Zimoco lands haval in Zim

ZIMOCO, the country’s sole premier Mercedes Benz dealer has brought to Zimbabwe a new range of Sport Utility Vehicle (SUV) called the Haval H range.

Made by Chinese car maker Great Wall Motors (GWM), the vehicle is affordable yet efficient and reliable with its impressive bells and whistles that will compete with any luxury SUV. Pricing is one of the most attractive features on this new brand of SUVs which is on show at Zimoco’s pristine showroom at the Borrowdale Village Walk. 

The diverse Haval H range includes the entry level compact SUV, the H1, which comes with a five speed manual transmission, a powerful 1.5Litre petrol engine, cruise and climate control, bluetooth connectivity standard issue with all Haval SUV, USB  and auxiliary and a 45-litre gallon tank. Price: $20 700 USD.

There is also the fuel-efficient Small Family SUV range, the Haval H2 which is ideal for a small family.  It has a 1.5litre engine with six speed automatic transmission with a manual transmission option as well as: Push to start button, reverse camera and parking distance control, leather seats, sunroof cruise control and bluetooth hands-free call system among a large list of available features. Price: $33 000USD.

Zimoco also has in stock the Haval H6C, a sporty midsize SUV to compete with the Range Rover Evoque.  It has a 2.0-litre, powerful turbocharged direct injection petrol engine, panoramic sunroof, Macpherson strut suspension combined with a double wishbone independent suspension, sports steering as well as six-speed dual clutch automatic transmission. 

It also has Paddle shift controls, 8-inch colour LCD touch display with multimedia, all round airbags for added safety, Hill ascent and descent control, keyless entry with push to start system. Price: $40 000USD (all inclusive).

The flagship of the range is the full-size SUV the Haval H9 that boasts of a herculean 2.0 litre bi turbocharging direct injection petrol engine.  It has a fuel consumption of 10.9 litres per 100km, which gives close to 750km on a full tank.  Among other features, it has a German engineered ZF eight speed permanent 4WD transmission with paddle shift; six drive modes are available Auto Mode, which optimises distribution of torque to all wheels for easy driving on tar and dirt roads.

It also has a sport mode, mud mode, sand mode and snow (wet) mode. With these stirring features, this SUV will go toe-to-toe with similar versions from Japan on durability, Europe on luxury and America on aesthetics. The H9 comes with the standard third row seating of a full-size SUV with electronic seat adjustment, front multifunctional electric memory seats with massage. 
Additionally, it has an off-road integrated monitor, eight inch colour LCD touch screen with intelligent multifunctional navigation system, panoramic roof which comes with all Haval’s suvs, impeccable safety features of Cross traffic Alert and Lane change assist systems. 
Price: $68 000USD.

Reviews from drivers have shown that this new kid on the block of SUVs is holding its own against its seasoned rivals both on durability and luxury even though it is being sold at a discounted fraction of their price.

The Haval range, which will be a sure hit on the streets, will be boosted by the availability of service at Zimoco, which is the official Zimbabwean dealer. 

The purchase price includes a free first service, full genuine parts and service backup with a generous five years or 100 000km warranty.

Comments (4)

Kumele kube le showroom yezi range rover lema land rover lapho ukuyakhwa kona eyama tarakita amasha , J.Deere etc , emaplazini ase Matopo....ma umgwaqo usulungile , usule tara etc. Lezo moto ezesi shayina ziyathembeka hini ?....ama Haval H range , kangikolwa...ngizake ngi test drayive emakhayeni esikhiwa , countrydrive ngizizweye.

Rural Drive - 20 March 2019

Kumele kube le showroom yezi range rover lama land rover amasha lapho ukuyakhiwa khona eyama tarakita amasha , j.deere etc , emaplazini ase Matopo ma umgwaqo usulungile , usufakwe I tara etc. Lezo moto ezama shayina ziyathembeka yini ?....ama Haval H Range , kangikholwa. Ngizake ngi test driyive emakhayeni esikhiwa lapho okungela mbuzi kumbe inyamazana ezinga shayelela , ngizizwele.

Rural Drive - 20 March 2019

I jaguar F pace iyavuma ipandla , uyazuza I value emalini yakho kule Range Rover. Yi option enhle ma isikhwama sisicane.

Matopos Shooting Club - 20 March 2019

I karra leyo kai ryte , I performance yakhona imbi. Ku worse ma ungumuntu owamapandla. O Nissan Qashqai baze baba ngcono , Lexus RX , Audi Q7 , Volvo XC90...ma ungumuntu ohamba le horse trailer ufake ibhiza , lezo engiziqambileyo kucina , lama Range/Land rover yizo ezishesha kahle..

Matopos Horse Show - 21 March 2019

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