Engineering News | Truck & Bus https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/truck Wed, 10 Aug 2022 18:36:58 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Intercape pleads for intervention as terror campaign intensifies https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/intercape-pleads-for-intervention-as-terror-campaign-intensifies-2022-08-08 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Mon, 08 Aug 2022 12:24:00 +0200 623432 1659954491 1659954240 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001016302_resized_intercapeattacksunday31july20221022.jpg One of Intercape's buses that faced an attack by a gunman 511 287 Developed countries’ EV uptake strategies may be unsuitable for SA, owing to ... https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-faces-unique-ev-conundrum-warns-frost-sullivan-research-director-2022-08-05 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 05 Aug 2022 00:00:00 +0200 622275 1659364058 1659650400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 22 online car searches every second; used car prices up 9% – AutoTrader  https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/22-online-car-searches-every-second-used-car-prices-up-9-autotrader-2022-08-04 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Thu, 04 Aug 2022 14:51:00 +0200 623180 1659617639 1659617460 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001015759_resized_wesbank11022.jpg 511 287 Prospecton plant to return to full production end-September – Toyota https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/prospecton-plant-to-return-to-full-production-end-september-toyota-2022-08-02 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Tue, 02 Aug 2022 14:46:00 +0200 622898 1659454738 1659444360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001015165_resized_toyotaday1239hr02221022.jpg 511 287 New-vehicle sales, exports surge – but compared with a weak July 2021 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-vehicle-sales-exports-surge-but-compared-with-a-weak-july-2021-2022-08-01 Irma Venter NEW-VEHICLE SALES Mon, 01 Aug 2022 15:10:00 +0200 622800 1659361629 1659359400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001014976_resized_volkswagenpolovivo20221022.jpg 511 287 Drive systems delivery in process https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/drive-system-successfully-delivered-undergoing-testing-2022-07-29 Halima Frost Truck & Bus Fri, 29 Jul 2022 00:00:00 +0200 621142 1658756295 1659045600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001011644_resized_automotiveindustryseweurodrivekseries07221022.jpg DRIVING GROWTH The SEW-EURODRIVE drive systems will be used on a new electro-coating facility at an automotive manufacturer in Mexico 511 287 Drive to develop EV manufacturing launched https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/drive-to-develop-ev-manufacture-launched-2022-07-29 Halima Frost Truck & Bus Fri, 29 Jul 2022 00:00:00 +0200 621145 1658910476 1659045600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001011651_resized_automotiveindustryoxyonvirensookhun07221022.jpg VIREN SOOKHUN Oxyon is also looking at creating training programmes for people, especially the youth, who have never worked in the automotive manufacturing industry before to make an entry into EV manufacturing 511 287 Volkswagen tops used-car sales survey https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/volkswagen-tops-used-car-sales-survey-2022-07-29 Halima Frost Truck & Bus Fri, 29 Jul 2022 00:00:00 +0200 621141 1658909523 1659045600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001011640_resized_automotiveindustrywebuycarsvwpolo07221022.jpg MARCO POLO The most sought after second hand vehicle over a six month period was the VW Polo according to WeBuyCars research 511 287 Auto centre lauds R9.1bn injection into Eastern Cape ports https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eastern-cape-port-investment-should-foster-auto-sector-expansion-aidc-ec-2022-07-22 Irma Venter PORTS & AUTO SECTOR Fri, 29 Jul 2022 00:00:00 +0200 621003 1658756318 1659045600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Company drives investment in automotive sector https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-drives-investment-in-automotive-sector-2022-07-29 Halima Frost Truck & Bus Fri, 29 Jul 2022 00:00:00 +0200 621149 1658910337 1659045600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001011662_resized_automotiveindustryagilecapitallizkolobe07221022.jpg LIZ KOLOBE Growing the companies we invest in will have a positive impact on the sector and the South African economy 511 287 Q1 recovery exceeds expectations – industry body https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/q1-recovery-exceeds-expectations---industry-body-2022-07-29 Halima Frost Truck & Bus Fri, 29 Jul 2022 00:00:00 +0200 621146 1658910567 1659045600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001011655_resized_automotiveindustrynaamsadylan07221022.jpg LIFTING IT UP The new vehicle market has outperformed expectations according to industry body Naamsa 511 287 Logistics, fintech combine to address Africa’s transport challenges https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/logistics-fintech-combine-to-address-africas-transport-challenges-2022-07-26 Darren Parker FINANCIAL Tue, 26 Jul 2022 15:16:00 +0200 622243 1658843114 1658841360 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Mercedes-Benz Trucks’ eActros LongHaul to start tests in Europe this year https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mercedes-benz-trucks-eactros-longhaul-to-start-tests-in-europe-this-year-2022-07-26 Irma Venter TRUCKS Tue, 26 Jul 2022 15:10:00 +0200 622242 1658844890 1658841000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001013876_resized_mercedesbenzetruckscharginggermany202211022.jpg 511 287 Hino, Isuzu and partners announce hydrogen truck developments https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hino-isuzu-and-partners-announce-hydrogen-trucks-development-2022-07-20 Irma Venter TRUCKS