Used VW Cars For Sale – Part 5: VW Transporters

Posted by on 29 Dec 2021 under Car Model History, Car Reviews, Volkswagen

VW transporters

Part 5: VW Cars – Transporters

It should come as no surprise that more people are searching for quality used VW cars for sale as the German automaker continues to impress. Through continued investment in technology and exceptional engineering, they have produced some of the most popular and successful cars on the market today.

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Used VW Cars For Sale – Part 4: VW Amarok

Posted by on 28 Oct 2021 under Car Model History, Car Reviews, Volkswagen

VW Amarok bakkie

Part 4 – VW Cars: Bakkie

If you are looking for quality used VW cars for sale, Group1 has you covered. All of our pre-owned cars are backed by our award-winning customer service, exceptional vehicle knowledge, diverse product and brand range of the highest quality. The only thing left is to choose the right car for you and the top-rated VW Amarok should be at the top of the list.

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Well Worth The Search: A Prime Pre-Owned Nissan Qashqai

Posted by on 26 Jul 2021 under Car Model History, Car Reviews, Nissan, Qashqai Facelift, Qashqai My14

Previous generation Nissan Qashqai

Used Nissan Qashqai models are VERY popular

The salesman told me to decide fast because they move quickly. “Ja, ja, salesman talk,” I thought, I have time.” Two days later when I phoned for the Qashqai, it was gone and I was disappointed. I was looking to trade in my venerable 2006 X-Trail and immediately fell in love with the Qashqai – a late first-gen 1.6, white, low mileage, fair price. It was the first time I had really looked closely at this oddly-named car. You would see them in the street, nice looking, nothing special. Until you look at the boot – the nearest thing to match my X-Trail I could afford then.

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Versatile Kia K2700 Makes Light Work Of Any Task

Posted by on 28 Aug 2019 under Car Model History, Car Reviews, Kia

Kia K2700

The Kia K2700 Workhorse

Looking for a new or used truck to meet all of your load-bearing needs? You’ve come to the right place as we take a closer look at the reliable, practical and economical Kia K2700. Specially designed for carrying all sorts of loads, the Kia K2700 is suitable for various situations and applications. Whether you’re transporting goods, moving house, run a gardening service or helping with any heavy lifting, it is the best choice you’ll ever make.

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Car Review: Second-hand 2003 Nissan X-Trail

Posted by on 24 Jun 2019 under Blog, Car Model History, Car Reviews, X-Trail

2003 Nissan X-Trail

Used Nissan X-Trail

The year was 2001 when the Nissan X-Trail was launched facing off against the Honda CR-V and the Toyota RAV4. At that stage, both were in their second generation which meant the Nissan X- Trail had stiff competition with these already successful SUV crossovers.

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Why Buying A Pre-Owned BMW X5 Is Still Worth It

Posted by on 20 Feb 2019 under BMW, BMW X5, Car Buying Tips, Car Model History, Car Reviews


Buying second-hand cars can be a daunting task but if you want quality and reliability, look no further than a pre-owned BMW X5. It has brought pure enjoyment to all who have owned one and proved an exceptional contender in the new and used car segments. In fact, at Group1, our showroom floor often plays guest to several quality pre-owned SAVs (Sports Activity Vehicles) just like the BMW X5.

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The BMW E30 – A 3 Series Icon

Posted by on 12 Dec 2018 under Car Model History

The BMW E30 - A 3 Series Icon

The BMW E30

Although over two decades old, the BMW E30 is still hot property in South Africa! No matter if they are in their two-door coupé, four-door sedan or five-door station wagon (estate) model variant forms, the demand for these amazingly long lived cars has never waned. With both petrol and Diesel engine options available (the BMW E30 was the first 3 Series BMW to be made available with a Diesel engine option) there is a vehicle option or model derivative for almost everyone who has a fondness for classic BMW cars.

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The Original VW Beetle in South Africa

Posted by on 12 Dec 2018 under Car Model History

The Original VW Beetle in South Africa

The Original VW Beetle

The original VW Beetle is a genuine part of motoring history that was in production continuously from 1938 until 2003. Originally conceived as a “Peoples Car” in Nazi Germany, the Beetle took on a life of its own and after World War II, as it broke away from its fascist beginnings to become the poster child of the “flower power” generation of the 1960’s. The VW Beetle underwent many upgrades during its 65 years of production, but during this time it remained true to its peoples car heritage. Originally launched in South Africa in the 1950’s, the Original VW Beetle soon became a big part of South Africa’s driving culture, and helped shape the memories of many first time drivers.

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