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,

Naamsa: SA vehicle sales to bounce back?

2014-08-04 08:14

South Africa’s vehicle sales showed reliance despite ongoing economic pressure as vehicle sales dropped by 891 to 57 670 units compared to the same period in 2013, reports the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of SA.

New vehicle sales drop

2014-08-01 17:13

Naamsa says new vehicle sales has dropped by 1.5% in July, compared to July last year and said strikes had made a significant impact.

New vehicles sales drop 2.3%

2014-07-01 13:58

South Africa's new vehicle sales have fallen to 52 837 units in June, according to data from the trade and industry department.

Reader: Why South Africans aren't buying cars

2014-06-03 13:37

A Wheels24 reader sent us six reasons why South Africans aren't buying more cars. Reader Frank Swanepoel responds...


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.

Fuel price to impact consumers' vehicle choices

2014-08-01 22:00

The current high fuel prices will keep consumers focused on buying more fuel efficient vehicles, say experts in their outlook for the auto industry.

Jozi auto show dates announced

2014-07-29 09:02

The Johannesburg International Motor Show, South Africa's biggest motoring exhibition, will return to Nasrec in October 2015.

New cars not 'worth it' in SA

2014-06-03 14:41

Wheels24 reader Duncan Kipling says that owning a new vehicle "is not worth it" if owners are paying a premium for poor 'aftersales service'.

6 reasons why South Africans aren’t buying cars

2014-06-03 10:17

Naamsa reports year-on-year new vehicle sales have declined here. A Wheels24 reader lists six reasons why South Africans aren't buying more cars.

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