Estimated Running Costs


Vehicle running costs ultimately differ from one make and model of car to another. To assist with projecting your cash flow, this calculator helps to obtain an estimated cost of running a particular vehicle.

Projections are based on the engine capacity and purchase price.

  • Bidvest bank does not warrant that these estimates will be accurate for all circumstances.
  • * A balloon payment is a lump sum payment due at the end of the contract term. A balloon payment is applied to a loan contract and reduces the monthly repayments. The balloon payment amount, if any, is chosen by the customer.
  • Although not all running costs will occur monthly, the total costs have been divided equally to reflect an average monthly cost to assist with projecting cash flow.
  • Estimated running costs are based on national average statistics.