Good Priced Toyota Cars for Sale in Tanzania
Headquartered in Aichi Japan, Toyota is one of the most popular Japanese automotive in Tanzania. In November 2014 Toyota became the twelfth-largest company by revenue in the world. It is also the first in its industry to produce over 10 million vehicles on a yearly basis. Toyota was founded by Kiichiro Toyoda in the year of 1973. Toyota was first introduce in Tanzania by Karimjee family via International Motor Mart. Toyota Tanzania operations consists of importing new models from Toyota facilities in Nagoya, Japan and Durban, South Africa, importing genuine spare parts for the Tanzanian market and providing after sales services such as servicing and repairing.
Performance and Specifications of Toyota
Toyota guarantees quality and this is one of the reasons it has been able to capture Tanzanian market. Toyota vehicle with over 200,000km can still be seen in good road conditions. Toyota’s new tagline ‘Let’s go places’ truly represent what Toyota truly is. The best thing about owning a Toyota is that there is an ample supply of spare parts and qualified technicians who can help with any kind of repairs. Toyota is amongst the largest companies who is ambitious about pushing the hybrid electric vehicle in the markets and it is also the first company to commercially mass-produce and sell them.
What are the Popular Models of Toyota in Tanzania
- Toyota Noah – This is an eight-seater Multi-purpose Vehicle (MPV), which is also available in five-seater variant. Previous version of this model was known as Toyota LiteAce Noah and has a twin version known as Toyota Voxy. Noah was first launch in 2001 and in 2007 second generation of Noah rolled out to the markets. The third generation of Noah was launched in January 2014. The Noah is popular in the Tanzanian market as a family vehicle and is seen nationwide.
- Toyota RAV 4 – The Toyota RAV4 is sport utility vehicle (SUV), which also became the first compact crossover SUV debuting in Japan and Europe in 1994 followed by North America in 1995. It was designed with benefits of a SUV and maneuverability and fuel economy of a subcompact. The vehicle has gained its fame in Tanzania for it is a compact SUV that has useful features, which is worth for the value.
- Toyota Passo – Toyota Passo is a subcompact/supermini produced by Daihatsu and Toyota. The vehicle is also sold under names Daihatsu Boon and Daihatsu Sirion. Currently Passo is in the second generation, which was introduced in 2010. The first generation Passo was produced between 2004 and 2010. Passo is very popular in the Tanzanian market and first generation Passo cars are found very easily in Tanzania from private sellers and dealers.
- Toyota IST – This is a subcompact manufactured by Toyota and also sold under the names Scion xA, Scion xD, and Urban Cruiser. IST is currently in it’s second generation, which began production in 2006. Most popular IST generation of IST in Tanzania market is the second generation. IST is available to be purchased in Tanzania through private sellers and dealers.
There are other favorite Toyota models that can easily be found in Tanzania such as the Harrier, Ipsum, ISIS, Kluger, Raum, Spacio and Voxy.
Availability of Toyota in Tanzania
Toyota vehicles are available from private sellers and dealers nationwide however, Toyota Tanzania Ltd is the official distributor for Toyota’s in Tanzania. Toyota vehicles are in ample supply for the Tanzanian market so those interested in buying a Toyota does not have much trouble good conditioned Toyota.
Price of Used Toyota Cars in Tanzania
Buying used Toyota cars in Tanzania is relatively easier and affordable for most average income earners. Toyota cars are known worldwide to have moderate price tags and therefore used versions are even more cheaper but worth the value. However prices of used Toyota cars differ due to the difference in models, year of manufacture, mileage, general condition, foreign used or locally used but on the average mostly reasonable when compared to other car brands.
Interesting Facts about Toyota
Toyota is the leading Green Brand in the world and invest heavily in R&D activities. Furthermore, Toyota operates in 170 countries and manufactures vehicles under five different brands which are Hino, Lexus, Ranz, and Scion. Toyota also has shares in Daihatsu, Fuji Heavy Industries, Isuzu, and Tesla. In 2012 Toyota was the largest automobile manufacturer succeeding over Volkswagen Group and General Motors.