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.

Speed cops pooh-pooh wee-wee excuses

2014-08-25 12:36

Two drivers used the old 'I needed the toilet' story when they were caught speeding over the weekend on the same road on the East Rand - one even blaming his crying little girl.

Speeding? Lookout for SOD's law

2013-10-22 14:15

The Western Cape transport department has just spent R6.5-million on a speed-over-distance camera system for the straight R27 West Coast road. Just another money-making scheme?

Bieber probed for reckless driving

2013-05-29 08:45

Los Angeles County Sheriff's detectives are investigating pop star Justin Bieber for reckless driving after witnesses complained.

Runaway car - or teen prank?

2013-02-27 11:05

Texan teen Elez Lushaj claims a freak malfunction took him on a terrifying highway ride at close to 200km/h - but did it really?


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.

Tailgaters, speedsters rife: Are you guilty?

2014-05-27 13:17

57% of British drivers own up to risky tailgating yet 95% are concerned by drivers following to closely, a survey by Brake and Direct Line reveals. Would we see similar results in South Africa?

Cruise control: Long-run danger?

2013-09-18 13:16

Cruise control helps reduce speeding but at the cost of alertness on a long journey, a study has found.

Jail for lying minister and ex?

2013-03-08 10:12

Former UK energy minister and his ex-wife are facing jail after being found guilty of lying about speeding demerits 10 years ago.

Princes' pal nailed at 208

2012-12-20 13:25

A night club-owning socialite friend of Britain’s princes William and Harry has been banned from driving for doing 208km/h on UK motorway.

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