May my nurse at the retirement village drive a golf cart if she has no valid driving car license?

  Question:  I am the Matron of a Retirement Village, my night staff get call out on regular basis to visit an elderly in his cottage, may my nurse drive a golf cart if she has no valid driving car license? Answer: Unfortunately not. Estate roads are still considered public roads and golf carts are…

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How safe are your car’s tyres? MiWay offers a checklist for maintenance tips

Keeping safe on the road is not only about being an alert and cautious driver, it is also about making sure that your car is always in tip-top condition. An essential part of that is ensuring that your tyres are in a roadworthy condition – after all, the tyres are the point of contact between…

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General Tyre relaunches its range and brand profile in South Africa

  Relaunch strategy builds on proud legacy and consumer support in SA All-new passenger car tyres and expanded 4×4 line-up complement existing range Builds on General Tyre core values of performance, reliability and heritage, linked to strong value proposition PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 16 July 2014 – General Tyre is embarking on a bold relaunch…

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Growing trend in car thefts from dealership/panel beaters can be easily defeated

Theft of cars at vehicle dealerships and panel beaters has recently emerged as a growing trend in the industry. Standard Bank has urged its customers to remain vigilant and to guard against falling victim to this crime. Johan van Greuning, Head of Standard Insurance Limited, warns that a well-organised syndicate is using customer and vehicle…

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Brush up on what to do and what to avoid after a car crash!!

Being involved in an accident can be both scary and stressful. It’s important to remain calm and collect the necessary information should you need to make an insurance claim, says MiWay Head of Online Marketing, Rory Judd. Whether it’s a small bumper bashing or a major crash – if you have ever been involved in…

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Videos reveal why we should avoid crossing flooded roads and bridges!

Recent heavy rains in Gauteng have flooded many roads. In the social media we have shared many of these pics and I remember one of those capturing a vehicle in the middle of such a river with a big red “L” in the back window! We have shared from the side of the Arrive Alive…

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De Villiers / Von Zitzewitz Regain 4th Place In Dakar Rally

Giniel de Villiers and German co-driver Dirk von Zitzewitz of the Toyota Imperial SA Dakar team showed once again on Wednesday’s 231-kilometre stage 10 between Iquique and Antofagasta in Chile that they were the only petrol-engined 4×4 to take the fight to the turbo-diesel Minis in this year’s Dakar Rally in Argentina and Chile. The…

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Four suspects arrested after car chase and shootout – stolen vehicle recovered in Ulundi

Yesterday afternoon, 10 January 2014 at about 16:00, Ulundi TRT, Ulundi Public Order Police and neighbouring stations were patrolling at Ulundi area when they saw a suspicious looking vehicle with five occupants. The members tried to stop it but the driver sped off. A chase was ensued and it is alleged that the suspects started…

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Marathon Effort Sees Toyota Imperial Hilux Pickups Ready for Shipment to Dakar Rally in South America

Toyota Motorsport South Africa has won the first 2014 Dakar Rally battle by meeting the SAA Cargo deadline on Friday for delivery of the two Toyota Imperial Hilux double cab pickups that will contest the 9 500-kilometre 14-day marathon race in South America in January. The precious cargo, together with six tons of spare parts…

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