Porsche Cars for Sale in Nigeria
The Germans always outshine other automobile manufacturers with their exceptional vehicles which are high performance and luxurious. The Porsche AG brand is one of them, which when written fully is “Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG”. The Porsche AG brand is specialized in the manufacturing of high performance sports-cars, sedans and SUVs. The company has been in existence since 1931, and started as an automobile consultancy company, until they were mandated by the German government to manufacture and design a vehicle which resulted to the manufacture of the Volkswagen Beetle. With over 80 years of manufacturing vehicles they can boast to be one of the world’s most profitable automobile companies. The Porsche AG Company has always had a close relationship with the Volkswagen group, and they have been manufacturing vehicles over the years, with the Porsche AG brand currently owned by the Volkswagen group.
Across the years, the Porsche brand has been marketed around the world, and is a favourite amongst the elitist crowd in many countries. In Nigeria, the Porsche brand is also gaining grounds, which prompted the company to set up a showroom and service country in the heart of Victoria Island, Lagos. There are also used options of the Porsche AG brand available to interested buyers in Nigeria, which are imported by independent automobile dealers. To easily search for a Porsche vehicle, the best method is to go through Nigeria’s number one online premium vehicle marketplace, Carmudi where there are listings of reasonably priced Porsche vehicles in different regions across Nigeria.
Porsche Performance and Technology
Porsche, There is No Substitute! The Porsche brand has been manufacturing exceptional vehicles from war tanks, Volkswagen Beetles and some of the best high performance vehicles which have ever been driven on roads. After the world war and with the success of the Volkswagen Beetle, the Porsche AG Company manufactured the Porsche 356 K/9-1 in 1952, which used the internal combustion engine, transmission, and several suspension parts of the Volkswagen Beetle. Over the years, the Porsche brand has developed exceptional engines for other vehicle manufacturer, such as Mercedes Benz and Audi. Also, the technology they have input into their vehicles, such as the Fuhrmann-engine which instead of a central camshaft with pushrods, had four overhead camshafts, this engine was used in the 356 Carrera models as well as the 550 Spyder in the mid/late 1970s. Through the years, developing not only sports cars, they have also manufactured Sedans and SUVs with exceptional V6 – V12 engines which are high performing and have some of the best technologies available, it is with no doubt that the Porsche brand can boast about Porsche vehicles not having any substitutes.
Popular Porsche Models in Nigeria
In Nigeria, the Porsche brand is gaining grounds, but not all models are available. However, there are some models which are easily found in the Nigerian automobile market. Find below an outline of them;
- Porsche Boxster: Introduced in 1997, the Porsche Boxster has given Porsche enthusiasts the opportunity to enjoy the performance and efficiency other Porsche brands deliver, at a more affordable price. Updated for the 2016 year, it boasts of three engine capacities; a 265-hp, 2.7-liter; a 315-hp, 3.4-liter S; and a 330-hp, 3.4-liter on the GTS. With the ability to displace 309 pound feet of torque (lb.ft) at 4750 revolutions per minute (rpm), the 2016 Porsche Boxster has an acceleration of 0 – 60 in 4.1 seconds. An exceptionally looking vehicle, it keeps heads turning anywhere it goes.
- Porsche Cayenne: When it was released in 2004, the Porsche Cayenne was regarded as the best-selling Porsche brand in the United States, and this would be as a result of its exceptional ride quality, efficiency and performance. Over the years, it has improved in a number of ways, including; technology, performance, ride quality and many more. Currently, the 2016 Porsche Cayenne is being offered with a host of engines; 3.0 litre V6 , 3.6 litre V6 and a 4.8 litre V8, which have an estimated horsepower rating between 240 – 570 hp with torque between 229 – 435 lb-ft.
- Porsche Panamera: 2010 saw the arrival of the Porsche Panamera, and it has proven itself as an outstanding Porsche vehicle. It provides Porsche enthusiasts with the Porsche experience and a Sedan feel. An exceptionally fast vehicle, it seems to be a favourite amongst many Nigerians.
Other famous models of Porsche in Nigeria include; the Porsche 911 Carrera and the Porsche Cayman.
Availability of Porsche in Nigeria
Find below the Porsche vehicles that could be found in different cities across Nigeria.
Authorised dealer of the Porsche brand in Nigeria
The popularity of the Porsche brand in Nigeria has grown so much that it has prompted the company to establish a Porsche centre in the country. Under the custodian of the Stallion Motors (Stallion Group) who have an extensive network of showrooms across the country, vehicle enthusiasts are sure to find a Porsche around them at affordable prices.