LG, Magna International partner to develop e-vehicle components
The firms join forces to develop e-motors, inverters and on board chargers to support the growing global EV market.
Tshwane automotive city gets R4.3bn injection for job creation
The Tshwane-based automotive city has created hundreds of jobs through the first R4.3 billion investment from suppliers and partners.
COVID-19 lockdown cramped criminals’ style, finds Netstar
The future will call on vehicle-tracking companies to use data insights for the benefit of drivers and societies at large, says Netstar MD Pierre Bruwer.
AWS partners BlackBerry on connected vehicle technology
The firms join forces to develop BlackBerry IVY, an intelligent vehicle data platform to help vehicle manufacturers create personalised driver experiences.
University of Pretoria opens Engineering 4.0 campus
Africa’s first Engineering 4.0 facility will focus on research projects conducted on South Africa’s smart transport, smart cities and smart infrastructure.
Post-COVID economic crunch turns fleet owners to smarter asset management
FleetDomain has integrated Selftrack’s tracking solution into its fleet management information system, enabling Selftrack to resell FleetDomain as part of a bundled solution.
Government zero-emission targets drive electric truck market
The medium- and heavy-duty electric trucks market is forecast to reach $203 billion by 2041, as more governments globally introduce zero-emission policies.
BMW readies production of its next electric vehicle
The automaker announces the iX SUV, which will be the first vehicle to feature its fifth-generation scalable electric vehicle technology.