PORTLAND SWITCHES TO FAW
(22 Nov 2014)
Having bought six FAW 28.389FT flat decks initially as a trial, says Nico Heyns, MD of Portland Holdings, owner of Portland Readymix, the entire fleet has now been converted to FAW.

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ACQUISITION REFLECTS INCREASING USE OF HYDRAULIC LIFTS
(23 Oct 2014)
As South African industry begins to reflect the increasing use of mechanical lifts taking place in the international transport arena, Micron Investment Holdings has geared up to supply and support a growing range of forklift attachments and customise

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CROSS CADDY
(20 Oct 2014)
With the introduction of the Cross Caddy, Volkswagen is extending its popular Cross lifestyle model range which is currently only available in Polo model range in South Africa.

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ENGEN DRIVER WELLNESS CAMPAIGN IN KING WILLIAMS TOWN
(17 Oct 2014)
This October, as part of Transport Month, Engen and Trucking Wellness, an initiative of the National Bargaining Council for the Road Freight and Logistics industry (NBCRFLI), have once again joined hands to bring the Driver Wellness campaign to the c

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HINO DEALERS SUPPORT ESTON SHOW
(16 Oct 2014)
Two Hino truck dealers in KwaZulu-Natal joined forces to put on am impressive display at the Eston Show, which has been running for 60 years consecutively. The event, which targets the agricultural sector, attracted seven truck brands and five brands

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GM DELIVERS BEST THIRD QUARTER GLOBAL SALES SINCE 1980
(16 Oct 2014)
Detroit. General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) sold 2 449 595 vehicles around the world in the third quarter of 2014, up 2 percent compared with a year ago. It was the company's best third quarter since 1980. In the first nine months of 2014, GM sold 7 371 7

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SAC ADDS SERIOUS FIREPOWER TO ALFA’S 1750TBI GIULIETTA
(15 Oct 2014)
A little known fact is that master tuner and founder of the Steves Auto Clinic group, Steve Fischer, actually started out in this business more than 30 years ago tuning and modifying Alfa Romeos.

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THE CHEMICAL AND ALLIED INDUSTRIES’ ASSOCIATION STRIVE FOR IMPROVED SAFETY DURING TRANSPORTATION OF DANGEROUS GOODS
(14 Oct 2014)
The Chemical and Allied Industries’ Association regrets the multi-vehicle accident involving a petrol tanker on the N12 East near Voortrekker Road in Alberton on Tuesday morning, 14 October 2014.

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G.U.D. FILTERS CELEBRATES 65 YEARS OF GREAT ENGINE PROTECTION
(14 Oct 2014)
G.U.D. Filters, a Proudly South African icon, celebrates its 65th year of manufacturing premium automotive filters. The much loved filter brand officially began their great engine protection in 1949 and started manufacturing oil filters and fuel line

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EAMONN PARKER APPOINTED MANAGING DIRECTOR FOR IVECO SOUTH AFRICA (PTY) LTD.
(13 Oct 2014)
Effective 1 October 2014, Eamonn Parker has been, appointed Managing Director of IVECO South Africa (Pty) Ltd replacing Robert (Bob) Lowden who returned to the UK as the new General Manger for UK and ROI.

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BILLIONS AT STAKE FOR NON-COMPLIANT COMPANIES IN NEW CUSTOMS ACT
(13 Oct 2014)
South African business faces new Customs legislation that threatens to add billions of rands to the cost of the import/export trade while adding the same amount to Sars’ revenue through non-compliance

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NEW LOCATION AND NEW NAME FOR HINO DEALER
(9 Oct 2014)
Hino Pretoria-North has moved premises and changed its name. This long-established Hino truck dealer is now located at 1 Visagie Street, Pretoria West, and has changed its name to Hino Tshwane.

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JOHNSON CONTROLS SOUTH AFRICA OFFERS FAST-TRACK CAREER OPPORTUNITIES FOR GRADUATES IN GROWING AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY
(9 Oct 2014)
South Africa's automotive industry exported more than 30,000 vehicles during September, a substantial improvement over the same month last year.

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SWEDISH STEEL PRIZE FINALISTS 2014
(9 Oct 2014)
New and innovative solutions, high quality and increased competitiveness characterize this year’s four finalists for the Swedish Steel Prize. The winner will be announced at a ceremony in Stockholm on November 20, 2014.

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INTRA-AFRICA TRADE KEY TO BOOSTING AFRICAN ECONOMIES
(2 Oct 2014)
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SA TRUCK SALES STILL SHOW YEAR-ON-YEAR GROWTH
(2 Oct 2014)
The South African truck market has continued to show resilience against the backdrop of low economic growth, interest rates hikes and inflationary pressures.

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KARCHER’S NEW HD 5/15 COMPACT IS A COLD SHOWER FOR STUBBORN DIRT
(2 Oct 2014)
Karcher is a world market leader in high-pressure cleaners for professional, home and garden use. In agriculture, crafts and trades, industry and municipalities these machines fulfil every cleaning demand wherever large areas must be cleaned daily.

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IRTE ENGINEERING SUCCESS
(1 Oct 2014)
BURSARY OPPORTUNITY DIPLOMA IN ROAD TRANSPORT MANAGEMENT

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CNH ANNOUNCES KEY APPOINTMENT
(1 Oct 2014)
CNH Industrial, a global leader in the capital goods sector, recently appointed Mario Gasparri as Vice President for Southern Africa. He assumes responsibility for all of CNH Industrial’s brands and activities in the region.

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METIER COMPLETES THE FOURTH 70 CUBIC METRES PER HOUR PLANT IN GAUTENG
(1 Oct 2014)
Following the announcement on 21 August 2014, Sephaku Holdings Limited (“SepHold”) is pleased to confirm that Métier Mixed Concrete (Pty) Ltd (“Métier”) has completed the construction of the fourth plant with a 70m³/hour production capacity in the Ga

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TOYOTA DOMINATES LOCAL AUTOMOTIVE MARKET
(1 Oct 2014)
Toyota South Africa dominated the local automotive market for Septemer with a total of 12,363 units sold - this translates to 20.3% market share in a highly competitive market of 60,854 units

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MONTH-ON-MONTH INCREASE IN SALES OF DAF TRUCKS
(29 Sep 2014)
Sales of DAF trucks in South Africa are steadily increasing. Babcock, which is responsible for the marketing, sales and service of DAF trucks in southern Africa, reports that August was a record month for sales since it took over the DAF franchise in

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HADLEY’S IAA DEBUT IS A DEMONSTRATION OF TECHNOLOGIES
(29 Sep 2014)
Hadley, a world leading solutions provider to the truck and transit industry, will showcase products and innovations for the first time to attendees of the IAA Commercial Vehicle Exposition in Hannover, Germany held September 25 to October 2, 2014.

