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'We hope that the campaign will speak directly to motorists, urging them not to use their phones while driving,' says Western Cape MEC Donald Grant as the province's hard-hitting ad goes viral.
Posted: July 20, 2017, 12:13 pm
The Western Cape transport department has posted a hard-hitting video, this time aimed at texting and driving. Warning: It starts out funny but takes a seriously dark twist...
Posted: July 20, 2017, 11:11 am
TransUnion says its latest Vehicle Pricing Index 'should be music to the ears of consumers who’ve been itching to buy a new vehicle'.
Posted: July 20, 2017, 9:47 am
A nonprofit organisation has filed a class-action lawsuit against Uber, claiming the ride-hailing service discriminates against New York City riders with disabilities.
Posted: July 20, 2017, 8:05 am
Authorities in West Virginia say a 5-year-old and a 2-year-old took their mother's car for a joyride. The mischievous pair drove the vehicle for 5km before crashing it.
Posted: July 19, 2017, 12:19 pm
Mercedes-Benz has debuted its new X-Class in Cape Town. The automaker reveals the price and engine range of its new bakkie aimed at 'trend-conscious individualists in SA'.
Posted: July 19, 2017, 8:16 am
'We need to build safeguards into the emerging industry for driverless cars,' writes Toby Walsh, Professor of AI at UNSW, as he speaks on Tesla's autopilot technology.
Posted: July 19, 2017, 7:01 am
German luxury car maker Daimler, which is being investigated for alleged emissions cheating, announced a voluntary recall of more than three million Mercedes-Benz diesel vehicles in Europe.
Posted: July 18, 2017, 7:50 pm
CCTV captures the moment an SUV smashes into a vehicle and crashes into a perimeter wall in Randburg.
Posted: July 18, 2017, 6:38 pm
A South African Uber driver whose car was torched five weeks ago died of his injuries on Monday, the company said, after an attack allegedly involving rival metre-taxi drivers.
Posted: July 18, 2017, 10:12 am
A truck driver was captured via dash-cam driving dangerously along the N2 near Richards Bay in KwaZulu-Natal.
Posted: July 18, 2017, 9:26 am
Dashcam footage shows a huge crash involving more than 20 cars along the N17. The pile-up was due to a nearby veld fire covering the road in heavy smoke. Warning: graphic footage.
Posted: July 18, 2017, 9:06 am
‘I keep getting fines for a vehicle I don’t own’, ‘I never received a court summons’… Wheels24 readers have their SA traffic-fine questions answered.
Posted: July 18, 2017, 7:35 am
A Tesla driver says his car's partially self-driving autopilot system wasn't responsible for a crash in Minnesota, despite what he initially told investigators.
Posted: July 18, 2017, 7:30 am
Elon Musk shares his thoughts on the time Top Gear slated the Tesla roadster and the court battle that followed...
Posted: July 18, 2017, 5:02 am
Wheels24.co.za | 3 licensing centres robbed in Pretoria: Here's how City of Tshwane aims to help motorists
Following a spate of break-ins and theft at the Watloo, Akasia and Centurion license departments, the City of Tshwane says it will aid frustrated motorists.
Posted: July 17, 2017, 11:58 am
'Higher international fuel prices and a weakening Rand/US dollar exchange rate have increased the likelihood that motorists will pay more at the pumps at the end of July,' said Automobile Association.
Posted: July 17, 2017, 9:04 am
'It has been recorded that an additional estimated 19 000 units are affected in South Africa,' says Mazda SA as it extends its recall of defective Takata airbags.
Posted: July 17, 2017, 7:22 am
Top Gear presenter Chris Harris gave an exclusive precision driving demonstration for visitors to Beaulieu at the launch of the new-look 'World of Top Gear'.
Posted: July 17, 2017, 7:10 am
Honda announced a recall of 1.2 million cars, following four engine compartment fires linked to faulty battery sensors.
Posted: July 17, 2017, 6:02 am