Toyota, Lexus and Hino dealers reveal satisfaction

Toyota received a gold award and placed second overall at the National Automobile Dealers’ Association (NADA) Dealer Satisfaction Index Awards at a prestigious ceremony held on 14 August 2014. Both Lexus and Hino South Africa received silver awards with Hino placing second overall in the Commercial category. “At Toyota, we work very hard to build…

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How safe are your car’s tyres? MiWay offers a checklist for maintenance tips

Keeping safe on the road is not only about being an alert and cautious driver, it is also about making sure that your car is always in tip-top condition. An essential part of that is ensuring that your tyres are in a roadworthy condition – after all, the tyres are the point of contact between…

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Two suspects to appear in court for theft of Earth Moving Equipment

Two suspects, Sam Andries Maimela, 33, and his accomplice, Wonder Solly Masango, 21, who were arrested by the South African Police Service’s (SAPS) Cross Border Operations Unit for alleged theft of two Tractor-Loader-Backhoe (TLB’s) worth a combined estimated R3 million, will appear in the Ga-Rankuwa Magistratres’ Court on 15 August 2014. The unit’s members seized…

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All-new Volvo XC90 – first Volvo built on the company’s new Scalable Product Architecture

Volvo’s all-new XC90 – which will be revealed in two weeks’ time in Stockholm – will be the first car in its range built on the Scalable Product Architecture (SPA) modular chassis technology developed in-house by Volvo Cars. SPA has been under in-house development at Volvo for the past four years and is the cornerstone…

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Finalists Announced For The Inaugural TruckX Awards

Johannesburg, 12 August 2014: The Future Group in association with Ctrack has announced the list of finalists for the TruckX Conference & Awards, including Truck of the Year and thirteen other categories. The judging panel (volunteers from the trucking and logistics industry) has spoken and its voice is loud and clear. “We look forward to…

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Kia reveals first official photos of Third Generation Kia Sorento

(SOUTH AFRICA), 11 August 2014. First photos of the all-new Kia Sorento released today confirm that the third generation of the popular SUV will feature a new look, with bold, swept-back styling and sophisticated surface detailing. Longer, lower and wider, with an extended wheelbase, the new Sorento builds on the success of the outgoing model,…

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Anti-hijack Tips for Women’s Month from Ford

With a number of heartbreaking hijack stories making the news recently, the matter of driver skill and awareness has once again been given attention. Ford Motor Company of Southern Africa (FMCSA) has a team of certified professionals who train drivers around the country as part of its Driving Skills For Life (DSFL) programme. While many…

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The new Mercedes-Benz S 65 AMG offers driving performance in its perfect form

Twelve cylinders, twin-turbocharging, 463 kW of output and 1000 Nm of torque – the new S 65 AMG sets new standards as the most powerful vehicle in its segment of the market. Exceptional performance and outstanding dynamism – these are the hallmarks of the AMG 6.0-litre V12 biturbo engine. With its reduced fuel consumption, the new…

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Mercedes-Benz S-Class also offers Collision Prevention Assist Plus

No other car lives up to the high standards so famously and quite as comprehensively as the top model from Mercedes-Benz. The S 600 L with V12 biturbo engine is the top model in the already successfully established S-Class and is available exclusively with long wheelbase and with a luxurious package of equipment and appointments.…

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