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RENAULT TRUCKS T LIFTS THE 2015 INTERNATIONAL TRUCK OF THE YEAR AWARD AT THE 65TH IAA COMMERCIAL VEHICLE SHOW
(26 Sep 2014)
The prestigious award was handed over to Bruno Blin, President of Renault Trucks, during the VDA gala dinner on the evening of the opening press day of the IAA Commercial Vehicle Show in Hanover, Germany.

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FORD AIMS TRANSIT CONNECT AT FLOURISHING START-UP SCENE
(26 Sep 2014)
Fords all-new Transit Connect has everything it takes to be the backbone of the start-up businesses around South Africa. The companys newest commercial vehicle offering will bring small and start-up businesses a compact panel van with modern features

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JOHANNESBURG 2015 MOTOR SHOW ANNOUNCED
(26 Sep 2014)
The winds of change are the driving force behind the structuring of the 2015 Johannesburg International Motor Show scheduled to take place one year from now on 14 - 25 October 2015.

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SHOW ORGANISERS INTERNATIONAL LINK SET TO BENEFIT 2015 JOHANNESBURG INTERNATIONAL MOTOR SHOW
(26 Sep 2014)
The recent acquisition of a majority share in SA Show Services by Messe Frankfurt, of Germany, is seen as holding significant potential benefits for the 2015 Johannesburg International Motor Show which takes place at the Expo Centre, Nasrec, from Oct

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THE LIVIERO GROUP IMPROVES SAFETY, COMPLIANCE AND PRODUCTIVITY WITH DRUG AND ALCOHOL SCREENING FROM ALCO-SAFE
(26 Sep 2014)
The Liviero Group is South Africa’s largest privately owned multi-disciplinary construction company, and consists of multiple specialised operating companies, including Liviero Building, Liviero Civils, Liviero Mining, Liviero Drill & Blast and Livie

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WABCO DEMONSTRATES PERFORMANCE OF AIR COMPRESSOR TECHNOLOGY FOR HYBRID AND ELECTRIC TRUCKS AND BUSES IN ROAD TRIALS
(25 Sep 2014)
Over 25 Vehicle Makers Deploying WABCO’s e-comp Worldwide

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WABCO DEBUTS NEW FLEET MANAGEMENT SOLUTION TX-TRAILERGUARD AT IAA COMMERCIAL VEHICLES 2014
(23 Sep 2014)
; First Integrated Platform Launched After Transics Acquisition

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NEW FUSO CANTER LIFT SET TO REVOLUTIONISE THE SOUTH AFRICAN LIGHT TRUCK INDUSTRY
(23 Sep 2014)
Since its international launch, the latest FUSO Canter LIFT has impressed not only its customers but also an array of industry experts

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WABCO DEBUTS OPTIFLOW TAIL AT IAA COMMERCIAL VEHICLES 2014
(23 Sep 2014)
Latest Aerodynamic Product Enables Trailer Manufacturers and Fleets in Europe to Improve Fuel Economy and Operational Efficiency

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WABCO INTRODUCES BREAKTHROUGH ‘PREDICTIVE ECONOMIC CRUISE CONTROL’ TECHNOLOGY FOR TRUCKS AND BUSES
(23 Sep 2014)
New OptiPace System Expands WABCO’s Industry-Leading Advanced Driver Assistance Portfolio

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MIX TELEMATICS AND CLOVER MAMA AFRIKA TAKE TO THE ROAD AGAIN
(22 Sep 2014)
Mix Telematics a leading global provider of fleet and mobile asset management solutions, is once again sponsoring Clover Mama Afrika’s annual roadshow – a journey of more than 7000 kilometres that includes support visits to 30 Clover Mama Afrika cent

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DAF HAS A LONG FASCINATING HISTORY
(22 Sep 2014)
DAF has had a long and fascinating history since entering the market with small beginnings in 1928.

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DAF SETS GREAT STORE BY DEVELOPING NEW TECHNOLOGIES
(22 Sep 2014)
The demands being made on truck manufacturers these days in terms of new legislation – specially relating to fuel economy and emissions – require the investment of huge resources and DAF has a team of 800 engineers working at its research and develop

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EXTENDED DISTRIBUTION AGREEMENT PROVES DAF IS HERE TO STAY
(19 Sep 2014)
DAF Trucks, of the Netherlands, has renewed its distribution contract for Southern Africa with the Babcock International Group for a further five years.

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3RD ANNUAL THINK PEDESTRIAN GOLF DAY
(19 Sep 2014)
The 3rd Annual Think Pedestrian Golf Day will be held on the 21 October 2014 at the Serengeti Golf Estate

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THINK PEDESTRIAN CAMPAIGN
(19 Sep 2014)
hink Pedestrian is part of the United Nations’ Decade of Action for Road Safety.

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NEW MD FOR VOLVO TRUCKS AND RENAULT TRUCKS SOUTH AFRICA
(19 Sep 2014)
Volvo Group Southern Africa has announced the appointment of a new managing director for Volvo Trucks and Renault Trucks Southern Africa.

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PROGRESS ON THE RRT CONSTRUCTION PROGRAMME DESPITE LOCAL CHALLENGES
(18 Sep 2014)
Rustenburg: The multi-million rand construction programme for the Rustenburg Rapid Transport public transport network has made great headway this year, and continues to create jobs for the local communities, despite a few challenges.

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THE SECOND RUNNING OF THE DAILY4AFRICA ABOUT TO START.
(16 Sep 2014)
The Daily 4x4 undertakes an adventurous tour across seven countries on the African continent to promote road safety.

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MIX TELEMATICS TO SHOWCASE LATEST INNOVATIONS AT THE IAA IN HANNOVER
(16 Sep 2014)
For the fourth time running, MiX Telematics is participating in the renowned IAA Commercial Vehicles Show, being held in Hannover, Germany, from 25 September to 2 October 2014.

