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New roof rack for Land Rover Defender

6th February 2020 A new roof rack engineered specifically for the 2020 Land Rover Defender 110, has been launched. The rack is said to combine core overlanding quality with a design that matches the exterior styling of the Defender 110. It is designed with an aluminum tray, a 3CR12 stainless-steel vehicle mounting... 

Automotive fan belts rebranded

23rd January 2020 Automotive aftermarket fan and multi-V belts from Continental were rebranded during the second half of 2019 for the South Africa and sub-Saharan African markets, a change that has aligned the company’s local product line-up with global markets. Production of the belts shifted from the company’s... 

Tomorrow’s tyre uses today's technology

12th December 2019 Tyres that are aligned with the requirements of electric and autonomous driving in both individual and shared mobility scenarios are seen as a part of new technology solutions for the mobility of the future. Electrified tyres that feature sensors built into the structure of the tyre, have... 

Tomorrow’s tyre uses today's technology
Built-in sensors in the tyre of the future

R1-million vehicle tracking warranty

29th November 2019 A R1-million limited recovery vehicle tracking warranty has recently been launched. The warranty assures that the book value of a vehicle, up to R1-million, will be paid out if the stolen vehicle is not recovered. 

Real-time vehicle filter monitoring

29th November 2019 Information on the status of vehicles is crucial for fleet operators of agricultural machines, construction machines and heavy duty commercial vehicles, to ensure optimum maintenance and the smooth operation of vehicles. Operators have previously had to rely on experience or fixed intervals to... 

Trysome Auto Electrical

15th November 2019 Trysome Auto-Electrical Engineering (Pty) Ltd, is the largest, single-source supplier of auto-electrical, heavy-duty components, collision avoidance systems and associated technical services in southern Africa.  

HHC (Pty) Ltd

15th November 2019 Hoisting and handling controls is the sole distributor in Southern Africa for the full range of Sicmemotori AC and DC electric motors. These superbly engineered and highly reliable motors are extensively used in the following market sectors: 

HHC (Pty) Ltd


14th November 2019 Manufacturer of earth moving, military and truck exhaust systems. 


14th November 2019 Assisting clients to transform their business with innovative SaaS, IoT and mobile solutions, changing the way businesses communicate, collaborate and operate,  allowing action through insights from our cutting-edge devices and cloud based platforms. Our hardware solutions and support come... 


New laser scanner takes automation outdoors

1st August 2019 A safety laser scanner for use in outdoor applications is now available. The scanner allows automated guided vehicle systems to navigate through outdoor industrial environments. Safety laser scanners enable humans and machines to work together safely in industrial environments by protecting... 

Automation for precast hollow-core slab production

23rd July 2019 A new automatic modifier for precast hollow-core slab production has been launched. The machine allows for the marking and digging of cutting lines and openings and aims to reduce concrete consumption in precast plants. Elematic’s Modifier E9-1200m is used for digging openings and recesses and... 

Lighter refrigerated trailers on offer

2nd July 2019 Two new refrigerated, or reefer, semi-trailers have been manufactured using aluminium facings instead of steel. Injected foam panel technology was used to reduce trailer tare weight, allowing for increased payloads. The aluminium skin used on the facings has the same strength properties as a... 

Lighter refrigerated trailers on offer

International car paint brand brought to South Africa

19th June 2019 A globally-recognised waterborne automotive paint system is now available in South Africa. The paint has a colour database of 700 000 colours, giving paint colour options to A- and B-grade panel beaters in the country.  


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