Engineering News | Truck & Bus http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/truck Sat, 21 Apr 2018 18:42:41 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Haulage company offers discounted rates http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/haulage-company-offers-discounted-rates-2018-04-04 Paige Müller Truck & Bus Fri, 20 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482891 1523947433 1524175200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000717823_resized_heavyliftingandabnormalloadstransconhaulers04181022.jpg LONG-LENGTH LOADS Transcon Haulers demonstrates its long-length load capability 511 287 Volvo Trucks launches first all-electric truck, sales to start in 2019 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/volvo-trucks-launches-first-all-electric-truck-sales-to-start-in-2019-2018-04-19 Irma Venter TRUCKS Thu, 19 Apr 2018 12:01:00 +0200 484431 1524132190 1524132060 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000721080_resized_volvoelectrictruck201821022.jpg 511 287 Bell laments import duties on steel, tyres; Kamaz assembly could start in 2019 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bell-laments-import-duties-on-steel-tyres-kamaz-assembly-could-start-in-2019-2018-04-19 Irma Venter YELLOW METAL Thu, 19 Apr 2018 11:10:00 +0200 484417 1524211877 1524129000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000721043_resized_bellplantrichardsbay201821022.jpg The Bell Equipment factory in Richards Bay 511 287 New-vehicle market sees first positive month as March sales increase by 1.1% http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-vehicle-market-sees-first-positive-month-as-march-sales-increase-by-11-2018-04-03 Irma Venter NEW-VEHICLE SALES Tue, 03 Apr 2018 15:23:00 +0200 482800 1522763468 1522761780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000717652_resized_transnetdurbanportharbourcars103111022duane.jpg 511 287 MAN expands retail operations http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/man-expands-retail-operations-2018-03-28 Marleny Arnoldi TRANSPORT Wed, 28 Mar 2018 10:00:00 +0200 482393 1522224113 1522224000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Cartrack aiming to expand affordable vehicle insurance cover http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/auto-industry-2018-03-23 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 23 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 480905 1521446638 1521756000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Hyundai launches Mighty EX8 truck in South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/trucks-2018-03-23 Irma Venter TRUCKS Fri, 23 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 480904 1521446638 1521756000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Industry buoyant owing to exports growth on automation adoption http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/automotive-components-industry-buoyant-owing-to-exports-growth-on-adoption-of-automation-2018-03-07 Paige Müller Truck & Bus Fri, 23 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 480358 1521446636 1521756000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000712673_resized_firstcutandrewpoole02181022.jpg ANDREW POOLE Automotive component manufacturers which have aligned themselves with the export market have been doing reasonably well 511 287 Nitrogen inflation adoption grows despite market misinformation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nitrogen-inflation-boosting-growth-despite-market-misinformation-2018-03-07 Paige Müller Truck & Bus Fri, 23 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 480352 1521446636 1521756000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000712345_resized_automotivecomponentsnitralife03181022.jpg NITROGEN GENERATORS AND INFLATORS WIDELY AVAILABLE Nitrogen generators and tyre inflators are widely available at petrol stations all over the country 511 287 Europe’s FlixBus to test electric buses on long-distance bus network http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/europes-flixbus-to-test-electric-buses-on-long-distance-bus-network-2018-03-16 Irma Venter BUS TRANSPORT Fri, 16 Mar 2018 14:35:00 +0200 481424 1521203785 1521203700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000714694_resized_flixbus03181022.jpg 511 287 WesBank forecasts meagre 0.75% growth in new-vehicle sales http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wesbank-forecasts-meagre-075-growth-in-new-vehicle-sales-2018-03-14 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Wed, 14 Mar 2018 14:41:00 +0200 481140 1521031390 1521031260 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000714038_resized_chrisdekockwesbank03181022.jpg WesBank CEO Chris de Kock 511 287 Warning of vehicle affordability being compromised by SA’s tax changes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/auto-industry-2018-03-09 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 09 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 479594 1520318918 1520546400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Local content key to safeguarding components industry amid powertrain revolution http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/protect-preserve-2018-02-09 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 09 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 479590 1520327478 1520546400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000712012_resized_building.jpg 511 287 Fully autonomous vehicle set for October trial in SA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fully-autonomous-vehicle-set-for-october-trial-in-sa-2018-03-06 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Tue, 06 Mar 2018 08:59:00 +0200 480179 1520330037 1520319540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000711823_resized_navyaautonomouseshuttle20181022.jpg The Navya autonomous shuttle 511 287 Electric, hybrid trucks to reach 2.25m unit sales by 2025, says Frost & Sullivan http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electric-hybrid-trucks-to-reach-225m-unit-sales-by-2025-says-frost-sullivan-2018-03-05 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Mon, 05 Mar 2018 10:40:00 +0200 480095 1520243446 1520239200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000711609_resized_image001.jpg 511 287 Super Group posts 27.5% revenue increase in December half-year http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/auto-industry-logistics-2018-03-02 Irma Venter LOGISTICS Fri, 02 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 478908 1519654879 1519941600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Cartrack introduces ‘low-cost’ theft-only insurance product http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/auto-industry-2018-03-02-2 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY – 1 Fri, 02 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 478906 1519654879 1519941600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 New-vehicle sales in second month of decline http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-vehicle-sales-in-second-month-of-decline-2018-03-01 Irma Venter NEW-VEHICLE SALES Thu, 01 Mar 2018 15:33:00 +0200 479903 1519911325 1519911180 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000711122_resized_volkswagenpolovivostatic0041022.jpg 511 287 Aarto Amendment Bill too broken to be fixed – Dembovsky http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aarto-amendment-bill-too-broken-to-be-fixed-dembovsky-2018-02-28 Nadine James LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Wed, 28 Feb 2018 08:57:00 +0200 479589 1519829660 1519801020 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Hyundai SA launches light-duty truck, believes market will grow over next 5 years
