All-new Kia Sorento takes home the ‘Large SUV of the Year’ award Commenting on the Sorento win, Steve Huntingford, Editor of What Car? magazine said: “The Sorento's hybrid tech combines good real-world fuel economy with comparatively low CO2 emissions, while the ride is comfortable and the steering accurate.
Retail sales for the quarter ending 31 December 2020 were 128,469 vehicles, 13.1% higher than the 113,569 vehicles sold in the preceding quarter, but down 9.0% on the same period last year. China sales were particularly encouraging, up 20.2% on the prior quarter and 19.1% year-on-year.
LCV market share of 41.9% is the highest ever recorded by Toyota SA 2020 marked 41 years of consecutive sales leadership in SA Toyota sold a total of 90 129 vehicles in 2020
Mercedes-Benz ended the challenging year of 2020 as the top selling premium car brand in South Africa. A year that saw a considerable overall decline in the market due to COVID-19.
The refreshed Kia Rio was introduced to the South African marketing in December 2020, featuring a subtly refreshed exterior, two new exterior colour options, and a repositioning of the range to offer customers more features and more value throughout the range.