Range Rover Sport – If you want a car that screams class, a car that is beautiful to behold and yet does not compromise one bit when it comes to functionality and quality, then you might want to check out the Range Rover Sport.
The fact that it is highly sought after is a sure indication that it is good value for money.
The first model of the much talked about Range Rover Sport was launched in 2006, and since then the demand for it has been on a steady increase.
Even though it can be termed expensive, people are not deterred at all because they know they won’t regret it. In fact owning a Range Rover Sports in Nigeria is an indicator that “you have arrived”, so a lot of people purchase the car to make a statement and show their class in the society.
A lot of Nigerians will tell you that they wish to own a Range Rover Sport one day. The car is not all about being fanciful and a tool to measure one’s status in the society, it is also very comfortable whether you are in the driver’s seat or passenger’s seat. With a Range Rover Sport, it is cruise mood activated.
The fact remains that Range Rover Sports has endeared itself to the hearts of Nigerians. The brand has been completely welcomed into the Nigerian car market and has not given the populace any reason to regret that action. It has really brushed aside other SUV models such as the once very popular and highly demanded Hummer Jeep. The user-friendly features that the car is packed with really speaks for itself.
We will now proceed to discuss the different prices at which you can get various models of the Range Rover Sports. Consideration has to be made as to whether the car is brand new, foreign used or locally used.
We will equally point out some of the factors that influence the price at which you may get the car as well as factors that are responsible for the variation in price.
Range Rover Sport
We have established the fact that a Range Rover Sport is a great car to have. Also established is the fact that it is quite expensive. The latest model can be gotten for about 66 million naira to 80 million naira. But yet the demand for this car keeps getting higher because this is a clear definition of getting good value for money.
That being said, you can become the owner of a brand new Range Rover Sport in Nigeria via two methods. The first is to get the car shipped directly from the manufacturers or you can get them from distributors or trusted car dealers.
Foreign Used Range Rover Sport (Tokunbo)
- Range Rover Sport 2006 – 2008: 6.7 million naira to 9 million naira
- Range Rover Sport 2009 – 2012: 8 million naira to 18 million naira
- Range Rover Sport 2013 – 2016: 22 million naira to 40 million naira
Some of the factors that gave rise to the price variations include, the year of production, currency exchange rate and custom clearance tariff. The custom clearance tariff is determined by the country that the car is being imported from.
Locally Used Range Rover Sport
- Range Rover Sport 2006 – 2008: 3 million naira to 7 million naira
- Range Rover Sport 2009 – 2012: 7 million naira to 18 million naira
In addition to the factors already mentioned for the variation in prices of Foreign Used Range Rover Sport, other factors responsible for similar variation in locally used Range Rover Sport include the condition of the car, fuel economy of the car, etc.
Let us now move into more details of what to expect from a Range Rover Sport. The Range Rover Sport is the car to go to for luxury, comfort, seamless riding and great functionality.
Actually, the car is a modified version of the Land Rover LR3. Talk about the perks of Innovation and technological advancement.
You can get the Range Rover Sport in two trim levels. The two trim levels available provide you with a strong v8 5.0 litre engine which produces 375 horsepower and 375 pound-feet of torque. This is very impressive. The supercharged model’s V8 on the other hand gives you a whopping 510 horsepower and 461 lb-ft.
The car is loaded with a lot of amazing features such as a six-speed automatic transmission with manual shift control, adjustable antiroll bars for better body control and handling, a Dynamic response control, a permanent four-wheel-drive system with two-speed transfer case, an electronically handled locking center differential that automatically distributes the available torque to both drive axles as needed, etc.
In addition, the Range Rover Sport’s Terrain Response System sees to it that the driver will be up to nearly any off-road task.
Its powerful engine provides just the sort of power that this amazing car needs and the interior makes you feel like royalty.
There are so many things to like about the Range Rover Sport, but let us go over a few of them.
The amazing vehicle boasts of a Powerful V8 Engine for maximum efficiency. The latest model comes with an impressive supercharged v8 engine with stronger horsepower.
The car is also energy efficient and when you consider the fact that the car supports such a powerful engine with such wonderful efficiency, you’ll know without a doubt that the fuel economy should be applauded.
The Range Rover Sport is also a beauty to behold. Both the exterior and interior designs are simply wonderful and classy.
In addition to all these awesome features already mentioned, Range Rover Sport is one of the vehicles that comes with top quality safety features such as autonomous braking system, blind spot monitoring, advance tow assist and lane departure prevention.
So you know that you are the safest you can be in a car with the Range Rover Sport.
There are equally some things that some people might not appreciate in a Range Rover Sport such as the fact that it can be quite expensive, Some of the models not being energy efficient, and that fact that it has a high maintenance cost.
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