Isuzu Motors South Africa

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    DURBAN - HAILED as a landmark transformation deal of significance to the Isuzu dealer network country-wide, the sale of Bates Isuzu Shelly Beach on the South Coast is an exemplary model of transformation for the entire motor industry in South Africa.
    Bates Isuzu Shelly Beach is making history by becoming the first Isuzu dealership to be 100% black-owned, in addition to being...

    HAILED as a landmark transformation deal of significance to the Isuzu dealer network country-wide, the sale of Bates Isuzu Shelly Beach on the South Coast is an exemplary model of transformation for the entire motor industry in South Africa.

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    PORT ELIZABETH – Isuzu sponsored IRONMAN athlete, Annah Watkinson, this week addressed Isuzu women and men during their annual Women’s Day programme held in Port Elizabeth and Johannesburg respectively. Watkinson, who ended third in the professional female category in the African IRONMAN Championship held in Nelson Mandela Bay earlier this year, shared her phenomenal story of...

    Isuzu sponsored IRONMAN athlete, Annah Watkinson, this week addressed Isuzu women and men during their annual Women’s Day programme held in Port Elizabeth and Johannesburg respectively.

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    The Minister of Trade and Industry, Ebrahim Patel, second left, and Deputy Minister, Fikile Majola, left, visited Isuzu Motors South Africa today whilst in Port Elizabeth on business.
    During this courtesy visit the Ministers met with Isuzu CEO and MD, Michael Sacke, third left, to discuss key priorities relating to the business. With them are Elvis Hermans, Isuzu Motors South...

    The Minister of Trade and Industry, Ebrahim Patel, second left, and Deputy Minister, Fikile Majola, left, visited Isuzu Motors South Africa today whilst in Port Elizabeth on business.

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    “History will judge us by the difference we make in the everyday lives of children.” - Taking these famous words by former president Nelson Mandela to heart, children were at the centre of the Mandela Week celebrations hosted by Isuzu Motors South Africa across South Africa this week.
    In remembrance of the late great stateman’s birthday week, Isuzu reached out to some of the...

    “History will judge us by the difference we make in the everyday lives of children.” - Taking these famous words by former president Nelson Mandela to heart, children were at the centre of the Mandela Week celebrations hosted by Isuzu Motors South Africa across South Africa this week.

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    PORT ELIZABETH - When Isuzu Motors South Africa says there’s work to do, they mean it. The company handed over three Isuzu D-MAX bakkies to the humanitarian organisation, Gift of the Givers.
    Known as South Africa’s hardest working bakkies, the vehicles set off to the community of Rocklands outside Port Elizabeth to deliver goods on their first day on the job.
    While two of the...

    When Isuzu Motors South Africa says there’s work to do, they mean it. The company handed over three Isuzu D-MAX bakkies to the humanitarian organisation, Gift of the Givers.

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    QUEENSTOWN - IT is no coincidence that Queenstown is situated in the heart of the Eastern Cape. In this town known for being the middle-point of the province, you will also find a dealership with a heart to match.
    Jacksons Isuzu Queenstown is as entrenched in the local community, as the surrounding farmland. Other than being around for close to a century and priding itself on...

    IT is no coincidence that Queenstown is situated in the heart of the Eastern Cape. In this town known for being the middle-point of the province, you will also find a dealership with a heart to match.

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    PORT ELIZABETH - TWO Isuzu bakkies were filled to the brim with at least half a ton of waste collected on Port Elizabeth’s beach front between Pollock beach and Shark Rock Pier on Saturday.
    Partnering with local conservation organisation Sustainable Seas Trust (SST), Isuzu Motors South Africa commemorated World Oceans Day by cleaning up these prime beaches.
    According to Isuzu...

    TWO Isuzu bakkies were filled to the brim with at least half a ton of waste collected on Port Elizabeth’s beach front between Pollock beach and Shark Rock Pier on Saturday.

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    PORT ELIZABETH – AN innovative new bike was designed and built for a Walmer Township man who makes a living from selling waste.
    Khululekile “Wilson” Moko will soon swap his cumbersome make-shift cart for a uniquely designed, functional waste-bike which was built from waste material donated by Isuzu Motors South Africa. “We donated an obsolete trolley to him, which was...

    AN innovative new bike was designed and built for a Walmer Township man who makes a living from selling waste.

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    PORT ELIZABTH – Finding innovative solutions in the manufacturing environment is one of the key objectives of Isuzu Motors South Africa’s sponsorship of the Nelson Mandela University (NMU) Chair in Mechatronics.
    The Chair in Mechatronics, headed by Professor Igor Gorlach, facilitates engineering projects between the NMU Mechatronics Department and Isuzu. Gorlach said it is...

    Finding innovative solutions in the manufacturing environment is one of the key objectives of Isuzu Motors South Africa’s sponsorship of the Nelson Mandela University (NMU) Chair in Mechatronics.

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    Image 018806: HOOK, LINE AND SINKER: Anglers from the winning team of the Isuzu Williams Hunt PE 2019 Tuna Classic were (from left) Marcel De Lauwere, Thys Koen and Eric Potgieter…This beauty was caught on the first day of the tournament [Thursday, 23 May] and proved to be the biggest Yellow Fin Tuna caught over the weekend – weighing in at a massive 82.85kg. This year’s...

