5 of the most affordable cars in South Africa
Buying a new car doesn’t have to be an expensive exercise. If you’re willing to settle for a vehicle that costs less than R150 000, you have many affordable cars at your fingertips. While the features may differ to that of a more expensive vehicle, you will still receive the features you deem to be important, for example, safety. Before you jump into a financial decision such as buying a car, do your research and consider the most important features that matter to you and your lifestyle.
Here is a list of the five most affordable cars in South Africa:
New to the Renault family, this is a popular favourite for the South African population. The standard offering includes the basic features needed, and their extended packages include perks such as infotainment systems and built-in navigation to make your drive even better. Available in both manual and automatic, this vehicle is visually-appealing inside and out, and fuel-efficient.
Working with a budget of R150 000, you will be able to purchase the standard Datsun Go model as well as other options with advanced features to give your vehicle a facelift. It’s the ideal go-to for people who want to drive an efficient, high-performing vehicle that is easy on the pocket and the environment. And you can rest assured knowing that the Datsun Go is designed with safety first.
While this vehicle is small in size, the interior is spacious enough to transport people comfortably. This five-door vehicle has an attractive price and warranty, making it a practical choice for younger generations who are investing in their first (or a new) car. Equipped with the much-needed features to support your driving needs, the Kia Picanto is everything you need in an affordable car choice.
If you’re living in the city and want to be able to zip through side streets to work without it costing you a fortune on fuel, the Hyundai i10 is just the right vehicle for you. While it’s small in size, it has more than enough space for you and your guests to sit comfortably and feel secure.
Chevrolet Spark Lite
The incredibly cute Chevrolet Spark Lite is well-equipped with the features needed to offer you a sophisticated and convenient driving experience. With features such as a mounted audio control on your steering wheel, electric windows, Bluetooth and more, this is a good value for money choice.