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Written by: Dan Mwangi dan@mtkenyatimes.co.ke We all dream of one day driving that Ferrari, Bugati, and Aston Martin but if you’ve been around long enough you will realise that those are not exactly the cars a bulk get or will get. According to the International Organization of Motor Vehicle Manufacturers (OICA), a group consisting of …

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By: Rashid Abubakar If you’re thinking about buying a crossover SUV, the Toyota Harrier and Nissan Murano are two strong contenders. What are their similarities and differences? We break down pricing, features, driveability, and more in this car comparison showdown. The Toyota Harrier The Toyota Harrier is a midsize crossover sport utility vehicle (SUV) that …

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By: Rashid Abubakar The demand for a small, reliable multipurpose van led to an influx on the market over the years, but three standout vehicles can be found in the Nissan Ad Van, Toyota Probox Van, and Toyota Succeed Van. These vehicles have several similarities as well as their fair share of differences. While many …

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By: Rashid Abubakar The motor industry has come a long way since cars were first put on the market. Early cars were equipped with several engine belts made from leather, which often snapped due to the heat of the engine. Eventually, they were replaced with only two rubber belts: the fan belt and the alternator …

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By: Rashid Abubakar A car’s engine continuously heats up while in use, and if it becomes close to a dangerously high temperature there is a risk of a sudden explosion. Therefore, it is necessary to cool it down to a suitable temperature such as between 80 and 100 degrees Celsius, and this is where the …

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By: Rashid Abubakar In the beginning, there was the sedan, and families who outgrew their sedans had few choices between their current car and full-size sport utility vehicles (SUVs), except for station wagons. In 1996, Toyota practically invented the compact SUV segment with the Toyota RAV4, though it was an instant success. However, today, practically …

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By: Rashid Abubakar  Finding a solid used MPV that fits your needs can be tricky in a market flooded with choices, but the Toyota Alphard and Nissan Serena are two excellent contenders. What sets them apart from each other? Let’s dive right in with Toyota Alphard vs. Nissan Serena car comparison showdown. The Toyota Alphard …

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By: Rashid Abubakar For people who love the outdoors and camping, owning the right kind of vehicle is important. With much camping gear to take with you, carrying larger equipment like portable generators or tents requires a larger kind of car. Whether you are planning to set up a tent or sleep in your car, …

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By: Rashid Abubakar While the Toyota Corolla Fielder and Honda Airwave may not look alike, they are close competitors in places such as Africa. Each has its own strength, where the Toyota Corolla Fielder looks suave and sophisticated and more of a compact car than a wagon, while the Honda Airwave looks quite rugged in …

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By: Rashid Abubakar Fuel consumption, the availability of spare parts, and residual value are some of the main concerns for most people that buy used cars. Among all these, however, fuel economy takes the top position as it is a daily recurring expense that car owners have to live with.  Here, we take a look …

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