Acura Legend for Sale in Nigeria
Honda is responsible for manufacturing the luxury car called the Acura Legend. Production began in 1986, and the Acura Legend was available to users for nine years, before it was discontinued. Available in two body styles, the Acura Legend was definitely a vehicle which put the future into consideration, as its design and accessories are still quite relevant in this present day. As the name Legend is befitting for this vehicle, it is definitely still a vehicle which is regarded with poise, elegance and performance. Available in automobile markets all around the world, the Acura Legend is a top choice vehicle for many people. In Nigeria, most of the Acura Legend vehicles found are mainly those purchased by high society class individuals from the 1980s and 1990s. there are also quite a number of Acura Legend vehicles which are imported from foreign countries and sold locally here. To find yourself an Acura Legend, the easiest and most convenient method would be to go through Nigeria’s number one online premium vehicle marketplace, Carmudi where there are listings of some of the most reasonably priced Acura Legends in the Nigerian vehicle sector.
What to know when Buying Acura Legend
Performance and Specifications of Acura Legend
Find below the specifications of the Acura Legend vehicles available in the Nigerian automobile market.
- Available engine across both generations is a standard V6 engine capacities of 2.5 liter, 2.7 liter and a 3.2 litre.
- The Acura Legend is fitted with the following transmissions; a 4 – speed automatic, a 5 – speed manual, a 5 – speed automatic and a 6 – speed manual.
- The Acura Legend is usually fitted with a four speed, five speed or six speed automatic gearbox
- With regards to performance, the Acura Legend will go from 0 – 60mph in under 8 seconds, and has a top speed of 135mph.
- Fuel efficiency of the Acura Legend comes to an average of 19mpg in the city and 24 mpg on the highway.
How is the design of Acura Legend
As noted earlier, the Acura Legend is designed in such a way that still looks modern despite the fact that it has not been in production for nearly 20 (Twenty) years. The first generation of the Acura Legend is available in two body types (Coupe and Sedan) but asides from the sportier shape of the coupe; they were pretty much the same car. The second generation went further to include larger rims, new grille, bumper and other cosmetic changes which made the Acura Legend a lot meaner. With regards to the interior, there were not many changes made to the design, though a few modifications were made with the dashboard arrangements. Accessories which would be found in the Acura Legend include; dual front airbags, antilock brakes, alloy wheels, full power accessories, a power driver seat with memory, a sunroof and steering-wheel audio controls. Traction control, keyless entry, and heated seats.
What are the best features of Acura Legend?
The Acura Legend already stands out as a classic and definitely lives to its name. Asides from the stand out design, the Acura Legend is fitted with some of the best accessories available on any vehicle which was manufactured in that era, and are still relevant as of today. These would include; dual front driver & passenger airbags, speed-sensitive steering, hands-free telephone, automatic climate control, heated leather seats, heated mirrors, four-wheel ABS disc brakes and seat belt pretensioners
Nigerian Used and Tokunbo Acura Legend in Nigeria
There have been a number of vehicles manufactured after the Acura Legend, but it is quite amazing how the vehicle still finds a way to be relevant in the Nigerian automobile market. The Nigerian used Acura Legend cars come at an attractive price, but buyers have to be sure that the vehicle is void of dual front driver & passenger airbags (standard on 1991 Legend LS, 1992 L and LS trims), speed-sensitive steering, hands-free telephone, automatic climate control, heated leather seats, heated mirrors, four-wheel ABS disc brakes, seat belt pretensioners any major flaws. The foreign used Acura Legend vehicles are also very impressive vehicles to purchase and a good number of them are available in the highest trim available. Nevertheless, it is important to have a trusted automobile mechanic to confirm that the vehicle is in top shape before purchase is made.
What is the Best Acura Legend year to Buy
Two generations of the Acura were manufactured, and they are really impressive vehicles. To say that one year of the Acura Legend is better than the other one would make it seem like not all the Acura Legend vehicles are not good cars. But, it is known that when it comes to vehicles, there are annual improvements made which make higher years better than the previous years. With this in mind we would recommend the 1995 Acura Legend as the best Acura Legend year to buy.
Acura Legend Price in Nigeria
Find below an estimated price range of the Acura Legend in the Nigerian automobile market, based on factors such as landing cost, road useable state of the vehicle, engine capacity, year of manufacture and general condition of the vehicle.
- Foreign Used (Tokunbo) Acura Legend start at N450,000 and could cost as much as N1,200,000, depending on the year of manufacture, state of the vehicle and mileage reading.
- Nigerian used (Registered) Acura Legend start at N300,000 and would usually not cost more than N900,000, depending on the year of manufacture, state of the vehicle an odometer readings.
Conclusion on the Acura Legend
Competition of the Acura Legend would include vehicles such as the Lexus GS, BMW 5 Series and the Mercedes Benz E Class manufactured between 1986 up until 1995. Though these competitors are top class vehicles and are still quite relevant in this present year, the Acura Legend just adds an extra spice to the idea of automobile engineering and design that makes it very desirable. If you are in the market for a vehicle like the Acura Legend, take a test drive in one to experience what it has to offer.