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If you're slow in the fast lane 'you're a danger on the road'

2017-09-12 07:58

'Speed limit or speed differentiation? Driving slower than the actual speed limit could actually cause more harm than good,' says MasterDrive SA.

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WATCH: Police yet to identify 'speeding cop' transporting children

A man dressed in police uniform, was filmed driving at 180 km/h on the N1 highway in Johannesburg, in a minibus taxi filled with children. Gauteng police told News24 that the driver's identity remains a mystery. Watch.

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Man arrested after clocking 231km/h in a Jag

2017-04-19 10:22

A man has been arrested for driving 231km/h in a Jaguar F-Type on the N4 near Alkmaar, Mpumalanga.

Speedsters, here's what a 193km/h crash does to your car

2017-04-12 09:03

When you speed your vehicle because a lethal force, threatening the lives of every road-user who has the misfortune of sharing the road with you. Here 6 tips for all motorists.

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.

 

Speeding garbage trolley caught at 60km/h: What the law says in SA

2017-09-06 17:00

Spotting a speeding garbage trolley travel along a local road at more than 60km/h is certainly an eye-opening experience but this practice is extremely dangerous to all road users.

'I couldn't sleep' - This Porsche driving 79-year-old was busted at 238km/h

2017-07-24 09:08

'I could not sleep' said a 79-year-old woman at her traffic court hearing in Belgium. She was busted for travelling nearly 240km/h behind the wheel of a Porsche Boxter GTS!

'No speed limits means motorists will pay attention to driving'

2017-04-18 08:37

'Speed is not a problem, its is made a problem in order to generate more income out of traffic fines,' writes Wheels24 reader JJ Smith about speed limits in SA.

Spotted cardboard police? 5 things you should know about SA’s cut-out cop car

2017-04-10 10:06

'These cut-outs are contributory measure towards curbing speeding and lawlessness on the road,' says the Bakwena N1/N4 toll project as it rolls out 'cut-out' cop cars.

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.

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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

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