The terrains and conditions you drive in determine which type of car you need to buy. Depending on your daily driving activities, you need to choose either a 2WD (two-wheel drive) or a 4WD (wheel drive) vehicle. Typically, 2WD vehicles are smaller than 4WD vehicles.
If you live in Africa, then you know that the rough conditions of most upcountry roads require a compact off-road vehicle that can withstand the hefty jostling while also being able to reliably serve you for many years. Off-road vehicles have higher ground clearance, are more spacious, and can take the beating of tough terrain. In addition, it is easy to find spare parts for most Japanese vehicles when you need to make a quick fix.
If you are looking for a smooth riding experience for your day-to-day car that can also be used as a regular family car, you have come to the right place. Keep reading as we highlight 5 of the best used cars for off-road driving.
Living in Africa may cause you to forget about its expansive landscapes and formidable animal life. That sense of detachment may lead you to ignore your native Africa as an excellent source of holiday destinations. The world’s second largest continent is arguably the best place for photographers, adventurers, and families alike. When you consider the … Read more
Automakers have even been so courteous as to create the ”crossover” so that they could graciously offer the perfect SUV to as many buyers as possible. With such a glut of offerings on the market today, buyers can be easily overwhelmed with information and opinions.
That is why we have decided to bring you a short list of Toyota SUVs that may be right for you. We will start with a compact SUV before working our way through a several of Toyota’s mid-sized offerings, all of which are capable of transporting your family around town or over land.
Luxury is a mark of royalty. There are some Sports Utility Vehicles that do not just have skidding supremacy and stability, but also embrace built-in opulence. Three examples of this are the Mercedes-Benz M-Class, Mitsubishi Pajero and Toyota Land Cruiser Prado. Just like any other SUVs these too are crafted to sail through coarse ground thanks to their good clearance, all the while looking fantastic. Here, we take a closer look at these luxury sports utility vehicles.
by Takudzwa Masvaure in Zimbabwe
Sport Utility Vehicles, or SUVs, are popular cars in Zimbabwe as they can easily traverse the vast number of different terrain across the country. They are also a perfect fit for big families while performing well on and off-road thanks to their versatile four-wheel drive capabilities, which make them ideal for road trips. When it comes to performance, they can either be powered by diesel or petrol. Additionally, these cars are ideal for towing, particularly for boats or luggage. Here, we take a look at 5 of the best-selling used SUVs in Zimbabwe on BE FORWARD.
Most roads in Africa are not tarred and are poorly graded. What choice of vehicle befits these rugged meandering roads? During rainy season these roads become slippery requiring great skidding power. This is the more reason that those four-wheel drive vehicles are ideal for African conditions .
Off-roading is more than splashing a little bit of mud up onto your bonnet. It is churning sand, throwing mud, climbing rocks, skirting around trees, and fording streams. Going off-road is a way of life, a mantra, a means of being. In a way, you must commune with the terrain around you and know the capabilities and limitations of your ride.
Often, regular vehicle maintenance will help you avoid breaking down while enjoying a weekend off-road and warn you of an impending repair before it becomes critical or damages other areas of your car. With this, here are 9 maintenance tips for going off-road that will help you keep your 4×4 out of the repair shop and in the dirt where it belongs.