Pretoria Residents Vote Tiger Wheel & Tyre the ‘Best Tyre Fitment Centre’ for the 13th Consecutive Year

In a world of uncertainty, the people of Pretoria are absolutely certain of one thing – that Tiger Wheel & Tyre is the ‘Best Tyre Fitment Centre’. For the 13th consecutive year, Pretoria News readers have voted the brand tops in the newspaper’s ‘Readers’ Choice Best of the Best in Pretoria’ awards. The awards recognise…

Robyn Owen Proves Dynamite on-and-off Road with Silver at Race-2-Stanford Triathlon

South Africa’s iconic Cape Whale Coast hosted the inaugural Pura Soda Race-to-Stanford Triathlon, a Half Ironman distance, on 18 November 2017. The R2S Triathlon, the acronym for Race-2-Stanford, starts at the sea and finishes inland. Multisport sensation, Robyn Owen, 27, who grew up in Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, (Jeep Team/Best4Sports), is a multiple-award winning adventure racer not…

Polestar Cyan Racing keeps double World Championship lead following chaotic Macau street race weekend

Polestar Cyan Racing has maintained a double World Championship lead following a chaotic WTCC weekend on the extremely challenging Macau street circuit, with Thed Björk leading the drivers’ championship by 6.5 points ahead of the season finale in Qatar. Despite a major disadvantage compared to his competitors, having never raced in Macau, Thed Björk did…

Winners of the Mercedes-Benz South Africa Innovation Challenge revealed

Startups win big at the inaugural Mercedes-Benz South Africa (MBSA) Innovation Challenge Total of R900 000 going to three startups to pilot their idea for future use within MBSA. The LaunchLab to offer ongoing support to winners More opportunity to be given to student innovators with potential through LaunchLab’s Lift-Off Programme MBSA Innovation Challenge supports Daimler…

Continental achieves ISO 50001 certification – a first for South African tyre industry

ISO 50001: 2011 certification received for innovative energy management system Involves systemic approach to achieve continuous improvement in energy performance, efficiency, consumption and monitoring Continental is the first tyre manufacturer in SA to achieve certification, joins five accredited Continental plants internationally Reaffirms Continental’s commitment to global energy policy, focus on energy conservation and reduced environmental…