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Say goodbye to these 10 cars in South Africa in 2024
2024/06/19 12:50:18
In recent months, several new vehicles have been introduced in the country, with more on the way. However, by the end of 2024, at least 10 cars will no longer be available in South Africa.
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Ford SA builds 1 millionth Ranger bakkie at Silverton factory
2024/06/07 09:35:38
One million Ranger bakkies have now rolled off the line from Ford South Africa`s manufacturing plant in Silverton. Production of the Ranger bakkie at the factory began in 2000, making it almost a quarter-century since manufacturing of the brand`s popular bakkie started.
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R1.00 per litre petrol price joy on the cards for South Africa next week
2024/05/30 09:21:41
Month-end data from the Central Energy Fund (CEF) shows that South African motorists are in store for joy at the pumps in June.
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Problem for South Africa’s new driving licences
2024/05/22 12:44:52
South African drivers have been left in limbo regarding the long-awaited implementation of new driving licence cards, with the Department of Transport quietly missing its April deadline.
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Here is the expected petrol price for June
2024/05/15 14:23:24
South African motorists are lined up for some relief at the pumps next month, with mid-month data from the Central Energy Fund (CEF) pointing to price cuts across the board.
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SA auto industry achieves R21bn positive trade balance
2024/05/09 12:01:20
Record vehicle exports helped take South Africa’s auto trade balance to a positive R21.1 billion in 2023 from R19.6 billion in 2022 – an increase of 7.6%.
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You now pay R320 in tax every time you fill up in South Africa
2024/05/02 10:55:59
As of 1 May, South Africans will need to brace themselves to dig deeper into their pockets at the pump as new fuel price hikes and the continuation of previous tax increases take effect.
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Here is the expected petrol price for May
2024/04/17 11:00:07
Mid-month data from the Central Energy Fund (CEF) shows that motorists in South Africa can expect a mixed bag for fuel prices in May.
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New driving licence cards for South Africa coming this month
2024/04/10 12:33:18
Transport minister Sindisiwe Chikunga says that her department is making strides with introducing new driving licence cards in South Africa, with printing expected to start by the end of April.
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Another Chinese bakkie is launching in South Africa soon
2024/04/03 11:00:40
Another Chinese car brand is coming to South Africa with plans to launch its double-cab T60 bakkie in May 2024.
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Suzuki Jimny recalled in South Africa – what you need to know
2024/03/28 10:46:32
The Suzuki Jimny is being recalled in South Africa due to a fuel pump problem that was discovered during a recall notice in the Australian market.
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The top 10 used cars South Africans are buying right now
2024/03/18 09:26:30
South Africans are increasingly moving to the used-car market amid the cost of living crisis, and AutoTrader has highlighted the top 10 cars in hot demand right now.
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Here is the expected petrol price for April
2024/03/15 10:46:28
South African motorists can expect a lighter blow in April when it comes to petrol prices, with the latest data showing a much smaller hike on the cards than at the start of the month.
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The 13 best cars in South Africa – according to South African motorists
2024/03/08 10:54:02, a platform for used cars, has recently announced the winners of its annual 2023/2024 Consumer Awards.
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Here is the official petrol price for March
2024/03/05 10:33:45
The Department of Mineral Resources and Energy has published the latest official fuel price adjustments, which will kick in from Wednesday, 6 March 2024.
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Major petrol price storm about to hit South Africa
2024/02/19 13:08:26
South African consumers are heading into a fuel price storm, with a petrol and diesel hike coming in March, possible fuel tax hikes in April, and the wider impact on transport, shelf prices and inflation likely to be felt in the months that follow.
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Disky – The top-rated WhatsApp licence renewal service in South Africa
2024/02/14 11:43:35
Disky is the best way for South Africans to renew their vehicle licence disc – and its fantastic online reviews are proof of this.
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2024 South African Car of the Year finalists announced
2024/02/09 11:20:05
The South African Guild of Mobility Journalists (SAGMJ) today announced the finalists for the 38th annual Car of the Year (COTY) competition.
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This week`s petrol, diesel price hikes confirmed
2024/02/06 15:22:28
Petrol and diesel prices will be hiked on Wednesday after steep cuts in recent months.
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How much it costs to renew your car licence in South Africa in 2024
2024/02/01 08:53:39
BusinessTech looked at the cost of renewing a vehicle licence in South Africa’s three main economic hubs – Gauteng, Western Cape, and Kwa-Zulu Natal – in 2024.
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I renewed my car licence disc using the online government system – How it went
2024/01/22 10:25:04
I recently renewed my car licence disc using the Road Traffic Management Corporation’s online National Traffic Information System (Natis) and the process was swift and seamless.
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