Engineering News | Passenger Cars, Bakkies & Vans https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/passenger-vehicles Sat, 15 Aug 2020 07:17:39 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Sappi, Fiat in project to help reduce the carbon footprint of cars https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sappi-fiat-in-project-to-help-reduce-the-carbon-footprint-of-cars-2020-08-14 Irma Venter AUTO & BIOCOMPOSITES Fri, 14 Aug 2020 00:00:00 +0200 561037 1597119225 1597356000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Fiat Chrysler SA appoints new CEO https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fiat-chrysler-sa-appoints-new-ceo-2020-08-14 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 14 Aug 2020 00:00:00 +0200 561035 1597119225 1597356000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 EVs of all kinds to overtake ICEs by 2030, says KPMG survey https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/evs-of-all-kinds-to-overtake-ices-by-2030-says-kpmg-survey-2020-08-13 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Thu, 13 Aug 2020 12:44:00 +0200 561959 1597330452 1597315440 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000891631_resized_jaguaripacesainterior1041022.jpg 511 287 Naacam, Proudly SA launch portal for face shield producers https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/naacam-proudly-sa-launch-portal-for-face-shield-producers-2020-08-12 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY & PPE Wed, 12 Aug 2020 15:40:00 +0200 561846 1597299308 1597239600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000891432_resized_naacamfaceshields202021022.jpg 511 287 It’s all online now, just like buying computers and houses, says Motomatch  https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/its-all-online-now-just-like-buying-computers-and-houses-says-motomatch-2020-08-11 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Tue, 11 Aug 2020 14:51:00 +0200 561700 1597150378 1597150260 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000891128_resized_motomatch20201022.jpg 511 287 New-vehicle export revenue declined by R21bn in H1 2020 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-vehicle-export-revenue-declined-by-r21bn-in-h1-2020-2020-08-11 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Tue, 11 Aug 2020 11:19:00 +0200 561656 1597160028 1597137540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000890994_resized_naamsanormanlamprecht202011022.jpg Norman Lamprecht 511 287 Create, own your own driving data through AA Connected Car https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/create-own-your-own-driving-data-through-aa-connected-car-2020-08-07 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 07 Aug 2020 14:03:00 +0200 561570 1596811537 1596801780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000890762_resized_aaconnectedcar20201022.jpg Gert Pretorius (left) and Willem Groenewald 511 287 2020 Sasol Solar Challenge postponed to early 2021 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/2020-sasolsolarchallengepostponed-to-early-2021-2020-08-07 Irma Venter SOLAR CHALLENGE Fri, 07 Aug 2020 00:00:00 +0200 560609 1596457953 1596751200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Cautious optimism in used-car market, says AutoTrader https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cautious-optimism-in-used-car-market-says-autotrader-2020-08-07 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 07 Aug 2020 00:00:00 +0200 560613 1596457953 1596751200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Fiat, Peugeot merge to form Stellantis, but no changes yet in South Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fiat-peugeot-merger-to-form-stellantis-no-changes-yet-in-south-africa-2020-08-07 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 07 Aug 2020 00:00:00 +0200 560612 1596457953 1596751200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Hyundai installs rooftop solar system at its parts centre https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hyundai-installs-rooftop-solar-system-at-its-parts-centre-2020-08-07 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 07 Aug 2020 00:00:00 +0200 560608 1596457953 1596751200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Local vehicle production to decline by 31% in 2020, says Naamsa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-vehicle-production-to-decline-by-31-in-2020-says-naamsa-2020-08-05 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Wed, 05 Aug 2020 15:41:00 +0200 561312 1596641662 1596634860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000890091_resized_automotivemercedesbenzproductionplant2southafricambsa0820181022.jpg 511 287 Sluggish growth in safety features on entry-level cars, says AA report https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sluggish-growth-in-safety-features-on-entry-level-cars-says-aa-report-2020-08-05 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Wed, 05 Aug 2020 11:02:00 +0200 561264 1596641637 1596618120 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000889966_resized_aaentrylevelvehicleclassification1022.jpg 511 287 July new-vehicle sales decline by 30% https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/july-new-vehicle-sales-decline-by-30-2020-08-04 Irma Venter NEW-VEHICLE SALES Tue, 04 Aug 2020 11:48:00 +0200 561144 1596534580 1596534480 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000889712_resized_vwpolo201811022.jpg 511 287 Volkswagen adds Ghana to its list of African assembly plants https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/volkswagen-adds-ghana-to-its-list-of-african-assembly-plants-2020-08-04 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Tue, 04 Aug 2020 10:56:00 +0200 561137 1596531536 1596531360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000889663_resized_vwlogo1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Schäfer leaves VWSA to become ŠKODA Auto CEO https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/schfer-leaves-vwsa-to-become-koda-auto-ceo-2020-08-03 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Mon, 03 Aug 2020 14:34:00 +0200 561027 1596469481 1596458040 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000889448_resized_thomasschaeferoutgoingvwsamd1022.jpg Thomas Schäfer 511 287 Used-car market value climbs 3.8% to more than R100bn, says AutoTrader https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/used-car-market-value-climbs-38-to-more-than-r100bn-says-autotrader-2020-08-03 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Mon, 03 Aug 2020 11:18:00 +0200 561001 1596469507 1596446280 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000889387_resized_top10searchedbrands1022.jpg 511 287 New-vehicle pricing increasing sharply, shows TransUnion index https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-vehicle-pricing-increasing-sharply-shows-transunion-index-2020-07-31 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 31 Jul 2020 10:14:00 +0200 560861 1596185136 1596183240 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000889059_resized_jims2013carsales10131022duane.jpg 511 287 Ariya electric car, five new SUVs destined for local market – Nissan SA https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ariya-electric-car-five-new-suvs-to-come-to-sa-says-nissan-sa-2020-07-31 