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Driver forced to gun engine and leap rising drawbridge

2017-08-19 09:08

A driver in New Jersey had to gun his engine and jump a drawbridge that began rising as he crossed it with his family.

The Grand Tour: Organisers fined for Hammond's huge crash

2017-08-17 10:01

Grand Tour presenter Richard Hammond's crash on a Swiss hill in June has come back to haunt the organisers of the hillclimb. The Swiss motorsport authority reportedly fined them $5000.

Fender bender do's and don'ts: Here's what you should do in a crash

2017-08-14 11:40

Have you ever been involved in a crash but panic makes you forget to jot down important details? Here's a handy guide to help you navigate through minor vehicle incidents.

SA's top car brands for customer service, BMW's 'Spaghetti' car... your weekend motoring wrap

2017-07-30 11:32

A BMW i3 'Spaghetti' has been sold for R1.5-million, Ford begins 'phase 2' of its local Kuga recall and Gauteng driver licensing woes continue... here's your weekend motoring news wrap.

Teen pleads not guilty in fatal crash recorded on Instagram

2017-07-27 07:23

A California teenager has pleaded not guilty to felony charges of vehicular manslaughter and drunken driving after she lost control of her car while livestreaming on Instagram.

WATCH: Truck skips red light, crashes into oncoming traffic

2017-07-25 14:58

Dashcam footage reveals the moment a truck skips a red traffic light at an intersection and is hit by an oncoming car.

Boy, 5, takes little brother for joyride, crashes family car

2017-07-19 14:19

Authorities in West Virginia say a 5-year-old and a 2-year-old took their mother's car for a joyride. The mischievous pair drove the vehicle for 5km before crashing it.

Don't speed around corners: Truck rollover filmed in KwaZulu-Natal

2017-07-19 07:38

A reminder to all drivers - slow down when approaching corners. CCTV footage captures a truck rollover at Queensburgh industrial park in KwaZulu-Natal.

Tesla driver recants, says autopilot not to blame for crash

2017-07-18 09:30

A Tesla driver says his car's partially self-driving autopilot system wasn't responsible for a crash in Minnesota, despite what he initially told investigators.

Gross! Car covered in slime, wriggling eels in nightmarish crash

2017-07-14 11:10

What's worse than a five-car pile-up? How about including a truck filled with slimy eels. Watch as vehicles on a highway are drenched in slime and wriggling sea creatures.

 

'Action needed to deal with 'Blue-light brigade' drivers' - AA

2017-08-18 13:52

The Automobile Association says the Presidential Protection Unit is sending a message to ordinary South Africans that some politicians are more important than anyone else on the road.

WATCH: Crash on N1 in Centurion, driver tries to flee the scene

2017-08-16 12:51

A video uploaded on social media shows a Gauteng motorist attempt to flee the scene of a crash. The driver caused a bakkie to overturn on the N1 highway near Centurion.

4 killed in car crash didn't use seatbelts; 2 survivors did

2017-08-08 09:45

Police say four people killed in a Vermont car crash weren't wearing seatbelts but two people in a pickup truck they hit head on were wearing seatbelts and survived.

PICS: British driver totals Ferrari an hour after purchase

2017-07-30 11:21

A British driver has survived a major crash in his Ferrari, an hour after he bought it. Local police called it a "miracle escape," but the car was not so lucky.

Ford Kuga recall in SA, BMW's electric car focus... 5 top motoring stories

2017-07-26 18:47

Ford begins 'phase 2' of its local Kuga recall, SA Bike of the Year finalists... here's your midweek motoring news wrap.

Trucks behaving badly, 26 car pile-up - 5 crazy SA crashes

2017-07-22 11:00

From a SUV crashing into a wall in Jozi to a dramatic 26 car pile-up, check out these SA crash clips.

Should Tesla's autopilot cars be allowed on public roads following crashes?

2017-07-19 09:01

'We need to build safeguards into the emerging industry for driverless cars,' writes Toby Walsh, Professor of AI at UNSW, as he speaks on Tesla's autopilot technology.

Why you should be careful at intersections in SA: SUV crashes through wall in Jozi

2017-07-18 13:58

CCTV captures the moment an SUV smashes into a vehicle and crashes into a perimeter wall in Randburg.

WATCH: 26 cars involved in N17 crash pile-up

2017-07-18 08:53

Dashcam footage shows a huge crash involving more than 20 cars along the N17. The pile-up was due to a nearby veld fire covering the road in heavy smoke. Warning: graphic footage.

WATCH: Truck crashes through traffic, rolls onto its side

2017-07-13 09:29

Imagine sitting in your car, minding your business in traffic when all of sudden a truck approaches ahead, smashes through road barriers and flips onto its side...

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