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KTM South Africa Appoints Riaan Neveling New Marketing Manager

Riaan Neveling

  KTM South Africa has announced the appointment of Riaan Neveling as its new marketing manager. An avid KTM enthusiast all along and having gained experience in the car industry over the last 10 years, 31-year-old Neveling, according to a statement obtained by AUTO REPORT AFRICA, is looking forward to ...

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Toyota Mirai Launches In Sweden, Norway This Summer

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Toyota’s zero emissions fuel cell car, the Toyota Mirai (‘Future’ in Japanese), is billed to be launched in Sweden and Norway this summer with deliveries in both Nordic countries following other European countries that have introduced the Toyota Mirai in 2015 (UK, Germany and Denmark) or early 2016 (Belgium) . ...

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The New Toyota Fortuner Flaunts Exceptional Features

NEW FORTUNER

  We all want and love freedom, or at least the idea of it. But what exactly is freedom? In short, it’s whatever we want it to be – enjoying life without inhibitions. It’s the ability to go anywhere you like, whenever you want. That’s the true luxury of freedom ...

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Andrew Kirby Appointed President/CEO Toyota SA Motors

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  Following recent structural changes within the global management structure of Toyota Motor Corporation (Japan) , new appointments have been made at Toyota South Africa Motors (TSAM) and the Africa Region . The restructuring which comes into effect as from April 1, 2016 , sees Dr. Johan van Zyl, previously ...

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Kia Motors Produces Two Millionth Vehicle In The U.S.

CELEBRATING KIA 2MILLIONTH VEHICLE

It was celebration galore Wednesday at the Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia, Inc. (KMMG) as the plant’s two millionth vehicle – a white 2016 Sorento SXL – rolled off the assembly line in West Point, Georgia. Representing an investment of more than $1.1 billion, KMMG began mass production on November 16, ...

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New Kia Sportage, Optima Win New Design Awards

KIA OPTIMA WINS AWARD

Kia Motors has once again reinforced its reputation for the highest design standards, picking up two prizes at the 2016 ‘Red Dot Awards’ for Product Design, one of the most prestigious international product design competitions. The new Kia Sportage compact SUV and Optima sedan – the carmaker’s two latest models ...

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TIGER WHEEL & TYRE ON TOP FIVE TIPS FOR A SAFER EASTER JOURNEY

TIGER WHEEL

It is that time of year again when friends and families are planning to embark on their long awaited Easter holiday. Tiger Wheel & Tyre has put together its top five tips for your safety before you head off on your journey. Before you leave on your journey Before beginning ...

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FORD MOTOR COMPANY ON SAFE AND POLITE DRIVING THIS EASTER

2016 FORD EXPLORER

 Nigerians love to travel home for the holidays. Family is what is valued most. Whether you are driving to Lagos, Ibadan, Kaduna, Jos, Port Harcourt, Kano or Benin City, in-car bickering is not what you should be hearing when you are on the road – it only spoils your trip, and ...

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ALL-NEW 2017 KIA CADENZA TAKES THE STAGE AT THE NEW YORK INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW

2017 KIA CADENZA

The Big Apple, Wednesday, played  host to the world debut of the all-new 2017 Kia Cadenza at the New York International Auto Show. The stunningly beautiful Cadenza improves upon all the elements that made its predecessor an award-winning success, boasting a precisely crafted cabin, cutting edge technology for connectivity and ...

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GENERAL MOTORS SOUTH AFRICA HONOURS DEALERS

From left, Ian Nicholls, President and Managing Director GM Sub-Saharan Africa Operations, Noel Allchin (Bates Port Shepstone), Mark Wilson (Jacksons), Kenneth Cupido (CP Nel Mosselbay), Glynn Crookes (Key Durban), Pieter Kruger (Sydfred Motors) and Brain Olson, GMSA Vice President, Vehicle Sales, Service and Marketing

General Motors South Africa (GMSA) , weekend in Durban, named their five best dealers in the country at the annual dealer meeting . Annually, dealers are recognised for their performance based on vehicle and parts sales, service, customer satisfaction and facility standards. They have to achieve 100 percent compliance in ...

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