Successful first half of 2014 for vehicle sales by Audi

Audi has achieved the best first half-year result in company history with 869,350 cars delivered to customers resulting in a year-on-year sales growth of 11.4 percent versus the same time last year. In June 2014, the company delivered 155,450 cars worldwide, exceeding the figure in the same month last year by 10.8 percent. Sales in…

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Honda reveals more spacious, more sophisticated flagship Honda Accord

All-new 9th generation Accord features elegant, contemporary styling Longer, wider and taller with enhanced interior space New engines, including a sophisticated, muscular V6 Premium interior execution combines comfort and quality New lighter front suspension enhances ride and handling Extensive array of advanced safety features The all-new Accord, the 9th generation of Honda’s best-selling model, is now more…

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South African Subaru owners not affected by global recall

South African Subaru owners can rest easy as the recent global Subaru recalls, issued by Subaru on an international scale, does not affect any South African Subaru vehicles according to Subaru Southern Africa Marketing Manager, Ashley Lazarus. “Product recalls are never nice to announce, and Subaru is taking a very proactive approach to the problems…

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Stolen goods worth half a million rand confiscated and truck hijacking suspect arrested

On Tuesday, 8 July 2014, Mr Jemal Mohammed, a 33 year old male appeared in the Johannesburg Magistrate court, after he was arrested for the Possession of Stolen Property. Mr Mohammed was arrested at a warehouse in Mayfair after police followed up information on a truck robbery that happened in Meyerton in May 2014. Information…

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Volvo XC90 the first SUV to offer so much power with such a low emissions rate

. All-wheel drive, seven seats and ultra-low emissions of around 60g/km . Up to 290 kW and 630 Nm . All-new Volvo-developed Twin Engine technology Volvo Car’s all-new XC90 SUV will offer an unrivalled combination of power and efficiency when it is revealed later this year. The AWD seven-seater offers drivers up to 290 kW…

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Police in North West warns on car and truck hijacking at Rustenburg and Brits

The South African Police Service in the North West noted with concern a number of escalating cases of car and truck hi-jacking especially in Rustenburg and Brits Clusters. In some of the recently reported cases of truck hi-jacking along N4, the suspects allegedly pretended to be warning drivers by flashing cell phone lights and signalling…

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Toyota launches upgrade to extended warranty

Toyota continues to offer their customers value for money and exceptional customer service with new upgrades to the Toyota Genuine Extended Warranty. The warranty benefits will now increase significantly through the inclusion of wear and tear cover on selected components. From 1 July 2014, all new Genuine Extended Warranty customers will enjoy cover for the…

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Consider safety and how safe you will be protected when attending racing events!!

A regular visitor to the Arrive Alive website emailed us a video clip titled “Too much power in the wrong hands”. We would like to focus in this post on the need to consider safety by all spectators attending motor racing events! It is of the utmost importance that we remain aware of the need…

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