New models coming to SA in 2019, Safe driving tips for Christmas - Here are your top motoring stories of the week

2018-12-16 10:00

The festive season is in full swing and with it comes safety and driving tips to help keep you vigilant on the road. Here are your top motoring stories of the week.

2019 SA Car of the Year: Which top model should grab the coveted title? - Part 1

2018-12-14 10:48

From budget models to luxury SUVs, the 2019 SA CA of the Year sees a star-studded line-up vying for the coveted title. Lance Branquinho take a look at each of the finalists.

'The schools are out!' - Strap in your kids this festive season

2018-12-11 15:00

'Sadly, there are going to be fatalities on our roads this festive season, many of which will include children simply because they were not strapped in," says Jakkie Olivier, CEO of the Retail Motor Industry Organisation (RMI).

Road Accident Fund pay outs - Are you entitled to compensation?

2018-12-09 11:13

With the festive season fast approaching and car accident rates rising in numbers over this period, it’s worthwhile knowing where you stand with claiming from the Road Accident Fund (RAF) should you be in an accident.

College of Cape Town receives motor manual donation worth R1.6m

2018-12-07 10:08

Representatives from HaynesPro, Ken and Donovan Harwick, donated 30 HaynesPro licenses to the College of Cape Town.

Mercedes-Benz X350d driven, Never let your guard down and buckle up - Top motoring stories of the day

2018-12-05 20:00

New models and festive road safety tips dominate the news today, but here are some of the top motoring stories in case you missed it.

Clunk! Grind! 10 car noises you shouldn't ignore in SA

2018-12-05 05:30

Does your car make a weird grinding noise from the wheels while you're driving, or a knocking sound every time you turn your wheel? We list 10 common car noises you shouldn't ignore.

What to do if you're driving solo this festive season on the long road

2018-12-02 12:00

As we head into the season where many people will be driving long distances to spend time with friends and family, a large portion of these people may be undertaking the trip alone or be the only driver in the car.

SEE: Mercedes-Benz cars at the 2018 LA Auto Show

2018-11-29 09:09

The world premieres of the Mercedes-AMG GTR PRO and the updated Mercedes-AMG GT model series at the Auto Show in Los Angeles can be witnessed live by on-demand video through Mercedes me media.

#BlackFriday: 'Discounting frenzy' - R40-million in savings for SA car buyers

2018-11-22 14:19

This Black Friday motorists will be able to snap up a car at a highly discounted price from dealerships across the country. Motorists are expected to realise savings to the tune of R40 million.


Do you have to haul a large load this holiday? Here are some essential towing tips

2018-12-16 08:00

As the holiday season starts, many people are about to leave for a break with trailers and caravans in tow. Eugene Herbert, Managing Director of Masterdrive has a few towing tips.

#ICYMI: 17 Hilarious road signs, Porsche Macan S gains new V6 power boost - Top motoring stories of the day

2018-12-13 07:40

Take a look at some of the most hilarious road signs in use in different countries and take a look at the Aston Martin Valkyrie's 735kW V12 engine that is an engineering marvel.

#ICYMI: Gymkhana GRiD 2018 smashes records, Meet SA racer Wade Young - Top motoring stories of the week

2018-12-09 21:00

From staying safe during the festive season to South Africa's most up and coming motorsport athlete, here are some of our top motoring stories this week.

#Boozefreeroads: Here's how the Western Cape will try to curb drunk driving this holiday season

2018-12-08 08:30

With drunk driving on the rise, the Western Cape government has gone on the offensive to curb poor road behaviour by rolling out more "mobile alcohol units".

E21, E30 E36... BMW’s popular 3 Series through the years

2018-12-06 12:00

Lance Branquinho takes a look at how each generation of BMW’s 3 Series changed local expectations of compact luxury sedan motoring.

How to stay safe on the roads this festive season - 'Never let your guard down and always buckle up!'

2018-12-05 09:24

'The key to safe driving is to never let your guard down. Whether you need to drive 2km down the road or 200km to your destination, your seatbelt is just as important either way,' says Eugene Herbert, managing director of MasterDrive.

SEE: Coming soon to SA - Here are 5 striking new cars revealed at the LA auto show, now headed our way

2018-12-04 07:30

A host of new models have recently been unveiled at the LA motor show. Here are some of the cars that will be making its way to SA from 2019.

Apprentices are powering ahead in the motor industry

2018-12-01 10:32

Apprentices are getting first-hand experience, training and mentoring in the independent aftermarket sector of the motor industry thanks to an initiative that has been two years in the making.

WATCH: Black Friday means big deals - Here are a few top tips if you're in the market to buy a second-hand car

2018-11-23 17:00

With so much deals and discounts happening this Black Friday, if you're in the market to buy a set of wheels here are a few tips to keep in mind to get the best deal.

Long holiday drives are looming – are you organised?

2018-11-21 11:29

CEO of the Retail Motor Industry Organisation (RMI), Jakkie Olivier, is urging all motorists to get their vehicles travel-ready ahead of the festive season.

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