Motoring Technology

Ramaphosa unveils R3.6bn Automotive Hub in Tshwane

The hub is expected to create opportunities for vehicle component manufacturers as well as 6 700 jobs.

1 Nov

EV charging infrastructure launched at ACSA airports

ACSA has collaborated with BMW SA to introduce electric vehicle charging stations at three airports.


Andy Green drives Bloodhound into history books

The Bloodhound Land Speed Record team makes history as the car hits 537km/h on the Hakskeenpan desert racetrack: the highest speed it has achieved.

24 Oct

Audi sees uptick in vehicle sales, thanks to virtual reality

Audi experiences a steady increase in global vehicle sales, due to the introduction of its virtual reality-enabled Audi Customer Private Lounges.


Cartrack posts solid results

The fleet telematics solutions provider attributes growth to subscription revenue growing by 26% from R710m to R897m.


All set for Bloodhound 800km/h high-speed tests in SA

The team behind the Bloodhound Land Speed Record reveals the car aiming to claim a new world land speed record next year.


More electric vehicle charging stations for SA

Eight electric vehicle public charging stations will be installed in four locations around SA this week, as part of National Transport Month.

Oct 7, 2019

SA not ready for autonomous vehicles

As the race to commercially introduce self-driving vehicles heats up, SA will have to wait for more than a decade before autonomous vehicles become a reality on its roads.


Augmented humans to be pervasive by 2030

As the gap between humans and machines shrinks, the two will experience more immersive, connected partnerships, driven by the uptake of emerging technologies.


Ford employs ‘digital engineers’ on vehicle production line

Collaborative robots work together with Ford engineers to apply finishing touches to vehicles on the production line.

Oct 3, 2019

Electric vehicles race around the country

BMW, Nissan and Jaguar Land Rover embark on a seven-day electric vehicle road trip from Johannesburg to Cape Town.