Ford Flex for Sale in Nigeria
Introduced in 2009, the Ford Flex is a full-size crossover utility vehicle manufactured by American automobile manufacturers Ford Motor Company. Speculations are that the Ford Flex is the replacement of the Ford Freestyle and Ford Freestar, although it is either a minivan or an SUV. Presently, the Ford Flex is only marketed in the United States, Canada and the Middle East, but it is also sold by accredited dealers and private dealers in the Nigerian automobile market. If you are looking to purchase a reasonably priced Ford Flex locally in Nigeria, the safest and most convenient medium to use would be the Jumia Car platform, which ensures you choose from a wide listing of the Ford Flex.
What to know when Buying Ford Flex
Performance and Specifications of Ford Flex
Present in the Ford Flex is a 3.5 litre V6 engine which delivers 287 horsepower and 254 lb-ft of torque, which ensures it has a top speed of 122 mph and going from 0 – 100km/h in 5.7 seconds. The Ford Flex has a fuel efficiency of 17/23 mpg on city and highway roads, which is quite impressive, judging from its size and engine capacity. A limited trim is fitted with a turbocharged 3.5-liter EcoBoost V6 that gives off a generous 365 horsepower and 350 lb-ft to its all-wheel drive format. The other trims are available in both front wheel drive and all-wheel drive, and power is transmitted from their six speed automatic gearbox.
How is the design of Ford Flex
With one generation in production, the Ford Flex has not had any exterior changes. A seven passenger wagon, it has a boxy body design which helps in maximising interior space and style. The design of the Ford Flex makes it a very stylish alternative to a minivan, and a very good replacement to the family SUV. The generous cabin seats a total of seven, but when the second-row captain's chairs is slid and reclined for passenger comfort, it decreases seating capacity to six. Accessories present in the cabin across trim levels include rear parking sensors, the Sync voice command system and a six-speaker or 12 speaker CD stereo, heated front seats, dual-zone automatic climate control, a MyFord Touch electronics interface and an enhanced Sync system. On the limited trim, you would enjoy in addition to the former accessories, keyless ignition/entry, a blind-spot warning system, a rearview camera, a navigation system and an upgraded sound system with HD radio.
What are the best features of the Ford Flex?
Some vehicles stand out because of their looks or drive train, but the Ford Flex already has those, and couples it with an amazing interior passenger and cargo space. The Ford Flex has the capacity to carry a total of seven passengers, and with 20 cubic feet of cargo space available when all row of seats are put up, it goes further to provide 43.2 cubic feet when third row is folded, and an amazing 83.2 cubic feet when third and second row of seats are folded. Looking for more space, the frontal passenger seats also fold flat to provide additional space for cargo. The Ford Flex also provides generous leg and headroom for passengers.
Nigerian Used and Tokunbo Ford Flex in Nigeria
Looking for a foreign used Ford Flex? A number of them come into the Nigerian automobile market from different ports of entry and at various price tags. Most of the Ford Flex available in Nigeria are all purchased from the USA and Canada, because they are almost as good as buying a brand new one. These vehicles do not come at cheap and cheerful prices, and that is why another affordable option are the Nigerian used ones, otherwise known as “registered”. Depending on the previous user of the vehicle, they are also available in impressive working condition and amazing body states.
The Best Ford Flex year to Buy
The 2015 Ford flex is a very fantastic year model to buy. Fitted with the most advanced technological, safety and entertainment features, it is the best one yet. With one generation of production, we could also say that every year of production like the 2010 Ford Flex and 2009 Ford Flex so far is quite impressive and will serve the users very well.
Ford Flex Price in Nigeria
In Nigeria, one could go ahead and purchase a brand new Ford Flex for the price of N8,000,000 and could also go ahead and purchase the ones which are Tokunbo or Nigerian used. Based on varied factors, please find below an estimated price range of the Ford Flex in the Nigerian automobile market.
Foreign Used (Tokunbo) Ford Flex for sale may have the following prices depending on the mileage, year model and vehicle state;
- 2008 Ford Flex – 2013 Ford Flex: N5,000,000 – N7,000,000
Nigerian Used (Registered) Ford Flex for sale has a price range depending on the date of manufacture, distance covered and all round state of the vehicle;
- 2009 Ford Flex – 2014 Ford Flex: N4,000,000 – N6,000,000
Overall impression of Ford Flex
In direct competition with the Chevrolet Suburban and Toyota Highlander, the ford Flex has shown that it is here to stay for a while. With no cancellations announced by the Ford Motor Group, it is good to know that we will still be able to enjoy the practicality and functionality of the flex. With its EcoBoost engine, it shows that it is eco-friendly, yet providing more power. Also, its cargo and passenger space is quite impressive, and this is why it is loved by many. If you are in the market for a full sized crossover, do we advise you to also give the Ford Flex a try.