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5 habits to help you guard against hijacking

Crime is a reality in every corner of the globe, but in South Africa hijackings are particularly prevalent. The best way to guard against this is by being vigilant and prepared. Here are five ways to ensure you are just that… Don’t dawdle in the driveway. Most...

It’s Time You Bought a Car: How to, and Not to, Do Vehicle Financing

Disposable income is becoming increasingly hard to come by. But there’s no need to panic; the dystopic future Mad Max predicts is still some ways off. You won’t have to fight off motorised gangs for cans of beans just yet. It does make purchasing a car a difficult...

Buckle Up for a Whirlwind of Romance This Valentine’s

The good-old days of parking at the nearest lover’s lane for an ardent make-out session with a view are over. But that doesn’t mean you can’t ditch the clichéd dinner-and-a-movie skit for an adventurous car-themed date this Valentine’s Day. Here are some ideas sure to...

5 Tips for First-time Car Buyers That are Actually Useful

You should get a handle on your budget before deciding to buy your first car… really? And you should book a test drive before signing on the dotted line? You don’t say! If you’re tired of looking for helpful advice about buying your first car and just end up reading...

Car Checks You Need to Do for Safe and Trouble-Free Driving in 2017

All car owners (well, those without buckets of extra cash to spend on additional maintenance) live in a pretty much constant state of worry that a surprise problem will leave them not only as car-less commuters, but flat-broke ones at that. Now, we’re not suggesting...

Automotive New Year’s Resolutions Guaranteed to Improve Your Drive

Whether you loved it or loathed it, no one can say that 2016 wasn’t a big year. But now it’s come and gone, and as the fumes of 2016 slowly waft away on the wind, it’s time to focus on a new year, a better year – for you and your car. How about a few New Year’s...

Sexiness Will Save Your Life

Where would we be without cars? Stuck at home probably; wherever it is. We certainly wouldn’t arrive on time, that’s for sure. After all, without these immutable machines, there wouldn’t be taxis, Uber or much more than a donkey and a cart to take you to your...

5 Motoring Gifts Others Will Love, and so Will Your Wallet

The festive season is here, and that means two things: time off from work and GIFTS! We find that the best gifts are often practical, fun items the person you’re giving the gift to will use, but wouldn’t have thought to buy or could afford for themselves. The best...

Choosing the right vehicle for your business

Selecting a vehicle isn’t just about choosing a means of getting around; your car acts as a tool that will help maximise business efficiency, so picking the right one is important.  Ask yourself these five questions: 1. What are you transporting? If you’re...

Get your car road trip ready!

It’s that time of year again; Christmas decorations are strewn across shopping centres and muffled versions of Jingle Bells play in grocery stores and elevators. Those lucky enough to be escaping the big smoke, let us help you prepare for road trips to nearby...