Nissan Cars for Sale in Nigeria
Innovation that Excites
Nissan is among the top three automobile brands in Japan. It was initially established as Kwaishinsha Motor Car Works in 1914 and later got its current name, Nissan Motor Company, in 1934. It is overseen by the same CEO as that of Renault, as Renault owns 43.4% shares in Nissan. In addition, Nissan is regarded as the sixth largest automaker in the world after Toyota, GM, VW, Hyundai and Ford. This could be realized from the fact that Nissan has sold over 5.1 million vehicles across the globe. It has stretched its existence to numerous regions across the world. Being specific, there is a large demand of new and used Nissan cars for sale in Nigeria.
Technologies and Innovation from Nissan
Right from its inception, Nissan Motor Company has been pioneering new automotive technologies to make its vehicles more efficient and driver-friendly. Besides, the company has revealed loads of futuristic technologies to make the everyday commute even more convenient.
The salient car technologies used by Nissan vehicles include blind spot warning, zero-gravity inspired car seat, new chassis control, e-powertrains and hybrid systems, CVT oil warmer, eco mode, active trace control, active ride control, intelligent key system, moving object detection, smart rev control, around view monitor, Xtronic CVT, electric driven intelligent brake, alternator regenerative control technology, neutral idle control, electro-hydraulic power steering system, clean diesel technology, variable valve event and lift system, ultra low precision metal catalyst and pedestrian protection effort.
The future technologies developed by the automaker include mirror bore coating, in-wheel monitor, autonomous drive system, autonomous emergency steering system, mode control design technology, hydraulic body motion control, premium-feel interior concept, and vehicle to home electricity supply system.
In addition to the above, the Japanese automaker is also working on several concepts like all-around driving support system that increases the intellect of a car through advanced radars, sensors and cameras. Moreover, Nissan has become the leader of zero-emission vehicles by introducing the Nissan LEAF EV.
Popular Nissan Models in Nigeria
There are many new cars and used or tokunbo cars of Nissan that are easily obtainable in Nigeria. Some of these models along with their average price range are listed below.
Nissan Pathfinder – This is one of the most favorite midsize crossover SUVs available in Nigeria. Launched in 1985, it has continuously evolved through four generations. If you intend to buy a used Pathfinder, it may cost as low as ₦700K to as high as ₦9 million.
Nissan Xterra – This SUV was first introduced by Nissan Motors in 1999. The vehicle utilizes the Nissan F-Alpha Platform and has been named after the Xterra off-road triathlon. Based on generation, model year, features and overall condition, this car is rated between ₦1 million and ₦3.5 million.
Nissan Primera – The vehicle was produced between 1990 and 2008, and later was replaced by the Nissan Altima and Bluebird Sylphy. The Nissan Primera was primarily produced for the Japanese, European and North American markets, and was never offered to the African market but you can find used or tokunbo version for as low as ₦550K to as high as ₦1.8 million.
Among the above models are also other famous Nissan models in Nigeria that we find each day on our streets such as the sedan models Altima, Almera, Maxima and Sentra with SUV and pickup models like Murano, Quest and Frontier.
Availability of Nissan Cars in Nigeria
Stallion NMN Ltd is the sole authorized distributor here, currently offering different Nissan models including passenger and commercial vehicle categories. Besides, there are various other models that are not officially distributed, but are easily available in the grey markets.
NISMO (Nisan Motorsport) is the Nissan’s in-house tuning shop responsible for developing motorsport technologies and tune Nissan vehicles for professional racing. NISMO cars have participated in many high-profile racing events like JSPC, 24 Hours of Daytona, 24 Hours of Le Mans, FIA World Endurance Championship and Formula Nippon.