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More electric trucks available in SA from 2023

VOLVO Trucks continues to expand its range with the launch of several new extra heavy electric trucks, making it possible to electrify even more...

High demand for EV truck suitable for ‘last-mile’ deliveries

JAC Motors South Africa announced the introduction of its new N75 EV as part of its local N-Series truck line-up due to...

Trucks providing effective and efficient solutions for business owners

FAW Trucks prides itself on paying attention to what its customers require. “FAW SA is committed to offering vehicles engineered, developed and rigorously tested to...

New platform an instant hit with fleet managers

WITH the launch of Ctrack Crystal earlier this year, fleet managers were presented with an all-encompassing, customisable platform from which to run and manage...

Automaker on the road back to pre-flood sales figures

TOYOTA South Africa Motors (TSAM) has started to bounce back to pre-flood sales figures, posting a total of 11,138 units for the month of...

Consumers hit with huge tyre levy hike

By Gavin Kelly – Chief Executive Officer: The Road Freight Association THE Department of Trade, Industry and Competition (DTIC) has published anti-dumping protection levies on...

How ERP can drive the automotive industry forward

By Johan du Toit, Strategic Sales Executive for SYSPRO Africa THE South African automotive industry has been one of the largest manufacturing sectors for some...

New monthly maintenance plans keep your trucks working hard

TRUCKS work hard and will use parts and service as they age with high mileage. To minimise downtime and extract maximum productivity from a...

Soaring car sales lift Prospecton auto maker’s spirits

TOYOTA South Africa Motors (TSAM) has continued to top the sales charts in 2022, despite suffering significant damage to its Prospecton Plant – which...

N3 truck blockade: It’s ‘economic sabotage’, say ministers and business

ANOTHER truck blockade saw Van Reenen's Pass on the N3, the country's main domestic trade route, being closed on Thursday 16 June. This protest...

Trucking giant showcases its new hydrogen-powered truck

IMAGINE a truck that only emits water vapor, produces its own electricity onboard and has a range of up to 1 000 km. It’s...

Auto industry bid to better leverage SETA funding

THE rapid pace of technological change within the automotive sector is requiring suppliers are required to speedily identify and embed critical skills to secure...

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WEG Africa pioneers local manufacture of MV softstarters

WEG Africa has become the first OEM to produce medium voltage (MV) softstarters in South Africa, reducing lead times for customers and supporting the...

Disruptions drive changes in global container port performance ranking

THE World Bank published the newest global Container Port Performance Index (CPPI) last week, noting that it reveals that east and southeast Asian ports...

SPONSORED NEWS: WEG Africa pioneers local manufacture of MV softstarters

WEG Africa has become the first OEM to produce medium voltage (MV) softstarters in South Africa, reducing lead times for customers and supporting the...

Workshop assists local clothing and textile SMEs

MORE than 40 small to medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the clothing, textile, footwear, and leather (CTFL) sector gathered for the KwaZulu-Natal Clothing & Textile...