Here are 7 cool African SUVs you need to check out

03/24/2018

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Honorably, we have the Innosons.

Africa, including Nigeria, starts dipping their toe into the automobile business. Although there is still much to do, our continent and our country as well have reaped some surprising fruits. Now, let’s peep at these 7 amazing African SUVs.  We have every right to be proud of these achievements.

1. Wallys Iris

Price: N6,000,000

The Wallys Iris mini SUV is manufactured by Wallyscar – an auto company in Tunisia. With a punchy engine mustering 82 hp, the Iris can reach a top of speed of around 154 kmph as well as providing decent fuel consumption.

Wallys Iris front view

The Wallys Iris mini SUV is manufactured by Wallyscar – an auto company in Tunisia

2. Innoson G5/IVM G5

Price: N12,390,000

If you’ve been following automobile trend in the country and Africa, Innoson needs no introduction. The Nigerian-made Innoson G5 is able to finish the 0 – 60 mph sprint in just 7.6 seconds before topping out 220 kmph. Besides, its fuel efficiency rates 7.3L/100km.

Innoson G5 angular front

The Innoson G5/IVM G5 is able to finish the 0 – 60 mph sprint in just 7.6 seconds before topping out 220 kmph

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3. Innoson G40

Price: N17,325,000

Innoson does not talk much about the G40 specs but its design endears it to the hearts of Nigerian and African car addicts.

Innoson G40 angular front

The Innoson G40 design endears it to the hearts of Nigerian and African car addicts

4. Innoson G80

Price: N27,825,000

Some Nigerians also calls the Innoson G80 “Gwagon Copy Copy.”

Innoson G80 on the road

It is also dubbed “Gwagon Copy Copy”

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5. Kantanka K71

Price: N5,000,000

Built in Ghana by Kantanka Automobile Company Limited, the Kantanka K71 is a compact SUV that is well capable of doling out 124 hp and reaching 160 kmph.

Kantanka K71 on the road

The Kantanka K71 is well capable of doling out 124 hp and reaching 160 kmph

6. Onantefo 4×4

Price: N12,000,000

Also produced by Kantanka, the K71 sibling can likewise obtain a high speed of 160 kmph, but delivers more power at 156 hp and guzzles 10L of fuel/100km.

Onantefo 4×4 angular front

The Onantefo delivers more power at 156 hp and guzzles 10L of fuel/100km

7. Mobius II

Price: N4,500,000

The Mobius II is an African SUVs from Kenya. It can perfectly fit both the tough rural environments where reliability and durability are needed and the urban driving for comfy city rides. Besides a special look, the Mobius engine can boost 132 hp, working in tandem with a rear-wheel drive system. Top speed varies depending on specific trims.

Mobius II angular front

The Mobius engine can boost 132 hp, working in tandem with a rear-wheel drive system

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