The next step after speed governors in SA

2017-05-30 08:50

'Safely moving a goods vehicle around requires certain skills,' says MasterDrive as it calls more truck-driver training in SA.

Mobility scooter man (92) stopped on UK motorway

2017-03-06 12:26

A 92-year-old man was stopped by British police for driving his mobility scooter on a busy motorway.

BMW's baby M is dynamite in a small package

2016-05-18 14:34

A hint of the pure M car soul is back with the baby M, writes finweek contributor and resident car expert Glenda Williams.

SpaceX to build test track for futuristic Hyperloop

2015-06-16 08:07

Two years after unveiling plans for a futuristic, high-speed Hyperloop transportation system, Elon Musk announced plans for building a test track in southern California.

Veyron: World's fastest...again

2013-04-15 08:05

A week after deciding to strip Bugatti's Veyron Super Sport of its "world's fastest car title”, Guinness World Records has restored it. How embarrassing...

Sweat and $9/day for speed title

2013-03-15 09:43

300 labourers with wheelbarrows have been sweating in the Kalahari for two years to clear 22 square kilometres of desert - for a 15sec speed record run.

Reader: Cash prize proves nothing

2013-01-22 07:36

Reader Sherman Amos believes that law enforcement needs to improve in 2013 and become less reliant on speed cameras.

Lotus: 'We'll not bury Grosjean'

2012-11-27 08:10

Foot-flat Romain Grosjean’s future is still unclear with Lotus taking its time to decide: Raw speed or consistency?

Biker's 244km/h=year riding ban

2012-10-30 11:07

A motorcyclist caught speeding at 244km/h claiming he had a "momentary lack of discipline" has been banned from riding for a year.. Was that enough?


7 four-cylinder cars that'll reach 100km/h in 5 secs

2017-05-16 07:52

Braam Peens lists some of the best four-cylinder cars that can reach 0-100km/h less than 5 seconds locally.

The reason this Audi R8 ad was banned? One person complained

2016-08-15 11:34

Audi is in hot water following an advertisement for its R8 supercar. Do you think this ad deserves to be banned?

PMB boys chase new speed record

2015-10-14 12:09

Two Maritzburg College boys are on a quest to set a new world land speed record, using a rocket-driven model car.

Roadkill: Why so many animals die on SA’s roads

2015-04-22 11:45

A survey reveals that wild animals killed on SA's roads could be due to inattentive drivers scanning the bush for wildlife and not looking at the road ahead.

Veyron stripped of 'fastest' title

2013-04-08 09:56

Bugatti's Veyron Super Sport has been stripped of its 'fastest production car' title by the Guinness World Records organisation.

Fastest man on wheels in SA

2013-03-14 08:17

RAF Wing Commander Andy Green is preparing for his next record - 1609km/h in Bloodhound in the Northern Cape. Wheels24 met him in Johannesburg...

Slower F1 cars in 2014?

2012-12-19 11:44

Bodywork changes to F1 cars intended for 2014 have the governing body heading back to the drawing board.

Biker's 244km/h=year riding ban

2012-10-30 11:09

A motorcyclist caught speeding at 244km/h claiming he had a "momentary lack of discipline" has been banned from riding for a year.. Was that enough?

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