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    From left are Gishma Johnson Sabelo Nkuhlu, president of Zakhele Football Association and Lennox Snyman CTSA employee and president of Leeds United in Kwazakhele and Thando Sobandla from CTSA.

    From left are Gishma Johnson Sabelo Nkuhlu, president of Zakhele Football Association and Lennox Snyman CTSA employee and president of Leeds United in Kwazakhele and Thando Sobandla from CTSA.

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    Scooping the ingredients for Team Number Crunchers... From left, Fazlin Loonat (left front). Klululwa Bloko, Colin Fish, Claudina Ah-Chong, Noluvuyo Kata and Susan van Hansen

    Scooping the ingredients for Team Number Crunchers... From left, Fazlin Loonat (left front). Klululwa Bloko, Colin Fish, Claudina Ah-Chong, Noluvuyo Kata and Susan van Hansen

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    John Astbury, GMSA Vice President of Global Purchasing and Supply Chain (left) hands over the General Motors Supplier Quality Excellence Award to Ross Currie, CTSA National Key Accounts Manager for Original Equipment business.

    John Astbury, GMSA Vice President of Global Purchasing and Supply Chain (left) hands over the General Motors Supplier Quality Excellence Award to Ross Currie, CTSA National Key Accounts Manager for Original Equipment business.

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    ContiTrade Africa acquires Jody’s Tyre Group. Picture: Rolf Lensch, CEO of ContiTrade Africa (right) signs deal with Francois Nel former Jody’s Tyre Group CEO.

    ContiTrade Africa acquires Jody’s Tyre Group. Picture: Rolf Lensch, CEO of ContiTrade Africa (right) signs deal with Francois Nel former Jody’s Tyre Group CEO.

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    In Action... Educator, Ms Nomakhwezi Msizi, at Ben Sinuka Public Primary School in New Brighton, illustrate the Skip-It activity to grade 4 learners, Alizwa Thelela, left, (9) and Thimna Felindawo

    In Action... Educator, Ms Nomakhwezi Msizi, at Ben Sinuka Public Primary School in New Brighton, illustrate the Skip-It activity to grade 4 learners, Alizwa Thelela, left, (9) and Thimna Felindawo

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    Learning all about tyres... From left are Llewellyn Wilmot, Shift Manager, Anelisa Matshoba, In-service trainee, Polymer Technology, Gerhardus van Rhyn, In-service trainee Mechanical Engineering, Wandile Nyakama In- service trainee, Information Technology and Wayne Brown, General Manager Manufacturing.

    Learning all about tyres... From left are Llewellyn Wilmot, Shift Manager, Anelisa Matshoba, In-service trainee, Polymer Technology, Gerhardus van Rhyn, In-service trainee Mechanical Engineering, Wandile Nyakama In- service trainee, Information Technology and Wayne Brown, General Manager Manufacturing.

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    Continental Tyre SA scoops Diamond Award for manufacturing. Picture: Sivu Boqwana (left), CTSA Legal Compliance Officer and Gishma Johnson, Corporate Communications Manager proudly display the award.

    Continental Tyre SA scoops Diamond Award for manufacturing. Picture: Sivu Boqwana (left), CTSA Legal Compliance Officer and Gishma Johnson, Corporate Communications Manager proudly display the award.

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    Winner Of The 2013 Continental Milligan Vintage Trial Announced. Picture: From left, Hannes Geyer convenor of the Continental Milligan Veteran Trial with winners, Colin and Anne Meyer and Gishma Johnson, Corporate Communications Manager of Continental Tyre South Africa.

    Winner Of The 2013 Continental Milligan Vintage Trial Announced. Picture: From left, Hannes Geyer convenor of the Continental Milligan Veteran Trial with winners, Colin and Anne Meyer and Gishma Johnson, Corporate Communications Manager of Continental Tyre South Africa.

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    It was hard to believe that the 2013 General Tyre 4x4 African Adventure was almost over when we woke up at 5 am at the 4-Wheel Drive Club’s Base 4 campsite near Hennops River, outside of Pretoria.

    It was hard to believe that the 2013 General Tyre 4x4 African Adventure was almost over when we woke up at 5 am at the 4-Wheel Drive Club’s Base 4 campsite near Hennops River, outside of Pretoria.

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    The Isuzu KB has a long and proud legacy in South Africa, and it was great to have the all-new sixth-generation model on the 2013 African Adventure.

    The Isuzu KB has a long and proud legacy in South Africa, and it was great to have the all-new sixth-generation model on the 2013 African Adventure.

