Motor Industry

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    Motomatch provides platform for customers and dealers to connect in a safe and secure way
    Online vehicle sales promote social distancing and health measures, and comply with the government’s COVID-19 regulations
    Customers are increasingly relying on digital platforms as a convenient way of finding the best deals – a trend that is growing rapidly

    CAPE TOWN, South Africa,...

    Motomatch is proving to be an exceptionally beneficial tool to drive the sustainability of the motor industry and dealer network during the COVID-19 lockdown.

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    The Jaguar I-PACE EV400 AWD SE is the 2020 AutoTrader South African Car of the Year! This is the first time that the competition has been won by a Jaguar and also the first win by an electric car.
    The accolade is the latest in a long line of victories for the all-electric I-PACE. It won the 2019 World Car of the Year, World Car Design of the Year and World Green Car awards...

    The Jaguar I-PACE EV400 AWD SE is the 2020 AutoTrader South African Car of the Year! This is the first time that the competition has been won by a Jaguar and also the first win by an electric car.

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    We're hours away from finding out who will win the 2020 AutoTrader South African Car of the Year competition.Make sure you join us LIVE at 15:00 - find out more here: https://www.autotradercoty.co.za/ or https://www.youtube.com/autotradersa

    Make sure you join us LIVE at 15:00 - find out more here: https://www.autotradercoty.co.za/ or https://www.youtube.com/autotradersa

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    Free access to Motomatch for qualifying dealers provides a boost for the motor industry during this period of uncertainty
    Applies to new dealers that register on Motomatch, with existing dealers receiving a credit to alleviate their financial burden
    Motomatch matches customers and dealers – even during lockdown, so deals can be concluded as soon as business resumes

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    Motomatch is making its contribution to the sustainability of the motor industry and the dealer network by offering free access to its online platform for all qualified dealers during the COVID-19 lockdown.

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    Social distancing is having a direct impact on showroom traffic for car dealers
    With Motomatch, customers and dealers have access to a virtual marketplace and lead generator around the clock and countrywide without the need for physical contact
    Dealers need to adapt and expand their online presence to serve an increasingly tech-savvy customer base – now and in the...

    “Extraordinary times call for extraordinary measures.” Benet Wilson’s famous quote in the wake of the 2005 Hurricane Katrina in the US seems particularly apt once again at this point in our history, with the unprecedented and far-reaching global crisis that is unfolding.

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    Motomatch is a virtual marketplace and online lead generator that gives car dealers daily access to new customers
    Quality leads for buying and selling, with an interactive real-time dashboard and chat for dealers and customers, plus dealer-to-dealer
    Over R355-million worth of offers made on Motomatch to date, with 20-percent month-on-month growth in stock listed on...

    The automotive industry is fast-paced and rapidly evolving – but it’s also more competitive than ever for new and used car dealers.

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    Coseeker is an online platform that aims to provide customers and dealers throughout South Africa with the ideal platform to let their voices be heard.


    Creating an account on coseeker.com is free for all users.


    Simply search for the dealership by name, or look for specific manufacturer dealers in your area using our easy-to-use search facility.

    GAUTENG, South...

    I’m sure we’ve all been there, we’ve either had a fantastic experience at a dealership or we’ve had to go through something that drove us up the wall.

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    Motomatch online platform provides an easy and secure way for customers to receive offers from approved dealers nationwide when buying or selling a car
    Customers can list cars for free on www.motomatch.co.za, receive and compare multiple offers from interested dealers
    Buyers simply enter information about the car/s they are interested in buying and receive multiple offers...

    The process of buying or selling a car is often a time-consuming and tedious experience. But now there’s an innovative new online vehicle sales platform, Motomatch (www.motomatch.co.za), which lets the deals come to you.

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    Motor racing is all about passion and Backdraft Racing – based in Prospecton, Durban – has taken this to a new level by loaning 10 race-ready Roadsters to new teams for the 2020 SA Endurance Racing Series.
    That’s right! Ten cars loaned out for the 2020 season for free.
    Teams from the United Kingdom, one from Sweden and one from Dubai are adding some international flair to the...