 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hyundai-sa-launches-light-duty-truck-believes-market-will-grow-over-next-5-years-2018-02-26 Irma Venter TRUCKS Mon, 26 Feb 2018 14:45:00 +0200 479380 1519653624 1519649100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000710059_resized_hyundaiex8011022.jpg The Hyundai EX8 511 287 Study launched into economic impact of possible EV transition in South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/study-launched-into-economic-impact-of-possible-ev-transition-in-south-africa-2018-02-23 Terence Creamer TRANSPORT & ENERGY Fri, 23 Feb 2018 16:30:00 +0200 479294 1519397101 1519396200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000709890_resized_electricvehicle41022.jpg 511 287 Tax increases likely to shrink market, says auto industry bodies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tax-increases-likely-to-shrink-market-says-auto-industry-bodies-2018-02-23 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 23 Feb 2018 08:55:00 +0200 479211 1519369033 1519368900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000709660_resized_toyotaandrewkirby2016jpg1022.jpg Andrew Kirby 511 287 SUVs push global new-car sales up by 2.4%, EV sales up 78% http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/suvs-push-global-new-car-sales-up-by-24-ev-sales-up-78-2018-02-21 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Wed, 21 Feb 2018 15:05:00 +0200 478992 1519221231 1519218300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000709119_resized_nissanxtrail20171022.jpg 511 287 Volvo Trucks grows 6% in 2017, aims for another 5% in 2018 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/volvo-trucks-grows-6-in-2017-aims-for-another-5-in-2018-2018-02-20 Irma Venter TRUCKS Tue, 20 Feb 2018 15:05:00 +0200 478845 1519132008 1519131900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000708805_resized_volvotrucksplantdurban0220181022.jpg The Volvo Trucks plant in Durban 511 287 SA, UK political uncertainty dampens trading conditions, says Super Group http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-uk-political-uncertainty-dampens-trading-conditions-says-super-group-2018-02-19 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY & LOGISTICS Mon, 19 Feb 2018 15:21:00 +0200 478706 1519048592 1519046460 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Radial tyre portfolio available on the market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/radial-tyre-portfolio-available-on-the-market-2018-02-16 Tasneem Bulbulia Truck & Bus Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476749 1518500544 1518732000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000704105_resized_rubbercontinentalemradialtires0120181022.jpg MASTERCLASS The EM-Master tyre is ideally suited for articulated dump trucks, loaders and dozers 511 287 Industry upbeat despite fall in January vehicle sales http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-vehicle-sales-2018-02-16 Irma Venter NEW-VEHICLE SALES Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 477041 1518500545 1518732000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Auto masterplan to be tabled in Cabinet next month http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/auto-industry-2018-02-09-2 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY – 2 Fri, 09 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476739 1517899883 1518127200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Electric trucks sale targeted for 2019 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electric-trucks-sale-targeted-for-2019-2018-02-09 Jessica Oosthuizen Truck & Bus Fri, 09 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476188 1517899882 1518127200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000702797_resized_volvotrucks1022.jpg SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT Volvo Trucks’ electric trucks will reduce the burden on the roads during daytime rush-hour traffic 511 287 Positive Budget will see growth surpass current forecasts – Naamsa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/auto-industry-2018-02-09-1 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY – 3 Fri, 09 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476737 1517899883 1518127200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 High-performance diesel engine oil launched http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/manufacturer-launches-high-performance-diesel-engine-oil-2018-02-09 Marleny Arnoldi Truck & Bus Fri, 09 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476238 1517899882 1518127200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000702924_resized_bluechiplubricantsoilslubricants0220181022.jpeg EXTENDING ENGINE LIFE With the current influx of diesel engines into the South African market requiring this type of technology, now is the ideal time to introduce the Q8 Formula Truck 7000 15W-40 511 287 Joburg aiming to complete assessment of feasibility of electric buses by end-2019 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transport-2018-02-09 Irma Venter PUBLIC TRANSPORT Fri, 09 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476736 1517899883 1518127200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 OneLogix achieves strong H1 performance despite tough economy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/onelogix-achieves-strong-h1-performance-despite-tough-economy-2018-02-08 Anine Kilian LOGISTICS Thu, 08 Feb 2018 16:10:00 +0200 477740 1518103391 1518099000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000706337_resized_ianlourens110220218duane.jpg OneLogix CEO Ian Lourens 511 287 New dawn for platinum mining – Robert Friedland http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-dawn-for-platinum-mining-robert-friedland-2018-02-07 Martin Creamer MINING INDABA Wed, 07 Feb 2018 16:18:00 +0200 477577 1518072779 1518013080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000705970_resized_fuelcellprospects.jpg 511 287 Truck replacement cycle expected to resume in 2018, after 2017 sales slump http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/trucks-2018-02-02 Irma Venter TRUCKS Fri, 02 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476134 1517295047 1517522400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 January new-vehicle sales decline by 8.9% http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/january-new-vehicle-sales-decline-by-89-2018-02-01 Irma Venter NEW-VEHICLE SALES Thu, 01 Feb 2018 16:03:00 +0200 477039 1517494025 1517493780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000704789_resized_vw0108171022.jpg 511 287 Haval Motors stages revival, mulls local assembly, African expansion http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/haval-motors-stages-revival-mulls-local-assembly-african-expansion-2018-01-30 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Tue, 30 Jan 2018 11:33:00 +0200 476697 1519552135 1517304780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000703989_resized_havalh220171022.jpg The Haval H2 511 287