Let's check out our article about the up-to-date Volkswagen Golf 3,4,5 & 6 prices in Nigeria, covering its brand new, foreign used and locally used units.
The Volkswagen brand walked in the auto market over 80 years ago, specifically, in 1937. It is a German car manufacturer with a presence in almost every country in the world.
1. Volkswagen Golf 3 Prices in Nigeria
The Volkswagen Golf Mk3 also called ‘Golf 3’ in Nigerian language, is a compact and lightweight family car. It is the third one in the Volkswagen Golf lineup and became the successor of the Golf Mk2. Production of the Golf Mk3 lasted from 1991 to 1999. The Mk3 won ‘European Car of the Year’ for 1992, marking the first time ever Volkswagen won this prize.
2. Things you need to know about the Volkswagen Golf 3
The Golf Mk3 comes available in different body types including a convertible debuted as the Cabrio and an estate. In Nigeria and in Western Africa, the convertible is not as popular as other versions. The Golf MK3 is often powered by a front engine, driven by either a syncro four-wheel-drive or front-wheel-drive. Specifically, the four-wheel drive can handle easier on the road and provide the driver more balanced sense on the go while the front-wheel-drive boasts its own upscale features including giving the driver easy control and allowing for more maneuvering while driving.
The Golf Mk3 comes available in different body types including a convertible debuted as the Cabrio and an estate
3. Volkswagen Golf 3,4,5 & 6 Prices in Nigeria (2018)
3.1. What you should know about the Volkswagen Golf 3
All Golf Mk3 variants get a standard height measuring 4, 074mm (160.4inches) and a width of 1,694mm (66.7inches). The 1991-1995 model years gets a 2,471mm (97.3inches) wheelbase while 1996 -1999 model years come with a 2,474mm (97.4inches) unit.
Since the Mk3 Golf’s production phased out in 1991, you can’t buy a brand new one. Now what you can acquire is a locally used or a Tokunbo Golf 3.
3.2. Tokunbo Volkswagen Golf 3 prices in Nigeria
Tokunbo Volkswagen Golf 3 prices in Nigeria
Tokunbo Volkswagen Golf 3
N400,000 – N700,000
3.3. Locally used Volkswagen Golf 3 prices in Nigeria
Locally used Volkswagen Golf 3 prices in Nigeria
Locally used Volkswagen Golf 3
N780,000 – N1,100,000
3.4. The Volkswagen Golf Mk3’s pros and cons
Strong engine: The Volkswagen Golf Mk3 engines come available with more powerful engine choices than that of the Volkswagen Golf Mk2 and Volkswagen Golf Mk1.
Safety features: The Volkswagen Golf Mk3 has been predicted to be bombproof but it still stays as a rumor. Having said that, Volkswagen cars are highly appreciated for their passenger safety bar.
Comfortable driving experience: Despite quite humble measurements, the Golf Mk3 is spacious for a comfortable driving experience. You can also easily find accessories and add-ons to improve your driving comfort.
The Mk3, as well as the Mk2 and Mk1, are evaluated to be not good enough when being considered in terms of their running cost.
The production of the Volkswagen Golf Mk4 lasted from 1997 to 2004. It’s a compact family car that can be able to house up 4 people with ease. The model was discontinued around 14 years ago so you can’t get a brand new unit nowadays. The available alternative for you is a Nigerian used or a Tokunbo model.
The production of the Volkswagen Golf Mk4 lasted from 1997 to 2004
4.1. Tokunbo Volkswagen Golf 4 prices in Nigeria
Tokunbo Volkswagen Golf 4 prices in Nigeria
Tokunbo Volkswagen Golf 4
N870,000 – N1,600,000
4.2. Locally used Volkswagen Golf 4 prices in Nigeria
Locally used Volkswagen Golf 4 prices in Nigeria
Locally used Volkswagen Golf 4
N370,000 – N650,000
4.3. Things to know about the Volkswagen Golf Mk4
This is the fourth generation in the Golf series. It was the top-selling model in the European market from 2001 to 2002. It is also equipped with a four-wheel drive, a front wheel drive and a front engine like the Golf Mk3. The options for transmission include 4-speed automatic, 6-speed DSG, 5-speed manual transmission, 5-speed tiptronic automatic and 6-speed manual.
