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Merc’s new bakkie: the first details

Merc’s new bakkie: the first details

What you see here is the Concept X-CLASS; two design variants of the concept that previews the forthcoming Mercedes-Benz bakkie.

 
Future looks good for Mitsubishi Motors

Future looks good for Mitsubishi Motors

Mitsubishi Motors South Africa (MMSA) has announced and welcomed the recent international announcement that Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) will be incorporated into the Nissan-Renault Alliance.

 
Built in Europe, customised for South Africa

Built in Europe, customised for South Africa

The Transport Solutions division of Babcock  the sole importer and distributor of DAF Trucks in southern Africa since 2011  is giving cutting-edge European engineering a distinctly African twist. It is stocking up on world-class DAF Trucks imported directly from the DAF factory in Netherlands, with adaptations to suit the local environment.

 
Cool as ICE

Cool as ICE

The “coolest” bakkie from Nissan South Africa has been launched  the NP200 ICE.

   
FAW expands in the Western Cape

FAW expands in the Western Cape

FAW Vehicle Manufacturers South Africa (FAW SA) has partnered with the family business group, JEC Marketing, to establish FAW Commercial Vehicles Worcester; a fully fledged representative for both sales and service of the entire range of FAW vehicles.

 
Hino partners with Agribonus reward programme

Hino partners with Agribonus reward programme

Hino South Africa has become the first truck brand to become a partner in the AgriBonus Rewards Programme, which is designed to benefit local customers.

 
Hilux gets extra muscle

Give your Hilux extra muscle

The all-new Toyota Hilux is the latest light commercial vehicle to fall under the Steves Auto Clinic (SAC) spell – the company having revealed its latest Unichip Plug and Play performance upgrades for both the 2.4 GD-6 and 2.8 GD-6 Hilux models.

   
Are you ready for your end-of-year break?

Are you ready for your end-of-year break?

As we all look forward to a break at the end of the year, the Automobile Association (AA) has urged motorists to make provision now to get their vehicles serviced, checked and roadworthy.

 
The future of logistics on the horizon

The future of logistics on the horizon

The concept of using drones for commercial deliveries has gained traction over the last few years, and is increasingly on the way to becoming a reality. As Liquid Telecom’s AfriCAN Insight reports, the continent is set for the construction of the world’s first droneport, located in Rwanda.

 
Milestone as FAW builds rep

Milestone as FAW builds rep

After only two years, the FAW plant, situated in the Eastern Cape’s Coega Industrial Development Zone, has produced its 2 000th vehicle.

   
Unimog turns 70

Unimog turns 70

Sunday October 9 was a very significant date for Mercedes-Benz – it was the 70th anniversary of the Unimog. On October 9, 1946, the Unimog Prototype 1 completed its first test drive with chief designer Heinrich Rößler at the wheel.

 
Women in Transport Awards finalists announced

Women in Transport Awards finalists announced

Finalists for the Women in Transport Awards will all gather at the Durban International Convention Centre, on October 18, to be honoured for achieving excellence within the rail and maritime industry in Africa.

 
Enter the solutions-based market

Enter the solutions-based market

Barloworld Logistics has published its 2016 supplychainforesight study, which highlights the shift towards a solutions-based market place.

   
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