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ContiSportContact5 P

ContiSportContact5 P

ContiSportContact5 P - safe performance for sporty cars, giving maximum fun at the wheel.

ContiSeal™ Tyres

ContiSeal™ Tyres

A ContiSeal tyre differs from a non-ContiSeal tyre in that it has a sticky, viscous layer from shoulder to shoulder along the innerliner. This layer is an integral part of ContiSeal tyres...

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Continental's ContiPremiumContact 5 among top performers in German tyre test

PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 24 February, 2015 - Continental's ContiPremiumContact 5 has earned top-level "highly recommended" status and posted the best results for dry handling and dry braking in an independent summer tyre test in Germany.

General Tire celebrates "100 Years of Adventure"

PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 16 February, 2015 - Tradition-rich US tyre brand General Tire is celebrating its centenary. The company traces its origins to Akron, Ohio, where William F. O'Neill and his partner Winfred E. Fouse had the idea of producing superior-quality tyres.

Tyres with low rolling resistance for electric cars

PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 10 February, 2015 - Continental's tyre portfolio includes two tyres specially designed for electric vehicles and hybrids. Both are manufactured under the Conti.eContact name, but each is geared to a specific drivetrain - electric or hybrid.

Continental expands research and development footprint in India

PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 2 February 2015 - Continental, a leading international automotive supplier, tyre manufacturer and industry partner, recently inaugurated a new 13 000 square metre facility to expand its R&D capabilities in Bangalore, India.

Continental Tyre SA supports unique 7 000 Miles Away travel project

PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 21 January 2015 - Continental Tyre South Africa is supporting the African leg of the unique '7 Mila Miglia Lontano' (7000 Miles Away) global travel project that aims to raise awareness of humanitarian issues and raise funds for community projects.

Continental showcases intelligent mobility at CES 2015

PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 9 January 2015 - Continental is highlighting how automotive electronics benefit from connecting the vehicle to the cloud at the Consumer Electronics Show 2015 in Las Vegas this week. The international automotive supplier's exhibition theme is "The power of intelligent mobility", demonstrated via four innovation paths: control, entertainment, information and safety.

The latest addition to the catalogue of desirable cars plying South African roads is the Bentley Continental GT V8 S – a two-door that links British heritage to rapid, effortless motoring. We’re the first to drive it locally.
You’d be forgiven for believing BMW’s i8 is science fiction on four wheels. The futuristic sports car ups the hybrid ante with spectacular styling, high-tech construction and thrilling dynamics. Is this the future of sports cars? We find out on the sweeps and curves of the Steenkampsberg Pass.
BMW’s first foray into the compact SUV segment is also its first front-wheel drive car. We find out if the BMW 2-Series Active Tourer remains true to the brand’s driving pleasure ethos. Next, the A3 Sedan remains one of the best sellers in the Four Rings stable. Adding a retractable canvas hood and S-car dynamics makes the Audi S3 Cabriolet both fast and glamorous.
Ford hasn’t contested the medium sedan market since the Mondeo. But the new Ford Fusion promises much more: luxury, safety, space, decent dynamics, and a big boot. Will that be enough to persuade buyers, though?
Some thought it would never happen, but Audi has finally released an S-car version of its A1 subcompact hatch. The S1 features quattro all wheel drive and loads of urge – as we found out during a track session at the Kyalami Grand Prix circuit.
When RPM TV broadcast its very first show on SuperSport way back in July 2007, the prospect of celebrating 300 episodes was about as far from our minds as entering an Arctic cross-country challenge with a dog sled pulled by a pack of dachshunds.