SA’s top 10 bakkies in resale value
Trueprice lists the vehicles that hold their value best, based on auction sales
The resale value of any vehicle – bakkies included – is significant when shopping for wheels. More so when it comes to companies that often operate pick-up fleets. Now it is possible to name the top 10 bakkies in SA when it comes to resale values. Next to each bakkie is a percentage figure of the original selling price achieved on auction. So, the higher the percentage, the better the bakkie is performing, and the higher its resale value. MD Darryl Jacobson and his team at www.trueprice.co.za compiled this data from major auctions held in Gauteng. 1. Toyota Hilux - (72.4%) According to Jacobson, the Toyota brand is one of the most loved and trusted in SA. “Motorists believe that they are purchasing reliability and after sales peace of mind when they opt for Toyota.” 2. Chevrolet Utility - (71.8%) Although no longer available new in SA, surprisingly this Chevrolet half-tonner is still popular for a good reason. It is an affordable, robust and reliable workhorse. 3. Nissan NP200 - (...