Automotive Trends 2020

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#StartupStory: Get an on-demand designated driver with RYDD

There's a new app called RYDD that has been designed to provide a responsible, sober driver to chauffeur both its users and their cars home safely...

By Evan-Lee Courie 1 day ago

How the AARTO Act will impact employers

South Africa experiences an alarmingly high amount of road accidents (and consequential fatalities and injuries) annually which has the effect of costing the country billions in rands every year...

By Dhevarsha Ramjettan, Kalene Watson, Shane Johnson 18 Feb 2020

Audi introduces Traffic Light Information service in Düsseldorf

Düsseldorf is only the second city in Europe to have Audi's Traffic Light Information service...

31 Jan 2020

Reckless driving can change your life

The Audi driver who recorded himself driving 308km/h was recently arrested...

29 Jan 2020

#BizTrends2020: Imagine the impossible

In order to stay in business, one needs to stay abreast with technology and remain up to date with the latest innovations...

By Odette van der Haar 24 Jan 2020

What to do in a motor vehicle accident? Stay calm!

Getting involved in a motor vehicle accident is a daunting and unpleasant experience. But what should you do if you have been involved?

By Naresh Maharaj 7 Jan 2020

SA records reduction in festive season fatalities

South Africa has seen a 30% reduction in road fatalities since the start of the festive season, says Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula...

24 Dec 2019

Could your insurer reject your claim due to poor tyres?

As a responsible driver, what can you do to protect your family and ensure that in the event of an accident, your insurance claim will be covered?..

Issued by Sumitomo Dunlop 12 Dec 2019

When it comes to wheel alignment, why align when you can 'Tigalign'?

Rigorous merSETA-approved training sets Tiger Wheel & Tyre's wheel alignment and technicians head and shoulders above competition...

Issued by Tiger Wheel & Tyre 11 Dec 2019

5 Safety checks for your car this holiday season

The end-of-year holidays mean long road trips for many South Africans...

9 Dec 2019

Imperial launches festive road safety campaign to encourage drivers

Road users are welcome to join Chillax, Imperial's road safety savvy Penguin mascot until 14 January 2020, to take a break while travelling, refuel and recharge and engage in fun activities between trips...

9 Dec 2019

Ford fined R35 million for Kuga debacle

The Ford Motor Company of South Africa (FMCSA) has been fined an administrative fine of R35 million for the incidents in which the company's Kuga 1.6 model caught fire...

2 Dec 2019

3 simple checks to save you money on your tyres

Road safety is the responsibility of all road users, says President Cyril Ramaphosa. "Safer roads begin with checking our vehicles and keeping them off the road if they are not roadworthy," he said in a recent speech...

Issued by Sumitomo Dunlop 29 Nov 2019

The dangers of emotional driving

As we head to the end of the year, people find themselves reaching their height of stress...

19 Nov 2019

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