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Car Buying: 8 Major Different Types of Vehicles to Know


A car is a sense of pride, a sign of growing assets, and a status in the society. Do not settle yourself for any car. Know some modern varieties available on the market before heading into the sale of used cars in South Africa. Let’s take a look at some car varieties that you can buy for you and your family.

SEDAN: When you hear sedan, the first picture to strike your mind could be a large 4-door car with sizable trunk and passenger compartments. Sedans are associated with great comfort, smooth ride, more power, well-padded seating, and hard roof. This ‘three-box’ body has been in the market for more than 70 years and signifies a class.

HATCHBACK: Recognizing hatchback is a bit difficult. Earlier, they were small, boxy, and economic with no trunk. Turning into more stylish, sleeker, eye-catching vehicles, they are no more economical now. Mazda 3, Honda Civic Sport, Hyundai Elantra GT, and Toyota Corolla hatchback are some of the best hatchbacks available today.

SUV: Sport Utility Vehicles or SUVs are prominent vehicles with ample cargo capacity, better performance, big space, off-road capabilities, high driving position, excellent safety, tall appearance, and great designs, making them a good choice for large families. Kia Sorento, Jeep Cherokee, Toyota RAV4, Honda CR-V, Chevrolet Equinox, and Nissan Rogue are the best SUVs available today.

MPV: These are known as people carriers. Multipurpose vehicle (MPV) or multi-utility vehicles (MUV) have wide-ranging options to attract buyers. Delivering more space, comfort, and cost-friendliness, these vehicles are admired by families looking for 3 rows of seating with large doors. You can find many MPVs in used cars for sale in South Africa.  

CROSSOVER: A crossover combines the features of an SUV and hatchback. A few amazing examples of crossovers are Maruti Suzuki S-Cross, Volvo S60 Cross Country, and Hyundai i20 Active. These vehicles have off-road abilities, use unibody constructions, and make eye-catching alternatives of best cars under budget.

CONVERTIBLE: These are good because they make your driving experience even better in pleasing weather. The roofs are convertible which can be folded and removed partially or entirely depending upon your needs. Mercedes-AMG SLC 43, Audi A3 Cabriolet, and Ferrari California T are extremely fashionable car choices you can see.

COUPE: These are defined sporty and personal by nature, smaller-than-average by size, and intimating by emotions. These vehicles provide different tastes and budgets and a small room for a passenger. Though coupes are comfortable, good performers, and stylish, they don’t make a decent option for families with older children or more than 4-5 members. Ford Mustang, Audi R8, Mercedes-Benz GLE Coupe are popular names under this category.

WAGON: They have large-in cabin space, sizable accommodation, ample cargo-space, low price value, great styles, and many attributes to fit for a family with 5 members. Wagons attract classy buyers who want speed, performance, fuel efficiency and handling more feasible. These cars may seem more identical to sports sedan of these days. Volvo V90 Cross Country, Mini Clubman, and Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo are a few choices of best wagons.

Now, if you have made a choice, you would surely want to explore used cars for sale in South Africa. Look no further than Vehicular to buy your desired vehicle at surprisingly affordable prices from verified dealerships abd private users! Search vehicles here!

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