Wed, 20 Jul 2022 14:07:00 +0200 621683 1658326920 1658318820 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001012783_resized_toyotalightdutyfcevtruckproposed20221022.jpg The proposed light-duty truck to be developed by Toyota, Hino, Isuzu and CJPT 511 287 June new-vehicle sales rise by 7.6%, exports 18% higher https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/june-new-vehicle-sales-up-by-76-exports-grow-by-18-2022-07-15 Irma Venter NEW-VEHICLE SALES Fri, 15 Jul 2022 00:00:00 +0200 620442 1657544427 1657836000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Driver assistance system wins accolade https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/driver-assistance-system-wins-gold-at-automechanika-innovation-awards-2022-07-15 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 15 Jul 2022 00:00:00 +0200 620438 1657544428 1657836000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Poor road conditions, truck shortage boosting Serco’s repair business https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/poor-road-conditions-truck-shortage-boosting-sercos-repair-business-2022-07-14 Schalk Burger ROADS/TRUCKS Thu, 14 Jul 2022 11:50:00 +0200 621137 1657793335 1657792200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001011627_resized_sercopotholeimage07221022.jpg 511 287 ‘Calls for petrol price deregulation uninformed’ https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/calls-for-petrol-price-deregulation-display-lack-of-knowledge-fra-2022-07-08 Irma Venter FUEL Fri, 08 Jul 2022 00:00:00 +0200 619699 1656937168 1657231200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Ashok Leyland sets its sights on Southern Africa, appoints ETGL as distributor https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ashok-leyland-sets-its-sights-on-southern-africa-appoints-etgl-as-distributor-2022-07-08 Irma Venter TRUCKS Fri, 08 Jul 2022 00:00:00 +0200 619702 1656937170 1657231200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Net-zero road transport by 2050 still possible, EV adoption poised for fivefold increase by ... https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/net-zero-road-transport-by-2050-still-possible-as-evs-set-to-quintuple-by-2025-bloombergnef-2022-07-08 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 08 Jul 2022 00:00:00 +0200 619711 1656937171 1657231200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 June new-vehicle sales up by 7.6%; exports grow by 18% https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/june-new-vehicle-sales-up-by-76-exports-grow-by-18-2022-07-01 Irma Venter NEW-VEHICLE SALES Fri, 01 Jul 2022 15:11:00 +0200 620011 1656681194 1656681060 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001009533_resized_mahindrakaroobakkie0220221022.jpg 511 287 Eastern Cape port investment should foster auto sector expansion – AIDC EC https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eastern-cape-port-investment-should-foster-auto-sector-expansion-aidc-ec-2022-07-01 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 01 Jul 2022 10:22:00 +0200 619937 1656664626 1656663720 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001009415_resized_portsshippingportofeastlondon1120211022.jpg The East London port 511 287 Hino SA restarts production after Durban floods https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hino-sa-restarts-production-after-durban-floods-2022-07-01 Irma Venter TRUCKS Fri, 01 Jul 2022 00:00:00 +0200 618982 1656398363 1656626400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Port Elizabeth Car Terminal sets new record amid expansion project https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/port-elizabeth-car-terminal-sets-new-record-amid-expansion-project-2022-06-30 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Thu, 30 Jun 2022 14:42:00 +0200 619837 1656665770 1656592920 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001009171_resized_pecarterminalrecordload20221022.jpg Vehicles being loaded onto the MV Silver Ray for export 511 287 Mercedes-Benz SA says pilot solar project a success; plans expansion https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mercedes-benz-sa-says-pilot-solar-project-a-success-plans-expansion-2022-06-29 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Wed, 29 Jun 2022 14:35:00 +0200 619695 1656568913 1656506100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001008882_resized_mbsarooftopsolarinstallation202221022.jpg 511 287 Volvo Trucks starts testing hydrogen vehicles https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/volvo-trucks-starts-testing-hydrogen-vehicles-2022-06-29 Irma Venter TRUCKS Wed, 29 Jun 2022 10:23:00 +0200 619635 1656496343 1656490980 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001008752_resized_volvohydrogentruck200221022.jpg 511 287 Testing of electric minibuses in SA conditions to start in Stellenbosch early next year https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/first-electric-minibus-to-start-testing-in-stellenbosch-early-next-year-2022-06-24 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 24 Jun 2022 00:00:00 +0200 618210 1655795017 1656021600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 AIDC EC, partners roll out Kaizen programme https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aidc-ec-partners-roll-out-kaizen-programme-2022-06-24 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 24 Jun 2022 00:00:00 +0200 618207 1655795016 1656021600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Driver assistance system wins gold at Automechanika Innovation Awards 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Parker 511 287 Volvo CE starts testing of its first prototype hydrogen articulated hauler https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/volvo-ce-starts-testing-of-its-first-prototype-hydrogen-articulated-hauler-2022-06-14 Irma Venter TRUCKS Tue, 14 Jun 2022 08:33:00 +0200 618212 1655188520 1655188380 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001005812_resized_volvocehydrogenhaulertestunit20221022.jpg The Volvo HX04 511 287