More than 1 000 arrests over Easter weekend, most for drunk driving - RTMC

2019-04-23 13:20

More than 1 000 motorists have been arrested during the Easter holidays - most of whom were for drunk driving, authorities say.

It will now cost R242 to go from Joburg to Durban – here are the 2019 toll increases for major routes

2019-02-05 06:03

The toll fees on major South African routes, including Gauteng's freeway e-tolls, are increasing by a little under 5%. Here is what that means if you are travelling from Johannesburg to Cape Town, or from Polokwane to Pretoria, and other popular roads.

Good reason for cutting down trees - Sanral

2018-05-28 16:07

When it decides to cut down trees along SA's roads, there is a good reason for it - and the environment is taken into account, says the SA National Roads Agency.

R6m Johannesburg Roads Agency project on ice

2018-04-01 08:35

A R6 million construction project in Orange Farm is on hold after two Johannesburg Roads Agency officials were found to have allegedly flouted supply chain regulations.

Deadly roads make for bumpy ride in India's tech hub

2017-11-17 10:48

It is described as India's answer to Silicon Valley but the tech hub of Bangalore, known for its start-up culture and entrepreneurism, is struggling to solve an age-old problem: potholes.

Why fake/replica wheels are a real problem

2017-05-10 11:18

Motorists can easily be tempted to purchase fake/replica or reproduction wheels due to cheap prices but these items can lack quality and put you at risk on the road.

10th largest road network! How many SA routes are paved, gravel?

2017-03-02 16:02

Sanral has published information on the country's 746 978km road network. Do you know how many of South Africa's roads are actually paved versus gravel?

Sanral strikes back: Scrapping Gauteng e-tolls not the solution

2017-02-06 17:44

Sanral said it will support a call by civil rights body Outa to probe collusion within the construction industry.

Court to decide if pothole caused accident

2017-02-03 10:20

The High Court in Pretoria will have to rule if a pothole led to a crash between two cars on a tarred road in Mpumalanga.

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SA's roads overlooked in Mboweni's budget, says industry body

2019-02-27 21:30

South Africa's road network is one of the pillars of our economy, and should have featured prominently in Budget 2019, says an industry body.

Sanral bears brunt of lack of government clarity on e-tolls

2018-08-21 12:08

Sanral has collected R5.6bn less in e-toll fees than budgeted mostly because there is no clarity from government about the future of the system, Parliament has heard.

Nzimande touts the idea of a Sanral for SADC region

2018-04-17 12:22

A Sanral for the Southern African Development Community could help support development and economic integration in the region, says Transport Minister Blade Nzimande.

Western Cape launches mobile alcohol testing unit

2017-12-15 13:56

The Western Cape has acquired a Mobile Alcohol Evidentiary Unit which they say will become yet another weapon in our arsenal used to target the scourge of drink driving in this province.

Transport Dept pushes for '24-hour traffic law enforcement' in SA

2017-05-24 14:48

The Automobile Association has welcomed the positive development by the Department of Transport to declare traffic law enforcement an essential service.

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Past Easter-weekend death toll serves as safety reminder

Easter weekend sees heavy traffic flow with hours spent on the road and fluctuating death tolls. We look back at past stats.

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#Budget2017: SA fuel levy hike - here's how it will affect you

2017-02-23 10:23

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan has announced fuel levy hikes in his Budget Speech. The Automobile Association believes the increases are 'cause for great concern'.

Sanral overpaid close to R10bn on Gauteng freeway upgrade - Outa

2017-02-06 11:30

Civil rights body Outa says Sanral has overpaid massively on its Gauteng Freeway Improvement Project.

Here's 6 of the best SA roads, spots we drove in 2016

2016-12-22 07:26

Here at Wheels24 we get to drive some pretty amazing roads in South Africa. The team shares some of their best spots and roads for the year.

Cape toll defeat: Sanral to mull new path

2016-09-22 16:23

Reacting to Sanral's latest defeat in the Cape Winelands toll saga, the agency says it will decide on a new course of action to address congestion and urban development.

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