Here's why February 1 is known as Car Insurance Day

2019-02-01 10:30

It may sound strange but Car Insurance Day is an actual thing and it could be well worth your while to observe it on February 1 – here’s why.

5 ways to be smart about car insurance in the silly season

2018-12-28 07:25

SA's insurance experts share five top tips to ensure your journeys are safer, your premiums don't spike unnecessarily and any claims are not needlessly hampered.

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.

Get the most ZAR for your car with CarZar’s competitive online car seller platform

2018-06-12 06:01

Want more Dough for your Renault, Dinero for your Pajero, Moolah for your Vrooma or Quota for your Toyota?

Fastest VW Golf GTI yet, 10 questions for car insurance: Top motoring stories of the week

2018-05-13 07:00

Catch all the past week's motoring stories which include new models, top stories and the latest technology in automotion.

What will affect your insurance when buying a used car?

2018-03-28 11:59

Apart from its license, insurance is the biggest grudge purchase car owners must make. But what has the biggest effect on the price of your premium when buying a used car and is there anything you can do to keep it as low as possible?

5 things to consider when choosing car insurance

2018-01-24 08:38

With 2018 having just begun, it’s good time to review your existing car insurance policy or even apply for one. We list key points that should always be considered before making a final decision.

Car insurance: Why you need a dashcam in SA

2017-05-23 09:29

Road rage, irresponsible driving, 'crash for cash' scams… with the ability to capture poor road behaviour, should dashcams play a bigger role in the SA car insurance industry?

Car insurance in SA: 'A necessity, not a luxury'

2016-06-21 11:20

'Nearly 65% - 70% of the 11.4-million registered cars in the country are not insured', reports the Automobile Association. Read our guide to avoid car-insurance pitfalls.

Everything you need to know about car insurance

2016-03-30 09:01

Our financial expert Charné van der Walt gives us the low-down on covering for damages.


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.

'Don't get stuck in the mud': See which insurer best suits your off-road needs

2018-09-18 18:00

Before you head out on your epic adventure, it is a good idea to check exactly what you’re covered for should your trip see you stuck in the mud, stuck for a mechanic or up a creek without a paddle.

Get the most ZAR for your car with CarZar’s competitive online car seller platform

2018-06-13 09:36

Selling your old car and buying a new one can be quite tricky. Look no further than’s competitive online car platform.

10 smart questions to ask when insuring your car

2018-05-15 07:57

Cheaper vehicle insurance is not necessarily the better option, according to the Automobile Association. Here are 10 financially smart questions you need to ask when choosing an insurer.

Cheaper isn’t always better: 10 critical questions when considering car insurance in SA

2018-05-11 10:57

"Insurance is a necessity but it is more important that when taking out insurance motorists understand exactly what they are getting," says the Automobile Association. What do you think of car insurers in SA?

How much do need your car? 37% of SA drivers are 'unable to function' without their wheels

2018-03-07 12:11

Here's how many South African motorists consider themselves to be "very or extremely attached" to their car.

Car insurance claim rejected? Here’s what you need to know

2017-09-22 09:30

Damaged your car? We look at some of the reasons why your car insurance claim could be rejected and how the law is on your side if you're treated unjustly by an insurer.

Car insurers: Distraction big factor in traffic death surge

2016-10-28 07:18

An auto insurance industry official says insurers believe distracted driving is a big factor behind the recent surge in traffic fatalities and injuries.

How to choose the right car insurance in SA

2016-06-01 10:41

Choosing a short-term insurance provider can be daunting, from comparing quotes to finding the best customer service. Here are 5 easy steps to select the right service provider...

What kind of insurance should I get for my kind of car?

2015-10-20 11:40

Here is a three stage guide to pick out the right insurance for your new, used or battered car.

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