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Calling all the ladies!

MasterDrive’s annual Transport Month event, Women with Drive, is back, except this year it will be virtual!   The topic of this year’s Women with Drive is ‘Driving out COVID-19’ as business and personal lives slowly return to normal as the infection rates drop and lockdown measures are relaxed.   You can enjoy a first-class […]

Reducing vehicle wear and tear

As we face the after effects of a strict lockdown many businesses are currently facing difficult financial times. It is essential to save wherever possible and one of those areas is in the wear and tear of fleets.   The managing director of MasterDrive, Eugene Herbert, says fleet managers need to adopt a mindset where […]

Figo Freestyle launched

Ford Motor Company of Southern Africa (FMCSA) is expanding its presence in the rapidly growing utility vehicle sector with its first-ever Figo Freestyle. It is a sub-B segment compact utility vehicle (CUV) based on the popular Figo hatchback.   The new addition to the line-up complements Ford’s existing range of active lifestyle-oriented models. This includes […]

Safe truck driving pre and post lockdown

Since the start of lockdown, truck drivers were often at the forefront of the measures taken to handle the COVID-19 pandemic. Whether it was a tanker delivering petrol or food items on a light truck, it was due to this industry that South Africa continued to function throughout all stages of the lockdown.   As […]