Engineering News | Truck & Bus http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/truck Thu, 27 Jul 2017 20:45:37 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Compensation for taxi drivers affected by Joburg's next BRT phase http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/compensation-for-taxi-drivers-affected-by-joburgs-next-brt-phase-2017-07-25 News24Wire PUBLIC TRANSPORT Tue, 25 Jul 2017 08:26:00 +0200 459492 1501054433 1500963960 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000666223_resized_johannesburgjhbinnercityreavayabrt401131022duane.jpg 511 287 Schäfer appointed African Association of Automotive Manufacturers chair http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/auto-industry-2017-07-21-1 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 458203 1500361729 1500588000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 ‘Serious questions’ need to be asked about poor BRT ridership http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/public-transport-2017-07-21 Irma Venter PUBLIC TRANSPORT Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 458209 1500361729 1500588000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Mercedes-Benz seeks ‘fair share’ of growing bakkie market with new X-Class http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mercedes-benz-seeks-fair-share-of-growing-bakkie-market-with-new-x-class-2017-07-20 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Thu, 20 Jul 2017 10:39:00 +0200 459135 1500540852 1500539940 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000665341_resized_xclass11171022.jpg The global X-Class launch event in Cape Town 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/70025_x-class.mp413320020A preview of the new X-Class, to be launched in South Africa in 2018 A preview of the new X-Class, to be launched in South Africa in 2018 A million self-driving vehicles on the road by 2030, says Frost & Sullivan http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/a-million-self-driving-vehicles-on-the-road-by-2030-says-frost-sullivan-2017-07-17 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Mon, 17 Jul 2017 11:12:00 +0200 458727 1500295342 1500282720 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000664447_resized_daimleradtruck420141022.jpg 511 287 Eicher Trucks’ medium-duty hauler to be followed by heavy truck, bus launch http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eicher-trucks-medium-duty-hauler-to-be-followed-by-heavy-truck-bus-launch-2017-07-17 Irma Venter TRUCKS Mon, 17 Jul 2017 11:10:00 +0200 458726 1500289186 1500282600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000664444_resized_eicherpro3000series1022.jpg The Pro 3000 haulage truck 511 287 New SA truck market treading water, says Isuzu Motors http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-sa-truck-market-treading-water-says-isuzu-motors-2017-07-14 Irma Venter TRUCKS Fri, 14 Jul 2017 10:30:00 +0200 458610 1500042873 1500021000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000664196_resized_isuzutruckspe116061022natalie.jpg 511 287 Despite electric-car future, SA must pursue clean fuel agenda, says VWSA MD http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/despite-electric-car-future-sa-must-pursue-clean-fuel-agenda-says-vwsa-md-2017-07-14 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 14 Jul 2017 10:28:00 +0200 458609 1500042011 1500020880 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000664329_resized_volkswagenshowcarid6502639x426.jpg 511 287 Metair buys into Germany battery manufacturer http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/auto-industry-2017-07-14-1 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY – 3 Fri, 14 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457529 1499756174 1499983200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Next year should see the end of e-tolling, believes Outa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/next-year-should-see-the-end-of-e-tolling-believes-outa-2017-07-13 Irma Venter TOLL ROADS Thu, 13 Jul 2017 12:25:00 +0200 458481 1499942559 1499941500 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000663822_resized_sanraletollgantriesn1nmidrand0512duanenew.jpeg 511 287 Time to question BRT systems in South Africa, says Vadi, Transport Minister http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/time-to-question-brt-systems-in-south-africa-says-vadi-transport-minister-2017-07-10 Irma Venter PUBLIC TRANSPORT Mon, 10 Jul 2017 12:16:00 +0200 458014 1499776300 1499681760 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000662840_resized_gautengtransportmecismailvadi05171022duane.jpg Gauteng Roads and Transport MEC Dr Ismail Vadi 511 287 Electric cars to reach 54% of new sales by 2040, prices to drop dramatically http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electric-cars-to-reach-54-of-new-sales-by-2040-prices-to-drop-dramatically-2017-07-07 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 07 Jul 2017 11:09:00 +0200 457872 1499421566 1499418540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000662533_resized_bmwi391022.jpg 511 287 BMW i-brand now best-selling electric vehicle in South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/auto-industry-2017-07-07 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 07 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 456739 1499090159 1499378400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Driver report programme enhances total service offering http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/driver-report-programme-enhances-total-service-offering-2017-07-07 Marleny Arnoldi Truck & Bus Fri, 07 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 456251 1499090157 1499378400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000658585_resized_mixtelematicsfleetmanagementreportmydriving20171022.jpg MIX REPORTMYDRIVING MiX Telematics Journey Management Centre provides road users with a platform to report traffic incidents or driver offences of subscribed fleet vehicles 511 287 Now Audi SA stops reporting detailed new-vehicle sales numbers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-vehicle-sales-2017-07-07 Irma Venter NEW-VEHICLE SALES Fri, 07 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 456738 1499090159 1499378400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 The nine lives of a South African auto show http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/the-nine-lives-of-a-south-african-auto-show-2017-07-05 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Wed, 05 Jul 2017 15:10:00 +0200 457618 1499260316 1499260200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661877_resized_wesbanksamotoringexperience11022.jpg 511 287 Metair acquires 25.1% of German battery manufacturer in R111m deal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/metair-acquires-251-of-german-battery-manufacturer-in-r111m-deal-2017-07-04 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Tue, 04 Jul 2017 10:39:00 +0200 457434 1499157872 1499157540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661475_resized_theoloockmetairmd1022.jpg Theo Loock 511 287 Half-year new-vehicle sales down 1.3%, Ford Ranger tops out Hilux http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/half-year-new-vehicle-sales-down-13-ford-ranger-tops-out-hilux-2017-07-03 