Trucks

New Car Financing and Cash Back

New Car Financing and Cash Back

A breathless session saw a quite staggering 23 cars blanketed by just eight tenths of a second with positions changing at almost every moment. Such was the competitiveness that the ballast-laden VW of Jason Plato could only manage 22nd on the grid, although the double champion has cited an as yet unknown problem with his […]

Transport conference will be highlight of Truck Competence at Automechanika Johannesburg

Transport conference will be highlight of Truck Competence at Automechanika Johannesburg

The transport industry is the lifeblood of any modern economy and in South Africa this industry faces many challenges, but also has lots of opportunities for growth and profit. It is for these reasons that the FOCUS Conference and Truck Test Awards function will be the most important event for the Truck Competence initiative at […]

Mahindra introduces price-leading, fuel-frugal workhorse

Mahindra introduces price-leading, fuel-frugal workhorse

Mahindra South Africa has extended its highly successful range of Bolero pick-ups with the launch of the Bolero Maxitruck Plus – a single-cab workhorse bakkie specifically focussed on providing a maximised payload, low running costs and rugged reliability at an affordable price point. The new Bolero Maxitruck Plus combines a large load box with an […]

H100 Bakkie rolls off local assembly line in Hyundai factory

H100 Bakkie rolls off local assembly line in Hyundai factory

The Commercial Vehicles Division of Hyundai Automotive South Africa has begun production of the popular H100 Bakkie from its assembly plant in Benoni on the East Rand – little more than 6 months after the factory was opened in September 2014 for the initial production of the HD truck range. H100 Bakkies assembled from components […]

Head’s up! Clean Displays Help Keep Drivers Informed

Head’s up! Clean Displays Help Keep Drivers Informed

In the days of wearable technology that connects you to the world around you, the automotive head-up display, or HUD, is a seasoned veteran. General Motors pioneered the system decades ago, yet its design teams continue to refine both appearance and functionality to help reduce driver distraction. “We know that keeping eyes on the road […]

MAC expands General Motors into Uganda

MAC expands General Motors into Uganda

General Motors (GM) is now officially represented in Uganda after Mansour Automotive Company (MAC) East Africa, a subsidiary of Mansour Group, was launched this past week at the Kampala Serena Hotel. Situated in Kampala, MAC East Africa is geared to provide customers with global Chevrolet and Isuzu products along with strong aftersales and service support. […]

20 years on, Mercedes-Benz Sprinter continues to set the standard

20 years on, Mercedes-Benz Sprinter continues to set the standard

JOHANNESBURG SOUTH AFRICA – On 23 January 1995 the first 500 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter vans left the plant in Düsseldorf. It was the beginning of a success story that remains difficult to beat, especially bolstered with more than 25 000 Sprinters sold to South African customers since the year 2000. One should always be cautious in using […]

Daimler Trucks & Buses South Africa introduces two new bus products as part of 2015 product offensive

Daimler Trucks & Buses South Africa introduces two new bus products as part of 2015 product offensive

Award-winning FUSO Canter Bus poised to be the future of mobility Mercedes-Benz introduces the versatile MidiBus chassis FUSO Trucks SA and Mercedes-Benz Bus & Coach – both wholly owned by Daimler AG – are optimistic about the future of their recently launched products, the FUSO Canter Bus and the Mercedes-Benz Midi Bus, built on the […]

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