4.4. VolkswagenGolf Mk4’s pros and cons
Good quality: The Volkswagen Golf Mk4 marks a significant change of Volkswagen to building luxury vehicles. Its quality is considered to be no inferior to the Audi A3 which was built just one year later.
Affordable price and low fuel cost: Although the Mk4 comes with a good quality, it is one of the most affordable cars you can find around, especially when compared to other vehicles of similar quality. It also boasts a 4 cylinder turbocharged highly tunable 20 valve powertrain which offers excellent fuel economy.
Powerful engine: Since its launch, the Golf Mk4's engines made new benchmarks for strong mills and they are often paired with a 6-speed gearbox.
The Golf Mk4's running cost is on the high side so you might want to consider the impact on your pocket in the long run aside from the cost of the vehicle itself. Besides, if you fall in love with convertibles, the Mk4 can't satisfy you because it isn't available with a convertible variant.
5.2. Locally used Volkswagen Golf 5 prices in Nigeria
Locally used Volkswagen Golf 5 prices in Nigeria
Price in Nigeria
Locally used Volkswagen Golf 5
N450,000 – N600,000
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5.3. Things to know about the Volkswagen Golf 5
The Volkswagen Golf Mk5 boasts a unique yet simple style. It is also one of the top-selling models in the word of the German brand. The engine is available with series of types including 6-cylinder petrol, 5-cylinder, 4-cylinder and turbocharged direct injection powertrain. Speaking of the transmission, it is offered Direct-shift Gearbox, Tiptronic, automatic and manual, driven by a four-wheel drive, front-wheel drive or front-engine.
The Volkswagen Golf Mk5 boasts a unique yet simple style
5.4. VolkswagenGolf 5 pros and cons
Excellent safety features: The Volkswagen Golf Mk5 was rated 5-star by Euro NCAP. Additionally, the Mk5 received an excellent level (five out of five stars) for its passenger safety protection. If your biggest concern when buying a car is safety, the Golf Mk5 is a great choice for you.
Great handling capability: The Volkswagen Golf Mk5 can offer a great driving experience thanks to its suspension's upgraded from the previous Mk4. Besides, the Golf Mk5 is also equipped with a greatly-improved chassis, making its driving experience become much better.
The Volkswagen Golf Mk5 is costly to make, therefore its purchasing price is also obviously expensive.
Its interior's quality is not as good as its previous model, even though it is still of high quality in comparison with other models in the market.
6. Volkswagen Golf 6 prices in Nigeria
The Golf MK6 was born to be a great improvement from the MK5. Its production started in 2008 and ended in 2014 but the Cabriolet version is still produced till date. The standard version measures 4,199mm in length, 1,479mm in height, along with a 2,578mm wheelbase. These numbers of the top-spec GTI version are 4,213mm, 1,479mm and 1,779mm respectively. Engine options come available with a diesel, petrol and petroleum gas units.
The Golf MK6 was born to be a great improvement from the MK5
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6.1. Tokunbo Volkswagen Golf Mk6 prices in Nigeria
Tokunbo Volkswagen Golf 6 prices in Nigeria
Tokunbo Volkswagen Golf 6
N1,200,000 – N1,900,000
6.2. Locally Used VolkswagenGolf 6 prices in Nigeria
Locally used Volkswagen Golf 6 prices in Nigeria
Locally used Volkswagen Golf 6
N400,000 – N800,000
6.3. VolkswagenGolf 6’s pros and cons:
Great upgrades: The Volkswagen Golf Mk6 received a great upgrade for its features, compared to the previous Mk5.
Good handling capability: Both four-wheel-drive and front-wheel-drive versions of the Mk6 have a good handling capability in different road condition, making it become a perfect companion for all roads in Nigeria.
Well-equipped safety features: The Mk6 is a safe car as it is armed with essential safety features consisting of 7 standard airbags.
The car's running cost is kind of a matter to consider before making a purchase decision.
All in all, Volkswagen are always "cars for people" with reasonal prices and practical designs. All Volkswagen Golf 3, 4, 5 & 6 have shown their great potentials as compact private transports.
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