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SEAT starts assembling Arona and Leon in Algeria

17 July 2018 | Dave Leggett

SEAT starts assembling Arona and Leon in Algeria VW Group-owned Seat (SEAT) has begun the final assembly of the Arona and the Leon models at a plant in Algeria. The plant owned by the Volkswagen... read more


GAZ in partner with Africa Motors commence sale of LCVs in Morocco

6 July 2018 | Dave Leggett

GAZ in partner with Africa Motors commence sale of LCVs in Morocco GAZ, a manufacturer of commercial vehicles in Russia, together with Africa Motors (Auto Hall Group), a new distribution partner of G... read more


New chief takes charge at Ford South Africa

3 July 2018 | Graeme Roberts

New chief takes charge at Ford South Africa Neale Hill took over as Ford's managing director of South Africa and sub Saharan Africa this week. South African native Hill, 50,  replaced C... read more


Volkswagen starts local assembly and car sharing in Rwanda

28 June 2018 | Graeme Roberts

Volkswagen starts local assembly and car sharing in Rwanda Volkswagen has launched integrated mobility in Rwanda which includes local vehicle assembly, mobility services and a sales and service ... read more


Mercedes spending EUR600m to expand South African car plant

26 June 2018 | Graeme Roberts

Mercedes spending EUR600m to expand South African car plant Daimler's Mercedes-Benz Cars said it would produce the next generation C-Class at its East London, South Africa factory which would be&... read more


Seat to lead VW Group's North Africa expansion

25 June 2018 | Simon Warburton

Seat to lead VW Group's North Africa expansion Seat has been designated by Volkswagen to lead the Group's growth in North Africa and will start to coordinate strategy and on-site ... read more


GAC targets Nigerian fleets for sales growth

13 June 2018 | Dave Leggett

GAC targets Nigerian fleets for sales growth As part of its ambitious international growth strategy , GAC Motor has delivered 150 GA3S cars to the Nigerian police force in Nigeria's capital city... read more


Ford South Africa to expand Struandale engine plant

3 April 2018 | Graeme Roberts

Ford South Africa to expand Struandale engine plant Graeme Roberts Ford Motor Company of Southern Africa (FMCSA) is expanding its operations at the Struandale engine plant in Port Elizabeth as part o... read more


Ficosa opens new production centre in Morocco

21 March 2018 | Dave Leggett

Ficosa opens new production centre in Morocco Dave Leggett Ficosa has established itself in Africa for the first time, opening a new production centre in Rabat (in the Technopolis free zone), Morocco... read more


Groupe PSA/NDC to assemble SKD Opel/Peugeot vehicles in Namibia

12 March 2018 | Dave Leggett

Groupe PSA/NDC to assemble SKD Opel/Peugeot vehicles in Namibia Dave Leggett Groupe PSA and the Namibian government have signed an investment agreement facilitating the joint-venture agreement betwee... read more


New Nexteer Morocco plant to aid South Europe capacity

1 March 2018 | Simon Warburton

New Nexteer Morocco plant to aid South Europe capacity Simon Warburton Nexteer says its new EPS facility in Morocco will allow it to add to its South-West European capacity as the supplier looks to e... read more


Datsun expands Africa footprint in Zimbabwe

27 February 2018 | Simon Warburton

Datsun expands Africa footprint in Zimbabwe Simon Warburton Datsun is expanding its footprint in Africa with the launch of the Datsun lineup in Zimbabwe: the Datsun GO, Datsun GO+ and the ... read more


BMW Plant Rosslyn rolls off its last BMW 3 series sedan

22 February 2018 | Dave Leggett

BMW Plant Rosslyn rolls off its last BMW 3 series sedan Dave Leggett After 35 years, the last BMW 3 Series Sedan rolled off the production line at BMW Group Plant Rosslyn in Pretoria, South Africa. T... read more


Draxlmaier opens new design office in Tunisia

14 February 2018 | Simon Warburton

Draxlmaier opens new design office in Tunisia Simon Warburton Draxlmaier Group has opened a design office at the site in Sousse, Tunisia, with the first six employees already having started work... read more


Gestamp enters Africa with Morocco JV

7 February 2018 | Simon Warburton

Gestamp enters Africa with Morocco JV Simon Warburton Gestamp has inked a joint venture with components manufacturer, Tuyauto, marking the Spanish supplier's first entry into Africa. The two par... read more


VW Group's Seat expanding operations in Algeria

23 January 2018 | Graeme Roberts

VW Group's Seat expanding operations in Algeria Graeme Roberts VW Group's Spanish brand Seat has announced plans to expand in Algeria following the group's opening of a multi brand vehicle a... read more


VW establishes mobility company in Rwanda

19 January 2018 | Graeme Roberts

VW establishes mobility company in Rwanda Graeme Roberts VW has founded Volkswagen Mobility Solutions Rwanda to provide modern integrated mobility services in Africa. This is part of a worldwide... read more


