What you should know about Turbodiesels

South African motorists were rather late to arrive at the performance/economy party that is the modern turbodiesel engine.

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Car Industry News

Airbag giant Takata soars after volatile week for troubled firm

2017-06-23 11:09

Shares in embattled airbag maker Takata soared more than 40%, after collapsing over the past week on bets that the crisis-hit firm will file for bankruptcy next week.

Ford fire-risk recall in SA: 15 600 Figo, Ikon cars affected

2017-06-23 08:03

Ford South Africa has issued a recall, this time affecting 15 600 entry-level Figo and Ikon models, due to a potential fire-risk.

Engine of the Year: Ford's 1.0-Litre EcoBoost wins again

2017-06-22 14:46

Ford’s 1.0-litre EcoBoost engine has been voted the 2017 International Engine of the Year 'Best Engine Under 1.0-litre' for the sixth year in a row.

Mexico says existing Ford jobs safe

2017-06-22 08:40

A state official in western Mexico says more than 3400 jobs at a Ford assembly plant are safe following the company's announcement that it will shift planned production of its Focus to China.

Well-known names surface as possible Uber CEO candidates

2017-06-22 08:36

Uber needs a new leader after former CEO and company founder Travis Kalanick resigned under pressure from the company's board and investors.

J.D. Power: Top quality car brands revealed

2017-06-22 08:00

Take a look at which automaker ranked tops in the J.D. Power's new car quality survey for the second consecutive year.

Car insurance: Crash claims rise in US states that legalize marijuana

2017-06-22 07:40

A study by the US Highway Loss Data Institute found a 2.7% increase crash claims in the first three states to legalize marijuana for recreational use when compared with neighboring states.

Uber allows US riders to tip drivers via app, matching Lyft

2017-06-22 07:11

Uber is enabling passengers to tip its US drivers with a tap on its ride-hailing app for the first time, part of a push to recast itself as a company with a conscience and a heart.

Timeline: #Uber's rough year leads to CEO's resignation

2017-06-21 10:26

Uber CEO and co-founder Travis Kalanick said in a statement to The New York Times that he has accepted a request from investors to step aside

Ford US to import China-built Focus sedan

2017-06-21 07:50

Ford will import its next-generation Focus sedans into the US market from China, after a highly-publicized move to cancel plans to build the car in Mexico.

Good news for motorists! Fuel price set to drop

2017-06-20 09:50

'The current picture suggests that road users could be looking at a petrol price decline of between 60 and 64 cents a litre at month end,' says the AA.

Arrived in SA: Mercedes lifts lid on C-Class cabriolet

19/10/2016 14:12 Mercedes-Benz' C-Class Cabriolet has finally arrived in South Africa, we have prices, details and a gallery.

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Infographic: 12 technologies that will feature in future cars

Automakers are already testing autonomous vehicles on our roads and internet connected systems being integrated into vehicles but what else can we expect in the future?

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