Long drive? Energy drinks work, no bull!

2015-01-08 11:55

Drowsy drivers can a be a danger on the road. Can a gulp of an energy drink be beneficial to sleepy drivers? A UK university finds outs...

Gaming vs Reality: Shotgun driver

2013-12-31 12:36

One of the world's top video game drivers takes on a professional racer for a unique track challenge – Racing a virtual Renault Megane RS inside its real-world equivalent. Watch the awesome video!

Pinetown crash driver: No bail

2013-10-23 08:33

The driver accused of killing 24 people when his truck crashed through a road junction has been denied bail by the Pinetown Magistrate's Court.

Lucky escape: That car could've been crushed!

2013-09-03 07:31

A dash-cam captured the moment a car avoided being flattened by a massive boulder in Taiwan. Watch the breathtaking video!

Speech-to-text distracting drivers

2013-06-12 12:31

A study reveals that speech-to-text devices can prove to be a distraction behind the wheel, even more so than listening to the radio or conversing with passengers.

'What we've done with car hurt us'

2013-04-12 10:05

McLaren's Jenson Button reckons his team can make up lost ground because its cars have more development potential than their rivals.

Free cars for 'Barely Legals'

2013-04-12 07:41

Texting while driving, swearing at other drivers, driving while drunk... the UK authorities are probing the BBC reality show 'Barely Legal Drivers'.

First for Red Bull - female driver

2013-04-08 13:39

Formula 1 team Red Bull has signed up a female driver to its famous driver development "junior team" in 2013.

Huge petrol price rise on way

2013-03-01 13:45

Dig deeper vehicle owners - the price of petrol will increase by 81 cents a litre as of March 6 while diesel will increase by 58.3c/litre.

Hulk: 'F1 drivers egomaniacs'

2013-02-08 13:16

Formula 1 is a team sport but drivers are basically "egomaniacs" on the track says Sauber's Nico Hulkenberg.

Tunland shows its softer side

2013-02-05 07:57

Foton has added an affordable soft-roader version of its Tunland 4x4 to its offerings in South Africa. Will the 4x2 have an impact in the doggedly-loyal bakkie market?

Reader: Ban drunk drivers

2013-01-04 11:59

Reader RIEKIE believes drunk drivers pose a danger to all road users and agrees with the Inkatha Freedom Party's call for a life ban on guilty drivers.

Pyjamas speeder trapped at 142

2012-11-12 07:56

Two drivers, one of them in his pyjamas, and a motorcyclist have been arrested by Ekurhuleni traffic cops for speeding in Benoni.

Video: Two-day binge turns deadly

2012-09-26 09:58

A drunk driver travelling at more than 200km/h lost control and slammed into a bus stop, killing seven people and injuring three. He'd been drinking for TWO DAYS!


Reader: 'Why I don't watch F1 any more'

2014-08-28 11:29

'A greedy sport, where outcome isn't decided by drivers but by bureaucrats and greedy interests,' says Danish Wheels24 reader VENLIG HILSEN. Here's why he's so off F1...

Gaming vs Reality: Shotgun driver

2013-12-30 09:52

One of the world's top video game drivers takes on a professional racer for a unique track challenge – Racing a virtual Renault Megane RS inside its real-world equivalent. Watch the awesome video!

Massa tweets Ferrari exit

2013-09-11 07:34

Felipe Massa announced via Twitter on Tuesday that he would stop driving for Ferrari at the end of the 2013 season.

Cyclist vs Driver: Road rage in Russia

2013-08-28 11:52

A video uploaded to YouTube shows a cyclist and a driver engage in a volatile bout of road rage in Russia. Watch as they end up brawling in the street!

Women can't compete in F1 - Moss

2013-04-15 14:26

British racing legend Stirling Moss does not believe that women are “mentally tough enough” to compete in Formula 1, despite the presence of female test drivers and team principals.

Alonso scoffs at Massa quali's

2013-04-12 10:05

Ferrari driver Fernando Alonso has responded dismissively to the qualifying edge currently enjoyed by his team mate Felipe Massa, saying "he can't sleep" and "is losing his hair".

Nissan going all tech-savvy

2013-04-08 14:11

Nissan UK has added technical upgrades to its crossover SUV which are interesting but not for SA; instead, the SA model range is set to expand with its own new gear. GALLERY

Cape road deaths down 35%

2013-03-15 08:00

Road deaths in the Western Cape during February 2013 declined by 35% from the same month in 2012, according to the province's 'Safely Home' campaign.

SA honours Dakar hero Giniel

2013-02-27 09:18

South African Dakar hero Giniel de Villiers has been named 2012 SA Motor Sportsman of the Year - and his team boss was honoured, too.

Snow-baby saved in horror crash

2013-02-06 09:16

A nightmare moment for any parent happened in Russia when a crash caused an infant to be flung into the path of oncoming traffic. Watch the terrifying video!

F1 2013 calendar unclear

2013-01-08 08:14

For a sport timed down to a thousandth of a second, Formula 1 seems to be finding it surprisingly difficult to get to grips with its 2013 calendar.

SA driver habits revealed - survey

2012-11-14 09:53

85% of drivers sing in their cars, 11% got engaged in a vehicle... South African drivers reveal how affectionate they are to their rides, according to a new survey.

Reader: Driving is a paradox

2012-10-24 11:45

Reader Tyron Louw, about to complete his Masters of Science degree in Ergonomics at Rhodes University, explores the paradox of driving.

Deltawing to race in Petit Le Mans

2012-09-18 08:29

The team behind the radical Nissan DeltaWing has declared it has "unfinished business" after being unceremoniously shoved out of the famous Le Mans 24 Hours in June 2012. VIDEO

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