Engineering News | Truck & Bus http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/truck Wed, 21 Nov 2018 14:08:59 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 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 1542725661 1542719640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000767453_resized_volkswagenassemblyuitenhage1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 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 Motus about more than car sales, says acting CEO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/motus-about-more-than-car-sales-says-acting-ceo-2018-11-14 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Wed, 14 Nov 2018 10:00:00 +0200 504667 1542207247 1542182400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000766184_resized_motusockertjansevanrensburgmotusactingceoandcfo1022.jpg Ockert Janse van Rensburg 511 287 Cartrack aims for a million-plus subscribers by 2020 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cartrack-aims-for-a-million-plus-subscribers-by-2020-2018-10-31 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Wed, 31 Oct 2018 15:28:00 +0200 503380 1540993866 1540992480 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000763611_resized_zakcalisto1022.jpg Zak Calisto 511 287 Ekurhuleni BRT system extended to OR Tambo International http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ekurhuleni-brt-system-extended-to-or-tambo-international-2018-10-31 Schalk Burger PUBLIC TRANSPORT Wed, 31 Oct 2018 15:06:00 +0200 503379 1540994213 1540991160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Natural gas cheaper than soaring diesel, petrol, says NGV Gas http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/natural-gas-cheaper-than-soaring-diesel-petrol-says-ngv-gas-2018-10-30 Irma Venter NATURAL GAS Tue, 30 Oct 2018 10:11:00 +0200 503190 1541572042 1540887060 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000763198_resized_nvggasgautengfilling20181022.jpg 511 287 Buying only SA-made vehicles could boost GDP by R37bn, says Wits study http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/buying-only-sa-made-vehicles-could-boost-gdp-by-r37bn-says-wits-study-2018-10-23 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Tue, 23 Oct 2018 09:08:00 +0200 502480 1540305424 1540278480 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761686_resized_transnetdurbanportharbourtrafficcars203111022duane.jpg 511 287 SA-linked startup wins UK competition to build hyperloop-type solution http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transport-revolution-2018-10-19 Irma Venter TRANSPORT & LOGISTICS Fri, 19 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501333 1539678398 1539900000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760514_resized_game.jpg 511 287 It’s a tough market out there and it’s not getting better, says CMH http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/its-a-tough-market-out-there-and-its-not-getting-better-says-cmh-2018-10-17 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Wed, 17 Oct 2018 15:25:00 +0200 502070 1539784640 1539782700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760888_resized_johannesburginternationalmotorshow1jims2013carsales10131022duane.jpg 511 287 Cape Town e-bus rollout in limbo until Whitehead investigation wraps up end-2018 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cape-town-e-bus-rollout-in-limbo-until-whitehead-investigation-wraps-up-end-2018-2018-10-26 Irma Venter PUBLIC TRANSPORT Wed, 17 Oct 2018 11:38:00 +0200 502031 1539786109 1539769080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760808_resized_mycitibydk9electric1022.jpg 511 287 Commercial vehicle market defies economic downturn http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/commercial-vehicle-market-defies-economic-downturn-2018-10-12 Irma Venter TRUCKS Fri, 12 Oct 2018 11:47:00 +0200 501669 1539337948 1539337620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760089_resized_udtrucksgertswanepoel1022.jpg Gert Swanepoel 511 287 Volkswagen is near hiring top banks for truck unit IPO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/volkswagen-is-near-hiring-top-banks-for-truck-unit-ipo-2018-10-09 Bloomberg AUTOMOTIVE Tue, 09 Oct 2018 11:58:00 +0200 501258 1539079325 1539079080 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Cape Town adds direct routes, 29 new bus stops to MyCiti service http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cape-town-adds-direct-routes-29-new-bus-stops-to-myciti-service-2018-10-08 Irma Venter PUBLIC TRANSPORT Mon, 08 Oct 2018 15:15:00 +0200 501145 1539004624 1539004500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000758883_resized_myciticapetown2016cct54071022.jpg 511 287 Application of code of conduct requires ‘extensive' review, says auto industry body http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/application-of-code-of-conduct-requires-extensive-review-says-auto-industry-body-2018-10-08 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Mon, 08 Oct 2018 11:06:00 +0200 501014 1539152971 1538989560 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000758824_resized_volvotrucksplantdurban81022.jpg 511 287 Current proposed automotive Code of Conduct ‘catastrophic’, warns dealer body http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/current-proposed-automotive-code-of-conduct-catastrophic-warns-dealer-body-2018-10-04 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Thu, 04 Oct 2018 15:34:00 +0200 500806 1538987911 1538660040 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000758362_resized_nadamarkdommisse0201022.jpg Mark Dommisse 511 287 New-vehicle market declines by 1.9%, record exports for September http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-vehicle-market-declines-by-19-record-exports-for-september-2018-10-01 Irma Venter NEW-VEHICLE SALES Mon, 01 Oct 2018 15:17:00 +0200 500227 1539152706 1538399820 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000757510_resized_vwpolo201811022.jpg 511 287 Mercedes-Benz aims for 2021 series production of electric Actros http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mercedes-benz-aims-for-2021-series-production-of-electric-actros-2018-09-27 Irma Venter TRUCKS Thu, 27 Sep 2018 10:12:00 +0200 499844 1538049374 1538035920 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000756615_resized_mbiaaetruck20181022.jpg The eActros 511 287 No side-mirrors for new Actros truck, digital cab unveiled http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/no-side-mirrors-for-new-actros-truck-digital-cab-unveiled-2018-09-27 Irma Venter TRUCKS Thu, 27 Sep 2018 08:48:00 +0200 499821 1538053254 1538030880 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000756568_resized_mbnewactros2018161022.jpg Stefan Buchner with the new Actros 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76143_2018-09-26_actros2_-_hd_web.mp45178456The new Actros boasts technology that will perform an emergency stop if the driver fails to spot a pedestrian.http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76144_2018-09-26_actros_-_hd_web.mp45689951The new Actros also has technology that will perform an emergency stop if it comes across a sudden obstacle. The new Actros boasts technology that will perform an emergency stop if the driver fails to spot a pedestrian.The new Actros also has technology that will perform an emergency stop if it comes across a sudden obstacle. Jaguar launches R30m EV charging network in SA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/jaguar-launches-r30m-ev-charging-network-in-sa-2018-09-13 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Thu, 13 Sep 2018 12:05:00 +0200 498622 1536833240 1536833100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000753977_resized_jagaurevrangemaps20181022.jpg Jaguar's EV network coverage 511 287 FAW’s Coega plant produces 4 000th truck http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/faws-coega-plant-produces-4-000th-truck-2018-09-10 Irma Venter TRUCKS Mon, 10 Sep 2018 12:04:00 +0200 498237 1536573910 1536573840 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000753065_resized_faw4000thunit20171022.jpg 511 287 Passenger EV sales hit four-million units, fifth million expected in March http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/passenger-ev-sales-hit-four-million-units-fifth-million-expected-in-march-2018-09-10 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Mon, 10 Sep 2018 11:14:00 +0200 498220 1536571016 1536570840 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000753029_resized_bmwi361022.jpg 511 287 GemCap investment allows Linebooker to venture outside South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gemcap-investment-allows-linebooker-to-venture-outside-south-africa-2018-09-04 Irma Venter ROAD FREIGHT Tue, 04 Sep 2018 14:52:00 +0200 497676 1536066477 1536065520 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000751847_resized_nickhoffmanmanager1022.jpg Nick Hoffman 511 287 New-vehicle market drops by 2.5% in August, exports up 7.7% http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-vehicle-market-drops-by-25-in-august-exports-up-77-2018-09-03 Irma Venter NEW-VEHICLE SALES Mon, 03 Sep 2018 15:49:00 +0200 497560 1535982682 1535982540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000751549_resized_johannesburginternationalmotorshow1jims2013carsales10131022duane.jpg 511 287 Volkswagen signs assembly, policy MoUs in Nigeria, Ghana http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/volkswagen-signs-assembly-policy-mous-in-nigeria-ghana-2018-09-03 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Mon, 03 Sep 2018 10:44:00 +0200 497493 1535964582 1535964240 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000751425_resized_vwsathomasschaeferandalankyerenmatenwithangelamerkelghanavpmahamudubawumialookingonghana20181022.jpg Thomas Schaefer and Alan Kyerenmaten, with Angela Merkel and Ghana VP Mahamudu Bawumia looking on. 511 287 Hino SA expects 27% sales jump in flat domestic truck market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hino-sa-expects-27-sales-jump-in-flat-domestic-truck-market-2018-08-30 Irma Venter TRUCKS Thu, 30 Aug 2018 08:00:00 +0200 497157 1537942383 1535608800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000750530_resized_hino500productiondurban201731022.jpg Hino assembly at the Durban plant 511 287 VECV launches heavy-duty Eicher trucks, mulls bus