Most Popular Vehicle Brands in South Africa
Are you looking for a new or used vehicle or you would like to sell your own? We have been trying to find out which second hand cars and brands are the most popular in South Africa. Here’s what we have found out!
Toyota – If you’ve guessed this was the best selling car brand for South Africans, you’re right! In fact, last year Toyota Hilux was undoubtedly the vehicle that outsold any other car here. In 2015, so far, Toyota’s models Corolla, Corolla Quest and Auris have been very popular. The reliability, good resale value and after-sales services are factors that contribute to Toyota’s badge popularity. Chances are, this brand will stay at the top!
VolksWagen – Although the company suffers greatly the causes of the emission fraud, it’s still one of the most loved car brand in South Africa. When it comes to models, Golf, Polo Vivo and Polo are definitely the most common choice all around the world and South Africa is no exception. Nevertheless, we’ll see how the company will survive the ongoing fraud scandal.
Ford – No matter if they are looking for a SUV, open back trucks or small cars, South Africans like Ford’s products. Among the best selling models in this year are EcoSport, Ranger, Fiesta and Figo.
Although not as popular, Nissan, Hyundai, BMW, Chevrolet and Land Rover are also worth mentioning. The best selling cars are, at the same time, the high-target ones theft-wise. Therefore, make sure you insure your vehicle even if it’s not the most popular in South Africa.