Best-selling cars, bakkies in SA - June 2016

2016-07-04 10:14

Volkswagen and Toyota continue to produce SA's best-selling cars. Meanwhile, Fiat's Fullback has entered the local bakkie battle. We list the top selling vehicles in June 2016.

SA car sales drop in April: Weak Rand takes its toll

2016-05-04 07:46

New vehicle sales continued to decline in April with 40 390 models sold, a drop of 9.2% compared to the same period in 2015, reports the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of South Africa.

SA car industry: 'Tough times ahead but still world class'

2016-02-24 12:23

'South Africa has some of the best-run vehicle dealerships in the world,' says Sewells, global consulting specialists in the automotive industry. Do you agree?

December new vehicle sales down 4.2%

2016-01-07 16:01

The new vehicle sales have fallen by 4.2% year-on-year to 49 250 units in December, data from the trade and industry department shows.

INFOGRAPHIC: VW Polo top seller for October

2015-11-02 18:50

Volkswagen's Polo range has emerged as the top seller in the passenger car category for October 2015 despite a recent emissions scandal which plagued the company.

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.

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.

Year midway and still vehicle sales fall

2015-07-02 11:45

Vehicle sales continued to decline in 2015, with the latest figures showing a year-on-year fall of 4.8%. Are we in a sales crisis?

Age of the consumer drives down car sales

2015-05-04 16:55

The age of the consumer “in terms of choices and options” is upon us, a banking expert said on Monday after results showed falling sales figures in the automobile industry.

Jeep UK sales go into hyperdrive

2015-04-10 07:38

Jeep says its growing momentum in the UK continues as figures show it is outselling any other vehicle and is the fastest-growing car brand.


New vehicle sales down 10.6%

2016-07-01 14:39

Total vehicle sales have fallen every month since December 2015 with new vehicle sales for June dropping 10.6% year-on-year to 44 939 units.

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.

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.

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.

A weak Rand doesn’t hurt everyone – look at South Africa’s vehicle exports

2015-10-05 15:43

There may not seem to be a silver lining on the economic front at the moment, but there is: local vehicle manufacturers are benefiting hugely from the weak rand.

SA car sales: 'Dismal' Rand takes its toll

2015-09-02 08:27

New vehicle sales figures for August 2015 paints a grim picture for the South African automotive industry. We list the top 10 best-sellers...

Pocket pinch drives consumers to used cars

2015-07-16 14:10

The effect of continued economic pressure has created an increasing demand for used cars in South Africa, according to a report.

SA vehicle sales slump - yet again

2015-05-05 09:25

Vehicles sales in South Africa saw a year-on-year decline of 3,3% in April 2015 with LCV's the biggest loser seeing a 6% drop.

Ford recall because door could 'fly open'

2015-04-27 12:33

Ford has issued a safety recall for certain models due to a door latch issue that creates the potential for a door to unlatch while driving.

Rental market killing SA car sales

2015-04-02 11:24

'Consumer demand is holding steady and buyers are still visiting showrooms,' says WesBank despite vehicle sales in SA experiencing virtually no growth in March 2015.

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