In the car rental business in Uganda, this is one of the most hired out rental car. Most of the people that hire vehicles from rental companies in Uganda are budget travelers so they find the Toyota Rav4 the ideal rental car for their expeditions. The Toyota rav4 is normally hired at a price of 40$-50$ per day and its fuel consumptions is one an economy stake.
The Toyota Rav4 is a semi sport utility vehicles made by Japanese based automobile company. Due to people’s urge for a crossover or compact SUV car, Toyota came up with the RAV4s in 1994. There are so far three generations of RAv4s that have come out that is the first generation of 1994-2000, the second generation of 2000-2005 and the last generation of 2005-2012. These vehicles normally come out in a both mini and large versions as the mini one has three doors the two front doors and the emergency door at the back and the large one has five doors that are four doors on the front and one emergency back door. These vehicles are largely 4 wheel drive vehicle but also they are few that are two wheels. These vehicle come in both Manuela automatic gear transmission form.
Most of the rental companies in Uganda have the older models of Toyota rav4s (1995-1999) since these models where made to maneuver through the raged roads that prevailed in the world in the 20th century as most of the countries were still less developed. Uganda being a less developed country hiring out older versions of the Rav4 is an intended fate.
These vehicles normally carry up to four people. They are best for few people taking a safari or a couple. The vehicles are economy vehicle as their fuel consumption is relatively low and this makes them among the common cars hired in Uganda.
RAV 4 Specifications:
Engine Size: 1,990cc
Drive: 4wheel drive
Transmission: Automatic /Manual
Fuel: Gasoline/Petrol Manufacture Year: Usually 1995-1998
Doors: 3 or 5
Why Rav4 for Uganda Self Drive Safari
Among the rental cars self drive in Uganda hires out to its clients, the toyota rav4 is the cheapest both in usage and rate. The toyota rav4 comes for as low as 40 dollars for hire. its fuel consumption is also relatively low, the MPG is estimated at 4.8 gals/ 100 miles. the toyota rav4 is really pocket friendly in all ways.
Four wheel driver
The Toyota rav4 has a full time four wheel drive. therefore being a 4×4 vehicle, it is able to maneuver every road track be it muddy, rugged, bumpy or hilly like the ones found in the various national parks of Uganda.
There are travelers who are comfortable in driving small cars and the toyota rav4 rental gives them the compactness they need. It is very compact and very steady on the road.
Easy to drive
The toyota rav4 has the simplest and easiest driving features to operate. Every driving feature and part is well streamed lined and designed in the simplest way possible, anyone can easily operate it at first drive.
Simple to repair
A rav4 is a toyota vehicle and in Uganda toyota cars are very popular across the country. there are very many mechanic experts around the country who can easily repair the toyota cars. Thus making it easy for a rav4 to be repaired in case the traveler gets a breakdown or any mechanic problem.