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Kenyans slowly embracing locally produced cars – assemblers

A brand new locally assembled Proton Saga goes for Sh1.1 million and has five-year warranty.

In Summary

•Associated Vehicle Assemblers says last year, they produced and sold 3,200 cars while this year, due to demand, they will be hitting the 6,000 mark.

•According to AVA managing director Matt Lloyd, this is a big leap from the average production for the last 15 years which has been around 2,400 on average.

Mombasa-based automobile and commercial vehicle manufacturer-Associated Vehicle Assemblers has projected a high sale of locally assembled units as Kenyans slowly embrace them.

The company ...