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Ferrari Portofino M- a true voyage of rediscovery

The latest evolution of the polished Prancing Horse GT 2+ Spider is unveiled...

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The New Jaguar F-PACE- Luxury, connection, electric redefined

The Jaguar F-PACE has a brave and bold new exterior, contemporary crafted all-new interior, latest generation Pivi Pro infotainment and the choice of in-line four- and six-cylinder engines including PHEV technology, the new Jaguar F...

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Mzansi Edge: Kingsley Holgate and the New Defender hit the road once more

As travel restrictions ease in South Africa, Africa’s most skilled expedition team is starting an exciting brand new adventure, this time around to track the outline of Mzansi. This journey will give the Kingsley Holgate Found...

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All Mahindra models now include extended warranties and service plans

All Mahindra model drivers - ranging from the well-adorned Mahindra Bolero to the top-of-the-range XUV500, and can now enjoy...

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Mitsubishi Motors South Africa (MMSA) is more than ready to “elevate your journey”

With spring here and Level 1 lockdown on the horizon, many South African’s are excited to elevate their journey after countless of months confined in their homes.  And Mitsubishi has a state-of-the-art SUV that is the ideal companion to experience all spring and summer has to offer this year. ...

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Continental tyres safe Summer Driving tips on how to best get your vehicle in Shape during coronavirus times

Keep a safe distance and minimize physical contact- as the most infamous advice during the coronavirus pandemic. As most individuals use their own personal vehicles to get to and from many other still rely on public transport to get around, if so then it is strongly ad...

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Electric vehicles a possibility in the near future

Most professionals within the motoring industry are unsure when electric mobility will be implemented into the South African market and when major carmakers will manufacture them, but Jaguar Land Rover South Africa has been analyzing and watching...

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Riding for a Limb proudly supported by Honda Motor Southern Africa

Honda Motor Southern Africa is more than proud to officially announce its support for Riding for a Limb, this South African non-profit organisation raises funds in order to prov...

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Many Mitsubishi customers return due to brand loyalty

Mitsubishi Motors South Africa dealerships are experiencing a flood of returning customers, highlighting the kind of customer loyalty many of Mitsubishi competitors’ envy....

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Women-Torque is growing rapidly

“It took me quite a long time to develop a voice, and now that I have it, I am not going to be silent.”...

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Audi connect is about to launch in South Africa with the new Audi A4 Sedan

Audi connect will be introduced into the local market with the imminent arrival of the new Audi A4 which is due in October. The technology brings real-time online connectivity t...

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The Ford Everest expands with LED headlights that are now standard on the XLT and Limited derivatives

The proud Ford Motor Company of Southern Africa (FMCSA) has improved its Everest seven-seater sport utility vehicle (SUV) line-up with the a new XLT 4x4 deriv...

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Motor dealers disappointed that expected uptick in sales did not occur with move to level 2 lockdown

There was an expectation in the minds of most new vehicle dealers in South Africa that there would be ...

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New heights for the distinctive Duster Model Range thanks to the new Renault Duster Techroad.

The Renault Duster SUV model has showed to define success within the vehicle market.  The range was completed by the very accomplished Renault Duster 4x4...

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Refined Evoque and Discovery Sport with special editions, new engines and even a new infotainment system

Refined Evoque and Discovery Sport with special editions, new engines and even a new infotainment system ...

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The sixth generation Volkswagen Transporter range gets an exciting new facelift

The Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles T-Series range has been renewed with a facelift that will now be called the T6.1. The facelifted Transporter range consists...

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Jaguar Land Rover cuts carbon emissions by a quarter due to recycling aluminium

Research done by Jaguar Land Rover has found how an innovative recycling process could upcycle aluminium waste from every day drinks cans, bottle tops and old vehicles into the premium vehicles of the future and by d...

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Land Rover introducing useful and advanced new towing tech

Land Rover has assisted in removing some of the struggle and inconvenience of reversing a trailer with its optional Advanced Tow Assist feature. This smart feature is now available on all Land Rover and Range Rover vehicles. Advanced Tow Assist grants the driver the ability and convenience to reverse a trailer usin...

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A Large-Scale Investment in Mizushima Plant to Manufacture New Electric Kei-cars was announced by MITSUBISHI MOTORS

MITSUBISHI MOTORS CORPORATION (MMC) in Tokyo announced that they will be investing in the production of new electric Kei-cars at the Mizushima Plant in Kurashiki city, Okayama Prefecture. T...

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An online quotation tool for the Audi Freeway Plan Extension has been introduced

An online tool on www.audi.co.za which provides a cost estimate to Audi owner...

