November 6, 2020

WesBank, leading digital innovation in the South African motor industry

In a first for the vehicle finance market in South Africa, WesBank has proven its leadership position with an innovative and interactive new app that offers […]
November 6, 2020

Incremental gains for new vehicle sales, but still way down on pre-Covid numbers

Major supply issues across significant Light Commercial Vehicle (LCV) brands due to Covid-19 restrictions, coupled to the run out of certain key models, resulted in a […]
November 6, 2020

New car sales continue to fight

The South African motor industry continues to adapt and evolve in the wake of COVID-19, displaying a high level of resilience. As the world reels from […]
October 23, 2020

Survival of the fittest for South African car dealers.

The South African retail motor industry is getting to grips with the “new normal” after a demanding and difficult trading period through the heavy stages of […]
October 5, 2020

Naamsa is concerned about the impact of Grey Imports as it releases September 2020 new vehicle stats.

Reflecting on the new vehicle sales statistics for the month of September 2020 naamsa confirmed that aggregate domestic sales at 37 403 units continued to improve […]
September 23, 2020

Green shoots showing in South Africa’s economy

There is a natural tendency for South Africans to look at the negative aspects of the nation’s economy under lockdown, but if we look on the […]
September 23, 2020

MOTOR DEALERS DISAPPOINTED EXPECTED UPTICK IN SALES DID NOT OCCUR WITH MOVE TO LEVEL 2 LOCKDOWN

There was an expectation in the minds of most new vehicle dealers in South Africa that there would be an improvement in the sales rate, as […]
September 23, 2020

Online car sales in South Africa: What’s possible, what’s not and why

Besides the fact that kettles don’t come with a myriad upholstery options, optional features, engine choices and paint finishes, they also don’t often come with mandatory […]
September 23, 2020

The National Automobile Dealers’ Association appoints Marcia Mayaba as National Vice Chairperson

Marcia Mayaba, Franchise Executive, Barloworld Motor Retail, has been elected as the National Automobile Dealers’ Association’s (NADA) Vice-Chairperson. “We are extremely excited to have Marcia on […]