Volvo Cars for Sale in Nigeria
Volvo is a luxury car manufacturer based at Gothenburg, Sweden. Founded in 1927, Volvo introduced its first car Volvo OV 4 in the same year. Volvo is currently a subsidiary of Geely Holding Group, which acquired it from Ford Motor Company in 2010. At the present time, Volvo is manufacturing sports utility vehicles, sedans, coupes and station wagons, and marketing them in different international markets. Besides, the company also supplies its manufactured engines to other automakers, such as, Ford Motor Company and Renault. Even though Volvo does not have any official setup in the country, you can still get your hands on to a wide range of Volvo cars in Nigeria. The Volvo vehicles available in Nigeria range from brand new to foreign new and also Nigerian used options. To purchase a reasonably priced and close to faultless Volvo Car, you would be sure to trust Nigeria’s leading online premium vehicle marketplace, Carmudi where there are listings of a number of Volvo cars for your satisfaction.
Volvo Performance and Technology
From safety and protection to comfort and convenience, Volvo specializes in developing advanced automotive technologies to ensure an optimum driving experience. Following are the latest innovations from the Swedish automaker.
Volvo tags its current driving technologies as Drive-E, where ‘E’ stands for Efficient, Environment and Empowering. The engines currently under production are Volvo D5 and Volvo Modular, which are capable to provide maximum power and agility using efficient technologies like plug-in electric hybrids, high-output batteries, energy recovery system and start/stop system.
The overall safety equipment developed by Volvo is integrated under the IntelliSafe system. This system includes a range of advanced active and passive safety technologies like adaptive cruising, 360o camera, active high beam, park assist pilot, blind spot information, keeping in lane, protecting pedestrians and cyclists, forward collision warning, pedestrian airbag, seat belts and stronger construction..
Popular Volvo Models in Nigeria
Volvo has been able to produce some of the most acclaimed and highly regarded automobiles of all time. Currently, its product range consists of eight different models. Described below are the most popular and easily available cars in Nigeria.
- Volvo S60 – This is a compact executive car launched in the year 2000, and is currently in its second generation. Last year, the car received a facelift that features new exterior panels and improved performance. The Volvo S60 cars available in Nigeria are priced between NGN 500,000 and NGN 2,300,000.
- Volvo S80 – This is another executive sedan, larger than the Volvo S60. Launched in 1998, this luxury executive car entered to second generation in 2007. Afterward, this car underwent a number of facelifts and updates. The price of a used Volvo S80 in the Nigerian markets range between NGN 700,000 and NGN 1,200,000.
- Volvo V40 – It is a small family car produced in five-door hatchback body style. The Volvo V40 was launched in 2012 as the smallest car in Volvo lineup. If you want to buy a used Volvo V40 in Nigeria, it may cost you between NGN 450,000 and NGN 1,000,000.
- Volvo XC70 – It was launched in 1997 as the Volvo V70, however, the third generation of this vehicle was introduced with Volvo XC70 nameplate in 2008. You can buy old versions of this car within a price range of NGN 1,150,000 - NGN 1,600,000.
Besides the abovementioned cars, there are various other Volvo models sold across the country. These include Volvo XC90, Volvo V70 and Volvo S40.
Availability of Volvo in Nigeria
The Volvo is not officially marketed or distributed in the Nigerian automobile market, but a number of independent automobile distributors make it available to the Nigerian automobile market. Find below a few locations where the Volvo brand is available in Nigeria via the Carmudi platform.
Authorised dealer of the Volvo brand in Nigeria
With no authorised or accredited Volvo dealer in Nigeria, people are left to get their vehicles from independent automobile importers, who have done an excellent job in supplying Nigerians with some of the best Volvo vehicles available,