The Automobile Association has warned motorists to brace themselves for what is shaping up to be the “biggest fuel price hike in South Africa’s history by some margin”.Read more »
In South Africa, driving in heels is not against the law, but that does not mean that it is a good idea to strap on your high heels and hop behind the wheel. Why? Driving in heels is dangerous because when applying brakes, a driver plants his or her heel on the floor of the vehicle, where it is easy to move the foot from brake to gas pedal and back again. High heels make this efficient movement extremely difficult.Read more »
Tax legislation provides for an individual taxpayer to claim certain expenses incurred during a year of assessment against the income received. However, the type of expenses you can claim is dependent on the type of income you received. According to tax law, a normal salaried individual can claim the following expenses as tax deductions.Read more »
Distracted driving, such as sending a text or email, checking social media, talking on the phone, or eating while driving, are not only illegal in many parts of the world, but are also extremely dangerous.
Anything that diverts your attention away from the task of driving significantly increases your risk for being involved in an accident. Combine that with the increased risks of a construction zone and the chances of causing an accident are significantly increased.
It’s important for women to be cautious when driving alone, especially since the latest statistics reveal that women who drive alone are much more target by criminals and hijackers, than men. So what precautions can women take to ensure that you arrive safely at your destination?Read more »
Has the recent fuel increase got you stressed? The cost of fuel has risen for the second time in two months – to nearly R16 per litre. Well, there are a few things that you can do make your fuel tank, and your pocket, stretch a bit farther.Read more »
Colour – something we all want in our lives - and when choosing your next car, it’s easy to get carried away with all the aesthetics and ofcourse…the colour. However, choosing the wrong colour car may leave you with buyer’s remorse in the future.Read more »
The International Engine of the Year Awards is an annual competition, judged by a fully independent panel of industry experts from around the world. This year, this prestigious event was presented by Engine Technology International magazine and took place in Germany, where the world’s top engines competed for the coveted title of International Engine of the Year 2018.Read more »
Driving a roadworthy car is a legal requirement in South Africa. All busses, taxis and trucks must undergo a roadworthy test every year and the owners will not be able to renew their licenses without the presentation of a valid roadworthy certificate.Read more »
Trends are showing that another massive fuel price hike is likely at the end of May. This is according to the Automobile Association (AA), which was commenting on unaudited mid-month fuel price data released by the Central Energy Fund.Read more »