Mitsubishi L200 for Sale in Nigeria
Manufactured by Japanese automobile manufacturers Mitsubishi Motors, the Mitsubishi L200 is a compact pickup truck which has been in production since 1978. Having overseen five generations of production, it faces strong competition from its very popular rival, the Toyota Hilux. Also known as the Mitsubishi Triton, the name Mitsubishi L200 is the common name in most markets it’s sold in. First three generations sold a record number of 2.8 million units round the world, including the African continent. In Nigeria, there are a good number of Mitsubishi L200 pick-up trucks available, brand new, foreign used (Tokunbo) and Nigerian used. On Jumia Car, we have listings available from accredited used vehicle dealers and private sellers for the Mitsubishi L200 available locally at reasonable prices.
What to know when Buying Mitsubishi L200
Performance and Specifications of Mitsubishi L200
The Mitsubishi L200 is powered by two engine types, either diesel or petrol. Both are 2.5 litres, and produce 138 horsepower and 165 horsepower respectfully. The engine capacity could go all the way up to 3.0 litres, and transmission is either four speed manual or five speed automatic. In terms of speed, the Mitsubishi L200 has come a long way, from having a top speed of 126 km/h in its second generation to a top speed of 167 km/h in its fifth generation, and has the ability to go from 0kmh/100km/h in 15.2 seconds. Fuel efficiency of the Mitsubishi L200 is an average of 32 miles per gallon (MPG), which is quite impressive with regards to the amount of cargo it can carry, which is 1145 kg. The Mitsubishi L200 has a total towing capacity of 2700 kg.
How is the design of Mitsubishi L200
Exterior design has changed over the years, with the current generation of the Mitsubishi L200 having the most modern design. What make the design of the fourth and fifth generation Mitsubishi L200 is that despite the fact that it is a pickup truck, its design is pretty much stylish. Mitsubishi L200 interior is pretty much basic, because this vehicle is not one to boast of top of the line entertainment systems, and infotainment features. Upholstery is cloth material, cabin has the capacity to seat either two passengers or five, depending on the rear cargo space. Stereo facility is provided, and standard factory air conditioning, power steering and adjustable seats also present.
What are the standout features of the Mitsubishi L200?
What Mitsubishi L200 users would enjoy and identify as the best stand out feature of the vehicle would be its cargo carrying capacity and its safety features. With the Mitsubishi L200, it carries more than a tonne of cargo. The length of the single cab cargo bed offers about 2245 of interior length and a width of 1470 mm, while the double cab has the capacity of 1500mm and 1470 m in length and width respectfully. Regarding safety and security, an ABS does not come as a standard feature, but the Mitsubishi L200 makes up for it with both driver and passenger airbags and central locking and engine immobiliser
Nigerian Used and Tokunbo Mitsubishi L200 in Nigeria
In Nigeria, the Mitsubishi L200 is available as brand new, locally used or Tokunbo (foreign used). An impressive vehicle, someone who is not interested in purchasing a brand new vehicle, but wants a strong and efficient pick-up truck should definitely go for a used Mitsubishi L200 for sale in Nigeria.
The Best Mitsubishi L200 year to Buy
Currently in its fifth generation, the 2015 Mitsubishi L200 is the year we would advise our buyers to purchase. One little detail though, the vehicle has not been widely tested, hence no proper reviews are present. However, the fourth generation has been available since 2005, and has proven to be a very efficient model in the Mitsubishi L200 production line.
Mitsubishi L200 Price in Nigeria
According to our customers, the price for a brand new Mitsubishi L200 should be around N5,000,000. For a pick-up with such ratings, that is a very good price. Still, it is not necessary one buys a brand new Mitsubishi L200, as the car is very strong, and some people have upgraded their old models. Find below an estimated price range of used Mitsubishi L200 available locally.
Foreign Used (Tokunbo) Mitsubishi L200 for sale prices in Nigeria are normally in the price range as follows;
- 2015 Mitsubishi L200 – Date Mitsubishi L200: N5,000,000 – N7,000,000
- 2005 Mitsubishi L200 – 2015 Mitsubishi L200: N2,500,000 – N4,000,000
Nigerian used (Registered) Mitsubishi L200 for sale depends on the date of manufacture as well as registration and mileage.
- 2005 Mitsubishi L200 – 2015 Mitsubishi L200: N1,400,000 – N3,0000,000
- 1996 Mitsubishi L200 – 2004 Mitsubishi L200: N800,000 – N1,200,000
Final remarks on the Mitsubishi L200
The Mitsubishi L200 is not designed to be a fancy vehicle, it was designed to hard work life, and its interior same. The interior is designed to last for a very long time, avoiding wear and tear. Competition of the Mitsubishi L200 is the Toyota Hilux and the Nissan Nirvana, which are also brilliant pick-up trucks in their categories, and provide similar functions. Jumia Car would advise our readers to take a look at the Mitsubishi L200 if looking into purchasing a reasonably priced pickup truck.