SA car sales: Slowdown continues in May 2016

2016-06-02 08:39

Weak Rand, shift to pre-owned space... new vehicle sales in South Africa during May 2016 continued to decline with total industry sales of only 42 907 new vehicles sold – a 10.3% fall.

INFOGRAPHIC: SA car sales slump in February

2016-03-02 08:58

New vehicle sales in February continued the decline started in January 2016, with 48 148 units sold. Fortunately, vehicle exports are expected to rise with the launch of the new Toyota Hilux in SA.

Big drop in new car sales expected

2016-02-02 16:59

New vehicle sales volumes are forecast to be significantly lower in 2016 compared to 2015, according to an expert at Absa Vehicle and Asset Finance.

Drop in SA car sales: outlook for 2016 is 'uninspiring'

2016-01-08 08:51

'The outlook for vehicles sales in 2016 remains uninspiring,' says the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of SA, as it makes its car-sales predictions for the year ahead.

Massive knock from govt, rental on car sales

2015-11-03 05:45

New vehicle sales have suffered a massive decline, with the biggest knocks coming from sales through the government and rental channels.

Rate hike, rand rout hit new car sales

2015-09-01 18:23

July’s interest rate hike and the rand’s dismal performance have taken a toll on the new vehicle market, says an industry leader.

Official: Jozi motor show cancelled

2015-04-20 13:50

The 2015 Johannesburg International Motor Show has been cancelled, reports Naamsa. The reason? 'Increased costs' and the Rugby World Cup in October...

Uptick in used car sales

2014-12-02 19:55

South Africa's major banks are reporting a rise in used car sales, but new car sales have dropped as rand weakness lifts prices.

Car sales decline in November

2014-12-02 11:38

Naamsa says new car sales in November have declined by 2.5% compared to the same period last year following strong sales the previous month.

Super September for SA car sales

2014-10-02 08:17

Vehicle sales in September 2014 "showed a substantial improvement", Naamsa reports, despite poor economic growth and high pressure on personal disposable income,


SA car sales: April holidays takes a heavy toll

2016-04-04 08:06

Public holidays in March saw a new vehicle sales plummet with 47 631 new vehicles being sold, a drop of 14% compared to the same period in 2015, reports National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of South Africa.

New car sales to remain constrained

2016-03-01 20:22

The latest data released by the National Automobile Association of SA, shows the outlook for 2016 in terms of domestic new vehicle sales remains constrained.

SA new car sales: Poor start to 2016

2016-02-02 08:34

New vehicle sales started 2016 on a weak note while the used car market continues to gain momentum, reports Naamsa.

Good news for SA: New car, bakkie sales on the up!

2015-12-02 08:05

New vehicle sales improved for the first time since February 2015, reports Naamsa. We list the top selling cars in SA!

New vehicle sales recession intensifies - Naamsa

2015-10-01 14:48

September’s new vehicle sales in SA declined by 9% year-on-year, while vehicle exports increased by 14.3% to 35 181 units, data shows.

New car sales have hit the ceiling

2015-06-01 21:15

Car sales have likely reached their ceiling in the current economic climate, a researcher said after trade results showed a further decline in new car sales in May.

New car sales show consumers under pressure

2015-03-16 15:40

The consumer driven new car market continues to experience pressure on a year-on-year basis, according to the latest industry review.

Naamsa: New car sales decline in Nov

2014-12-02 12:57

'Subdued economic growth', high inflation and vehicle price increases resulted in a decline in car sales in November 2014, reports Naamsa.

Vehicle sales rise by 4.7%

2014-11-03 16:09

Sales of new vehicles have increased by 4.7% in October compared to the same month last year, says the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of SA.

New vehicle sales drop by 1.3%

2014-09-01 17:25

New vehicle sales have dropped by 738 in August, compared to the same month last year, the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of SA says.

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