Featured Issue 5 2019

Technology finally disrupting minibus-taxi ...

May 13, 2019No Comments

With new technology emerging and the launch of the Uber Bus service in Africa, there might finally be a force to disrupt the South African

Vision zero starts with improved road safet...

May 10, 2019No Comments

With the new general safety regulation, the European Parliament, Council and Commission hope to achieve zero fatalities and serious injuries on the road by 2050.

52 metres, 120 tonnes, and a helluva lotta ...

May 10, 2019No Comments

WILL SHIERS, editor at the UK’s Commercial Motor, heads Down Under and discovers that the Aussies really are onto something with their crazy 52-metre, 120-tonne

All you need in tyres

May 09, 2019No Comments

A well-known name in the commercial vehicle tyre industry, Safetygrip has added to its portfolio by becoming the exclusive local importer of Pirelli commercial tyres

Home away from home

May 09, 2019No Comments

Comfort can have a big impact on driver behaviour – the greatest factor impacting fuel consumption. MARISKA MORRIS investigates the importance of in-cab ergonomics Whether

Getting agricultural with trailers

May 09, 2019No Comments

When it comes to trailers, the agricultural market is both general and specialised at the same time… While certain everyday units – such as flat-decks

Come learn to farm clever

May 09, 2019No Comments

Nampo 2019 is set to be the biggest – ever! No matter the current political or economic climate, drought or other adversarial considerations – the

Paving the way to smarter farming

May 09, 2019No Comments

LIANA SHAW explores how vehicle manufacturers and service providers are enhancing and adapting their service offerings to this important market segment The primary agricultural sector

Placing an emphasis on inspection

May 09, 2019No Comments

GAVIN MYERS sat down with Garth Johnson, CEO of Dekra Automotive South Africa, to find out how commercial vehicle and fleet operators can better manage

Just try to not notice this van…

May 09, 2019No Comments

The third-generation Mercedes-Benz Sprinter has arrived in South Africa and, by all accounts, it looks set to redefine the large-van segment. GAVIN MYERS sampled it