Semi-finalists announced for 2020 AutoTrader South African Car of the Year

South Africa’s premiere motoring journalists have voted. So too have members of the public. The votes have been tallied and 25 semi-finalists have been announced for the 2020 AutoTrader South African Car of the Year competition. One of these semi-finalists will win the most sought-after title in the South African automotive industry, that of 2020 […]

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Three simple checks to save you money on your tyres

Road safety is the responsibility of all road users, says President Cyril Ramaphosa. “Safer roads begin with checking our vehicles and keeping them off the road if they are not roadworthy,” he said in a recent speech addressing various stakeholders and the public. The South African President mourned the loss of over 14000 lives due […]

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Goodyear is official tyre partner for Land Rover Experience Tour

Goodyear Wrangler DuraTrac tyres will show their strength during a 2,000-kilometer journey on rugged African roads, equipping 16 Land Rover Discovery vehicles. Participants driving across the Kavango-Zambezi (Kaza) National Park will be able to rely on Goodyear tyres to conquer tough terrains through the second largest nature reserve in the world. The setting for the […]

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Shiny New Premises for Tiger Wheel & Tyre Durban CBD

Durban’s best loved and most trusted wheel and tyre fitment centre is going places. Or, to be more accurate, has already gone places. Tiger Wheel & Tyre has announced that its Durban CBD store has moved within the CBD, to shiny new premises at 91 Florence Nzama Street, previously known as Prince Alfred Street. The […]

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Tiger Wheel & Tyre reinvents X-Sure Road Hazard Guarantee

Tiger Wheel & Tyre has reinvented its X-SURE® product as a superior quality, highly affordable road hazard guarantee. The new and improved X-SURE is a motorist’s guarantee that irreparable tyre damage won’t leave them out of pocket. At the point of purchasing new tyres, Tiger Wheel & Tyre customers can add on the purchase of […]

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CAUTION! WORN TYRES CAN KILL!

Chief executive officer of Sumitomo Rubber South Africa, better known as Sumitomo Dunlop (manufacturer of the iconic Dunlop, Sumitomo and Falken tyre brands), talks heritage, investment and safety, addressing the impact of the unregulated second-hand tyre industry on the safety of road users. The Dunlop brand’s heritage of quality and reliability has stood the test […]

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Bridgestone B-BBEE levels lead industry

Bridgestone South Africa’s transformation journey has seen dramatic structural changes as the leading tyre manufacturer announced a shift from a Level 7 to Level 4 Broad-based Black Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE) certification. In 2017, significant leadership changes led the company into a hard and long-overdue conversation about diversity and inclusion in its Sales, Manufacturing and Corporate […]

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Continental Tyre SA’s Shaun Uys selected as Africa MD of the Year by Global 100

Magazine’s annual awards recognise achievements and expertise of companies and individuals operating to the highest standards across the globe Shaun Uys joined Continental Tyre SA in 2000, completed local and international assignments in Production, Marketing and Sales and retail divisions before being appointed Managing Director in 2015 Uys spearheaded introduction of the BestDrive retail channel […]

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New Tiger Wheel & Tyre Campaign Celebrates Tyres that are “Best in the Wet”

There’s a wonderfully descriptive Afrikaans expression, “Goedkoop is duurkoop”, meaning that cheap goods will cost you more in the long run. Nowhere is this truer than with tyres, cautions Tiger Wheel & Tyre. While a budget tyre might do a reasonable job under ordinary driving conditions, the retailer points out that wet weather conditions will […]

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Tiger Wheel & Tyre ranked Number One in Service Excellence

Tiger Wheel & Tyre has once again taken the top spot in the Ask Africa Orange Index® awards for Service Excellence in the Vehicle Consumables Industry category. That makes it the fourth consecutive win for South Africa’s most trusted wheel and tyre company. The Ask Africa Orange Index® is an annual research survey that has […]

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