Festival of Motoring

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    The demands by consumers are not only changing these days but they are also becoming more demanding in the way they expect to be treated. This was the message from Ghana Msibi, the Executive Head of the Motor Division of WesBank, the country’s leading vehicle and asset finance house.
    Msibi was addressing the large number of delegates attracted to the annual NAAMSA Automotive...

    The demands by consumers are not only changing these days but they are also becoming more demanding in the way they expect to be treated. This was the message from Ghana Msibi, the Executive Head of the Motor Division of WesBank, the country’s leading vehicle and asset finance house.

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    The Department of Trade, Industry and Competition, which is now headed up by Minister Ebrahim Patel, who was Minister of Economic Development for the past 10 years, has identified six focus areas to drive the South African automotive industry forward.
    He was speaking at the annual National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of South Africa (NAAMSA) Automotive Conference,...

    The Department of Trade, Industry and Competition, which is now headed up by Minister Ebrahim Patel, who was Minister of Economic Development for the past 10 years, has identified six focus areas to drive the South African automotive industry forward.

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    The global vehicle manufacturing and related industries are facing enormous disruptors at present and it is a case of the sustainability and viability of these businesses relying on “an ability to manage a future not yet defined”. This was the challenge highlighted by Douglas Comrie, Managing Driector of B&M Analysts, a local company with international strategic partners...

    The global vehicle manufacturing and related industries are facing enormous disruptors at present and it is a case of the sustainability and viability of these businesses relying on “an ability to manage a future not yet defined”.

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    As much as R60-billion could be invested in the South African vehicle and component manufacturing industries in the next five years according to Andrew Kirby, the President of NAAMSA and President and CEO of Toyota SA Motors. He was a keynote speaker at the annual NAAMSA Conference at the Kyalami Conference Centre on August 22. The conference was co-located by the Festival of...

    As much as R60-billion could be invested in the South African vehicle and component manufacturing industries in the next five years according to Andrew Kirby, the President of NAAMSA and President and CEO of Toyota SA Motors. He was a keynote speaker at the annual NAAMSA Conference at the Kyalami Conference Centre on August 22.

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    The fourth annual Festival of Motoring was held from the 22nd to the 25th August. The Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit once again hosted the four-day event dedicated to the celebration of motoring and the motor industry. The NAAMSA endorsed, national industry-supported auto show, drew an impressive attendance of 64 308 visitors over the four public event days. Notwithstanding the...

    The fourth annual Festival of Motoring was held from the 22nd to the 25th August. The Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit once again hosted the four-day event dedicated to the celebration of motoring and the motor industry.

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    This August, the Festival of Motoring, presented by WesBank brings a feast of motoring lifestyle to the South African public. With over 27 automotive brands, 70 pit doors, 120 exhibitors, and 10 scintillating event features presented to over 70,000 visitors.
    “This year we have put our sponsorship support behind two key aspects of the festival,” said AutoTrader Marketing...

    This August, the Festival of Motoring, presented by WesBank brings a feast of motoring lifestyle to the South African public.

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    The National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of South Africa (NAAMSA) enjoys the support of two major partners in the staging of its annual conference, which has been co-located for the past three years with the Festival of Motoring presented by WesBank at the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit. These two companies, which will be giving their support to the conference on August...

    The National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of South Africa (NAAMSA) enjoys the support of two major partners in the staging of its annual conference, which has been co-located for the past three years with the Festival of Motoring presented by WesBank at the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit.

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    Time is running out fast to book a seat at the 2019 NAAMSA Automotive Conference, in association with the Innovation Group and AutoTrader, Reimagining the Future, at the Kyalami Conference Centre next Thursday (August 22).
    “We have had an encouraging response from many sectors of the industry to send delegates to this important, annual conference, but there are still some...

    Time is running out fast to book a seat at the 2019 NAAMSA Automotive Conference, in association with the Innovation Group and AutoTrader, Reimagining the Future, at the Kyalami Conference Centre next Thursday (August 22).

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    Bruno Grippay, of Nissan International, is not only a person with more than 30 years’ experience in many aspects of the global motor industry but he is also an outspoken flag-bearer for electric vehicles. His keynote address at the annual NAAMSA Conference taking place alongside the Festival of Motoring presented by WesBank at the Kyalami Conference Centre on August 22 is sure...

