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Stand a chance to ride our beloved country with Avis Van Rental

If mountain biking is your passion, then The Old Mutual joBerg2c is a unique way to experience the beauty of South Africa while testing your endurance coupled with adventure. Avis Van Rental is once again sponsoring the logistics of the...

Sprinter set to become an essential business tool

At a sneak preview of the new Sprinter in Stuttgart Germany, Mercedes-Benz showcased how the best-selling van is set to lead the large van segment into a new era. Its internet connectivity, unique scalability, silent electric drives and individual hardware...

Altech Netstar and Mobileye partner to make SA roads safer

Altech Netstar have announced that they are extending their digital product portfolio to include the integration of Mobileye’s vision - based Advanced Driver Assist System (ADAS). Mobileye, an Intel Company, is the global leader in the development of vision -...

FAW South Africa puts pedal to the medal

A 12-member FAW Trucks cycling team, sponsored by FAW South Africa, successfully completed the gruelling 25th Coronation Double Century (CDC) cycle race on 25 November this year. Owned by the Pedal Power Association, the annual CDC is the grand-daddy of...

Locally-built Ford Ranger Spiced Up for 2018 

Keeping aligned with the times and ahead of the competition, Ford Motor Company of Southern Africa (FMCSA) has introduced a raft of new enhancements and product updates on the Ford Ranger, which is locally produced at Ford's Silverton Assembly...

SBV takes delivery of 300th Hino-based cash-in-Transit vehicle

SBV, a leading cash solutions and services company in South Africa, recently took delivery of its 300th cash-in-transit (CIT) vehicle based on a Hino chassis-cab. The latest unit, based on a Hino 815 with fully automatic transmission, was built...

Hilux stamps authority in penultimate month

Toyota South Africa Motors (TSAM) took the lead again in November, recording 11, 441 deliveries and amassing a year-to-date tally of 117, 486 units. This sees TSAM sales registering a year-to-date growth of 7.8% compared to the same time...

Daylight+: Biologically effective light improves the alertness of truck drivers and enhances safety

They spend days or even weeks in their truck. Most of the time, long-distance truck drivers are exposed to poor light conditions in their cab. During winter in particular, the darkness restricts the alertness and well-being of truck drivers....

First customer for Mercedes-Benz Citaro fully‑electric city bus

Rhein‑Neckar‑Verkehr GmbH willl be the first customer for the fully-electric city bus from Mercedes-Benz. Representatives of the Daimler subsidiary EvoBus GmbH and Rhein‑Neckar‑Verkehr GmbH have signed a corresponding memorandum of understanding. The first vehicles will be delivered at the...

Electric trucks for BMW Group Plant Munich

As of now, three electric trucks are part of the logistics operations of the BMW Group’s home plant. What began when the first 40-ton electric truck was put into service by the Munich plant in 2015 has now been...