Here's everything you should know about renting a vehicle

2019-08-28 14:19

Renting a vehicle for a business trip or a holiday is extremely convenient, but it does come with a whole bunch of risks. Here are a few things you should know if you're planning on hiring a car.

SEE: In case of an emergency here's why you should be read SA route markers

2018-10-18 09:45

The little signs on the side of the road that most never notice could save your life if you suffer car trouble.

WATCH: 'I was trying to get my phone' – incredible moment driver rolls huge truck

2018-09-14 15:12

Dashcam footage captures the terrifying moment a driver gets up from his seat, leaves the wheel unattended and crashes his truck. Why was he so reckless? He was attempting to retrieve his cellphone.

WATCH: Remember that Mazda that was swallowed by a huge sinkhole? Here's why Centurion is sinking

2018-08-28 11:42

'More than 30 sinkholes have appeared in Centurion in the last year,' reports Carte Blanche as it highlights a huge problem for motorists and homeowners in Gauteng.

WATCH: Shedding some light on driving in the dark in SA

2018-08-08 09:04

Driving a car on a lengthy journey can take its toll on your body, even more so at night when visibility is limited. Here are a few tips to help you drive safely in the dark.

'Ponzi' scams woes in SA, Plenty of new models heading to the country - Your Sunday wrap

2018-07-15 10:30

Want to make your car a bit faster or want to know what happens to your car after you traded it in? Here is the top stories of the week.

WATCH: Driver crashes Ferrari minutes after renting it: Here's what you should about insuring a sports car in SA

2018-07-01 07:00

Owning a performance sports cars is a dream many petrolheads share but sadly many drivers lack the training and experience to handle fast vehicles on our roads.

What to do after witnessing a 'hit-and-run' incident

2018-06-28 10:58

Whether it is a slight fender bender or something more serious like knocking down a pedestrian, a hit and run incident is a crime in South Africa.

Huge storm hits the Cape: Your wet weather driving guide for dealing with heavy rains and flooded roads in SA

2018-06-14 12:32

A huge cold front has hit the Western Cape, with significant rainfall experienced throughout the Western Cape. We list vital tips for motorists dealing with heavy rain and flooded roads.

Heavy storm lashes the Cape: Top tips for driving in wet weather

2018-06-02 17:18

A cold front has lashed the Western Cape causing heavy flooding, rockslides and damage to property. We look at ways motorists should handle heavy rain and flooded roads.


'I'm still living everything that happened, it doesn't go away' - Ex-convict 'Jub Jub' leads SA road safety campaign

2018-12-10 13:40

'I did what I did. I went to prison for it, I came out. I'm still living everything that happened since 2010, it doesn't go away. So if that's the lifestyle you want to live then go ahead,' says Molemo 'Jub Jub' Maarohanye as he leads a new road safety campaign.

Here are four times bad guys got the short end of the stick on the road

2018-09-27 08:55

In the heat of the moment your body's fight-or-flight instinct kicks in - we look at incidents of motorists fighting back against hijackers in South Africa.

'The majority of them are rude and a nuisance!' - How do you feel about window washers at traffic intersections in SA?

2018-09-13 08:44

'I will not have them near my car ever again', 'We'll help and give when we can', 'At least they are trying to earn money'... Readers respond to window washers at traffic intersections in SA.

New VW Jetta will attempt to break the land speed record, Motorcycle powered by an aircraft engine - Here are your top motoring stories of the week

2018-08-12 18:00

Top stories, new models and the commemoration of Women's day... Here are all your top motoring stories of the week.

WATCH: Understanding driver fatigue and how incredibly dangerous it can be on SA's roads

2018-07-18 09:44

As a result of our hectic 24-hour lifestyles, many of us don’t allocate enough time for sleep and regularly find ourselves in a state of sleep deprivation. This can be incredibly dangerous on the road.

How fast can the cops drive in a high-speed chase and is it legal for them to break the law?

2018-07-12 12:13

Are police the allowed to break road rules and the speed limit when pursuing suspects? We asked two road safety experts to shed light on the matter.

Classic cars, 'Frankenstein' Ferrari - top motoring stories you shouldn't miss

2018-06-29 19:30

From classic cars to why smoking weed and driving is a bad idea, catch up on all the top motoring stories both locally and internationally.

Caught in the crossfire: Here's what to do if you're caught in deadly cash-in-transit heists in SA

2018-06-26 12:09

The recent spate of cash-in-transit heists across South Africa highlights the importance of safety and security on our roads. Here's what to do if you witness road crime in SA.

WATCH: What are they thinking? SA learners 'play chicken' with heavy trucks

2018-06-12 12:34

Road deaths are an enormous problem in South Africa; a video, taken in the Western Cape, shows learners purposely running in front of oncoming trucks!

Stock theft in SA: Thieves busted stealing 6 large sheep in a Toyota Tazz

2018-05-21 14:53

Police officers in Cathcart, Eastern Cape arrested two thieves suspected of stock theft - officers found a Toyota Tazz loaded to the brim with six sheep.

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