LOWEST COST DOUBLE CAB BAKKIES
THE Tata Xenon still has the most economical parts basket at R67 623 (R58 527) with Toyota Hilux in second spot with R76 274 (R85 986). GWM Steed has taken third place with a basket price of R92 355 (R89 437).
In the servicing section the GWM is lowest at R2 291, substantially ahead of the Ford Ranger’s R4 405 and Tata Xenon’s R4 811.
In the repair section the VW Amarok has the best figures with R8 270 for the automatic, while the clutch, pressure plate and flywheel add some R15 000 to the manual Amarok. Second behind the Amarok is the GWM, with a repair basket of R13 214.
Tata just leads the crash parts total with R46 732. The Hilux, which is locally built and so has the advantage of having many of the body pressings made here, is not far behind at R48 761.