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    Both the Toyota Hilux and its Fortuner SUV sibling have occupied the top-selling positions in their respective segments since launch. Although they are facing their fiercest competition yet, particularly in the LCV segment with all-new rivals from Ford and Isuzu, they continue to be extremely popular choices in workhorse and leisure roles alike – both in SA, and across Africa.

    Both the Toyota Hilux and its Fortuner SUV sibling have occupied the top-selling positions in their respective segments since launch. Although they are facing their fiercest competition yet, particularly in the LCV segment with all-new rivals from Ford and Isuzu, they continue to be extremely popular choices in workhorse and leisure roles alike – both in SA, and across Africa.

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    As the managing executive of Tiger Wheel and Tyre, Chris Farrar was not only indirectly involved in the General Tyre 4x4 African Adventure through the sponsorship of tyre fitment and balancing for all 10 vehicles, but elected to join the 2013 expedition with his wife Laurie, and three young kids, Amy, Jade and Nicholas.

    TWT Profile – 9 Apr 13

    As the managing executive of Tiger Wheel and Tyre, Chris Farrar was not only indirectly involved in the General Tyre 4x4 African Adventure through the sponsorship of tyre fitment and balancing for all 10 vehicles, but elected to join the 2013 expedition with his wife Laurie, and three young kids, Amy, Jade and Nicholas.

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    Following the desperately long drive and 3 am arrival on day 16 of the African Adventure, the group was allowed a much-needed lie-in. We set off from the Forever Resort in Tshipise at 11 am, and stopped in Louis Trichardt to refuel and grab a quick KFC brunch.

    Following the desperately long drive and 3 am arrival on day 16 of the African Adventure, the group was allowed a much-needed lie-in. We set off from the Forever Resort in Tshipise at 11 am, and stopped in Louis Trichardt to refuel and grab a quick KFC brunch.

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    After the success of the 2012 General Tyre 4x4 African Adventure Ford was keen to get involved in the 2013 event, and kindly sponsored three double cab 4x4s for the 18-day expedition, along with a privately entered Super Cab model.

    After the success of the 2012 General Tyre 4x4 African Adventure Ford was keen to get involved in the 2013 event, and kindly sponsored three double cab 4x4s for the 18-day expedition, along with a privately entered Super Cab model.

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    Kallie and Suretha’s participation in the 2013 African Adventure was a last-minute decision – and it’s one that the Somerset East farming couple has thoroughly enjoyed.

    Kallie and Suretha’s participation in the 2013 African Adventure was a last-minute decision – and it’s one that the Somerset East farming couple has thoroughly enjoyed.

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    The Sunbird Ku Chawe hotel provided a welcome change of scenery for the African Adventure, and everyone enjoyed the comfort of a proper bed and warm shower. After breakfast we followed an scenic, muddy and rocky track to the top of the mountain range to the spectacular viewing site called ‘Emperor’s View’

    The Sunbird Ku Chawe hotel provided a welcome change of scenery for the African Adventure, and everyone enjoyed the comfort of a proper bed and warm shower. After breakfast we followed an scenic, muddy and rocky track to the top of the mountain range to the spectacular viewing site called ‘Emperor’s View’

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    Day 16 of the African Adventure started from Tete at 6 am, crossing the large arched bridge and deviating onto the EN103 to Changara. The ongoing potholes were soon interspersed with plenty of goats and cows wandering into the road, requiring everyone to once again remain alert and vigilant.

    Day 16 of the African Adventure started from Tete at 6 am, crossing the large arched bridge and deviating onto the EN103 to Changara. The ongoing potholes were soon interspersed with plenty of goats and cows wandering into the road, requiring everyone to once again remain alert and vigilant.

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    On day 14, the General Tyre 4x4 African Adventure waved goodbye to the fabulous Lake Malawi, having departed Fat Monkey’s Lodge at around 9:30 am

    On day 14, the General Tyre 4x4 African Adventure waved goodbye to the fabulous Lake Malawi, having departed Fat Monkey’s Lodge at around 9:30 am

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    It’s hard to imagine a more majestic and awe-inspiring way of starting your day than visiting the mighty Victoria Falls. We set off from the campsite at 6 am, and were the only early-morning visitors to the site made famous by legendary explorer Sir David Livingstone.

    It’s hard to imagine a more majestic and awe-inspiring way of starting your day than visiting the mighty Victoria Falls. We set off from the campsite at 6 am, and were the only early-morning visitors to the site made famous by legendary explorer Sir David Livingstone.

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    Island style! It was a great R

    Island style! It was a great R

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    Time out! Day 8 on the African Adventure was mostly about chilling out and enjoying the peaceful tranquillity of Lake Kariba at Lakeview Lodge. Swimming, snoozing and reading were all on the menu, along with a fair bit of work and catching up for the Conti SA and media crews.

