BMW X5 vs Toyota Land Cruiser Comparison

bmw x5 vs land cruiser comparison

Toyota and BMW are so famous for manufacturing luxury vehicles in different forms and sizes, and both BMW and Toyota have the most comparable but different models, the same as BMW X5 and Land Cruiser. BMW and Toyota have many models with similar functionalities but differing in other aspects such as the BMW X5 and … Read more

Africa’s Top 3 Used Toyota SUVs Reviewed

Africa’s Top 3 Used Toyota SUVs Reviewed

by Mutimba Musonda in Zambia

Africa is known to have a terrain that is very unique in terms of its versatile weather patterns and climatic changes. With these  kinds of weather patterns the demand for SUVs, with their rugged off-road and on-road capabilities, continues to increase as their popularity grows. Here, we take a closer look at 3 of the most popular used Toyota SUVs that Africans love to import from Japan.

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6 Old-School Trucks Perfect for Off-Road Adventures

6 Old-School Trucks Perfect for Off-Road Adventures

Some of the toughest off-road vehicles ever built are more than 30 years old. These old-school monsters were built for roaming the back-country for months at a time. Many have conquered safaris with ease, chased down wild game for zoos, and attacked many a campsite with verve. They feature prominently in our escapist fantasies as we leave our work-a-day lives behind, even if it is just for a little while.

However, our escape from reality must be limited to the occasional three day holiday in some remote, yet local, camping spot. Still, many of us dream of rigs that were built for purpose instead of connectivity, a reliable low range instead of comfort; a time when 4×4 owner’s relied on wrenches instead of computer diagnostics. With that in mind, lets have a look at a few oldsters that are still able to tackle any terrain with the right owner in tow. Also be sure to check out our guide to the best modern used cars for off-road driving.

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The Best Used Cars on the Market by Category

There are many reasons why you may choose to buy a used car instead of a new one. Used cars are almost always cheaper than their new counterparts; however, this does not mean that they are lower quality.

Another benefit is that unlike new cars, used cars do not depreciate as quickly. New cars lose as much as 20 percent of their value once driven off the dealership’s lot. This may very well be the most drastic drop in the value of any consumer product. As for used cars, they have already undergone this initial depreciation and so their prices are generally steady; making them a worthwhile investment in the long run.

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Top 5 Best-Selling Luxury SUVs in Africa

Recent years in Africa have seen luxury sedans rising in popularity, but nothing says “look at me” like a shiny luxury SUV, and a number of automakers have stepped up to supply them. After Toyota practically invented the Crossover SUV, the Toyota RAV4, Range Rover took it one step further and invented the Luxury SUV. Audi, BMW, Mercedes, Jeep, Lexus, Porsche, Volvo, and Volkswagen, have followed in their tire tracks, producing a number of luxurious SUVs. Here are some of the best-selling luxury SUVs in Africa.

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