Japanese automakers ensure that their car quality is reliable, fuel-efficient, durable, dependable, affordable, and exhibits the best performance. So, the cars manufactured by the Japanese automakers are renowned and used within Kenya. Let’s take a look at some of the most popular cars in Kenya.
1.Toyota Corolla Fielder
The Toyota Corolla Fielder is an advanced version of the 2001 Toyota Corolla and a five-door station wagon. It is the most ubiquitous car in Kenya due to its spacious interior, reliability, efficiency, affordability, and excess comfort. The Corolla’s eleventh generation station wagon model houses a four-cylinder 1.8L 2ZR-FE that generates a power output up to 140PS at 6200 pm. Besides, at 4000 pm, it features a 173 Nm torque coupled with Super Continuously Variable Transmission-Intelligent. It comes with a four-cylinder 1.5L 1NZ-FE that can generate a 110 PS torque and a maximum power output at 6000 rpm, coupled with Super CVT-i. It also features several safety equipment like passenger and driver airbags, an anti-lock braking system, and side-curtain airbags. It is equipped with a seatbelt pretension paired with a specific force limiter.
A subcompact hatchback or supermini Nissan Note came with five doors and was manufactured in 2004 and was marketed across the globe by Nissan. The model has been popular for more than three generations and rules even today. The Nissan Note is a second-generation car with a sleek design and stylish exteriors, making it more dynamic than the former models. Besides, it houses a spacious and luxurious cargo area and a folding rear seat with more space for legroom and head, along with an incredible interior design. This version flaunts features like Bluetooth connectivity, cruise control, adjustable seats, satellite navigation, and climate control.
It houses a three-cylinder 1.2L HR12DE that can generate a power output of up to 79 PS and a torque of 10.8 kg. Besides, it is paired with an Xtronic Continuously Variable Transmission.
3.Toyota Corolla Axio
Toyota Corolla Axio is Toyota Corolla’s sedan version and features four doors. The Toyota Corolla Axio was introduced in the year 2006. It’s renowned in the market due to its miniature and compact size, making it manageable while driving across a congested road. Although it isn’t large as the Corolla Fielder, it’s renowned for its adequately designed interiors and fuel efficiency. Conversely, it features ample room for legroom and headroom. It’s paired with a turbocharged 1.5L 1NZ-FTE four-cylinder with a power output and torque of 150 PS @6000 rpm. Additionally, it features an anti-locking brake system, pre-cash system, alloy wheels, speakers, air conditioner, fog lights, airbags, several storage areas, and satellite navigation.
The Mazda Demio was manufactured by the Mazda carmakers in 1996 and is a hatchback with five doors. While its maintenance is less expensive, this excellent-looking car comes with a spacious cabin with ample legroom and headroom room. Besides, the car is manufactured from durable and reliable components. The car houses one diesel engine and two gasoline engines. Go on reading to know more about second-hand cars available in Nairobi, Kenya.
5.Toyota Probox Van
The Toyota Probox was first manufactured in July 2002 by the Toyota manufacturers, which is a light commercial van with five doors. It features two petrol engines: a power generation capacity of 80 kW paired with a 1.5L 1NZ-Fe four-cylinder four-speed. It features safety equipment like passenger and driver airbags, an electronic brake force, and an anti-lock brake distribution system. Besides, it comes with vehicle stability control, traction control, along with pretensioners and seatbelts paired with a force limiter. It also houses a power door lock, mirror, power window, power steering, air conditioners, and an AM/FM radio.
The Toyota Vitz is a subcompact hatchback with five and three doors, manufactured by the automaker Toyota from 1999-2019. It is often referred to as the Toyota Echo or the Toyota Yaris in different international markets. It’s renowned for its interior space, sporty appearance, better engine performance, and exceptional fuel efficiency. You can check out the availability of second-hand cars for sale at Bizupon, the perfect place to find the best-used cars available in mint condition.