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Volkswagen South Africa's leadership changes

After an incredible two years in South Africa, Martina Biene the head of the Volkswagen Brand will soon be moving back to Germany for a new exciting position at the Volkswagen headquarters in Wolfsburg. From the very first of 1 September 2020, Biene will begin as Head of G1 Baureihe (Product Management of A0 cars) reporting to the newly appointed Volkswagen Bra...

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2021 Anniversary tribute editions to celebrate 60 years of Jaguar classic E-Type

Jaguar Classic has confirmed that they will create six matched pairs of E-types editions to celebrate the iconic sports vehicles 60th anniversary in 2021: the E-type 60 Collection. Each pair of E-type 60 Edition vehicles contribute ...

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Ford focuses more intensely on their Transformation Initiatives in 2020

Ford is broadening its horizon for transformation initiatives and involvement in the economic empowerment initiatives of its dealer network ...

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The all new Jaguar F-Type is more than ready to entice South Africa

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Tracker confirms that hijacking levels have increased

Tracker advise the public to remain vigilant, even though there’s been a significant decrease in vehicle theft, hijacking continues to occur daily at any given times. In fact, Tracker’s vehicle crime statistics have compared July 2019 to June 2020 and by doing so they have realized that hijacking is on the rise and that it remains pervasive during level 3 lockdown. ...

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The pricing for the all-new Volkswagen T-Roc has finally been announced

The all-new T-Roc now completes Volkswagens tantalizing T-SUV range in Namibia, Botswana and now right here in South Africa. The T-SUV range consists of the T-Cross, T-Roc, Touareg, Tiguan and the Tiguan Allspace in the South African market currently. ...

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The Panasonic Jaguar racing go to Berlin for a lockdown showdown

After a long-awaited period of 158 days, Panasonic Jaguar Racing will go to Germany to complete season six of Formula E in a matchless lockdown showdown. Berlin’s Tempelhof circuit will observe six races in only nine days with three distinctively different track layouts. ...

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The new Range Rover Sport SVR Carbon Edition is confirmed to be available in South Africa soon.

Land Rover has just announced that the new Range Rover Sport SVR Carbon Edition will be available soon in South Africa. This special edition unifies with the latest Range Rover Sport line-up, generously offering a clandestine approach on the high-performance and all-embracing Carbon Fibre detailing.  ...

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New vehicle sales flat in July but they are still succeeding

New vehicle sales were ultimately flat in July, showing akin numbers to those of June 2020. However, according to the National Automobile Dealers’ Association’s (NADA’s) chairperson, Mark Dommisse, “most worrying to note is...

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Renault Sandero Range continue to upset the apple cart with the all new Sandero Stepway Techroad

The all-new SANDERO STEPWAY TECHROAD model offers value for money based on the Stepway scheme, due to bespoke design and feature enhancements, with additional benefit of Smartphone Mirroring with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility. ...

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Nissan South Africa takes-on WesBank’s online digital finance application

Nissan South Africa has taken-on WesBank’s new initiative digital application technology to help customers when they apply for finance online. This technology was launched by WesBank last year in October and is presently integrated into Wesbank’s website as well as into the FNB app. This ...

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Opel Combo- Delivering businesses success

In the last few months, most businesses were unexpectedly faced with a set of unfamiliar challenges. For some this meant that they would need to adapt their business models in order to stay afloat and others had to search for innovative ideas and new opportunities, and the very fortunate few were seeing an escalat...

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Mitsubishi Motors announce their ‘Small but Beautiful’ mid-term business plan

Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) announce their three-year mid-term business plan, namely ‘Small but Beautiful’ from 2020 to 2022, in order to focus their management resources on their core regions and technologies, as well as in Africa. This mid-t...

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License Expired in March to August are valid until January 2021

It was confirmed by the Road Traffic Management Corporation (RTMC) on the 22nd of July, after many inquiries to the Department of Transport that a grace period is granted until the 31st of January 2021. This was concerning the licenses and other important documentation that may have expired during the national lockdown from the 26th of Mach unt...

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The National Automobile Dealers’ Association appoints Marcia Mayaba as National Vice Chairperson

South Africa, 27 July 2020: Introducing Marcia Mayaba, Franchise Executive, Barloworld Motor Retail, the new National Automobile Dealers’ Association’s (NADA) Vice-Chairperson. ...

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The new bold and stylish Mahindra TUV300 ready for 2020

 July 23, 2020, Pretoria: The mid-life design and specification upgrade has added boldness to the Mahindra TUV300. ...

