Well Priced Volkswagen Bora for Sale in Nigeria
Produced by German automobile manufacturers Volkswagen, the Volkswagen Bora is a four door mid-size saloon which has been in production since 1999, and saw six years of production until it was discontinued and replaced by the fifth generation Volkswagen Jetta in 2005. Sharing similar attributes with the Volkswagen Golf, the Volkswagen Bora has shown that a vehicle could be at its all-round best and still maintain the features of a family car. With an appealing interior, performance and fuel economy high ratings, the Volkswagen Bora is utilised by a wide variety of individuals all around the world, with Nigeria not being left out of this. For people who are currently in the market for a mid-size saloon car which seats up to five passengers, searching for a Volkswagen Bora has never been easier as Nigeria’s best automobile platform Jumia Car offers listings of reasonably priced Volkswagen Boras available in the Nigerian automobile market.
What to know when Buying Volkswagen Bora
Performance and Specifications of Volkswagen Bora
Available in both petrol and diesel engines, there are quite a number of engine types the Volkswagen Bora comes with. Bottom of the list would be the 1.4 litre four cylinder with 75 horsepower, 1.6 litre, 1.8 litre 2.0 litre 2.3 litre V5 engine with 170 horsepower, a 2.8 V6 engine with 204 hp which are all petrol, and a 1.9 SDI engine with 68 horsepower and 1.9 TDI delivering up to 150 horsepower and are diesel engines. Expected fuel efficiency of the Volkswagen Bora comes to an average of 38.5 mpg (Miles per gallon).
How is the design of Volkswagen Bora
Only one generation of production there were no major changes done to the Volkswagen Bora. Production of the Volkswagen Bora stopped in 2006, but the Volkswagen Bora still has the exterior styling of a vehicle which was manufactured in 2010. A stylish vehicle, it has the right amount of curves which helps it go through roads quickly, and balance on the roads accurately. The interior styling is not left out, and drivers and passengers of the Volkswagen Bora would enjoy facilities and accessories such as heated electric mirrors, height/lumbar adjustment for both driver and passenger, Velour upholstery, a trip computer, height adjustable steering wheel, an advanced audio stereo system, and a self-dripping rear view mirror, amongst other accessories.
What are the stand out features of the Volkswagen Bora?
The Volkswagen Bora was known to have a number of issues which made it not really a fantastic car amongst users, but one thing they all vouched for the Volkswagen Bora was its safety ratings. Volkswagen is known to make some of the safest vehicles, and the Volkswagen Bora is not left out also. Fitted with disc brakes all around the vehicle, the Volkswagen Bora also has ABS anti-skid protection and a generous amount of airbags all around the vehicle.
Nigerian Used and Tokunbo Volkswagen Bora in Nigeria
Not marketed by any of the major Volkswagen dealerships in Nigeria, the Volkswagen Bora is imported into the country as foreign used or Tokunbo versions. These foreign used Volkswagen Bora comes in a very good road useable state and a fair amount of money to purchase it. When the Tokunbo Volkswagen Bora has been used in Nigeria and is being sold off, it becomes a “Registered” Volkswagen Bora and is sold at a cheaper price than the foreign used Volkswagen Bora. Road useable condition of the Volkswagen Bora is dependent on how efficient the previous user utilised the vehicle, and buyers could be lucky enough to purchase one which is in almost a good a state as a foreign used one.
The Best Volkswagen Bora year to Buy
Asides from the ones which were recalled, any Volkswagen Bora which was manufactured between 1999 – 2005 is going to be a very good Volkswagen Bora to purchase, as that was the only period it was in production. It is advisable to go for the 2005 Volkswagen Bora also, as it was the last generation of production, and some improvements would have been made but the 2002 Volkswagen Bora and 2001 Volkswagen Bora year models are often seen and used by most Nigerians.
Volkswagen Bora Price in Nigeria
Depending on factors such as the year make of vehicle, general condition and whether vehicle is registered or unregistered the price range of previously owned Volkswagen Bora is determined in Nigerian automobile market;
Foreign Used (Tokunbo) and Nigerian used Volkswagen Bora for sale
- 1999 Volkswagen Bora – 2005 Volkswagen Bora: N650,000 – N1,500,000
Overall impression of Volkswagen Bora
Despite some of its flaws, the Volkswagen Bora still stands out as one of the most practical, comfortable and efficient vehicles in its class. In competition with other brands such as; the Audi A4 or the BMW 3 Series, the Volkswagen Bora has proven that it is a car which is worth the competition. Buyers of the Volkswagen Bora will enjoy the facilities it provides, and in the event that it is still good enough to hand down after they are done using, it would be a good car for your kid who just got into the university.