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NEWS FROM THE ZOO – SA MOTORSPORT LOSES MAJOR SPONSORS

South African motor sport took two heavy body blows at the end of 2018, with Sasol withdrawing its support for the GTC modified car racing series and BMW’s factory team that competes therein, while Engen ended its sponsorship of...

South African-built Ford Ranger Tops LCV Exports, Best-Selling Pickup in Europe

International demand for Ford’s trend-setting Ranger pickup reached an all-time high in 2018, with Ford’s Silverton Assembly Plant in Pretoria having shipped a total of 68 364 units to export markets – a substantial 16.2% increase compared to 2017. Combined Ranger...

You could drive away this rebuilt Classic MG from the Cape Town Motor Show

The Cape Town Motor Show takes place on the weekend of 2-3 March this year. Thousands of car enthusiasts will descend upon the Grand West Casino and Entertainment World to see the rarities, classics, customs and prototypes on show. The regular...

Hyundai wins two prestigious iF Design Awards

Hyundai Motor Company has been recognized for its cutting-edge vehicle design at the world-renowned iF Design Award 2019 for the fifth straight year. The Palisade and Le Fil Rouge concept vehicle each won the Automobiles/Vehicles category at the eminent competition in the...

Reduce Compressed Air Contamination

Compressed air supply is vital to any production process so it is therefore important to ensure that compressed air supply is of high quality. It is evident that air contamination is, however, a regular occurrence and nuisance to production...

NEW OCTORAL MATT CLEAR COAT ACCURATELY REPRODUCES ANY MATT GRADIENT

Octoral Matt Clear, a new matt clear coat system from Valspar Automotive, allows bodyshops to confidently reproduce any OEM or custom automotive matt finish quickly and accurately. The resulting Matt Clear finish is just as resistant and hard-wearing as...

TORK CRAFT’S ALUMINIUM ALLOY HACKSAW

The Tork Craft buyers were briefed some time back to design, manufacture and introduced a new, light weight, comfortable hacksaw, the result was the coolest hacksaw ever in a unique, lightweight, alloy-framed shape and ergonomic handle design, with a...

AIR GUNSA AZ4 THE—S IMPACT JUNIOR GUNS FROM ANEST IWATA

The AIR GUNSA range has been specially enhanced by the launch of the AZ4 HTE-S IMPACT Junior. This version of the new gun has been specially designed to achieve those small to medium repairs on a vehicle body that...

GENROCK G80 LIGHTWEIGHT BODY FILLER FROM KANYE VIMBA

This great metal filler is a multi-purpose putty with an extremely smooth application. It can be applied vertically without running and exhibits high resistance to almost all solvents. It is characterised by very easy sanding and has the advantage...

GISON POLISHERS FROM HURRICANE EQUIPMENT

This heavy duty Gison polisher comes complete with a polishing head and features robust construction with a die cast aluminium body. It is also rated in speed to not overheat freshly painted surfaces. With an ultra small head for polishing,...