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Distraction – it comes down to culture

How many drivers really understand distraction? Why it matters? Think distraction just relates to the ‘illegal’ use of a cell phone whilst driving? My employer supplies a car, and cradle so surely, I can use it anywhere, anytime? The list goes on…   Distraction is such a complex issue that many road users often underestimate […]

Driving Expressions: VW Crafter 50 Panel Van

The Crafter is a remarkably well-equipped vehicle – catering for the SME business owner who isn’t just interested in truck with a canopy, but requires something that will carry the company branding proudly. In addition, they would probably want one that is suited to work in towns with some highway work.   True, the driver […]

Speeding and South African perspectives

A week ago, a video surfaced of a passenger filming a driver speeding at up to 322km/h. While some voiced disapproval and concern, for many this was a moment of awe, fascination and even humour, especially for the driver and passenger.   The managing director of MasterDrive, Eugene Herbert, says South Africans should question why many […]

Weekday Wit

Not that light Father: Son, please check if the headlights are on. Son: No. Yes. No. Yes. No. Yes..   Poisonous mushrooms or else A woman announces to her friend that she is getting married for the fourth time. “How wonderful! But I hope you don’t mind me asking what happened to your first husband?” […]