- South African car sales in the luxury car sector saw a total of 174 units sold in the month of March as Porsche increased their sales compared to February by a small margin
- The uptick in sales saw an increase of just below 3% across the luxury sector including brands such as Ferrari, Lamborghini and Bentley
- Across the entire industry sales in March 2022 came in at 50 607 units, the highest monthly sales total since the pre-pandemic October 2019
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Luxury car sales in South Africa were largely
There was good news to take from the new car sales and vehicle export data in March 2022. New vehicle sales in South Africa for March 2022 were recorded at 50 607 units, the highest monthly sales total since October 2019.
In comparison to the sales figures for March 2021, the total vehicles reflected an increase of 7 184 units, or 16,5%, from the 43 423 vehicles sold in March 2021, Naamsa reports.
According to In4Ride editor Thami Masemola Porsche increased their sales by three units, Ferrari posted a positive month of 11 sales for an increase of five models while Lamborghini stood firm at six units sold in February and again in March.
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Here are the best-selling luxury cars in Mzansi for March 2022:
Porsche - 157
Scuderia SA (Ferrari) - 11
Lamborghini - 6
Bentley - 1
Mzansi's favourite lux car brands: This is how many rides they sold in February
Luxury car buyers in Mzansi clearly didn't feel any financial pinch after the latest sales numbers were released for February 2022, Briefly News reports.
Porsche had a great month while Lamborghini, Ferrari and Bentley all sold more than five cars in February, despite starting prices from the carmakers costing over R1 million.
Interestingly, their product offerings in Mzansi may not be as wide as other manufacturers but German carmaker Porsche was still able to sell over 150 cars, despite only having seven model ranges.
Source: Briefly News