--
 
How to buy a classic motorcycle in SA?

'There are a few things you need to consider,’ writes bike guru Dries Van der Walt.

Top family cars in SA

Wheels24's Janine Van der Post has gone from a 'SpeedQueen' to a supermom. Check out her list of top family cars.

Watch it! Carlisle gets big guns

2012-12-03 10:05

ROBIN CARLISLE: New laws give him more power to tackled Western Cape traffic corruption.

CAPE TOWN - The Western Cape Provincial Road Traffic Act has been passed by the provincial legislature to clean up corruption.

Western Cape MEC for transport Robin Carlisle explained in a weekend statement: "I can now carry out investigations at any vehicle or driving licence testing centre without permission from the national transport department. This will greatly assist in dealing with corruption and jailing the offenders."

BLUE-LIGHT RULES, OK?

He said by January 2013 the department would have published conditions for the use of blue lights in the province.

Carlisle said blue lights would only be used in emergency situations.

"I will also issue a regulation requiring all vehicles overtaking cyclists to ensure that there is a safe distance of at least 1.5m between them before passing."

The act was passed on Thursday.
NEXT ON WHEELS24X
Read more on:    robin carlisle  |  western cape  |  traffic act

Inside Wheels24

WATCH: Joburg traffic cop corruption caught on dashcam?

A motorist has allegedly captured JMPD traffic officer corruption via his dashcam. The driver? Tony Beamish, senior journalist from Carte Blanche. Watch his clips and decide for yourself.

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.