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 31 Jul 2020 00:00:00 +0200 560029 1595860611 1596146400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Coega Development Corporation to implement Tshwane auto SEZ https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/coega-development-corporation-to-implement-tshwane-auto-sez-2020-07-31 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 31 Jul 2020 00:00:00 +0200 560027 1595860611 1596146400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Mazda unveils new BT-50 bakkie https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mazda-unveils-new-bt-50-supplied-by-isuzu-2020-07-31 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 31 Jul 2020 00:00:00 +0200 560024 1595860611 1596146400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 BMW to set up pilot plant as it aims for large scale battery-cell production  https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bmw-to-set-up-pilot-plant-as-it-aims-for-large-scale-battery-cell-production-2020-07-30 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Thu, 30 Jul 2020 15:33:00 +0200 560799 1596116179 1596115980 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000888953_resized_bmwprototypebatteryproduction11022.jpg Protoype battery production 511 287 'Relief' as Toyota confirms R2.5bn hybrid production in Durban https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/relief-as-toyota-confirms-r25bn-hybrid-production-in-durban-2020-07-29 African News Agency Passenger Cars, Bakkies & Vans Wed, 29 Jul 2020 14:15:00 +0200 560601 1596025198 1596024900 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000888501_resized_kznmecforeconomicdevelopmenttourismandenvironmentalaffairsnomusadubencubeduringameetingwithtoyotasouthafrica1022.jpg KZN MEC for Economic Development, Tourism, and Environmental Affairs during a meeting with Toyota South Africa 511 287 National Automobile Dealers’ Association appoints Marcia Mayaba as VP https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/national-automobile-dealers-association-appoints-marcia-mayaba-as-vp-2020-07-28 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Tue, 28 Jul 2020 11:41:00 +0200 560478 1595929387 1595929260 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000888280_resized_marciamayaba11022.jpg Marcia Mayaba 511 287 Nissan’s Mike Whitfield elected as AAAM president https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nissans-mike-whitfield-elected-as-aaam-president-2020-07-28 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Tue, 28 Jul 2020 11:40:00 +0200 560477 1595930501 1595929200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000888277_resized_nissanaaammikewhitfield20201022.jpg Mike Whitfield 511 287 Cautious optimism in used-car market, says AutoTrader https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cautious-optimism-in-used-car-market-says-autotrader-2020-07-27 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Mon, 27 Jul 2020 10:16:00 +0200 560333 1595863211 1595837760 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000887959_resized_wesbank11022.jpg 511 287 Premium car market to decline by 35%, Land Rover to gain from new Defender https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/premium-car-market-to-decline-by-35-land-rover-to-gain-from-new-defender-2020-07-24 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 24 Jul 2020 11:17:00 +0200 560238 1595584799 1595582220 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000887749_resized_landrover110newdefender202011022.jpg The new 110 Defender 511 287 Toyota starts construction on R365m parts warehouse https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/toyota-starts-construction-on-r365m-parts-warehouse-2020-07-24 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 24 Jul 2020 00:00:00 +0200 559395 1595265299 1595541600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Covid-19 is pushing back start of Navara production, says Nissan SA https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/covid-19-is-pushing-back-start-of-navara-production-says-nissan-sa-2020-07-24 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY – 1 Fri, 24 Jul 2020 00:00:00 +0200 559392 1595265299 1595541600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 BMW SA expects premium market to slump by 20% https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/premium-market-expected-to-decline-by-20-says-bmw-sa-boss-2020-07-24 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY – 2 Fri, 24 Jul 2020 00:00:00 +0200 559388 1595265299 1595541600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Lower human activity limiting tyre sales https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lower-human-activity-limiting-tyre-sales-2020-07-24 Tracy Hancock Passenger Cars, Bakkies & Vans Fri, 24 Jul 2020 00:00:00 +0200 558625 1595321393 1595541600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000884093_resized_sumitomorubbertyremanufacturing07202011022.jpg REBOUNDING DEMAND Demand for Sumitomo Dunlop’s tyres is increasing since the restrictions of lockdown have eased 511 287 Fiat, Peugeot merger to form Stellantis, no changes yet in South Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fiat-peugeot-merger-to-form-stellantis-no-changes-yet-in-south-africa-2020-07-22 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Wed, 22 Jul 2020 11:48:00 +0200 559979 1595430957 1595411280 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000887141_resized_stellantis1022.jpg 511 287 Ariya electric car, five SUVs to come to SA, says Nissan SA https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ariya-electric-car-five-new-suvs-to-come-to-sa-says-nissan-sa-2020-07-21 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Tue, 21 Jul 2020 15:14:00 +0200 559906 1595360561 1595337240 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000886946_resized_nissanariya20201022.jpg 511 287 June new-vehicle sales decline by 31%, exports down 39% https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/june-new-vehicle-sales-decline-by-31-exports-down-39-2020-07-17 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 17 Jul 2020 00:00:00 +0200 558809 1594706458 1594936800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Durban car terminal sets new record https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/durban-car-terminal-sets-new-record-2020-07-17 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 17 Jul 2020 00:00:00 +0200 558814 1594706458 1594936800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Nissan to launch Ariya SUV with 610 km range in Japan, Europe, US next year https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nissan-to-launch-ariya-suv-with-610-km-range-in-japan-europe-us-next-year-2020-07-16 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Thu, 16 Jul 2020 10:24:00 +0200 559476 1594887942 1594887840 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000885914_resized_nissanariya20201022.jpg 511 287 Coega Development Corporation to implement Tshwane auto SEZ https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/coega-development-corporation-to-implement-tshwane-auto-sez-2020-07-13 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Mon, 13 Jul 2020 15:10:00 +0200 559161 1594650993 1594645800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0