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As we enter the New Year, we’re all pumped for new opportunities and new chances to do something great. But we so very often forget about our vehicles. These are valuable assets that improve our everyday lives, and by giving them a little bit of TLC, they can live a long time.

 

So, when you start to pen down your 2018 resolutions...

Posted: Thursday, February 1, 2018 - 16:48

It’s not only actors that can be famous. There are times when the cars are just as important (if not more so) as the actors in the films and TV shows they star in. As people who have a soft spot for cars, we here at Netstar, put our heads together and compiled a list of our favourite car-stars. We’ll admit that this was...

Posted: Monday, January 8, 2018 - 14:15

December is a busy time at shopping centres, with people buying gifts, meeting friends for lunch and shopping for family dinners. With this increase in human and car traffic, parking lots get congested. This chaos provides potential thieves with the distraction they need to commit crimes.

Stay safe by reading and following these eight...

Posted: Tuesday, December 19, 2017 - 10:00

In November, South Africans face another hike in the fuel price. Incorporate these 10 tips into your daily driving habits and you’ll reduce the amount of fuel you use. You can also save fuel by monitoring your driving behaviour and setting alerts, through Safe and Sound Plus and Safe and Sound Early Warning.

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Posted: Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 09:30

You take your car for regular services and ensure that it’s always clean, but before you set out on a long road journey, be sure to do a final check on your vehicle. These checks are easy and quick, but they can prevent your car from breaking down, let alone save your life and the lives of your passengers.

At Netstar, it...

Posted: Friday, November 17, 2017 - 14:54

Summer is here, and she has a fury of storms in her pocket! They have proven over and over again that Mother Nature is not a lady to take lightly. And when you’re driving, the severity of a storm can cause havoc on the roads; not only for the other drivers on the road but also to you.

Hence, as “keeping you and your...

Posted: Monday, October 30, 2017 - 15:37

Hi Kerry and Team Netstar,

We have 3 cars on Netstar and previously had my brothers car on Netstar too and the service we received from Netstar when my brother went missing was outstanding and we will always be grateful.

Today when my son called to say his car was stolen – I am currently away in...

Posted: Friday, October 27, 2017 - 09:13

The parking bays for people with disabilities are closer to the entrance of the mall, building or store, but they are also bigger. The reason disabled parking bays are built this way is to give disabled or wheelchair-bound persons more space to get in and out of the car, without damaging the vehicle next to...

Posted: Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 16:02

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