ARTICLES RELATING TO VEHICLE SALES

SA vehicle sales on the up?

2014-04-02 13:02

New vehicle sales for March held up reasonably well and were virtually unchanged compared to 2013.

SA vehicle sales on the up?

2014-04-02 08:27

New vehicle sales for March held up reasonably well and were virtually unchanged compared to the same period in 2013, reports the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of SA.

Buyer? Get ready for repayment shocks

2014-02-25 13:57

"Car-buyers are more concerned about the weak rand," claims Bidvest Bank which believes it has the perfect tool.

VW scrapes in as global No.2

2014-01-31 14:15

Volkswagen has overtaken US rival General Motors to become the world's second-biggest auto maker after Toyota, last year;s sales figures showed on Friday. But it was tight...

Toyota still on top after 34 years

2014-01-08 08:23

Toyota ended a tough 2013 as - yet again - SA's best-selling brand with 9881 deals in December alone. Now the company says e-tolls will greatly affect types of vehicle sold.

Strike action chokes vehicle sales

2013-10-01 20:10

The drop in vehicle sales in September is largely attributed to the labour unrest in the motor industry, which also affected exports sales.

Strong uptick on vehicle sales

2013-08-01 18:13

The South African automotive industry recorded excellent new vehicle sales in July, showing an overall 7.5% increase year on year.

Toyota profit triples to $9.7bn

2013-05-08 10:18

Toyota's full-year net profit more than tripled to $9.7bn, with the world's largest automaker adding it was on track for another soaring profit in the current fiscal year.

Women, black middle class up car sales

2013-04-26 07:55

The emerging black middle class and women have become increasingly important drivers of new car sales, it was reported.

More Africans buying new cars

2013-04-11 15:07

Vehicle sales in Africa will rise nearly 20% in the next two years to hit the 2 million mark as the continent's burgeoning middle class trades up, General Motors says.

New car sales down 2.1%

2013-04-03 10:07

New car sales in SA totalled 54 946 units in March, a 2.1% drop from the same month last year partly due to sales losses over Easter, Naamsa says.

VW hits global sales record

2013-01-14 07:39

Volkswagen posted record-breaking global sales in 2012, up 11% at 9.07 million, but the ambitious German automaker continues to trail Japanese rival Toyota.

Peugeot worldwide sales plummet

2013-01-09 10:13

French auto giant PSA Peugeot Citroen's worldwide sales in 2012 dropped by 16.5% due to contracting demand in debt-crippled southern Europe.

Low rates spur new vehicle sales

2012-12-04 13:30

New vehicle sales increased by 7.3% in November as low interest rates and new models attracted consumers to buy vehicles, industry body Naamsa says.

New vehicle sales show modest growth

2012-10-02 12:20

New vehicle sales grew at a modest pace in September compared with the same period a year ago‚ according to Naamsa data.

Vehicle price rises slowing

2012-10-01 12:27

Good news for motorists is that a vehicle pricing index indicates that price increases in both new and used vehicles are slowing‚ TransUnion says.

Vehicle sales growth slows

2012-05-16 13:51

New vehicle sales grew in the first quarter of 2012, but at a slower rate than the same period last year, says Naamsa.

New vehicle sales pick up speed

2012-04-03 11:14

South Africa's total new vehicle sales increased by 4.8% year-on-year to 56 110 units in March, the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers says.

Used vehicle sales pick up speed

2012-01-16 09:20

Used vehicle sales gained ground in the last quarter of 2011 compared with new car sales, boosted by price inflation which fell to its lowest level in two years.

New vehicle sales gain speed

2011-11-02 11:23

Sales of new vehicles were up 18.9% in October partly boosted by consumers taking advantage of low interest rates, says Naamsa.

Vehicle sales expected to slow

2011-08-16 15:03

Growth in new vehicle sales is likely to be lower in the second half of the year, says the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of SA.

Vehicle sales pick up pace

2011-07-04 11:49

New vehicle sales increased in June by 12.6% compared to a year ago, showing recovery in the sector is gaining momentum.

