WATCH: Volvo's insane 'Flying Passenger’ stunt is nothing short of epic!

2016-11-29 13:16

A Volvo truck tows a paraglider up a mountain pass in Croatia in a precision stunt never tried before.

Bad driving in SA: Two trucks chase each other as lanes merge

Wheels24 user lvuyozililo sent in this harrowing clip of two truck drivers attempting to race each other as lanes merge.

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This truck driver thought he could wheelie get away with this

Have a listen to this hilarious conversation between a truck driver and a traffic cop who halts the heavy-duty vehicle after noticing it has no front-wheels! (Remember to turn the subtitles on).

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Startup wants to put self-driving trucks on highways

2016-05-17 15:17

A robot-loving engineer who helped steer Google's work on self-driving cars is aiming to transplant the technology to trucks barrelling down the highway.

Amazon's Jeff Bezos backs 'Uber of trucks' startup

2015-10-27 10:21

Trucking isn't the first thing that comes to mind when considering industries ripe for disruption but a number of big tech hitters are looking to shake up the space.

Say hello to the Ace up Tata's sleeve

2015-07-29 09:45

Tata's Super Ace one-ton bakkie has a number of interior and exterior tweaks and there's a new mid-spec EX2. Details and gallery!

Truck problems for school

2015-06-15 11:21

“ABSOLUTE lawlessness and utter chaos.” This is how Berg Street Primary School principal Reshma Amritlall describes the daily problems the school faces from truck drivers congesting the surrounding area.

Rush-hour truck restrictions on way for SA

2015-04-15 15:45

In a move likely to hearten drivers and anger freight companies, Transport Minister Dipuo Peters said her department is proposing restrictions for goods vehicles on public roads. The SA Road and Freight Association responds...

Dangerous freeway filter caught on video

2014-05-22 12:11

Are you a victim of dangerous filtering when joining the freeway? Or are you one of those drivers who simply doesn't care and swerves out in front of traffic. Watch the video!

Big-wheel heaven for truckers

2013-06-03 13:40

Sometimes two or four wheels just aren’t enough… petrolheads of a different nature gathered to pay respect to the monster-wheelers at Truckmania fest.


Travelling Trucks are back! Here's how they did it

2016-11-01 06:46

The forgotten warriors of the road - travelling trucks, vans, caravans, RVs and mobile homes - are making a comeback in more than one way.

EU slaps record 3-billion euro fine on truck cartel

2016-07-19 14:22

The EU slapped a record fine of nearly three billion euros on Europe's biggest truckmakers, accusing them of colluding to fix prices and dodge the costs of stricter pollution rules.

Startup wants to put self-driving big rigs on US highways

2016-05-18 08:13

A robot-loving engineer who helped steer Google's work on self-driving cars is aiming to transplant the technology to trucks barreling down the highway with up to 36 tons of cargo.

Msunduzi Municipal trucks accused of illegally dumping refuse in city suburb

2016-02-29 11:01

A Pietermaritzburg councillor has claimed that municipal trucks are openly, and illegally, dumping garden refuse in a city suburb.

Bakkie, truck sales to 'almost double' in Africa

2015-10-19 11:24

Africa represents the 'final automotive frontier' with sales of bakkies and trucks expected to nearly double by 2027. South Africa is leading the way...

Bakkies buy-back to cost FCA 'billions'

2015-07-28 09:15

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles could pay billions to buy back 193 000 defective trucks, part of a record fine for lapses in recalls of its vehicles.

Unroadworthy vehicles a 'huge problem' in SA

2015-04-17 13:06

The presence of unroadworthy vehicles and unlicensed drivers, as well as the failure of the traffic police are the main culprits of road carnage, writes Wheels24 reader DAVE THOMPSON.

Self-driving cars to be tested on public roads

2015-01-26 10:55

Self-driving vehicles could be headed for European roads in the near future as the Dutch government approves plans for large-scale testing of autonomous cars and trucks.

Tyre horror: Truck loses it on highway

2013-10-24 19:45

A motorway truck crash caused by a tyre blowout and captured on CCTV has become part of a tyre company's 'tyre safety month'. What’s more, the sub-text advice could save your life. VIDEO

EU to ditch 'brick-like' trucks

2013-04-17 08:16

Rolling out round-nosed trucks with aeroplane-style flaps at the back would cut fuel costs, reduce carbon emissions and save lives, reports the European Commission.

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