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Second Decade of Action for Road Safety

The United Nations (UN) has announced the start of a Second Decade of Action for Road Safety. The World Health Organisation (WHO) and the UN regional commissions along with other partners in the UN Road Safety Collaboration, will formulate an updated plan of action for 2021 to 2030. Initial reports say that the objective will […]

Green and gold Ford Cortina Bakkie

A few years after the first Ford Cortina bakkie was launched in South Africa in 1971, Ford released a limited edition of the Cortina MK3 bakkie, badged the Cortina Springbok edition. This unique vehicle, designed to commemorate the All Blacks rugby tour to South Africa, started a trend for the many iconic nameplates that would […]

MasterDrive welcomes level one

As from Monday, South African started lockdown level one restrictions: most South Africans are returning to work, borders, by air or car, are open and increased numbers are permitted at gatherings. As with the other drops in lockdown levels, this will bring about some changes for South Africans.   The managing director of MasterDrive, Eugene Herbert, […]

Weekday Wit

Choosing wisely When I read about the evils of drinking, I gave up reading.   Fishing rink A guy goes ice fishing for the very first time. All of a sudden, he hears a voice. “There are no fish under the ice!” He ignores it and moves to another area, cuts a hole, and tosses […]