    Williams Hunt PE 2019 Tuna Classic

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    WHAT A WHOPPER: The first day [Thursday, 23 May] of the Williams Hunt PE 2019 Tuna Classic hosted at the Port Elizabeth Harbour was a huge success, with plenty of big ones being weighed in. The winners of the tournament will be announced tomorrow [Saturday, 25 May] with another full day of fishing taking place before the prize-giving. Prizes will be awarded for the top ten...

    WHAT A WHOPPER: The first day [Thursday, 23 May] of the Williams Hunt PE 2019 Tuna Classic hosted at the Port Elizabeth Harbour was a huge success, with plenty of big ones being weighed in.

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    First Zimbabwean dignitary to visit Isuzu Motors South Africa;
    Zimbabwe accounts for approximately 27% of Isuzu's African exports;
    Isuzu has been present in Zimbabwe for more than 30 years.

    ON the back of an excellent year of Isuzu bakkie sales in Zimbabwe, the Zimbabwean Minister of Industry and Commerce today visited Isuzu’s production facility in Port Elizabeth, South...

    ON the back of an excellent year of Isuzu bakkie sales in Zimbabwe, the Zimbabwean Minister of Industry and Commerce today visited Isuzu’s production facility in Port Elizabeth, South Africa.

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    PORT ELIZABTEH – What drives a man to participate in every single IRONMAN competition ever hosted in Port Elizabeth?
    It is the need to stay active and fit explains Dr. Franzt Struwig, an expert in Occupational Medicine based at Isuzu Motors South Africa’s medical centre.
    Struwig, who has just returned from the Two Oceans marathon in Cape Town, completed his 15th full IRONMAN...

    What drives a man to participate in every single IRONMAN competition ever hosted in Port Elizabeth?

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    Raynard Tissink, front, multiple IRONMAN champion today (Friday) addressed Isuzu Motors South Africa employees who will be participating in the Standard Bank Ironman and Isuzu Corporate Challenge over the weekend in Port Elizabeth.
    Tissink reinforced the message that everyone ‘can’ if he or she puts his mind to it. Talking to employees about physical training, Tissink said,...

    Raynard Tissink, front, multiple IRONMAN champion today (Friday) addressed Isuzu Motors South Africa employees who will be participating in the Standard Bank Ironman and Isuzu Corporate Challenge over the weekend in Port Elizabeth.

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    PORT ELIZABETH - It is all systems go for the Isuzu team who will be participating in the Isuzu Corporate Ironman challenge this weekend.
    Isuzu Motors South Africa, headline sponsor of the corporate triathlon challenge, which takes place on 6 April, a day before the Standard Bank IRONMAN competition, has entered 30 individuals and 10 teams in the corporate challenge.
    Teamwork...

    It is all systems go for the Isuzu team who will be participating in the Isuzu Corporate Ironman challenge this weekend.

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    VISITING twelve schools in eight countries, travelling 12 000km in 46 days – all in an Isuzu bakkie.
    This is the ambitious trip Science teacher Pfarelo Mphaphuli embarked upon on Wednesday [20 March], when he left South Africa in an Isuzu D-MAX Double Cab 4x4 bakkie to travel to schools in various African countries in search of Africa’s best practices in education. 
    Fury...

    VISITING twelve schools in eight countries, travelling 12 000km in 46 days – all in an Isuzu bakkie.

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    Isuzu dealers in South Africa are serious about transformation. Take Köhler Auto in Mpumalanga for example. The dealership, which has a proud history of servicing the local community since its establishment in 1925, has recently transformed to be a 51% black-owned dealership.
    Köhler Auto Dealer Principal and Managing Director Max Köhler said negotiations started around June...

    Isuzu dealers in South Africa are serious about transformation. Take Köhler Auto in Mpumalanga for example.

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    Isuzu achieved 25% overall market share in Zimbabwe in 2018;
    Massive volume increases of Double Cab sales experienced country-wide;
    Isuzu is also the best-seller in the King (Extended) Cab segment.

    HARARE – Zimbabweans love their bakkies. In fact, it is safe to say that Zimbabweans love their Isuzu bakkies – in particular, the Isuzu Double Cab bakkie.
    Last year, a...

    Zimbabweans love their bakkies. In fact, it is safe to say that Zimbabweans love their Isuzu bakkies – in particular, the Isuzu Double Cab bakkie.

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    PORT ELIZABETH –Isuzu Motors South Africa reflects on the achievements and progress the company has made, a year after its official launch.
    Isuzu’s investment in South Africa preserved 1000 direct jobs and secured around 4000 jobs through its network of 80 dealers in South Africa, and 35 dealers in Sub-Saharan Africa. Isuzu also ensured the continuity of business with around...

    Isuzu Motors South Africa reflects on the achievements and progress the company has made, a year after its official launch.

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    CAPE TOWN - Thinking on your feet, staying calm under pressure and applying months of training and practice. This was what Isuzu truck technician Miles Swanepoel had to do, to beat 64 other technicians from across the world in the recent Isuzu World Technical Competition in Japan.
    Swanepoel ended in fourth place overall in the individual I-1 Grand Prix’s Commercial Vehicle...

    Swanepoel ended in fourth place overall in the individual I-1 Grand Prix’s Commercial Vehicle division of the competition.

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