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Chip shortage to hit about 100,000 Mazda vehicles in 2021

Mazda Motor Corp said on Friday it expects a semiconductor crunch to affect around 100,000 of the Japanese automaker's vehicles globally during the fiscal year.

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Magnetic roadway could wirelessly charge your EV while you drive

Range anxiety is the fear drivers have that their electric vehicle’s (EV’s) battery will run out of charge before they can reach a charging point or ...

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Ford redesigns car parts to use more accessible chips as ...

Ford Motor, in response to the global semiconductor shortage, is redesigning automotive components to use more accessible chips, the number two US ...

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The family pooch among the most unusual items ...

Buyers have forgotten some unexpected things in their eagerness to drive away in a new car
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BMW says a hydrogen-powered X5 is in the pipeline

German carmaker BMW plans to unveil a limited series hydrogen fuel cell model SUV in 2022 as the company continues to research zero-emission alternatives to battery electric cars, the company's top executive said on Wednesday
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SHOOT-OUT | 2021 Mercedes-AMG GLE 63S vs Audi RSQ8

Two high-performance juggernauts go head to head in a German SUV blitzkrieg

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FIRST RIDE | New Triumph Trident 660 is an easy rider

With edgy looks, a peppy triple-cylinder engine and an appealing price tag, the 660 Trident has arrived in SA as ...

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Five things to know about the new 2021 Kia Sonet

The all-new Kia Sonet is now available in SA. A B-segment crossover designed to rival the Toyota Urban Cruiser and ...

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Tesla to roll out improved self-driving technology in coming weeks

Tesla Inc's top boss Elon Musk said in a series of tweets on Wednesday that the company expects to release a ...

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Toyota Q4 profit nearly doubles, beats expectations

Toyota Motor Corp reported on Wednesday its fourth quarter operating profit jumped 92% as it shrugged off chip supply ...

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Local pricing announced for new 2021 Subaru XV

The facelifted 2021 Subaru XV has finally arrived in SA, bringing with it a number of styling and technology tweaks

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Nissan posts record annual loss thanks to pandemic and chip shortage

Nissan Motor Co on Tuesday reported a record annual loss as the coronavirus pandemic hit vehicle sales and a global ...

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The 2021 Peugeot 208 has arrived in SA and we've got pricing

Got a thing for French flair? Like to turn left when everybody else is turning right? Well then you'll be pleased to ...

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VW shows sketches of its racy new 2021 Polo GTI

Volkswagen has posted design sketches of its new Polo GTI. Based on the facelifted sixth-generation Polo that was ...

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GMA to develop electric vans and SUVs for carmakers, start-ups

Supercar maker Gordon Murray Automotive said on Tuesday it plans a £300m (roughly R5.9bn) expansion over the next five ...

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Four easy ways to get your vehicle ready for winter

Temperatures across SA are gradually falling, and the full onset of winter is imminent. The Automobile Association (AA) ...

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Investors chide Toyota's Toyoda for questioning combustion car ban

Some Toyota Motor shareholders have criticised its president Akio Toyoda for questioning Japan's plans to ban ...

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Volvo online store goes live in Mzansi

Keen on purchasing a new Volvo? SA motorists can now click on over to My.Volvo: an online showroom where they can buy ...

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VW lifts margin target on demand for premium cars

Volkswagen, Europe's largest car maker, raised its operating margin target for 2021 on Thursday, pointing to stronger ...

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The Volvo XC40 P8 Recharge is the newest kid on the SA EV block

Joining the likes of the Mini Cooper SE, BMW i3, Jaguar I-Pace and Porsche Taycan, the new Volvo XC40 P8 Recharge is ...

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