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These are the most reliable cars and car brands

These are the most reliable cars and car brands

Market research company J.D Power has released its 2017 Vehicle Dependability Study (VDS) detailing the most dependable manufacturers and models over the past year.

Motoring - By Staff Writer | 23 February, 2017
People are paying R16,000 to reserve the Mercedes bakkie before they have even seen it

People are paying R16,000 to reserve the Mercedes bakkie before they have even seen it

Mercedes-Benz has launched a reservation service in the UK for its X-Class pickup ahead of a 2018 launch, while the vehicle is still in concept phase.

Motoring - By Staff Writer | 21 February, 2017
Best and worst cities for traffic in South Africa

Best and worst cities for traffic in South Africa

TomTom has released the results of its Traffic Index 2017, showing which cities in South Africa experience the worst traffic congestion.

Motoring - By Staff Writer | 21 February, 2017
How much more you could be paying for petrol after Budget 2017

How much more you could be paying for petrol after Budget 2017

A steep increase in the fuel levy is one of the measures finance minister Pravin Gordhan is most likely to use to help meet the current budget shortfall according to economists at Econometrix.

Motoring - By Staff Writer | 21 February, 2017
You may soon be able to service your car wherever you want – even under warranty

You may soon be able to service your car wherever you want – even under warranty

The Competition Commission has begun a probe into exclusionary conduct in the car repair industry following a years-long campaign which would allow consumers the right to select where their vehicles are serviced, maintained and repaired.

Motoring - By Staff Writer | 20 February, 2017
The best-selling bakkies in South Africa right now and how much they cost

The best-selling bakkies in South Africa right now and how much they cost

These are the bestselling bakkies in South Africa right now and how much they cost.

Motoring - By Staff Writer | 19 February, 2017
Everything you need to know about South Africa’s incoming traffic demerit system

Everything you need to know about South Africa’s incoming traffic demerit system

A meeting of the national Aarto task team will take place in Bloemfontein before the end of February in preparation for the planned country-wide roll-out of the demerit points system – here’s what you need to know.

Motoring - By Staff Writer | 15 February, 2017
Sanral loses Cape Town e-toll bid – unveils toll plans for PE, Pretoria, KwaZulu-Natal and Free State

Sanral loses Cape Town e-toll bid – unveils toll plans for PE, Pretoria, KwaZulu-Natal and Free State

The Constitutional Court of South Africa has officially ruled against Sanral’s plans to implement its e-tolls systems on Western Cape highways but the state-owned company have revealed a surprising twist of their own.

Motoring - By Staff Writer | 14 February, 2017
These are the worst hijacking hotspots in South Africa

These are the worst hijacking hotspots in South Africa

Vehicle tracking company Ctrack has released it hijacking and crime statistics, detailing the hijacking hotspots across South Africa’s biggest cities, the time of day they take place and which vehicles are being targeted.

Motoring - By Staff Writer | 12 February, 2017
7 cars that sell so badly you’ve probably never seen them on SA roads

7 cars that sell so badly you’ve probably never seen them on SA roads

BusinessTech has selected some of the cars that struggled to crack the local market in South Africa.

Motoring - By Staff Writer | 11 February, 2017
The most hijacked cars and car brands in South Africa

The most hijacked cars and car brands in South Africa

Vehicle tracking company Ctrack has released it hijacking and crime statistics, detailing which vehicles and vehicle manufacturers are being targeted by criminals.

Motoring - By Staff Writer | 10 February, 2017
These are the unsafest cars to drive in South Africa

These are the unsafest cars to drive in South Africa

The Automobile Association (AA) has called for the introduction of safety testing measures that provide a scale of safety ratings for all vehicles sold locally.

Motoring - By Staff Writer | 8 February, 2017
New fuel cell plant in South Africa targets clean energy cars

New fuel cell plant in South Africa targets clean energy cars

Africa’s first fuel cell component plant will start production in December 2017 aiming to take advantage of rising demand for clean energy cars in the country.

Motoring - By Staff Writer | 8 February, 2017
Road Accident Fund resumes payments

Road Accident Fund resumes payments

The Road Accident Fund (RAF) has resumed payments to claimants, service providers, stakeholders as well as caregivers who were affected by the delays in payment following the attachment of the RAF’s bank account by the Sheriff of the Court.

Motoring - By SA News | 8 February, 2017
South Africa’s used car prices vs the world

South Africa’s used car prices vs the world

A new study by UK based online used car dealership, Carspring, reveals the sharp difference in the value of used vehicles around the world.

Motoring - By Staff Writer | 8 February, 2017
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