Report Description

South Africa two wheeler market is projected grow at a CAGR of over 3% during 2024-2028. Growing per capita income, increasing employment opportunities, developing infrastructure and vast reserves of natural resources are driving South African economy. In terms of automobile production, South Africa is the market leader in the African continent. Two Wheelers are mostly being used as a means of recreation, and thus their sales, especially motorcycle and scooters with above 150cc engine capacity, is high in the country.


Based on vehicle type, by volume, in terms of market share, the motorcycle segment dominated the market in 2022 with over 75% share and the segment is expected to maintain its dominance during the forecast period as well. Based on engine capacity, the market has been categorised into up to 125cc, 126-250cc, 251-500cc and above 500cc. In 2022, above 500cc segment dominate the market followed by 251cc-500cc and the segment is anticipated to maintain its dominance over the next five years as well.

Leading companies operating in the South Africa two wheeler market include Honda, BMW Motorrad, KTM, Harley Davidson, Suzuki, Yamaha, Kawasaki, Kymco, Sym, Piaggio, CF Moto, Bajaj, Hero, TVS, etc. The companies are investing in technological innovation to register sound growth.

Download Free Sample Report

Objective of the Study:

  • To analyse and forecast the market size of South Africa Two Wheeler Market, in terms of value and volume.
  • To classify and forecast South Africa Two Wheeler Market based on vehicle type, engine capacity and regional distribution.
  • To identify drivers and challenges for South Africa Two Wheeler Market.
  • To examine competitive developments such as expansions, new product launches, mergers & acquisitions, etc., in South Africa Two Wheeler Market.
  • To conduct the pricing analysis for South Africa Two Wheeler Market.
  • To identify and analyse the profile of leading players involved in the manufacturing of South Africa Two Wheeler Market.

To perform the study, TechSci Research conducted primary as well as exhaustive secondary research. Initially, TechSci Research prepared an exhaustive list of Two Wheeler manufacturers and dealers operating in South Africa. Subsequently, TechSci Research conducted primary research surveys, which include primary calls, email responses, etc., with the identified companies. While interviewing, the respondents were also asked about their major competitors. TechSci Research analysed product offerings, distribution channels and regional presence of all major Two Wheeler companies across South Africa.

TechSci Research calculated the market size for South Africa Two Wheeler market using a bottom-up technique, wherein sales volume data of different engine capacities was recorded as well as forecast for the future years. TechSci Research sourced these values from industry experts and company representatives, and externally validated through analysing historical sales data of respective manufacturers to arrive at the overall market size.

Key Target Audience:

  • Two Wheeler Manufacturers
  • Automotive OEMs
  • Two Wheeler Component Manufacturers
  • Traders, Distributors, and Suppliers
  • Industry associations and experts
  • Research organizations and consulting companies.
  • Research Institutes
  • Industry associations
  • Market research and consulting firm.

The study is useful in providing answers to several critical questions that are important for the industry stakeholders such as collaboration manufacturer and partners, end users, etc., besides allowing them in strategizing investments and capitalizing on market opportunities.



Base Year


Historical Years

2018 – 2021

Estimated Year


Forecast Period

2024F – 2028F

Quantitative Units

Revenue in USD Million, Volume in Units and CAGR for 2018-2022 and 2023E-2028F

Report Coverage

Revenue forecast, volume forecast, company share, competitive landscape, growth factors, and trends

Segments Covered

·         Vehicle type

·         Engine Type

Region Scope

KwaZulu-Natal; Eastern Cape; Gauteng; Rest of South Africa

Key Companies Profiled

Honda, BMW Motorrad, KTM, Harley Davidson, Suzuki, Yamaha, Kawasaki, Kymco, Sym, Piaggio, CF Moto, Bajaj, Hero, TVS.

Customization Scope

10% free report customization with purchase. Addition or alteration to regional & segment scope.

