Cars.co.za has released yet another interesting and useful infographic to shed some light on the automotive scene in South Africa.
Last month, we published their infographic on May 2013, and now we bring you June’s numbers. It is quite interesting to compare the two; has he automotive scene picked up or has it dropped over the last month?
In May of this year, the total amount of new car sales in the country reached 53 997. This month, the figure came freakishly close to May’s number, clocking in at 53 562.
South Africans’ favourite cars have basically stayed the same, with a little change up in the ranks:
Top 5 Most Popular New Cars in South Africa (June 2013):
1. VW Polo Vivo
2. Toyota Hilux
3. VW Polo
4. Nissan NP200
5. Chevrolet Utility
The Top 5 Motoring Brands in South Africa has also basically stayed the same, with a slight change in rankings:
For more interesting facts and figures, check out the image below:
You can also go have a look at the infographic for May 2013 to compare the two.
Some would say that the financial crisis might be over and that we’re about to get out of recession, so how exactly do these things correlate with vehicle sales? Well the folks from WesBank have just released their vehicle sales confidence indicator and by the looks of it, things are neat as we’re looking at the highest levels in two years. Check out the press release after the break.