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Road Ahead has been providing insightful content to business decision makers and procurers within the South African transport sector for more than 10 years and has developed
20 Sep 2017
Truck Market Gains More Ground The August truck market improved by 5.3% on July’s performance to conclude the month on 2 227 units
This is according to the latest results released by the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of South Africa (Naamsa), Associated Motor Holdings (AMH) and Amalgamated
15 Sep 2017
Don’t let your merchandise out of your sight Now retailers and other businesses have realised that by integrating the warehouse and freight transport into the greater supply chain, they can reap the benefits of enhanced inventory management, better loss prevention and shrinkage protection.
When it comes to transporting merchandise between warehouse and retail destination, merely tracking the movement of trucks is no longer enough, and companies are having to rely on
31 Aug 2017
UD Trucks power on regardless UD Trucks continues to be a solid performer in the local OEM scene, challenging the usual suspects for the lucrative top spot in the medium to heavy commercial market, making noises against the bigger trucks.
The South African (SA) truck market has shown ongoing resilience despite recent political and economic events. However, the effect of the rating agency, Standard and Poor, and
31 Aug 2017
Editor's Letter Business as usual?
Welcome to another edition of South Africa’s favourite trucking and logistics quarterly, it has certainly been a busy time since we last touched base. It goes without saying
30 Aug 2017
Transportation in South Africa The leading transportation business in South Africa
The ridiculously loud hooters, conductors rushing around approaching potential passengers, people shouting out there destinations, the aroma of Amagwinya and livers sold by the
25 Aug 2017
SA Transport company helps students appreciate industry-wide changes ‘On the ground’ instruction provided by owners of disruptive business model
Disruption is the name of the game in business today and some South African students are learning first-hand what it is all about. As part of guiding the next
25 Aug 2017
Women's Month Women's Month event drives road safety home
BestDrive promotes Continental Vision Zero message amongst female dealers Off-road driving experience helps sharpen driving skills PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 21 August
22 Aug 2017
Full throttle in Central Asia MAN to present a new low-floor bus
At this year's World Expo in Astana, Kazakhstan, MAN Truck & Bus will be presenting the first low-floor city bus with CNG drive for Central Asia. Launch of the first MAN
21 Aug 2017
Cargo Carriers’ Expansion Continues: Bulk Tankers for Heavy Hauliers Zambia’s Kafue Dam Contract Heavy Hauliers Zambia, a Cargo Carriers subsidiary, has been awarded a five-year contract to provide bulk cement transport to the new Kafue Dam project south of Lusaka
Only 25% of Zambians have access to electricity, with just 5% of rural areas electrified, so the republic has embarked on infrastructure upgrades to increase its current
18 Aug 2017
New Limited Edition Beetle The new Beetle is one of the worlds best known individual cars
The New Beetle is one of the world's best known, most loved and most individual cars. Volkswagen has refined the lifestyle icon's design, engineering and technology. For the South
10 Aug 2017
Truck Sales Down Truck Sales Down But Businesses Still Have Confidence in Market
The seventh month of the year saw the commercial vehicle market experience negative growth in all three truck sub-segments of the market.  This is according to the latest
10 Aug 2017
Shell SA Launches Dynaflex Technology in Fuels Designed for performance, Shell’s fuels are formulated to help keep engines clean and protected for efficient running
Shell South Africa today announced the launch of its next generation of advanced fuel formulations enhanced with DYNAFLEX Technology. The DYNAFLEX technology also
10 Aug 2017
MAN Lion's City The start of a new era
With the new generation of the MAN Lion's City, a completely new type of urban bus is being introduced into the inner city.  A plethora of technical innovations, both inside
10 Aug 2017
MOTORING Mercedes-AMG GLE 43 review: Power pack
Mercedes-AMG GLE 43 review in the Garden Route and Simola Hill Climb. Watch out for more in the September edition of Leadership as AMG celebrates 50 years.
09 Aug 2017


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