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Lamborghini SUV launch set for December

Lamborghini has confirmed that it will finally unveil its new Urus SUV on December 4 at its home in Sant' Agata Bolognese, Italy. After years of development, the company will present what it calls the world's first Super Sports Utility Vehicle.

By Motor News Reporter 2 days ago

Flagship Hyundai Elantra: Comfortable sedan with zippy performance
Flagship Hyundai Elantra: Comfortable sedan with zippy performance

The flagship 1.6 T-GDi of the Elantra range is a multi-talented family sedan with an appealingly naughty streak.

By Henrie Geyser 2 days ago

#Newsmaker: Brenwin Naidu on the Sunday Times' latest addition
#Newsmaker: Brenwin Naidu on the Sunday Times' latest addition

Tiso Blackstar Group's automotive standalone supplement, Sunday Times Motoring is going to be inserted into the Sunday Times Lifestyle magazine section, as Lifestyle Motoring, with the first edition featuring this Sunday, 24 September 2017. Thereafter each edition will be published in the last edition of the paper each month.

By Jessica Tennant 2 days ago

Pirelli hits accelerator on Italy relisting
Pirelli hits accelerator on Italy relisting

MILAN, Italy: Pirelli will be relisted on the Milan bourse on 4 October 2017 following the biggest new share offer in Europe this year, the tyremaker announced this week.

3 days ago

Alliance 2022: Renault, Nissan, Mitsubishi to strengthen cooperation
Alliance 2022: Renault, Nissan, Mitsubishi to strengthen cooperation

Renault, Nissan and Mitsubishi motors are planning to strengthen cooperation and accelerate use of common platforms, powertrains, and new technologies.

3 days ago

The 2018 WesBank South African Car of the Year finalists
The 2018 WesBank South African Car of the Year finalists

During an event hosted in Johannesburg, MC Derek Watts announced the finalists for the 2018 WesBank South African Car of the Year (COTY) competition.

3 days ago

Volkswagen and Qhubeka giving mobility to hope: The future is in motion
Volkswagen and Qhubeka giving mobility to hope: The future is in motion

As the maker of ‘the people's cars', Volkswagen puts people at the heart of what they do, making them passionate about South Africans and playing the vital role to keep ‘moving people forward'. Under the banner of ‘Volkswagen for Good' they seek to provide motion with meaning to South Africa. The sponsorship of the Bicycle Education Empowerment Programme (BEEP) or ‘Blue Bikes' project is just one example. Now in their third year of partnership, Volkswagen South Africa and Qhubeka (meaning to “progress” or “move forward”) continue to transform hope into reality with the simple gift of motion.

Issued by Volkswagen South Africa 20 Sep 2017

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Ford to tie up with India's Mahindra, eyes access to huge market

NEW DELHI, India: Ford Motor and India's Mahindra Group have announced they will work together in a fresh partnership as the US giant looks to boost its presence in one of the world's fastest growing auto markets.

20 Sep 2017

Ford unveils new Kuga
Ford unveils new Kuga

The new Ford Kuga has arrived in South Africa and is said to build on the car manufacturer's global SUV expertise and heritage. It also claims to offer five-star safety and improved fuel efficiency.

20 Sep 2017

McLaren to part ways with Honda, shifts to Renault
McLaren to part ways with Honda, shifts to Renault

NEWSWATCH: After months of speculation, the McLaren team has confirmed that it will split ways with engine supplier, Honda, at the end of the 2017 season and has also announced that it has signed a three-year partnership with Renault.

By Ilse van den Berg 19 Sep 2017

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Rickshaws to jump start India's all-electric drive

NEW DELHI, India: India will roll out nearly 100,000 battery-powered buses and autorickshaws onto its sulphurous city streets in the coming weeks, setting it on the bumpy road to making new vehicle sales all-electric by 2030.

18 Sep 2017

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VW recalls 4.86 million vehicles in China over airbag concerns

BEIJING, China: Volkswagen will recall almost five million vehicles in China over airbag concerns, dealing a new blow to the German automaker in the world's largest car market.

18 Sep 2017