Driving a Car in South Africa
Minimum age is 18 years. Drivers between 18 and 21 are subject to
young drivers surcharge.
Travel Advisories and Warnings in South
The Speed limit in South Africa is 120kph on the open
road, 100 km/h on smaller roads and between 60 km/h and 80 km/h in towns.
We're not sure what smaller roads mean but, as usual,
err on the side of safety.
Non-residents may drive with a valid license from their
Drunk driving laws are strictly enforced and .05 percent mg/ml
blood alcohol will possibly give you a 10 years prison sentence and a