Hummer H3 for Sale in Nigeria
The Hummer H3 is a Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV) produced by the U.S auto manufacturers, General Motors. The luxury 4X4 vehicle combine off-road capabilities and interior comfort, creating the ultimate in rugged sophistication. Although production has ended, with the Hummer H3 produced between 2006 – 2010, the Hummer H3 is still one of the most versatile vehicles around, providing drivers with both off road and on road driving experiences, in ways they never imagined. All Hummer H3s are imported into Nigeria from the U.S.A, Canada and South Africa, and is popular amongst football players, comedians, musicians and political figures. Carmudi Nigeria offers listings of the Hummer H3 in the available years and models they come in.
What to know when buying Hummer H3
Performance and Specifications of Hummer H3
The Hummer H3 is available in four trim levels, which are; the H3, the H3X, the H3T and the H3 Alpha, with the H3 being the base model. Though a base model, the 2006 Hummer H3 was produced with a 3.5 liter straight-5 cylinder L52 engine that produces 220 hp (160 kW) and 225 lbf·ft (305 N·m) of torque and was reproduced to a standard five-speed manual transmission or an optional Hydra-Matic 4L60-E four-speed automatic transmission. The subsequent models came with improvements in engine capacity, with the introduction of a 5.3 liter LH8 V8 engine producing 300 hp (220 kW) and 320 lb·ft (430 N·m) of torque in the 2008 Alpha model. But, this came at a price, with a drop in the fuel economy of the Hummer H3 Alpha, which came to an average of 14 mpg (Miles per gallon), which is 1 mile less than its 2007 3.7 litre engine which achieved an average of 15 mpg.
How is the design of the Hummer H3
With a steel body, including the hood, the Hummer H3 comes in two distinct body types. The Mid-size SUV body, and the Pick-up body type, both having 4 doors, and can sit between 5 – 7 people comfortably. The Hummer H3 also has a ground clearance of 9.7 inches (246mm), which is rare for many 4x4s. The Hummer H3 T affords you the opportunity to take everything you want to take with you, with its pick up body kit, and this makes it one of the most capable off road pick- ups. For a vehicle which was primarily designed by the U.S military, the cabin of the Hummer H3 is so well designed that critics have applauded the interior of the Hummer H3 as one of the best interiors General Motors has come up with. The interior of the Hummer H3 was designed for utility rather than style. Standard features on the base model include Bluetooth, cruise control, power windows and door locks, remote keyless entry, cruise control and satellite radio. Available features include a six-disc CD player, a rear DVD entertainment system and DVD navigation radio.
What are the best features of Hummer H3
The Hummer H3 would not win the hearts of people who are concerned with fuel economy, with the average MPG readings coming at 14 miles to the gallon. What makes the Hummer H3 stand out is the safety it provides. The Hummer H3 is one of the few vehicles which provides passenger safety in the event of a collision. With the the second highest rating, by the U.S Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, the Hummer H3 provides the best protection in both frontal offset and side-impact crashes. This is achieved with air bags located in the front and sides of the upholstery. Also, its steel body provides a considerable amount of protection in the event of collision. Other safety features include; electronic stability control, anti-lock four-wheel disc brakes, brake-controlled traction control, LATCH child-seat anchors, and tire-pressure monitoring. Another distinctive feature of the Hummer H3 is its towing capacity. The Hummer H3 has the ability to tow about 1,361 Kg. It also comes with a ground clearance of 9.7 inches, which comes in handy when using off road terrains and poorly constructed roads in Nigeria.
Used and Tokunbo Hummer H3 in Nigeria
There are so many car dealers and private sellers that sell used and tokunbo Hummer H3 at reasonable prices in Nigeria.
What is the Best Hummer H3 year to Buy?
The design of the Hummer across the years is not different, only a few modifications made on the lights and the grill, but the best Hummer H3 to buy would be the 2010 Hummer H3 Alpha. This would be attributed to its engine capacity. The 2006 Hummer H3 X is also very popular, and although the sales of the Hummer H3 T were not as much as the other models, it is being patronized by off-road enthusiasts who want to mix the off-roading experience with luxury.
Hummer H3 Price in Nigeria
The prices of a Hummer H3 in Nigeria fall within the price range of N4,800,000 – N8,000,000, depending on the year, model, engine specifications and general conditions of the car.
- Foreign Used (Tokunbo) Hummer H3 start at N3,500,000 and could cost as much as N8,000,000, depending on the year of manufacture, state of the vehicle, engine type and mileage reading.
- Nigerian used (Registered) Hummer H3 start at N2,800,000 and would usually not cost more than N6,500,000, depending on the year of manufacture, engine capacity state of the vehicle an odometer readings.
Overall impression of the Hummer H3
With safety, style and elegance, the Hummer H3 is considered one of the best off-road cars to drive. In close competition to the Jeep Wrangler, the Toyota FJ Cruiser and the Jeep Commander, the Hummer H3 has been proven to provide comfort while going off road. Its interior is properly designed to meet the needs of its passengers, while allowing them to be comfortable. It also provides safety in the event of a crash.