Port Elizabeth’s Tavcor Motor Group is investing R60-million in new offices and a showroom in the Metro’s new motor hub on the William Moffett motorway. The new premises will be built to the Volkswagen worldwide standard for new generation dealerships, according to group chief executive officer Alan Taverner. Tavcor’s... Read more
  Volkswagen Group South Africa has entered into a partnership with private sector small business incubator company, Raizcorp, to boost the development of small businesses in Nelson Mandela Bay. Volkswagen’s investment in this project is a strategic one – which it hopes will build on its objective of becoming... Read more
14 July 2011 – A most significant historic photographic overview of South African culture and lifestyle from the 1950’s to the present has been compiled and will be open to the public at the Ann Bryant Art Museum from Thursday 14 July to 28 August 2011. The South African... Read more
  14-07-2011 – A most significant historic photographic overview of South African culture and lifestyle from the 1950’s to the present has been compiled and will be open to the public at the Ann Bryant Art Museum from Thursday 14 July to 28 August 2011. The South African Photography 1950 –... Read more
13-07-2011 -June marked an important milestone for General Motors South Africa (GMSA) when the Chevrolet Corsa Utility exceeded 170 000 sales. The Utility continues to dominate the three quarter ton pick-up segment in South Africa. Motor industry sales figures for May showed a market share of 46,6% for the... Read more
Consistent quality is more than a catch-phrase, MBSA proves the adage for the third year running. 11-07-2011 – The East London manufacturing plant of Mercedes-BenzSouth Africa Pty Ltd (MBSA) has once again come out ahead of the competition in respect of quality manufacturing. “What’s even more satisfying is that... Read more
The project will entail the design and development of a solar powered vehicle that will expose students across a range of study fields to conduct research into an exploding renewable energy market and build on the base of accumulated learning. 01-06-2011 -In a boost to the metro’s research capability... Read more
Volkswagen Group South Africa presented its “2010 Annual Supplier Awards” to its top suppliers during an evening of celebrations in Johannesburg on Wednesday 25 May 2010. The evening also included a celebration of the Volkswagen brand’s 60th anniversary in South Africa.  Volkswagen Group South Africa Managing Director, David Powels,... Read more
R7 million agreement to help component manufacturers become more energy efficient 24-05-2011 – A R7 million landmark agreement between the Automotive Industry Development Centre (AIDC) and the National Cleaner Production Centre will help component manufacturers in the Eastern Cape become more energy efficient and competitive. Finalised this month, the... Read more
Volkswagen SA dominates small car market in April
  Volkswagen’s Polo Vivo yet again number one selling brand in South Africa as Polo stands at second best selling brand. During April 2011 a total of 26 347 new passenger cars were sold in South Africa. Total new passenger car sales in April declined by 25.1 percent when... Read more