Police arrests

Vehicle theft syndicate cracked at Zimbabwe border

An Intelligence led operation conducted last night next to Beitbridge Boarder post in the Musina Policing area, yielded results as the syndicate involved in vehicle theft was cracked. The operation was jointly conducted by members from Crime Intelligence ,VIS and the Provincial Tracking team. This syndicate was smuggling stolen motor vehicles from South Africa to…


Unfamiliarity with towing regulations could harm your claim

20 September 2016: South African drivers who have not kept up to date with the regulations for towing trailers or caravans, run the risk of having their insurance claims denied in the event of an accident. This according to George Davis, Head: Engineering and Construction at RBS, who states that a surprising number of motorists…


Hijacked vehicle recovered after attempted house robbery

Shortly after 11:00 on Sunday, Marshall Security were alerted via a neighbourhood whatsapp group, to an attempted house robbery, which had occurred in the Effingham area. Armed reaction officers were immediately dispatched and on further investigation it was ascertained that four armed men arrived at the home in a silver Volkswagen vehicle and attempted to…


Two teenage suspects arrested on hijacking in Port Elizabeth

Members of the Port Elizabeth #FlyingSquad with members of Kwazakhele TaskTeam responded to a complaint of a hijacking in progress in Algoa Park today. The vehicle was spotted in New Brighton area and a high speed chase ensued. Two suspects, aged 18 and 19 years, were arrested for hijacking and attempted murder. Two replica firearms…


Subaru Johannesburg joins forces with Golden Lions Rugby Star Courtnall Skosan

Subaru Johannesburg is excited to announce the successful appointment of Courtnall Skosan as an official brand ambassador. As part of the role, the 25-yr old Golden Lions Rugby Star has just taken delivery of a Crystal White Pearl 2016 Subaru WRX from Subaru Johannesburg. Morne Viviers, Dealer Principal at Subaru Johannesburg who concluded the Ambassadorship…


Stolen vehicle recovered, suspect arrested after high speed chase, Durban North

A man has been arrested following a high speed chase through Durban North on Tuesday afternoon. A Toyota RAV 4 vehicle was taken in a house robbery in the Morningside area on Monday night. The vehicle in question was fitted with a tracking device and monitored by Tracker. At approximately 13h00 a positive identification of…


Foton launches a rock hard special edition Tunland

The one ton pick-up has been part of the South African motoring scene for many years, but the fact that more and more people are buying these vehicles for both business and pleasure means that there is a rapidly growing market for accessorising them. Foton South Africa, backed by Imperial Holdings, which markets light commercials,…


Time for the Cars.co.za Consumer Awards – powered by Wesbank

The Cars.co.za Consumer Awards, which was established to be the most prestigious, credible and influential awards programme in the South African motor industry, is entering its second year – powered by Wesbank. Following the success of the inaugural award season, the winners of which were announced on 14 January 2016, the second iteration, now backed…