Engineering News | Automotive Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/automotive Mon, 17 Dec 2018 10:15:47 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Cornubia bridge opened to traffic http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cornubia-bridge-opened-to-traffic-2018-12-14 Jessica Oosthuizen Automotive Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 506058 1544765488 1544738400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769264_resized_cornubiabridgeroyalhaskoningdhv1022.jpg ONE STRUCTURE The Cornubia bridge forms one structure, carrying six mixed-use traffic lanes as well as pedestrian sidewalks and two bus lanes 511 287 Electric trucking no silver bullet, but pace of development picking up http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/plug-and-truck-2018-12-14 Irma Venter TRUCKS Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 506515 1544512451 1544738400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000771600_resized_plug.jpg 511 287 Musk wants to open Tesla store in his South African homeland http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/musk-wants-to-open-tesla-store-in-his-south-african-homeland-2018-12-11 Bloomberg ELECTRIC VEHICLES Tue, 11 Dec 2018 11:14:00 +0200 507171 1544519783 1544519640 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 South Africa's manufacturing output jumps, boosting rand http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-manufacturing-output-jumps-boosting-rand-2018-12-11 Reuters MANUFACTURING Tue, 11 Dec 2018 09:45:00 +0200 507210 1544687393 1544514300 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000771784_resized_fawpavilionautomotivetruckassemblyplantcoegaportelizabeth1107141022duane.jpg 511 287 E-hailing goods service Droppa to expand to WCape, KZN next year http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/e-hailing-goods-service-droppa-to-expand-to-wcape-kzn-next-year-2018-12-10 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Mon, 10 Dec 2018 15:37:00 +0200 507094 1544453501 1544449020 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Bloomberg ELECTRIC VEHICLES Fri, 07 Dec 2018 14:21:00 +0200 506957 1544185515 1544185260 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Ghosn is said to be indicted in Japan as soon as Monday http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ghosn-is-said-to-be-indicted-in-japan-as-soon-as-monday-2018-12-07 Bloomberg AUTOMOTIVE Fri, 07 Dec 2018 11:45:00 +0200 506935 1544176131 1544175900 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Nissan to recall 150 000 cars on newly found inspection failures http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nissan-to-recall-150-000-cars-on-newly-found-inspection-failures-2018-12-07 Bloomberg AUTOMOTIVE Fri, 07 Dec 2018 11:43:00 +0200 506934 1544175913 1544175780 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 3D printing surging globally and South Africa is making its mark http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/3d-printing-is-surging-around-the-world-and-south-africa-is-making-its-mark-2018-12-07 Rebecca Campbell Additive Manufacturing Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505765 1543916227 1544133600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000770132_resized_additive.jpg 511 287 Stakeholder development support aids growth in WC http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/stakeholder-development-support-aids-growth-in-wc-2018-12-07 Thabi Madiba Automotive Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505273 1544166304 1544133600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000767529_resized_businessintehwesterncapesiyenzamanufacturingindaba211120181022.jpg ON DISPLAY Manufacturers exhibited their products during the Manufacturing Indaba 511 287 Car, bakkie sales in the red in November, truck and export sales up http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/car-bakkie-sales-in-the-red-in-november-truck-and-export-sales-up-2018-12-03 Irma Venter NEW-VEHICLE SALES Mon, 03 Dec 2018 16:00:00 +0200 506396 1543847239 1543845600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769977_resized_bmwsasapsharedservicescentre11022.jpg 511 287 Investors inject R502m into East London development zone http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/investors-inject-r502m-into-east-london-development-zone-2018-12-03 African News Agency INVESTMENT Mon, 03 Dec 2018 14:07:00 +0200 506365 1543838896 1543838820 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 New APDP has right intent, but sets challenging targets, says Ford MD http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-apdp-has-right-intent-but-sets-challenging-targets-says-ford-md-2018-12-03 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Mon, 03 Dec 2018 10:38:00 +0200 506321 1543926333 1543826280 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769821_resized_fordnealehill20181022.jpg Neale Hill 511 287 BMW joins project to improve conditions for cobalt mining in Congo http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bmw-joins-project-to-improve-conditions-for-cobalt-mining-in-congo-2018-11-29 Reuters AUTOMOTIVE Thu, 29 Nov 2018 16:32:00 +0200 506151 1543502016 1543501920 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 'Passionate' electric car owners to drive growth, Shell says http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/passionate-electric-car-owners-to-drive-growth-shell-says-2018-11-27 Bloomberg AUTOMOTIVE Tue, 27 Nov 2018 14:53:00 +0200 505863 1543324418 1543323180 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Nonprofit manufacturing institute opens in KwaZulu-Natal to support industrialisation of Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nonprofit-manufacturing-institute-opens-in-kwazulu-natal-to-support-industrialisation-of-africa-2018-11-26 Simone Liedtke MANUFACTURING Mon, 26 Nov 2018 14:17:00 +0200 505755 1543301477 1543234620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000768645_resized_toyotawesselsinstituteformanufacturingstudies1118simone1022.jpg Toyota South Africa Motors chairperson and Toyota Europe president and CEO Dr Johan van Zyl, Toyota South Africa Educational Trust member Elisabeth Bradley, Trade and Industry Minister Dr Rob Davies and GIBS dean Professor Nicola Kleyn 511 287 Toyota South Africa will not produce the new generation Corolla http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/toyota-south-africa-will-not-produce-the-new-generation-corolla-2018-11-26 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Mon, 26 Nov 2018 10:37:00 +0200 505691 1543301341 1543221420 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000768519_resized_toyotacorlolla202041022.jpg The new, twelfth-generation Corolla 511 287 South Africa realigns auto incentives as it seeks to raise local content to 60% by 2035 