Sub-teen drivers show parents the way

They're not old enough to drive on the road but these youngsters who entered a 'Best Driver' competition are now teaching their parents some safe-driving tips. They youngest? Only 11!

WCape shocker: Child pedestrian horror clip

The Western Cape government has launched its latest Crash Witness video which shows emergency services discussing the horrors of 'child pedestrians who have been run over'. WARNING: Disturbing visuals.

Road Tests

We ride: Yamaha XVS950 Bolt

2014-05-26 08:27

Harley-Davidson makes the Sportster, Yamaha replies with the XVS950 Bolt cruiser. Traditional American or traditional Japanese? DRIES VAN DER WALT rides the new Bolt.

Yamaha FJR1300 makes a comeback

2013-05-20 13:21

The 2013 Yamaha FJR1300's redesigned bodywork, modern look and an electronics package is set to regain some of the relevance it may have lost over the years.

Honda CB1000R: A polished gem

2013-04-12 12:44

'Tame' versions of race engines in everyday bikes have created gems and lemons, says DRIES VAN DER WALT. The Honda CB1000R...?

BMW K1300R: Still turning heads

2013-02-25 10:02

BMW'S K1300R - four years on and its still an touring bike with a reputation and radical looks that still turn heads.

TESTED: Kawa's ZX-6R superbike

2013-01-28 08:27

Hot off the heels of its race track successes, Kawasaki has introduced the latest version of its ZX-6R in South Africa. DRIES VAN DER WALT gets to grips with the 636 superbike.

Best bike buy for 2012

2012-12-31 06:51

2011 was a fun biking year, says DAVE FALL, but which of the motorcycles he's ridden over those 12 months did he think was the best overall...?

Honda CBF1000FA: Litre of sense

2012-12-24 07:41

The South African motorcycle market is pretty much sewn-up between litre-class superbikes and big-bore adventure machines... or is it? asks DRIES VAN DER WALT.

GSR750: Survivor of one-litre war

2012-12-12 07:28

Back in the 70's and '80's 750cc, says DRIES VAN DER WALT, was a mainstream engine capacity. This bike is one of the survivors...

Kawa's versatile Versys 1000

2012-10-29 09:36

If you're in the market for a mid-size bike with added grunt for long-distance riding, the Versys 1000, says DRIES VAN DER WALT, is well worth your attention.

Tested: BMW's top-end R1200RT

2012-10-01 07:23

Bikes man Dries van der Walt goes back to basics with BMW's latest big, boxer-engined, tourer.

Off-road: Honda's CrossTourer

2012-09-10 07:59

Serious adventure motorcyclists love their BMW GS / KTM 990 but how about Honda's new 1200cc CrossTourer. DAVE FALL liked it...

ATV crash severs Olympic star's spine

10/06/2014 12:56 Olympic swimmer Amy Van Dyken's spine was severed when the all-terrain vehicle she was riding hit a kerb in a restaurant car park and plunged into a two-metre drop.

YOUR WEEKEND READ

Big new Suzy V-Strom in showrooms

23/05/2014 10:12 Until six years back there was a giant of a bike - the Suzuki V-Strom 1000 - but emissions controls killed it. Now it's back, even bigger, tech-savvy, and with anti-lock and traction control.

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