Nov 9, 2020

New Nissan Navara is a connected machine

The new pickup, set to be built locally, features a suite of integrated technologies that are aimed at improving safety, control and comfort.

Jul 20, 2020

Vehicle manufacturers boost digital operations amid COVID-19

Toyota, BMW, Audi, Nissan and Volkswagen strengthen their digital initiatives as the coronavirus takes its toll on the struggling sector.

May 27, 2020

Volkswagen's WeConnect Go app now available in SA

The WeConnect Go app allows the user to receive vehicle data and control certain functions via their smartphone.

Dec 12, 2019

Nissan’s most connected car ever is not SA-bound

The Japanese manufacturer claims this is its most connected car ever, but, sadly, the new Nissan Juke is not planned for the South African market.


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 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.


Automotive body urges govt to create favourable EV environment

The National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of SA calls for a policy framework on electric vehicles and the reduction of the 25% import tariff.

Oct 30, 2018

Jaguar bets on electric car appetite in SA with R1.7m I-PACE

The luxury motoring company's all-electric I-PACE SUV will come to SA early next year and cost close to R2 million.

Apr 26, 2018

Nissan wants SA govt intervention on electric cars

SA will be left behind in the electric vehicle market if government does not have clear policy on how to roll out the tech, says Nissan.

Feb 23, 2018

Nissan gets ready to take on Uber

The firm hopes to become an operator of autonomous transportation services and break into a segment set to be dominated by Uber.

Jan 16, 2018

Global carmakers to invest $90bn in electric vehicles

Ford's plan to double its electrified vehicle spending is part of an investment tsunami in batteries and electric cars by global automakers.

Dec 27, 2017

China extends tax rebate for electric cars, hybrids

China's tax exemption on purchases of new-energy vehicles will run until 31 December 2020.

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