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Kids flung from bakkie in horror SA crash

2014-10-30 12:24

The Western Cape government continues its hard-hitting road safety campaign with the release of a video showing a bakkie collision during which children were thrown from the pick-up!

WCape shocker: Child pedestrian horror clip

2014-10-22 15:58

The Western Cape government has launched its latest Crash Witness video which shows emergency services discussing the horrors of 'child pedestrians who have been run over'. WARNING: Disturbing visuals.

Readers: Off-roaders a threat to beaches?

2014-10-09 08:55

‘Heavy fines should be imposed,’ ‘Control is the issue, not a blanket ban,’ ‘my right as been taken away’... Wheels24 readers respond to a report that claims off-road vehicles are damaging Western Cape beaches.

W Cape traffic resorts to shock tactics

2014-10-08 16:43

The Western Cape has released a grim tool to reveal just how deadly its roads are - an interactive map showing young child pedestrians killed in 2014. Wheels24 readers respond...

Government cannot farm - expert

2014-09-26 19:56

It is through mentorship and other support from industry that those involved in land reform projects are able to make notable progress, according to an expert.

SA road carnage: ‘More than lip service needed’

2014-08-18 09:10

'Her words are not being backed up with sufficient action,' writes Western Cape MEC Donald Grant, in response to National transport minister Dipuo Peters' call to curb road deaths in South Africa .

Metrofile expands property ownership

2014-08-07 15:30

Metrofile Holdings has extended its property ownership to include two more properties located in Gauteng and the Western Cape.

Porsche's tiger: Macan roars into SA

2014-07-23 08:21

Porsche hopes to build on the success of its Cayenne with a compact SUV launched in South Africa – the Macan. Wheels24 tames this latest high-riding Porsche in Cape Town.

SA's best drivers: Top province named

2014-07-10 07:33

South Africa's best drivers can be found in the Western Cape but Gauteng is a close second, according to an insurance company's road-safety report.

Keep safe! Remember these car checks

2014-07-07 10:52

It's crazy cold this winter so Wheels24 columnist DAVE FALL reminds of a few essential checks to be made before you venture out on wet, snowy or downright frozen roads.

'Ordinary folk will foot big-fines bill'

2014-06-13 10:29

'An attitude of respect and care will do a lot to remove carelessness and death from our roads,' writes Wheels24 reader HENDRIK OBERHOLZER as the Western Cape braces for huge traffic fine increases.

Yengeni in court for drunk-driving

2014-06-03 08:42

It's crunch time for ANC national executive committee member Tony Yengeni who is expected to appear in the Cape Town Magistrates Court for drunken driving.

New King of the Hill crowned at Simola

2014-05-20 11:57

One hill, two days, 83 very fast cars, 802 runs up the Simola Hill... and one new King of the Hill was crowned...

New Jeep Cherokee whoops it up in SA

2014-05-17 17:06

Jeep... just the brand name makes one want to be somewhere far from the office. Just launched in South Africa is the latest five-seat Cherokee. LES STEPHENSON went to the pow-wow...

Zille: DA creates 146 000 jobs in the Cape

2014-05-05 16:22

The Western Cape is the only province which saw a decline in unemployment, owing to managing the economy properly and cutting corruption, says DA leader Helen Zille.

Fire white civil servants in W Cape - Cosatu

2014-04-17 11:31
448 comments

If the ANC wins the Western Cape in the 7 May general election, Cosatu will ask it to fire more than half the white senior civil servants.

Election news wrap-up: 9 April

2014-04-09 16:55

A summary of today's news in the world of South African politics. From food parcels for votes, to whites' lies.

Audi A8: Superlimos unlimited in SA

2014-04-04 10:46

Sometimes, but rarely, when an automaker launches a car it can it be tested by sitting in the rear seat rather than JUST driving.

Audi A8: Superlimos unlimited in SA

2014-04-02 14:07

Sometimes, but rarely, when an automaker launches a car it can it be tested by sitting in the rear seat rather than JUST driving. One such is Audi's 2014 A8, says LES STEPHENSON.

Report: Does the DA deliver?

2014-03-25 17:46
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A report has been published which questions the pre-election claims being made on Twitter by the DA.

K Day Music Festival: 29 March 2014

2014-03-18 15:36

Don’t miss a day of tribute to local is lekker music - 29 March 2014.

Letter to Helen Zille: 'I will expose you'

2014-03-17 15:28
797 comments

Cosatu's provincial secretary Tony Ehrenreich has written an open letter to DA leader Helen Zille saying inequality in the Western Cape is higher than it was in 1994.

Cape will not get e-tolls, says Sanral

2014-03-11 14:05

The SA National Road Agency Limited says it plans to introduce traditional toll booths in the Western Cape instead of e-tolling gantries.

Karting records, drama at Killarney

2014-03-03 14:16

Round 2 of the Western Cape karting championships was a spectacular affair with unexpected winners picking up the pieces of fraught lead battles on Saturday March 1.

A Jaguar - but not as you know it...

