Telkom CEO appears in court on car fraud allegations

2015-07-03 15:34

Telkom CEO Sipho Maseko has appeared in a Johannesburg court after being summoned to respond to allegations of traffic regulation fraud.

Readers respond: Centurion test centre chaos

2015-01-26 10:49

Ismail Vadi, Gauteng's MEC for roads and transport, promised to put an end to poor service experienced at the Centurion Driver Testing Centre in Tshwane. Wheels24 readers respond...

Sexy 'Car Curse of 39' strikes again

2014-07-23 12:05

A traffic department in Afghanistan has 800 unwanted licence plates bearing the number '39' because the locals don't want to be connected to the sexual taboo associated with the number.

UK to scrap licence discs

2014-01-06 09:52

The UK is to scrap road-tax discs in favour of an online system. Imagine doing away with the tedium of queuing at a South African traffic department to obtain your licence disc?

Reader: Plan for SA road safety

2013-04-12 13:07

Reader GERRIT KELLERMAN believes that "if there is any earnest commitment from the government to reduce the slaughter on South African roads” it should follow his plan for road safety.

Banned Tevez out driving again

2013-03-11 13:41

Manchester City player Carlos Tevez, who received a six-month driving ban in January 2013 could face jail after being arrested for driving his Porsche Cayenne while banned.

Reader: W Cape fees a disgrace

2013-02-19 20:00

Reader COLIN BUBB says the proposed vehicle licence fee increase for the Western Cape "is a disgrace".

Readers respond: Licence ban?

2013-01-14 14:09

We asked you to respond to the Inkatha Freedom Party calls for a lifetime licence ban for drivers guilty of drunk-driving on South Africa's roads. Read Wheels24 readers responses...

Reckless motorists risk losing licences

2010-12-28 15:32

Transport Minister Sibusiso Ndebele has warned that from 2011 drunk and other reckless drivers could have their licences suspended or revoked altogether.

Teen driver ahead

2010-02-19 10:15

Placing a teen behind the wheel of a motor vehicle takes cojones of steel. And then you get arrested.


Plastic not fantastic for UK car licence

2015-06-03 12:10

Drivers should be wary of holiday car-hire confusion and delay when the UK's paper counterpart driving licence becomes obsolete later in June.

Chaos at test centre as MEC crashes in

2015-01-23 09:37

Long queues, poor management... that's a Gauteng MEC's verdict after a shock visit to the Centurion Driver Testing Centre in Tshwane.

R166 000: Blue Eyes' ticket to ride sold

2014-06-30 11:39

Singer and actor Frank Sinatra's driving licence has been auctioned to an undisclosed buyer in New Jersey. Now somebody else has his ticket to ride...

US kissing off car love affair?

2013-09-02 09:53

The average distance drivers cover in the US has dropped and one expert believes the open road is no longer the pathway to freedom it once was. Is America's love affair with cars over?

Road slaughter: Reader responds

2013-04-04 11:13

Reader FIONA SEEDAT responds to CHRIS BARRY’s article on SA road slaughter and says government departments should “present a unified stance” to combat road deaths.

Reader: 'He will kill again'

2013-02-20 09:36

Wheels24 reader Lethiwe Zondo believes that returning the drivers licence to a man who allegedly killed five joggers in SA puts other road users as risk.

W Cape vehicle licences to rise?

2013-02-19 10:29

A mooted increase in Western Cape vehicle licence fees could see the province's car owners having to fork out between R336 and R456 a year in future.

'To hell with licence' protest

2012-11-22 10:20

Police in China have arrested a car owner for attempting to organise a campaign against rising vehicle licence fees.

Reckless motorists risk losing licences

2010-12-28 15:32

Transport Minister Sibusiso Ndebele has warned that from 2011 drunk and other reckless drivers could have their licences suspended or revoked altogether.

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