How to get the best price when selling your car

2020-05-21 12:15

With many South Africans struggling financially due to the impact of the lockdown on businesses, a collective sigh of relief was felt when the government announced the buying and selling of vehicles could resume.

Buying a car? Read carefully before you sign on the dotted line - Wesbank

2019-12-28 20:42

When buying a car, you might find unfamiliar information, which could cause you to overlook the finer details of what you are actually buying, warns Wesbank.

SA's Fuel Economy Tour: Increasingly close competition highlights day 3

2019-11-16 18:29

It was a tightly contested race for the coveted best-performing brand award as well as several of the classes in the inaugural WesBank SA Fuel Economy Tour, as the five-day event ended its third day in Port Elizabeth yesterday.

Debt review: why you need a clear strategy

2019-08-31 17:45

Getting out of debt is difficult, but not impossible, however, you need a strategy,” according to Ghana Msibi, WesBank's executive head of the motor division.

The hunt for ‘realistic car fuel consumption figures’ – financial powerhouses to conduct fuel economy tour in SA

2019-08-07 11:38

Financial powerhouses WesBank and First National Bank (FNB) are joining forces to to conduct a Fuel Economy Tour of South Africa that they say "will provide motorists with definitive fuel consumption figures."

SA car sales dashboard: Load-shedding hits car-buyers’ wallets in February

2019-03-03 16:40

As load-shedding rocked consumer and business confidence in February, new vehicle sales continued to shed volume.

SA car sales: Rough start for local vehicle industry in 2019

2019-02-04 07:00

New vehicle sales stumbled into 2019 with industry sales down 7.4% to 42 374 units year-on-year, according to Naamsa figures.

Trading down for lower car repayments could cost you more in the long run

2019-01-09 08:28

'Vehicles, especially those which are less than a year and half old, often depreciate at a faster rate than their owners have made repayments,' says WesBank.

SA's Deon Joubert to drive the legendary Sabat Nissan Skyline 2.8 GTX in a blast from the past at Killarney Raceway

2018-10-20 09:06

All roads lead to Killarney International Raceway this weekend as Deon Joubert will take part in the 8th round of the Wingfield Motors Pink Power Series.

New generation of SA car buyers: 3 major auto industry disruptors affecting the way dealers sell cars in Mzansi

2018-07-26 22:33

The Dealer Satisfaction Index forms a vital link between dealers and manufacturers and this year's event highlighted a consensus on "industry disruptors".


All the help South African banks are offering consumers due to Covid-19

2020-04-01 12:28

Most of the assistance comes in the form of a debt repayment holiday.

Buying a new car? Graduates are encouraged to choose cars suited for their pocket

2019-11-17 09:00

Buying a reliable car is a pre-set requirement for anyone looking to buy a new car, even more so for graduates. Here are a few things to keep in mind when doing so.

Entrepreneurship: 5 ways to determine your business position in the market

2019-11-16 15:55

For SMEs the importance of knowing your position in the market can never be emphasised enough, says Futhi Cabe, WesBank head of the SME segment.

'Google, Netflix, Mr D Food are the motor industry’s new competition' - major disruptors affecting the SA car industry

2019-08-26 12:59

"Google, Netflix, Airbnb, Amazon, Uber Eats and Mr D Food are the motor industry’s new competition," says Ghana Msibi, CEO of WesBank Motor Division at the 2019 SA Festival of Motoring.

April vehicle sales a beacon of hope - Wesbank

2019-05-05 10:38

April vehicle sales offers a beacon of hope for the South African new car industry as sales rose 0.7% compared to April 2018, says Wesbank.

Festival of Motoring will now be a 4-day event

2019-02-14 07:12

Due to three years of increased growth, the 4th annual Festival of Motoring has moved from three days of motoring passion to a four-day event.

Warning: Trading in your car at wrong time could mean big loss

2019-01-16 21:53

Motorists should keep in mind that significant losses can be made by trading in a car at the wrong time, cautions a Wesbank expert.

#BlackFriday is upon us: Here's how to make sure your next car isn't a skedonk

2018-11-23 13:25

Black Friday sees thousands of South African's seeking the best deal on a new or used car. When it comes to buying a car, here's how to make sure you're not stuck with a skedonk...

The steep price of owning a car in SA: Cost of motoring ‘highest to date’

2018-08-21 20:00

“The average costs of motoring has increased by approximately R940, or 14% in the last year, and 31% since 2013,” according to the latest data from WesBank.

Good news for SA! Car sales expected to rise in 2018 - Naamsa

2018-04-04 08:33

Despite fewer selling days in March, 49 233 new cars were sold. What's more, SA new vehicle sales are expected to improve in 2018, says Naamsa.

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