What are the Requirements for a driving licence holder to accompany a learner driver?

Question: I would like to know if one has a learner drivers license, can he be assisted by a person with a drivers license less that a year? In other words, how long do you have to have your license before you can assist a person with a learner drivers license? Answer: The current regulations…

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SA stimulates investment in vehicle production

Trade and Industry Minister Dr Rob Davies has approved the new Medium and Heavy Commercial Vehicles-Automotive Investment Scheme (MHCV-AIS) guidelines to stimulate investment in the production of vehicles in the country. The MHCV-AIS is a sub-component of the Automotive Investment Scheme, an incentive designed to grow and develop the automotive sector in South Africa. “The…

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13 suspects arrested and 6 cars and two firearms confiscated in Western Cape

It has been a good day for the member attached to provincial command centre when 13 suspects were arrested yesterday( Wednesday 2014-11-19) during an operation clamping down on stolen vehicles and hijackings. During patrols and by following up information a total of 10 suspects between ages 19 and 52 years were arrested for being in…

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Ford Plants Flag in Middle East & Africa with Live Action Event

  Bill Ford helps inaugurate Ford’s latest business unit, Middle East and Africa, an exciting, vibrant region that represents the final frontier for growth in the auto industry Ford pledged to launch 25 vehicles in region by 2016, including the all-new Mustang debuting next year Industry sales in Middle East & Africa are expected to…

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AMG GT, C-Class and S-Class take 1st place German specialist motoring magazine “Auto Zeitung”

Stuttgart – Mercedes-Benz is in the fast lane. This is according to the readers of the German specialist motoring magazine “Auto Zeitung”, who have chosen the three latest Mercedes models as the best cars in their class. As a result, the AMG GT, the C-Class and also the S-Class have been awarded the “Auto Trophy…

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Shelby GT350 Mustang: The Legend Returns

All-new Shelby® GT350 Mustang is a thoroughbred capable of tackling the world’s most challenging roads and racetracks GT350 is powered by a unique, high-revving flat-plane crankshaft 5.2-liter V8 engine that will produce more than 500 horsepower – the most powerful naturally aspirated Ford production engine ever Advanced materials, MagneRide dampers, aggressive brakes and finely tuned…

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Suzuki Swifts sold in SA are safe says 3 -Star rating!

Swift models sold in SA awarded three-star rating Local models compliant with local and global safety standards Zero score for base-spec model sold in India only Concerns regarding the safety rating of the Suzuki Swift 1.2 produced in India, which have emerged in the wake of a recent Global NCAP crash test, are not relevant…

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