks yesterday as another Ford Kuga burst into flames...

Posted 12 months ago | Like
Rhys Evans
SOUTH AFRICA
Drunk driving needs a bad rep to support driver demerit system

Totalled SUV automobile after drunk driving accident. © Jonathan Weiss via
Totalled SUV automobile after drunk driving accident. © Jonathan Weiss via [[www.123rf.com 123RF]]
[Rhys Evans] Despite ramped up awareness campaigns, highly publicised death toll statistics, and the imminent threat of a demerit system, drivers continue to get behind the wheel after having consumed too much alcohol...

Posted 1 year ago | Like
Jessica Woodruff
SOUTH AFRICA
The safest cars in SA under R150,000

The safest cars in SA under R150,000[Jessica Woodruff] Are you driving one of the safest cars in South Africa under R150k? The AA conducted a report on the best and worst cars considering safety. The AA released its first annual ‘Entry Level Vehicle Safety Report'...

Posted 2 years ago | Like
Ané Theron
SOUTH AFRICA
Self-driving cars and insurance - Gigantic losses or innovation opportunity?

Self-driving cars and insurance - Gigantic losses or innovation opportunity?[Ané Theron] Imagine a world where you can summon your car via an app on your phone...

Posted 2 years ago | Like
Stuart Thomas
SOUTH AFRICA
What should we make of the Mitsubishi Outlander hybrid hack?

What should we make of the Mitsubishi Outlander hybrid hack?[Stuart Thomas] Over the past few days, the motoring community has been abuzz with news that a team of hackers managed to wirelessly hack a Mitsubishi Outlander, taking control of its electric charging...

Posted 3 years ago | Like
Clinton Smith
SOUTH AFRICA
Cleaning up the automotive industry, sustainably

Clinton Smith[Clinton Smith] Washing cars has often been listed on the 'top ten' list of water wasters world-wide...

Posted 3 years ago | Like
Henrie Geyser
SOUTH AFRICA
Blackest festive season in SA history

Blackest festive season in SA history[Henrie Geyser] The Festive Season death toll could be as high as 1,736 with the daily death toll for the period 1 to 30 December 2013 already the highest in history according to driving skills specialist, Rob Handfield-Jones, who has monitored Christmas and Easter death tolls since 2007.

Posted 5 years ago | Like
Henrie Geyser
SOUTH AFRICA
Peugeot revitalising its image

Peugeot revitalising its image[Henrie Geyser] As part of Peugeot South Africa's plans to boost the brand's image, service and sales during 2012 it is introducing for the first time in the French carmaker's history a full five-year maintenance plan for its entire passenger car range.

Posted 7 years ago | Like