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Ford SA issues safety recall for Kuga

Kuga models

By GIFT NDOLWANE JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – FORD South Africa is issuing a safety recall for Kuga models equipped with the 1.6-litre engine to address an engine overheating condition that could cause a fire. A total of 4 556 vehicles are affected by this safety recall in South Africa, and were built between December 2012 […]

Kenya buys first made-in-SA vehicle

Exports of the South African-built Ford Everest have commenced to markets in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA), with the first consignment of vehicles ready to be shipped from the port of Durban destined for Kenya, Madagascar, Tanzania and Cameroon

by MTHULISI SIBANDA PRETORIA, (CAJ News) -, THE initial batch of South African-built Ford Everest vehicles have been produced for export markets in Sub-Saharan Africa. The first vehicle is currently on its way to its new owner in Kenya. The Moondust Silver Everest 2.2 XLT 4×4 departed the Port of Durban on 12 November, and […]

Renault’s new KWID on the block


MOTORING REPORTER JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – THE new Renault KWID has hit local shores. Renault’s new entry segment contender is the SUV-inspired KWID hatchback available in Expression and upper-level Dynamique variants. Powered by Renault’s new 1.0-litre Smart Control efficiency (SCe) engine optimised for increased performance and efficiency, the impressive 180 mm ground clearance gives SUV-styled […]

Ford resumes local production of Everest


MOTORING STAFF JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – FOLLOWING an investment of R2,5 billion in the Ford Silverton Assembly Plant in Pretoria, Ford Motor Company has officially launch the locally produced Everest. It will be available in Ford dealers this month with a bigger and better line-up. “As one of the most sophisticated vehicles in its segment, […]

Chev blazes the trail with new SUV


TINTSWALO BALOYI JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – CHEVROLET has come out swinging in the seven-seater SUV market once again, with a revised Trailblazer line-up that represents even better value for money and gives buyers more options in terms of drivetrains and specification. The 2017 model year range now comprises five manual and automatic versions of the […]


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