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Top new models for SA

From Renault's new Alaskan bakkie to the latest models at the Frankfurt motor show bound for SA.

Electric cars in SA

The debate on whether or not Electric Vehicles (EV) are viable in South Africa rages on.

Car Industry News

Right to Repair to be rolled out in Australia: Will it work in SA?

2017-12-15 14:02

The United States of America and Australia have this week revealed the nations will be activating Right to Repair campaigns. 'This is good news for South Africa', says R2R director Les Mc Master.

Rand stronger, oil up at mid-month - AA

2017-12-15 13:09

Slight decreases in the fuel price are being predicted on mixed news from the currency markets and international oil trade, says the AA on unaudited mid-month fuel price data released by the Central Energy Fund (CEF).

Germany's VW issues study on role during Brazil dictatorship

2017-12-15 07:57

German automaker Volkswagen says a study into its role during Brazil's 1964-1985 military dictatorship has concluded that some site security officials in Brazil cooperated with the regime.

Hyundai, Kia recall more than 500 000 cars to fix brake light problem

2017-12-14 08:21

Hyundai and Kia are recalling more than a half-million compact cars in the US because the brake lights may not go out when the pedal is released

Japan automakers to form new company to develop hydrogen fuel stations

2017-12-12 11:40

A consortium of Japanese auto giants announced plans to set up a new company in 2018 to build more hydrogen refuelling stations, in an effort to bring fuel-cell cars into the mainstream.

Volkswagen boss urges end to diesel tax breaks

2017-12-12 08:15

The head of the world's biggest automaker Volkswagen has issued an unprecedented call to end tax breaks for diesel fuel in Germany.

China's BAIC to end petrol vehicle sales by 2025

2017-12-12 07:22

One of China's largest state-owned automakers has said it will phase out sales of all petrol vehicles by 2025, as Beijing considers taking all fuel-burning cars off the country's roads.

German prosecutors probe BMW diesel cheating claims

2017-12-08 11:08

German prosecutors on Thursday said they have opened a preliminary inquiry into allegations that luxury carmaker BMW used a defeat device to cheat diesel emissions tests in at least one of its models.

EU wins powers to spot-check vehicles, fine automakers

2017-12-07 19:40

The EU gained new powers to spot-check vehicles and fine automakers under tougher rules agreed after the Volkswagen emissions cheating scandal.

Judge sends VW manager to prison for 7 years in diesel scam

2017-12-07 11:18

A judge has sentenced a Volkswagen senior manager to seven years in prison for covering up a scheme to evade pollution limits on US diesel vehicles, calling it an astonishing fraud on consumers.

500 000th engine for Ford PE factory, Ranger Raptor for SA

2017-12-04 11:00

The Ford Struandale engine factory in Port Elizabeth has reached significant production milestones in 2017 as it gears up for expanded production to support the R3-billion investment in its local operations by Ford.

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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