Featured Issue 11 2019

Toyota: the people’s champion

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South Africa’s light commercial vehicle sector is a significant contributor to the country’s economy, not only in terms of the number of minibuses and bakkies

Double-deckers make a comeback with MAN

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MAN Automotive South Africa is reacquainting the bus industry with a classic two-storey vehicle design through its sleek and stylish Lion’s City double-decker bus. MARISKA

Face to face with Bandag’s John Laskaride...

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If there is one man who is a real icon of the tyre industry in South Africa, it’s John Laskarides, the CEO of Bandag. CHARLEEN

Challenges of a brave new world

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Tyre companies are changing, and corporate executives and those on the shop floor are acquiring new skills to meet a variety of challenges brought about

Wraps off!

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The recent Futuroad Expo, co-located with Automechanika Johannesburg, saw the launch of a number of new trucks from Chinese, Japanese, Korean and Indian manufacturers. WYNTER

OEMs put back trust in pre-owned

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There is no need to compromise on performance when buying a second-hand vehicle thanks to the comprehensive refurbishment programmes offered by original equipment manufacturers (OEMs).

FIATA wraps up successful World Congress

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Bribery, corruption and the illegal trafficking of wildlife were among the topics discussed World experts representing the logistics and freight forwarding industry recently concluded their

Chinese puzzle!

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It may sound ironic, but a sales decline in China’s automotive market – the first in 20 years – appears to offer the country’s domestic

Full faith in FAW

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Mawire Transport and Logistics, based in Pomona, Kempton Park, relies on FAW trucks to deliver heavy loads in challenging environments. The specialist cross-border transporter and

Non-identical twins

Nov 05, 2019No Comments

A new cab factory – resulting from the joint venture between the Daimler Group and Kamaz – has opened in Chelny, Tatarstan. GIANENRICO GRIFFINI visited