Cars.co.za Reports

10 Fastest-Selling Used Cars on Cars.co.za

20A4 We've analysed changes in the dealer listings of second-hand vehicles on Cars.co.za during January 2017 and, according to the information at our disposal, these are the 10 vehicles that positively "flew off dealership floors"... We have approximately 65 000 cars for sale on our si [...]

3 Double Cabs Set to Shake Up the Market

NewNissanNavararearlead The bakkie market is changing rapidly and double cab derivatives are quickly becoming increasingly sophisticated and lifestyle-oriented. We take a look at 3 forthcoming bakkies that place more emphasis on luxury and may ultimately change the top end of the bakkie market for the better… [...]

Behind the Badge: Alfa Romeo

BlackBadge It’s arguably the weirdest automotive brand badge of the lot, replete with what looks like the Cross of St George and a crowned serpent with a predilection for ingesting humans. Alfa Romeo has a badge with two distinctly different parts, the history of which is... not entirely clear. [...]

New Car Sales Summary for January 2017

NewVWPoloVivo New car sales in South Africa reflected a positive start to 2017, but tough times lie ahead for the local automotive industry. Take a look at this new car sales summary for more insight… The South African automotive industry has been under severe pressure over the last year and another [...]

Toyota/Lexus: New Cars Coming to SA in 2017

Lexus LCfront Toyota and its luxury brand, Lexus, are introducing a number of exciting products to market in 2017. Here’s what you can expect from them this year… Toyota products are hugely popular in South Africa and models such as the Hilux, Fortuner, Corolla, RAV4 and Etios sell consistently [...]

Fuel Price Increase for February 2017

Petrol Fuel prices are going up in February 2017. Take a look at what you will be paying for fuel as of Wednesday 1 February 2017… Motorists in South Africa will be paying more for fuel in February 2017 and according to the Department of Energy, the increase in fuel prices can be attributed [...]

SA Top 40 of 2016: Best Sellers

Ranger22 Want to know which cars and bakkies people actually buy most in South Africa? These are the 40 best-selling vehicles of 2016, as sold by dealers.  While it is interesting to look at the sales figures released by NAAMSA every month, things get even more intriguing when you dig dee [...]

Mitsubishi Triton (2017) – Meet its Rivals

TRITON 237 The new Mitsubishi Triton has finally arrived in South Africa and if first impressions are anything to go by, this looks like a decent double-cab bakkie offering. However, the Mitsubishi Triton enters a hotly-contested segment. Let's meet the Triton's rivals... Even though the South Afric [...]

Vehicle Sales: Stormy 2016 bodes well for sunny 2017

CarWarehouse Increased consumer confidence and a period of political stability, allied with a gradual strengthening of the rand, should see the vehicle retail market improve in 2017, but the news won't be good for everyone... Expect more OEMs to bite the dust and the rising cost of crude oil to impact o [...]

10 New Audis Coming to SA in 2017

AudiQ52 Audi has a busy year ahead with a host of new products set for introduction in South Africa. Take a look at what you can expect from Audi in 2017… Audi is preparing to unleash no fewer than 10 new exciting products during the course of 2017. Fasten your seatbelts as we unpack all the n [...]