Peugeot 806 for Sale in Nigeria
Along with other large MPVs from Citroen, Fiat and Lancia, the Peugeot 806 is a large MPV, which was manufactured by the Sevel Nord car factory in France between 1994 up until 2014.
The Peugeot 806 was slightly smaller than the regular American minivans, yet was able to sit a total of seven passengers. Primarily a European car, it was widely available in Germany, France, London and other major cities across the continent. It was not until recently that the Peugeot 806 was being imported into Nigeria. A vehicle which has an impressive cargo and passenger carrying capacity, the Peugeot 806 is utilised by many people in the long distance transport business. In Nigeria, the best place to find a reasonably priced Peugeot 806 would be on the Jumia Car platform.
What to know when buying a Peugeot 806
Performance and Specifications of the Peugeot 806
The Peugeot 806 is available in either petrol or diesel, with engine capacity starting from 1.8 litres up to 2.1 litres. Minimum torque produced is 108 lb-ft with maximum torque being 270 lb-ft. The engines on the Peugeot 806 are able to produce between 98 and 168 horsepower. Engine transmission is either five speed manual or six speed automatic.
How is the design of the Peugeot 806?
With two generations only produced, there was a remarkable facelift for the second generation build. The second generation saw exterior dimensions increased, which included front and rear tracks. The second generation gave the Peugeot 806 a more current and fun look. Frontal and rear fascias saw some improvements also. The interior of the Peugeot 806 has also gotten bigger overtime. With the increase in dimension of the second generation, a bigger interior volume was created. With a centrally mounted dashboard, it has some funky dials and gauges on its central console unit. Although it is a seven seater with not so many fun accessories, what you do get is a radio with CD player, air conditioning, rear and front seat controls, and easy to use controls. A very basic and functional vehicle, it was not designed to be futuristic.
What are the best/stand out features of the Peugeot 806?
Despite its size, it still manages to be quick and efficient. This seems to be one of the features that makes the Peugeot 806 stand out in the minivan market.
Nigerian Used and Tokunbo Peugeot 806 in Nigeria
In Nigeria, all the Peugeot 806s have been imported from European countries. These vehicles are known as Tokunbo. When these Tokunbo Peugeot 806s have been registered and used in Nigeria, selling them off makes their value drop, and gives them the title “Registered “or Nigerian used. These Nigerian used Peugeot 806 come at a cheaper price than the Tokunbo ones, but either of them, provided they are in good road worthy condition, are good to utilise.
The best Peugeot 806 year to buy
Since the Peugeot 806 has been discontinued, there are no recent models to recommend, but we would recommend the second generation, which was produced between 2002 up until 2014. These vehicles have seen years of improvement in all areas, such as safety, accessories etc.
Peugeot 806 Price in Nigeria
Find below an estimated price range for the Peugeot 806 in Nigeria, based on factors such as; year of production, general state of the vehicle, engine capacity, port of entry, odometer reading, etc.
· Foreign Used (Tokunbo) and Nigerian used (Registered) Peugeot 806 for sale in Nigeria
2002 Peugeot 806 – 2014 Peugeot 806: N1,000,000 – N2,500,000
1994 Peugeot 806 – 2002 Peugeot 806: N700,000 – N1,000,000
Overall impression of Peugeot 806
Although the competitors of the Peugeot 806 all belong to the umbrella manufacturing plant that also produces Citroen, they all belong to different vehicle manufacturers. Having similar features, the competitors of the Peugeot 806 have only slight differences in terms of looks and interior design. These alternatives include the Fiat Ulysee, and Citoren Evasion. The Peugeot 806 is an ideal vehicle for people in the transport business or people who tend to have more than five passengers in their vehicle. When looking for your next seven seater minivan, do not hesitate to take a look at the Peugeot 806.