WATCH | Uncovering Ayrton Senna's unique and often violent throttle technique

2020-04-01 05:07

Three-time Formula 1 world championship-winning driver Ayrton Senna da Silva's driving technique has been the topic of many discussion, but where did the late Brazilian's tendency to blip the throttle into and through a corner originate?

Fancy a rental car for R1 a day?

2019-12-09 12:18

Launched in New Zealand a decade ago, Transfercar is an online platform that assists car rental agencies with relocating cars. Now South Africans can also benefit from this innovative, cheap way of travelling.

Watch: Tesla's Model 3 received a 5 star crash test safety rating thanks to a key missing component – a front engine.

Tesla has long touted the super safety of their crash technology, and now the evidence is in.

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When is it time for seniors to hand over the car keys?

2019-08-22 08:50

There's no single test to determine whether an older person should continue driving, but health care providers can look at several areas of physical and mental functioning to assess a senior's driving fitness.

A 10-year-old girl crashed her mom's car while attempting to drive to McDonald's

2019-08-05 14:08

On Wednesday morning a 10-year-old girl took her mom's SUV for a ride to McDonald's. She didn't make it there, but she's OK.

Car crash risk much higher for US teens with ADHD

2019-07-11 15:28

US teenagers with ADHD are more at risk of a car accident in their first month of driving than their peers.

US bans on texting while behind the wheel making roads safer

2019-04-18 10:33

In a study, American states that have full bans on texting while driving had fewer car crash victims.

Watch: a professional drifter drives with his feet after losing both of his arms in a motorcycle accident

After losing his arms in a motorcycle accident, pro drifter Bartek Ostalowski continues to compete by operating his car with only his feet.

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WATCH: Why some countries drive on the left and others on the right

2019-03-11 08:50

Have you ever wondered why in some countries cars drive on the left side of the road and others do so on the right? Watch this cool video to find out why.

Only about 30% of the world's population drives on the left side of the road

2018-10-20 14:58

There are 163 countries and territories that drive on the right side of the road, while 76 of them drive on the left.


Pietermaritzburg grandmother learns to drive at age 80

2020-02-13 13:42

It's never too late to learn anything.

These rats learnt how to drive tiny little cars so they could eat Froot Loops, and it's so precious

2019-10-23 10:58

If you think you can’t get your driver’s licence, these rats did.

'It happens': Trump defended a US diplomat's wife suspected of fatally crashing into a British teen by saying she wasn't used to driving on the other side of the road

2019-10-10 16:35

Anne Sacoolas is suspected of fatally crashing into Harry Dunn with her car in August. She and her family claimed diplomatic immunity to leave the UK.

The most bizarre driving laws around the world

2019-08-09 14:56

Here are 13 of the most unusual driving laws around the world, from being fined for driving shirtless to not being allowed to stop on a freeway.

Voice-assisted tech can be a driving hazard

2019-07-17 07:36

Mental distractions while driving can last almost half a minute after using voice-assisted technology to dial, change music or send a text message.

WATCH: Here's how to drive more efficiently

2019-05-11 16:11

In today's world, everyone is conscious about efficiency, especially when it comes to motoring. We'd all like a few more kilometres off a tank of fuel and less CO2 emissions.

A man drove a stranger 640km out of the way to visit his dying mother

2019-03-19 20:14

Dean Moore drove Sharleen and Ron Gillies 640-km roundtrip to visit a terminally ill relative. It was a not-so-little act of kindness.

WATCH: What are advanced driving courses?

2019-03-12 12:48

Advanced driving courses are a great way to bolster your road knowledge and cut the price of your car insurance.

97-year-old Prince Philip had a replacement car delivered the day after his accident amid calls for him to stop driving

2019-01-19 14:00

Philip was driving a Land Rover that turned over after his collision with another vehicle at a junction near the Queen’s Norfolk estate.

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.

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