Searching for your next new car? Previous reports on the new-vehicle sales market have already disclosed its “positive performance in July sales” – showcasing a 4.1% increase, in comparison to July last year, thanks to its 46 719 units sold.

Following route, it seems as though South Africa’s second-hand vehicle sales market is receiving a healthy resurgence.

A significant drop in interest rates…

TransUnion has publicised its latest update to the Vehicle Pricing Index, “should be music to the ears of consumers who’ve been itching to buy a new vehicle.” – a 5.4% drop in the VPI for new passenger vehicles.

The VPI places headlight on the relation between the annual increase in the price of new and used vehicles. TransUnion creates the VIP by drawing data from the top 15 most highly manufactured passenger cars.

Check out the TransUnion Vehicle Pricing Index – Infographic Q2 2017

Infographic by TransUnion

However, despite the attention-grabbing changes to the automotive industry’s pricing, consumers are still hassled by the skeptic frears of rates well above the Consumer Pricing Index. Wesbank has report that despite the price cut in interest rates, fuel and vehicle inflation, “the cost of motoring is still on the rise.”

As a result of the GDP deflation in the South African market’s first quarter, it looks like car buyers are still opting to turn in the direction of used car models…

Although it’s difficult finding the right car worth in the sub-R100,000 range, CarZar has come across the cheapest variants of specific car models. bring you South Africa’s top 10 cheapest cars on the market right now!

  1. Chery QQ3 0.8 TE (aircon): R99 995
  2. Datsun Go 1.2 Mid: R106 900
  3. Tata Indica 1.4 LGi: R118 995
  4. Renault Kwid 1.0 Expression: R124 900
  5. Suzuki Celerio 1.0 GA: R133 900
  6. Tata Vista 1.4 Ini Bounce: R134 995
  7. Kia Picanto 1.0 Start: R134 995
  8. Chevrolet Spark 1.2 Campus: R141 200
  9. Mitsubishi Mirage 1.2 GL: R149 900
  10. BAIC D20 hatch 1.3 Comfort: R149 990

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