Wow! Ford Ranger dethrones the Volkswagen Polo in SA's used car market as most popular

2020-03-06 04:30

The VW Polo is SA's most popular passenger vehicle, so naturally it's safe to assume it would rate the same in the used car market. However, it has been dethroned by the mighty Ford Ranger.

An SUV love affair, VW's Golf 8 and the electric Porsche Taycan - 7 motoring things to look out for in 2020

2019-12-19 10:00

As the new year beckons as, there are plenty of things automakers and consumers can expect in 2020. Here are seven things to look out for.

Toyota reports record first-half net profit, sales

2019-11-07 09:14

Japanese car giant Toyota on Thursday reported record net profit and sales for the first half, with cost-cutting efforts helping to boost its balance sheet.

Six reasons why the Toyota Hilux outsells everything else in SA - reader

2019-11-05 16:30

Wheels24 reader Maartens Swanepoel says the Toyota Hilux has several key factors to its monthly sales success in SA. Here's what he has to say...

SEE | Here are the top 10 most-searched-for budget city cars under R140 000

2019-10-25 04:30

Budget city cars costing less than R140 000 are amongst the most popular vehicles on our roads – because they’re relatively cheap and cheerful. Here are top 10 'cheapies'.

SEE: Polo Vivo, Go, Kwid - Three cars you could consider buying as a first-time buyer

2019-08-01 14:00

First time car-buyers are spoilt for choice in our local market. Janine Van der Posts takes a look at some of the cars in the entry-level segment.

SEE: White, red or blue? These are SA's most popular car colours when it comes to sales

2019-07-17 11:09

When it comes to paint jobs, SA car-buyers are conservative with their choices.

i20 and Grand i10 sales give Hyundai a stellar month in June

2019-07-13 07:00

Hyundai has been riding a wave of success every single month thanks to its compact city cars. The Grand i10 and i20 are the Korean automaker's bread-and-butter models here in South Africa.

SA vehicle sales: Grand i10 pushes Hyundai numbers through the roof

2019-04-08 14:01

Hyundai has sold over 1000 units of its popular Grand i10 during March, boosting the automaker's sales figures.

'Our plan is to make South Africa our second home' - Mahindra SA

2019-02-18 09:49

Mahindra South Africa shares its journey in the local market and what the Indian automaker has planned for the future.


Ranger, EcoSport and Figo head up Ford’s sales charge in January

2020-02-19 04:30

Ford had a strong start to the year and ended January 2020 as the third best-selling automaker in South Africa.

Bamboo sticks! Pandemonium hits Fiat SA with an outrageously successful month of sales

2019-12-04 09:18

An incredible number of Pandas were sold last month. Lance Branquinho tries to figure out how it happened?

SA vehicle sales | Here's why Volkswagen and other local automakers' export numbers are exploding

2019-11-06 04:30

'Toyota might dominate domestic sales, but the German brands are killing it with exports', writes Lance Branquinho.

SA vehicle sales | Top 10 best-sellers in October

2019-11-01 21:30

Plenty of cars were sold last month in SA, here are the top 10 best-sellers vehicles for the month of October.

SEE | Here are the top 5 used SUVs you could buy in SA

2019-10-09 10:30

The SUV market in South African is as healthy as ever. If you're in the market for one, these pre-owned models are the best finds

How did Alfa’s 4C outsell Ford’s Mustang last month?

2019-07-25 09:01

South Africa’s most popular two-door sportscar was trumped from nowhere, by a surge in Alfa sales.

SA vehicle sales: Opel creeping back in to the hearts of South Africans

2019-07-16 15:19

'Numbers have slowly started to pick up and month by month Opel has seen in excess of 100 units of its new vehicles, a sign that South Africans still loves the brand' writes Janine Van der Post.

SEE: BMW, Toyota, Mercedes-Benz... SA continues to build and export thousands of cars

2019-06-07 12:00

Although May had its fair share of public holidays, which reduced retail automotive trading days, local vehicle assembly showed another strong performance.

Polo and Polo Vivo aside, here's how well the rest of the cars do for Volkswagen

2019-02-22 12:00

Volkswagen sells more than 2000 units of both the Polo and Polo Vivo very single month in SA. Here's a look at how well the rest of the models did in January.

SA car sales: Swift, Jimny prove popular for Suzuki SA

2019-02-12 08:20

Suzuki South Africa has enjoyed good sales figures throughout 2018 and this year has started off with a bang for the Japanese automaker.

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