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with tips on how to get the most out of June 2018.
The final weekend of the Arts in Hermanus

The annual FynArts - Hermanus is a blend of visual, intellectual and creative inspiration with a vibrant social buzz, and is on until Sunday, 17 June 2018.

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Getting Adams his Comrades Marathon Medal

First Car Rental was proud to be the official support vehicle provider for Multiple Sclerosis (MS) sufferer, Grant Adams, for the 2018 Comrades Marathon.

How did he do it?
TABSA Driving Education in Southern Africa

Teachers Across Borders teaches teachers in rural schools without lab equipment, how to create science experiments using household goods.

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Enter June's #FlyDriveStay competition to WIN a luxury getaway at the 5-Star SAXON HOTEL, including flights and car hire, valued at R20,000.

Enter now!
Game Changers
Ten South Africans Who Changed the World

A handful of South Africans have invented some remarkable things over the years that have changed your life. Find out who and what.

Game Changers
Buy a Car
Cars for Sale

Our de-fleeted cars for sale are mostly 1 and 2 years old with low mileage, full service histories and in excellent condition.

Which one is yours?
Soccer World Cup
A Guide to the 2018 FIFA World Cup

This month sees 32 national teams gunning for glory in the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia from 14 June to 15 July 2018.

Keep up with the action
Boutique Hotels
Top 10 Boutique Hotels in South Africa

Boutique hotels are the catwalk models of accommodation. They aren't just about looks, they exude warmth, character and a sense of place.

See our Top 10 here
Letter of the Month More Purple letters
On the 14th of May, Ronald Felstead wrote,

“My licence expired during April 2018, I have a temporary licence and I have hired cars all over South Africa since my licence expired. Makhondo from First Car Rental Polokwane was the only person to pick this up and request a copy of my temporary licence. He has a very good manner and always treats me with respect.”

Dear Ronald, thank you for your wonderful email. It wins Makhondo this month's Purple Heart. xxx.
#FlyDriveStay April 2018 winner Thank you for entering the May 2018 #FLYDRIVESTAY competition, courtesy of FlySafair, First Car Rental and The Capital Hotels and Apartments. The winner, randomly selected by a computer algorithm, is MADELAINE DU PLESSIS.