South African Dad's Tearful Gift of New Car to Daughter Goes Viral on TikTok, Warms Mzansi Hearts

South African Dad's Tearful Gift of New Car to Daughter Goes Viral on TikTok, Warms Mzansi Hearts

  • A TikTok video shows a heartfelt moment between a father and a daughter, tugging at the hearts of many
  • The footage shows how the daughter was gifted a car in December by her father, who could not help but cry
  • The video captured the essence of fatherly love, leaving many netizens with warm fuzzy feels
Dad gifts daughter car
A father was emotional upon gifting his daughter a car. Image: @ingrie_rita
Source: TikTok

A TikTok video of a father overcome with emotion after surprising his daughter with a new car has warmed the hearts of South Africans.

Loving father gifts daughter car

The now-viral video shows a vehicle parked inside a garage with family members rejoicing before the footage switches to show a young woman embracing her father without letting go.

The father can also be seen covering his eyes with a towel as he fights back tears.

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"May it never be forgotten that on the 23rd of December 2023, my bald-headed dad surprised me with a car," the post was captioned.

Watch the video below:

Mzansi touched by father-daughter moment

The video left many netizens feeling emotional as they responded with heartfelt comments, expressing how lucky the woman is to have such a loving father.

Keo wrote"

"I think I'm your dad's daughter, ask him if he knows me. Congrats, babe."

Mpho Mngqibisa responded:

"Who’s chopping onions? Congratulations! One thing about your dad? He’ll go to the ends of the earth for you."

Malulu624 commented:


asemahlejacob said:

"You are so lucky, mntase, to have such a caring father❤️❤️"

Tee replied:

"I am crying ♥️"

Ttttttt commented:

"The best dad ever ❤️ It’ll never be forgotten."

Rachel_Pontsho98 said:

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" 'My bald-headed dad'..."

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In another story, Briefly News reported that a South African woman had her mother filled with joy and singing songs of praise after showing her her brand-new car.

A video posted on TikTok by @dr.veve shows the mother sitting in the passenger seat as she sings a hymn and prays with a lovely smile, honouring and thanking God for the blessings showered upon her daughter.

The mother can even be seen removing the plastic cover on the car's dashboard screen with pride.

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Source: Briefly News

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Nothando Mthembu (Senior editor) Nothando Mthembu is a senior multimedia journalist and editor. Nothando has over 5 years of work experience and has served several media houses including Caxton Local Newspapers. She has experience writing on human interest, environment, crime and social issues for community newspapers. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree and an Honours Degree in Media Studies from the University of KwaZulu-Natal, obtained in 2016 and 2017. Nothando has also passed a set of trainings by Google News Initiative. Email:

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