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FOCUS Regulars

Border-post procedures in need of an overhaul

Nov 08, 2019No Comments

Border crossings in southern Africa are fraught with disaster – and South Africa is not immune to the probability of falling victim to high-risk incidents

Who is liable when car...

Since cargo owners can be held responsible for

Nov 08, 2019

Care is the key to veh...

Maximise the life of your truck and reap

Nov 08, 2019

Global Focus News

Traton Innovation Day: lights, camera, action!

Nov 08, 2019No Comments

Last month, we mentioned that we would be attending the Traton Innovation Day at Scania’s headquarters in Södertälje, Sweden. We were promised a host of

Traton focuses on in...

As you read this issue of FOCUS, we

Oct 08, 2019

Hyundai launches ele...

The Hyundai Motor Group has developed a new

Oct 08, 2019

Product Reviews

Isuzu X-Rider back in Black

Nov 08, 2019No Comments

Isuzu Motors South Africa is encouraging its customers to “step out of the shadows” with the limited-edition D-Max X-Rider Black. MARISKA MORRIS test drives the double-cab bakkie in

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

Stylish off roading with ...

With similar features to those of the Nissan Navara

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