WATCH: Truck driver suffers heart attack, smashes through traffic

A truck driver reportedly suffered a heart attack behind the wheel causing him to smash through traffic at high speed.

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Pets left in a hot car: Did this pooch take revenge by crashing a ride?

2016-08-01 09:17

After being locked in a hot car, a restless dog disengaged the parking brake causing the vehicle to smash into a wall.

Americans are upset because Kaley Cuoco shared a pic of her dogs sitting on the US flag

2016-07-07 10:02

Kaley Cuoco has apologised for posting a picture on social media on Independence Day of her dogs sitting on an American flag

Google's new patent glues pedestrians to cars

2016-05-20 09:16

Google had a fresh US patent for a sticky coating that could be applied to self-driving cars so pedestrians stick instead of bouncing off when hit.

Simpson wins as SA race drivers star abroad

2016-04-18 11:31

7 South African racers took to the track in overseas competition, but it was Stephen Simpson who took victory at the IMSA Prototype Challenge in Long Beach California.

Chester Missing tells us why living in SA is better than we might think

Chester Missing enlightens us on why South Africa is still such a great country to live in.

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Low-fat diets are dead. They only drive us to sugar.

2015-06-29 11:52

The Dietary Guidelines for Americans Committee quietly drops restrictions on dietary fat intake and says people must rather choose foods based on their quality. Think whole dairy and nuts rather than low-fat potato chips and those with added sugars.

Wow! US petrol now cheaper than water

2014-10-31 13:51

Americans are rejoicing! The price of crude oil has dropped so far that petrol in the US is down to around $3/gallon - the equivalent of R8.60/litre and cheaper than water.

Video: Audi slams BMW, Merc

2013-12-31 12:33

In 2013 we reported luxury automaker Jaguar took on Mercedes-Benz in a cheeky video. Now, Audi has joined the fray as it rips both Mercedes and BMW in a funny new ad featuring its new A3 with the tagline "Don't regret your first luxury car".

US youth now more credit savvy – study

2013-02-22 13:47

Young Americans who have seen the credit crisis up close are taking on less debt, delaying plans to buy homes and owning fewer cars, according to a study.

WATCH: Nascar driver sends crew member flying

Nascar driver Gus Dean is captured hitting one of his crew members in the pits in this shocking dash-cam video.

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Satnav tells driver to turn around; car ends up almost vertical

2016-07-29 06:55

Police in Vermont say a car ended up almost vertical when the driver swerved too quickly in response to her satnav ordering her to 'turn around'.

Watch these show-off drivers failing badly

If you don't have advance driver training, it's never a good idea to show off behind the wheel of a sports car. Watch these idiotic drivers destroy expensive vehicle in some of the dumbest crashes yet.

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Startup wants to put self-driving big rigs on US highways

2016-05-18 08:13

A robot-loving engineer who helped steer Google's work on self-driving cars is aiming to transplant the technology to trucks barreling down the highway with up to 36 tons of cargo.

4 reasons why automakers should 'slow down on self-driving cars'

2016-04-11 09:34

Engineers, safety advocates and even automakers have a message for federal regulators eager to get self-driving cars on the road: slow down

Unlicensed surgeon accused of mutilating man's penis

2015-08-06 09:42

An unlicensed US doctor and convicted felon, Mark D. Schreiber, has been accused of mutilating man's penis during surgery and has been arrested.

Parents going viral with ugly hair cut videos shaming kids

2015-06-12 07:21

A new trend where parents punish (shaming) misbehaving tweens and teens with ugly hair cuts has been countered with parents who create videos with hug-it-out versions instead.

McDonald's introduces their new mascot

2014-05-21 10:49

McDonald's scary mascot retires to an even more terrifying one.

Ford's Ka gets funky fresh

2013-11-14 13:44

Remember Ford’s litte Ka? Well, the automaker has unveiled a concept version and it looks much better than before. Which wouldn't be hard...


Weekend in pictures

2013-02-11 10:28
See all the news of this weekend in pictures.

See all the news of this weekend in pictures.

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