SA vehicle sales | A class of its own: Toyota Hilux’s amazing stats for 2019

2020-01-08 08:30

The bakkie sales numbers for 2019 are in. But what do they mean? Lance Branquinho tells us more.

Bakkie sales | Toyota Hilux takes overall sales in September

2019-10-03 07:57

No surprise here, but the Toyota Hilux was again the best-selling vehicle in South Africa for September 2019.

7 tips to make buying a second-hand car stress free

2019-09-18 12:54

Shopping for a used-car can be like a treasure hunt. It can either be loads of fun or stressful. We've outlined seven helpful tips to make the process easier.

SEE | Hilux is SA's bakkie king, Toyota grabs more than 40% of LCV market in August

2019-09-04 08:15

Selling 3565 units, the ever-popular Hilux took overall honours in August as Toyota’s best-selling vehicle, boosting the stable’s total sales tally to 10 156 units.

SEE: Here's where South Africans are buying cars

2019-08-27 15:16

We take a look at the most popular provinces for car-buyers in South Africa.

SEE: Red, White, Black or Blue? - We look at the most popular global car colours

2019-08-22 11:00

We take a look at car colours globally and which ones are the most popular.

Creta vs CX-3 vs EcoSport vs Captur: which has the best resale value?

2019-08-20 07:00

The world is in love with sports utility vehicles (SUVs)! Smaller SUVs or crossovers – such as the Hyundai Creta, Mazda CX-3, Ford EcoSport and Renault Captur – are proving that you don’t need to sacrifice luxury or style when “buying down”.

The thrill of the first-time car buying journey

2019-08-17 08:30

Buying your first car is a major step toward personal freedom, but it is important to not get caught up in the excitement of being mobile and end up tripping on some common pitfalls.

SEE: Hilux, Ranger, NP300... these are the bakkies government is buying

2019-08-06 06:30

"We finally have government bakkies purchase statistics, and the numbers are interesting," writes Lance Branquinho.

Toyota Hilux sales slump in July, BMW SUVs lead the way - Daily motoring wrap

2019-08-02 19:00

From SA's best-selling cars to Suzuki adding turbocharged derivative to Vitara models.


SA bakkie sales | The Toyota Hilux rules the bakkie segment, again

2019-12-04 12:11

New vehicle sales may have taken a slump last month, but the Toyota Hilux is still the best-selling bakkie in South Africa.

Body types matter: Here’s how buyers choose their new cars

2019-09-26 09:10

Consumers shop and compare cars in many ways. In this instance, consumers shopped based on the cars' shape. This functionality is especially useful when a model of a car comes in multiple shapes i.e.

SEE | These 6 affordable hatchbacks have the best resale value in SA

2019-09-17 04:30

Hatchbacks are really popular in South Africa, but some resale values are better than others. Here's which ones will see your money's worth.

SA car sales | August proved to be a great month for the Nissan NP200 bakkie

2019-09-03 10:26

"There are lots of interesting car sales figures in August but these are the ones which commanded our attention," writes Lance Branquinho.

SEE | Most popular car colours in Mzansi - SA keeps it simple when it comes to paintjobs

2019-08-27 11:59

White, silver, grey... we look at some of the most popular car colours in South Africa.

Which are the best pre-owned cars to buy in 2019?

2019-08-21 10:30

Twice as many used cars are bought in South Africa every year than new ones and the 2019 Gumtree Autos Pre-Owned Awards uniquely acknowledge that reality by giving local pre-owned car buyers an accessible guide for their choices.

South Africans love buying locally-built cars, Suzuki SA enhances Swift - Top motoring stories of the day

2019-08-19 19:00

From a pre-production Porsche Taycan which has covered a distance of 3425km, to the Aston Martin Valkyrie had been showcased dynamically ahead of 2019 British GP.

Looking for a new car? Polo Vivo, Hilux, X5 - Here are South Africa's best-selling cars, bakkies and SUVs

2019-08-10 10:00

From Volkswagen's dominating Polo Vivo to BMW's luxury X5 SUV, we highlight some of the best-selling vehicles in South Africa.

Toyota sales remain steady in shaky economy

2019-08-05 10:58

The Hilux remained Toyota’s top-selling vehicle, with 2996 bakkies finding new homes during the month of July in South Africa.

SEE: Here's where motorists are buying the most bakkies in SA

2019-07-17 05:30

Following a sales figure of 4770 units in June, the Hilux underlined its position as the top-selling vehicle in South Africa during the first six months of 2019.

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