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Tesla takes top spot for ‘satisfied customers’

GLOBAL electric vehicle company Tesla has topped the list of "most satisfied customers" in the entire auto industry with its Model 3 taking the top spot for for all cars globally. Zutobi released a report tracking four car-owner rating reports - Parkers, HonestJohn, Autotrader, and Edmunds - to put together what it calls its "global… Continue reading Tesla takes top spot for ‘satisfied customers’

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STOPGUN SVI – Armour protection for Land Cruiser

•Toyota Land Cruiser 79 latest recipient of Stopgun V2.0 kit • Complete firewall protection included in new package • Full ballistic overlaps on every door SVI Engineering, leading specialist manufacturer of armoured products, has developed a new version of the popular B6 Stopgun V2.0 armouring package specifically for the Toyota Land Cruiser 79. While the… Continue reading STOPGUN SVI – Armour protection for Land Cruiser

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Vincent Rapide ‘Best of Show’ in US Quail show

Attended by nearly 3,200 people from around the world, the annual event included appearances by icons of motorcycle racing heritage and future design, a unique selection of local food and beverages, and a stunning display of the rarest, fastest, and most iconic motorcycles of the last hundred years. CARMEL, California - A 1951 Vincent Rapide owned… Continue reading Vincent Rapide ‘Best of Show’ in US Quail show

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Find anywhere – fast – with your Land Rover

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa - Jaguar Land Rover is offering accurate and precise navigation, even in remote locations, with What3Words global location technology even for vehicles already on the road and through a software-over-the-air update. The "always-on" program has divided the globe into a grid of 3mx3m squares and given each a unique combination of three… Continue reading Find anywhere – fast – with your Land Rover

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Ford’s EcoSport gets boost with new ‘special’

PRETORIA, South Africa – Ford’s highly successful EcoSport range has been bolstered with the addition of a new special edition model – the EcoSport Active. As one of the most popular vehicles in the rapidly growing small sport utility vehicle segment, the introduction of the EcoSport Active is said to add a distinctive style and… Continue reading Ford’s EcoSport gets boost with new ‘special’

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Volvo ‘leads chase’ for fossil-free steel

VOLVO CARS has become the first AUTOmaker to sign up to a SteelZero initiative intended to increase demand for fossil-free steel and accelerate a transition to carbon neutrality in the global steel industry. By doing so, Volvo Cars says it has committed to having stringent CO2-based steel-sourcing requirements by 2030. By 2050, all the steel… Continue reading Volvo ‘leads chase’ for fossil-free steel

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Peugeot 208 ‘stealing hearts’ in South Africa

PRETORIA, South Africa - June 2022 – Reigning 2021 South African Car of the Year (COTY) brand, Peugeot has attracted the most love from the country’s motorists in the 2022 competition. The Peugeot 208 claimed the Motor Enthusiast’s Choice as judged by the volume of public interest. The award was announced this morning as part… Continue reading Peugeot 208 ‘stealing hearts’ in South Africa

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California calling: ‘We’ll set our emissions levels’

SACRAMENTO, California - Honda and four other American automakers have filed a motion to intervene in a federal lawsuit to defend California's authority to set its own stringent emissions standards under the Clean Air Act. The automakers issued this joint statement: "As the five original California Framework companies we stood with California in 2020 in… Continue reading California calling: ‘We’ll set our emissions levels’

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Cadillac Celestiq show car: ‘Magnetic first impression’

CADILLAC has shared a glimpse of the Celestiq show car, said by its maker to represent the purest expression of Cadillac automotive design, technology and performance. "From first approach," the automaker told The Corner, "the striking silhouette of the Celestiq show car leaves a lasting impression. It also challenges the ultra-luxury space with the spirit… Continue reading Cadillac Celestiq show car: ‘Magnetic first impression’

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Toyota’s Corolla wins SA Car of Year – yet again

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa - Apart from SA Car of the Year (COTY), Toyota has won titles for the Compact Category – Urban Cruiser; Compact Family Category – Corolla Cross; New Energy Category – Corolla Cross Hybrid; Adventure SUV Category – Toyota Land Cruiser 300. Toyota SA says the Corolla name has a rich and diverse… Continue reading Toyota’s Corolla wins SA Car of Year – yet again