Volkswagen for Good honoured for Employee Volunteer Programme

At the recent Beyond Painting Classrooms Conference held in Johannesburg, Volkswagen Group South Africa’s (VWSA) employee volunteer programme, “Show of Hands” won the Beyond Painting Classroom Award – Partnering for Change category. The Beyond Painting Classroom Employee Volunteer Programme Awards recognise and celebrate inspiring examples of employee volunteering initiatives that go beyond traditional approaches to…

Goodyear Advances Connected-Business Model with Automated Tyre Facility

Advancing its connected-business model, The Goodyear Tyre & Rubber Company today announced plans to create a new facility in Luxembourg that utilizes an innovative production process to meet growing customer and consumer demand for premium tyres. Named Mercury, the proprietary process features highly-automated, interconnected workstations, using additive manufacturing technologies to efficiently produce premium tyres in…

Pickup meets lifestyle: public premiere of the new Mercedes-Benz X-Class

Around two months before its European market launch, the Mercedes among pickups will celebrate its public premiere at the International Motor Show (IAA), which takes place from 14 to 24 September 2017 in Frankfurt, Germany. FRANKFURT – Around two months before its European market launch, the Mercedes among pickups will celebrate its public premiere at the International Motor…

Trendsetting opposites – the Mercedes-AMG Project ONE and the smart vision EQ fortwo

Frankfurt.  On the eve of the Frankfurt International Motor Show (IAA), Mercedes-Benz Cars presented two ideas for the mobility of the future that embody the two poles of the product line-up. With the Mercedes-AMG Project ONE, the performance and sports car brand is presenting a supersports show-car with Formula 1 hybrid technology for a breathtaking driving…