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May 19, 2022

Three injured in a collision involving two trucks on the R61

This afternoon Kwazulu Private Ambulance Service responded to the R61 at the Munster intersection for reports of a collision. When emergency services arrived they found that […]
May 19, 2022

Isuzu Motors South Africa’s Trucks Match Environmental Demands with Euro 5 Technology on selected models

The world’s vehicle population now exceeds 1,4 billion – every day, millions of engines startup with varying degrees of exhaust emissions clouding the atmosphere. While South […]
May 19, 2022

E-toll decision is imminent, says Mbalula

Minister of Transport Fikile Mbalula said the final pronouncement on the funding model of e-tolls is imminent. Mbalula tabled his budget vote for the Department of […]
May 19, 2022

Suspect shot in attempted robbery of a courier vehicle on Queen Nandi Drive

Marshall Security is currently on scene at an active crime scene on Queen Nandi Drive. An unknown amount of suspects attempted to rob a courier vehicle. […]
May 18, 2022

Truck jack-knifes in Limpopo

Limpopo: A truck had jack-knifed between the Leboeng and Graskop turnoff. It has stopped right across the road around the bend. It was reported being at […]
May 18, 2022

Decision on e-tolls ‘imminent’; scrap metal exports must be banned – Mbalula

Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula has yet again promised that a decision on the future of e-tolls in Gauteng is imminent. Delivering his department’s budget vote on Wednesday, he […]
May 18, 2022

Sanral cancels R17.5bn in tenders, citing ‘material irregularities’

The board of the South African National Roads Agency Limited (Sanral) has cancelled tenders to the value of R17.47-billion, citing “material irregularities”. The tenders which the […]
May 18, 2022

How SA’s deteriorating transport infrastructure is impacting agricultural communities

News reports suggest that there has been a significant increase in trucks on South Africa's roads recently as companies are unable to rely on the country's […]
May 17, 2022

Pick n Pay, Takealot partner to sell groceries, liquor on Mr D app

Retail chain Pick n Pay and online store Takealot have signed a commercial services agreement which will enable customers across South Africa to buy Pick n […]
May 17, 2022

One person injured following a collision on the R40

One person has been left with moderate injuries following a collision on the R40, involving two heavy motor vehicles. He was treated and stabilized on scene […]
May 16, 2022

Top fleet managers recognized at Inaugural Fleet Safety Awards!

MasterDrive would like to congratulate each person and organisation that entered the awards. It was no easy feat for the judges as the quality of the […]
May 16, 2022

Two dead, one seriously injured in a truck and vehicle collision in Bloemfontein

VRMED, Er24, FSEMS, and Mangaung fire &rescue responded @ 04:30 to reports of a truck vs car collision at the intersection of President ave and Krause […]