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INFORMATION – THE KEY TO UNLOCKING OPTIMISATION AND CONTROL OF LOGISTICS PROCESSES
(10 Sep 2014)
Cargo transport in South Africa is an industry faced with a number of challenges. Companies in this sector have one overriding objective – move their cargo as fast as possible to where it is required.

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CARTRACK LAUNCHES DRIVE VISION
(9 Sep 2014)
As fleet owners batten down the hatches in South Africa’s increasingly tumultuous economic environment, effective management of costs become a focal point.

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AMAZING PERFORMANCE BY HINO TRUCK ON MONGOLIA RALLY
(9 Sep 2014)
The Hino 500-Series truck, with part-time four-wheel drive, entered in the recent Mongolia Rally by Hino Team Sugawara put up another amazing performance by finishing seventh overall in this cross-country race out of an original field of 76 motorcycl

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HINO SA SETS SALES RECORD
(9 Sep 2014)
Sales of Hino trucks in South Africa reached a new record high in August when 411 trucks were retailed.

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ISUZU KB ENHANCED THROUGH CONTINUOUS IMPROVEMENT
(8 Sep 2014)
The locally-engineered and built Isuzu KB has received subtle cosmetic updates, following constructive feedback from loyal Isuzu customers from around South Africa.

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DHL TAKES INNOVATIVE APPROACH TO GROW RETAIL FOOTPRINT BY 1000% IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA
(8 Sep 2014)
Staying true to its reputation for speed, passion, teamwork and a can-do attitude, DHL Express has grown its retail footprint in Sub Saharan Africa by an astonishing 1,000% in less than three years.

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MERCEDES-BENZ PRESENTS UNMATCHED DEFENCE VEHICLES AND TAILORED SOLUTIONS AT AFRICA INTERNATIONAL AEROSPACE AND DEFENCE 2014
(5 Sep 2014)
The Mercedes-Benz stand at this year's Africa International Aerospace and Defence (AAD) Exhibition - taking place from 17-21 September at the Air Force Base in Waterkloof, Centurion - is poised to showcase the manufacturer's defence offerings, allowi

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HYUNDAI OPENS COMMERCIAL VEHICLE ASSEMBLY PLANT IN SA
(4 Sep 2014)
Hyundai Automotive South Africa today officially opened a commercial vehicle assembly plant on the East Rand of Gauteng as part of a multi-million rand investment in its Commercial Vehicle division in the local automotive market.

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SERCO MOVES IN TO NEW GAUTENG PREMISES
(4 Sep 2014)
Leading South African trailer and truck body manufacturer, Serco, has begun the move into its new Gauteng headquarters in Boksburg.

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ON THE ROAD TO CONSTRUCTION OF GO!DURBAN
(4 Sep 2014)
Construction of GO!Durban, the eThekwini Municipality’s new integrated rapid public transport network is well underway with the development of the C3 corridor from Bridge City, in KwaMashu, to Pinetown CBD, in the first phase of the project.

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ADDRESSING THE WASTE PARADIGM
(4 Sep 2014)
REDISA - transforming South African societies through skills and small business development

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TRUCK CARGO CONTRIBUTES TO R8.5BN AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY PROBLEM
(3 Sep 2014)
A staggering R8.5 billion worth of vehicles are stolen and hijacked in SA annually. 30% of which are taken across the border to neighbouring countries where syndicates are making huge profits and South Africans are footing the bill.

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DAIMLER TRUCKS AND BUSES ALONG WITH MERCEDES-BENZ VANS AT THE 2014 IAA INTERNATIONAL COMMERCIAL VEHICLES SHOW
(3 Sep 2014)
Mercedes-Benz buses, trucks and vans are set to be the focal point of this year's 65th IAA International Commercial Vehicle show, taking place from September 25 to October 2 in Hannover, Germany.

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CONTINUED STRENGTH FOR GMSA PRODUCTS IN AUGUST
(2 Sep 2014)
General Motors South Africa (GMSA) continues on a positive sales trend into the latter half of 2014, with August sales of 5 723 domestic units representing a market share of 10.3%. With total industry sales of 55 722 units, the GMSA share represents

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GWM - FORGING A NEW AUTOMOTIVE GIANT
(2 Sep 2014)
The TV campaign recently launched by GWM tells teh story of a brand that has embarked on a very human journey.

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IVECO AT CARAVAN SALON
(1 Sep 2014)
This year Iveco will be attending the industry’s major motorhome and caravan exhibition, from30 August to 7 September 2014.

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BIGGEST SINGLE ORDER FOR NEW DAF TRUCKS IN SOUTHERN AFRICA
(1 Sep 2014)
Representing its biggest single order to date, Babcock is in the process of delivering 133 new DAF XF105.460 FTT 6x4 truck tractors to Ngululu Bulk Carriers (NBC)

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ZAMBIA: TIME TRUCKING FLEETS UP WITH NEW VOLVO TRUCKS FH UNITS
(1 Sep 2014)
Zambia: Time Trucking, a subsidiary of Time Trucking Limited, recently took delivery of three new Volvo Trucks FH models – one of the first fleet operators to do so in southern Africa.

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ENGEN IS THE NUMBER ONE PETROL STATION BRAND 4 REAL!
(1 Sep 2014)
Engen, South Africa’s most popular fuel and retail convenience brand, has again strengthened its brand leadership.

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DEAR RFA MEMBERS
(27 Aug 2014)
Regarding the closure of borders because of the outbreak of Ebola in the DRC the following: Botswana

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MIDAS GROUP FURTHER STRENGTHENS ITS POSITION AS THE LEADING SERVICE PROVIDER FOR MOTORISTS ACROSS SOUTHERN AFRICA
(26 Aug 2014)
By acquisition of exclusive rights to distribute Behr Hella products and manage the Silverton Radiators franchise and Behr Hella Air Conditioning Agents

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CONCERNING SLIDE IN PE TYRE SAFETY - BRIDGESTONE
(26 Aug 2014)
Tyre safety in Port Elizabeth has slipped alarmingly since 2013. This is the word from Bridgestone's Tyre Check team after collating the results of their most recent survey of tyre pressure and condition in the city.

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CONTINENTAL CORPORATION - MUCH MORE THAN A TYRE COMPANY
(25 Aug 2014)
South Africans may associate the Continental brand with its cutting-edge tyre technology and advanced local manufacturing at the Continental Tyre SA plant in Port Elizabeth.

