Lexus introduced what most fans felt had been missing in orthodox Toyota vehicles for years – luxury and style. While Toyota vehicle boasts strong engines, great reliability, and delivers efficiently and at maximum operation, Lexus added that touch of class to an already almost-complete automobile brand. When it comes to an automobile that combines efficiency with style then, vehicle lovers know which brand to turn to – Lexus.
Lexus has won the hearts of vehicle lovers in Nigeria and the Lexus RX 330 has only made the relationship stronger. The midsize SUV not only rates among the most popular in Africa, it also ranks among the most successful Lexus product for all the right reasons, but it also dominates the market in its category.
Here, we will take a look at the RX 330, considering how much they go for in the current market and the reasons it rates among the best.
The production of Lexus RX330
The production of Lexus RX330 started in 2003 and ended in 2006. Lexus RX330 also known as XU30 was previewed at the North American International Auto Show in January 2003. It featured a sleeker body style than its predecessor which is known as RX300. Lexus RX330 claimed to have a 0.35 Cd figure and new LED taillamps. The interior of RX330featured genuine Golden Bird’s Eye Maple or Walnut wood trim, a sliding multi-level center storage console, dual-zone climate control, and a power tilt/telescopic steering column. Available options included a 210-watt, 11-speaker Mark Levinson premium sound system, DVD-based navigation system with backup camera, rear seat DVD player with wireless headphones, panoramic three panel moonroof, and heated seats. The heated seats make the car more comfortable.
All RX models since inception came standard with eight airbags, including dual front airbags, front row side torso airbags, side curtain airbags, a driver’s knee airbag; Vehicle Stability Control (VDIM on RX 400h) and a tire-pressure monitoring system were standard. An Adaptive Front-lighting System (AFS) with HID headlamps and a backup camera (w/navigation system) were optional. In Japan, the Toyota Harrier was the first worldwide production car with an optional radar-assisted Pre-Collision System
Lexus RX330 engine and transmission
Lexus RX330 comes with four different types of engines namely
- 4 L 2AZ-FEI4
- 0 L 1MZ-FEV6
- 3 L 3MZ-FE V6
- 5 L 2GR-FE V6
It comes with 5-speed U151E/F automatic and CVT Hybrid transmission.
Let’s do a quick review of the price of RX330 in Nigeria but before we do that lets’ also tell you that the RX350 2008 and 2009 models looked exactly like its predecessor so we will be reviewing the price alongside the RX330.
Price of tokunbo Lexus RX330 in Nigeria
|price of tokunbo 2004 Lexus RX330 in Nigeria||5,200,000 – 6,300,0000 Naira|
|tokunbo 2005 Lexus RX330 price in Nigeria||5,200,000 – 6,700,000 Naira|
|price of 2006 tokunbo Lexus RX330 in Nigeria||5,600,000 – 6,800,000 Naira|
|tokunbo 2007 Lexus RX330 price in Nigeria||5,800,000 – 6,900,000 Naira|
|price of 2008 tokunbo Lexus RX350 in Nigeria||6,200,000 – 6,900,000 Naira|
|price of 2009 tokunbo Lexus RX350 in Nigeria||6,600,000 – 7,500,000 Naira|
Now it’s time to review the price of Nigerian used Lexus RX330 in Nigeria. Some people always despise Nigerian used cars but that shouldn’t be so. Used cars are used cars no matter the name attached to them be it tokunbo or Nigerian used. Do you know that some Nigerian used cars were bought brand new?
If you are lucky to buy this car as brand new, then you are the second owner, that’s tokunbo standard. Did you know that most tokunbo cars in Nigeria are faulty and that’s why they are shipped?
One thing I always tell my clients is that cars depend on the condition.
Price of Nigerian used Lexus RX330 in Nigeria
|Price of 2004 Nigerian used Lexus RX330 in Nigeria||3,600,000 – 4,500,000 Naira|
|Nigerian used 2005 Lexus RX330 price in Nigeria||3,700,000 – 3,900,000 Naira|
|Price of Nigerian used 2006 Lexus RX330 in Nigeria||4,300,000 – 4,800,000 Naira|
|Nigerian used 2007 Lexus RX350 price in Nigeria||4,600,000 – 4,900,000 Naira|
|Price of Nigerian used 2008 Lexus RX350 in Nigeria||4,500,000 – 5,600,000 Naira|
|Nigerian used Lexus 2009 RX350 price in Nigeria||5,200,000 – 5,700,000 Naira|
Regardless of the model you go for, you most likely wouldn’t go wrong, as changes were slight through its brief run. The most prominent upgrades occurred in the 2005 model when Lexus made the power rear hatch standard and the navigation system gained voice control. The final year of the RX 330, the 2006 model, introduced a power lumbar aid for the front passenger.