ARTICLES RELATING TO DRIVING BAN

David Beckham banned from driving for six months

2019-05-10 11:03

Just because you might be one of the most famous people in the world, does not mean you're exempted from the law. Former football star David Beckham found out the hard way recently.

WATCH: Saudi woman drives F1 car to mark end of ban

2018-06-24 14:31

Renault stole a march on their Formula 1 rivals when they gave a Saudi Arabian woman a chance to mark a special day by driving one of their cars ahead of the French Grand Prix.

Saudi university to open driving school for women

2017-10-01 09:48

A university in Saudi Arabia has said it will open a driving school for women, in a first for the ultra-conservative country after a ban on women driving was lifted.

Driving tips for irrational women

2013-11-04 00:00

The driving ‘tips’ given out by Chinese police remind us why being a woman can be such a disadvantage sometimes.

 

The lift on Saudi women drivers proves no country can ignore the female car market

2018-08-27 09:29

Earlier in 2018, Saudi Arabia lifted its ban on female drivers. The real reason for lifting the ban is slightly less humanitarian - the Saudi economy cannot afford to ignore the female car-buying market, says Gumtree Autos.

Behind the wheel: Saudi Arabia gears up to end women driving ban in first legal drive on Sunday

2018-06-22 08:19

Saudi Arabia will allow women to drive from Sunday, ending the world's only ban on female motorists, a historic reform marred by what rights groups call an expanding crackdown on activists.

Saudi women back at the protest wheel

2014-10-28 08:20

Saudi Arabian activists, fighting a religious ban on females driving, have declared their online campaign a success. Many brave women posted videos and images of themselves behind the wheel.

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