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FULL LINE-UP OF TYRETALK SEMINAR SPEAKERS CONFIRMED FOR
(25 Aug 2014)
Brityrex International has confirmed a full line-up of expert speakers for the series of free TyreTalk seminars that will form a key point of interest at the tyre industry’s leading exhibition in Manchester this October.

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RUGGED SAC FORD RANGER GETS A POWER BOOST
(25 Aug 2014)
Ford’s new Ranger is the bakkie that has taken the fight to the competition in just a few short years with more and more of these vehicles finding their way onto our roads.

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ENGEN DRIVER WELLNESS CAMPAIGN IN PRETORIA
(25 Aug 2014)
Engen and Trucking Wellness, an initiative of the National Bargaining Council for the Road Freight and Logistics industry (NBCRFLI), have once again joined hands to bring this year’s Driver Wellness campaign to Pretoria

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FORD EXPANDS COMMERCIAL VEHICLE LINEUP WITH THREE NEW TRANSIT VARIANTS
(20 Aug 2014)
Ford's all-new Transit van and chassis cab variants, along with new Tourneo people movers, will become the backbone of small and large businesses, with a total of six new derivatives of the company's award-winning commercial vehicles

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MIDNITE IS THE NEW BLACK
(20 Aug 2014)
More than 20 224 examples of the 6th generation Isuzu KB have been sold since launch in March 2013.

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WABCO JOINS IAA COMMERCIAL VEHICLES 2014, CONTINUED TECHNOLOGY LEADERSHIP DIFFERENTIATES ITS ABILITY TO ADVANCE VEHICLE SAFETY AND EFFICIENCY GLOBALLY
(19 Aug 2014)
Brussels, Belgium, WABCO announced it would showcase its advanced systems, products and services and fleet management solutions.

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OLOF PERSSON APPOINTED CO-CHAIRMAN OF THE UN ADVISORY GROUP ON SUSTAINABLE TRANSPORT
(18 Aug 2014)
Olof Persson, President and CEO of the Volvo Group, will take up the position as co-chairman when United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon assembles a high-level advisory group on sustainable transport.

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HOPPING AROUND TOWN IN DFSK STILL FAR UNDER R100 000
(15 Aug 2014)
Geely's gutsy LOADHOPPER range of small pick-ups survived the exchange rate onslaught with a handful of these run-arounds still available at rock bottom prices.

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CMH OPENS NEW UD DEALERSHIP TO SERVE KZN AND N3 TRADE ROUTE
(15 Aug 2014)
Combined Motor Holdings (CMH) is expanding its commercial vehicle offering with a R45 million investment in a new state-of-the-art UD Trucks dealership in Pinetown in KwaZulu-Natal.

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WABCO WINS NEW BRAKE ACTUATOR BUSINESS; LEVERAGES ENGINEERING IN INDIA AND FACTORY IN THAILAND TO HELP MAJOR EUROPEAN TRUCK MAKER TO FURTHER EXPAND IN
(14 Aug 2014)
WABCO Holdings Inc. (NYSE: WBC), a leading global supplier of technologies to improve the safety and efficiency of commercial vehicles, today announced that it has been awarded a new long-term agreement by a major manufacturer of commercial vehicles

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WESBANK INVITES PRIVATE BUYERS TO EXPERIENCE AUCTIONS
(13 Aug 2014)
With forecasts for strong growth in the second-hand vehicle market, this year, WesBank reminds buyers that value in the pre-owned market can be found in more places than the classifieds sections of the local newspapers.

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IMPORTANT NEW MODEL ADDED TO HINO TRUCK RANGE
(12 Aug 2014)
An important new model has been added to Hino SA's popular 500-Series range of trucks in the form of the 6x2, long-wheelbase 2626 freight carrier, which has an excellent payload capability, a fuel-efficient powertrain and Hino's highly competitive li

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GULFSTREAM ENERGY AND VAAL TRUCK INN PARTNERSHIP IMPACTS POSITIVELY ON SOUTH AFRICAS TRANSPORT INDUSTRY
(6 Aug 2014)
Gulfstream Energys recent branding and launch of the Vaal Truck Inn (VTI) truck stop, is South Africas first by an independent fuel wholesaler.

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MERCEDES-BENZ SOUTH AFRICA SUPPORTS FLEET OWNERS IN THE QUEST FOR EMPLOYEE WELLNESS
(6 Aug 2014)
• Mercedes-Benz South Africa (MBSA) and its partner organisations celebrate the roll-out of their Fleet Owner Workplace Programme

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FORD EARNS ENVIRONMENTAL MERIT AWARD FOR SECOND CONSECUTIVE YEAR
(5 Aug 2014)
The Ford Struandale Engine Plant has been recognised once again for its outstanding environmental record by earning a merit award for the second year running in the Exporter of the Year competition.

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BRITYREX READY TO HOST MAJOR TYRE INDUSTRY GATHERING AT
(5 Aug 2014)
Brityrex International is gearing up to play host to the largest gathering in the UK tyre industry calendar, at Manchesters EventCity from 7-9 October.

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COEGA AND EC PROVINCIAL GOVERNMENT TO DRIVE EMPLOYMENT OF WOMEN IN EC
(30 Jul 2014)
MEC announces new initiative at driver programme handover

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THE AUTOMARK PROMISE
(30 Jul 2014)
Industry leading checks, stringent standards, and the security that all vehicles are backed by Toyota combine to create the Automark Promise. Since its inception in 1982, Automark has strived to provide this experience to their customers.

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VOITH TURBO PAYS TRIBUTE TO THE MANDELA LEGACY WITH A DONATION TO NOMTHANDAZO CHILDREN CARE CENTRE
(30 Jul 2014)
Voith Turbo employees, mindful of their responsibility to the community, paid tribute to Mandela Day on 18th July 2014 with a grocery donation to Nomthandazo Children Care Centre.

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LABCHEM (PTY) LTD SIGNS THE RESPONSIBLE CARE PUBLIC COMMITMENT
(30 Jul 2014)
Labchem (Pty) Ltd has become the latest member of the Chemical & Allied Industries’ Association (CAIA) to sign the Responsible Care (RC) Public Commitment, thereby committing the company to implementing its guiding principles.

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HINO ENJOYING STRONG INTEREST AFTER SHOW
(29 Jul 2014)
Hino SA is enjoying strong interest in its products which were exhibited at the 2014 Nampo agricultural show in Bothaville.

