ARTICLES RELATING TO BAD DRIVING

This is the city with the worst drivers in all of South Africa

2018-09-13 18:36

South African roads are among the most dangerous in the world, with a road death toll of 22.5 per 100,000 people. One city has particularly bad drivers, a new report says.

Citizens slam the City

2017-11-20 13:58

The Msunduzi Municipality has been criticised for its claim in a previous report by The Witness that it had never received complaints about unruly motorists on Pietermaritzburg roads.

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WATCH: Taxi drivers behaving badly

Watch this latest compilation of clips showing taxi drivers driving badly.

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Reader's 11 ways to deal with taxis in SA

2017-05-18 08:42

"We have so many traffic regulations that are continually being violated on a second by second basis by incompetent and selfish drivers, and virtually nothing is done about it!," writes Wheels24 reader Patrick Benetti.

Bakkie prank gone wrong: Parents charged with child endangement

2017-03-21 06:02

Parents of YouTube sensation Rocco have been charged with child endangerment after driving around with their 8-year-old son floating in the rear of a bakkie filled with a million tiny plastic gel balls.

Reckless driving: 6 taxi drivers behaving badly

2017-02-23 07:42

Reckless, aggressive, inconsiderate ... Minibus taxi drivers are notorious for dangerous road behaviour in South Africa.

6 ways mini-bus taxis make driving in Gauteng dangerous

2016-09-22 08:02

'I suspect that metro police are either afraid to stop taxis, or they are given 'lunch money' by the Taxi Associations,' says Wheels24 reader Philip Spies regarding taxi drivers in Gauteng.

Bad driving in SA: 4 clips that reveal reckless drivers

2016-07-29 07:27

'I will keep on posting for as long as I work in Illovo,' says Wheels24 user Dewald Luce as he captures reckless drivers in action. Check out Luce's four shocking videos!

Bad driving in SA: Users' shocking videos

2016-07-26 07:55

Drunk driving, using a cellphone while driving and reckless behaviour... users share their shocking traffic videos captured on South African roads.

 

Instant road Karma: Why you shouldn't misbehave in traffic

2018-04-17 09:21

A misbehaving driver attempted to bypass heavy traffic by driving along the shoulder of the road and cutting in at the last minute. Fortunately, a police officer was nearby...

Speeding bus filmed: What the law says about filming bad driving behaviour

2017-10-17 07:00

Have you filmed a speeding motorist or captured reckless road behaviour? Here's what the law says about capturing wrong-doings while driving....

Taxis in SA: 'Crossing the street has become life threatening' - reader

2017-06-27 10:34

I filmed a taxi going through the red lights', 'Crossing the street has become a life threatening activity,' Wheels24 readers share their thoughts on mini-bus taxis.

Speedsters, here's what a 193km/h crash does to your car

2017-04-12 09:03

When you speed your vehicle because a lethal force, threatening the lives of every road-user who has the misfortune of sharing the road with you. Here 6 tips for all motorists.

More than 17000 readers think new SA road laws is a corruption opportunity

2017-03-09 08:38

'This is a rubbish idea', 'I fully support the impounding of vehicles but they should concentrate on taxis.', says Wheels24 readers on new laws for serious traffic offenders in the Cape.

Driver's trail of destruction

2016-10-26 12:12

In what has been described as “movie-like”, a car sped through two properties in Hayfields on Sunday, causing around R90 000 in damage.

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Whoops! McLaren 570S damaged by absent-minded transporter

McLaren's butterfly doors are beautiful to watch in action and incredibly expensive... something to be mindfull of when loading a 570S supercar the rear of a truck as this poor transporter found out.

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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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WATCH: SA truck nearly smashes into driver on slipway

Wheels24 reader Primilla Deonath sent in this dash-cam clip of a truck driver smashing into her vehicle in Durban.

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