Pricing and Purchase Options

Avail customized purchase options to meet your exact research needs. Explore purchase options

Delivery Format

PDF and Excel through Email (We can also provide the editable version of the report in PPT/Word format on special request)

Report Scope:

In this report, South Africa Two-Wheeler Market has been segmented into following categories, in addition to the industry trends which have also been detailed below:

  • South Africa Two-Wheeler Market, By Vehicle Type:
    • Motorcycle
    • Scooter/Moped
  • South Africa Two Wheeler ABS Market, by Engine Type:
    • Entry Level (100cc-125cc)
    • Mid-Size (125cc- 500cc)
    • Full-Size (>500cc)
  • South Africa Two-Wheeler Market, by Region:
    • KwaZulu-Natal
    • Eastern Cape
    • Gauteng
    • Rest of South Africa


Competitive Landscape

Company Profiles: Detailed analysis of the major companies present in Two Wheeler Market.

Available Customizations:

With the given market data, TechSci Research offers customizations according the company’s specific needs. The following customization options are available for the report:

Company Information

  • Detailed analysis and profiling of additional market players (up to five).

Profit Margin Analysis

  • Profit margin analysis in case of direct and indirect sales channel.

It is an upcoming report to be released soon. If you wish an early delivery of this report or want to confirm the date of release, please contact us at [email protected]  

Table of content

1.    Product Overview

2.    Research Methodology

3.    Impact of COVID-19 on South Africa Two Wheeler Market

4.    Executive Summary

5.    Voice of Customers

5.1.  Factors Influencing Purchase Decision

5.2.  Influencer of Purchase

5.3.  Unaided/Aided Brand Recall

5.4.  Brand Satisfaction Level

6.    South Africa Two Wheeler Market Outlook

6.1.  Market Size & Forecast

6.1.1.     By Value & Volume

6.2.  Market Share & Forecast

6.2.1.     By Vehicle Type (Scooter/Moped, Motorcycle)

6.2.2.     By Engine Capacity (Up to 125cc, 126-250cc, 250-500cc and Above 500cc)

6.2.3.     By Company (2022)

6.2.4.     By Region

6.3.  Market Attractiveness Index

7.    South Africa Motorcycle Market Outlook

7.1.  Market Size & Forecast

7.1.1.     By Value & Volume

7.2.  Market Share & Forecast

7.2.1.     By Engine Capacity

7.2.2.     By Company

7.3.  Pricing Analysis

8.    South Africa Scooter/Moped Market Outlook

8.1.  Market Size & Forecast

8.1.1.     By Value & Volume

8.2.  Market Share & Forecast

8.2.1.     By Engine Capacity

8.2.2.     By Company

8.3.  Pricing Analysis

9.    Import-Export Analysis

10.  Market Dynamics

10.1.              Drivers

10.2.              Challenges

11.  Market Trends & Developments

12.  South Africa Economic Profile

13.  Competitive Landscape

13.1.              Honda South Africa

13.2.              BMW Motorrad

13.3.              KTM

13.4.              Harley Davidson

13.5.              Suzuki Auto South Africa

13.6.              Yamaha South Africa

13.7.              Kawasaki Motors South Africa

13.8.              Kymco

13.9.              Sym

13.10.            Piaggio

14. Strategic Recommendations

Figures and Tables

Frequently asked questions


Growing population and increasing number of consumers opting for Two-Wheeler are expected to drive the South Africa Two-Wheeler Market during forecast period.


South Africa two-wheeler market is segmented on the basis of vehicle type, capacity type, and region.


Based on engine capacity type, 500cc segment is expected to hold the largest share in South Africa two-wheeler market during forecast period.


Leading companies operating in the South Africa two wheeler market include Honda, BMW Motorrad, KTM, Harley Davidson, Suzuki, Yamaha, Kawasaki, Kymco, Sym, Piaggio, CF Moto, Bajaj, Hero, TVS, etc.


Srishti Verma

Business Consultant
Press Release

Bulk Metallic Glass Market to Grow with a CAGR of 3.56% Globally through 2029

Feb, 2024

Surge in research and development activities is expected to drive the Global Bulk Metallic Glass Market growth in the forecast period, 2025-2029.