SA Car of the Year: The finalists in 10 cool pics

2017-09-21 11:00

The 10 finalists competing in the 2018 SA Car of the Year have been announced. Here's what happens next...

Car instalments up 43.8% over five years

2017-07-21 18:26

WesBank data shows the overall cost of motoring is still on the rise, despite cuts to interest rates, fuel prices and a slowdown in vehicle price inflation.

Junk Status continues to affect SA car sales in May

2017-06-01 19:01

Naamsa reports a decline in vehicle sales during May 2017 as SA's auto industry continues to be affected by the 'Junk Status' downgrade.

New car sales: SA's vehicle market after 'Junk Status'

2017-05-03 19:31

'The surfeit of public holidays last month it is hard to assign blame for a slump in car sales to the cabinet reshuffle and consumer confidence,' writes Alexander Parker as SA's new vehicle sales declined during April.

SA's downgrades and your car payments

2017-04-25 17:04

Following the downgrades by international credit ratings agencies, SA’s ailing economy is set to take its toll on motorists and new car buyers, warns WesBank.

WesBank disagrees with regulator over unfair credit practice

2017-03-30 18:56

WesBank disagrees with the National Credit Regulator that it coaxed defaulting consumers into handing over their cars.

Positive outlook for new vehicle sales in 2017 - Wesbank

2017-03-16 13:24

WesBank forecasts that 2017 will see minor growth in the new vehicle sales industry compared to 2016.

#CotyDragRace: Tweet your winning car over the finish line

2017-03-14 14:30

Join the #COTYDragRace to put yourself behind the wheel of your favourite COTY finalist in a virtual drag race.

FirstRand bucks low economic growth trend

2017-03-09 09:58

FirstRand has reported earnings growth across all its businesses, despite a challenging economic environment.

WATCH: Bernie Hellberg Jnr explains SA Coty's judging process

2017-02-03 14:36

The 2017 WesBank Car of the Year competition testing has just taken place in Pretoria. Find out what the judging of the finalists entail.


SA car sales: Vehicle exports to rise, 'lack of consumer confidence'

2017-08-04 13:25

'The improvement in new car sales and the strength in recent months in the light commercial vehicle segment were therefore most encouraging.' Naamsa and WesBank explains what the recent sales month's numbers mean to the average consumer.

SA car sales: 'Cost of motoring still on the rise'

2017-07-21 15:18

'The overall cost of motoring is still on the rise, despite recent cuts to interest rates and fuel prices, as well as a slowdown in vehicle price inflation,' says Wesbank.

Looking for good vehicle finance advice

2017-05-05 14:18

A Fin24 user wants to finance a vehicle purchase and is looking for good independent advice.

Car-buying guide: 4 ways to survive SA's Junk Status downgrade

2017-04-26 08:19

'Rising fuel and car prices are just some of the costs that will start eating into the budgets of South Africans,' says Wesbank as it looks at ways motorists can survive SA's Junk Status downgrade.

SA car sales March 2017: The calm before the storm

2017-04-03 19:54

South Africa’s new vehicle industry grew 2.1% in March 2017, with total sales of 48 534 vehicles, according to Naamsa.

'Doesn't matter which car wins' - Readers respond to Opel Astra as SA Car of the Year

2017-03-27 14:25

'All round a stunning car!, 'You must be kidding?', 'Opel doesn't even come close to the Tiguan.' Wheels24 readers share their views on the 2017 SA Car of the Year winner.

And the 2017 SA Car of the Year is...

2017-03-15 21:12

The 2017 South African Car of the Year has been announced at a lavish Banquet Gala dinner at Kyalami racetrack.

Readers' SA Car of the Year: Last chance to vote!

2017-03-14 08:03

The 2017 South African Car of the Year winner will be crowned later this week but there's still time to vote for your top car in our readers vote.

SA vehicle sales: Here's all you need to know

2017-03-03 09:59

New vehicle sales, used cars, industry forecast... here's your monthly car-sales dashboard for the South African auto industry.

Innovative vehicle finance for Uber drivers

2016-11-09 17:51

A vehicle finance solution from Uber in partnership with WesBank was a finalist in the Global Banking Administration Institution Banking Innovation Awards.

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