ARTICLES RELATING TO MASTERDRIVE

Here's how the driver demerit system can affect your job, company in SA

2019-08-26 10:00

The Administrative Adjudication of Road Traffic Offences (Aarto) Act and Amendment Bill is a controversial issue. That aside, companies need to understand their responsibilities as well as ways to protect themselves from possible liability relating to employees’ driving offences.

Want to use less fuel while driving? MasterDrive SA discounts eco-driving program

2019-02-27 08:59

Estimates predict there will be a fuel price increase of at least 67c for petroleum and 84c for diesel to be implemented in the coming months.

No electricity? Here's how to drive during #Loadshedding

2019-02-13 07:45

With Stage 3 load-shedding affecting South Africa, here are a few tips to follow to ensure you stay safe on the roads when the lights go out.

Late for work? Here's how to handle increased road traffic in SA

2019-02-06 08:56

During the first few months of the year, motorists can expect increased traffic on many routes. Here's how to deal with traffic on our roads

Thinking about cancelling your car insurance to save money? Here's how it could cost you in the long run

2019-01-24 08:41

'With the high crash statistics in South Africa, drivers who take on the roads without insurance are taking a huge risk,' warns Eugene Herbert of MasterDrive.

Do you have to haul a large load this holiday? Here are some essential towing tips

2018-12-16 08:00

As the holiday season starts, many people are about to leave for a break with trailers and caravans in tow. Eugene Herbert, Managing Director of Masterdrive has a few towing tips.

What to do if you're driving solo this festive season on the long road

2018-12-02 12:00

As we head into the season where many people will be driving long distances to spend time with friends and family, a large portion of these people may be undertaking the trip alone or be the only driver in the car.

SEE: Here's how to best prepare your car and survive a hailstorm

2018-11-01 09:55

"The best advice anyone can give you, is to simply stay off the roads during a hail storm," says Eugene Herbert, managing director of MasterDrive.

MasterDrive, PinkDrive team up to raise awareness for women in Transport and breast cancer

2018-10-16 14:08

In 2017 MasterDrive and PinkDrive hosted their inaugural event during October which is both transport month and breast cancer awareness month.

'Keep your revs below 3000rpm and avoid speeding' - Masterdrive

2018-07-26 11:34

In the spirit of helping South African consumers cope with petrol price increases, MasterDrive will not be increasing their travel costs despite the increases in fuel costs.

 

#SAElections2019: Extra traffic, busy parking lots.. Here's how to arrive at voting stations safely on election day

2019-05-07 13:40

South Africa is just a day away from its 6th democratic elections. Motorists should take into consideration of extra traffic and challenging road conditions that they may encounter.

Here's how to drive if you find yourself caught in veld fires

2019-02-24 08:00

MasterDrive provides some tips on how to drive through a veld fire.

Here's how to protect yourself from being a victim of hijacking in SA

2019-02-12 08:13

MasterDrive shares some life-saving advice for motorists to help road-users avoid becoming victims of hijacking in South Africa.

'The street is not the place' - why dangerous drag-racing should be held on a race track

2019-01-28 08:08

'We appreciate that people wish to explore the performance characteristics of the cars that they buy but the street is not the place,' says Eugene Herbert of MasterDrive.

SEE: Top driving tips to help make your journey back to work as safe as possible

2019-01-11 05:30

As many motorists return to work and consequently a morning commute, they may once again face traffic congestion that they have not encountered for a month.

How to stay safe on the roads this festive season - 'Never let your guard down and always buckle up!'

2018-12-05 09:24

'The key to safe driving is to never let your guard down. Whether you need to drive 2km down the road or 200km to your destination, your seatbelt is just as important either way,' says Eugene Herbert, managing director of MasterDrive.

Keep things cool: How to drive in a heat wave

2018-11-16 07:55

As parts of South Africa battle with a heat wave, it is important for those who spend large portions of their day behind the wheel, to be vigilant. Here are a few tips to keep in mind.

Breast cancer awareness month and why the 'Women in Transport' event is integral to road safety

2018-10-29 08:02

'Our audience members provided the panelists with some thought-provoking questions which encouraged everyone present to think differently about their safety on the roads,' says Eugene Herbert, managing director of MasterDrive.

Keep your eyes on the road: Top tips for driving this Spring

2018-09-08 09:48

With Spring upon us parts of Gauteng have already experienced their first downpours. Here's how to deal with changing weather conditions on our roads.

Escaping 'strike season' in SA: Dealing with protests on the road

2018-06-22 12:00

Strikes are becoming prominent across South Africa which poses a threat to motorists. Eugene Herbert provides some tips of what to do in such an instance.

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