    Bruno Grippay, of Nissan International, is not only a person with more than 30 years’ experience in many aspects of the global motor industry but he is also an outspoken flag-bearer for electric vehicles.

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    The Minister of Trade and Industry Mr Ebrahim Patel is expected to head a list of very well qualified speakers at the NAAMSA Automotive Conference which takes place on Thursday, 22 August as part of the South African Festival of Motoring at the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit and Conference Centre.
    This year’s Conference under the theme, Reimagining the future together, is hosted...

    The Minister of Trade and Industry Mr Ebrahim Patel is expected to head a list of very well qualified speakers at the NAAMSA Automotive Conference which takes place on Thursday, 22 August as part of the South African Festival of Motoring at the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit and Conference Centre.

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    There will be two themes for this year’s NAAMSA Automotive Conference which will be held at the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit and Conference Centre in Midrand on 22 August as part of the annual Festival of Motoring presented by WesBank. The themes will be linked under the overall slogan Reimagining the Future Together.
    “This is a must-attend event for all those involved in the...

    There will be two themes for this year’s NAAMSA Automotive Conference which will be held at the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit and Conference Centre in Midrand on 22 August as part of the annual Festival of Motoring presented by WesBank. The themes will be linked under the overall slogan Reimagining the Future Together.

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    The 4th annual Festival of Motoring, presented by WesBank, returns to the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit from 22-25 August 2019. The Festival of Motoring, organized by Messe Frankfurt, is the only motoring show in Southern Africa endorsed by NAAMSA and supported by local motor manufacturers.
    Since its inception in 2016, the Festival of Motoring has shown consistent growth in terms...

    The 4th annual Festival of Motoring, presented by WesBank, returns to the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit from 22-25 August 2019.

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    2018 Festival of Motoring presented by WesBank boasts record attendance and thrills for show visitors at annual motoring extravaganza.
    The Festival of Motoring, held from the 31 August to 2 September, proved bigger and better than ever before. The Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit hosted the third annual festival since 2016. The only national, industry-supported auto show, drew a...

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    “KEY PLAYERS IN MOTOR INDUSTRY WILL REMAIN STRONG”, SAYS SA-BORN INTERNATIONAL EXECUTIVE, JOHAN DE NYSSCHEN.
    The global automotive industry has reached an inflection point but South African-born Johan de Nysschen, who has held positions at four premium brands - BMW, Audi, Infiniti, and Cadillac – believes that the world’s key players will remain strong in the future, despite...

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    NAAMSA CHAIRMAN CONFIDENT SA MOTOR INDUSTRY CAN OVERCOME ITS MAJOR CHALLENGES
    Andrew Kirby, chairman of the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of South Africa (NAAMSA) and president and CEO of Toyota SA Motors, says he is confident that the local motor industry will overcome its major challenges and that the industry will grow substantially into the future. He...

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    GOVERNMENT AND MOTOR INDUSTRY CLOSE TO FINALISING SA AUTOMOTIVE MASTERPLAN
    The Department of Trade and Industry (dti) and the motor industry are now close to finalising the South African Automotive Masterplan which will come into effect in January 2021 and run until 2035. This was the message given by Lionel October, the director-general of the dti, addressing delegates at the...

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    THE TIME IS NOW TO SEE SA’S GREATEST MOTORING SHOW EVER!
    The Festival of Motoring takes place from 31 August – 2 September at the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit.
    The time has arrived for the gates to open at South Africa’s third Festival of Motoring at the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit in Midrand. The following three days, from Friday to Sunday, will be packed with action. There...

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    ANDREW KIRBY, ONE OF SA’S TOP EXECUTIVES TO SPELL OUT THE CHALLENGES FACING LOCAL MOTOR INDUSTRY AT NAAMSA CONFERENCE
    Andrew Kirby, the President and CEO of Toyota South Africa, who is also the current President of the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of SA (NAAMSA), will spell out the myriad of challenges facing all aspects of the local motor industry when he...

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    The NAAMSA automotive conference in association with The Innovation Group attracts major local and global players from the automotive industry.
    Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit, 31 August 2018
    Minister of Trade and Industry, Dr Rob Davies to be a Keynote Speaker
    The NAAMSA automotive conference, titled Paths to the Future will be an important feature of the 2018 South African...