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HINO SA WINS INTERNATIONAL AWARDS
(28 Jul 2014)
Hino South Africa won three international awards for outstanding sales and after-sales performance in 2013 at the recent 2nd Hino Motors' Middle East, West Asia and Africa Regional Meeting in Dubai

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CMH OPENS NEW R45 MILLION UD TRUCKS DEALERSHIP IN KZN
(28 Jul 2014)
Combined Motor Holdings (CMH) has announced the opening of a new modern R45 million UD Trucks dealership in KwaZulu-Natal. This new facility, situated in Pinetown, offers UD Trucks customers in the region a proverbial one-stop-shop with complete sal

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ADDED FEATURES FOR FOTON TUNLAND DOUBLE CAB PICK-UP
(23 Jul 2014)
The already very well equipped Foton Tunland double cab premium one-ton pick-up range has been further enhanced to provide even better value for money.

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IMPERIAL TO SHOWCASE POP-UP CLINIC AT INTERNATIONAL AIDS CONFERENCE
(23 Jul 2014)
Imperial Health Sciences, Africa’s leading partner in healthcare supply chain, is showcasing a locally developed healthcare delivery solution to the attention of thousands of delegates at the 20th international AIDS conference taking place in Melbour

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GMSA EMPOWERS SMALL RECYCLING BUSINESSES
(21 Jul 2014)
The reduce-reuse-recycle mantra is good business practice, not only in terms of minimising environmental impacts of large manufacturing operations, but also for the opportunities it presents for small business growth, job creation and community uplif

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FORD RANGER DERIVATIVE TOUGHER THAN EVER
(21 Jul 2014)
Ford Motor Company of Southern Africa (FMCSA) today introduced a mine-hardened version of its popular Ranger to the local market. The new variant - the Ranger XL-Plus - is a new entry-level proposition into the line-up while offering a new dimension

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HINO TO RACE IN MONGOLIA AGAIN IN PREPARATION FOR DAKAR RALLY 2015
(16 Jul 2014)
Hino Team Sugawara will again compete in the gruelling, eight-day Rally Mongolia as it prepares its racing truck for the 2015 Dakar Rally in South America. This will be the 20th running of Rally Mongolia, which includes stages in the Gobi Desert, and

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4,000 VOITH DIWA AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSIONS IN THE MAIN HOST CITIES OF THE FIFA WORLD CUP 2014
(16 Jul 2014)
In preparation of the Soccer World Cup 2014, Brazil has substantially expanded its public transport systems. With over 4,000 DIWA automatic transmissions in the main host cities, Voith was able to establish itself as a reliable partner of the differ

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ONLINE TRANSACTION AUTHORISATION CLOCKS UP RECORD SAVINGS FOR FLEET MANAGERS
(16 Jul 2014)
Standard Bank Fleet Management's transaction authorisation system is geared to save fleet managers another record amount this year

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WABCO S TRANSICS SECURES KEY SAUDI DEAL
(14 Jul 2014)
Wabco Holdings fleet management solutions company Transics International has signed what it describes as a ground-breaking contract with Saudi-Arabia based Almarai, one of the world’s largest dairy companies.

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VOLKSWAGEN EXTENDS ITS RHINO PROTECTION PARTNERSHIP WITH THE WILDERNESS FOUNDATION
(11 Jul 2014)
Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has extended its rhino protection partnership with the Wilderness Foundation for another year with the sponsorship of six new Amarok double cabs.

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LOGISTICS OPERATORS SUSTAIN DEMAND FOR LARGE INDUSTRIAL SPACE
(10 Jul 2014)
While the manufacturing sector in South Africa remains under pressure, logistics operators are among those who continue to demonstrate a strong demand for large industrial space in key nodes which are central to their operations.

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C15 INDUSTRIAL SPEC CYLINDER KITS AVAILABLE LOCALLY
(10 Jul 2014)
IPD cylinder kits and components for C15 industrial specification engines are now available from official southern African distributor Metric Automotive Engineering.

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HIJACKINGS ARE ONE OF THE BIGGEST CONCERNS OF MANY ROAD FREIGHT OPERATORS.
(10 Jul 2014)
To assist members, the RFA has introduced a Hijacking Whistleblower Hotline.

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UTILISING TRANSPORT TO REVITALISE MTHATHA – A CASE STUDY
(9 Jul 2014)
Mthatha is a regular, rural town located in the OR Tambo District Municipality (ORTDM) – a district nationally designated as a poverty node requiring drastic development interventions to change its fortunes.

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AFRICA IS LOSING BILLIONS OF DOLLARS IN TRADE DUE TO A LACK OF INFRASTRUCTURE AND REGIONAL INTEGRATION – WORLD BANK
(9 Jul 2014)
Minister of Transport, Dipuo Peters gave the official opening address at this years Southern African Transport Conference, currently underway at the CSIR International Convention Centre in Pretoria from 7-10 July, 2014.

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ONELOGIX GROUP PRAISES QUALITY OF DAF TRUCKS, SALES AND SERVICE LEVELS
(7 Jul 2014)
OneLogix are delighted with the quality and performance of the DAF trucks we’ve purchased, as well as the high levels of aftersales service provided by Babcock,” says Ian Lourens, Chief Executive Officer of OneLogix Group Ltd, a niche logistics provi

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FORD EARNS ENVIRONMENTAL MERIT AWARD FOR SECOND CONSECUTIVE YEAR
(5 Jul 2014)
The Ford Struandale Engine Plant has been recognised once again for its outstanding environmental record by earning a merit award for the second year running in the Exporter of the Year competition.

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VOLKSWAGEN RECOGNISES ITS BEST SUPPLIERS
(4 Jul 2014)
Volkswagen Group South Africa recently hosted an event in Port Elizabeth to recognise its best performing suppliers in 2013. The annual event was hosted by the Managing Director of Volkswagen Group South Africa, David Powels

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ENGEN LAUNCHES GENGEAR XEP INDUSTRIAL GEARBOX OILS FOR HIGH PERFORMANCE UNDER PRESSURE
(4 Jul 2014)
Engen Petroleum, a leading provider of industrial lubricants, is bringing high performance under extreme conditions to industrial gearboxes with the recent launch of Gengear XEP series.

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BLT - CAPACITY - 4 X 2 - TRUCKS
(4 Jul 2014)
Included in the range of Capacity trucks from BLT SA, are 4 x 2 models, designed for enhanced performance, increased safety and minimal maintenance requirements.

