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Global Focus News

Daimler ditches platooning!

Mar 14, 2019No Comments

Incredibly, after years of hoo-ha surrounding the topic of platooning, the concept has been ditched by the world’s biggest manufacturer of commercial vehicles! This revelation came from

Daimler spends €20 b...

Daimler has gone on a shopping spree, ordering

Feb 19, 2019

Scania supplies trucks...

Scania is supplying 15 trucks for trials on

Feb 19, 2019

Corporate Profiles

The 110-percent relationship

Feb 19, 2019No Comments

Success in the transportation of specialised and hazardous freight requires a special relationship in which the vehicle supplier has a deep understanding of its client’s

Powerstar gears up

Having launched two new vehicles into two new

Feb 14, 2019

Trucks for today and...

UD Trucks has an unrelenting passion to provide

Feb 14, 2019

Product Reviews


The S-Class of vans…

When only the best will do

Mar 14, 2019No Comments

In the land of the commercial vehicle, the Mercedes-Benz V 250 d Avantgarde is as hedonistic as they come. However, says GAVIN MYERS, it does offer notable capability

Hyundai’s H1 gets hands...

It was only two years ago that Hyundai last

Feb 06, 2019

Room for one more

Mercedes-Benz has upgraded its Vito 111 Tourer Pro. GAVIN

Dec 12, 2018

X-Ception to the rule?

GAVIN MYERS drives the entry model into the new

Nov 14, 2018

Latest News

Two in a row for Hino Shelly Beach

Mar 15, 2019No Comments

Hino Shelly Beach, a member of the Halfway Group, has won the 2018 Hino Truck Dealer of the Year award for the second consecutive year

New additions to the UD family

Mar 15, 2019No Comments

Product development appears to be at the forefront of the UD Trucks business strategy, with four models launched in South Africa in only three years.

Skills development ensures logistics capacity

Mar 14, 2019No Comments

The 2018 World Bank Logistics Performance Index ranked South Africa at number 33 of the 160 countries assessed. While this sounds like good news, the

Check out this full-size VW camper … made f...

Mar 14, 2019No Comments

Two experienced Lego model makers have built what is probably the world’s biggest camper van – using some 400 000 Lego bricks. The full-size Volkswagen

Powerstar Trucks Dealer of the Year Awards 20...

Mar 14, 2019No Comments

Powerstar Dealers across South Africa and sub-Saharan Africa gathered in Sandton, Johannesburg, recently for the annual Powerstar Dealer of the Year Awards. This prestigious ceremony

Compact tracking for anything from heavy mach...

Mar 14, 2019No Comments

Tracking devices are as valuable as ever as they become more suited to keeping tabs on a variety of assets. Ctrack’s new range of wireless,