New and Used Toyota Hilux for Sale in Nigeria
Toyota Motors Co. started the production of the Toyota Hilux in 1968. The Hilux is a compact pickup truck available in two door and four door style with a Front engine, rear-wheel drive, and is also available in four-wheel drive. A favourite with contractors and outdoor campers, the Toyota Hilux meets the demands of a large variety of people by providing a very large and separate cabin for luggage, and a cabin to accommodate passengers. In Nigeria, the Toyota Hilux is used by construction workers/contractors, furniture dealers, security officials and companies and a host of individuals who would rather have a pickup truck in the event that they have a large amount of carry-on luggage which cannot accommodate a sedan or a SUV. Carmudi Nigeria has a vast number of previously owned Toyota Hilux on their website all up for sale.
What to know when Buying Toyota Hilux
Performance and Specifications of Toyota Hilux
The Toyota Hilux has its highest sales in Australia, and this is attributed to the terrain and utilisation of pickup trucks by Aussies. Known for performance and agility, here are the specifications of the Toyota Hilux
- All available between 1.6litre all the way to 3.0 litres, and come with 3 speed manual/automatic transmissions all the way to 5 speed automatic transmission.
- Available in both petrol and diesel engines.
- Available in front wheel and 4x4 drive wheel
- Average fuel economy of 38.7 miles per gallon (mpg).
How is the design of Toyota Hilux
Toyota Hilux Exterior Design
A new design and facelift, the seventh generation of the Toyota Hilux changes the game in the design of pickup trucks. Comparing the old and new Toyota Hilux reveals the new edition happening to have a much stronger body and firm with a much better suspension comosure and compliance.
Toyota Hilux Interior Design
The interior of Hilux pickup is not left behind, having a luxurious cabin with premium gear knob trim and fabric seats, air conditioning with climate control feature, digital controls, a trip computer, LED instrumentation display, a 6 speaker CD and MP3 compatible stereo system with steering wheel control amongst a host of impressive options for a pickup truck.
What are the best features of the Toyota Hilux
The 2013 Toyota Hilux had a safety upgrade for the Toyota Hilux, which improved its ratings at the Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP), increasing it from a safety rating of four to five. This can be ascribed to single- and extra-cab the manufacturers installed from the 2012 production line as a result of safety improvements, and this safety feature protects both driver and passenger from side impacts. Another feature the Toyota Hilux possesses is the torque force. The 3.0 Litre diesel engine is able to produce a torque of 343 Nm of torque through 1400 rpm (revolutions per minute). With that amount of torque and the ability to carry a lot of load, the Toyota Hilux has also earned its stripes as a very durable pick-up truck.
2016 Toyota Hilux Review
A lot has changed according to Toyota when it comes to the new 2016 Hilux model. The new 2016 Hilus pick-up will be equipped underneath with an all-new frame and platform that is meant to improve the structural rigidity that other competitors previously boosted of having a 3.5 tonne towing capability will be a thing of the past for new Hilux editions like the manual 2.8L diesel and auotomatic 2.8L diesel. The cabin of the 2016 Hilux will see massive improvement with noise and vibration from outside of the vehicle. The previous year models cabin is filled with a bit of road noise and few frustrating vibrations. The 2016 Toyota Hilux interior design is completely new and has a touchscreen media system standard for all models. Some of the newest features that have been added include the cooler box that has the ability to store two 600mL bottles as well as a pair of hidden stowage bins placed underneath the split-fold back seat base.
Nig Used and Tokunbo Toyota Hilux in Nigeria
In Nigeria, there are many used Toyota Hilux pickups for sale that are easy to find. Many have been shipped in from the USA, Australia and other countries which utilise the Toyota Hilux, and a good number of them were purchased and used locally from accredited dealers. In Nigeria, there are major cities to find a number of options offered by many dealers to choose from in terms of price and year models. Check out our latest listings in your city or region;
The Best Toyota Hilux year to Buy
The 2015 Toyota Hilux stands out as the best one to buy. With the improvements made on the Hilux over the years, it has a good blend of performance, beauty efficiency and elegance. The Toyota Hilux 2014 and Toyota Hilux 2012 is also a very popular choice for efficient pickup trucks.
Toyota Hilux Price in Nigeria
Various years and models of used Toyota Hilux pickups are available in Nigeria in very attractive prices.
Foreign Used (Tokunbo) Toyota Hilux for sale may cost depending on the odometer readings and general state of the vehicles
- 2011 Toyota Hilux – 2013 Toyota Hilux: N5,000,000 – N7,000,000
- 2007 Toyota Hilux – 2010 Toyota Hilux: N2,500,000 – N3,500,000
- 2000 Toyota Hilux – 2006 Toyota Hilux: N900,000 – N2,000,000
Nigerian Used (Registered) Toyota Hilux for sale depends on the date of manufacture, distance covered and all round state of the vehicle and engine capacity.
Overall impression of Toyota Hilux
With very close competition with the Ford Ranger and Nissan Navara, the Toyota Hilux comes with durability and fuel efficiency. Also, the safety ratings of the pick-up also make it applicable to rough terrains with the assurance that no harm will come upon the passenger and driver. Fitted with state of the art entertainment, infotainment and assistance gadgets, the Toyota Hilux would be a very convenient pick-up truck to purchase if you find yourself needing to buy one, and that is why we at Carmudi, Nigeria’s leading car site recommend it to our readers.