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Long weekend road safety

As another long weekend looms, South Africans can expect increased traffic on the roads between main cities again. MasterDrive looks at two important topics that drivers should keep in mind before setting off on a trip to a holiday destination.   100% clarity   Before setting off on your journey home or to your holiday […]

Motor Sportsman of the Year

The South African Guild of Motoring Journalists’ 2017 Motor Sportsman of the Year, sponsored by Michelin, is 21-year-old Kelvin van der Linde of Johannesburg.   This is awarded to him for his many achievements racing an Audi R8. He has seen great success in Australia, America, and Europe, where he was part of the team […]

Autonomous cars and safety

A recent study conducted for the Mazda Driver Project suggests that many people are not over enthusiastic about surrendering their ability to drive a car themselves.  Additionally, two weeks ago, the second fatal accident involving self-driving cars occurred. This reignited the debate over whether autonomous vehicles will lead to safer roads or not.   The […]

Holiday driving for motorcyclists

Getting a helmet that fits properly is crucial for long distance trips.   Experts on impact protection will say it will do a better job in an accident if it fits properly. Yet, that’s just one reason why you should get it right.   Among other things, a helmet that fits well will be more […]