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Isuzu sales remain resilient despite difficult trading conditions in 2020

Isuzu Motors South Africa (IMSAf) recorded total sales of 2 587 trucks and buses in 2020. Trucks led the charge with total sales of 2 570 units, making Isuzu the number one Japanese Original...

Elise, Exige and Evora’s final year of production

A new series of sports cars is confirmed, with prototype production of the Lotus Type 131 to commence this year from a world-class manufacturing facility in Hethel, Norfolk. The new manufacturing investment is part of...

Mercedes-Benz SA top-selling luxury car brand

Mercedes-Benz ended the challenging year of 2020 as the top selling premium car brand in South Africa. A year that saw a considerable overall decline in the market, due to COVID-19. Also globally, Mercedes-Benz ended...

“Simply accelerating fast in a straight line is not enough for BMW.”

In the all-electric BMW i4, an optimum balance between a range of disciplines ensures the sporty flair that is the hallmark of the brand. When an ideal balance is called for between dynamics and...

Nissan sets carbon neutral goal for 2050

Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. has set the goal to achieve carbon neutrality across the company’s operations and the life cycle of its products by 2050.1 As part of this effort, by the early 2030s...

Mercedes-Benz Trucks market leader in SA Heavy-Duty Truck Segment

Mercedes-Benz Trucks, a brand of Daimler Trucks & Buses Southern Africa (DTBSA) achieved market leader position in the Heavy-Duty Truck (HDT) segment in 2020 relative direct competitors, despite the blatant impact of the COVID-19...

C P Nel Motors supports the ‘Sea the Change’ programme

  Isuzu dealer, CP Nel Motors and Isuzu ChildLife are providing an opportunity for at least 60 disadvantaged young women to participate in the Sea the Change environmental education youth programme. This programme is being piloted...

Toyota Gazoo Racing introduces GR010 Hybrid Hypercar

TOYOTA GAZOO Racing begins a new era of endurance racing with the launch of its all-new GR010 HYBRID Le Mans Hypercar, which will compete in the 2021 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC). The reigning world...

New Beginnings: Going Up and Over with the Ford Everest

It’s fair to say that New Year celebrations across the country were uncharacteristically subdued with many South Africans heeding the President’s advice to stay at home, self-distance and light a candle in remembrance of...

HINO retains its proud winning record in Dakar Rally

Hino, a leading Japanese truck manufacturer, collected the prize for the highest placed truck with an engine under 10 litres capacity for the 12th successive year when the second Dakar Rally to be staged...
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