Automotive Trends 2021

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February vehicle sales prove better than expected - NADA

Dealers performed well in the retail space with an 84.3% share of the total market, with rental taking 10%, government 3.4% and sales to corporate fleets 2.3%...

2 days ago

AutoTrader launches unique automotive awards programme

AutoTrader, the largest digital automotive marketplace in South Africa, has launched a unique awards programme that celebrates excellence within the automotive industry...

Issued by AutoTrader 11 Feb 2021

Maserati SA reveals plans for 2021, Ghibli Hybrid launching soon

Maserati South Africa is ready to accelerate into 2021 with a line-up of new models. The luxury Italian car manufacturer will soon launch the Maserati Ghibli Hybrid in South Africa as the first model to kick-start the brand's new era...

3 Feb 2021

Pretoria News' Best Tyre Fitment Centre

The Tiger Wheel & Tyre award-winning streak continues as South Africa's favourite auto-fitment centre bags first place in the Readers' Choice Best of Pretoria awards for the 16th year in a row...

Issued by Tiger Wheel & Tyre 29 Jan 2021

Tiger Wheel & Tyre voted Best Tyre Fitment Centre

The Star Readers' Choice Awards places beloved brand in number one spot for the last decade...

Issued by Tiger Wheel & Tyre 29 Jan 2021

Tiger Advantage Plus - the ultimate benefit service

As a limited time offer, Tiger Wheel & Tyre are giving customers a free three-month membership for one vehicle to the programme when buying any two or more premium brand tyres...

Issued by Tiger Wheel & Tyre 28 Jan 2021

BMW M introduces the M5 CS, its most powerful car

The BMW M5 CS sprints from 0-100km/h in just three seconds, making it the fastest ever car produced by BMW M...

27 Jan 2021

SA's top-selling luxury car brand in 2020 revealed

2020 was a year that saw a considerable overall decline in the market due to Covid-19. The decline, however, doesn't change the fact that there was a top-selling luxury brand...

22 Jan 2021

Peugeot Citroen SA becomes official distributor of Opel vehicles

Other than PCSA becoming the official distributor of Opel vehicles, the highly-anticipated sixth-generation Opel Corsa has been introduced...

20 Jan 2021

BMW M reaches sales record in 2020, ousts AMG

BMW's performance arm has posted an impressive sales record in 2020, making it the current leader in the performance and high-performance car market. BMW M increased its sales by 6% in 2020 totalling 144,218 units sold...

By Gero Lilleike 19 Jan 2021

Renault enters memorandum of cooperation with Lotus

To many purist driving enthusiasts, the lack of a compelling lightweight battery-powered sportscar has a been a disappointing feature of the current transition to greater electrification. But now the company that enabled Tesla to produce its first product, is partnering with Renault...

18 Jan 2021

Toyota SA updates Quantum, adds driver guard to Ses'fikile

Toyota South Africa introduced an upgraded driver guard to the Ses'fikile commuter in response to the prevailing Covid-19 operating conditions and has implemented a few updates to the Quantum...

13 Jan 2021

Toyota SA achieves its highest LCV market share ever

In 2020, Toyota South Africa Motors (TSAM) recorded 41.9% in light commercial vehicle (LCV) market share, which is its highest ever...

11 Jan 2021

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