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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 the matter into perspective, Andre van Eeden, regional sales manager for Scania

Safety as a necessity – the DriveRisk vie...

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 American partner, Lytx Ensuring safety on the road had become a necessity,

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 cater to specific needs Freeway, a supplier of fleet-maintenance systems, prides itself

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 transport strategy, the company turned to leading truck manufacturer Scania to help

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 as well as many African countries, the gearbox is said to offer

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 challenges and requirements – which is where tailored solutions offered by Scania’s

Built on the back of Tata Trucks

Aug 07, 2019No Comments

Thomson’s Towing and Panelbeaters, based in White River, Mpumalanga, owes much of its success to the hardworking Tata trucks in its growing fleet Thomson’s Towing, an Automobile Association partner, currently operates six Tata trucks comprising Tata 713,

Tata Motors brings innovation to India

Jul 03, 2019No Comments

Tata Motors is showcasing its strong position in India and abroad with innovative product and service offerings to grow key markets While it is a well-known and successful brand in South Africa, Tata Motors is a home-grown

SAVE-ing with Isuzu

Jun 07, 2019No Comments

One thing was clear from the Isuzu Motors South Africa (IMSAf) stand at the Nampo Agricultural Trade Show this year; the company has a portfolio far wider than it appears. We’re not only talking “off-the-shelf” product –

Addicted to Scania!

Apr 11, 20192 Comments

Kamal Mitoo, CEO of Time Link Cargo, must surely be one of the greatest Scania fans on this planet, and, as CHARLEEN CLARKE discovers, he has just reinforced his belief in the brand with an order for