Varroc to start Morocco production facility

14 December 2017 | Simon Warburton

Varroc to start Morocco production facility Simon Warburton Varroc Lighting Systems is establishing a manufacturing and product development base in Morocco. The operation is located in Tang... read more


Major Morocco OEM/supplier deal to create 11,500 new jobs

12 December 2017 | Simon Warburton

Major Morocco OEM/supplier deal to create 11,500 new jobs Simon Warburton Morocco has inked a huge raft of automotive deals with international OEMS and suppliers worth around US$1.5bn and creating mo... read more


BYD invests in Morocco

11 December 2017 | Dave Leggett

BYD invests in Morocco Dave Leggett BYD is investing in Morocco and has announced an MoU for the supply of a 'range of renewable energy solutions to the country leading by the company's innovati... read more


Wabco now owns all of South Africa unit

4 December 2017 | Graeme Roberts

Wabco now owns all of South Africa unit Graeme Roberts Wabco Holdings has acquired the remaining 51% interest of its South African partnership with Sturrock and Robson Industries. Following the ... read more


Opel names new South African importer

22 November 2017 | Graeme Roberts

Opel names new South African importer Graeme Roberts Import rights for Opel in South Africa are set to change on 1 January 2018 following General Motors' decision earlier this year to exit the count... read more


First Global NCAP South Africa results poor

22 November 2017 | Graeme Roberts

First Global NCAP South Africa results poor Graeme Roberts The first Global NCAP independent crash test assessment of some of South Africa's most popular compact and small cars has delivered poor... read more


PSA teams with Algerian partners for 2019 production

13 November 2017 | Simon Warburton

PSA teams with Algerian partners for 2019 production Simon Warburton PSA Group has created a joint venture with three Algerian partners, meaning a production unit will be fully working in 2019 and lo... read more


Durban storm halts Toyota South Africa production

11 October 2017 | Graeme Roberts

Durban storm halts Toyota South Africa production Graeme Roberts A huge storm in the Durban area of South Africa has stopped Toyota production until at least Thursday, local media reported. On T... read more


Magneti Marelli plans shock absorber plant in Morocco

27 September 2017 | Graeme Roberts

Magneti Marelli plans shock absorber plant in Morocco Graeme Roberts Morocco's minister of industry, investment, trade and the digital economy, Moulay Hafid Elallamy, minister of economics and fi... read more


Volkswagen Group and Sovac open multi-brand plant in Algeria

27 July 2017 | Graeme Roberts

Volkswagen Group and Sovac open multi-brand plant in Algeria Graeme Roberts Volkswagen and partner Sovac officially opened their multi-brand joint venture assembly plant (view location in just-... read more


Mercedes-Benz launches Nissan-based X-Class light truck

19 July 2017 | Graeme Roberts

Mercedes-Benz launches Nissan-based X-Class light truck Graeme Roberts Daimler has launched its long-heralded X-class medium size pickup truck, effectively a rebadge of the Nissan-Renault Alliance's ... read more


Nissan UK plant trains South African colleagues

18 July 2017 | Graeme Roberts

Nissan UK plant trains South African colleagues Graeme Roberts Shop floor supervisors from Nissan Motor's South African assembly plant in Rosslyn now undergo training at the automaker's flags... read more


Renault Tangier plant builds a million cars

10 July 2017 | Graeme Roberts

Renault Tangier plant builds a million cars Graeme Roberts The millionth vehicle at the Renault-Nissan plant in Tangier has been completed just three years after #200,000 rolled off the line . ... read more


Ford recalls Indian made cars in South Africa

23 June 2017 | Graeme Roberts

Ford recalls Indian made cars in South Africa Graeme Roberts Ford is recalling nearly 16,000 Indian made Ikon and Figo models in South Africa due to a potential fire risk, a media report said on Frid... read more


Ford invests in upgrade of Silverton facility

7 June 2017 | Richard Jackson

Ford invests in upgrade of Silverton facility Richard Jackson Ford Motor Company of Southern Africa has invested more than ZAR125m (US$9.8m) to upgrade the 3,000-metre vehicle conveyor system at its ... read more


GMSA union sees 600 jobs gone by July

23 May 2017 | Graeme Roberts

GMSA union sees 600 jobs gone by July Graeme Roberts South Africa's National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (NUMSA) has said up to 600 workers at General Motors SA are set to lose their jobs b... read more


Sogefi to build a new factory in Morocco

22 March 2017 | Dave Leggett

Sogefi to build a new factory in Morocco Dave Leggett Sogefi, the automotive components company of the CIR Group, has announced a plan to build a new factory in Morocco, the company's first indu... read more


VW establishes new Sub-Saharan Africa region

3 March 2017 | Graeme Roberts

VW establishes new Sub-Saharan Africa region Graeme Roberts Volkswagen said it was with its brand's regionalisation strategy having established the Sub-Saharan Africa region to develop and s... read more


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