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Covid-19 increases vehicle travel internationally and nationally 

As we’ve been slowly easing out of strict lockdown regulations, more and more individuals are returning to work and school under another set of rules to help prevent the rapid spread of COVID-19. Although this has a positive impact on our economy, individuals who normally use public transportation are looking at safer alternatives to bett...

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Second-hand car market makes an impressive mark in South Africa

The implementation of the lockdown to prevent the rapid spread of COVID-19 has affected the South African vehicle market in a drastic way, with numerous South Africans losing their jobs and putting a strain on the economy. But things have been looking up for the second-hand car market following the move to a level with fewer restrictions allow...

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Jaguar Land Rover introduces contactless touchscreen to assist in fighting bacteria and viruses

  Pretoria, 23 July 2020 – The new contactless touchscreen ...

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All hail to reigning Formula 1 World Champion Lewis Hamilton

The admirable Lewis Hamilton does not cease to amaze us, his continuous astonishing performances week after week illustrations that nothing can slow him down. Hamilton took the first spot at the Hungarian Grand Prix this past Sunday – yet another victory for this titleholder. ...

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A moment of silence for all motorists - Petrol price expected to upsurge again in August

It has recently been reported that South African fuel prices will increase again next month, leaving motorists to revisit their budgets once again. According to the mid-month data published by the Central Energy Fund’s (CEF), the market is in bad shape and if this continues, motorists will be faced with a price hike of about 34 cents per...

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Hijackers find new strategy during lockdown – Don’t be the next victim

While South Africans are trying to unite in order to beat this life-threatening epidemic, the crime rate in our country continues to rise as criminals have not shutdown their operations. It was reported that hijacking cases have been sky-rocketing since the beginning of lockdown and hijackers have found a new strategy to target victims....

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Thinking of cutting costs by canceling your vehicle insurance? Well think again

Life has taken a toll on numerous South Africans since the implementation of lockdown that has put a financial strain which has resulted in cutting costs on possessions in order to save money. If you are thinking of canceling your vehicle insurance to save the little that you have then think again, reducing your insurance is much safer than ca...

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Suzuki climbs the ladder: Naamsa new car sales

Suzuki has shaken up the South African car market by its notable recovery according to National Association of Automobile Manufacturers’ (Naamsa) and recent car sales show that Suzuki Auto SA is doing exceptionally well in the South African charts. Last month the Japanese brand took the 7th spot in the sales ranking with a percentage of ...

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Recap of the 2020 season-opening GP in Austria: Top 3 winners

In case you missed it, here is what went down at the action-packed 2020 season-opening Austrian Grand Prix. It has been seven full months after the last race and fans could not w...

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Despite petrol price upsurge, South African motorists are pleased with the quality of fuel produced

South African motorists were unpleased to hear that petrol prices will be increasing in July during this epidemic, which has momentously affected the source of income for multiple people due to the lockdown. The Automobile Association foretold that the price of fuel will increase by R1.73 a litre, diesel will move up by R1.74 a litre and lastly, illuminating paraffin by R2.14.Even in anguish, many motorists are pleased with the quality of fuel and service they have been receiving from p...

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License renewal strife continues

License renewal strife continues Covid-19 has rapidly affected our daily lives - what was recognised as normal has become unusual since the deadly virus found its way into S...

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Mitsubishi Motors South Africa restarts at full throttle

06/07/2020 Mitsubishi Motors South Africa restarts at full throttle • Customers react positively after dealerships reopen • MMSA increases market share • Zero Deposit deals carried forward in July after massive success since restart JOHANNESBURG - Mitsubishi Motors South Africa (MMSA) enjoyed the loyalty of scores of returning customers as soon as the retail automotive industry restarted in June. Sales took off again after nearly thr...

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Land Rover makes fantasy a reality with ClearSight technology

Land Rover makes fantasy a reality with ClearSight technology • World’s first Ground View technology makes the bonnet invisible so that drivers can see obstacles ahead of, and underneath a vehicle with a virtual 180-degree view • ClearSight interior rear view high-definition video screen revolutionises rear view mirror visibility from the driver’s seat • Both features are available in the new Land Rover Discovery Sport and Range Rover Evoque, as well as the ...

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Lockdown travel savings for South Africans

Lockdown travel savings for South Africans 21 May 2020: Due to movement restrictions, most South African vehicles have had little use during lockdown and this has resulted in time and money savings for their owners. Tracker’s anonymised vehicle tracking data aggregated from the company’s installed vehicle base and analytics from Lightstone indicates that on average, reduced use of passenger vehicles saved 1150km of driving, 30 hours on the road and R1350 in fuel, during the first ...

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