Report focuses on the Future of Autonomous Cars

The new market report The Future of Autonomous Cars is a strategy report from Berg Insight analysing the latest developments on the self-driving car market worldwide. This study provides you with 250 pages of unique business intelligence, including 5-year industry forecasts, expert commentary and real-life case studies on which to base your business decisions. Ever since…


Local Production Begins for Expanded Ford Everest Range

Ford’s sophisticated Everest sport utility vehicle (SUV) is set to make an even greater impact on the South African market when an expanded range goes on sale locally in November this year. With Job 1 for Everest production commencing today at the world-class Silverton Assembly Plant in Pretoria, it signals the start of a new…


What is the national max speed limit to drive with a Toyota Quantum 14 seater on a freeway in South Africa?

Question: What is the national max speed limit to drive with a Toyota Quantum 14 seater on a national highway in South Africa? Answer: A bus or mini-bus a mini-bus or a midi-bus operating in terms of an operating licence*, outside an urban area, unless a speed limit sign indicates a lower speed: Maximum speed…


Sales of New Vehicles struggle under consumer affordability pressures

“New car sales continue to come under pressure with new passenger vehicles showing a 14% decline year on year. The current pressure on new car sales is likely to persist in the short-medium term driven by above inflation new car prices and consumers experiencing affordability pressures”.   General Comments on September 2016 NAAMSA sales: Month…


Mitsubishi Outlander ready for dramatic debut at Paris Motor Show

Mitsubishi Motors is preparing to send a strong statement about the company’s future plans at the 2016 Paris Motor Show. Spearheading their onslaught of modern SUV contenders is the refreshed Outlander along with the highly-anticipated Outlander Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicle (PHEV) to the range. Mitsubishi’s striking and modern profile is conveyed by the Dynamic Shield…