Sinopsis

Industry leader AutoTrader has joined forces with pioneering digital content hub CliffCentral to bring you #AutoCentral an expert motoring infotainment show. Get behind the wheel every Monday from 10am 11am with Tyrone Woods, AutoTrader CEO George Mienie, and motoring expert, Chad Luckhoff. Gear up for all things motoring, from the more affordable to the most desirable cars, bikes, 4x4s and more.

Episodios

  • Building an Auto Business in a Pandemic

    Building an Auto Business in a Pandemic

    23/11/2020 Duración: 32min

    This week on SA’s number 1 motoring podcast, George Mienie and Wandile Sishi are joined by Robert Mtshali, founder of MobiWash SA, to discuss the challenges facing entrepreneurs during a time of dramatic change. The topic of how to expand your business using personalised solutions could be the saving grace of developing businesses during a global pandemic. AutoTrader

  • #AutoCentral Power Pod: Zero Tolerance on the roads

    #AutoCentral Power Pod: Zero Tolerance on the roads

    20/11/2020 Duración: 15min

    South Africa's road accident death toll could be set to nosedive with an interesting new amendment on the horizon to the drunk driving laws in the country. Hyundai's EV recall is one step forward, three steps back for future thinking drivers. How much would you pay to keep your personalised number plate? And Volvo is dropping cars from 30m in the air, all to save lives. AutoTrader

  • Impact of EVs on auto profits  the perfect BMW M8 Competition Coupé

    Impact of EVs on auto profits & the perfect BMW M8 Competition Coupé

    16/11/2020 Duración: 31min

    This week on #AutoCentral, SA’s number 1 motoring podcast, George Mienie and Wandile Sishi delve into the potential impacts of EVs on the automotive industry, namely: maintenance costs, after sale support, and the effect on OEM. Motoring journalist Martin Pretorius also joins the conversation to talk about driving the near perfect BMW M8 Competition Coupé. Finally, the team answers your motoring questions, such as the impact of modifying your car on your warranty, and which entry-level car is best for a new driver.

  • #AutoCentral Power Pod: Elon Musk is the golden thread

    #AutoCentral Power Pod: Elon Musk is the golden thread

    13/11/2020 Duración: 10min

    The hyperloop went into overdrive this past week. Virgin took the train to the maglev track and tests look good so far, two human beings survived unthinkable speeds. Elon Musk was pranked recently and he's now turned a meme into a business. An Amazon van driver took the meaning of the word handicap on a golf course to a new level. An Aston Martin driver in Canada crashed into a rock... and that's just the beginning of this costly bumper bash! AutoTrader

  • New VS Used  the new Porsche 911 Turbo S

    New VS Used & the new Porsche 911 Turbo S

    09/11/2020 Duración: 31min

    This week on South Africa’s no. 1 motoring podcast, hosts George Mienie and Wandile Sishi evaluate the merits of buying a used car instead of a new one. They are joined by Sean Nurse, who relays his experience behind the wheel of the stunningly potent new Porsche 911 Turbo S... plus the team answers your motoring related questions in the Ask AutoTrader segment. AutoTrader

  • #AutoCentral Power Pod: Cars and Roundabouts

    #AutoCentral Power Pod: Cars and Roundabouts

    06/11/2020 Duración: 12min

    Which manufacturer is the most trusted around the world? George Mienie gives us the rules of how to navigate a traffic circle, which is a real bugbear for him. What is the state of road markings on South African roads, and why does it take so long to fix potholes? There is a new scam doing the rounds... watch out for it! What are the different legal ages for driving globally? AutoTrader

  • Is South Africa going to get EVs soon?

    Is South Africa going to get EVs soon?

    02/11/2020 Duración: 39min

    On this week’s #AutoCentral - SA’s number 1 motoring podcast - George Mienie and Wandile Sishi welcome the CEO of Generation.e, Ben Pullen and Absolute F1 on Supersport host, Kriya Gangiah to the show to discuss the state of South Africa's future mobility. The team goes in-depth on the reasons behind South Africa’s slow adoption rate of EVs, and the likely long-term implications of not adapting to EVs in the near future. AutoTrader

  • #AutoCentral Power Pod: Scary Road Stories  Flying Objects

    #AutoCentral Power Pod: Scary Road Stories & Flying Objects

    30/10/2020 Duración: 13min

    South Africans are ready for electric vehicles - check out AutoTrader's 2020 EV Car Buyer Survey. The ghost of Uniondale is a legendary South African horror story... but is it true? We might be one step closer to a flying car, and a man was spotted flying at LAX without a plane. And Scottish scientists don't let any whisky go to waste! AutoTrader

  • Why South Africas a bakkie-mad nation  SAs top selling car

    Why South Africa's a bakkie-mad nation & SA's top selling car

    26/10/2020 Duración: 31min

    This week on #AutoCentral, SA’s No. 1 motoring podcast, George Mienie and Wandile Sishi unpack why the bakkie is so popular in South Africa, including a quick history lesson on this unique body-type. Martin Pretorius joins the conversation to highlight the latest round of upgrades to Toyota’s best-selling car in SA - the Toyota Hilux. Finally, the team answers some of your bakkie-related questions, including the best options for buyers on a budget. AutoTrader

  • #AutoCentral Power Pod: Underwear on the bonnet

    #AutoCentral Power Pod: Underwear on the bonnet

    23/10/2020 Duración: 16min

    If you are a driver in South Africa, the age of not following rules is over... from 1 July 2021 the demerit system becomes real. Can South Africans conform? How fast is your car? Because whatever your answer, there is a person in LA whose car is faster! Which car accessories were just never going to survive the test of time? What is the most ridiculous traffic law on Earth? AutoTrader

  • Special Guest episode (Richard  Lisa from Jaguar Land Rover SA  Sub-Sahara Africa)

