In Kenya, used automobiles are quite popular. In fact, Kenyans prefer a used car than a new one because of its lower cost and longer lifespan. Every automobile lover in Kenya can now own a used car thanks to the import of Japanese used cars. This leads us to the next question: what is the best used car to own? We’ve compiled a list of the 10 most popular and affordable used automobiles in Kenya.
Lexus RX 270
The Lexus RX 270 is the second most popular and inexpensive used car for sale in Kenya. If this automobile looks familiar to you, it’s because the Lexus RX270 and the Toyota Harrier have a lot in common. In addition, the Lexus RX270 model is a midsize SUV body with frame construction.
And as a result of this, the model may consume fuel more efficiently, saving a lot of money. Unlike previous Lexus models, this one allows car owners to pick their own colours. From blue, green, red, silver, white, and green to black and beige, there’s something for everyone.
When it comes to wheels, this vehicle can use tail lights, fog lights, and headlights to highlight this area. In addition, the Lexus RX270 has a low-noise and vibration engine that performs admirably. This vehicle is also equipped with a number of safety and user-friendly features, including: The first and most important component is the nylon airbags, which provide stability control as well as passenger cell reinforcement.
The dashboard, which includes a glove compartment and an air conditioning system, is the second feature. The capacity to fold the rear seats, which may be used to transport additional luggage, is the third feature. The leather seats, which everyone adores, are the final highlight. The Lexus RX 270 is available for KSH 3,950,000.
Lexus (Hybrid) RX 450h
The Lexus RX 450h is undoubtedly the next best-selling vehicle in Kenya. The Lexus Hybrid is well-known in Kenya for its appealing look and well-crafted interior. Not to add that it has adequate room for five people and two huge luggage.
Car owners can even reply to the 16634 km mileage with the mid-size SUV body. It has very little vibrations and noise in the engine, which will satisfy even the most demanding consumers. This vehicle is also extremely fuel efficient. This lovely automobile is available for roughly KSH 4,490,0000.
In Kenya, the Toyota Vitz is one of the most popular vehicles. It has been in the third generation since its introduction in 1998, and is known for both its appearance and interior design. The engine is a new benefit of the current Toyota Vitz model.
It has a 1.3 litre petrol engine, which offers the maximum fuel efficiency. This vehicle also comes with the following features: ABS, twin airbags, central locking, front fog lights, power steering, and height adjustment are all standard. A used Toyota Vitz is available for KSH 860,000.
If you’re looking for a trendy and appealing recreational vehicle, look no further. Then the Nissan Wingroad is the vehicle for you. When it comes to outstanding and practical features, this model includes a washable baggage board and a simple bench seat beside the luggage compartment. If you’re interested in the interior, the Nissan Wingroad has a highly adjustable cabin with seats that slide to provide more space in the back. Drivers will enjoy an amazing driving experience thanks to the car’s performance and efficiency. A used Nissan Wingroad with 114, 298 kilometres on the clock and seating for five costs KSH 1,160,000.
Another automobile on the list of best-selling vehicles in Africa is the Subaru Impreza. It was first released and created in 1992. To gain a better understanding of this car, most Subaru Impreza models feature flat engines with a ‘boxer’ architecture that range from 1.5 to 2.5 litres.
It also has a small body and the capacity to transport 5 people, as well as a mileage of 72,948 kilometres. A used Subaru Impreza will set you back roughly KSH 1,240,000.
Mercedes B 180
This automobile is unquestionably one of Kenya’s most popular and affordable used cars. It offers all of the desirable characteristics of a car: economy, flexibility, and safety. The B180 type features a tiny body with a boxy nature form with seating for five persons. For this vehicle, Mercedes installed a 1.6-liter direct injection low-pressure turbo four-cylinder engine.
This car offers cloth trim, 16-inch alloy wheels, power windows, parking sensors, and an automated parking system, among other features. It also boasts a six-speaker sound system with Bluetooth, as well as a six-CD stacker.
Volkswagen Polo VIVO
The Volkswagen Polo VIVO is the first vehicle on the list. This vehicle is one of the most elegant and cheap autos with excellent safety features, according to UsedCars.co.ke. It is not only long-lasting, but it also has a stunning appearance. The vehicle also has a seating capacity of five people.
Volkswagen Polo features a saloon body with a mileage of 4,340km in a used edition. You can get a used Volkswagen Polo VIVO for KSH 1,880,000.