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UD BUSES FOR INDIA AND OTHER GROWTH MARKETS
(1 Jul 2014)
The Volvo Group takes an important strategic step with the introduction of a UD bus range developed specifically for growth markets. It was announced recently at a press meeting in Bangalore, India. UD buses will be first launched in India. Additiona

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WESTERN STAR AND FREIGHTLINER TRUCKS STAR IN LATEST TRANSFORMERS MOVIE
(1 Jul 2014)
Johannesburg/ Already a well-known and powerful sight on the roads of South Africa, when a Western Star and Freightliner from the Daimler Trucks stable of brands make their presence felt in Hollywood blockbuster style, they set the screen alight.

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WABCO UNIVERSITY GRADUATES 100,000TH PARTICIPANT; MARKS NEW MILESTONE AS PROVIDER OF PROFESSIONAL TRAINING SOLUTIONS FOR THE COMMERCIAL VEHICLE INDUST
(1 Jul 2014)
BRUSSELS, Belgium, July 1, 2014 - WABCO Holdings Inc. (NYSE: WBC), a global technology leader and tier-one supplier to the commercial vehicle industry, today announced that the company’s professional training organization, WABCO University, recently

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SANRAL EXTENDS SAFETY INITIATIVE TO ROAD FREIGHT INDUSTRY
(27 Jun 2014)
SANRAL has extended its ChekiCoast Road Safety programme with an initiative targeted at long distance drivers of heavy vehicles - one of the most at risk category of drivers in South Africa. A team from SANRAL visited the Mooi River Toll Plaza, one o

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LOGISTICS 2.0 – AUGMENTED REALITY TRANSFORMS LOGISTICS PROCESSES
(26 Jun 2014)
DHL, the world’s leading logistics provider, has issued a new study on Augmented Reality in logistics, focusing on possible applications of this emerging trend in the different stages of the supply chain.

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THE ROAD FREIGHT ASSOCIATION
(26 Jun 2014)
Cross-Border Road Transport Agency (CBRTA) & Minister of Transport: Permit Fees and Regulations

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ANOTHER TRANSPORT COMPANY SIGNS THE RESPONSIBLE CARE COMMITMENT
(25 Jun 2014)
Avcres Transport cc has become the latest signatory of the Chemical & Allied Industries’ Association (CAIA) Responsible Care (RC) initiative, thereby committing to implement the guiding principles of this initiative of the chemical industry.

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WABCO
(25 Jun 2014)
Enoch Silcock is appointed MD

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THE ROAD FREIGHT ASSOCIATION
(25 Jun 2014)
Cross-Border Road Transport Act of 1998,

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CUMMINS ROAD SHOWS PROVE TO BE AN OVERWHELMING SUCCESS
(24 Jun 2014)
The South African division of Cummins successfully completed a nationwide road show in March 2014 to consolidate its reputation for being recognised as a global leader in the manufacture, sales and servicing of diesel engines and related technology

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EPIC TRIUMPH FOR VOLVO TRUCKS’ CAMPAIGN AT CANNES LIONS
(24 Jun 2014)
Volvo Trucks Live Test campaign and The Epic Split picked up top prizes at the ‘world cup of advertising’ in Cannes. In all, the campaign – demonstrating innovations of the new truck range – received 20 awards, including eight gold prizes and two pr

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CTRACK SPONSORS THE INAUGURAL TRUCKX CONFERENCE & FLEET AWARDS
(24 Jun 2014)
Ctrack, a global fleet and vehicle tracking company is proud to announce their sponsorship of the first inaugural TruckX Conference & Fleet Awards, set to take place on August 19th 2014. A first for South Africa, the conference and awards will recogn

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HYTEC RETAINS ITS ELITE SERVICE CENTRE OF COMPETENCE STATUS
(24 Jun 2014)
Hytec’s hydraulic Service Centre in Johannesburg, which services mobile and industrial hydraulic systems and components, was re-awarded Bosch Rexroth’s stringent competency accreditation in early 2014 as a Bosch Rexroth Certified Service Centre of Co

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QHUBEKA MECHANIC TRAINING GIVEN A BOOST BY IVECO
(20 Jun 2014)
IVECO South Africa has donated two brand new Daily panel vans to Qhubeka, which will be used to help Qhubeka with bicycle mechanic training in the communities in which it operates.

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IS YOUR FLEET OPTIMISED TO MANAGE THE CHANGING CARBON EMISSIONS REQUIREMENTS?
(19 Jun 2014)
MiX Telematics sheds light on a key issue coming out of the recent RFA conference

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NISSAN AWARDED ITAS HONOURS FOR NV350 IMPENDULO TAXI
(19 Jun 2014)
ROSSLYN, South Africa (19 June 2014) - The new Nissan NV350 Impendulo taxi, introduced to the South African market in February 2014, has received its first major accolade in the local taxi industry.

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ERMELO VOLKSWAGEN IS THE VOLKSWAGEN DEALER OF THE YEAR
(18 Jun 2014)
Ermelo Volkswagen was named as the best dealership in Volkswagen South Africa’s dealership network in 2013.

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PREPARING THE ALL-NEW FORD TRANSIT FOR A DECADE OF HARD LABOUR
(17 Jun 2014)
• Ford subjects the all-new Transit to its most intensive testing regime to simulate the toughest possible 10-year working life in just six months

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CNH INDUSTRIAL IS THE MAIN SPONSOR OF THE ‘DINNER WITH AFRICA’ PROJECT BY THE VENICE HUB OF THE GLOBAL SHAPERS COMMUNITY
(17 Jun 2014)
During the event, the Group presented its TechPro2 initiative, an innovative training programme that unites education with the professional trade.

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MAINTAIN FUEL ADDITIVES - MAINTAIN DIESEL EFFECT
(13 Jun 2014)
Fuchs Lubricants has developed a new range of MAINTAIN workshop and service-coolant additives, brake fluids and fuel additives.

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REDUCING FLEET COSTS – A MAJOR CHALLENGE
(12 Jun 2014)
Reducing overall fleet costs has become the major challenge facing fleet managers, and this has come at a time when fuel prices have risen by an average of 13% per annum over the past 10 years.

