ARTICLES RELATING TO ROAD

5 top tips on handling road rage

2014-04-07 13:57

Traffic jams, inconsiderate drivers, taxis… as thousands of South Africans head for their Easter holiday keeping your cool behind the wheel is critical. 5 tips for dealing with road rage!

Carlisle: WCape road deaths drop

2013-12-24 08:06

The Western Cape has recorded 100 road deaths in December 2013 compared to 153 during the same period in 2012, reports transport and public works MEC Robin Carlisle.

Video: Russian road explodes

2013-11-28 08:03

South Africans travelling this holiday season might have to contend with the scourge of potholes. In Russia however, the roads are out to get you as a dash cam shows the moment a street erupts. Watch the crazy video!

Road safety: Take your seat

2013-06-28 12:30

The correct seating position could mean the difference between minor injuries and tragedy during a crash, writes Fleet Magazine.

New GL in SA - classiest 4x4xfar

2013-04-26 07:17

New exterior design, lighter and loads of tech, Mercedes-Benz' new GL has arrived as the classiest way to bundu bash across SA!

Pirelli drop soft tyres for Bahrain

2013-04-16 14:10

Formula 1 tyre suppliers Pirelli have decided against using soft tyres at the Bahrain Grand Prix.

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'.

Video: Nissan GT newbies crash

2013-04-03 12:26

'Professional drivers in training', having graduated from PlayStation to "real world" driving, take their toll on Nissan’s 370Z cars at the 2013 GT academy. It's Nismo's crash compilation.

SA-bound JCW Paceman unleashed

2013-02-28 09:49

Mini adds a seventh model in its John Cooper Works range with the performance version of its Paceman. Check out the 160kW JCW Paceman headed for South Africa!

Video: EU demands 'quiet' cars

2013-02-07 09:57

Cars in Europe should become quieter to protect public health, according to a draft law approved by the European Parliament on February 7 2013.

 

Holiday horror: 855 killed on SA's roads

2013-12-27 07:52

Since the start of December 2013, 855 people have been killed in more than 700 crashes in South Africa, reports the Road Traffic Management Corporation.

EC, WCape taxis 'speed, ignore rules'

2013-12-23 09:52

Taxi drivers covering long distances "do not adhere to speed limits, are often ignorant of the 100km/h speed limit for taxis and drive faster if they are not the owners of the vehicle," according to research by Stellenbosch University.

Win with Wheels24: R20 000 in prizes!

2013-11-26 09:32

Tyres, shock absorbers, batteries… Wheels24 is giving away more than R20 000 in prizes this holiday season. Enter now and stand a chance to win!

SA drivers: Shock survey result

2013-04-30 09:37

Highest in breaking the rules of the road but tops in checking their tyres... a global survey of young drivers reveals some startling statistics about SA's young drivers!

Reader: Hummer killer's offer

2013-04-24 06:28

Wheels24 reader FIONA SEEDAT says "absolution cannot be bought" as Hummer killer-driver Indi Hamalindi Chiyabu offered victims' families R700 000 in compensation.

R277-million Cape road upgrade

2013-04-15 11:09

The department of transport and public works has undertaken a R277-million upgrade of the Southern Cape road system - the Gansbaai-Bredasdorp Project.

BMW hits the SAC again wth X4

2013-04-05 09:52

BMW's done it again! yet another niche carved in its crossover SUV line-up. Take a close look with us at the X4 concept! GALLERY

Govt goes to war on bad driving

2013-03-15 13:37

Speeding, dangerous overtaking, fatigue... safety on the road over the Easter break has a lot more to do with a driver's attitude than simply making sure your vehicle is road-trip ready.

2013 Volvo XC70 - ruggedly posh

2013-02-21 08:15

The 2013 Volvo XC70 - the redesign has produced rugged sophistication for all-terrain adventures

Reader: New car, poor tyres

2013-02-05 16:45

Readers say... Chris believes that automakers and dealers should end the "dangerous practice" of supplying "sub-standard spare wheels".

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