Ekurhuleni metro cops bust man 'rushing to work' at 182km/h

2020-03-15 20:30

Ekurhuleni metro police say they have arrested a 24-year-old man for driving at over 180km/h on the N3.

Biker caught riding144km/h in a 60km/h zone in Gauteng

2019-10-20 19:51

A motorcyclist was caught riding more than double the required speed in a residential area in Alberton.

Man who clocked 172km/h sentenced to 10 months in prison or pay a fine of R20 000

2019-09-20 18:27

A 36-year-old man, who was convicted of reckless driving, has been sentenced to 10 months in prison or a R20 000 fine, the Gauteng Department of Community Safety has said.

WATCH: Motorist clocking 322km/h on R21 in Johannesburg shocks Twitter users

2019-06-30 18:17

In a video shared on Twitter, the motorists picks up from 179km/h as he competes with a motorbike, also seemingly travelling at high speed.

Speedsters nabbed, one clocks 210km/h: excuses range from sickness, lateness for work and being tailed by a suspicious car

2018-12-17 22:35

A 33-year-old man has been charged with reckless and negligent driving after clocking in R210km/h in his white Ford Escort.

Cameras can catch cars that speed and skip traffic lights but do they make roads safer?

2018-08-20 07:46

'The elevated number of traffic accidents at urban intersections is a serious public health issue. Electronic monitoring is not the solution,' reads a new study on traffic cameras. Do you agree?

Speedster caught driving at 238km/h was 'late for a funeral'

2018-07-15 12:03

A man who was arrested after being caught speeding in his Mercedes Benz on the N1 to Limpopo claimed he was running late for a funeral, Gauteng officials say.

Speeding in these states will cost you a fortune

2018-07-06 13:10

Reckless driving is, well, reckless. But motorists keep speeding, willing to risk the financial consequences, which vary wildly from state to state. So where is it costliest to floor it?

WATCH: Biker chased by police at 201km/h 'posed a real danger'

2018-06-20 21:13

The behaviour of a biker who was chased by British police at speeds up to 201km/h was "frankly ridiculous and posed a real danger to other road users", officers have said.

Driver arrested for speeding at 236kmh in Gauteng

2018-03-14 17:04

A driver in Gauteng has been arrested for speeding and reckless driving. He was travelling at an average speed of 236km/h behind the wheel of his Mercedes Benz S350.


OPINION | Here's why 300km/h highways work in Germany – but not in SA

2020-01-28 13:13

The driver who recorded himself doing 300kph in Gauteng, had better options for enjoying his sportscar.

Joyrider arrested for speeding had taken parent's car without permission

2019-09-22 15:32

The Ekurhuleni Metro Police Department (EMPD) High Speed Unit have arrested a 21-year-old who was caught doing 202km/h on the N3 freeway near the Rand Airport turnoff on Sunday.

Hunt is on for speedster who clocked 322km/h on R21 in Joburg

2019-07-02 16:14

The Ekurhuleni Metro Police Department is still searching for the man who was captured on video clocking more than 300km/h on the R21 road in Johannesburg.

Gauteng traffic officers arrest speedster for clocking 222km/h

2019-02-13 12:30

The Gauteng Traffic Police High-Speed Unit arrested a 30-year-old man this morning for driving at 222km/h on the N1 towards Bloemfontein.

WATCH: From street to strip: 5 ways in which to drive fast legally

2018-08-23 15:00

There are plenty of ways to fulfill your urge for speed without breaking the law - here are five ways to drive quickly and legally.

WATCH: Man jailed after filming himself riding at over 320km/h on a motorbike

2018-07-20 16:58

A man has been jailed for filming himself riding at over 320km/h on a motorbike. Adam Campion was sentenced to 21 months at Nottingham Crown Court after he admitted driving dangerously.

How fast can the cops drive in a high-speed chase and is it legal for them to break the law?

2018-07-12 12:13

Are police the allowed to break road rules and the speed limit when pursuing suspects? We asked two road safety experts to shed light on the matter.

US driver clocked speeding at 172km/h with child in car

2018-07-06 11:19

New Hampshire state police says a driver recorded speeding at 172km/h on Interstate 93 has been accused of endangering the welfare of a child in the car.

Police chase speeding driver, give up after Mustang hits 241km/h

2018-04-03 12:23

'They tried to catch up. They couldn’t get close enough,' said police in Colorado after they were forced to give up chasing after a speeding Ford Mustang.

Here's how Gordon Ramsay evades speeding fines in his Ferrari

2018-01-30 14:15

Celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay uses a kitchen trick to evade speeding fines when he's behind the wheel of his Ferrari.

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