Month: August 2016

One injured in collision with truck on N5 direction Kestell about 15 km outside Bethlehem

One injured in collision with truck on N5 direction Kestell about 15 km outside Bethlehem

One person has sustained serious injuries after a light motor vehicle collided with a truck on the N5 direction Kestell about 15 km outside Bethlehem in the Free State. Netcare911 paramedics worked alongside paramedics from another emergency service on scene. The injured man was stabilised on scene and transported to […]

Suspected stolen property recovered in truck at Burgersfort

Suspected stolen property recovered in truck at Burgersfort

Limpopo: Burgersfort SAPS successfully arrested 6 suspects for the possession of suspected stolen property. The goods were found inside a big truck at Mareseleng village near Burgersfort town on Friday, 26 August 2016. An appeal is made to victims of bouse breaking and theft to visit the station to identify […]

Hino SA having a good year despite tough economic climate

Hino SA having a good year despite tough economic climate

“Hino South Africa is having a good year in terms of sales when one considers the tough the economic climate and highly competitive market,” said Vice President Ernie Trautmann, addressing the media recently. “Hino’s overall market share is currently standing at 13.5% of the total truck and bus market compared […]

What do you need to know about commercial truck insurance?

What do you need to know about commercial truck insurance?

South Africa’s notoriously dangerous road system poses a myriad of risks to any business dependent on mobility. Given the enormous financial and logistical ramifications faced as a result of the loss or theft of a commercial vehicle, it’s vital that local enterprise owners understand their specific insurance needs and ensure […]

Revisions made to Hino 500-Series range

Revisions made to Hino 500-Series range

A number of running changes are taking place in the Hino 500-Series range between August and the end of the year. Two of the changes are regulatory and involve the fitment of a speed limiter and anti-skid brakes (ABS) while there are related product changes relating to the engines. The […]