2014-02-14 07:29

Jaguar SA has revealed its 2016 C-X17 crossover concept as part of the radical new aluminium SUV's world tour - along with one of its creators - and, well, it's spectacular.

 

WCape shock tactics: MEC Grant responds

2014-10-23 13:00

Crash video, child pedestrian deaths map… the Western Cape has used shock tactics to tackle road safety. MEC Donald Grant spoke to Wheels24 about the province's safety goals...

Reader: Beach driving - a rights issue

2014-10-13 13:40

'As with many other issues in SA, it seems MAKING laws is vastly more important than ENFORCING them,' Wheels24 reader ARMAND VAN AS says about beach driving.

Readers: 4x4-ers threat to Cape beaches?

2014-10-09 08:35

‘Heavy fines should be imposed', ‘Control the issue, not a blanket ban', ‘My rights taken away’... Wheels24 readers respond to claims that 4x4's are damaging Western Cape beaches.

Pay-day weekend takes grim toll in SA

2014-09-29 09:07

13 killed, 26 hurt in a crash near Hartswater, 21 killed in Western Cape... The September 2014 'pay-day weekend' took a grim toll on our roads and the WCape government tweeted: 'WC roads in 2014 = 4 x Marikana so far.'

W Cape must ramp up business image

2014-09-25 17:47

The business brand and ease of doing business of the Western Cape must and can be improved, according to Minister of Economic Opportunities Alan Winde.

No e-tolls for Cape Town - Sanral

2014-08-10 19:10
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Cape Town will not have tolled freeways like Gauteng, says the SA National Roads Agency.

Picketers protest Sanral secrecy bid

2014-08-04 15:33

Campaigners have picketed outside the Western Cape High Court to protest Sanral's application to keep details of the Winelands tolling project out of the public domain.

Keep safe! Remember these car checks

2014-07-08 13:00

It's crazy cold this winter so Wheels24 columnist DAVE FALL reminds of a few essential checks to be made before you venture out on wet, snowy or downright frozen roads.

Road blitz: 10 000 checked - you caught?

2014-06-30 15:11

26 arrests, 257 fines issued, 999 speeding offences... a Western Cape weekend traffic blitz "nabbing drivers threatening safety of others". But 19 people died in the same period.

Yengeni in court for drunk-driving

2014-06-03 15:09

It's crunch time for ANC national executive committee member Tony Yengeni who is expected to appear in the Cape Town Magistrates.

Cape can be top call-centre hub - Winde

2014-05-28 16:03

The Western Cape is ideally placed to become a leading call-centre hub, which can further boost growth and jobs, says economic opportunities MEC Alan Winde.

New King of the Hill crowned at Simola

2014-05-19 12:50

One hill, two days, 83 very fast cars, 802 runs up the Simola Hill... and one new King of the Hill was crowned in Knysna on Sunday afternoon.

Zille: DA creates 146 000 jobs in the Cape

2014-05-05 16:30

The Western Cape is the only province which has seen a decline in unemployment, owing to managing the economy properly and cutting corruption, says DA leader Helen Zille.

Cummings still leading Namaqua Rally

2014-05-02 12:07

KTM rider Brett Cummings is continuing with a firm lead over his rivals going into the last day of the Namaqua African Rally.

Cape economy needs more colour - Cosatu

2014-04-10 22:26

Whites are over-represented in senior posts in the private and public sectors in the Western Cape, says provincial Cosatu secretary Tony Ehrenreich.

Wine auction raises millions for education

2014-04-08 16:53

The AfrAsia Bank and Cape Wine Auction raised millions for education in the Cape Winelands.

Accent makes a comeback...again

2014-04-04 08:31

The Koreans are a sentimental bunch... Hyundai SA's launched a completely made-over oldie as a hatchback. JANINE-LEE GORDON finds out what's going on with the Accent.

Nehawu to march in Western Cape

2014-03-26 15:31

Nehawu, an affiliate of the Congress of SA Trade Unions says it will march to the Western Cape premier’s office with the SACP and the ANC in the province.

Young clinches double victory

2014-03-25 14:35

The defending title holder of the Enduro championship, Wade Young, scored a double victory at the ‘Ashton National Enduro’.

Anyone for wine pairing?23 Mar 2014

2014-03-17 17:31

Celebrate decadence in Durbanville with the all-new Cellarbake@Nitida wine pairing festival (23 March 2014).

Anyone for wine pairing?23 Mar 2014

2014-03-17 14:23

Celebrate decadence in Durbanville with the all-new Cellarbake@Nitida wine pairing festival (23 March 2014).

Vision to improve Western Cape govt

2014-03-05 16:43

The Western Cape budget aims to make government work better, according to the provincial minister of finance, economic development and tourism.

Cut red tape, give more for jobs, Gordhan told

2014-02-25 14:27

Western Cape Minister of Finance, Economic Development and Tourism Alan Winde lists the issues he would like to see addressed in the National Budget.

Western Cape to get R5bn mining boost

2014-02-06 12:28

Australian-based Mineral Commodities Ltd says its Tormin mineral sands mine project will inject over R1bn a year into the provincial economy over five years.

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