South Africa Automotive Sales Data & Trends


Here you will find annual car sales figures for South Africa. These statistics are Total Market Volumes, which include passenger cars as well as light commercial vehicles (LCVs).

These figures come from unconfirmed sources and can vary slightly from other data you may find elsewhere. Despite our best efforts to find the most reliable data, we can’t guarantee 100% accuracy, unless a specific source is mentioned below the table. Still, we’re confident the provided data is sufficiently indicative of the size and trend of the market to be published as such. If you have access to a confirmed source of South African car sales figures, including a split between Passenger Cars and LCVs, or data going back before 2005, please get in touch with us.

Use the drop-down menu at the top right-hand corner of this website to find passenger car sales data for (almost) any country in the world, or for specified brand and model sales data in Europe, the United States and China.

Annual Vehicle Sales

Annual Vehicle Sales Chart

Source: ANDC

South Africa
2019 509.468
2018 525.358
2017 524.447
2016 547.485
2015 617.749
2014 644.504
2013 650.745
2012 623.921
2011 572.241
2010 492.907
2009 395.222
2008 533.387
2007 676.108
2006 714.315
2005 617.406