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DIC to acquire BASF’s global pigments business

BASF and the fine chemical company DIC have reached an agreement on the acquisition of BASF’s global pigments business. The purchase price on a cash and debt-free basis is 1.15 billion Euro. The transaction is expected to close in the...

Road safety drives innovative SA Taxi, Bridgestone partnership

Launch of new tyre designed for South African road conditions provides minibus taxi owners nationwide with affordable and safe option With South Africa having one of the world’s poorest road safety records and nearly 20% of accidents involving tyre failure...

TOYOTA AND ISUZU JOIN HANDS IN DEVELOPING A BLACK-OWNED SUPPLIER

In the spirit of Kyōdō, Toyota South Africa Motors (TSAM) and Isuzu Motors South Africa have joined forces in a Black Supplier Development programme with Algoa Components Manufacturers (ACM). When the Port Elizabeth-based, black-owned supplier of fuel fillers, side...

THE 9 HOUR OF KYALAMI RETURNS

The return of the Intercontinental GT Challenge to Johannesburg’s Kyalami Racetrack is an event of worldwide significance to anyone who’s involved in motorsport. At the same time, it’s a celebration of all that’s best about South Africa. With the Rainbow...

FUEL UP AND DOWN AS FUNDAMENTALS TREAD WATER – AA

October's mixed fuel price picture has continued into November, with petrol showing an increase and other fuels dropping. This is according to the Automobile Association (AA), which was commenting on unaudited mid-month fuel price data released by the Central...

The Colours of Europe – the Standox 2020 calendar

Football fever is coming! EURO 2020 will be played across Europe: from Ireland, Scotland and Hungary, to Italy, Spain and Azerbaijan. The Standox 2020 calendar is embracing the tournament, while keeping a close eye on some fascinating cars. Football can...