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March 2, 2020

Electric vehicles to the fore at 2020 Commercial Vehicle Show

Electric vehicles (EVs) are going to be HUGE at this year’s Commercial Vehicle (CV) Show in Birmingham, United Kingdom. The exhibition takes place from...

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March 2, 2020

The coronavirus is here – is your fleet ready?

The coronavirus has hit South Africa. Does your business have a strategy in place to protect your drivers and company?  Globally, more than 80...

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February 20, 2020

Commercial vehicle sales off to a slow start

To kick off the New Year, sales results for the South African commercial vehicle market revealed a general decline in January, with one segment...

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February 20, 2020

Anglo American to develop world’s largest hydrogen-powered mine truck

Anglo American has announced a partnership with Engie – a global energy and energy services company – to develop and fuel the world’s largest...

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February 20, 2020

Border Management Bill in the pipeline

The Minister of Home Affairs, Aaron Motsoaledi, has welcomed the adoption by the National Council of Provinces (NCOP) of the Border Management Authority Bill,...

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February 20, 2020

Extended warranty terms for FUSO range

Following extension of the warranty period last year of its Canter line-up, Fuso Trucks recently applied lengthy extensions to its FA, FI, Fighter and...

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February 20, 2020

Putco and Netstar team up to keep roads safe

Putco has teamed up with vehicle tracking company Netstar to help implement a range of initiatives aimed at increasing road safety and reducing accidents...

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February 20, 2020

Lions get a lifeline – thanks to Mazda

Four lions, almost near death, have been rescued from terrible living conditions in the Ukraine and brought to South Africa – all thanks to...

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February 20, 2020

Toyota tops LCV charts in January

Toyota South Africa Motors (TSAM) registered a total of 3 927 sales in the light commercial vehicle (LCV) segment – claiming a stake of...

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February 20, 2020

New GWM P Series bakkie coming to SA in 2020

The flagship GWM P Series Pickup will be arriving in South Africa towards the end of 2020, and we’ll be treated to the mid-spec...

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February 5, 2020

The new Peugeot Partner – the ultimate driver experience

Having been voted International Van of the Year 2019, the new Peugeot Partner – with its i-Cockpit as standard, along with state-of-the-art technology, driver...

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February 5, 2020

Transport and logistics under pressure

South African households are feeling the pressure of the weak economy and load shedding. With both consumer and business confidence negative in the fourth...

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