WATCH: Sparks fly in thrilling King of the Hill

A new King of the Hill was crowned and saw the reign of two others extended today with a thrilling finale at #JaguarSHC.

8 fast cats score trophies at #JaguarSHC

The 10th Jaguar Simola Hillclimb was a successful affair for Team Jaguar, with a total of eight podium finishes for all eight entries across various categories.

BMW's luxury X5 - SA's best-selling luxury SUV so far this year

2019-07-03 14:10
2019 BMW X5

2019 BMW X5

During the first six months of 2019, the BMW X5 solidified its position as the best-selling large luxury SUV in South Africa.

The German SUV amassed a sales figure of 715 units, beating the likes of the Toyota Land Cruiser 200 and Range Rover/RR Sport.

The Land Cruiser 200 found favour among 611 new owners, followed by another Toyota, the Prado, which sits pretty in third place with 567 units sold.

Strong contenders

The RR/RR Sport slots into fourth place with a sales figure of 542 units, way clear of the Land Rover Discovery on 267 units. Volvo’s XC90 secured a sales figure of 214 units, ahead of the very beautiful Range Rover Velar on 194 units.

Jeep’s Grand Cherokee had a bit of a quiet year, but it slips into eighth place with a respectable 185 units sold. Volkswagen’s luxurious Touareg is ninth with 179 units sold.

Jaguar’s F-Pace is another SUV that saw a lackluster 2019 but it managed to slip into tenth place with a decent 136 units sold. This is some way off its performances the last couple of years.

In total, the top ten secured a total sales figure of 2895 units.

Read more on:    land rover  |  toyota  |  bmw  |  range rover  |  prado  |  new vehicle sales  |  suv  |  x5  |  land cruiser  |  luxury

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.