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Volkswagen produces its 200 000th new Polo

Group South Africa (VWSA) reached a historical milestone on 6 September, when the 200 000th unit of the current Volkswagen Polo rolled off the production line at the Uitenhage plant.  

Ertiga receives luxury GLX trim

Suzuki has created a market for seven-seat luxury vehicles below R300 000 with the launch of the Ertiga GLX model. Available with the choice of a manual (R267...

FCA What’s Behind – episode 4: the wind tunnel and aerodynamic development

Aerodynamics is a term often associated with motor-sports, or cars with very high or exceptionally high performances. But the vehicle's ability to cut through the air is also of crucial importance on everyday cars, from...

ZF starts production in East London, South Africa

ZF Lemförder SA (PTY) LTD opened a new plant in East London in May 2019. Only nine months after the nomination, the new Plant commenced production of front and rear axles for its customer,...

Great Wall Motors’ Yongchuan Factory in Chongqing put into Production, Radiating the Southwest and...

2019 is a crucial year for the globalization of Great Wall Motors. Since the beginning of the year Great Wall Motors has taken measures for its globalization. In January, Great Wall Motors’ HAVAL Brand put...

Peugeot Pride

Peugeot South Africa is forging ahead in a time of endless possibilities and change that promises to have a positive impact on the brand and customers’ experience. In its endeavour...

Preview of the new Jeep® Renegade Plug-in Hybrid (PHEV) at MotorVillage Champs-Elysées Paris

Following its world premiere at the Geneva motor show last March and its international on-road debut at Turin’s Parco del Valentino motor show in June, the new Jeep® Renegade Plug-in Hybrid (PHEV) is set to...

Electrifying power for supreme driving pleasure

New edition of the Sports Activity Vehicle with plug-in hybrid drive combines in-line 6-cylinder petrol engine featuring the very latest BMW eDrive technology – system output increased to 290 kW/394 hp, electrically powered range now...

Quality mileage for Fernando Alonso in Poland with Toyota Gazoo Racing

Fernando Alonso completed a successful two-day training in the Toyota Hilux on September 2-3 in Szczecin, Poland covering 700 kilometres, including sections used by the recently-concluded Baja Poland. The training course featured a variety of...

New Land Rover Defender Expedition 001: From the centre of the Earth to its...

Land Rover has given a first glimpse of the new Defender ahead of its world premiere at the Frankfurt Motor Show on 10 September. The road to reveal for Land Rover’s most...
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