Latest Motoring News, powered by AutoDealer

REPORT Ford CEO axed in wake of tumbling sales

Ford Motor Company is expected to make an official announcement soon following a report by Forbes that its CEO Mark Fields had been axed in favour of its Smart Mobility division head James Hackett

Volkswagen up GTI officially detailed

First shown towards the end of last year and even tested on local soil Volkswagen has finally revealed its long awaited up GTI set to make its official public debut at the annual GTI fan meet on the banks of Lake Wrthersee in Austria next week

GMSA exit sparks worry as trade union and opposition party weigh in

The National Union of Metal Workers Numsa and Democratic Alliance DA have expressed concern over General Motors decision to exit South Africa describing it as shocking and a vote of no confidence in the government

GM pulls the plug on SA operations Isuzu to take over

General Motors South Africa GMSA has announced its exist from the South African automotive landscape at the end of 2017 also bringing to an end the sales of Chevrolet vehicles

Fiat debuts striking Punto successor in Brazil

With the local launch of its revived Tipo last week Fiat Brazil has now taken the covers off the long awaited successor to the aged Punto in the form of the new Argo

Volvo boss says diesels days are numbered

Volvo has hinted that it could stop the development of diesel engines as early 2023 in favour of plug-in hybrid and electric cars

Updated Peugeot 308 GTI leaked online

Unveiled nearly three weeks ago after leaking online last month a single image of the new Peugeot 308 GTI has gone live following an apparent accidental slip by the French companys Spanish division

Mercedes-Benz boss poses with prototype A-class in new teaser

Mercedes-Benz has released a teaser image of its new A-class reportedly set to debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September with a few snaps also featuring Daimler Chairman and Mercedes-Benz Head Dieter Zetsche

BMW details new all-wheel drive M5

Spied on numerous occasions testing at the Nrburgring and said to be the first full-on M car to feature all-wheel drive BMW has now officially released a series of teaser images and technical details of the new F90 M5

AA predicts relief at the pumps for June but cautions

The Automobile Association AA has indicated that cash strapped motorist could be in for a slight breather next month with a decrease in petrol prices although it also warned that the see-sawing Rand and international oil prices are making exact predictions difficult

Bedfordview Edenvale NewsKempton Expressgermistoncitynewsjoburgeastexpressgetit