Flying solo in Dakar not for faint-hearted

Tireless drivers navigating their way across treacherous terrain for weeks on end defying the odds of nature.

The Dakar Rally has always fascinated me.

Flying solo in Dakar not for faint-hearted
Flying solo in Dakar not for faint-hearted

Flying solo in Dakar not for faint-hearted

Tireless drivers navigating their way across treacherous terrain for weeks on end defying the odds of nature.

South Africans love their (mini) SUVs

South Africans love their (mini) SUVs

Relative affordability and fuel economy are driving the demand for mini sports utility vehicles.
Fuel price could drop further at the end of January – AA

Fuel price could drop further at the end of January – AA

The AA says the current data showed a drop of around 12 cents a litre for petrol, 36 cents for diesel, and 33 cents for illuminating paraffin.
Ford cautions some of its vehicles may have clutch snags

Ford cautions some of its vehicles may have clutch snags

The clutch problems may cause the vehicles to overheat. 
#VWDriveDry is committed to driving pledges despite controversy

#VWDriveDry is committed to driving pledges despite controversy

More than 300 000 people viewed Moozlie’s posts, which show her ‘drinking’, and ‘using her phone’ while driving.
Practice good tyre safety following the festive season

Practice good tyre safety following the festive season

Worn out tyres pose a grave risk to road users as they affect a vehicle’s braking and steering.
Rolls-Royce breaks record for luxury car sales

Rolls-Royce breaks record for luxury car sales

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars sold a record-high number of its luxury vehicles last year, with purchases soaring worldwide, the German-owned company announced Thursday.
Do your bit to help save lives on the road

Do your bit to help save lives on the road

If everyone can tick all these boxes we might just help save lives.
Mzansi social media disapproves of Uber Bus launch

Mzansi social media disapproves of Uber Bus launch

The launch in Egypt has received quite a reaction from South Africans on social media because of its similarity to our minibus taxis.
How to drive with badly maintained trucks

How to drive with badly maintained trucks

Follow these tips so that everyone can arrive at their destination safely.
Save fuel with Nissan’s 10 tips

Save fuel with Nissan’s 10 tips

Even if you have a car that’s truly fuel efficient such as the Micra, you can still save fuel and money in other ways.
Arrive alive this festive with these safety tips

Arrive alive this festive with these safety tips

Motor finance company boss’ tips to arrive alive this festive season.
Don’t rush into buying new car

Don’t rush into buying new car

Taking short cuts could result in a situation where a new car owner is unable to afford rising mobility costs.
Wearing your seatbelt all the time is important

Wearing your seatbelt all the time is important

The job of the seatbelt is to prevent you from being flung from the car.
NISMO launches programme to offer heritage car parts in Japan

NISMO launches programme to offer heritage car parts in Japan

South African customers can order GT-R parts through Nissan South Africa dealerships.
The risk of driving drunk

The risk of driving drunk

The festive season often has a tragic side as the number of road casualties increases.
The importance of high quality filters

The importance of high quality filters

The servicing and replacement of the filters is a must.
Fuel prices could drop drastically in December – AA

Fuel prices could drop drastically in December – AA

After months of sustained pressure on the fuel price, fuel users will receive a substantial breather at the end of November.
Toyota rules the roost in survey

Toyota rules the roost in survey

Toyota achieved 13 gold awards from 16 categories.
A zoom-zoom dinner with the Mazda MX5 Club

A zoom-zoom dinner with the Mazda MX5 Club

The MX5 Club was founded in 1991 and now has chapters in Gauteng, Western Cape, Eastern Cape, George and KwaZulu-Natal.
Top Gear host involved in accident but is uninjured

Top Gear host involved in accident but is uninjured

Good thing nobody was injured in the crash, however, the car looks damaged.
Nissan’s NP300 scores zero-star in Global NCAP

Nissan’s NP300 scores zero-star in Global NCAP

‘… this issue may be a bigger problem than originally believed’ – AA chief.
Buckle-up your kids, it’s the right thing to do

Buckle-up your kids, it’s the right thing to do

The Securea-kid fits over any safety belt from either side and keeps the belt in the correct position away from the child’s neck.
Read the fine print of your motor plan

Read the fine print of your motor plan

In some cases, a warranty can sound great on paper, but impose a heavy hidden cost.
Rea Vaya bus lane left open for gross abuse

Rea Vaya bus lane left open for gross abuse

Ever since they built the Rea Vaya bus lane, it has been organised chaos on the best of days.
BMW now offers now M options, M Performance Parts for a motorcycle

BMW now offers now M options, M Performance Parts for a motorcycle

An M package and M optional equipment will be available ex works for a motorcycle for the first time.

 

 

 

 

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