Parking chaos: no end in sight

2018-11-19 15:45

The parking shambles in the city gets worse by the month and no firm date has been set by the municipality for a new contractor to replace the lucrative deal it once had with Panzascore.

Better late than never: Driver 'feeling guilty' pays 44-year-old parking ticket

2018-07-02 14:52

A driver has cleared their conscious by paying a 44-year-old parking ticket.

Million of motorists misuse disabled parking spots - study

2018-03-27 08:34

Findings from a new survey indicate that more than 2.5 million Brits are flouting the use of disabled parking spots.

Watch RS3 vs RS7: Does this hilarious Audi Christmas video remind you of yourself?

2017-12-23 09:12

When it's festive season, people tend to get a bit crazy with shopping, but trying to find a parking spot outside can be an even bigger nightmare. Watch this hilarious Audi clip!

Freeing up the huge parking lots can transform our cities - study

2017-11-02 11:14

On average, motor vehicles are parked 95% of the time yet most transport analysis focuses on vehicles when they are moving.

How to apply for a disabled parking permit

2017-08-07 12:58

Do you need to apply for a disabled parking permit? The City of Cape Town has released a helpful guide for motorists.

Tourists targeted: 'Parking permit' scam hits Cape Town

2017-06-09 12:53

Con artists are targeting visitors to Cape Town, convincing drivers that they require a special 'street parking permit' payable via an ATM, reports Cape Town Central City Improvement District.

Finally, it’s easy to pay for parking

2017-04-07 09:56

If you’re tired of looking for a misplaced parking ticket, or you’ve too often been wayl, you will appreciate this new card-free, cash-free parking system.

Can you park facing oncoming traffic? Legal vs. illegal parking in SA

2016-10-12 07:00

Cars parked facing oncoming traffic, vehicles jutting from driveways... motorists park their cars in all directions throughout suburbs in SA. Here's what the law says about parking in SA.

Good news! Cards accepted for parking in Cape Town CBD

2016-05-10 14:48

Cape Town drivers will have another method of payment when parking in the CBD - card payments are now accepted by parking marshals, reports the City of Cape Town.


Even the parking lot underneath Apple's $5 billion campus is beautifully designed

2018-05-13 21:58

Apple Park has a highly efficient system of turns, underground tunnels, and LED lighting.

Think parking is bad in Mzansi? Some UK workers are forced to change jobs due to parking problems

2018-03-06 12:46

'I can't believe I am going to have to leave my job over parking but I can't see any other way’, workers in England face an uphill battle in the search for parking.

Car clamped? No problem for this old man

2017-12-06 05:00

An elderly man from Portugal was spotted removing a wheel-clamping from his car. The driver can be seen dumping the clamp in his boot and driving away.

Would you spend R256 on parking for a football match?

2017-08-08 08:51

Have you ever wondered how much Premier League fans in Britain pays for parking per game? Football fans heading off to new season matches could pay more than double for official parking rather than opting for much cheaper nearby alternatives.

Top 11 motoring stories of the week

2017-06-09 14:49

Insane storms, destructive fires, flooded roads... motorists in the Western Cape felt the brunt of nature's fury this week. Here are 11 motoring stories you shouldn't miss.

'Stop a road douchebag': Muscle men lift poorly parked car

2017-06-06 12:28

'So they recruiting athletes now?' says a driver as a group of Russian road safety activists team up with huge bodybuilders to enforce road laws. Would this work in SA?

SA parking battle: Smart ForTwo vs. VW Up!

TopCar editor Calvin Fisher challenges local radio personality, Tyrone Paulsen, to a parking battle. Their weapons of choice? A Smart ForTwo and a Volkswagen Up!

0 comments1126 Views

Stopping your car vs. parking it in SA - Know the difference

2016-08-24 14:15

Not knowing the difference between 'No stopping' and 'No parking' signs can lead to a hefty traffic fine. We list the do's and don'ts as well as what the law shares about these two signs.

Ticketless parking app makes life easier

2016-03-29 10:53

A new app, KaChing, offers ticketless parking to consumers. Founder and managing director, Jaco Marais shares more on this cashless service.

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.