Acura RL for Sale in Nigeria
The Acura RL was manufactured by Acura division of Japanese automobile manufacturers, Honda Co. Production was between 1996 up until 2012, when the Acura RL was replaced by the Acura RLX. The RL in the Acura RL name stands for "Refined Luxury", and it is indeed a luxury sedan. The Acura RL is a favourite for people who desire more luxurious version of the Honda Legend, and for the period it was produced, it made its waves in the international market, especially in Nigeria. The second generation Acura RL is one of style, class and performance. Looking very different from many of the vehicles found on Nigerian motorways, it is available in different maintenance conditions, mileage readings and body conditions. We at Nigeria’s leading online car site, Jumia Car are here to help you make your search for a reasonably priced Acura RL easy and convenient.
What to know when Buying Acura RL
Performance and Specifications of Acura RL
With an average of 19 mpg (miles per gallon) for its fuel efficiency rating, the Acura has a top speed of 131 mph and would go from 0mph to 60mph in 6.5 seconds. Now, that’s one really quick car. Its sole 3.5 litre V6 engine was able to produce 225 horsepower and 231 lb.ft of torque in the first generation, and it was improved to 300 horsepower, with the same amount of Torque.
How is the design of Acura RL
Like the name suggests, the Acura RL is a car of substance and luxury. On the interior, you are sure to have leather upholstery and real wood trim for its dashboard and cockpit section. Accessories the five seater features are; a premium 10-speaker surround-sound stereo with six-CD/DVD audio changer, satellite radio and standard iPod connectivity, which was top of the line in its day. Optional technological packages included were a voice activated navigation system. On the exterior of the Acura RL, it was pretty basic, until the release of the 2009 model with the very controversial facelift, and got it the name “bagel slicer”. This was due to the design of its new grille, which was looking like a knife pointing out from its innards.
What are the standout features of the Acura RL?
Designed to be a comfortable and luxurious four seater sedan, the Acura RL had to be fitted with various safety and security features to ensure that its ride quality was at par with passenger protection. A car that improves on safety the rougher or rigorous the ride, the Acura RL is fitted with a SH-AWD system which maintains traction with a high amount of tenacity. On the 2006 Acura RL, technological updates such as adaptive cruise control, run-flat tyres and a collision preventing radar-based activated braking system were fitted to further improve driver and passenger safety.
Nigerian Used and Tokunbo Acura RL in Nigeria
Both generations of the Acura RL are very popular in Nigeria. With the long standing relationship Nigerians have with Honda, it is no surprise that the Acura brands are popular in the country. With regards to foreign used (Tokunbo) and Nigerian used Acura RL, there are various types in both generations available locally in Nigeria, and Jumia Car helps you make the search very easy.
The Best Acura RL year to Buy
No longer in production, the best Acura RL to purchase in the Nigerian automobile industry depends on what the vehicle is being used for. The second generation model, the 2006 Acura RL would be the best one to purchase if you are looking for a vehicle which stands out from the crowd and provides the luxury the more expensive vehicle models provide. On the other hand, if you are looking for a very strong car to make long distance running which is also very agile and strong, the 2008 Acura RL and 2009 Acura RL year model should be checked out.
Acura RL Price in Nigeria
No longer in production, we cannot give you the price of a brand new Acura RL. However, below are a price range of foreign used (Tokunbo) and Nigerian used (Registered) Acura RL for sale locally in Nigeria. Note that the prices depend on factors such as the mileage reading of the vehicle, year of manufacture and general state of the vehicle.
Foreign Used (Tokunbo) Acura RL for sale in Nigeria fall within the price range depending the year of manufacture;
- 2005 Acura RL – 2012 Acura RL: N2,000,000 – N3,000,000
- 1996 Acura RL – 2004 Acura RL: N1,200,000 – N1,800,000
Nigerian Used (Registered) Acura RL for sale in Nigeria are categorized under price range according to year built and mileage used;
- 2005 Acura RL – 2012 Acura RL: N3,000,000 – N2,500,000
- 1996 Acura RL – 2004 Acura RL: N600,000 – N1,100,000
General conclusion of Acura RL
In conclusion, the Acura RL is a very convenient alternative for someone who wants to enjoy luxury features that cars such as the BMW 5 Series and Audi A6. These other luxury sedans are more expensive than the Acura RL, and will definitely outclass it, but the Acura RL has proven that it can match them in class, luxury and style. Looking for a pre-owned luxury sedan?