What is the law on riding motorcycles within the space to the right of the fast lane?

Question: I would like to know what the law says in regard to motorcycles riding within the space to the right of the fast lane, or right-most lane, on South African (specifically Johannesburg) highways. I often take the highway to work, and prefer to drive in the fast lane. Motorcycles regularly come speeding past in…


Peak sports performance from new, revolutionary Continental SportContact 6

Continental’s revolutionary SportContact 6 is an all-new super sports tyre for the ultra-high performance (UHP) segment. The trend-setting newcomer establishes elevated benchmarks for handling, steering precision and high-speed performance, and succeeds the proven and highly-rated ContiSportContact 5P as the range-topper in Continental Tyre SA’s passenger car tyre portfolio. “With the new SportContact 6, Continental is…


Volvo Cars adds comfort and convenience to safety with new-generation child seats

Volvo Cars, the first car maker to actively test child seats in crash tests as far back as the early 1960s, is launching a range of three new child seats with a focus on design, comfort and convenience. As a pioneer in child safety, Volvo Cars’ heritage of development, testing and clear installation and usage…


Tiger Wheel & Tyre shares advice on navigating our potholed roads

South Africans have recently welcomed the very needed rainfall across our thirsty country, however this has meant driving on our roads often feels like navigating a minefield. Even the most advanced drivers don’t stand a chance against our eroded roads. Potholes are often difficult to avoid, as they can be hard to see, especially at…

Cera Tec

Textar introduces Cera Tec Anti-squeal lubricant

Textar’s non-metallic anti-squeal lubricant for braking systems is heat resistant up to 1000°C. It is suited for lubricating disc and drum brakes, compressors, central lubricating systems, axle bearings, chains, seat tracks, sunroof guides and battery contacts. Cera Tec is non-conductive, contains no solid constituents, is suitable for anti-lock braking systems, facilitates brake installation, reduces brake…


Nine vehicles recovered and female suspect arrested in Birchleigh North after tip-off

Ekurhuleni north cluster: Norkem park saps. Nine cars recovered and female suspect arrested . On 2016-05-05 at about 09:30 members from Ekurhuleni Metro police recovered nine cars at number 2 Gertrude street, Birchleigh north after a tip off from community member. Upon arrival of the metro officers they recovered nine cars at the said house.…


Volkswagen Group South Africa’s Black-Owned Suppliers’ Day hailed a success

On 5 May 2016 Volkswagen Group South Africa hosted its first ever Black-Owned Suppliers’ Day in Uitenhage. The event, which was attended by the Minister of Trade and Industry, Rob Davies, and MEC for Economic Development, Environmental Affairs and Tourism in the Eastern Cape, Sakhumzi Somyo, presented a platform for 45 companies that meet VWSA’s…


Keep an eye on your car insurance to avoid unexpected surprises

Many South Africans regard their cars as prized possessions, but often cut corners to save on costs when it comes to taking out insurance – something that could prove vastly more expensive than anticipated in the event of a claim. “It is common in these tough times, when budgets are stretched by increases in petrol…