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FOCUS Regulars

Take the trolley to table mountain!

Dec 04, 2019No Comments

Across the world, very few big metropoles have attempted to realise the full potential of trolleybuses – but Cape Town could show them the way

Benefits of advanced d...

Truck owners would be well advised to train

Dec 03, 2019

Matching insurance cov...

Careful analysis of contractual obligations is an important

Dec 03, 2019

Global Focus News

Born in the USA!

Dec 05, 2019No Comments

The second North American Commercial Vehicle (NACV) Show recently took place in Atlanta, and we had the opportunity to check out the wares of the

Traton Innovation Da...

Last month, we mentioned that we would be

Nov 08, 2019

Traton focuses on in...

As you read this issue of FOCUS, we

Oct 08, 2019

Product Reviews

Refined Wildtrak roars ahead

Dec 05, 2019No Comments

Ford’s latest Ranger Wildtrak impresses with its features and refinement Sporting a number of engineering and cosmetic changes, Ford’s latest Ranger Wildtrak looks set to reinforce its position

Isuzu X-Rider back in Bla...

Isuzu Motors South Africa is encouraging its customers to

Nov 08, 2019

Hyundai’s Grand goes co...

Recently introduced to South Africa, Hyundai’s Grand i10 Cargo

Oct 04, 2019

Triton’s new message

Mitsubishi’s improved, fifth-generation Triton bakkie feels nearly as refined

Sep 04, 2019

Corporate Profiles

Getting the money to buy that truck!

Nov 08, 2019No Comments

Obtaining vehicle finance in an economic downturn is often perceived to be difficult for transport operators – but is that really the case? To put

Safety as a necessity – the DriveRisk view

Oct 07, 2019No Comments

Helping to make the world’s roads safe, one vehicle at a time – that’s the aim of South African driver-behaviour management specialist, DriveRisk, and its

Transforming the transport business

Oct 07, 2019No Comments

A South African-based global fleet-maintenance systems company, Freeway, has developed a specialist cost-control system designed for the transport industry – which can be customised to

Leading the way

Oct 04, 2019No Comments

Leading truck manufacturer Scania solves a South African packaging company’s transport problem Since volume took precedent over weight in South African packaging company Golden Era’s

EcoLife: A breath of fresh air for buses

Sep 04, 2019No Comments

EcoLife, ZF’s fuel-saving automatic transmission for buses, was a big hit at the Southern African Bus Operators Association (Saboa) Conference and Exhibition. Popular in Europe

Construction’s extra-tough champ!

Aug 07, 2019No Comments

Whether a hard-working tipper, flexible skip loader, robust concrete mixer or rough-road hauler, the type of application for which a vehicle is best-suited elicits different