Vehicle Fitness

Why should fleet managers consider installing intelligent speed assist (ISA) technology?

Why should fleet managers consider installing intelligent speed assist (ISA) technology?

SpeedFOX intelligently assists drivers to comply with speed regulations in varying road conditions through a semi-autonomous technology that reinforces positive driver behaviour leading to fewer accidents, no speeding fines, smoother driving, reduced fuel consumption, improved maintenance and safer roads. SpeedFOX is able to deliver on the specific ISA regulations that […]

All you need to know to keep on trucking

All you need to know to keep on trucking

During a global pandemic, industries are affected by reduced working hours, lockdown-enforced curfews and the financial impact of COVID-19. One industry that needs to keep on trucking is the logistics sector as they ensure essentials are transported around the country. Like cars, modern commercial vehicles are equipped with a number […]

How robust batteries can keep the rail industry on track

How robust batteries can keep the rail industry on track

South Africa has the largest rail network on the continent, spanning more than 21 000km. Even though the rail industry struggles as infrastructure needs repairs and replacement, rail transport remains an efficient way to move goods and passengers across the country. In addition, President Ramaphosa says that rail transport is […]

Castrol in it for the long haul

Castrol in it for the long haul

South Africa, October 2019: Fierce competition in the trucking industry coupled to commercial vehicle operators having to face a multitude of challenges, including rising fuel prices, congested roads and escalating operating costs, mean transport and logistics businesses need to operate at ultimate efficiency. Castrol is fully committed to assisting its […]

An effective Tyre Maintenance policy offers Safety and Efficiency!

An effective Tyre Maintenance policy offers Safety and Efficiency!

How important is a well-designed strategy for Tyre Maintenance for your fleet? We would like to share an interesting infographic guide on the topic of tyre maintenance for fleets. This was shared with us by First Aid Wheels, a wheel refurbishment centre in London.   Approximately one-third of the fleet’s maintenance budget […]

Bridgestone using technology to keep the trucks moving

Bridgestone using technology to keep the trucks moving

Bridgestone is using increasing amounts of technology to help fleet owners get the maximum use from their vehicles while reducing costs. Trucking and logistics businesses are facing severe challenges. Input costs like diesel and labour are steadily creeping up, and poor economic conditions mean that volumes are down. ‘ “The […]