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.

Speeding in these states will cost you a fortune

2018-07-06 13:10

Reckless driving is, well, reckless. But motorists keep speeding, willing to risk the financial consequences, which vary wildly from state to state. So where is it costliest to floor it?

What if your Uber driver knew you were drunk before you even got into the car?

2018-06-15 14:16

Uber may soon be able to track our sobriety when we request a ride. How will this change the way we travel and use the app?

Saudi Arabia has finally issued driver’s licenses to women for the first time

2018-06-05 12:32

It’s a historic moment and a step forward for gender equality.

Car doctor: 'I'm terrified of driving'

2018-03-11 00:00

This week, resident #Trending car expert Justus Visagie provides advice to a terrified first-time driver and warns about the dangers of mixing fuel types in your car.


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.

WATCH: "Female drivers can be in Formula 1" says Sauber driver Tatiana Calderon

2018-09-04 13:36

Gender has historically been a hindrance to entry in F1, but this driver says that shouldn’t matter.

Car dealers gear up for Saudi women to hit the roads

2018-06-24 09:51

Car companies are looking to boost their sales in Saudi Arabia by pitching their brands to women, who'll be allowed to drive for the first time.

WATCH: How’s your driving in SA? Passing the road-fatality buck could have dire consequences for all motorists

2018-06-13 19:00

Carte Blanche recently aired an episode, titled "How's my driving", which looked at the role South African motorists play in the dangerous state of our roads.

How dangerous is talking and driving at the same time?

2018-03-27 10:00

According to a new review, it is important to know that drivers are distracted the moment they take their mind off the road.

In court clash, Waymo says Uber decided 'to cheat' to get ahead

2018-02-06 07:43

Two tech giants racing for a lead in autonomous driving clashed in court as former Google car unit Waymo's lawyer argued that Uber's boss deliberately chose "to cheat" to get a leg up on competitors.

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