Car Manufacturing Companies In South Africa

What is a Car?

A car, or an automobile, is a motor vehicle with wheels. Most definitions of cars state that they run primarily on roads, seat one to eight people, have four wheels, and mainly transport people, not cargo.

Car Manufacturing Companies In South Africa

Ford Motor Company of Southern Africa

Address: Struanway, Struandale, Gqeberha, 6001, South Africa

Hours: Open ⋅ Closes 6 pm

Phone: +27 41 406 7111

Autoliv Southern Africa Pty Ltd

Address: 19 Fransen St, Chamdor, Johannesburg, 1754, South Africa

Hours: Closed ⋅ Opens 8 am Mon

Phone: +27 11 279 2600

Tshwane Automotive SEZ

Address: Manitoba, The Willows 340-Jr, Pretoria, South Africa

Hours: Closes soon ⋅ 5 pm ⋅ Opens 7 am Sat

Phone: +27 80 000 7035


Address: 52 Rigger Rd, Spartan, Kempton Park, 1619, South Africa

Hours: Closed ⋅ Opens 7:30 am Mon

Phone: +27 11 922 5600

Which cars are made in South Africa?

The largest component manufacturers in the country are Corning, Bloxwich, Arvin Exhaust, and Senior Flexonics and the main international manufacturers operating in South Africa include General Motors, BMW, Volkswagen, Toyota, Nissan, Fiat, Ford, Daimler-Chrysler – all of which are in the provinces of Gauteng, East Cape, and KwaZulu-Natal.

Why buy a car made in South Africa?

Cars made in South Africa have the added benefit of being more affordable simply because there are no import fees, shipping costs and taxes. In addition, you’re also supporting your local economy!

There are over 55 car brands made in South Africa that sell over 3,000 model derivatives. There are also about 26 bakkie brands and over 700 bakkie models. So there are plenty of choices!