If we are serious about growing the economy and creating jobs, we need to support these young people – even though they don't seem to expect any help or handouts, writes Melanie Verwoerd.
Showers late. Morning clouds. Mild.
Blackstone TEK builds carbon-fibre parts at a factory in North Riding in Johannesburg, and those are making their way into a celebrity motorcycle line.
While there are plenty of highly focused manufacturers aiming to serve one niche, some split their efforts between cars and bikes.
Motorcycles have a long tradition at DKW. Back in 1919, the company from Zschopau, built the first auxiliary motor for two-wheelers. The Super Sport 600 is DKW's crowning achievement.
The TMC Dumont is a jaw-dropping motorcycle with massive, eye-catching 36' hubless wheels and its powered by a vintage Rolls-Royce aircraft engine from a 1960s aircraft.
Picturesque Montague in the Western Cape this year played host to the 2018 GS Trophy, which saw more than 700 attendees take over the quiet town from 9 to 13 May.
BMW Motorrad chose the scenic and sinuous roads of the Mpamalanga Escarpment to launch their latest entry into the cruiser market, the K 1600 B ‘Bagger’.
'The judges have spoken and the votes have been tallied. It was a a tough call,' writes Dries van der Walt as he reveals this year’s Pirelli Bike of the Year.
Circuit test rides, new motorcycles, motorsport races... The 2017 South Africa Bike Festival will be hosted at the Kyalami Grand Prix circuit in May. Here's all you need to know about this epic two-wheel event!
A study done for a highway safety group says US motorcycle deaths spiked 10% in 2015 topping 5 000 for the first time since 2008.
The annual Goodwood Festival of Speed in England is full of all sorts of high-performance special vehicles - but this awesome motorcycle is REALLY special.
Triumph has added two exciting new models to their heritage line-up: the Scrambler 1200 XE and the Speed Twin. Dries Van der Walt recently got the opportunity to experience the new additions in the Hartbeespoort area in Gauteng.
Harley-Davidson CEO Matt Levatich is making all the right moves to push growth, but he has a tough job ahead of him.
'As a premium bike, the T100 boasts a wealth of quality finishes, while retaining the classic 1960s British look', writes Dries van der Walt.
Marquez took his 38th success in the top category unchallenged from Danilo Petrucci (Ducati Pramac) with Italian veteran Valentino Rossi (Yamaha) in third.
Motorcycles are inherently more risky than cars because motorcycles lack the protections that cars provide.
'The Scout model name is no less distinguished, dating all the way back to 1920. We tested the latest iteration, the entry-level Scout Sixty,' writes Dries van der Walt.
An alert has been issued by an SA biking group, warning motorcyclists about an increase of hijackings in the Kempton Park area.
The recent increases in fuel prices have had an effect on bikers, too. Dries van der Walt gives tips on how to get more km's per litre.
Fed-up with rising fuel costs? Tired of traffic jams? Perhaps life on two wheels is the answer. Read our guide to begin your two-wheel journey.
An influx of cheap motorbikes in Haiti multiplies mayhem on the countries already lawless roads. A study finds bikes are to blame for 80% of crashes on the island!
Western CapeUltimate SearchR180 000.00 - R220 000.00 Per Year
Western CapeO'Dwyer Personnel
Western CapeDepartment of HealthR316 700.00 - R316 791.00 Per Year
Apartments / Flats
R 2 750 000
R 11 750 000
R 7 995 000
We subscribe to the Press Code.
You choose what you want
News24 on Android
Get the latest from News24 on your Android device.
Terms and Conditions
24.com Terms and Conditions - Updated April 2012
Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.
This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.