Cape toll defeat: Sanral to mull new path

2016-09-22 16:23

Reacting to Sanral's latest defeat in the Cape Winelands toll saga, the agency says it will decide on a new course of action to address congestion and urban development.

Outa slams 'unworkable' e-toll rules for disabled discounts

2016-08-17 13:42

New e-toll regulations exempting disabled people may seem noble but are in fact meaningless because they are impractical and cumbersome, says civil rights body Outa.

Warning of heavy weather, dangerous roads along N3

2016-07-22 17:33

The South African Weather Services has warned motorists travelling to KwaZulu-Natal to take extra care as heavy weather is expected on sections along the N3 Toll route.

Gravel travel! Top 5 off-road routes in Southern Africa

2016-04-26 08:13

'Love them or hate them, there’s no denying that gravel roads pass through more scenic landscapes than some highways do,' writes Cyril Klopper who lists his top 5 gravel roads in Southern Africa.

WATCH: Moment JMPD officer shoves driver

An eyewitness captures the moment a motorist is shoved by a JMPD officer. Another officer then asks the woman not to film discussions between the man and JMPD personnel.

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Judgment reserved in Cape toll battle

2015-08-18 13:59

Judge Ashley Binns-Ward has reserved judgment in the City of Cape Town’s bid to have a Sanral decision to toll highways in the Cape set aside.

City has no reason for delaying toll process - Sanral

2015-08-13 12:17

The City of Cape Town has not given a reason why it delayed its application to have Sanral’s toll plans reviewed and set aside, says the national road agency.

No record of Sanral decision on Cape tolls - City

2015-08-11 16:09

A lawyer for the City of Cape Town says there is no evidence to show the Sanral board has made a decision to declare portions of the N1 and N2 as toll roads.

Effectiveness of Joburg pothole app questioned

2015-04-15 11:52

Questions are being asked about how effective a Johannesburg Roads Agency mobile application is in helping to get potholes fixed.

5 things to do in a roadside emergency

2014-11-10 07:22

Flat tyre, mechanical issues, a huge crash... a roadside emergencies can be extremely traumatic. Our safety tips will help you to prepare for the worst. Take a read...


E-tolls collection firm no longer in SA hands

2016-08-17 16:30

The company collecting payments for Gauteng' controversial e-toll system is now fully owned by the Austrian conglomerate Kapsch.

Sanral appeals Winelands toll plan ruling

2016-08-17 08:33

Sanral has appealed a judgment in favour of the City of Cape Town over the right to toll the N1 and the N2 highways at the Supreme Court of Appeal.

Motorists outraged over ‘shoddy work’ on PMB roads

2016-05-19 10:42

The poor road surface on some roads in Allandale has outraged motorists and residents who claim sub-standard workmanship is damaging their vehicles.

Sanral vs Outa: 'Row bad for Gauteng drivers'

2016-04-13 10:15

'The issues raised by Outa and the subsequent response by Sanral... is not the most immediate and pressing concern to South African motorists, especially those in Gauteng,' says the Automobile Association.

Alli's 'olive branch' to De Lille over Cape tolls

2015-08-27 14:45

Sanral CEO Nazir Alli has written to the Cape Town mayor to ask for a 'win-win' solution because he believes citizens will be prejudiced by a delay in the project to upgrade roads.

Cape Town takes shotgun approach on tolls, court hears

2015-08-13 16:08

The City of Cape Town is entirely against tolling and has taken a shotgun approach, the Western Cape High Court has heard.

Sanral's Cape toll plan discriminatory, City argues

2015-08-12 13:44

Sanral failed to take into consideration that tolling sections of the highway into Cape Town would unfairly discriminate against the poor, says the City of Cape Town.

Cape toll process entirely irrational, court hears

2015-08-11 13:37

It is "entirely irrational" for decision-makers to approve tolls without knowing whether they would be affordable or financially viable, the City of Cape Town has argued in court.

German road deaths near 65-year low

2015-02-26 08:52

The number of people killed on Germany's roads edged higher in 2014 but was still the second-fewest 65 years.

Driver training still 'a challenge' in SA

2014-10-15 13:12

Driver training is one of the single biggest interventions that can salvage the tarnished reputation of the transport sector, writes Toni Fritz, head of vehicle and asset finance at Standard Bank.

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