New vehicle sales improve first time in 4 years - Naamsa

2018-01-09 18:12

For the first time in four years, new vehicle sales in SA recorded a year-on-year improvement, says the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of SA.

Great news for SA! Car, bakkie sales grow despite poor economy

2017-12-01 16:29

South Africa’s new vehicle industry has grown for the sixth consecutive month, despite economic challenges - 49 651 vehicles were sold in November.

Best-selling bakkies: Toyota Hilux dominates, Isuzu KB proves popular

2017-10-03 09:13

South Africa’s best-selling vehicle has continued its dominance in 2017 with an astounding sales-figure of 3995 units, besting its nearest competitor by more than 1600 units.

INFOGRAPHIC: The top 3 selling cars in May

2017-06-01 19:29

Although there is uncertainty among buyers in the new vehicle sales industry, these cars are the top sellers for the month of May.

Hyundai, Kia recalls 240 000 cars

2017-05-15 09:20

South Korea has ordered Hyundai and Kia to recall 240 000 vehicles over five types of defects initially raised by a whistleblower.

Toyota SA offers service discount for ALL models older than 5 years

2017-03-28 09:31

Toyota is offering discounted servicing for all vehicles older than five years, 'irrespective of year, mileage or model', says Toyota SA.

Brian Kantor: Why new vehicle sales numbers are better than we think

2017-01-13 14:58

Look closely at the share prices of firms that sell new cars, as stocks react to sales information before the official numbers are released, says a leading economist.

New ride for your Matriculant? 'Don't waste money on expensive cars'

2017-01-09 07:30

'Spending too much money on depreciating assets doesn’t make sense and leaves one poorer,' says Wheels24 reader Cornelius Odendaal who believes parent's shouldn't 'waste money on expensive cars but rather to save and invest wisely'.

Record year: Ferrari aims to sell 8000 sports cars

2016-11-08 08:46

Italian luxury sports car maker Ferrari reported a record third-quarter profit of R1.6-billion. The automaker hopes to sell 8000 units this year!

Proudly SA cars: Top 9 locally-built vehicles

2016-11-07 10:22

The Ford Ranger and Toyota Hilux were not only the best-selling models in SA but also the top locally-produced vehicles in the country.


Best-selling bakkies: Close battle for Hilux, Ranger in SA

2017-12-01 17:18

The fierce battle between Toyota and Ford continued in November but ultimately the Hilux grabbed the best-selling bakkie title.

6 signs that show SA economy is back on track

2017-10-04 14:21

SARB's leading business cycle indicator points to six factors which may signal that better times are ahead for the economy.

5 things you should know about the SA car industry

2017-07-05 15:01

'There were some bright points in the local economy with the motor industry being one of them,' says economist Azar Jammine. Here are five things you should know about the SA car industry.

Junk status still denting new car sales

2017-06-01 19:10

The new vehicle sales industry continues to suffer the effects of South Africa's downgrade to junk status, says the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of SA.

Public holidays impacted new vehicle sales

2017-05-02 18:13

New vehicle sales in all segments, with the exception of medium commercial vehicles, have deteriorated sharply during April, according to the latest statistics.

New car sales skid

2017-03-01 22:22

Although the positive trend in new vehicle sales has been maintained in February, the same cannot be said of the consumer-driven new car market, says Naamsa.

SA auto industry in for another bumpy year - Naamsa

2017-01-09 16:20

SA's domestic auto industry can expect another difficult year in 2017, according to the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of SA.

New car sales under pressure despite incentives

2016-12-01 15:10

Despite attractive cash incentives on offer by a number of automotive companies, the consumer driven new car market has remained under pressure during November.

SA's best-selling luxury SUVs: X5, Prado lead sales charts

2016-11-08 07:36

Despite their relatively steep cost, hundreds of luxury SUVs are sold each month in South Africa. We list the top 11 best-selling premium SUVs in October.

Driving motorists away from the new car market

2016-11-03 10:50

Economic pressures are fuelling declining new car sales and the shift to used cars.

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