ARTICLES RELATING TO PARKING

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.

This parking spot costs more than Jacob Zuma's salary

2016-03-17 14:55

A parking spot in London is on sale for the equivalent of R7.7-million, that's one and a half times more than the average cost of a house in the UK.

Parking tips for surviving the crazy holiday season

2015-11-11 14:09

Check this parking survey with some good-to-know behaviour data from the UK. Quite relevant to South Africa during the silly holiday season. Watch the videos!

Parking fees ‘kill business’

2015-10-23 09:30

Business owners in Greyling Street have criticised the municipality and private company Panzascore, saying the paid parking system is driving away customers.

 

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?

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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!

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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.

City parking in whoonga grip

2016-02-08 10:37

Whoonga addicts have reportedly “hijacked” the parking system in parts of the CBD, but neither the police nor the municipality are prepared to take responsibility. The affected areas include Thomas Street, Commercial Road and even Church street.

Parking bays ‘hogged’

2015-11-10 11:35

Shop owners in downtown Thomas Street believe that while the paid parking system may help free up parking spaces, it is not the solution to what they say is a bigger problem.

Paid parking mayhem in Pietermaritzburg

2015-10-20 10:07

Businesses and staff in Greyling Street will now have to set aside almost R1 000 for parking every month after the city’s paid parking system reached their ­doorsteps last week.

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