Motoring Technology

Ford moves to introduce self-driving vehicles by 2021

The car manufacturer is on a push to unveil its first fully autonomous vehicle in Europe and in US.

Jul 22, 2019

Tencent, BMW in self-driving car deal

The companies agree to work together on building the BMW Group China High Performance D3 platform for automated driving.

Jul 16, 2019

Uber, Bolt rival tests eco-friendly vehicle fleet

Emergency Taxi trials compressed natural gas vehicles, which it says give it an economically competitive advantage over Uber and Bolt.

Jul 10, 2019

MiX Telematics announces new CFO

John Granara, former CFO of energy company Ameresco, is appointed as chief financial officer and executive vice-president of MiX.


Open source plays leading role in getting driverless cars on the road

There’s big money being thrown at efforts to get commercial driverless cars on the road, with Japanese and Chinese open source initiatives leading the way.

Jul 5, 2019

Audi intros VR-enabled vehicle-buying experience

Audi SA clients can now customise the Audi of their choice, down to the very last detail, using virtual reality and 3D technology.

Jul 1, 2019

CDK Global unveils partner programme

The company announced its partner programme at the South African Hot Air Balloon Championships.

Jun 26, 2019

eBook: Transforming urban mobility

Urban mobility technologies are delivering an increasingly positive impact on our experience of getting from A to B.


Local firm converts safari vehicles with Tesla batteries

Electric Safari Vehicles transforms game-viewing vehicles into fully electric vehicles, using Tesla batteries and EV software.

Jun 21, 2019

There are 1000 electric vehicles on SA roads

The number of EVs in SA is small, but has more than doubled over the last 18 months, says QuotesAdvisor.

Jun 18, 2019

MTN Nigeria server hit by suspected cyber criminals

MTN reportedly lost R28 million in just under two hours when suspected cyber criminals attacked its server on Saturday.