The SA Shore Angling Association and the community of Oyster Bay – near Cape St Francis – are refusing to accept the Environmental Affairs and Tourism Minister’s ban of 4×4 vehicles on beaches and are challenging it in court.
The government’s ban on the use of 4×4 vehicles on South African beaches comes into effect on Sunday, and offenders face severe penalties.
Japanese driver Hiroshi Masuoka, in a Mitsubishi, was overjoyed on Sunday after claiming his first victory in the Dakar Rally after the final stage in Senegal. South Africa’s Alfie Cox came second in the motorcycle section behind Italian Fabrizio Meoni.
Mitsubishi driver Hiroshi Masuoka has his sights on victory in the Dakar Rally in Senegal this weekend after opening up a massive 52 minutes and nine seconds lead on Thursday. South African Alfie Cox is in a commanding third place in the motorcycle section.
South African Alfie Cox continued his charge in the Dakar Rally on Wednesday, winning the 12th stage from Tidjikja to Tichit in Mauritania.
African Outback, a local manufacturer of 4×4 accessories, has launched a recreational vehicle unit called the Outback Roller Drawer. This accessory holds 150 kg and can be fitted to the Honda CR-V, Kia Sportage, Toyota RAV4 and Land Rover Freelander.
There’s a sense of power, control and security that many people feel behind the wheel of a sport-utility vehicle and it seems more women are in search of that feeling.
Japan’s Hiroshi Masuoka in a Mitsubishi extended his overall lead in the Dakar Rally after winning the 11th stage on Tuesday.
South African Alfie Cox had a good birthday celebration after winning the 10th stage in the Dakar Rally in Atar, Mauritania on Monday. The KTM motorcyclist finished six seconds ahead of Fabrizio Meoni of Italy to move up one place to fourth overall.
Nissan’s hopes in the Dakar Rally depend on Stephane Peterhansel after the well-placed Grégoire de Mevius battled with a clutch problem during the ninth stage from Zouerat to Atar.