For those in the market for a used manual car, one of the top choices of car type for many would have to be the SUV. With the addition of 4WD capabilities, it could be said that you are only truly unleashing the power of your SUV when it runs on manual gears. Think that manual SUVs are more expensive than their automatic counterparts? Think again! For the love of the clutch and the stick, here are 5 of BE FORWARD’s best-selling used manual SUVs under $5,000, which also happen to be some of the best cheap manual cars on the market.
SUV or hatchback? This is a question many ask themselves when buying a used car. When it comes down to it, the debate about SUVs vs. hatchbacks narrows down to the needs of the user. Each of these types of car could benefit different families and individuals depending on their size and requirements, so here we take a closer look the pros and cons of SUV and hatchback vehicles to help you make the best decision for you.
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
With so many compact crossover SUV offerings on the market today, buyers can be hard-pressed to make a definitive decision as to which is best for them. To help you we would like to feature two outstanding offerings within the compact crossover group, the Nissan X-Trail and the Honda CR-V, in this car comparison review.
by Mutimba Musonda from Zambia
Affordable vehicles are very easy to find, as long as you know where to look. However, it does take a bit of searching and patience to come across the best used car for your budget. However, in the end it’s all worth it when you get to find that perfect car at an amazingly affordable price! To get you started, here are four high-quality and affordable used cars you can buy from less than $500 through to less than $2,000 on BE FORWARD.
by BE FORWARD customer Bruno Eugenio Chirrime in Mozambique
No doubt getting a car is a serious decision, after all your mobility and comfort while doing so are involved, and so is your safety, but the most important factor is how to go about it. The good thing is that it has become a much easier task in the last decade than it ever was, especially if you plan to ship your car from Japan through a company like BE FORWARD, who have championed the used car export market.
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 .
Interestingly, some of today’s crossover SUVs have become just about as capable as a comparable sedan, as they are often equipped with front-wheel drive (FWD) and tires that are made for better fuel economy. They also have better ground clearance, which helps in some situations, but you have to look hard for an AWD option if you need to do anything out-of-town. If you’re in the market for a crossover SUV and you need more than the typical hatchback or sedan, then you will do well to take a look at some of the best-selling crossover SUVs in Africa.