Motoring Technology

University of Pretoria students show off robotics skills

The University of Pretoria’s Robot Race Day saw more than 70 autonomous robotic vehicles take to the track.


Cartrack reports solid set of results

This year marks the sixth year of consecutive double-digit total company revenue and subscription revenue growth.

May 16, 2019

Consumers warm up to self-driving vehicles

People believe the biggest benefit of using a self-driving vehicle is having more free time to focus on other things, according to a Ford survey.


Jaguar Land Rover plans crypto rewards for driver data

The carmaker will reward drivers who share information on road conditions in crypto-currency.

Apr 24, 2019

Load-shedding won't hurt local electric vehicle sales

The idea that load-shedding will having a negative impact on the local electric vehicle market is based on misinformation, say car manufacturers.

Apr 17, 2019

MiX Telematics 'disappointed' with cartel conduct probe

The company says its relationship with its channel partners is entirely in line with accepted competition principles.

Apr 16, 2019

MiX Telematics faces prosecution for alleged cartel conduct

The Competition Commission charges the JSE-listed firm and other telematics providers with alleged anti-competitive behaviour.

Apr 4, 2019

Teslas can now change lanes without driver permission

The automaker rolls out its latest version of Navigate on Autopilot for a more "seamless, active guidance experience".

Mar 25, 2019

Fujitsu opens array of possibilities for manufacturing

Fujitsu's quantum-inspired Digital Annealer solves complex, combinatorial optimisation problems instantly, providing a bridge to the quantum world.

Mar 20, 2019

People more open to innovations in transport tech

A study by Visa and Stanford University finds 50% of people would use more public transport if the associated technology were improved.

Mar 7, 2019

Taxify changes name to Bolt

The ride-hailing platform is changing its name to Bolt and introducing a new logo from today.