news Tito Mboweni hits SA commuters with a 27c-a-litre hike in the fuel levy Tito Mboweni hits SA commuters with a 27c-a-litre hike in the fuel levy The AA says the levy and high oil prices may edge fuel prices into record territory
news Suzuki’s 91-year-old chairman set to retire Suzuki’s 91-year-old chairman set to retire Suzuki Motor Corp's 91-year old chairman, Osamu Suzuki, announced he will retire in June, stepping aside for a new leader to navigate the shift to electric cars and fight off ...
news Samsung to invest $849m to expand EV battery plant in Hungary Samsung to invest $849m to expand EV battery plant in Hungary South Korean manufacturer Samsung SDI Co Ltd said it will invest 942 billion won (roughly $849 million or R12,381,349,050) to expand its electric vehicle battery factory in ...
news Everything you need to know about Hyundai's $900m global EV recall Everything you need to know about Hyundai's $900m global EV recall Hyundai Motor Co will replace battery systems in about 82,000 electric vehicles globally due to fire risks - a costly $900m recall (roughly R13,113,459,000) that lays bare the ...
news Toll fees to go up 3.39% next week, not by 5% Toll fees to go up 3.39% next week, not by 5% The amount by which toll fees will increase from March 1 has been corrected by the SA National Roads Agency (Sanral).
news AA urges Mboweni not to increase fuel levies AA urges Mboweni not to increase fuel levies As it has done in previous years, the Automobile Association (AA) is again urging the minister of finance, Tito Mboweni, not to increase fuel levies when he delivers his budget ...
news Car makers wake up to new pecking order as chip crunch intensifies Car makers wake up to new pecking order as chip crunch intensifies The semiconductor crunch that has battered the auto sector leaves car makers with a stark choice: pay up, stock up or risk getting stuck on the sidelines as chipmakers focus on ...
news White House ramps up effort to tackle automotive chip shortage White House ramps up effort to tackle automotive chip shortage Top economic and national security officials in the White House have ramped up efforts to help the US auto industry fight a growing shortage of semiconductor chips that has forced ...
news Men charged in Ghosn escape plot ask US State Department to halt extradition Men charged in Ghosn escape plot ask US State Department to halt extradition An American father and son accused of helping former Nissan Motor Co Ltd chair Carlos Ghosn flee trial in Japan have asked US Secretary of State Antony Blinken to halt their ...
news WATCH | Luxury cars smashed as 40 vandals storm Cape Town dealership WATCH | Luxury cars smashed as 40 vandals storm Cape Town dealership Social media was atwitter on Wednesday after reports surfaced that a luxury car dealership in Paarden Eiland, Cape Town, had been ransacked by about 40 people.
news Ford's European model range will be all-electric by 2030 Ford's European model range will be all-electric by 2030 Ford Motor Co on Wednesday said its car line-up in Europe will be all-electric by 2030 as the US automaker races to get ahead of CO2 emissions targets and looming bans in some ...
news Honda to appoint R&D chief Toshihiro Mibe as new CEO Honda to appoint R&D chief Toshihiro Mibe as new CEO Honda Motor Co Ltd will name Toshihiro Mibe, head of the its research and development arm, as new chief executive officer, two people with direct knowledge of the matter told ...
news Chip shortage could impact 1 million vehicles in Q1 production Chip shortage could impact 1 million vehicles in Q1 production A shortage of auto semiconductor chips could impact nearly one million units of global light vehicle production in the first quarter, data firm IHS Markit said on Tuesday, ...
news Simola Hillclimb 2021 postponed until September Simola Hillclimb 2021 postponed until September Due to the ongoing impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on sports events, and an expected third wave, the organisers of the Simola Hillclimb have taken the difficult decision to ...
news Ford joins global initiative to promote responsible mining Ford joins global initiative to promote responsible mining Ford Motor Co said on Monday it has joined the Initiative for Responsible Mining Assurance (IRMA), which aims to promote use of third-party assessments of mining practices to ...
news Spain could convert Nissan plant into battery factory to save jobs Spain could convert Nissan plant into battery factory to save jobs Spain is considering converting Nissan's main car plant in Barcelona, which is due to close in December, into a battery production facility for electric cars as one option to ...
news Motorists can expect another sharp fuel price hike in March, says AA Motorists can expect another sharp fuel price hike in March, says AA Bullish international oil prices are setting the stage for yet another hefty hike in fuel prices. This is according to the Automobile Association (AA), which was commenting on ...
news All JLR cars to be fully electric by 2030; Jaguar all electric by 2025 All JLR cars to be fully electric by 2030; Jaguar all electric by 2025 Jaguar Land Rover's car range will be fully electric by 2030 as the car maker joins a global race to develop zero-emission models to get ahead of looming bans on sales of new ...
news Nissan ‘not in talks with Apple’ over autonomous car project Nissan ‘not in talks with Apple’ over autonomous car project Nissan Motor Co Ltd said on Monday it is not in talks with Apple Inc, following a report that the iPhone maker approached the Japanese company in recent months about a tie-up for ...

What to watch on Ignition TV this week (DStv channel 189)

TV HIGHLIGHT | Celeb Rides

DJ Sabby picks up international star Moonchild in a sexy BMW 330is and takes her to Mamelodi to make some kotas. Zee ...

TV HIGHLIGHT | Ignition GT

We take the massively popular Toyota Starlet out for a drive. We also take a look at the new RS4 and RS5 model ranges ...

TV HIGHLIGHT | Auto/Biography

Mulholland Drive in Los Angeles, California, is one of the most famous and most treacherous roads in the world. In the ...

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