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New road laws on the cards?

This year we again saw an increase in the road death toll. Within just a few days of this period the number was well over 700 and this high number is what prompted the Road Traffic Management Corporation (RTMC) to suggest major changes to laws and licensing in South Africa.   The managing director of MasterDrive, Eugene […]

Crashes no longer leading cause of accidental death

Opioid overdoses have passed vehicle crashes as the leading cause of accidental death.   Watch any movie and one is exposed to what happens in the make-believe world in which crime – in whatever form – is connected to drugs. While we know that is only the movies, it is inevitable that these depict and […]

Driving Expressions: Toyota Fortuner 2.4 AT

Every year, shortly before the mad festive season rush commences (along with the dangers of being another fatality) I find it an ideal time to take a long weekend and head off into some place where vehicle and human traffic is so minimal, they could be non- existent.   In 2018, we headed up to […]

Welcome to MasterDrive

MasterDrive would like to welcome Sue Lottering to the position of sales manager. According to the managing director of MasterDrive, Eugene Herbert, customers can look forward to working with her in the coming months.   Herbert says: “We are looking forward to the ideas we know Sue will bring to the table. As MasterDrive continually […]