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SA's 7 worst in-car distractions

'When distracted, drivers’ reaction times are slower and they are much more prone to crash,' says the AA.

Roadblocks in SA: 8 things to know

Can an officer search your car at a roadblock? Do you have the right to film the police? Do you know your rights?

Environmental

India starts restricting cars to clear air

2016-04-16 08:26

The New Delhi government has begun a second round of two-week car restrictions to reduce air pollution that has made the Indian capital the world's most polluted city.

WATCH: Tesla's Model S takes on a Qantas jet!

2016-04-05 09:09

Airplane vs electric car - Australia's national carrier Qantas raced a Boeing 737 against a Tesla Model S. Find out which vehicle came out tops.

Peugeot, Citroen reveals 'real-world' fuel consumption

2016-03-02 09:26

Peugeot and Citroen published 'real-world' fuel consumption figures for three of its diesel cars, seeking to win over wary customers after the Volkswagen pollution cheating scandal.

Q&A: Has Renault cheated emissions tests?

2016-01-21 12:39

Renault's efforts to clean-up the emissions of some of its diesel vehicles after failing tests, in the wake of Volkswagen's pollution-cheating scandal, raises questions for the entire automotive sector.

India bans new diesel cars in capital

2015-12-16 10:20

India's top court imposed a temporary ban on new diesel-guzzling SUVs and other luxury cars in New Delhi in an attempt to clean up the world's most polluted capital.

Euro car sales race ahead, VW stuck in slow gear

2015-12-15 10:04

European car sales soared by 13.7% in November 2015 but scandal-plagued Volkswagen trailed the pack with a 4.1% increase.

Emissions scandal: Chinese NGO sues Volkswagen

2015-12-15 09:11

A Chinese court has agreed to hear a case brought by an environmental organisation against Volkswagen over its emissions-cheating scandal.

INFOGRAPHIC: Ford's $4.5-billion electric-car plan

2015-12-14 09:32

Ford is investing $4.5 billion in electric vehicle solutions by 2020, including the new Focus Electric. It aims to add 13 new battery-powered vehicles to its line-up!

French cars top Euro 'low CO2 emitters' list

2015-11-27 08:14

French automakers topped the list of European vehicles with the lowest carbon emissions, the European Environment Agency said in a report published.

NOx gasses in diesel cars: Why are they so dangerous?

2015-09-23 18:24

Nitrogen oxides, poisonous gases that contribute to suffocating smog, are found in the fumes of diesel cars like the ones VW has admitted to fitting with emissions-cheating software.

Interest rate hike: SA car owners to pay more

28-01-2016 16:27 The recent rate hike will affect SA car owners who have vehicle finance agreements structured around a linked interest rate, reports WesBank.

Inside Wheels24

Emissions scandal: VW boss apologised to Obama in person

Disgraced Volkswagen CEO said Matthias Mueller said he held a "two minute" conversation with US president Barack Obama to apologise for the firm's emissions scandal.

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