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Exporting Great Value And

High Quality Used Japanese Vehicles

To South Africa From Japan
Autorod Offers

Lowest Priced Used Japanese Cars

In South Africa

We bring you an extensive range of vehicles within your budget.

Autorod Follows

Comprehensive Vehicle Inspection

That Ensure Top Quality Standards

We have a proven track record for providing the best quality vehicles to South Africa.

Autorod Guarantees

The Fastest Vehicle Shipping

To South Africa

We value your time and focus on providing fast and reliable shipping.



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Why is Autorod Preferred By Customers in SOUTH AFRICA?

  • Largest Used Cars Stock Our vast inventory allows
    the customers to choose
    from a variety of used
    Japanese vehicles.
  • Quick and
    Safe Shipments
    We provide fastest
    shipments globally through
    our collaboration with top
    shipping companies.
  • Best Price Guarantee No hidden charges. Our
    customers always get the
    lowest priced vehicles
    when they buy through us.
  • Maintenance & Customization We provide maintenance &
    customization services to our
    customers including but
    not limited to oil change,
    & Paint booth facility.

Auction at Autorod

Get your desired car at the lowest prices, directly from
leading auction houses in Japan!

Autorod Collaborates with renowned Japanese Auction Houses to deliver the top
quality vehicles at your door step.

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Custom Requirements for Importing Used Cars in SOUTH AFRICA

  • Manufacture Year Restriction:
    There is no age restriction for vehicle import in South Africa.
  • Inspection:
    Vehicle inspection is not required in South Africa.
  • Steering Side:
    Only right hand drive vehicles are allowed to be driven in South Africa.
  • Duties and Taxes:
    Used vehicles are traded all over the world but it is governed by a specific set of legal binding and obligations. There is an additional amount of money which adds up to the total cost of ownership as a result of import duties and taxes. Every country follows its unique set of vehicle trade policies and regulations that are mandatory to follow.
  • Customs Duty of 30% is applicable on used vehicles upto 20 years old
  • Customs Duty of 20% is applicable on used vehicles more than 20 years old
  • Ad Valorem Customs Duty varies from 0.75% to 30% on used vehicles
  • VAT of 15% is applicable on used vehicles

Required Documents:
  • Commercial/Purchase Invoice
  • Bill of Lading
  • Registration Certificate
  • Import Permit
  • Letter of Authority
  • MOT Certificate
  • Documentary evidence of shipment and delivery of the vehicle
  • Passport Copy

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I confirm that I have received the same vehicle that I was shown?

You can identify the vehicle by its chassis number.

How can I learn in detail about the condition of the vehicle?

We will provide you with detailed pictures of the vehicle taken from different angles along with translated auction sheet so you can judge the condition properly.

What should I do when I want to buy a vehicle I saw on your website?

Register on the website, select the vehicle of your choice, fill out the form on the vehicle detail page and click “inquire now”. Our agent will get in touch with you and guide you through the process.

What are the additional or hidden costs that I have to pay?

There are no hidden or additional costs to be paid to Autorod. But, you have to pay the duties and taxes to the government of your country as per the regulations.

What is the shipping time from Japan to South Africa?

It will take approximately 6-8 weeks to deliver the vehicle to South Africa.

What are the rules for importing a used vehicle from Japan in South Africa?

To find out about all import regulations of your country including inspections, licenses and taxes, visit the custom requirements section of your country page on our website. Use the link provided below: Custom Requirements for Importing Used Cars in South Africa

Customer Reviews

July 28, 2018
Toyota Aqua

I am very grateful to Autorod for providing me a high quality vehicle at a very economical price. Along with that, the services offered to me by their sales agent were also very great. I will recommend Autorod to my friends.

Brian Williams
South Africa
July 27, 2018

I’m the owner of a reputable auto trading company SIM Ltd, which is based in South Africa. Importing used cars through Autorod was indeed great as their team always maintain their quality and high standards.

South Africa
July 26, 2018
TI Autos

My company TI Autos, which is located in South Africa regularly import used cars through Autorod, They provide us with high discounts on our purchases. Not only this, the cars that we receive from them are also in great condition.

South Africa