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-realigns-auto-incentives-as-it-seeks-to-raise-local-content-to-60-by-2035-2018-11-23 Terence Creamer AUTOMOTIVE Fri, 23 Nov 2018 14:04:00 +0200 505627 1543223250 1542974640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000768376_resized_apdp21118terence1022.jpg 511 287 WesBank departs Car of the Year, seeks ‘modernised’ approach to industry competitions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wesbank-departs-car-of-the-year-seeks-modernised-approach-to-industry-competitions-2018-11-23 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 23 Nov 2018 11:20:00 +0200 505605 1542977594 1542964800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000768343_resized_caroftheyearlogo1022.jpg 511 287 BASF makes low-nickel wager amid scramble for battery metals http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/basf-makes-low-nickel-wager-amid-scramble-for-battery-metals-2018-11-23 Reuters BATTERY METALS Fri, 23 Nov 2018 09:02:00 +0200 505564 1542956760 1542956520 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Contract provides positive outlook for supplier http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-contract-a-positive-outlook-for-supplier-2018-11-23 Halima Frost Automotive Fri, 23 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504145 1542699153 1542924000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000765090_resized_trucktrailertransportationcomphenredlining1118a1022.jpg AGAINST THE GRAIN Frictional material brake liners affixed to the axle 511 287 New Euro 6-rated engine suited to buses and trucks http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-euro-6-rated-engine-suited-to-buses-and-trucks-2018-11-23 Halima Frost Automotive Fri, 23 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504177 1542699153 1542924000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000765183_resized_trucktrailercumminsisl911181022.jpg SMALL ADMISSION The lighter engine gives off less emissions 511 287 JSE listing to unlock shareholder value, says Motus http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/jse-listing-to-unlock-shareholder-value-says-motus-2018-11-22 Marleny Arnoldi AUTOMOTIVE Thu, 22 Nov 2018 15:42:00 +0200 505505 1542894455 1542894120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000768156_resized_motusjselisting21118dylan1022.jpg Motus acting CEO Ockert Janse van Rensburg celebrates the JSE listing of Motus 511 287 Motus’ empowerment scheme lists on EESE http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/motus-empowerment-scheme-lists-on-eese-2018-11-22 Marleny Arnoldi TRADE Thu, 22 Nov 2018 12:35:00 +0200 505460 1542883563 1542882900 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Cabinet approves extension of motor industry support programme to 2035 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cabinet-approves-apdp-extension-to-2035-2018-11-22 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Thu, 22 Nov 2018 12:10:00 +0200 505446 1542897250 1542881400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000767997_resized_mbsatruckplanteastlondon20171022.jpg 511 287 Risk of remote cyber control of vehicles growing, says cybersecurity firm VP http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/risk-of-remote-cyber-control-of-vehicles-growing-says-cybersecurity-firm-vp-2018-11-22 Irma Venter AUTO SECURITY Thu, 22 Nov 2018 11:24:00 +0200 505434 1542880822 1542878640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000767929_resized_asafashkenaziinsidesecure1022.jpg Asaf Ashkenazi 511 287 Nissan ousts Ghosn as chair after arrest, NHK reports http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nissan-board-to-vote-on-ghosn-fate-as-alliance-hangs-in-balance-2018-11-22 Bloomberg AUTOMOTIVE Thu, 22 Nov 2018 10:11:00 +0200 505420 1542888853 1542874260 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Datsun adds features to Go as competition heats up in entry-level market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/datsun-adds-features-to-go-as-competition-heats-up-in-entry-level-market-2018-11-21 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Wed, 21 Nov 2018 11:33:00 +0200 505323 1543386231 1542792780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000767607_resized_datsungo20185011022.jpg The refreshed Datsun Go 511 287 2018 new-vehicle sales, exports flat, but 2019 offers some hope, says Naamsa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/2018-new-vehicle-sales-exports-flat-but-2019-offers-some-hope-says-naamsa-2018-11-20 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Tue, 20 Nov 2018 15:14:00 +0200 505234 1543386344 1542719640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000767453_resized_volkswagenassemblyuitenhage1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Ford starts production of Raptor engine in Port Elizabeth http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ford-starts-production-of-raptor-engine-in-port-elizabeth-2018-11-20 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Tue, 20 Nov 2018 10:44:00 +0200 505187 1542725715 1542703440 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000767320_resized_fordraptorengineproductionpe11022.jpg 511 287 Nissan boss' downfall sparks questions about links to property deals http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nissan-boss-downfall-sparks-questions-about-links-to-property-deals-2018-11-20 Bloomberg AUTOMOTIVE Tue, 20 Nov 2018 09:51:00 +0200 505177 1542701617 1542700260 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Startup launches water-based fuel http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/startup-launches-water-based-fuel-2018-11-20 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Tue, 20 Nov 2018 09:30:00 +0200 505171 1542703307 1542699000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000767300_resized_guymichrowskyceoofelectriqglobalphotographerosnatkrasnansky1022.jpg Guy Michrowski 511 287 Automaker groups warn US tariffs will undermine new NAFTA deal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/automaker-groups-warn-us-tariffs-will-undermine-new-nafta-deal-2018-11-16 Reuters TRADE Fri, 16 Nov 2018 13:13:00 +0200 505001 1542369936 1542366780 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 VR reinventing education, training in organisations – BSC http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vr-reinventing-education-training-in-organisations-bsc-2018-11-14 Simone Liedtke SKILLS DEVELOPMENT Wed, 14 Nov 2018 16:27:00 +0200 504751 1542207512 1542205620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 South Africa must consider charging strategies before investing in EVs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-must-consider-charging-strategies-before-investing-in-evs-2018-11-14 Marleny Arnoldi ELECTRIC VEHICLES Wed, 14 Nov 2018 15:57:00 +0200 504742 1542205369 1542203820 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0