Towing Trailer

What is maximum overlap is for goods on a trailer pulled by a bakkie?

Question: What is maximum overlap is for goods on a trailer pulled by a bakkie? Answer: Overall length of vehicle Reg 221.   No person shall operate on a public road— (a)     a trailer which is coupled to a drawing vehicle in such a manner that the trailer and the drawing vehicle cannot swivel in a horizontal…

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What’s the Regulations on a 49cc Moped (Bicycle with engine)?

Question: What’s the Regulations on a 49cc Moped (Bicycle with engine)? As I understand any bicycle that is powered by means other than person power is a motor vehicle and therefore needs appropriate registration/roadworthy and driving license if approved as a motorvehicle. Answer: The legislation that will move these pedal cycles out of the definition…

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Leeroy Poulter and navigator Elvéne Coetzee victorious in Tshwane Rally

Castrol Team Toyota’s Leeroy Poulter and navigator Elvéne Coetzee (Toyota Yaris S2000) kept the defense of their South African National Rally Championship title alive, when they won the tough and dusty Imperial Toyota Tshwane Motor Rally in fine style. The pair now lead the championship, with two rounds to go. This weekend’s victory, however, came…

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If Tired, Stop / Rest…. But in South Africa… not Anywhere…!!

The Arrive Alive website received the following email which we passed on to the National Roads Agency as well: Subject: N17 HIGHWAY MUGGING Message: “Good afternoon I am not quite sure who to report this incident to. Kindly refer me to the correct person if not for your department. We are frequent users of the…

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