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UD Trucks Debuts All-New Quon Range

UD Trucks Debuts All-New Quon Range

Johannesburg, South Africa.  UD Trucks Southern Africa has introduced its high-level technology All-New Quon extra heavy range.  Featuring eight derivatives, the Euro 5 level range is aimed at bringing leading-edge innovation that makes sense in the local operating environment. The new range includes four 6×4 rigid models, and four 6×4 […]

Tata Motors bolsters its ultra truck range

Tata Motors bolsters its ultra truck range

Johannesburg, September 19, 2019: Tata Motors, one of the leading commercial vehicle brands in South Africa, today showcased two new variants Ultra Plus 1418 & Ultra 814 AMT enhancing the Ultra Platform range, at Futuroad Expo, 2019 in Johannesburg, South Africa. The Ultra AMT 814 is a variant of the […]

How investing in small business entrepreneurship can benefit big business

How investing in small business entrepreneurship can benefit big business

Businesses are dependent on the social, environmental, and economic sustainability of the communities in which they operate. Investing in initiatives which empower more people to become self-sufficient can have far-reaching benefits. The proverb ‘give a man a fish, and you feed him for a day; teach a man to fish, […]

Hino’s 50-day promotional roadshow into Africa proves successful

Hino’s 50-day promotional roadshow into Africa proves successful

Hino, the largest truck and bus manufacturer in Japan, has just undertaken a successful 50-day promotional roadshow through four countries in Sub-Saharan Africa to increase brand awareness and to build a base for increasing sales in the region. The circular route of 6 500 km traversed Zimbabwe, Zambia, Malawi, and […]

Isuzu Explores Alternate Fuel Solutions for Commercial Vehicles

Isuzu Explores Alternate Fuel Solutions for Commercial Vehicles

PORT ELIZABETH – Isuzu Motors South Africa (IMSAF) is evaluating trucks which use alternate propulsion technologies that may be suitable for the African market. This is part of the company’s drive to offer unique solutions to their customers and offer added value for large fleet owners who demand low running […]

Daewoo Trucks meet Gay Transport values

Daewoo Trucks meet Gay Transport values

Following a downsizing process to become even more efficient, Gay Transport was in a position earlier this year to acquire new trucks. The family business is currently managed – with distinction – by Jacques Botha, who took over the reins from his father Ben. It was important to Jacques that […]

Isuzu Truck World leads the way in youth development

Isuzu Truck World leads the way in youth development

WITH the youth unemployment rate reaching dismal heights in 2019, Isuzu is partnering with tertiary institutions to help get students ready for the workplace. Isuzu dealerships are taking the lead in providing work-based internships, and one such an example is Isuzu Truck World in Kempton Park, Johannesburg. For the first […]