Ford Focus for Sale in Nigeria
Ford Motor Company first launched the Ford Focus compact sedan in 1998 and after 5 successive years on the global market it managed to the bestselling car model of that year, happening to have sold more units than the all-time best selling Toyota Corolla. This incredible news reached the general public via the annual year sales report from IHS Automotive. The Ford Focus is currently in its third generation and available in three different model types.
Officially sold in Nigeria by two authorized dealers namely Coscharis Motors Limited and R.T. Briscoe (Nigeria) PLC, they make available the Ford Focus in the Ambiente, Trend and Titanuim specifications. There are also private sellers and car dealers who make foreign used (Tokunbo) and Nigerian used Ford Focus vehicles available to the Nigerian public. For your brand new and used Ford Focus vehicles, be sure to check out the Carmudi Nigeria platform, where a wide array of Ford Focus listings are made available to people who desire that unique taste and quality the Ford Focus presents
What to know when Buying Ford Focus
Performance and Specifications of Ford Focus
The third generation Ford Focus is marketed in three body styles that include a 4-door, 5-door and Wagon type in Nigeria. The Ambiente, Trend and Titanium models all have a standard 1.6 Ti-VCT 1-4 engine that utilizes 123 horsepower and 149 Nm of torque with a PowerShift 6-speed automatic transmission. The Titanium model is also available with a 2.0L GDI I-4 engine that provides 168 horsepower and 202 Nm of torque. Previous generations of the Ford Focus also have similar engine types, though not as modified. Available engines on the first and second generation are a 2.0 litre inline 4 – cylinder engine which is merged with a five speed manual transmission, and able to deliver 130 horsepower and 5300 rpm. There is also a similar 2.0 liter engine available on the second generation, but with both a manual and automatic transmission, with a power output of 140 hp @ 6000 rpm.
How is the design of Ford Focus
Ford Focus Exterior Design
The suspension system of the Ford Focus consists of a Macpherson strut front and a control blade struts & springs rear, and its exterior outlook is designed with standard aluminum headlamp bezels and halogen headlamps.
Ford Focus Interior Design
The Ford Focus interior design is stuffed with advanced technology useful amenities ABS, EBD, keyless entry and a multi-information display center console. An onboard voice-command computer integrated into the dashboard is an extra feature only available in the high-end models. Another standard attribute in all models is the steering column that has 4 way adjustable features.
What are the standout features of the Ford Focus?
The Ford Focus gives an excellent overall driving experience with its exclusive all power features such as windows, cruise control, steering, locks, torques vectoring and mirrors. Its standard safety and security features like the Passive Anti-Theft System, Front-seat side airbags, SOS Post-Crash Alert System and many more gives the Ford Focus a competitive advantage over vehicles in the same segment.
Nigerian Used and Tokunbo Ford Focus in Nigeria
With the Ford Focus being available locally by authorised distributors, the numbers of Ford Focus cars have increased over the years. Although the authorised dealers sell brand new Ford Focus cars, a lot of people still purchase the foreign used (Tokunbo) and Nig used (Registered) Ford Focus vehicles. These used vehicles, depending on how the previous owners used them could present a very fantastic drive and be in a proper road useable condition. However, it is important to have an authorised automobile mechanic verify that the vehicle is in a good road useable condition and void of any major issues. Check out Carmudi's listings of used Ford Focus in popular areas in Nigeria;
The Best Ford Focus year to Buy
The third generation of the Ford Focus is currently the best one to purchase, with the 2015 year of production being the best year to buy. The previous years of production also present a similar quality and comfort, which depends on the customer’s preference.
Ford Focus Price in Nigeria
The starting price of 2015 Ford Focus from their Nigerian authorised dealers is approximately ₦5,300,000, which is quite a lot of money to spend on a vehicle. Buying a Nigerian used or tokunbo Ford Focus is rather cheaper even though there is a constant increase in import and custom charges, which has made their prices change over the years. On Carmudi, we have quite a number of reasonably priced Ford Focus cars for sale, and their prices could be found below.
Foreign used (Tokunbo) and Nigerian used (Registered) Ford Focus prices in Nigeria
- 2011 Ford Focus – 2014 Ford Focus: ₦1,500,000 – ₦4,000,000
- 2004 Ford Focus – 2010 Ford Focus: ₦400,000 – ₦2,500,000
- 1999 Ford Focus – 2003 Ford Focus: ₦350,000 – ₦1,300,000
Overall impression of Ford Focus
The remarkable Ford Focus faces competition from the Toyota Corolla, Honda Civic and Kia Cerato, which are equally brilliant vehicles. The advantage the Ford Focus has over these other vehicle brands is that it is quite different in terms of innovative technology and design. The Ford Focus is a show stopper, and definitely a vehicle you would enjoy when you drive around the city and highway routes. We would recommend a test drive in the Ford Focus to help you make a decision on the vehicle.