Engineering News | Truck & Bus http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/truck Sun, 24 Feb 2019 05:57:24 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Hyundai opens assembly plant in Ethiopia http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hyundai-opens-assembly-plant-in-ethiopia-2019-02-22 Reuters AUTOMOTIVE Fri, 22 Feb 2019 08:48:00 +0200 512401 1550818183 1550818080 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 South African new-vehicle market to decline by 0.4% in 2019, says Toyota http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-new-vehicle-market-to-decline-by-04-in-2019-says-toyota-2019-02-20 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Wed, 20 Feb 2019 12:00:00 +0200 512131 1550656875 1550656800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000782446_resized_toyota104111022duane.jpg 511 287 Daimler Trucks upbeat on 2019 prospects, new Arocs expands range http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/daimler-trucks-upbeat-on-2019-prospects-new-arocs-expands-range-2019-02-15 Irma Venter TRUCKS Fri, 15 Feb 2019 11:20:00 +0200 511736 1550224393 1550222400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000781644_resized_mercedesbenzarocsdistribution031022.jpg The Arocs distribution range 511 287 Isuzu consolidates truck and bakkie manufacturing plants http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/isuzu-consolidates-truck-and-bakkie-manufacturing-plant-2019-02-14 Tasneem Bulbulia AUTOMOTIVE Thu, 14 Feb 2019 17:13:00 +0200 511682 1550210527 1550157180 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Lance Schultz appointed as Gauteng AIDC CEO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lance-schultz-appointed-as-gauteng-aidc-ceo-2019-02-08 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 08 Feb 2019 14:52:00 +0200 511046 1549631176 1549630320 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000780069_resized_mrlanceschultz1022.jpg Lance Schultz 511 287 Collaboration to ensure better understanding of emission standards http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/collaboration-between-lubricant-company-and-oems-to-better-understand-standards-set-out-by-manufacturers-2019-01-24 Mc'Kyla Nortje Truck & Bus Fri, 08 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 509616 1549346908 1549576800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000776941_resized_oilshelllubricants0120191022.jpg FUEL ECONOMY The field trials showed that lubricant selection had a significant impact on fuel economy in real-world driving conditions. 511 287 OneLogix to broaden logistics footprint in R280m Umlaas project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/onelogix-to-broaden-logistics-footprint-in-r280m-umlaas-project-2019-02-07 Irma Venter LOGISTICS Thu, 07 Feb 2019 14:58:00 +0200 510905 1549963647 1549544280 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000779742_resized_onelogixumlaaslogisticshub6automotive1022megan.jpg The Umlaas hub 511 287 New investor for Cape Town Cobra maker; electric car on the table http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-investor-for-cape-town-cobra-maker-electric-car-on-the-table-2019-02-04 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Mon, 04 Feb 2019 15:09:00 +0200 510497 1549287027 1549285740 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000778841_resized_cobrabluefrontview1022.jpg The Hayden Cobra 511 287 2019 kicks off with 7.4% decline in new-vehicle sales http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/2019-kicks-off-with-74-decline-in-new-vehicle-sales-2019-02-01 Irma Venter NEW-VEHICLE SALES Fri, 01 Feb 2019 15:51:00 +0200 510381 1549031392 1549029060 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000778623_resized_wesbank31022.jpg 511 287 ‘Scale’ matters in South Africa’s logistics game http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/scale-matters-in-s-africas-logistics-game-2019-01-17 Mc'Kyla Nortje Truck & Bus Fri, 01 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 508869 1548749389 1548972000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000775397_resized_materialsbidvestlogistics012019.jpg COMFORT Some of the new vehicles include ergonomically designed trucks to ensure the driver’s comfort 511 340 New-look APDP could change face of the local auto industry, says Naacam http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/driving-force-2019-02-01 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 01 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 509350 1549000662 1548972000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000777571_resized_new.jpg 511 287 Hino SA expects truck market to remain flat, aims to set up dedicated EHCV dept http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hino-sa-expects-truck-market-to-remain-flat-aims-to-set-up-dedicated-ehcv-dept-2019-01-30 Irma Venter TRUCKS Wed, 30 Jan 2019 15:39:00 +0200 510091 1548855637 1548855540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000777965_resized_hino500productiondurban201711022.jpg 511 287 Volkswagen signs agreement with Ethiopia to develop auto industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/volkswagen-signs-agreement-with-ethiopia-to-develop-auto-industry-2019-01-29 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Tue, 29 Jan 2019 10:28:00 +0200 509885 1548750584 1548750480 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000777529_resized_volkswagensignsmemorandumofunderstandingwiththeethiopiangovernmenttodevelopautomotiveindustry011022.jpg Thomas Schaefer signs the memorandum of understanding with Abebe Abebayehu. With them are German federal republic president Frank-Walter Steinmeier and Ethiopian minister for finance and economic cooperation Ahmed Shide 511 287 WesBank expects 1.5% dip in new-car sales, heavy truck market to drop by 4.4% http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wesbank-expects-15-dip-in-new-car-sales-heavy-truck-market-to-drop-by-44-2019-01-28 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Mon, 28 Jan 2019 12:10:00 +0200 509808 1548684750 1548670200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000777366_resized_wesbank11022.jpg 511 287 Ctrack launches small tracking devices for use on containers, packages, bikes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ctrack-launches-small-tracking-devices-for-smaller-asset-classes-2019-01-15 Irma Venter ASSET TRACKING Tue, 15 Jan 2019 11:29:00 +0200 508559 1547560641 1547544540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000774478_resized_ctrackbxdevices201811022.jpg 511 287 Hilux sales top 40 000 units, Suzuki, Bentley fly, Merc takes a knock http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hilux-sales-top-40-000-units-suzuki-bentley-fly-merc-takes-a-knock-2019-01-09 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Wed, 09 Jan 2019 15:01:00 +0200 508103 1547045347 1547038860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000773556_resized_suzukiignis20171022.jpg 511 287 New-vehicle sales decline by 1% in 2018, exports at record high http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-vehicle-sales-decline-by-1-in-2018-exports-at-record-high-2019-01-08 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Tue, 08 Jan 2019 16:02:00 +0200 508003 1547037204 1546956120 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000773326_resized_toyotaplantdurban201671022.jpg 511 287 Daimler offers self-driving big rigs as Tesla plots truck debut http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/daimler-offers-self-driving-big-rigs-as-tesla-plots-truck-debut-2019-01-08 Bloomberg AUTOMOTIVE Tue, 08 Jan 2019 09:44:00 +0200 507932 1546933641 1546933440 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 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 Cornubia bridge opened to traffic http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cornubia-bridge-opened-to-traffic-2018-12-14 Jessica Oosthuizen Truck & Bus 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 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 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000771498_resized_khathumufamadidroppa11181022dylan.jpg Khathu Mufamadi 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 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 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 Contract provides positive outlook for supplier http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-contract-a-positive-outlook-for-supplier-2018-11-23 Halima Frost Truck & Bus 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 Truck & Bus 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 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 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 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