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About the Author

Dirk Van Der Walt is a founding member and co-owner of Webuycars Pty ltd. He completed his studies at Tuks University, where he did a BCom degree in Marketing and Communications.

He has been buying and selling cars for the better part of the last 20 years. Webuycars.co.za and it’s selling arm Wesellcars.co.za, sell in excess of 50 vehicles per day.

Dirk and We Buy Cars would like to make use of this Blog to address topics that are seldom spoken about, but which they feel could be of tremendous help to the right person at the right time.

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    Top Things to Look for when Buying and Test Driving a Second-hand Vehicle

    In the market for a new car? Great news! The second-hand market is booming and we have all the information to help you make this important decision!
    Tuesday, 27th June 2017
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    Time to tell you stick-family they are moving to a new car?

    The reason there is such a variety of cars on the road is because people’s needs are even more diverse than that. Each car was designed with a certain target-market in mind.
    Wednesday, 24th May 2017
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    Can I really afford that dream car I want?

    Can I really afford that dream car I want?
    Wednesday, 24th May 2017
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    Calling All Dealers to Join the Revolution

    In conversation with Dirk van der Walt, WeBuyCars Director; Commented on by Dealers (Seen in article under: From a Dealers Point of View); Inspired by Dale Pollak
    Monday, 15th May 2017
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    Tip top saving tips for financing your next vehicle

    The best way to pay less for your financed vehicle is to ensure the best interest rate that you could get; when the bank receives an application for finance, there are certain things they look at when determining an interest rate.
    Tuesday, 2nd May 2017
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    5 Things You Should Know About Taking Care of Your Car

    There are so many benefits to owning a car. Not only is it a safe way to travel (if done right) but it makes life a lot easier! However, this might not be the case if you don’t take care of your car. Here are a few things you should know about...
    Friday, 31st March 2017
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    Child Safety

    Child Safety Awareness According to an article published by Africa Check in 2015, traffic accidents cause the most injury-related deaths among children under five in South Africa. Injuries are incurred as a result of poor transport safety where...
    Thursday, 8th December 2016
  • Rent to Buy

    *We Buy Cars currently does not offer a rent to buy option Car: Rent to Buy Millions of South Africans are under financial strain and hundreds more are blacklisted. Financial restraints have caused many to look for alternative methods of...
    Wednesday, 23rd November 2016
  • While you Were Driving

    While you Were Driving In today’s day and age, it just isn’t enough to do only one thing at a time. Schedules are getting busier and the time we have to complete our to-do lists are getting shorter - especially with so much time being spent...
    Tuesday, 15th November 2016
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  • Behuisingsprojek deur Filadelfia Ark

     Die Behuisingsprojek deur Filadelfia Ark 
    Thursday, 6th October 2016
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    Why be Ordinary when you can be Advanced

    When you think of advanced driving you might think of people in helmets racing around a track. According to Vic Rich, manager at Adrenaline Driving, this is a common misconception which he clarifies by saying “An advanced driving course should be...
    Thursday, 29th September 2016
  • The Resale Value of your Car

    So today we are going to jump right into it and try to answer that loaded question of “what is my car worth?” People are sensitive about this topic, as it has financial implication to them, and most people feel some sort of emotional...
    Thursday, 30th June 2016
  • The Registration Certificate

    The South African Natis (National Traffic Information System) Certificate of Registration is one of those ugly topics that you don’t need to know anything about, until you do, and then it is utter chaos and confusion.
    Thursday, 30th June 2016

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