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Toyota SA recognized in Customer Service Excellence Awards

Toyota South Africa Motors (TSAM) was awarded the 2014 Outstanding Customer Service Award for the annual Customer Service Excellence Awards (CSEA) by Toyota Motor Corporation. TSAM and its staff were commended for their dedicated efforts and determination towards excellent customer service. The award is based on an annual evaluation of operations and activities in Toyota…


Suspects arrested and hijacked vehicle recovered outside of Port Shepstone

On Tuesday morning, 10 March 2015, this Toyota Corolla was hijacked in Clairwood, KwaZulu-Natal. Yesterday various police units, supported by Tracker, tracked and recovered the vehicle just outside of Port Shepstone, heading to Lesotho. Two suspects were arrested and will appear in the Port Shepstone Magistrates’ Court today. The interesting thing about this case is…

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Those who excelled in “Art and Science” of automotive retailing rewarded

Reaching a pinnacle of performance in South Africa’s intensively competitive motor business and being adjudged the best-of-the-best in today’s challenging economy, takes enormous commitment and very special skills, said Dr George Nyabadza at the Sewells Group Businessman of the Year awards banquet in Johannesburg last night (Tuesday 10th March). ‘Each of our 17 nominees has…


How long can I use my vehicle from the expiry of the disc with load on?

Question: I have a rig comprising of a mechanical  horse and a lowbed trailer. Now the operators permit and annual license expires on say the 28th of February 2015. This vehicle however is on the road going through Harrismith  , when a Provincial inspector stops the vehicle. The inspector sees that the permit/license expires on…

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TomTom introduces GO Mobile, a free Android app

Johannesburg, South Africa, 4 March 2015,– TomTom (TOM2) today launches a new navigation app with TomTom Traffic in South Africa. People can now experience TomTom’s premium navigation and real-time traffic information, driving up to 75km every month at no additional cost. * Drivers can upgrade to unlimited driving with a simple in app purchase. Sharing…


Fleet tyre maintenance worth its weight in rubber

Ineffective management and maintenance of fleet tyres can affect the performance of a company’s fleet and give rise to unnecessary and costly operational expenditure, which severely impacts on an organisation’s bottom line, warns the South African Tyre Manufacturer’s Conference (SATMC). As the focus of all businesses shift to budgeting and improving on past performance with…