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7 cars made in South Africa

Updated 1015 GMT (1815 HKT) September 22, 2014
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There were 66,000 BWM-3 series produced in South Africa in 2013. Of those made for export, the cars were sent to Japan, Australia, Singapore, as well as sub-Saharan Africa. BMW
The VW Golf was introduced to South Africa in 1978 and produced in the country up until 2009. Volkswagen
In 2013, about 25,000 Corollas were made in South Africa.
Last year 103,000 Polos were produced in South Africa according to IHS Automotive.
In 2013 Toyota produced 61,000 Hilux Vigos in South Africa. The Hilux is one of Toyota best selling models in the world.
The Volkswagen Jetta was produced in South Africa up until 2010 and principally exported to right hand drive markets like Australia, New Zealand and the UK
Polo Vivo is only sold in South Africa. It has been the best-selling passenger model in South Africa since its launch in March 2010, with over 150 000 sold to date.