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Tips for towing

As a holiday season starts, many people are about to leave for a break with trailers and caravans in tow. No extra training or testing is required to legally tow a vehicle. Yet, effective towing does actually require additional skills as it affects acceleration, braking and maneuverability. It can also have tragic consequences if a […]

Quick tip: what the law says

Can I install anti-theft devices on the brakes of my vehicle? No. Such a device may not be installed on the brakes of the vehicle if it is likely to tamper with the operation of the brakes. In terms of Regulation 149A(1) of the National Road Traffic Act Regulations of 17 March 2000, no person […]

Engineered with Soul – the new Audi A5 and S5 Coupé

Audi revolutionized the B-segment in 2007 with the introduction of the Audi A5 Coupé. It was regarded widely as a work of art that took the world by storm. Ten years later, Audi South Africa is proud to present the second generation.  It now has a new, honed look and packed with the latest technology. The […]

Prevalence of self-reported aggressive driving behaviour

No doubt all would agree that the aggression of many drivers in South Africa is probably worse than drivers in many parts of the world. This is particularly evident when drivers encounter taxis in their daily commute with experiences varying from sublime to ridiculous. Are aggressive drivers unique to SA? A study analysed data collected via a […]