Conferences and Events

66th IAA International Motor Show for Commercial Vehicles

66th IAA International Motor Show for Commercial Vehicles

  Latest engine generations now also available for the Arocs New flagship engines: OM 470 with 335 kW (460 hp) and OM 471 with 390 kW (530 hp) Approval for alternative fuels to prEN 15940 standard and biodiesel New variants with low exterior height Latest safety technology also available for construction vehicles   At the 66th IAA […]

op-level performers at the 2016 MAN DOTY Awards – [from left] Ian Seethal (Head of Network Development, Marketing & Communication), Claudio Fernandes (Chairman's award winner), Ryno Blignaut (VW Salesman of the Year), Tiago Dias (Sales Manager fo the Year), Gary Aliphon (Bus Salesman of the Year), Markus Geyer (Managing Director), Gerhard Hepburn (Chairman's award winner), Sarah Luthuli (Non-Executive Director), Bruce Dickson (Parts Dealer of the Year - Alpine Truck & Bus), Emile Matlou (TopUsed Salesman of the Year), Runga Moodley (MAN Truck Salesman of the Year), Nic Malec (Dealer of the Year & Service Dealer of the Year, Hatfield Truck & Bus).

MAN Truck & Bus South Africa celebrates Dealer of the Year

MAN Truck & Bus South Africa recently celebrated its 2016 Dealer of the Year (DOTY) Awards at a luncheon held at its new corporate headquarters in Modderfontein, Johannesburg. Despite tough trading conditions within the extra-heavy truck market last year, both MAN proprietary and privately-owned dealerships, numbering 26 in South Africa, […]

Konstantin von Vieregge, CEO, SA Shows Messe Frankfurt

Three new shows to re-locate with Automechanika Johannesburg 2017

Next year’s Automechanika trade fair for the automotive aftermarket, which takes place at the Johannesburg Expo Centre from September 27-30, will be co-located with three new, related shows. The new shows are Futuroad Expo (Africa’s international commercial vehicle show), Scalex Johannesburg (SA’s leading trade fair for transport systems, infrastructure and […]

TruckX Event Information

TruckX Event Information

The venue opens from 07:00 for conference start at 08:00 through until 17:00. Directions to Sandton Convention Centre: From Pretoria: Travel along the Ben Schoeman Freeway (N1) towards Johannesburg. Merge onto Ben Schoeman Freeway / M1. Take the Grayston Drive offramp. Turn right onto Grayston Drive. Turn left onto Linden […]

Third annual TruckX conference and exhibition in association with Ctrack and Standard Bank announced

Third annual TruckX conference and exhibition in association with Ctrack and Standard Bank announced

Ctrack, a leading global vehicle tracking and fleet management solutions company, and Standard Bank, one of South Africa’s leading financial institutions, have again teamed up to host the third annual TruckX exhibition and conference taking place on Tuesday, 2 August 2016 at the Sandton Convention Centre. The event will focus […]

Africa Investigation & Reconstruction Exhibition (AIRE 2016)

Africa Investigation & Reconstruction Exhibition (AIRE 2016)

Date: 27th and 28th October 2016 Venue: Day 1: The Classic Room, Greyville | Convention Centre, 150 Avondale Road, Greyville, Durban. Day 2:Durban (Venue to be confirmed) Greyville Convention Centre, The Classic Room – 150 Avondale Road, Durban 08h00 – 16h00 Day 1 – 27th October 08h00 – 08h45 Compulsory Registration with […]

AARTO and its effect on fleet owners and operators

AARTO and its effect on fleet owners and operators

For the last 18 years, the Administrative Adjudication of Road Traffic Offences Act, 1998 (AARTO) points demerit system has been delayed due to various reasons, including a pending feasibility study and assessment of technological requirements. In April 2016, Chief Operating Officer of the Road Traffic Infringement Agency (RTIA) Thabo Tsholetane […]

Third annual TruckX conference and exhibition in association with Ctrack and Standard Bank

Third annual TruckX conference and exhibition in association with Ctrack and Standard Bank

Seeking practical and sustainable solutions to critical issues surrounding the trucking industry Ctrack, a leading global vehicle tracking and fleet management solutions company, and Standard Bank, one of South Africa’s leading financial institutions, have again teamed up to host the third annual TruckX exhibition and conference taking place on Tuesday, […]