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22 Oct 2014

Argentina Still Mad With Clarkson

Argentina’s ambassador in London has made a formal complaint to the BBC, accusing Jeremy Clarkson, the host of globally popular…

22 Oct 2014

Outrage Over Eau Rouge

Belgian racetrack Spa-Francorchamps will contest an application by Infiniti to trademark “Eau Rouge,” one of Formula One’s most famous turns.…

21 Oct 2014

Total CEO Dies

Total CEO Christophe de Margerie died when his airplane struck a snowplow on a Moscow runway, ending a career in…

21 Oct 2014

GM Death Claims Rise

A program to compensate victims of a faulty ignition switch in General Motors vehicles has approved two new death claims,…

20 Oct 2014

Protesters Burn Toll Bills

Protesters burnt their unpaid e-toll bills on top of an empty coffin while singing the national anthem outside the offices…

20 Oct 2014

VW Recall: SA Affected

German automaker Volkswagen will recall more than a million cars in China and the United States due to a defect…

20 Oct 2014

RAF Assists N12 Crash Families

The Road Accident Fund (RAF) has begun assisting the families of those affected by a multi-vehicle pile-up on the N12…

17 Oct 2014

N12 Crash: Driver A Repeat Offender

The truck driver arrested for allegedly causing the death of four people and injuring 16 others in a multiple car…

15 Oct 2014

Mashatile: Tolls Too Costly

A nominal increase in the fuel level nationally and an increase in motor vehicle licence fees in Gauteng were mooted…

15 Oct 2014

Toyota Recall: SA Affected

Toyota announced it is recalling 1.75 million vehicles globally over brake problems and other glitches that posed a fire risk,…

15 Oct 2014

Runaway Truck Kills Four

Faulty brakes and a speed of 120km/h are believed to have been some of the reasons for disastrous scenes on…

13 Oct 2014

Car Theft Costs SA R8.5bn

Vehicles worth 8.5 billion Rand were stolen in South Africa in the year through February 2013, according to the South…

13 Oct 2014

Eyes Kept On Cape Drivers

If you're driving and get the feeling you're being watched - it's because you are. Cape Town has its eyes…

13 Oct 2014

Drivers Brawl At Nascar Race

Nascar drivers brawled in the pit lane Saturday after a number of feisty incidents on the track, throwing the sport…

10 Oct 2014

C-Class Recall: SA Affected

Mercedes-Benz is recalling more than 10,500 C-Class (W205) sedans in the US because a production error causes steering wheels to…

10 Oct 2014

VW Will Work With China

Volkswagen will deepen research and development projects with its Chinese joint venture partner China FAW, including work on hybrid and…

08 Oct 2014

Siri Could Crash Your Car

Drivers using hands-free virtual assistants like Apple’s Siri can be distracted by the technology, creating safety hazards, according to a…

08 Oct 2014

Ford Gives Schools Rangers

Ford donated 19 Rangers to 12 colleges and two schools around the country as part of its ongoing corporate social…