The fine print: Understanding the rules of the road

2017-03-16 14:35

Here's what you should do the next time you’re pulled over or receive that tell-tale envelope in the mail.

Western Cape roads remain lethal: Christmas long weekend claims 19 lives

2016-12-28 10:50

The Western Cape roads have claimed 19 lives this Christmas long weekend, despite several warnings and safety campaigns from the provincial transport department.

Cape Town sinkhole, R18 000 speed fine... 6 crazy stories this week

2016-08-23 13:45

From a sinkhole in Cape Town to an R18 000 speed fine in Durban... this week has already seen several crazy stories in South Africa.

SA speedsters: 1005 fined in WCape, 5 nabbed in KZN

2016-06-22 07:37

The KwaZulu-Natal transport department has called for law enforcement to up the ante after 5 motorists were caught for excessive speeding while R254 100 worth of fines were issued in the Western Cape.

Get out of the bushes! Users respond to SA's hidden cops

2015-10-23 11:35

Do you think hidden traffic cops are effective at curbing speedsters on SA's roads? More than 28 000 users say NO. Find out why...

Speedster busted for Facebook video

2015-09-14 08:56

If you're driving at illegal speeds, don't brag about it on social media - a driver has been arrested for his speeding antics posted on Facebook.

SA's latest top speeders - guess how fast?

2015-03-23 07:56

'Testing a new toy', 'dropping a sibling at soccer practice'. Just two of the excuses from speeders in Gauteng. Wait until you find out how fast they were going...

Gun, bribe bid: 22 up for drunk driving

2015-03-10 08:23

22 drivers were arrested for speeding in Jozi over the weekend - one even pulling a gun on a cop then offering a R100 bribe. Cheapskate!

'Why was I speeding? Why need a reason?'

2015-01-26 08:12

A rider was caught doing 195km/h 'for no reason at all'. On the same stretch of road, a driver, sprinting at 185km/h, told police he was late for breakfast...

Bianchi going too fast - probe report

2014-12-03 20:42

Now brain-damaged Jules Bianchi was going too fast after being flagged to slow down in rain during the 2014 Japanese F1 GP, says an official report on his horrific crash.


KZN motorist nabbed doing 224km/h

2017-01-03 11:04

A KwaZulu-Natal man is expected to appear in the Scottburgh Magistrate's Court after he was nabbed driving at 224km/h.

Speed signs in SA: Here's all you need to know

2016-10-10 11:27

Different speed signs have different meanings. We look at what each sign means, as well as how motorists should use it.

WATCH: Moment suspect opens fire at motorbike cop in Pretoria

Watch as a police officer tails suspects before gunfire rings out.

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WATCH: Speeding cop pulled over by driver

'I don’t think I was speeding' says a police officer who was pulled over and recorded by a concerned citizen. The best part? The cop is lectured: 'I think we should all lead by example...'

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PMB’s speed fine debacle

2015-10-12 11:00

A private company, TMT Services and Supplies (Pty) Ltd, has been accused of using “blackmail-type” tactics to get Pietermaritzburg residents to pay their speeding fines.

You won't believe how fast a TV guy went

2015-06-02 11:43

Speed freak Guy Martin could be in hot water after driving at more than four times the speed limit in an Aston Martin Vanquish on the Isle of Man. VIDEO

Tailgaters: Quiet menace in your mirrors

2015-03-16 11:42

Arrive Alive says most rear-end collisions are caused when drivers leave insufficient space to the vehicle ahead - known as tailgating. Stoppit, already!

No clean getaway for speedy soapie star

2015-02-26 09:11

KZN traffic cops are looking for former Generations soapie star Siyabonga Twala after he was clocked at 153km/h on the N2 near Ballito.

Viet vet executed for traffic-stop murder

2015-01-14 10:40

A man who had shot a sheriff's deputy 17 years ago for being stopped for speeding was executed on Tuesday.

'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.

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