Featured Issue 9 2019

A question of replacement parts

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Sourcing alternative replacement parts for trucks is just one procurement example that can have negative implications in terms of a vehicle’s whole-life cost, warns an

Partnering for profit

Sep 04, 20191 Comment

From brand sceptic to ardent supporter – that’s how Titus Naidoo explains his passion for Scania, a nameplate that’s helped him to build his Meyerton-based

Face to face with Göran Nyberg

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JARLATH SWEENEY goes face to face with Göran Nyberg, executive board member for sales and marketing at MAN Truck & Bus What was your perception

New brand, new tech, new RFA

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Along with new branding, the Road Freight Association (RFA) introduced delegates to new technology at its annual conference – a fitting introduction with a theme

Overcoming fleet-management challenges

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A recent global survey of small to medium enterprises by TomTom Telematics has identified five of the top challenges faced by fleet managers Fleet operators

Bakkie prospects on the rise

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High demand for light commercial vehicles in South Africa is driving a consumer trend that signals a shift away from the passenger-car market. WYNTER MURDOCH

Liquid fuels soon to be fossils?

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In a study involving hypothetical scenarios in which electric vehicles are widely adopted in South Africa, the country’s liquid-fuel industry faces an alarming decline. MARISKA

Expert advice for securing vehicle finance

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Obtaining vehicle finance remains a monumental hurdle for commercial operators, and the current bleak economic outlook in South Africa is not helping. LIANA SHAW investigates. When

Turkish automotive market crashes

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Linked, in part, to the “stagflationary” state of the Turkish economy, every segment of the country’s commercial vehicle market has been contracting drastically over the

Getting excited as Scania offers more

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Scania Southern Africa has big plans for its bus and coach division heading into 2020. Customers got a taste of what is to come at