'Filling their coffers by punishing motorists' - readers respond to Cape Town traffic woes

2017-08-22 19:00

'The biggest culprit during peak hour is the behaviour of drivers', 'Inadequate road infrastructure'... Wheels24 readers share their views on Cape Town's traffic problem.

Striking taxi drivers on the rampage in Pretoria

2017-08-16 10:17

Striking taxi drivers have turned on motorists in Tshwane, smashing cars and attacking pedestrians.

#TaxiStrike: Joburg mini-bus drivers demand 'scrapping 100% of fines'

2017-08-16 08:22

Mini-bus taxi drivers are protesting in Tshwane on Wednesday morning, blocking several roads. What are their demands? 'Taxi drivers want 100% of their fines scrapped'...

Major roads in JHB blocked by protesters ahead of no confidence vote

2017-08-08 07:34

Major roads in the Johannesburg area have been blocked with burning tyres and rocks ahead of the vote of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma in Parliament.

More reasons why rush-hour traffic is bad for your health

2017-08-01 09:56

Being stuck in traffic isn't only bad for your nerves; pollution and noise levels also take their toll.

Ford Kuga recall in SA, BMW's electric car focus... 5 top motoring stories

2017-07-26 18:47

Ford begins 'phase 2' of its local Kuga recall, SA Bike of the Year finalists... here's your midweek motoring news wrap.

Dealing with roadblocks in SA: Know your rights

2017-06-27 08:28

'I’ve been pulled over in a roadblock, and it’s quite intimidating. What should I know?' We explore your rights regarding roadblocks in SA.

Some taxis begin to operate after Durban blockade

2017-05-31 14:41

Some minibus taxis from the south of Durban have begun operating after they blocked major routes in Durban.

Makeover for Joburg's Main Reef interchange

2017-05-11 16:36

The M2 West Highway and Main Reef Road in are set to receive a R30m upgrade to ease congestion and improve access, reports the Johannesburg Roads Agency.

Late for the match - speedster clocked at 237km/h tells police

2017-05-01 20:00

Ekurhuleni metro police have arrested five motorists in Bedfordview and Edenvale for driving above the 120km/h speed limit.


Cape Town – worst traffic in SA: Here’s what the city is doing about it

2017-08-21 10:03

Cape Town has the worst traffic in South Africa. Part of the city's plan is to roll out special video-equipped traffic wardens to alleviate the congestion...

SA motorists need to 'prepare for cold snap' - warns AA

2017-08-16 09:02

Heavy rain, and possibly snow, will affect large parts of the country this week as a cold front hits SA. The expected cold snap could cause major disruptions to traffic.

4 injured in bridge collapse on N3 highway in Germiston

2017-08-09 09:01

Four people have been injured after a pedestrian bridge on the N3 highway in Germiston collapsed, according to Ekurhuleni metro police.

Woman killed after bakkie and MyCiti bus collide

2017-08-04 10:03

A Western Cape traffic official has confirmed that a woman was killed after a MyCiti bus and a Corsa utility bakkie collided in Milnerton, Cape Town.

SA's top car brands for customer service, BMW's 'Spaghetti' car... your weekend motoring wrap

2017-07-30 11:32

A BMW i3 'Spaghetti' has been sold for R1.5-million, Ford begins 'phase 2' of its local Kuga recall and Gauteng driver licensing woes continue... here's your weekend motoring news wrap.

WATCH: How to fix traffic forever?

2017-07-25 08:06

No more traffic signs, more highways... a video tackles the issue of global traffic congestion. What do you think could be done to reduce congestion in SA?

Man caught driving 248km/h near Bloemfontein

2017-06-17 17:41

A Durban man has been arrested on the N1 north near Bloemfontein after he was caught driving 248km/h.

N2 closed due to protest action in Cape Town

2017-05-29 08:32

The N2 highway near the R102 in Macassar, Cape Town has been closed due to protest action.

Protesters block roads around Eldorado Park

2017-05-08 07:40

Protest action has been sparked by Eldorado Park residents, who have blockaded roads around the area, heavily affecting traffic.

Ultimate 'reverse' of shame: Why you shouldn't try to cheat traffic

2017-04-26 11:10

Here's why you shouldn't try to cheat traffic - a driver is forced to perform a 'reverse of shame' for attempting to drive against the flow of traffic.

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