The best cars for your South African road trip

Whether you are looking for an SUV or a slight sports car, you are spoilt for choice. Here, we are going to look at the best cars for an African road trip.

Jeep Grand Cherokee

One of the most awarded SUV’s of its kind, the Jeep Grand Cherokee is definitely a strong contender when looking to set off on a South African road trip. With a multitude of different colours such as Diamond Black and Velvet Red, you have a wide range of choices to help you cruise the open road in style.

Not only is this car good for those long stretches of tarmac, but its four-wheel drive capabilities make this vehicle perfect for a spot of off-roading when needed. With a comfortable interior and comforts such as air conditioning and a heated steering wheel, you can rest assured that you will be comfortable no matter the terrain.

Ford Mustang

If you are looking for a car that offers you ultimate comfort coupled with a stylish look, then the Ford Mustang is for you. Not only will you have the car that is sure to turn heads, but you will be driving a far that even makes the longest drive feel like a gentle stroll. Feel the power of the Mustang’s engine and enjoy the open road with every mile that passes. Whether you opt for the 2.3 Ecoboost model or the 5 litre V8, you will get the perfect combination of power and perfection.


One of the most practical on this list is the BMW M4. This vehicle is known around the world for its reliability as well as its ability to combat any terrain with relative ease. With a large boot space, suspension and headlights that quickly adapt to the lighting you are in, this is perfect for those long roads from major cities. Also, with its comfortable seats and room for back seats, you have the option to accommodate more people because the more the merrier when travelling cross country.

Jaguar F-Pace

Another car that is perfect for the travelling cross country is the Jaguar F-Pace. This 4X4 design has the comfort of the conventional Jaguar with the power of an SUV making it the perfect combination for your road trip no matter the terrain. Not only is this car practical, but it also has a large amount of space, meaning that whether you are travelling alone or with your family, you will have enough space to accommodate all the luggage you may want to take.

With all this in mind, we understand that finding the right road trip car for you can be challenging. However, with a wide range of options, it doesn’t have to be. The choice is completely up to you when it comes to choosing the ultimate car to enjoy the long stretches of the open road in.

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