    Motor racing is all about passion and Backdraft Racing – based in Prospecton, Durban – has taken this to a new level by loaning 10 race-ready Roadsters to new teams for the 2020 SA Endurance Racing Series.

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    Moving people much faster is the only truly viable solution to traffic congestion and the way forward is not to build more roads to fill with vehicles, whether electric, autonomous or combustion engine – the way forward is through an integrated personal travel system using pods.
    Futuristic as this may sound, a system is up and running at Heathrow Airport in the UK but,...

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    Moving people much faster is the only truly viable solution to traffic congestion and the way forward is not to build more roads to fill with vehicles, whether electric, autonomous or combustion engine – the way forward is through an integrated personal travel system using pods.

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    The top 14 finalists for the 2020 AutoTrader South African Car of the Year have been announced – one of these cars will win the sought-after crown!
    The cars can also win one of seven categories: Family, Leisure, Lifestyle, Premium Car, Premium SUV, Sport/Performance or Urban. The most hotly contested category is Leisure, with four finalists: the Peugeot 5008, Toyota RAV4,...

    The top 14 finalists for the 2020 AutoTrader South African Car of the Year have been announced – one of these cars will win the sought-after crown!

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    South Africa’s premiere motoring journalists have voted. So too have members of the public. The votes have been tallied and 25 semi-finalists have been announced for the 2020 AutoTrader South African Car of the Year competition.
    One of these semi-finalists will win the most sought-after title in the South African automotive industry, that of 2020 AutoTrader South African Car...

    South Africa’s premiere motoring journalists have voted. So too have members of the public. The votes have been tallied and 25 semi-finalists have been announced for the 2020 AutoTrader South African Car of the Year competition.

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    The 2020 AutoTrader South African Car of the Year competition has kicked off in high gear.
    A total of 48 vehicles from 21 original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) qualify to be in the running to be named a semi-finalist. The vehicles were all launched in the period from 1 November 2018 up to and including 31 October 2019.
    The eagerly awaited announcement of the semi-finalists...

    The 2020 AutoTrader South African Car of the Year competition has kicked off in high gear.

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    Outdoor exploration for the whole family, made easier and more fun: Adventure Included
    With today’s pace, everyone needs a break. Getting outdoors with your family and friends is one of the best ways to recharge. Many people think that getting involved in the ‘outdoor lifestyle’ requires lots of planning. This is not the case – Adventure Included offers a user-friendly online...

    Outdoor exploration for the whole family, made easier and more fun: Adventure Included

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    MASSIVE DEMAND FOR TRUE PRICE SEES WEBSITE SWAMPED WITH ENQUIRIES!
    The launch of True Price has exceeded all expectations! The website has, quite literally, been swamped with enquiries.
    Darryl Jacobson, managing director of True Price, says he has been absolutely amazed at the reaction to the launch on June 1. “Honestly, we knew that True Price had an important role to play...

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    WANT TO KNOW WHAT YOUR CAR IS WORTH? TRUE PRICE REVEALS ALL!
    True Price, a world first, launches in South Africa on June 1. It offers motorists a precise and realistic evaluation of the value of their vehicle. The prices are based on data garnered at thousands of vehicle auctions. Significantly, these evaluations are available FREE OF CHARGE to motorists.
    Darryl Jacobson, one...

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    CARFIND.CO.ZA TRANSFORMS CAR BUYING – AGAIN!
    Carfind.co.za, one of the pioneers of online buying and selling of cars in South Africa, has come up with yet another first: 360° interior views of cars that are for sale on www.carfind.co.za.
    Significantly, the 360° interior view is not generic. Each and every view is that of a real car – be it new or used. No library files are...

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    Winners of Cars.co.za Consumer Awards – powered by WesBank
    The 2016/17 Cars.co.za Consumer Awards programme – powered by WesBank – concluded with the announcementof the thirteen best-considered new purchases in their respective categories of the South African new vehicle market, as well as the overall Brand of the Year, on 19 January 2017.
    Established to be the most...