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Your little one is all grown up and ready to take his/her driver’s licence test. It’s an exciting time, but also very stressful. Hence, lots of parents decide to outsource the task of teaching their teenager how to drive. The added benefit of employing a driving school is they know a lot of...

Posted: Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 12:13

We all know the drill – the fuel price increase is announced, and then on the first Tuesday of the month the cars are queuing around the block at petrol stations. But other than paying more for fuel, how else does such an increase affect you? Here at Netstar, we wanted a better understanding of...

Posted: Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 12:48

Digitalisation is finally turning the global village into a reality. Connectedness is reaching into every corner of our lives, from entertainment content where and when and how you want it, to outsourcing across the globe.

Our cars are not escaping this trend. Remember Knightrider and Kit from the 80s? An...

Posted: Friday, September 1, 2017 - 08:38

Even if you hate washing your car, it’s amazing to drive around in a sparkling, spotless car. What’s making it that much worse to clean your car it the water crisis we’re facing at the moment. For this reason, we, at Netstar, searched for quick and easy ways in which you can...

Posted: Wednesday, August 30, 2017 - 11:46

 

Technology is developing at a frightening speed. And although we’ve all considered what might happen if Terminator and I, Robot came true, we must admit technological improvements make our lives a lot easier. So, let’s take a look at what’s happening on the car tech front.

 

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Posted: Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 15:37

 

As part of its strategy to strengthen its position in international markets, JSE listed Allied Electronics Corporation Limited (Altron) today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Altech Netstar, had acquired 100% of the shareholding of Fleet Logistics (Pty) Ltd, an Australian fleet management business based in New South Wales,...

Posted: Friday, July 28, 2017 - 12:54

Although you always obey the law while driving, getting stuck in a roadblock can be rather intimidating. The best thing you can do to calm your nerves is, know your rights.

Although many road users might not agree, roadblocks are there for your ...

Posted: Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 10:56

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Posted: Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 10:55

Dash cams – are they more than a tool to create your own YouTube videos? Yes, and they are growing in popularity. From capturing footage of criminal acts and road accidents through to natural disasters, dash cams are there to support you. As your trusted tracking device supplier, we spoke to the AA about why you should invest in a dash cam. ...

Posted: Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - 11:02

Never be caught off-guard by the weather again. At Netstar, your car tracking company, we’ve compiled a quick guide on how to ensure...

Posted: Friday, June 23, 2017 - 14:37