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    The Festival of Motoring, presented by WesBank, returns to the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit for its third annual motoring extravaganza.
    The Festival of Motoring, presented by WesBank, is back and bigger than ever! The Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit will once again host the only national, industry-supported, auto show from 31st of August to 2nd of September 2018, brought to you by...

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    WESBANK MOTORING EXPERIENCE PROVES A BIG HIT WITH PUBLIC
    “Feedback from exhibitors at the WesBank Motoring Experience, held at the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit and Conference Centre, from September 1-3, as well as from the visitors was very positive and attendance was even better than we had forecasted” says Konstantin von Vieregge, CEO of the event organiser, SA Shows Messe...

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    MOTOR INDUSTRY SHOWS GREAT INTEREST IN DIGITAL MARKETING
    There was great interest from South African motor industry stakeholders in digital marketing, which was the subject at the 2017 CAR Digital Dealer Conference held at the Kyalami Conference Centre on the opening day of the WesBank Motoring Experience (September 1).
    The actual theme was very topical: The digital economy -...

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    MIND-BLOWING EXTRAVAGANZA AWAITS VISITORS TO THIS WEEK’S MOTORING EXPERIENCE AT KYALAMI
    This week’s WesBank Motoring Experience at Kyalami promises to be one of the biggest and most varied motoring extravaganzas ever held at this hallowed motor racing venue. Not only will many of the latest production cars be there to view and, in some cases, drive, but there will be hundreds...

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    VERY BEST OF NEW AND OLD MODELS AT WESBANK SA MOTORING EXPERIENCE
    A mouth-watering array of the very latest models as well as many classics of the past will await visitors to the WesBank SA Motoring Experience at the Kyalami Grand Prix circuit on September 1-3. The scope ranges from the very latest Aston Martin DB 11 to Paul Koski’s 1904 Curved Dash Oldsmobile and 1909...

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    ICONIC DISPLAYS WILL PAY TRIBUTE TO CLASSIC CARS, EVENTS, AND PEOPLE AT WESBANK SA MOTORING EXPERIENCE
    Ten iconic displays will pay tribute to classic cars and happenings in the world of South African motorsport as well as to legendary Sarel van der Merwe at the WesBank SA Motoring Experience at Kyalami from September 1-3. The display area, sponsored by Puma Energy, will be...

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    DIGITAL DEALER CONFERENCE WILL BE ANOTHER DRAWCARD AT SA MOTORING EXPERIENCE
    The CAR Digital Dealer Conference, sponsored by the Innovation Group, which will be held on the opening day of the WesBank Motoring Experience at Kyalami on Friday, 1 September, is sure to attract leading lights from all facets of the local automotive industry. The reason is that the chosen topic is...

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    FOCUS ON CONTENT WILL DRIVE SA MOTORING EXPERIENCE 2017
    “We are putting major focus on the content for the WesBank SA Motoring Experience to ensure it will be an unforgettable event for all our visitors,” says Konstantin von Vieregge, the CEO of SA Shows Messe Frankfurt, which is staging the event at the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit on September 1-3.
    “Messe Frankfurt has an...

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    ONE MOTORING EXPERIENCE, SIX THEMES!
    The WesBank SA Motoring Experience, which will be staged at the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit and Conference Centre from September 1-3, will make use of six themes to ensure that it caters for all interest groups in terms of the wider world or motoring. This means that this year’s programme will range from test drives and interactive motoring...

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    ORGANISERS REVVING UP CONTENT FOR 2017 WESBANK SA MOTORING EXPERIENCE
    The organisers of the 2017 WesBank SA Motoring Experience are already revving up the content for this must-see show, which will take place at the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit from September 1-3. The SA Festival of Motoring is hosting this event, which is the only industry-endorsed motor show on the local...

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    South African Motoring Experience 2017 dates announced
    South Africa's only national motor show continues on the next leg of its journey from 1 - 3 September 2017 when the SA Motoring Experience, powered by the SA Festival of Motoring, takes place at the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit.
    The inaugural SA Festival of Motoring staged in 2016 attracted over 51 000 visitors with the...