Made In Africa: 8 African Car Manufacturers

Written by Julia Austin

Africa may be the new frontier for global automakers and investors in the automotive industry.

The continent’s car market has been dominated by repaired and resold vehicles, but many local car companies — some, in business for decades — are getting more attention, stepping up their game and creating locally sourced vehicles that can compete on the international market.

Beyond the usual suspects, here are 8 African car manufacturers gaining international recognition or competing on the international market.