    Special Guest episode (Richard & Lisa from Jaguar Land Rover SA & Sub-Sahara Africa)

    19/10/2020 Duración: 41min

    On this week’s #AutoCentral - SA’s number one motoring podcast - George Mienie and Wandile Sishi invite the Managing and Marketing Directors of Jaguar Land Rover to unpack what it's like living with the 2020 AutoTrader Car of the Year. Richard and Lisa discuss how the company is driving the future of mobility in South Africa, whilst the team discuss what is still needed in South Africa for EVs to become mainstream. AutoTrader

  • #AutoCentral Power Pod: Stolen parts and Donkey carts

    #AutoCentral Power Pod: Stolen parts and Donkey carts

    16/10/2020 Duración: 14min

    If you desperately need a lift into town, what's the most outlandish thing you would do to make it happen? If a customer wants to test drive a car without the salesman, perhaps that should raise a red flag. How much sweat equity are people willing to put into their shopping for a new car? What are the craziest things people do while driving? Some countries have outlandish traffic laws... in some places, a filthy car costs you a pretty penny. AutoTrader

  • Is it really worth your while to buy a car in 2020?

    Is it really worth your while to buy a car in 2020?

    12/10/2020 Duración: 36min

    This week on #AutoCentral, SA’s number 1 motoring podcast, George Mienie and Wandile Sishi investigate whether it’s still worth buying a car in a post-Covid South Africa. Lawrence Minnie joins the show to review the new Land Rover Defender. Plus the team answers your car-buying questions regarding insurance claims and whether or not all fuels in SA are the same. AutoTrader

  • #AutoCentral Power Pod: Drop my suspension and add a rocket launcher

    #AutoCentral Power Pod: Drop my suspension and add a rocket launcher

    09/10/2020 Duración: 06min

    Car modification is all good and well, but do some go too far? In the '90s, you could add a safety element to your car which would keep even the bravest of criminals away. You will not believe the size of the largest speeding fine of all time... a regrettable 300km/h rush of blood to the head. Do people still drive manual cars? The car you drive creates an impression, but what kind of impression exactly? AutoTrader

  • Does petrol differ from station to station?

    Does petrol differ from station to station?

    05/10/2020 Duración: 32min

    This week on #AutoCentral, SA’s number 1 motoring podcast, George Mienie and Wandile Sishi explain in-depth what hybrid vehicles are, and why this propulsion technology never really gained popularity in South Africa. Chad Lückhoff joins the conversation to review another kind of fuel-saving vehicle – the Ford EcoSport, and he details why it is often one of the top 10 most searched for cars on AutoTrader. Lastly, the team answers your car-buying questions... such as whether apparently identical fuels on offer from various suppliers are in fact of the same quality. AutoTrader

  • #AutoCentral Power Pod: Hijacks and Funny Names

    #AutoCentral Power Pod: Hijacks and Funny Names

    02/10/2020 Duración: 14min

    When purchasing a motor vehicle, what factors should you consider? Which cars are the most commonly hijacked and stolen in South Africa? If you want to lower your anxiety about your car being stolen, perhaps George Mienie has the car for you. When brands name their cars, should they consider international audiences... because MR2 in English is unsavoury in French! AutoTrader

  • Millennials buying Covid-19 cars, Porsche 911 Carrera T  your motoring questions answered

    Millennials buying Covid-19 cars, Porsche 911 Carrera T & your motoring questions answered

    25/09/2020 Duración: 30min

    In this week’s #AutoCentral, SA’s number 1 motoring podcast, George Mienie and Wandile Sishi give you the lowdown on how to buy a car during lockdown, elaborate on how the pandemic is affecting buyers’ purchasing decisions, tell you what ‘Covid-Cars’ are, and tell you what to consider when buying a used car. Sean Nurse joins the conversation to review the Porsche 911 Carrera T, and explains why the Carrera T is as Porsche as Porsche gets. Lastly, the team answers your car-buying questions... such as which cars offer the most bang for your buck, and why many modern cars don’t have temperature gauges! AutoTrader

  • Why the Ranger is SA’s most sold used car  Ford’s future plans

    Why the Ranger is SA’s most sold used car & Ford’s future plans

    21/09/2020 Duración: 34min

    This week on SA’s number 1 motoring podcast, George Mienie and Wandile Sishi chat to Neale Hill, Managing Director of Ford SA, to discuss the story behind the Ford Ranger becoming SA’s most sold used car. The team investigates the impact of COVID-19’s disruption, and how the automotive industry is innovating to help people affected and adapting operations for a post-pandemic world. Lastly, the discussion turns to Ford’s renewed focus on the brand’s heritage and much more! Powered by AutoTrader. AutoTrader

  • #AutoCentral Power Pod: Its Plane sailing!

    #AutoCentral Power Pod: It's Plane sailing!

    18/09/2020 Duración: 15min

    Which country has the highest bumper bash incident rate? The answer might shock you! As summer rolls around in the southern hemisphere, it might be good to know which car increases your likelihood of getting a date online. What does the colour of your car say about you? We all make mistakes... but which excuses work on the cops? AutoTrader

  • SA’s cheapest electric vehicle  what exactly is a balloon payment!?

    SA’s cheapest electric vehicle & what exactly is a balloon payment!?

    13/09/2020 Duración: 31min

    This week on South Africa’s no.1 motoring podcast, George Mienie and Wandile Sishi attempt to confirm or debunk whether the price of cars has increased. Chad Lückhoff also joins the conversation to talk about South Africa’s 'cheapest' all-electric car – the Mini SE. Lastly, the team answers some of your questions in the ‘Ask AutoTrader’ segment, such as the difference between balloon and residual payments, and the issues that could impact your insurance claim settlements. AutoTrader

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