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Safety Recall Actions Completed on over 63% of Ford Kuga 1.6 Models

PRETORIA, South Africa, March 3, 2017 – Ford South Africa today announced that progress has been made with the implementation of the safety recall for the 1.6-litre Ford Kuga. More than 63% of the affected vehicles have already been repaired and returned to their owners, who can now enjoy ongoing peace of mind. The company…


What are the requirements of having a chassis number on a vehicle?

The provisions of regulation 56 determine the requirements for a chassis number. Reg 56.       Number to be affixed to motor vehicle (1)     Every motor vehicle shall have a chassis number of not more than 17 alpha‑numerical characters which shall be cut, stamped, embossed on or permanently affixed to such motor vehicle and, if applicable, an…


Resilient new vehicle market driven by business buying

February’s total new vehicle sales saw a negligible year-on-year decline of 0.1%, with sales of 48 113 units. According to the latest aggregated sales data from the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of South Africa (Naamsa) sales growth was seen in a number of segments, including light commercial vehicles (9.7%), medium commercial vehicles (8.5%) and…

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Did You Know That The More Environmentally-Friendly Your Car Is The Less You’ll Spend?

With the past month being Environmental Health Awareness month, this is a good time to ask yourself: “How environmentally-friendly is my car? “. While going “green” may not be a priority, saving some dosh should be. With Carbon Emission Tax on its way to South Africa, the less environmentally-friendly your car is, the more you’ll…


Breakthrough made in arrest of members of motor vehicle theft syndicate

The Provincial Tracking Team has conducted an intelligence driven operation which led to a major breakthrough. A motor vehicle theft syndicate who is operating from a smallholding outside Polokwane was nabbed. The police followed a suspected stolen car until it entered the said smallholding. Upon arrival, a number of suspected stolen motor vehicles were recovered…


Debut for next generation Ford Fiesta

Ford Performance reveals next generation Ford Fiesta ST powered by an all-new 200 PS, three-cylinder, 1.5‑litre EcoBoost engine ahead of appearance at the Geneva Motor Show First three-cylinder Ford Performance model also features Drive Modes that adjust engine, steering, stability controls and even exhaust sound for optimised driving fun in any scenario Electronic Sound Enhancement…