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#BeRoadSafe challenge puts road safety back on the map
#BeRoadSafe challenge puts road safety back on the map

Leaders from all over the world will mobilise and come up with solutions that will save lives at the Fifth United Nations Road Safety Week, taking place this week...

7 May 2019

A few tyre-check tips to note after your Easter travels
A few tyre-check tips to note after your Easter travels

We've just come back from road trips over the Easter long weekend and it is essential to do a few checks to ensure that the long drive did not compromise the fitness of your vehicle...

By Hein Venter, Issued by Havas Johannesburg 30 Apr 2019

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Kids of all ages need to be kept safe in our cars, says MIWA

Buckling babies and toddlers into car seats gets a lot of attention, but keeping older children safe in our cars is just as important...

23 Apr 2019

AARTO Bill ready to be signed by the President
AARTO Bill ready to be signed by the President

The Administrative Adjudication of Road Traffic Offences Act (AARTO) Amendment Bill has been passed by Parliament and is now ready to be signed into law by the President...

9 Apr 2019

Serco enhances driver training at Coca-Cola
Serco enhances driver training at Coca-Cola

Serco enhanced the safety of truck drivers at Coca-Cola Beverages South Africa (CCBSA) by building two specialised Protec steel trailers to house vehicle simulators...

2 Apr 2019

New three-way stop planned at the Cedara interchange
New three-way stop planned at the Cedara interchange

N3TC will implement a new permanent three-way stop on the R103 (at the north- and southbound N3/Cedara Road interchanges in KwaZulu-Natal) during April 2019...

2 Apr 2019

Don't skimp on tyres
Don't skimp on tyres

With tough economic times, consumers are looking for ways to cut back on costs, but cutting back on car maintenance should not be an option...

25 Mar 2019

Safe driving tips for the Easter holidays
Safe driving tips for the Easter holidays

As the Easter holidays approach, many families will be heading to various destinations across South Africa...

25 Mar 2019

Penta Motor Group joins the 2019 AutoTrader SA Car of the Year competition
Penta Motor Group joins the 2019 AutoTrader SA Car of the Year competition

The 2019 AutoTrader South African Car Of The Year competition commences the judging of 12 vehicles from across the SA motoring industry this March, in a bid to find this year's ultimate car...

Issued by AutoTrader 19 Mar 2019

Safety tips for Uber passengers
Safety tips for Uber passengers

Mobile apps like Uber have improved safety by creating accountability and transparency where previously there was none...

20 Feb 2019

Have your say on traffic laws
Have your say on traffic laws

The Traffic Law Enforcement Committee has invited members of the public to provide comments on the future and direction of road traffic law enforcement in South Africa...

18 Feb 2019

Driving during loadshedding
Driving during loadshedding

The current loadshedding dilemma is affecting daily functioning on various levels, and motorists, in particular, are voicing distress over interruptions in traffic...

13 Feb 2019

Be alert to hijack kidnappings
Be alert to hijack kidnappings

Recently, there has been a spike in the number of hijackings in Durban...

13 Feb 2019

Hino South Africa reveal future plans
Hino South Africa reveal future plans

Hino South Africa has laid out ambitious plans for 2019 and beyond...

4 Feb 2019

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Continental wins 2019 CES award for Intelligent Door System

Continental has come out on top in the 2019 Consumer Electronics Show's (CES) Vehicle Intelligence and Self-Driving Technology category...

25 Jan 2019

Too many lives lost on SA's roads over the Festive Season
Too many lives lost on SA's roads over the Festive Season

The preliminary Festive Season Road Safety Report shows that 1,612 people lost their lives on the country's roads...

17 Jan 2019

How to stop your car from overheating
How to stop your car from overheating

It's inevitable that many motorists have to deal with a car overheating, but how do you stop it from occurring...

17 Jan 2019

New road laws for the new year?
New road laws for the new year?

The high road death toll over the December 2018 holiday period has prompted the Road Traffic Management Corporation (RTMC) to suggest major changes to laws and licensing in South Africa...

16 Jan 2019

#VWDriveDry: Encouraging South Africans to drive responsibly
#VWDriveDry: Encouraging South Africans to drive responsibly

Volkswagen in partnership with Drive Dry is urging South Africans to celebrate life responsibly in 2019...

15 Jan 2019

#BizTrends2019: The way we love our cars is about to change
#BizTrends2019: The way we love our cars is about to change

Back in January 1897, South Africa's first car was shown off publicly to an astonished crowd. Nearly 122 years later, South Africans' enduring love affair with their cars shows no signs of waning...

By Kriben Reddy 7 Jan 2019

#BizTrends2019: Online car sales - destructive disruption or unique opportunity?
#BizTrends2019: Online car sales - destructive disruption or unique opportunity?

The boom in online retail is now more than a decade old, and we're starting to see the first signs of a similar boom in online car sales...

By Marius du Toit 7 Jan 2019

Insured? Who's liable for your car repairs?
Insured? Who's liable for your car repairs?

Motor vehicle insurance should be simple and, most importantly, provide the motorist with peace of mind...

21 Dec 2018

#BestofBiz 2018: Automotive
#BestofBiz 2018: Automotive

Discover the most read content on Bizcommunity's Automotive site over the past year...

18 Dec 2018

How new cars are incorporating more safety features
How new cars are incorporating more safety features

If it's been a while since the last time you've been car shopping, you may be in for a few pleasant surprises...

By Trevor McDonald 10 Dec 2018

#StartJLM: The roadmap to the fully autonomous vehicle
#StartJLM: The roadmap to the fully autonomous vehicle

As part of Start JLM 2018, Nimrod Dor, director APAC & Africa: Mobileye Aftermarket Division, provided an overview about Mobileye and its roadmap towards the autonomous vehicle...

By Jessica Tennant 28 Nov 2018

Tips to keep safe on SA roads this festive season
Tips to keep safe on SA roads this festive season

With the festive season fast approaching, many South Africans are likely to be in the final stages of planning their holiday activities, most of which will include road travel...

23 Nov 2018

Alcohol consumption: How much is too much?
Alcohol consumption: How much is too much?

Over the festive season, there is a lot more drinking and driving, resulting in an increase in accidents this time of year...

12 Nov 2018

2019 AutoTrader SA Car of the Year semi-finalists announced
2019 AutoTrader SA Car of the Year semi-finalists announced

The 2019 AutoTrader SA Car of the Year competition semi-finalists have been announced...

12 Nov 2018

Sumitomo Rubber partners with 'Part Worn Africa'
Sumitomo Rubber partners with 'Part Worn Africa'

Sumitomo Rubber South Africa (SRSA) has taken up the mantle as continental custodian and steward of Part Worn Africa...

29 Oct 2018

Transport legislation author urges transport companies to prepare for AARTO
Transport legislation author urges transport companies to prepare for AARTO

October is Transport Month - a fitting time to prepare for updates to legislation that will impact the lives of all drivers and transport company owners and operators...

Issued by LexisNexis 23 Oct 2018

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