Category archives for: Motoring

SA motor industry defies economic, political turbulence

Dr Azar Jammine, Director and Chief Economist at Econometrix

By MTHULISI SIBANDA JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – THE South African motor industry is faring well in defiance of a tough economic environment exacerbated by political turmoil. Renowned economics commentator, Dr Azar Jammine, said although the country was technically in a recession, with negative growth for two consecutive quarters, there were some bright points in the […]

Gaba assumes reins as FUSO regional head

Ziyad Gaba

By TINTSWALO BALOYI JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – MERCEDES-Benz South Africa has appointed Ziyad Gaba as the Head of FUSO Southern Africa. The appointment is effective July 1. Gaba will succeed Naeem Hassim, who will assume his new responsibility as the Head of Daimler’s Regional Centre for Commercial Vehicles in Central Africa. Jasper Hafkamp, Executive Director […]

VW launches new Golf in SA

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By MOTORING REPORTER JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – THE updated Volkswagen Golf is being launched in South Africa with a revised engine line up, more technology, new infotainment, improved connectivity and revised styling. It has a retail price starting at R289 900. According to the car maker, the new Golf now offers even more value, style […]

Stephen bounces back at Kyalami Grand Prix

Defending champion Michael Stephen flanked by  runners up competitiors .IMAGE -GIFT NDOLWANE

By GIFT NDOLWANE JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – REIGNING champion Michael Stephen has put a horrid start to his title defence behind him by claiming victory at the second round of the 2017 Sasol Global Car Touring Championship at the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit in Midrand, South Africa. Having failed to finish the opening races in […]

Engine reliability tackled for GTC Killarney race

Sasol Global Touring Car (GTC)

By GIFT NDOLWANE JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – ORGANISERS of the Sasol Global Touring Car (GTC) have announced some changes to address engine reliability issues experienced by a number of competitors at the first round race in Cape Town. Concerns were raised during the tour at Killarney Raceway. Ahead of the second round scheduled for Kyalami […]

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