entry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vecv-launches-heavy-duty-eicher-trucks-mulls-light-duty-truck-bus-entries-2018-08-29 Irma Venter TRUCKS Wed, 29 Aug 2018 11:58:00 +0200 497115 1535696528 1535536680 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000750428_resized_eicher2018601621022.jpg The Pro 6016 511 287 Super Group buoyed by commodities, new acquisitions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/super-group-buoyed-by-commodities-new-acquisitions-2018-08-27 Irma Venter LOGISTICS AND AUTOMOTIVE Mon, 27 Aug 2018 15:55:00 +0200 496899 1535378262 1535378100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000749954_resized_supergrouppetermountford1022.jpg Peter Mountford 511 287 Small Styx SUV, revived Atos to push Hyundai sales in 2019 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/small-styx-suv-revived-atos-to-push-hyundai-sales-in-2019-2018-08-27 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Mon, 27 Aug 2018 11:09:00 +0200 496839 1535364026 1535360940 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000749788_resized_hyundaikona20181022.jpg The Hyundai Kona 511 287 Bridgestone to move into new Waterfall head office in 2019 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bridgestone-to-move-into-new-waterfall-head-office-in-2019-2018-08-24 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 24 Aug 2018 09:37:00 +0200 496709 1535096510 1535096220 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000749484_resized_bridgestonegroupphotobricklayingceremony2018waterfall1022.jpg Bridgestone brick laying ceremony at the Waterfall precinct 511 287 Cost-effective braking systems brand launched http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cost-effective-aftermarket-braking-systems-brand-launched-2018-08-08 Paige Müller Truck & Bus Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495153 1534831359 1535061600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745959_resized_.ruck-trailers-bus-and-bakkie-wabco-1-0718-1022 COST CONCERNS A lack of growth within the local commercial vehicle space has resulted in fleet owners’ buying and installing cheaper, but inferior aftermarket products 511 287 Electromobility the future of transport infrastructure http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electromobility-the-future-of-transport-infrastructure-2018-08-07 Paige Müller Truck & Bus Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495037 1534831357 1535061600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745723_resized_.ruck-trailers-bus-and-bakkie-volvo-sa-electromobility-1-0718-1022 POLICY PUSH Electromobility technology will become essential to the global transport industry as environment-focused legislative policies begin to take effect 511 287 Skimping on maintenance costs fleet owners http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/skimping-on-maintenance-costs-fleet-owners-2018-08-01 Paige Müller Truck & Bus Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494470 1534831357 1535061600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744452_resized_truckstrailersbusesandbakkiesreeffuelinjectioninjectorrepair08181022.jpg INJECTOR REPAIRS Work done on a fuel injection system must be carried out by a competent, skilled and original-equipment manufacturer approved service centre 511 287 Auto thought leader on need to build Tier 2 and 3 suppliers as local content falls http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/content-conumdrum-2018-08-24 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495004 1534834974 1535061600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000748344_resized_content.jpg 511 287 Addressing historic debt could lead to higher e-toll compliance, says ETC http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/addressing-historic-debt-could-lead-to-higher-e-toll-compliance-says-etc-2018-08-22 Irma Venter TOLL ROADS Wed, 22 Aug 2018 15:38:00 +0200 496445 1534945241 1534945080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000748880_resized_sanralgantries210220214duane.jpg 511 287 Imperial unbundling to be implemented in Q4, says Akoojee http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/imperial-unbundling-to-be-implemented-in-q4-says-akoojee-2018-08-21 Irma Venter LOGISTICS & AUTOMOTIVE Tue, 21 Aug 2018 15:04:00 +0200 496316 1534859747 1534856640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000748579_resized_imperialmohammedakoojee1022.jpg Mohammed Akoojee 511 287 Isuzu SA alive and well, says CEO Sacke http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/isuzu-sa-alive-and-well-says-ceo-sacke-2018-08-20 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Mon, 20 Aug 2018 08:00:00 +0200 496054 1535523562 1534744800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747942_resized_isuzusamichaelsacke1022.jpg Michael Sacke 511 287 Toyota aims to increase exports into Africa as market recovers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/toyotas-aims-to-increase-exports-into-africa-as-market-recovers-2018-08-17 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 17 Aug 2018 09:11:00 +0200 496003 1534499783 1534489860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747844_resized_andrewkirby20161022.jpg Andrew Kirby 511 287