History of rideshare

A brief history of rideshare

There is nothing new about sharing a ride, carpooling and lift clubs.  Yet, nearly 80% of the cars regularly travelling into the Cape Town CBD every morning have only one person in each.  Let’s look at a brief history of rideshare to see if we can identify where the problem is. (more…)

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SOV

Do we need rideshare or Superhighways?

The information superhighway was a popular term used throughout the 90s to refer to a digital communication system, which eventually became the Internet as we know it. The term has been pensioned off.  To all intents and purposes, the job’s done! (more…)

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congestion

SA Public Transport Strategy

South Africa’s public transport strategy is fine. But we all need to help with the execution It’s 7:20 am on the M3 heading into Cape Town. You have been staring at the bumper of the bakkie in front of you for the last 15 minutes. The vehicle must weigh a couple of tons. It is […]

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