Mazda CX-7 for Sale in Nigeria
The Mazda CX-7 is a compact crossover vehicle manufactured by the Japanese automakers Mazda Motor Corporation. The Mazda CX-7 is the road legal version of the Mazda MX-Crossport concept car. Only one generation produced between 2006 – 2012, it was discontinued and replaced with the Mazda CX-5, which is a more advanced version of the Mazda CX-7 (these automakers know how to get money out of our pockets). Although the Mazda CX-7 is a crossover vehicle, and one would think it had off-road abilities, don’t be surprised when you take a drive in it and realise it doesn’t. What the Mazda CX-7 is a large and spacious crossover vehicle which also has sporty-on-road abilities. In Nigeria, the Mazda CX-7 is used by a wide range of people who have identified what they want in a crossover, and have made it their preferred choice. Looking to purchase a used Mazda CX-7 for sale in Nigeria, Jumia Car showcases a wide range of pre-owned vehicles and the Mazda CX-7 is one of them.
What to know when Buying Mazda CX-7
Performance and Specifications of Mazda CX-7
Under the hood of the Mazda CX-7 is a 2.3 litre V6, and also available in a 2.5 litre diesel engine. With its six-speed automatic gear transmission, it produces up to 244 horsepower of energy and a torque of 258 lb.ft. Fuel efficiency is not amazing as the Mazda CX-7 gives you an average of 14.4 miles per gallon (mpg).
How is the design of Mazda CX-7
Having an aggressive interior and exterior, there were a few modifications on the looks between its launch in 2006 and 2012. The interior of the Mazda CX-7 has a sporty look, yet a bellicose façade. The dashboard with its hooded gauges makes one feel like he is driving a sports coupe with state of the art equipment present. For ease and convenience, its steering wheel is fitted with functional controls from volume control to its Bluetooth connected hands free controls. Its interior design is also very spacious, although it has been proven that its three passenger back seat cannot comfortably fit three full grown adults. On the exterior however, the Mazda CX-7 on the exterior has large wheels with bulging fenders and wheel wells. Also, its body design is tall and wide, which is not exactly a replica of its interior passenger space, although has good cargo space. Also, its rear lights are stylish having sports accent in design.
What are the standout features of the Mazda CX-7?
For us at Jumia Car, what we think makes the Mazda CX-7 stand out amongst the other cars in its class is the fact that it gives the feeling of a proper crossover SUV, while riding like a sports sedan or coupe. It does not perform properly on off road terrains, and it is designed to give the impression that it can. However, this is a vehicle which can accommodate a lot of cargo and get you to your destination in good time.
Nigerian Used and Tokunbo Mazda CX-7 in Nigeria
In Nigeria, there is the availability of a host of Nigerian used and Tokunbo Mazda CX-7s available in the country. Many were bought brand new and a good number shipped into the country and used, while some other ones have been used and are still in proper condition to be sold at very good prices.
The Best Mazda CX-7 year to Buy
With only one generation produced between 2007 Mazda CX-7 – 2010 Mazda CX-7, the best Mazda CX-7 year to buy would be the 2012 Mazda CX-7 year model. It is stylish, sleek and fitted with the most updated safety, entertainment and information technologies.
Mazda CX-7 Price in Nigeria
The Mazda CX-7 is no longer in production, but the Tokunbo and Registered versions are very available and on Jumia Car, you can find listings of some of the most reasonably priced Mazda CX-7 available locally. Find below an estimated price range.
Foreign Used (Tokunbo) Mazda CX-7 for sale may cost depending on the odometer readings and general state of the vehicles;
- 2009 Mazda CX-7 – 2012 Mazda CX-7 : N2,200,000 – N3,500,000
Nigerian Used (Registered) Mazda CX-7 for sale depends on the date of manufacture, distance covered and all round state of the vehicle and engine capacity;
- 2008 Mazda CX-7 – 2011 Mazda CX-7: N1,500,000 – N2,500,000
Overall impression of Mazda CX-7
In its class, the Mazda CX-7 might not be considered as the best consideration for a crossover vehicle. Its sales were not exactly extraordinary because of its indecisive category change between being a compact crossover or a mid-size crossover. Despite its not so impressive reviews, the Mazda CX-7 is still a very efficient car. It has other features which its competitors; the Mitsubishi Outlander, the Acura RDX and the Toyota Rav4 do not have. In some cases, it could just be the interior design of the vehicle that makes it stand out, or some details on the flood lights, but the people who have used the Mazda CX-7 have said they enjoyed it, and are willing to sell them off to other users to also experience what they experienced.