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Inspect the interior of your chosen vehicle before even stepping into the showroom

A new way to choose a vehicle

Carfind.co.za has introduced a first to the online buying and selling of vehicles in South Africa, with the 360° interior view. Along with a range of photographs, buyers now have the opportunity to view the interior of the vehicle they wish to buy.

 
Gear up for Comtrans

Gear up for Comtrans

Comtrans is the only commercial-vehicle exhibition in Russia and provides the leading global and domestic manufacturers of commercial vehicles an opportunity to present their achievements at the largest exhibition platform in Eastern Europe. The event alternates with the IAA in Hanover and will take place this year between September 4 and 9.

 
MAN introduces new parts warranty

MAN introduces new parts warranty

As of today, June 1, MAN Automotive (previously MAN Truck & Bus SA) is offering a new two-year warranty on MAN genuine parts.The offer extends to all MAN genuine parts, MAN genuine parts ecotrade and MAN genuine accessories.

 
Sisters are doing it for themselves!

Sisters are doing it for themselves!

The transport and logistics industry is typically described as a "non-traditional" employment pathway for women, but this male-dominated sector is changing as logistics evolves into a complex, multi-disciplinary operation. At Dachser SA, four women discuss their contribution to logistics.

   
Don’t risk your child’s life with cheap “car seats”

Don’t risk your child’s life with cheap “car seats”

Wheel Well – a registered Section 21 company that strives to be the most visible, audible and effective advocate of road safety for children in South Africa – has warned of “an illegal and deadly car seat that has made its way to South Africa”.

 
Driverless trucks: what will happen to drivers?

Driverless trucks: what about the drivers?

A new report published by the International Transport Forum (ITF), says that automated road freight will save costs, reduce emissions and make roads safer – but the impact on driver jobs requires a managed transition.

 
MiX wants you to report dodgy driving

MiX wants you to report dodgy driving

Fleet and mobile asset management solutions provider, MiX Telematics, has launched an in-house driver-monitoring service called MiX ReportMyDriving. The service is focused on promoting road safety and reducing road accidents by improving driver behaviour and identifying those drivers who are a risk to other road users.

   
Embracing change enables fleets to be flexible and efficient

Embrace change to be flexible and efficient

Change is inevitable, and, in the fleet management space, expecting and preparing for change is the only way to stay ahead of the game.

 
The key to happiness…

The key to happiness…

Car keys, like reading glasses, tend to get lost in plain sight … sometimes, though, they get lost for good. When this happens, it can often be difficult to immediately get a replacement – especially when there’s no spare, or when the key belongs to a modern, high-tech vehicle.

 
Introducing Lion’s Explorer: the next generation

Introducing Lion’s Explorer 2: the next generation

MAN Truck & Bus South Africa launched the second-generation Lion’s Explorer bus to operators at the Southern African Bus Operator’s Association (Saboa) conference yesterday. The project, which has been quietly running for a year and a half, has been completed with the aid of MAN colleagues in Germany – meaning the Lion’s Explorer 2 now fits in completely with the European range of Lion’s family vehicles.

   
One week till the big #MANLE2 reveal!

One week till the big #MANLE2 reveal!

A big reveal is planned to take place at the 2017 Southern African Bus Operators' Association (Saboa) Conference, on Wednesday, May 24.

 
Isuzu’s bakkie division to join trucks

Isuzu bakkies to join truck division

General Motors (GM) and Isuzu Motors have announced their respective future plans for the Isuzu, Chevrolet and Opel brands in South Africa – which includes the purchase by Isuzu Motors of GM’s light commercial-vehicle manufacturing operations to strengthen its presence in the market.

 
Competition Commission puts up yield sign to public transport sector

Public transport sector competition in question

Uber, taxis, trains and bus companies will be the focus of a market enquiry into land-based public passenger transport being organised by the Competition Commission, which has been given the green light to commence on June 17.

   
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