Travelling to Zim? Here's why SA drivers should know restrictions

2016-07-05 17:06

'We urge anyone travelling to Zimbabwe through Beitbridge to avail themselves of the situation first before attempting to cross there,' warns the Automobile Association as protests at the major border crossing continue.

Here's how you can pull off 4 epic movie roadtrips

2016-03-10 09:50

South Africans love a good road trip. This cool infographic shows you how to recreate famous movie journeys. Read on, reminisce and plan your next road trip.

General Tire #SARoadTrip winners: Week 2 & 3

2015-12-21 13:04

Share your best-ever Southern African destination with us and you could win incredible prizes. Here are next series of winners!

#SARoadTrip: Top 5 awesome gravel mountain passes

2015-12-03 15:00

There are some magnificent public roads that the government hasn't gotten round to tarring yet. Check out these top 5 gravel mountain passes in South Africa.

Be warned! Your car licence could expire without you knowing

2015-11-27 15:05

Is your vehicle licence set to expire soon? Be warned - the city of Cape Town won't send you a notice...

5 new SA road rules: What users say...

2015-11-20 10:42

'We don’t need new laws. We need law enforcement' are some of Wheels24 user responses to 5 new road laws for South Africa.

7 people you'll meet on a South African road trip

2015-11-18 10:08

From the 'Weskus' fisherman to the Karoo farmer... we list seven South African characters you're likely to meet on a local road trip.

Planning an SA road trip? 20 vehicle checks you must do!

2015-11-17 09:33

The holidays are on our doorstep and often the car is the last thing we prepare before heading off on a road trip. Here's what you should do...

5 magical mountain passes in SA

2015-11-16 11:31

Are you searching for challenge for your vehicle or a scenic road trip? Check out these magical mountain passes in South Africa.

Animals on the road: Here's what to do

2015-11-11 14:09

Have you encountered animals on the road en route to your holiday? The onus on preventing an incident lies firmly with the driver. Here's what to do...


Epic bike journey: Honouring 2 sisters' 1916 trek

2016-07-02 17:17

A century ago, when most roads weren't paved, two intrepid sisters embarked on a remarkable journey - a 6437km trek across the US on motorcycles.

Americans drive 5 trillion kilometres in 2015, a new record

2016-02-23 09:06

The US government reports that motorists hit a new record in 2015 - driving 5 trillion kilometres.

The road to get naked - waterfalls for skinny dippers

2015-12-07 08:42

Ready to bare it all this summer? Take the trip to Cape Town, the Garden Route or Johannesburg to one of these great falls.

How to fight traffic fines in SA: ALL you need to know

2015-12-01 12:44

'It's your Constitutional right to contest a traffic fine,' writes Justice Project South Africa chairman Howard Dembovsky. Read our guide on how to contest traffic fines.

7 Google Apps guaranteed to amp your travels

2015-11-26 08:11

If you've been limiting yourself to only using Google Maps on a road trip, you've been missing out. 'Okay Google', show us how to make travelling in SA awesome...

WATCH: Child car seats - All you need to know

2015-11-19 07:12

Can you be fined for not having a child car seat? How do I install them in my car? We answer 15 important things you should know about car-seat safety...

WATCH: Top 5 defensive driving tips for SA

2015-11-17 09:40

'Sometimes the best way to defend yourself against danger is to avoid confrontation altogether,' writes Arrive Alive editor, Johan Jonck, who shares his top defensive driving tips.

5 ways millennials win at road trips

2015-11-17 08:45

Millenials love new experiences, taking risks and living in the moment. Here are top 5 ways Millenials win at travelling.

Suzuki 4x4 legend lives on: New Vitara in SA

2015-11-16 11:17

Suzuki's fourth-generation Vitara has arrived in South Africa sporting a new design, AllGrip system and six-speed auto.

What happens if you crash a rental car?

2015-10-01 11:06

'No insurance company will cover you for reckless, negligent driving,' writes First Car Rental's executive head, Melissa Storey. What happens if you crash a rental car?

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