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Automotive Industry Gears up for Auto Africa Expo 2004

R128-billion retail motor industry to be represented at automotive show. South Africa’s retail motor sector, which recorded a turnover of R128-billion in 2002 of which R52,4-billion accounted for new vehicle sales, R33,6-billion used vehicle sales and R42.1-billion after-market sales, will come  under the spotlight at Auto Africa 2004 – the biennial Africa International Automotive Trade Exhibition and Conference – when...

Automotive Sector Continues to attract investment

AFRICA'S AUTOMOTIVE SECTOR CONTINUES TO ATTRACT INVESTMENT; MAKES INCREASING CONTRIBUTION TO GLOBAL AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY Auto Africa Expo to be held in Johannesburg in October puts spotlight on Africa's growing role as manufacturer of vehicles and supplier of components for global export. Africa’s vital role in the global automotive trade will come under the spotlight at this year’s Auto Africa Expo. As...

Gearing Up for the premier South Africa Auto Show

"GEARING UP FOR SOUTH AFRICA’S PREMIER AUTO SHOW, A NEW VEHICLE EVERY 30 MINUTES AT AUTO AFRICA 2004" Futuristic, fast and functional is the best way to describe the wide range of new cars to be launched at Auto Africa 2004. On Monday, 25 October 2004 alone, a total of 20 brand-new cars will be launched and previewed at Africa’s premier...

CONSOLIDATED PROGRESS FOR FIAT PALIO BLUETOOTH RACING TEAM

Fiat Palio Bluetooth Racing Team – Rounds 11 & 12 SA Production Car championship After their success at the last round of the SA Production Car Championship at Zwartkops, victory could not be repeated for the Fiat Palio Bluetooth Racing Team. Round Seven of the Vodacom Power Tour was some consolidation for the Fiat team, complete with a new driver. "From...

SUCCESS AND LUCK ARE PART OF MOTOR RACING

Alfa Romeo Squadra Corse – Rounds 11 & 12 SA Production Car championship Production car rivalry hit boiling point this weekend as the Alfa Romeo versus BMW battle hit fever pitch at Round 11 and 12 of the SA Production Car Championship at Kyalami (31 July). Fans of the respective brands were treated to a fantastic spectacle of racing as Alfa...

SPIRITED DEBUT FOR PALIO RACING TEAM

Palio Racing Team - Races 3 & 4 SA Production Car championship. With brand new cars barely completed before races 3 and 4 of the SA Production Car Championship in Killarney, Cape Town, the Palio Racing Team made significant progress in their development on 3 April. It was the first time out for the new team run by experienced motorsport...

MIXED WEEKEND AT KILLARNEY FOR ALFA ROMEO SQUADRA CORSE

Alfa Romeo Squadra Corse - Races 3 & 4 SA Production Car championship Perfect weather conditions on April 3 didn't' mean an ideal racing weekend for Alfa Romeo Squadra Corse as the team headed in good spirits to Killarney in the Western Cape for races 3 and 4 of the South African Production Car championships. Round 2 of the Vodacom Power...

Fiat, PSA Peugeot Citroën and Tofas Sign Cooperation Agreement to Develop and Produce Small, Entry-Level Light Commercial Vehicles

Sergio Marchionne, CEO of Fiat, Jean-Martin Folz, CEO of PSA Peugeot Citroën, Mustafa V. Koc, Chairman of Koc Holding and Tofas, and Diego Avesani, CEO of Tofas, signed today a cooperation agreement to jointly develop and produce small entry-level light commercial vehicles for the European market. Scheduled for rollout in 2008, the new vehicles will extend the current Fiat, Peugeot...