Lexus Cars for Sale in Nigeria
Contrary to local belief that a Lexus is a Limousine brand, the luxury sedan, SUVs and convertible manufacturers are a faction of the Japanese car makers Toyota Motors Co. Lexus is known for style, class and performance, providing the driver and passengers with an extraordinary driving experience. Introduced in 1989 to the auto industry of the USA, the Lexus brand sells in large units all over the world, making it Japan’s largest – selling brand of superior quality cars. The Lexus brand is very popular in Nigeria, and serves the needs of various classes of individuals. The Lexus brand has been around in Nigeria from the year it was first manufactured and can be ascribed to the increasing demand of Nigerians for efficient, stylish and performance enhanced vehicles. With the demand of the Lexus brand not looking like one which would end along with economic growth, the demand for these vehicles have increased over the years, which keeps boosting the sales of brand new, tokunbo (foreign used) and Nigerian used (Registered) types. The Lexus SUVs are a favourite in Nigeria, as they are durable and can easily navigate through Nigerian road networks. One of the most popular Lexus SUVs would be the Lexus GX model, which bears a close resemblance to the Toyota Land Cruiser Prado. Looking for a reasonably priced and road worthy Lexus vehicle, why not log on to Nigeria’s leading online premium vehicle marketplace, Carmudi where you would find some of the most road worthy Lexus vehicles in the country?
Lexus Performance and Technology
When the Lexus brand debuted in the 1980s, there was a very remarkable TV advert, showing how smooth and silent the engine was. Champagne glasses stacked on the hood of a revving Lexus LS 400 showcases that an engine could be very powerful, yet silent. Over the years, the Lexus brand keeps up with the reputation of providing cars with some of the most high tech engines. With engine sizes starting from as little as a 2.4/2.5 inline 4 on the saloon cars, all the way to the mighty 6.5 litre V10/V12 on many of the SUVs and the sports cars such as the Lexus LFA, Lexus vehicles are known to be high performance vehicles. Along with that performance, they also provide a luxurious drive, with world class technologies which would wow any vehicle buyer.
Popular Lexus Models in Nigeria
Finding a Lexus vehicle in Nigeria is never difficult, even though there are other popular models such as Toyota, Nissan and Honda that strong and dominating the vehicle market in Nigeria, the Lexus brand stands out as unique when it comes to the category of luxury vehicles. Due to that, there are quite a number of popular Lexus models on the Nigerian city and highway roads. Please find below a few of them;
- Lexus RX: The Lexus RX is a mid-size luxury crossover SUV that made its first appearance as the first luxury crossover vehicle is that classification of Lexus vehicles and has made a good impression in terms of sale in the markets.
- Lexus GX: The Lexus GX is a mid-sized luxury Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV) which was introduced by Toyota Motors as part of their luxury vehicle segment. It's available in new and used version in the Nigerian auto market.
- Lexus LX: Lexus LX is a full size premium SUV that first came out in 1995 as the luxury version by Lexus similar to the Toyota Land Cruiser.
- Lexus ES: The Lexus ES is a full-sized luxury sedan manufactured by the luxury automotive division of Toyota Motors called Lexus Motors . This luxury sedan is available in the following trim levels including Lexus ES 300 and Lexus ES 350.
There are also other well-known specific Lexus trims in Nigeria like the Lexus GX470, Lexus GS, Lexus RX 350 and Lexus RX 300.
Availability of Lexus in Nigeria
With no authorised distributor of the Lexus brand in Nigeria, there are quite a number of independent automobile marketers who make brand new, Tokunbo (foreign used) and Nigerian used Lexus vehicles available in the country. Below are a selection of regions and the Lexus vehicles available in those regions.
Authorised dealer of the Lexus brand in Nigeria
Currently, there are no authorised dealers of the Lexus brand in Nigeria. The closest one could get to an authorised dealer would be the Toyota Nigeria Company, as Toyota is also the Custodian of the Lexus brand. However, independent automobile marketers have made it their duty to always provide Nigerians with an endless supply of Lexus vehicles at any point in time.