New and Used Toyota Cars for Sale in Nigeria
Toyota Motor Corporation is a Japanese automotive manufacturer, founded in 1937 and headquartered in Toyota, Aichi Prefecture, Japan. It is one of the largest automakers in the world with a sales figure of 5.1 million vehicles in the first half of 2014. Being the 14th largest company in the world by revenue, Toyota is the biggest car manufacturer in Japan both by revenue and market capitalization. It produces vehicles under five brand names; Toyota, Lexus, Hino, Scion and Ranz. The Toyota logo was introduced in 1989 and debuted on the 1989 Toyota Celsior. Toyota has manufacturing and assembling plants in 27 countries worldwide.
In 1965, R. T. Briscoe first introduced the Toyota brand to the Nigerian market, then its exclusive distributor. After many year of changes in distributors of Toyota vehicles by the Federal Government of Nigeria, Toyota Nigeria Limited was appointed in 1996 to operate as the exclusive distributor for Toyota Motor Corporation in Nigeria. Toyota Nigeria Limited is responsible for offering the Nigerian public high quality products built to suit the Nigerian climatic and road conditions . Toyota is the best-selling car brand in Nigeria, due to its durability and affordability, its vehicles are preferred by consumers across the country. It is very easy to find Toyota cars for sale in Nigeria; they are parked in front of every car showroom that you set your eyes on.
Toyota Performance & Technology
Toyota has always been on the forefront of technological innovations in the automobile industry. It is constantly improving upon traditional technologies and innovating to produce environment friendly vehicles to help create a low carbon society. In addition to that, Toyota has always aimed to provide the safest and most fuel efficient vehicles (combined with the best prices on the market) to the average consumers, simultaneously contributing to the economic development of local populations. Toyota's vehicles are known for their state of the art technology, safety and durability. The company's focus on providing top notch quality to its customers has earned it the bestseller throne, where the company sits unopposed. Despite being at the top, it is still thriving to lead the innovations in the automotive industry and providing its customers with the best vehicles money can buy.
Popular Toyota Models in Nigeria
Some of the best selling Toyota models in Nigeria are:
- Toyota Corolla: The Toyota Corolla is the company’s most famous and bestselling sedan in Nigeria. Available in GLi and XLi trims, both luxury sedans are equally liked by customers due to their pleasing outlook, comfortable interior and unmatchable performance.
- Toyota Camry: The five-door sedan Toyota Camry is considered to be Toyota's high-end car. It is a fuel efficient car offering several different trim levels including LE, SE, XLE and Hybrid models. It is preferred by Nigerian consumers due to its stylish exterior design, luxuriously comfortable interior and exceptional fuel economy.
- Toyota 4-Runner: The Toyota 4-Runner is a mid-size SUV from Toyota Motors and available in three trim levels, SR5, Trail, Limited and TRD Pro. It is one of the most famous SUV's in Nigeria and known to have powerful performance and fuel economy.
- Toyota Highlander: The Toyota Highlander is a mid-size crossover SUV known for its unmatchable performance and durability. It has been designed to be versatile with off-road capability as well as comfortable spacious cabin.
Other models from Toyota that are also famous in Nigeria including meduim size vehicle such as the like the Venza, RAV4, Matrix and large family size vehicle Sienna, Sequoia, Avalon.
Availability of Toyota in Nigeria
Toyota has a comprehensive network of 39 3S (Sales, Support and Services) dealerships across Nigeria in all major cities including Lagos, Abuja, Rivers and Benin City. Interested customers can visit dealerships across the country or check out listings of new and used Toyota vehicles from different Nigerian cities;
Interesting Facts About Toyota
An astonishing eighty percent of the Toyota vehicles sold twenty years ago are still seen on roads here in Nigeria, which is a testimony in itself of the brand’s quality and success.