Automechanika Johannesburg provides blend of displays, activation and training opportunities

The recent Automechanika Johannesburg trade fair for the automotive aftermarket, organised by Messe Frankfurt South Africa and staged at Expo Centre, Nasrec, from September 18-21, provided an excellent blend of product displays, activations, a focus on training and a strong “Buy South African” component. This was the sixth time that the world-renowned Automechanika trade fair […]

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BREAKING NEWS: New African car brand debuts at Automechanika Johannesburg

Mureza, a new African car brand, will make its debut at Automechanika Johannesburg, which takes place at Expo Centre, Nasrec, from 18-21 September. Mureza initially has a joint venture with the SAIPA Group in Iran for platform-sharing and the supply of some of the other major components, but Mureza’s ultimate objective is to design and […]

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Big prizes to be won at Automechanika Johannesburg

Several large prizes are at stake for competitions running at Automechanika Johannesburg 2019, which takes place at Expo Centre, Nasrec, from Wednesday, 18 September to Saturday 21 September. These prizes include an entry and transport costs to compete in the finals of the Automechanika Body & Paint World Championships, at Automechanika Frankfurt next year, R200,000 […]

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Continental Designs Tomorrow’s Tyre

“Conti C.A.R.E.” delivers  technology solutions for the mobility of the future Electrification and connectivity of wheels and tyres enable sustainable tyre management FRANKFURT,  Germany,  12 September  2019 – At this year’s Frankfurt Motor Show (IAA), Continental will be presenting Conti C.A.R.E., a comprehensive technology system. Conti C.A.R.E. (Connected. Autonomous. Reliable. Electrified.) stands for the fine-tuned […]

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Potential R60-billion to be invested in SA Motor Industry over next five years

As much as R60-billion could be invested in the South African vehicle and component manufacturing industries in the next five years according to Andrew Kirby, the President of NAAMSA and President and CEO of Toyota SA Motors. He was a keynote speaker at the annual NAAMSA Conference at the Kyalami Conference Centre on August 22. […]

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AutoTrader invests in Festival Of Motoring and NAAMSA Conference

This August, the Festival of Motoring, presented by WesBank brings a feast of motoring lifestyle to the South African public. With over 27 automotive brands, 70 pit doors, 120 exhibitors, and 10 scintillating event features presented to over 70,000 visitors. “This year we have put our sponsorship support behind two key aspects of the festival,” […]

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Productive show for Vipal Rubber – ProfiAuto Show 2019, in Poland

Vipal Rubber recently participated in ProfiAuto Show 2019, which took place on June 8 and 9 in the city of Katowice, Poland. The action was a partnership with Vipal’s exclusive distributor in the Polish market, Arko-Gum, which has been working with the company in Europe for 9 years. At the trade show, Vipal showcased its […]

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Automechanika Johannesburg and Futuroad Expo – more than 70% of floor space booked

There is unprecedented interest in Automechanika Johannesburg from other African countries this year. This follows the attendance at the first four roadshow meetings in Tanzania, Zimbabwe, Zambia and Kenya to promote the event, which takes place at Expo Centre, Nasrec, from 18-21 September. More than 75% of the floor space has been booked already. MIAZ, […]

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Davanti to exhibit Protoura Sport at CITEXPO in Shanghai

After appearances at Autopromotec and Automechanika Dubai, Davanti’s developmental UHP tyre will be on display at the major Chinese tyre show, giving Davanti partners in China, the Far East and Australasia an opportunity to take a closer look and ask the team more about their plans for the product. CITEXPO has always been an important […]

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Algeria’s first tire company to exhibit in CITEXPO in Shanghai in August!

Based in Sétif, located about 180 miles east of Algiers, Iris Tyre is founded by Algerian consumer electronics and household appliances group Eurl Saterex-Iris. It is the first tyre factory in Algeria since the Michelin Group closed its plant in the capital in 2013. Total investment is around $250 million to $300 million. It is […]

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