UD Trucks Southern Africa plans to invest R30 million to upgrade its semi knocked down (SKD) commercial vehicle assembly facility in Rosslyn.
Isuzu Truck SA is pessimistic about the sustainability of any government incentive to encourage the full-scale manufacture of commercial vehicles.
After declining for two years in a row, truck sales are likely to improve modestly in 2017, predicts Isuzu COO.
Volvo Trucks and Volvo Cars might be two separate companies, but they’re certainly up for some friendly competition.
As far as maintenance is concerned, heavy goods trailers live in the twilight zone between a wheelbarrow and a bakkie.
Upgraded roads and new truck stops aim to make life easier and safer for Trans-Kalahari truckers.
People who want to drive are opting for heavy motor vehicle licences because the test is easier and allows you to drive a car as well.
More than 85 percent of SA freight is transported by road but truckers battle to survive as costs increase and incomes decline.