 

SA vehicle sales on the up?

2014-04-02 12:00

New vehicle sales for March held up reasonably well and were virtually unchanged compared to the same period in 2013, reports the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of SA.

Vehicle sales unchanged

2014-04-01 17:38

Naamsa says new vehicle sales for March held up reasonably well and were virtually unchanged from March last year.

India luxury car market accelerates

2014-02-09 17:03

Mercedes admits it was "a little surprised" when Indian customers snapped up 125 of its new top-of-the-line S-Class luxury cars in just 16 days.

Toyota keeps world No 1 title

2014-01-23 14:32

Toyota has record 9.98 million vehicle sales, outpacing rivals General Motors and Volkswagen to maintain its title of world's biggest automaker.

How strikes affected vehicle sales

2013-11-01 18:20

The automotive industry strike affected vehicle export numbers, which recorded a year-on-year monthly decline in September, but showed some recovery in October.

Weak rand makes SA buy cars

2013-08-01 21:41

Experts say the surge in sales of vehicles in July may have been due to worries about possible price hikes looming.

VW profit halves as crisis bites

2013-04-29 14:38

First-quarter profit at Volkswagen's core brand almost halved, as manufacturers battle Europe's protracted slump in demand with ever deeper discounts.

Used car prices 'under pressure'

2013-04-15 11:08

Used car prices remain under enormous pressure in the first quarter‚ according to figures released by Transunion.

Toyota targets growing African market

2013-04-09 10:32

Toyota is increasing its focus on African consumers as private sector growth reduces its dependence on government business, Toyota Africa CEO Johan van Zyl says.

US auto sales could rise 8% in March

2013-03-21 16:02

US auto sales in March are expected to rise 8% and the annual sales pace should top 15 million for the fifth straight month.

January vehicle sales up 14.1%

2013-02-04 11:45

New vehicle sales rose to 55 007 units in January, in the same period a year ago‚ according to the latest data.

Vehicle sales end positive in 2012

2013-01-09 11:52

New vehicle sales ended 2012 on a positive note with a year-on-year increase of 1.8% in December, the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers says.

SA loves bakkies

2012-12-04 22:20

The latest figures on new car sales have shown that South Africans do love bakkies, with Toyota selling over 3 000 Hiluxes last month.

Low interest rates jumpstart car sales

2012-11-02 11:12

New vehicle sales rose by 10.5% in October to 57 845 units, boosted by record low interest rates, the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers says.

Industrial drama hits car sales

2012-10-02 12:13

Naamsa has announced that new vehicle sales for September 2012 reflected a slowdown in growth with the current level of industrial action being named as a cause for the dip in business confidence.

Imperial climbs on auto sales data

2012-07-03 13:54

Shares of Imperial Holdings, which runs SA's biggest car showroom network, rose on the JSE after data showed a rise in June in new auto sales nationwide.

New vehicle sales gather speed

2012-06-04 11:13

SA's total new vehicle sales rose by 20.7% in May as new models came into the market, the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers says.

Uptick in new vehicle sales

2012-05-03 11:20

Total new vehicle sales rose by 10.5% in April, the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers says, predicting modest growth for the industry in 2012.

KZN growth helped by construction, transport

2012-03-09 07:00

The expansion of Durban harbour boosted the construction sector while vehicle sales remained strong.

Vehicle sales zoom ahead

2012-02-02 11:19

New car sales in January were the best in five years, says the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of SA.

New vehicle sales ratchet up

2012-01-10 12:56

SA's total new vehicle sales increased by 11% to 43 790 units in December, the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers says.

Vehicle sales 'surprisingly strong'

2011-10-04 11:15

Sales in all automotive industry segments registered unexpectedly good gains in September, says Naamsa.

Vehicle sales lose momentum

2011-08-02 11:25

Growth in new vehicle sales slowed in July compared to a year ago, says the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers.

New vehicle sales hit speedbump

2011-06-02 11:18

Component shortages after Japan's earthquake crippled local production, adding to lower vehicles sales in May, says Naamsa.

 
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