The exciting thing about our favorite car movie franchise, ‘Fast and Furious,’ is how high it keeps our adrenaline with every fresh version. From the models of cars showcased in each installment to the expert stunts executed as the well loved actors and actresses rode these cars, we can conclude that the franchise is definitely king of auto movies.
Of course “Fast and Furious” is first about the cars. When we behold one supercar in the movie, we are totally bowled over until the next auto comes along in a new movie. We can't seem to get enough of it. No doubt, we all imagine these automobiles are way expensive and out of our reach because of the amazing performances and form. Well, that is not so far from the truth, what if we tell you that a lot of these cars are affordable? Difficult to swallow, right?
Well, here are some “Fast and Furious” cars with price tags that can fit right in your garage, brought to you by Naijauto.com - the biggest car website in Nigeria!
1. Honda Del Sol
If you are looking for lightweight wheels and don't mind having a rear seat, then the Honda Del Sol is the auto for you. The remarkable thing about this 2-seater is how stylishly the boot door opens and hangs. Having been manufactured from 1992–1998, finding a new one might be difficult, but a used model can be had under $5,000, which is ₦1,800,000.
The cool Honda Del So only costs you less than N2 million
2. Honda Civic
It’s been a while since this car was used in the movie, so the exact model featured looks a bit ordinary now. The recent models of Honda Civic are of course way cooler. If you want to go for the latest trims, know that price starts at $21,450 which is about ₦7,722,000. If you are craving for that exact model ridden by your star actors however, luckily it will be way cheaper.
>>> Detailed price list of Civic in Nigeria can be found here: Honda Civic price in Nigeria - Find out the variant that matches your needs
3. 1995 Volkswagen Jetta
Thanks to actor Jesse, we get to see how this classic wheel rolls. Though we saw less of it after the rider has being gunned down in the movie by his fellow actor Tran and his sidekick, Lance. From what we saw, we know that this vehicle has a considerable level of speed while maintaining a cool sporty look. This Volkswagen Jetta is the 1995 model and costs about $13,475 and above (₦4,851,000) while the second hand version costs even less.
The 1995 Volkswagen Jetta will look perfect for graceful races on Nigerian streets
4. Nissan 370Z
This is the car that Gal Gadot and Sung Kang drove in “Fast Five”. The exterior appearance of this car makes you want to own one. Luckily for Fast and Furious fans, this car has been touched up with the latest technology and now has a 2019 model, which has a base price of $29,990. That is about ₦10,796,400 in Nigeria.
5. 2010 Dodge Charger SRT8
Also making an appearance in Fast Five, this 2010 Dodge Charger SRT8 has pure engine power with the 6.1L Hemi V8 and 425 horsepower putting out 420 lb-ft of torque. This power vehicle costs about $27,988, which is approximately ₦10,075,680 converted to Nigeria currency.
Wanna ride in the same car with Vin Diesel in real life? Go for this 2010 Dodge Charger SRT8!
6. 2006 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution IX
This car first made its appearance in Furious: Tokyo Drift 2 and ridden by Sean Boswell. In the movie, the FX guys disconnected the front driveshaft from the car because they wanted to make it easier to slide the vehicle around the dockyards without having to deal with the standard mechanical grip. If you intend to purchase this car, no need to remove any parts as it gives it more beauty. The 2006 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution IX cost about $26,000, about ₦9,360,000.
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7. Nissan Skyline GT-R R34
One of Paul Walker Brian O'Conner’s favorite car in “Fast and Furious” and one of the cars to feature earlier in the Fast and Furious movies. This authentic wheel weighs about 1560 kg or 3439 lbs. It has a 2.6-L twin-turbo engine which is capable of producing 280 PS (162 kW; 276 hp) and 271 ln-ft of torque. The used but improved model costs about $20,000-25,000 that is about ₦7,200,000 to ₦9,000,000.
The Nissan Skyline GT-R R34 is the car of a true Fast & Furious fan
Now you can go to town like a “Fast and Furious” auto warrior in one of these affordable vehicles.