Do you doubt what you saw before clicking on this article? Or have you been searching for the kind of car you can buy with your low budget? Are you of the opinion that before one can get a nice car, you need to have as much as 4 million to 5 million or even more?
Hear me out, I understand where these questions are coming from and I am sure that you need an answer to your questions. Well, this article is for you as I will be sharing with you 10 awesome cars you can buy in Nigeria with less than 2 million naira.
Before then, you need to know that most of the cars bought in Nigeria are foreign used. Although there are brand new cars which are used by a few people because they are quite expensive for their end users. This could be a result of the economic downturn of the country and the heavy tariff levied on imported goods.
Business owners, employers, and employees would need to get a means of transporting themselves to their place of work without having to struggle for commercial transit.
Hence, you don’t need to stress yourself too much because if you have N2 million or less at hand and you want to buy a foreign used vehicle, here are some of the cars you can go for. These cars range from popular cars like Mercedes to Toyota Camry, Lexus, and Honda.
1) 2005 Toyota Corolla – 1.8 million
The Toyota series is one of the most popular and the best cars in Nigeria. It is quite affordable, very strong, and durable for smooth transportation.
2005 Toyota Corolla is passenger-friendly and has a comfy cabin, big boot, spacious interior, and safety features making it a perfect car for a new family. It has a 2.2-litre four-cylinder engine with horsepower and the side-impact airbags for the front seat which is optional on all models. Its brake works perfectly well and you can get this for 1.8 million.
2) 2006 Hyundai Elantra – 1.5 million
Hyundai Elantra 2006 will wow you as the driving experience is amazing. This car brand is user-friendly and it is very affordable. It satisfies the cravings of every Nigerian with a classy taste. Hence, if you are looking for an affordable classy car, this is a big choice for you. It is worth 1.5 million naira.
This is not a popular car brand but there has been a consistent improvement in its models and designs to suit the taste of its buyers.
3) 2004 Honda Civic – 1.5 million
The Honda Civic 2004 was one of the first sets of newly launched four-wheel automobiles. It is quite portable on the road with less noise and very strong body parts for shock absorption.
It was one of the finest, most refined products from the Honda brand of cars. It is fuel-efficient, durable, and of high quality.
4) 2004 Nissan Altima – 2 million
The Nissan Altima is of a portable size that enhances a smooth ride. It has five seatings for five people which consist of a three-place rear bench and two front seats. It has anti-lock brakes, side-impact airbags for the front seats, and roof-mounted side curtain-type airbags. It exhibits stability on the road and has strong performance with its V-6 engine.
5) 2004 Honda Accord – 1.8 million
I could vividly remember this car was the talk of the town when it was first released. Most people refer to it as the End of Discussion. This car still has a reputation for reliability and it is seamless to drive. Although, the price could vary depending on the neatness and features. But you can boast of spirited acceleration with its V-6 and it’s worth about 1.8 million naira.
6) 2001 Toyota RAV4 – 1.8 million
After a series of Toyota products being produced, the 2001 RAV 4 is an improved and refined series. Its style is chiseled with a cool interior. It is quite fancy enough to be put on the road. It has a 2.0-liter four-cylinder and 148 horsepower.
7) 2003 Toyota Sienna – 1.8 million
The Toyota Sienna 2003 is a cool car big enough to contain a family. It is also good for your transportation business. It is quite spacious and has a very good fuel economy. It is one of the top-rated Nigerian SUVs and can easily navigate on bad roads.
8) Lexus RX300 – 2 million
The Lexus RX300 is a fancy car that comes with a boss-sized interior and a very neat and thick quality cotton design that will surely leave you stunned.
It brings premium comfort to its users and can easily stand up to the Toyota Siennas. The Lexus RX350 is also one of the most popular SUVs in Nigeria and can boast of reliability, durability, and affordability.
9) 2004 Nissan Xterra – 1.7 Million
Nissan Xterra 2004 is a truck-like structured automobile best for poor roads. This vehicle is rugged and has an incredible off-road capability to match and a roomy inside. However, it has quite a sloppy on-road ride and steering. It has a truck-based compact that was rare, making it unique.
10) 2004 Kia Rio – 800,000
The Kia Rio 2004 is a mini powerhouse automobile that is not particularly fast. It has a superb fuel economy and it is fun to drive. However, it is best for about 2 to 3 passengers because it has poor performance with automatic and insufficient backseat space.
You don’t need to bore holes into your pockets or work extra hours before you can get yourself a portable and durable car. You can choose any of the aforementioned or do further researches to get an affordable car.