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HINO ALREADY PREPARING FOR 2015 DAKAR RALLY
(12 Jun 2014)
Hino, the leading Japanese truck manufacturer, has already started its preparations for the 2015 Dakar Rally. The company is once again teaming up with Team Sugawara to enter two, four-wheel drive Hino 500-Series trucks in the event which will take p

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NEW 450HP QUON ADDED TO UD TRUCKS LINE-UP
(11 Jun 2014)
Continuing its drive to expand its product range to suit local fleet owner’s exacting requirements, UD Trucks Southern Africa has introduced the new Quon GW26 450 6x4 truck-tractor to compete in the popular 440 to 460hp extra heavy commercial vehicle

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BARLOWORLD TRANSPORT SOLUTIONS BUYS 215 MAN TRUCKS
(7 Jun 2014)
On February 13th 2014, Barloworld Transport Solutions (BWTS) and its sub-sidiary, Manline, signed a deal with MAN Truck & Bus South Africa for the supply of 215 MAN TGS 26.440 6x4 truck tractors to be introduced into the BWTS and Manline fleets over

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VOLVO TRUCKS SA DELIVERS FIRST UNITS OF NEW RANGE
(6 Jun 2014)
Volvo Trucks Southern Africa proudly delivered the first regional units of its new range of trucks to customers in South Africa.

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RAPIDLY CHANGING TRENDS ARE ALTERING THE LOGISTICS LANDSCAPE
(6 Jun 2014)
An increasing number of manufacturers and other suppliers are shipping consolidated container loads of products from point of origin into SA. They then use a local logistics company to break the shipment down into individual orders and deliver them

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TRUCK MARKET HOLDING ITS HEAD HIGH DESPITE TOUGH TRADING CONDITIONS
(6 Jun 2014)
The local commercial vehicle industry managed to deliver positive month-on-month sales results during May, even amidst challenging market and macroeconomic conditions.

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FF PLUS WILL ACT AGAINST MINISTER AND SANRAL IF ROAD USERS ARE PROSECUTED FOR E-TOLLS
(6 Jun 2014)
The latest threat by Jamie Surkont, chief executive officer of the Electronic Toll Collection (ETC), that road users can be prosecuted for non-payment of their e-toll accounts, is in direct opposition to what the minister of Transport had said about

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THE ROAD FREIGHT ASSOCIATION
(6 Jun 2014)
N3 Toll Concession (N3TC) ready for any eventuality as cold front moves in and possibility of snow in Van Reenen’s Pass increases

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INVESTMENT IN NEW ASSEMBLY PLANT CONFIRMS IMPORTANCE OF HINO TRUCKS TO TOYOTA SA
(5 Jun 2014)
The investment of R55-million in a new truck plant for Hino trucks on Toyota SA’s extensive manufacturing site in Prospecton, near Durban, is confirmation of the importance of these large commercial vehicles to the country’s leading motor manufacture

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HINO CHAIRMAN RECOGNISES IMPORTANCE OF AFRICA FOR FUTURE GROWTH
(5 Jun 2014)
Africa and particularly South Africa are important markets for Hino in its quest for increased growth in its truck sales worldwide.

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HENEWAYS FREIGHT SERVICES (PTY) LTD SIGNS THE RESPONSIBLE CARE PUBLIC COMMITMENT
(4 Jun 2014)
Heneways Freight Services (Pty) Ltd has become the latest member of the Chemical & Allied Industries’ Association (CAIA) to sign the Responsible Care (RC) Public Commitment, thereby committing the company to implementing its guiding principles.

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MIX TELEMATICS FULL FISCAL YEAR 2014 EARNINGS RESULTS
(4 Jun 2014)
MiX Telematics Limited (NYSE: MIXT and JSE: MIX), a leading global provider of fleet and mobile asset management solutions, will, on Thursday 5 of June 2014, announce its fourth quarter and full fiscal year 2014 earnings results.

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CHEVROLET UTILITY AND ISUZU KB LEAD GMSA SALES CHARGE IN MAY
(4 Jun 2014)
The locally assembled Chevrolet Utility and Isuzu KB continue to show a strong presence in the local Light Commercial Vehicle (LCV) market. In May 2014 the 6th Generation Isuzu KB had the best sales month of the year and was the bestselling General M

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LEAD ACID BATTERIES – A RECYCLING SUCCESS STORY
(4 Jun 2014)
When you think of the most commonly recycled products in the world, things like cans, glass and newspaper might spring to mind. However, it is a little known fact that something as seemingly unrecyclable as a lead acid battery is actually among the m

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ADDING VALUE TO NON-MOTORISED ASSET MONITORING AND TRACKING
(4 Jun 2014)
Valuable non-motorised onsite assets can be fully monitored by the QIC-T12 trailer tracking solution developed by leading asset management solutions provider QCIC, in order to eliminate the risk of theft and to effectively optimise usage and performa

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COOL UNDER PRESSURE
(2 Jun 2014)
An innovative new seal design from a completely new material provides a solution for hydraulic sealing applications that are subject to increasingly higher pressures.

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VOLKSWAGEN PRODUCES ITS 2 MILLIONTH ENGINE
(2 Jun 2014)
Volkswagen Group South Africa's 500 000th EA111 engine rolled off the Engine Plant production line on Friday, 30 May 2014 marking the 2 millionth engine produced.

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VOLVO TRUCKS BOOSTS SAFETY ON SLIPPERY WINTER ROADS
(2 Jun 2014)
For trucks with trailers, slippery winter roads and downhill gradients represent a tough challenge for even the most skilled of drivers

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UD TRUCKS INTRODUCES FULL AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION ON POPULAR UD 90 MODEL
(29 May 2014)
UD Trucks Southern Africa has announced the introduction of a new UD90 ATM model to its already comprehensive product line-up.

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SOARING VEHICLE MAINTENANCE COSTS NEARING NEW VEHICLE INSTALMENT LEVELS
(28 May 2014)
With vehicle owners already feeling the pinch of higher expenses due to the rising cost of fuel, coupled with interest rate hikes, the focus should now be on managing less obvious maintenance costs that slowly add up and eat away on monthly income

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JOST WORLD AT TIP-EX14
(28 May 2014)
The JOST World brands – JOST, EDBRO, ROCKINGER and TRIDEC – will be showcasing themselves with lots of innovations and tried-and-tested products specifically for tipper vehicles at Tip-ex14 in Harrogate, UK, from 29th to 31st May 2014.

