Top 5 most affordable vehicles on offer in SA for 2021


Post created: 11 February 2021

Are you in need of a new car but can’t seem to find a new car within your budget range? Here are AutoZone’s top 5 favourite budget friendly cars:

  1. Suzuki S-Presso – From R145 900

Number 1 on our list is a Suzuki S-Presso. This car was released in 2020 and is perfect for the first-time car buyer looking for a quirky hatchback. The S-Presso is powered by a 50 kW/90 Nm 1.0-litre petrol engine and can be bought with either a 5-speed manual or 5-speed automated manual transmission.

  1. BAIC D20 – From R149 990

BAIC launched in South Africa in 2017 and introduced the D20 hatchback to market. The base-spec D20 is powered by a 1.3-litre petrol engine whilst the rest of the D20 range is powered by a 1.5-litre petrol engine. You also have the choice between a 5-speed manual or 4-speed automatic transmission to suit your lifestyle needs.

  1. Mahindra KUV100 Nxt 1.2 G80 K2+ – From R151 999

The Mahindra KUV100 Nxt 1.2 G80 K2+ is a great deal for South Africans at R151 999 and although it may be an entry-level car, it’s powered by a 1.2-litre, 3-cylinder petrol engine with 61 kW and 115 Nm. It offers decent performance using a 5-speed manual transmission with a couple of bonus safety features including 2 airbags and ABS with EBD.

  1. Suzuki Celerio – From R153 900

The Suzuki Celerio came to market in 2015, and was awarded as the Budget Car champion in the 2016 Consumer Awards.

The Celerio allows you to choose between a 5-speed manual transmission or a 5-speed automatic, which ever you choose, you will be happy to know the car is powered by a 3-cylinder 1.0-litre engine that offers 50 kW and 90 Nm of torque.

  1. Renault Kwid – From R162 900

Finally, the Renault Kwid is proving to be a South African favourite as it is by far the best-selling model for Renault in South Africa.

The Kwid is powered by a 3-cylinder, 1.0-litre petrol engine with 50 kW and 91 Nm of torque. With this car, you can choose between Automated Manual Transmission (AMT) or a 5-speed manual transmission. It is also good to know that the Kwid is now equipped with 2 airbags and ABS.

Have you made up your mind yet on which is your favourite? Well, when you do, be sure to visit your nearest AutoZone for expert car advice and service with a smile