Irma Venter NEW-VEHICLE SALES Mon, 03 Jul 2017 16:16:00 +0200 457354 1499091507 1499091360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661342_resized_fordrangerproductionsa41022.jpg Ford Ranger production at the Silverton plant 511 287 Catalytic converters still dominate SA’s auto components export mix http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/auto-industry-2017-06-30 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY – 3 Fri, 30 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 456031 1498548115 1498773600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Croner heavy commercial vehicles to be assembled in Rosslyn http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/trucks-2017-06-30 Irma Venter TRUCKS Fri, 30 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 456032 1498548115 1498773600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Automotive sector remains relevant in volatile market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/automotive-sector-remains-relevant-in-volatile-market-2017-06-29 Natasha Odendaal AUTOMOTIVE Thu, 29 Jun 2017 15:22:00 +0200 457084 1498743774 1498742520 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Volvo Trucks expands self-driving vehicle tests to sugar cane farms http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/volvo-trucks-expands-self-driving-vehicle-tests-to-sugar-cane-farms-2017-06-27 Irma Venter TRUCKS Tue, 27 Jun 2017 11:28:00 +0200 456701 1498557157 1498555680 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000659880_resized_volvotruckselfdrivingsugarcane21022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/69653_volvotrucks_-_lio-hd_web.mp413753123The Volvo self-driving truck at work in a Brazilian sugar cane field The Volvo self-driving truck at work in a Brazilian sugar cane field Audi SA third carmaker to halt detailed sales reporting http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/audi-sa-third-carmaker-to-halt-detailed-sales-reporting-2017-06-23 Irma Venter NEW-VEHICLE SALES Fri, 23 Jun 2017 11:37:00 +0200 456442 1498212936 1498210620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000659156_resized_audirs51jims201310131022duane.jpg 511 287 Commercial vehicles JV set to introduce Eicher trucks onto SA market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/auto-industry-2017-06-23-2 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY – 2 Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 455182 1497877710 1498168800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Tough economic conditions reflected in May vehicle sales http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-vehicle-sales-2017-06-23 Irma Venter NEW-VEHICLE SALES Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 455174 1497877710 1498168800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Daimler Buses initiates 3D printing of specialised, replacement parts http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/daimler-buses-initiates-3d-printing-of-specialised-replacement-parts-2017-06-21 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Wed, 21 Jun 2017 10:45:00 +0200 456142 1498034855 1498034700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000658300_resized_bus3dprinting1022.jpg This bus part can now be 3D printed 511 287 Volvo Trucks, UD Trucks open R130m facility in Zambia http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/volvo-trucks-ud-trucks-opens-r130m-facility-in-zambia-2017-06-20 Irma Venter TRUCKS Tue, 20 Jun 2017 12:30:00 +0200 456008 1497955045 1497954600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000657994_resized_udtruckszambia201711022.jpg 511 287 Kia SA’s new CEO wants to fill perception gap, grow sales http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kia-sas-new-ceo-wants-to-fill-perception-gap-grow-sales-2017-06-19 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Mon, 19 Jun 2017 10:15:00 +0200 455810 1497865861 1497860100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000657485_resized_kiagaryscott20171022.jpg Gary Scott 511 287 Composites cluster charts way forward for basalt in composites http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/auto-industry-2017-06-16-1 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY – 1 Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454289 1497253648 1497564000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Naamsa believes sales growth still possible despite 2017 headwinds http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/auto-industry-2017-06-16 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY – 3 Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454288 1497253648 1497564000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Product and process innovation key to future success of components firms http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/auto-industry-2017-06-16-2 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY – 4 Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454290 1497253649 1497564000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 UD Trucks launches new heavy-duty truck range in SA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ud-trucks-launches-new-heavy-duty-truck-range-in-sa-2017-06-09 Irma Venter TRUCKS Fri, 09 Jun 2017 10:50:00 +0200 454965 1497001949 1496998200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000655642_resized_udtruckscronerwarehouse1022.jpg 511 287 SA car buyers had widest choice-to-market-size ratio globally in 2016 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/auto-industry-2017-06-09 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 09 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 453735 1496672632 1496959200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Vadi concerned about slow pace of BRT development in Gauteng http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/infrastructure-2017-06-09 Irma Venter INFRASTRUCTURE Fri, 09 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 453736 1496998943 1496959200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 No taxi protests planned 'for now' over rising price of Quantum http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/no-taxi-protests-planned-for-now-over-rising-price-of-quantum-2017-06-08 News24Wire PUBLIC TRANSPORT Thu, 08 Jun 2017 14:20:00 +0200 454844 1497010233 1496924400 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 BMW SA seeks greater govt commitment for EV expansion in SA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bmw-celebrates-being-sas-top-ev-seller-seeks-greater-govt-commitment-2017-06-08 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Thu, 08 Jun 2017 12:34:00 +0200 454827 1496924166 1496918040 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000655243_resized_bmwi201751022.jpg The BMW i3 and i8 511 287 Component exports up 6.8% in 2016, engines show strong growth http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/component-exports-up-68-in-2016-engines-show-strong-growth-2017-06-06 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Tue, 06 Jun 2017 09:49:00 +0200 454522 1496735430 1496735340 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000654503_resized_volkswagenvwtrainingacademycenturion308111022duane.jpg 511 287