Good Priced Toyota Vitz for Sale in Tanzania
Among the most popular hatchback subcompact cars that have recently dominated the Tanzania automotive market through importation is the Toyota Vitz. Toyota Motors started in 1998 the Vitz product line which comes in a three and five-door hatchback body style. The Toyota Vitz nameplate is still be maintained in the Japanese market but referred to as Toyota Yaris in other foreign markets . However the first generation models that were first released by Toyota were also sold in some markets as Toyota Echo.
Toyota Motors managed to successfully sell 3.5 million of the first and second generation Vitz in both its local and foreign markets as at 2010. The current sale of the latest third generation model is also doing well in all markets.
What to know when Buying Toyota Vitz
Toyota Tanzania is currently not marketing Toyota Vitz in the country. But however, used Toyota Vitz can easily be found on our roads or up for sale. The most common Toyota Vitz currently in Tanzania are the first and second generation models. The relevant information that Tanzanians have to know before buying used Toyota Vitz for sale in Tanzania are the technical features and price range.
Performance and Specifications of Toyota Vitz
- First generation Toyota Vitz was released in 1998 to 2005
- Second generation Toyota Vitz was released in 2005 to 2010
- Third generation Toyota Vitz was released in 2010 to present
The 2014 Toyota Vitz is offered in two different body styles which includes a three door hatchback with L and LE trim levels and five door hatchback with L, LE and SE trims. Both models are equipped with a standard 1.5L inline-four cylinder engine that produces 106 hp and 103 lb/ft of torque. The transmission systems available are 5-speed automatic or 4-speed manual transmission. The Vitz has an estimated fuel economy of 30 mpg in city and 36 mpg on highway. There is a slight difference in highway fuel economy because of its automatic and manual transmissions, but same fuel economy in city drive.
How is the design of Toyota Vitz
The 2014 Toyota Vitz hatchback has a young, vibrant and sporty exterior design which is available in 17 different funky and eye-catching colors. The Vitz hatchback has an advantage when it comes to parking because of its 153.5 inches body length. Its overall appearance and body structure looks solid with an aerodynamic design.
Inside the Toyota Vitz consists of a simple interior with clean layout and easy to use controls. In regards to space and comfort, the front seats comes with a four-way adjustable design which gives the rear seat passengers enough legroom. There are also advance technological amenities such as a six speaker CD player, Bluetooth streaming for phone and music, USB port and auxiliary jack for entertainment.
What are the distinctive features of Toyota Vitz
The LE and SE trims of Toyota Vitz are designed with amazing features that gets good remarks from customers in all markets. The driver seat-height adjustment, cruise control, remote keyless entry, 4-wheel disc brakes and a leather-trimmed steering wheel and shift lever are standout features that Toyota Vitz boosts of.
Toyota Vitz Price in Tanzania
Since Toyota Tanzania doesn't offer brand new Toyota Vitz in Tanzania, the general public prefer to buy used version. The price of imported or locally used Toyota Vitz for sale in Tanzania depends on its condition and year of manufacture. The average price range of used Toyota Vitz for sale at Jumia Car Tanzania are;
- 1999 Toyota Vitz - 2004 Toyota Vitz: Tshs 7,500,000 - Tshs 10,000,000
- 2005 Toyota Vitz - 2007 Toyota Vitz: Tshs 10,500,000 - Tshs 14,000,000
Overall impression of Toyota Vitz
Toyota Vitz is a subcompact vehicle that is preferred by most Tanzanians because it's reliable and durable. The Vitz also has a low fuel consumption rate that is recommend for long distant journey.