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PICS: More roads closed, limited access to Rooi Els due to Cape fire

2017-11-07 20:00

A fire has spread across an extensive area of vegetation on mountain slopes along Sir Lowry’s Pass, the City of Cape Town has said.

Protest blocks highways near OR Tambo airport in Johannesburg

2017-10-27 06:26

Motorists have been advised to use alternative routes as a protest is affecting traffic on the R21 and R24 highways near OR Tambo International Airport.

Singapore to freeze number of cars on its roads

2017-10-24 10:56

Singapore, one of the most expensive places in the world to buy a vehicle, has announced it will freeze the number of private cars on its roads from next year but vowed to expand public transport.

#DurbanStorm leaves death and destruction in its wake - AS IT HAPPENED

2017-10-10 12:30

Heavy rain, flooding and strong winds have wrecked havoc over KwaZulu-Natal, with reports of at least five deaths.

So a car crashed into your house? What the law says in SA

2017-09-20 11:17

Hitting another vehicle is one of the most common forms of vehicle crashes in South Africa but what happens if you damage more than just a fellow road user’s car?

Driving in SA: Morning traffic a 'waste of time' for Cape Town, Sandton drivers

2017-09-14 15:15

Leaving your home an hour earlier can mean the difference between 15-30 minutes on the road or hours stuck in traffic. Check out these travel times in Cape Town and Sandton.

New traffic laws for SA: 7 top Aarto questions answered

2017-09-07 09:27

How will the points demerit system work? Is this another revenue-generator for traffic authorities? The Road Traffic Infringement Agency responds to the Aarto Amendment Bill.

Top 10 motoring stories of the week: Ford Kuga recall, Cape Town traffic

2017-08-25 14:44

It has been an eventful week in the motoring world as we feature some of the best stories regarding everything wheels, including traffic laws and GWM wanting to buy Fiat Chrysler...

Cape Town – worst traffic in SA: Here’s what the city is doing about it

2017-08-21 10:03

Cape Town has the worst traffic in South Africa. Part of the city's plan is to roll out special video-equipped traffic wardens to alleviate the congestion...

SA motorists need to 'prepare for cold snap' - warns AA

2017-08-16 09:02

Heavy rain, and possibly snow, will affect large parts of the country this week as a cold front hits SA. The expected cold snap could cause major disruptions to traffic.

 

Dozens arrested for public violence in suspected metered taxi strike

2017-10-27 10:57

Dozens of suspects have been arrested for public violence during a suspected metered taxi strike near OR Tambo International Airport, police say.

World's most congested cities: Here's where SA ranks

2017-10-25 09:28

If you think traffic is bad in SA, you should count yourself lucky you don't drive in Los Angeles. Take a look at where Cape Town and Johannesburg rank among the world's most congested cities.

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WATCH: Grayston Drive trolley cruisers reach astonishing speed in busy traffic

Motorists on the busy (and steep!) Grayston Drive in Sandton, Johannesburg, were shocked to see two men navigating their way through traffic on a trolley... at an astonishing speed.

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Traffic jam forces Indonesian president out of car, walks 2km

2017-10-05 08:52

Indonesia's notorious traffic congestion was on display for the world after the country's president was forced to walk 2km through the scorching heat to attend a military parade.

Fuel price increase, congestion on the road... 4 SA traffic stories you should read

2017-09-16 14:00

The price of fuel is set to increase yet again, while the issue of congestion remains a real problem in South Africa. We take a look at all the traffic/fuel related stories of this week.

MAP: These are the top 20 'killer roads in SA' - RTMC

2017-09-13 12:57

'The following are among routes identified as killer roads in South Africa,' says the RTMC as it lists 20 high-accident roads in SA.

Riverlea protesters torch Rea Vaya Bus station

2017-08-28 09:02

Protesters in Riverlea have set fire to a Rea Vaya Bus station on Commando Road, Johannesburg Metro Police have said.

'Filling their coffers by punishing motorists' - readers respond to Cape Town traffic woes

2017-08-22 19:00

'The biggest culprit during peak hour is the behaviour of drivers', 'Inadequate road infrastructure'... Wheels24 readers share their views on Cape Town's traffic problem.

Striking taxi drivers on the rampage in Pretoria

2017-08-16 10:17

Striking taxi drivers have turned on motorists in Tshwane, smashing cars and attacking pedestrians.

#TaxiStrike: Joburg mini-bus drivers demand 'scrapping 100% of fines'

2017-08-16 08:22

Mini-bus taxi drivers are protesting in Tshwane on Wednesday morning, blocking several roads. What are their demands? 'Taxi drivers want 100% of their fines scrapped'...

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