Chevrolet Camaro for Sale in Nigeria
American automobile manufacturers, Chevrolet are responsible for the manufacture and distribution of the muscle car called the Chevrolet Camaro. Chevrolet produced the first units of the Chevrolet Camaro in 1966, and for almost 50 years, and six generations, the Chevrolet Camaro is still plying city and highway routes in major cities all over the world. In Nigeria, the Chevrolet Camaro is also making a statement with a good number of units finding their ways into the Nigerian automobile market. Chevrolet vehicles are officially marketed by the CFAO Motors Group, but they do not make available the Chevrolet Camaro in Nigeria. An alternative would be the independent vehicle importers who make available brand new, foreign used and Nigerian used Chevrolet Camaro vehicles to those who need them the most. To find a Chevrolet Camaro in Nigerian a couple of years back would have been a hassle, but Nigeria’s number one online premium vehicle marketplace, Carmudi offers listings of very affordable and road worthy Chevrolet Camaro vehicles in the Nigerian automobile market.
What to know when Buying Chevrolet Camaro
Performance and Specifications of Chevrolet Camaro
The Chevrolet Camaro is one vehicle which has held up its commitment to performance. For over forty years, the engine types on the Chevrolet Camaro have remained either a six cylinder or V8 power. This is not to say that there are no different trim levels which produce more power than the other, but even the most basic trim level is sure to produce an awesome amount of power. The first generation offered eight power trains ranging from a 3.8 litre V6 all the way to a 7.0 litre V8 engine, with the capacity to produce a minimum of 140 hp and 235lb-ft of torque all the way to a maximum of 430 hp and 450 lb-ft of torque, with power transmitted through a number of transmissions; a 3-speed manual, 4-speed manual, 2-speed automatic and an 3- speed automatic.
A couple of years down the line, the most popular Chevrolet Camaro in Nigeria which is the fifth generation are available in three trim levels; the LS, LT and SS trim. The LS and LT trim levels are powered by a 3.6 litre V6 engine with the capacity to produce 312 hp and 273lb-ft of torque and is paired with either a 6 – speed manual 6 – speed automatic gearbox. The SS trim of the Chevrolet Camaro has a 6.2 litre LS3 V8 engine producing 426 hp and 420 lb-ft.
Expected fuel efficiency of the Chevrolet Camaro comes to 16mpg city and 24 mpg highway, an acceleration of 0 – 60 in 4.5 seconds and a top speed of 156mph (Miles per hour).
How is the design of Chevrolet Camaro
The first generation of the Chevrolet Camaro is still one of the most stylish Chevrolet Camaro vehicles till date, and a good number of people look out to purchasing them for their classic value. For the fifth generation Chevrolet Camaro, the standard upholstery on all trim levels is leather, and the dashboard is quite stylish. Accessories you would find in the Chevrolet Camaro include; satellite navigation, hands free connection to mobile devices, and other fun accessories. The exterior of the fifth generation Chevrolet Camaro looks quite stylish with an aggressive grille, stylish and functional air damps and an overall streamlined body kit. The sixth generation of the Chevrolet Camaro takes most of its looks from the fifth generation, but in a more modern and stylish way.
What are the best features of the Chevrolet Camaro?
The Chevrolet Camaro is a very powerful vehicle with a V6 and V8 engine which produce a generous amount of power. That is why it comes as a surprise to many users that it is one of the most fuel efficient muscle cars available. The Chevrolet Camaro has a fuel efficiency rating of 16/24 mpg for city/highway routes, which is quite impressive and even better than that of some of regular saloon vehicles.
Nigerian Used and Tokunbo Chevrolet Camaro in Nigeria
The market for the Chevrolet Camaro in Nigeria is growing. A good number of Chevrolet Camaro units can be found on online vehicle marketplaces such as Carmudi, and most of not all the units available are used. These used Chevrolet Camaro vehicles comprise of two types; the foreign used (tokunbo) and the Nigerian used (registered) vehicles. The Tokunbo Chevrolet Camaro vehicles are more desirable because of the maintenance culture in the countries they are coming from. The Nig used Chevrolet Camaro cars are also in high demand because of their prices. They are available at cheaper prices than the Tokunbo ones and based on the previous user, they might also be in very good conditions.
The Best Chevrolet Camaro year to Buy
Currently, due to performance updates, the fifth generation and sixth generation Chevrolet Camaro are the best years to buy. The years fall within 2010 Chevrolet Camaro and the 2015 Chevrolet Camaro, and these are some of the most updated and high performance Chevrolet Camaro vehicles available. On the other hand, the first generation Chevrolet Camaro, especially the 1966 Chevrolet Camaro is one vehicle which is highly desired amongst muscle car enthusiasts. This is due to the fact that the units available still perform as good as though they were produced in recent years.
Chevrolet Camaro Price in Nigeria
The sixth generation of the Chevrolet Camaro is the newest model, and being a very recent vehicle, it is not currently available in the Nigerian automobile market. Older units of the Chevrolet Camaro, especially the fifth generation are available, and we have an estimated price range below:
Foreign Used (Tokunbo) and Nigerian used Chevrolet Camaro for sale
- 2009 Chevrolet Camaro – 2012 Chevrolet Camaro: N4,400,000 – N7,500,000
Overall impression of Chevrolet Camaro
A vehicle with an impressive drive and performance is what the Chevrolet Camaro is. Competition of the Chevrolet Camaro in the Nigerian automobile market is none other than the Ford Mustang, which is highly rated as one of the best muscle cars available. The Chevrolet Camaro has been able to match up to the expectations of muscle car fanatics, and with the new generation of the Chevrolet Camaro, we are sure that it will give its competition some tension.