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.

5 killed as gunmen shoot-up car wash

2014-10-13 10:08

A total of 14 people were killed in two shootings and a crash in Ezakheni, Ladysmith on Saturday. Government's response? 'We are lost for words,' says kwaZulu-Natal premier Senzo Mchunu.

Future cars must 'talk to each other'

2014-08-19 07:42

Future vehicles on US roads might be able to warn road users of potential danger and mitigate collisions as the Obama administration wants cars to be able to communicate with each other.

Second thoughts on e-tolls?

2014-06-15 11:19

The Gauteng government is reportedly taking a second look at e-tolls as a funding source for building highways in the province.

Hate Jozi potholes? There's an app for that!

2014-05-15 11:44

The Johannesburg Road Agency has launched a mobile application that allows SA road users to report potholes and road issues. Will the JRA fix them though?


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...

'Late for church' driver going like hell

2014-10-13 12:27

A woman was speed-trapped at 202km/h in a Mercedes-Benz C-Class on the N3 near Vosloorus, Ekurhuleni. Her reason? She said she was rushing to get to church.

No to fuel levy replacing Gauteng e-tolls

2014-09-21 15:13

Gauteng's e-tolls will not be replaced with a fuel levy after the country's other eight provinces overwhelmingly rejected this idea.

Province with most 'legal' drivers named

2014-07-21 13:08

How many South African road users have licences? The annual SA national travel survey reveals telling statistics on driving licence holders. Find out how your province fared!

Contractor crisis delays Cape road projects

2014-05-30 12:57

Major road projects around Cape Town have been delayed, because the contractors have either gone bankrupt or have severe cash-flow problems, says the city.

British drivers fear 'Smart' freeways

2014-05-09 10:25

'Smart' freeways are being rolled out across the UK but a survey reveals many drivers would feel unsafe using them. Why would that be...?

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