    Time out! Day 8 on the African Adventure was mostly about chilling out and enjoying the peaceful tranquillity of Lake Kariba at Lakeview Lodge. Swimming, snoozing and reading were all on the menu, along with a fair bit of work and catching up for the Conti SA and media crews.

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    The General Tyre 4x4 African Adventure set off on day 10 from Lake Kariba, following the snaking tarmac that took us back to the main road towards Chirundu.

    The General Tyre 4x4 African Adventure set off on day 10 from Lake Kariba, following the snaking tarmac that took us back to the main road towards Chirundu.

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    After two days of leisure on the General Tyre 4x4 African Adventure, the convoy set off from Lakeview Lodge on Lake Kariba at 7 am after witnessing yet another of Kariba’s spectacular sunrises.

    After two days of leisure on the General Tyre 4x4 African Adventure, the convoy set off from Lakeview Lodge on Lake Kariba at 7 am after witnessing yet another of Kariba’s spectacular sunrises.

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    After the very late and tiring drive the day before, everyone enjoyed a lazy start to day 11 of the General Tyre 4x4 African Adventure. We set off from Mama Rula’s campsite at 10 am, and stopped in the bustling town of Chipata from some quick shopping.

    After the very late and tiring drive the day before, everyone enjoyed a lazy start to day 11 of the General Tyre 4x4 African Adventure. We set off from Mama Rula’s campsite at 10 am, and stopped in the bustling town of Chipata from some quick shopping.

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    Lake Malawi is a stunning body of water and simply breath-taking holiday location, and everyone got to enjoy time-out on the 12th day of the African Adventure.

    Lake Malawi is a stunning body of water and simply breath-taking holiday location, and everyone got to enjoy time-out on the 12th day of the African Adventure.

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    BREAKING NEWS! Heaving rains experienced north of Lake Malawi have resulted in the General Tyre 4x4 African Adventure being stranded indefinitely!

    BREAKING NEWS! Heaving rains experienced north of Lake Malawi have resulted in the General Tyre 4x4 African Adventure being stranded indefinitely!

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    It was an early start on day 2 of the African Adventure, as the convoy left Gariep Dam at 6 am and aimed for Jhb on the very busy N1.

    It was an early start on day 2 of the African Adventure, as the convoy left Gariep Dam at 6 am and aimed for Jhb on the very busy N1.

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    The General Tyre 4x4 African Adventure crossed over into Botswana on day three. The formalities at the Grobler’s Bridge / Martin’s Drift border post were despatched without hassle, and then the convoy headed for Francistown.

    The General Tyre 4x4 African Adventure crossed over into Botswana on day three. The formalities at the Grobler’s Bridge / Martin’s Drift border post were despatched without hassle, and then the convoy headed for Francistown.

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    On day four the off-road part of the 2013 General Tyre 4x4 African Adventure started in earnest. Shortly after departing the Elephant Sands campsite, the convoy turned right onto a 4x4 trail that is used primarily during the local hunting seasons.

    On day four the off-road part of the 2013 General Tyre 4x4 African Adventure started in earnest. Shortly after departing the Elephant Sands campsite, the convoy turned right onto a 4x4 trail that is used primarily during the local hunting seasons.

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    It was a very interesting day on the General Tyre 4x4 African Adventure. Originally intended as a relaxed affair, it took over 10 hours from our departure to our arrival, across the border, in Livingstone, Zambia – a mere 130 km later.

    It was a very interesting day on the General Tyre 4x4 African Adventure. Originally intended as a relaxed affair, it took over 10 hours from our departure to our arrival, across the border, in Livingstone, Zambia – a mere 130 km later.

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    Six countries, 19 days, 10 vehicles, and 8 000 km. Image: Showing off the General Grabber AT. The second annual General Tyre 4x4 African Adventure is ready for take-off and will be taking more than 30 people on an exciting and challenging trip through some of the most spectacular regions of Southern Africa.

    Six countries, 19 days, 10 vehicles, and 8 000 km. Image: Showing off the General Grabber AT. The second annual General Tyre 4x4 African Adventure is ready for take-off and will be taking more than 30 people on an exciting and challenging trip through some of the most spectacular regions of Southern Africa.

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    Continental cleans Smelly Creek in support of World Water Day. Picture: Caught in action are from left Denzil Vencencie, Bianca van der Mescht and Attie Higgs, General Manager, Human Resources.

    Continental cleans Smelly Creek in support of World Water Day. Picture: Caught in action are from left Denzil Vencencie, Bianca van der Mescht and Attie Higgs, General Manager, Human Resources.

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