‘Dad, I feel sick!’ Curse of the cruise to holiday heaven

Easter traffic could be sickening for millions Passengers staring at a screen felt ill in 10 minutes Youngsters, teens worst affected – as are goldfish COLOGNE, Germany – Guaranteed to strike fear into the heart of any car-driver is the plaintiff cry from the back seat: “I feel sick!” “It will,” according to a survey…

Holiday trip? A little planning will go a long way…

Take a few minutes, perhaps save hours Simple checks even a non-expert can do Did you book your overnight accommodation? THE EASTER HOLIDAY season is upon us and that usually means a family trip, by road. Tiger Wheel & Tyre has suggested some preparation before you load the luggage and the kids and head for…

Night auto-braking saviour for pedestrians

Fears rooted in pre-historic caveman past New poll shows drivers fear hitting pedestrians Pedestrian deaths double after dark BRENTWOOD, England – It’s not just children who are afraid of the dark. Grown-ups get scared of driving at night.* Some experts believe fear of the dark, or ncytophobia, can be traced back to our cave-dwelling ancestors…

Stay safe – let your tyres tell their tale

▪ Tyre sidewall figures tell tales on your tyres ▪ Speed rating, load limit, run-flat designation ▪ Some are manufacturer-specific codes PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa – Decoding the information on tyre sidewalls is getting tougher and tougher for the layman but it’s vital to the guys who replace the rubber that keeps you safe on…