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IVECO AIMS TO UNIFY WITH THE RELEASE OF THE NEW DAILY SISONKE
(28 May 2014)
Iveco South Africa is launching its brand new taxi minibus in markets across South Africa. The new model has a new shape and new features such as DRL (Daytime Driving Lights), Controlled Steering and Blue & Me hands free kit.

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RENEWABLES AND MINING SUMMIT: SANDTON, JOHANNESBURG - 23-24 JUNE 2014
(28 May 2014)
With just over a month to go, the Renewables and Mining Summit is gaining momentum with over 30 mining energy decision-makers now confirmed to participate in this groundbreaking event.

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TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS, WEB SHOP AND CO.: INNOTRANS 2014 OFFERS A RANGE OF SERVICES TO HELP YOU PREPARE YOUR VISIT
(27 May 2014)
Good preparations go a long way to ensuring your success at the fair.

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LED LIGHTS SUITABLE FOR ALL APPLICATIONS
(22 May 2014)
Control Instruments-Automotive, the sole supplier of the VisionX range of LED lights for Southern Africa, has extended its LED lighting range to now include over 750 models.

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JOST FIFTH WHEEL COUPLINGS NOW STANDARD AT FREIGHTLINER
(21 May 2014)
In the USA, the market leader Freightliner has decided to use JOST fifth wheel couplings as standard for their semi-trailer trucks. Daimler Trucks North America and JOST signed the agreement last week.

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NISSAN NP200 NOW EVEN MORE LOADED
(20 May 2014)
- Nissan's popular NP200 half-ton bakkie is now available in an exciting new limited edition. The locally-built and developed Nissan NP200 LOADED features a host of value-adding enhancements and special additions, and will be available in a productio

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VIX-QUESTEK
(20 May 2014)
Appoints a new Chief Executive Officer

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POLICY CHANGE NEEDED TO ENSURE GOOD ROADS IN ALL PROVINCES
(20 May 2014)
While major headway has been made in developing infrastructure in South Africa, the country’s roads require urgent attention. This was recently highlighted when heavy rainfall in some provinces caused havoc on several road networks.

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SINGEX-ECI TO SPONSOR NEW NTDA MARKETING INITIATIVE AWARD
(19 May 2014)
SingEx-ECI, the owner and organiser of Brityrex International, has confirmed that it is to sponsor a new award at this year’s NTDA Tyre Industry Awards.

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MERCEDES-BENZ SOUTH AFRICA (MBSA) AFTER 20 YEARS OF DEMOCRACY
(15 May 2014)
Full suite of mobility solutions from extended MBSA value chain, for the discerning motorist

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JRA LAUNCHES FIND & FIX APP TO ASSIST ROAD USERS
(15 May 2014)
The Johannesburg Road Agency (JRA) is today officially launching its Find & Fix mobile app.

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MANY PUBLIC HOLIDAYS HIT TRUCK INDUSTRY HARD DURING APRIL
(14 May 2014)
April was an overall disappointing sales month for the local truck industry.

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METRIC AUTOMOTIVE ENGINEERING RELEASES NEW IPD COVER PART NUMBERS
(14 May 2014)
Metric Automotive Engineering, the local distributor of IPD engine parts, is releasing new cover part numbers on a monthly basis for the smaller generation Caterpillar® C7, C9 and C12 engines. IPD is a leading aftermarket provider of engine component

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MERCEDES-BENZ TRUCKS OFFERS CHARTERWAY® WITH TELLIGENT® MAINTENANCE ON ALL ACTROS MODELS
(14 May 2014)
Mercedes-Benz Trucks has increased its value offering on all Actros models sold with a CharterWay® contract to include a new maintenance package utilising the Telligent® Maintenance System.

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LOADSMART PROVIDES A PROFITABLE SOLUTION TO MANAGING SHIPMENTS AND TRANSPORT NEEDS
(14 May 2014)
LoadSmart, a website-based networking platform developed by PROSADC in cooperation with GMLS South Africa that deals with the needs of southern Africa’s freight transportation industry, provides a more lucrative solution to managing shipment and tran

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STRATEGIC APPOINTMENTS SET TO STRENGTHEN CONTINENTAL TYRE OFFERING
(14 May 2014)
New team members at CTSA set to bolster company profile in market place.

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AGREEMENT REACHED BETWEEN CONTINENTAL TYRE SOUTH AFRICA (CTSA) AND THE NATIONAL UNION OF METALWORKERS OF SOUTH AFRICA (NUMSA)
(13 May 2014)
Friday, May 9, 2014, an agreement was reached between CTSA and striking Numsa members which saw the full workforce returning to operation at 06:00 on 10 May 2014.

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STEEL INDUSTRY RELATED APP LAUNCHED
(12 May 2014)
Robor is proud and excited to be the first South African steel, tube and pipe manufacturer to announce the launch of an industry related “app” compatible with Android and iOS smartphones.

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HAZQUIP (PTY) LTD DECLARES ITS PARTICIPATION IN THE RESPONSIBLE CARE INITIATIVE
(6 May 2014)
HAZQUIP (Pty) Ltd publically declared its participation in the Responsible Care (RC) initiative during the Chemical & Allied Industries’ Association (CAIA) Process Safety Management Workshop in Johannesburg recently, by signing the RC Public Commitme

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STRALIS NATURAL POWER EURO VI: A CHAMPION IN BOTH EVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY AND CUSTOMER PROFITABILITY.
(6 May 2014)
The first units of Stralis Natural Power Euro VI, the new heavy range of natural gas-powered vehicles launched by Iveco, have already been deployed to European customers.

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PROFESSIONAL TRAINING A KEY FOR SUCCESSFUL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT, SAYS MICHELIN TRAINING CENTRE
(6 May 2014)
One of the tyre industry’s leading training providers is returning to Brityrex International 2014 to promote the powerful message that well-trained staff play a vital role in the commercial success and development of any business.

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SUPER GROUP REVVED FOR RIDERS AT 10TH EDITION OF SANI2C
(5 May 2014)
PIETERMARITZBURG, SOUTH AFRICA, With less than two weeks to go until the Nedbank Sani2C, Super Group is revving up to be the logistics company that makes things happen behind the scenes at the world’s biggest full-service mountain bike stage race.

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STRIKE ACTION AT CONTINENTAL TYRE SOUTH AFRICA
(3 May 2014)
Commenting on recent strike action, Dieter Horni, Managing Director of Continental Tyre South Africa (CTSA), said:

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