New and Used Land Rover for Sale in Ghana
Land Rover is the four wheel drive vehicle manufacturing division of the British car manufacturing behemoth Jaguar. Jaguar Land Rover manufactured their first Land Rover vehicle in 1948 and the brand is still going very strong with no plans to discontinue manufacturing in foreseeable future. The Jaguar Land Rover was sold to the Ford Motor Co. in the start of twenty first century and after the global financial crisis in 2008, Ford Motor Co. decided to sell the Jaguar Land Rover which it could not maintain due to lack of funds. Jaguar Land Rover was then sold to Tata Motors Co. in 2008 along with the brand name Rover. The fabrication facilities, corporate headquarters and research and development divisions all remain in the United Kingdom as part of the deal.
Performance and Specification of Land Rover
The Land Rover has strong ties to the military technology and it comes as no surprise that the original Land Rover models were only available in military camouflage colors and were fabricated using military grade auto parts and even aircraft spare parts. Land Rover has one of the best power trains existing in the four wheel drive all terrain vehicles class. The chassis design comes from the amphibious vehicles designed for military and due to these reasons, most of the Land Rovers can cross small streams and ravines without breaking down or even without breaking a sweat. Land Rovers today have the state of the art communication, entertainment and navigation systems which provide security, comfort and robustness at the same time.
Popular Land Rover Models in Ghana
Most of the popular Land Rover models are easily available in Ghana which includes the Land Rover Sport, Land Rover Range Rover and Land Rover Freelander.
Land Rover Range Rover: Perhaps the most recognizable model, Land Rover has ever produced. The model was launched in 1970 and quickly became a hit and is still going strong to this day. Range Rover is available in Ghana for sale at a price of around GH 250,000 Cedis depending on the trim level and year model. The three models of the latest generation includes the Range Rover SUV, Range Rover Diesel and Range Rover Autobiography edition that leads down to the five trims produced. Technically the 2015 Range Rover base and HSE trim levels are equipped with a supercharged 3.0-liter V6 engine producing 340 hp and 332 pound-feet of torque. The higher trims go as high up to a supercharged 5.0-liter V8 with 510 hp and 461 lb-ft of torque.
Land Rover Range Rover Sport: This is a compact Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV) produced by Land Rover. The assembly takes place in Halewood, United Kingdom and Land Rover markets it as a front engine, five door, four wheel and front wheel drive vehicle. There are seven trim levels available for the Range Rover Sports which uses three different Land Rover's supercharged engines. The standard engine on the Range Rover SE and Range Rover HSE edition is a 3.0-liter V6 engine producing 340 hp and 332 pound-feet of torque. The Range Rover Supercharged and Range Rover Autobiography editions are built on a 5.0-liter V8 engine that exhibits 510 hp and 461 lb-ft of torque. The latest added Range Rover SVR edition has a slight different version of that V8 which is good for 550 hp and 502 lb-ft
Land Rover Freelander: This is a also a Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV) manufactured by Land Rover. The production started in 1997 and ended in 2014. Like other SUVs manufactured by Land Rover. The latest generation Land Rover Freelander diesel edition has a standard engine size of 2.2L while the petrol engine is either a 2.0L or 3.2L. Both engines are powered with a 6-speed automatic or manual transmission and the high trim comes with an all-wheel drive terrain.
Availability of Land Rover in Ghana
There is an authorised dealer of Land Rover vehicles in Ghana known as Alliance Motors Ghana Limited that responsible for distributing latest Land Rover models available in the country. They also offer aftersales service to customers such as vehicle servicing and spare parts sales. Interested customers can always schedule a test drive or visit their showroom where are available Land Rover models are being displayed. In reference to other trusted dealers in the country, there are also offers of second hand and used Land Rover for sale in most parts of the country. Find below cities or areas with the most number of listings with good price deal as well;
Interesting Facts about Land Rover
The first Land Rover jeeps were developed for the British Army, at that time the most powerful army in the world which was fresh from its victory in the Second World War. The choice of Land Rover as a transportation vehicle on the battlefield lent an enormous prestige to the Land Rover brand and cemented its place in the history as one of the finest all terrain vehicles which would not fail in the toughest of conditions, even in the war zone. Even to this day, the Land Rover is considered as the best all terrain vehicle in the world. An impressive collection of very reasonably priced Land Rover cars can be found here.