Because of the popularity of Japanese used cars globally, some countries import used vehicles from Japan. It is not just affordable but spacious, comfortable, durable, efficient, and powerful as well as can be used for any purpose. Let us take a look at the Top 10 Most Popular Cars In Bahamas for 2021.
Nissan Note (Hatchback)
The Nissan Note is a five-door mini MPV first introduced in 2004 with a four-wheel / front-wheel drivetrain and is now in its third generation. It was first sold in the Japanese and UK markets but also marketed in other international markets when the second generation was released. It offers a number of standard and safety features which include driver and passenger airbags, power windows, an anti-lock braking system, cruise control, climate control, and adjustable seats. It is equipped with a 1.2L HR12DE straight-3 engine producing 79 PS (58 kW) at 6000 rpm, 106 Nm (10.8 kgm) at 4400 rpm; and 1.2L HR12DDR straight-3 producing 98 PS (72 kW) at 5600 rpm, 142 Nm (14.5 kg⋅m) at 4400 rpm with a five-speed manual or Xtronic CVT.
Nissan Cube (Hatchback)
The Nissan Cube is a five-door, four-wheel / front-wheel-drive subcompact hatchback released in 1998 which was solely aimed at the Japanese market. It was produced for three generations and is known for its reliability, unique design, spacious cabin, and fuel efficiency. It is also equipped with some impressive features including vehicle dynamics control, side-impact bar, traction control, an anti-lock braking system, electronic brake-force distribution, brake assist, centralized door locks, power windows, and rear wiper. The Nissan Cube is powered by a five-speed / six-speed manual or CVT gearbox with 1.5L HR15DE four-cylinder producing111 PS (82 kW) at 6000 rpm, 148 Nm (15.1 kgm) at 4000 rpm. The 1.5L K9K diesel engine and a 1.6L HR16DE gasoline engine are used in Europe while the 1.8L MR18DE four-cylinder gasoline engine is used in North America.
Honda Fit (Hatchback)
The Honda Fit is a five-door hatchback also known as the Honda Jazz in other markets which were first marketed and manufactured in 2001 by Honda. It is available on a four-wheel / front-wheel drive configuration with four generations and features some advanced systems for the convenience of the occupants like the SRS airbags, traction control, hill start assist function, vehicle stability control, brake assist, an anti-lock braking system, electronic brake-force distribution, air conditioning, power windows, and seat belt with pretensioners. The Honda Fit comes with a 1.3L L13B DOHC i-VTEC engine producing 73 kW (100 PS), 119 Nm (12.1 kgm); and a 1.5L L15B DOHC i-VTEC engine producing 97 kW (132 PS), 155 Nm (15.8 kgm) powered through CVT, five-speed, or six-speed manual gearbox.
Suzuki Swift (Hatchback)
The Suzuki Swift hatchback is a three and five-door supermini car first introduced in 2004 by Suzuki and available in four-wheel/ front-wheel drive. It is now in its third generation with great reliability, comfortable and spacious cabin, sporty-looking design, impressive fuel efficiency, and innovative standard features. It includes driver and passenger airbags, an anti-lock braking system with electronic brake-force distribution, vehicle stability control, automatic air conditioning, centralized door locks, power windows, tilt steering, and a telescopic steering system. The Suzuki Swift is equipped with a 1.2L K12B straight-4 petrol engine producing 91 PS (67 kW) at 6000 rpm, 118 Nm (12.0 kgm) at 4800 rpm with a five-speed manual or CVT gearbox.
Nissan Juke (SUV)
The Nissan Juke is a five-door subcompact crossover SUV marketed and manufactured in 2010 by Nissan and is currently in its second generation. It is available in a front-wheel /all-wheel-drive layout with a unique design, spacious and comfortable cabin, and some innovative features for the safety and convenience of the driver and passengers. It includes SRS airbags, a seat belt with pretensioners and force limiters, an anti-lock braking system, traction control, vehicle stability control, brake assist, automatic air conditioning, and a split-folding rear seat. The Nissan Juke is equipped with a 1.5L HR15DE straight-4 petrol engine producing 114 PS (84 kW) at 6000 rpm, 150 Nm (15.3 kgm) at 4000 rpm; and a 1.6L MR16DDT straight-4 turbo-petrol engine producing 190 PS (140 kW) at 5600 rpm, 240 Nm (24.5 kgm) at 2000-5200 rpm with CVT or five-speed/six-speed manual.
Nissan March (Hatchback)
The Nissan March is a supermini car available in three / five-door hatchback and front-wheel-drive layout which was first produced in 1982 by Nissan. It is also known as the Nissan Micra and is currently in its fifth generation offering impressive performance, efficiency, and features. It comes with driver and passenger airbags, manual air conditioning, power windows, power steering, tilt steering system, centralized door locks, an anti-lock braking system, and electronic brake-force distribution. The Nissan March is powered by a 1.2L HR12DE straight-3 petrol engine producing 79 PS (58 kW) at 6000 rpm, 10.8 kgm (106 Nm) at 4400 rpm; and a 1.5L HR15DE straight-4 petrol engine producing 116 PS (85 kW) at 6000 rpm, 15.9 kgm (156 Nm) at 3600 rpm with four-speed automatic, five-speed manual, or CVT.
Toyota Passo (Hatchback)
The Toyota Passo is a five-door hatchback released in 2004 with a front-wheel / four-wheel drive layout and also marketed under the Daihatsu brand as the Daihatsu Boon. It is currently in its third generation with great reliability, efficiency, performance, and standard features which include driver and passenger airbags, manual air conditioning, push-start buttons, an anti-lock braking system, power windows, vehicle stability control, and rear camera assist. The Toyota Passo is fitted with a 1L 1KR-FE straight-3 engine producing 69 PS (51 kW) at 6000 rpm, 92 Nm (9.4 kgm) at 3600 rpm; and a 1.3L 1NR-FE straight-4 engine producing 95 PS (70 kW) at 6000 rpm, 121 Nm (12.3 kgm) at 4000 rpm with CVT, four-speed automatic, or five-speed manual.
Daihatsu Hijet Cargo (Van)
The Daihatsu Hijet Cargo van is a cab over microvan available in mid-engined, front mid-engine, rear-wheel / all-wheel-drive which was first introduced in 1960 by Daihatsu and is now in its tenth generation. It offers a spacious and comfortable cabin, impressive fuel economy, a high-quality interior, and some notable standard features which include driver and passenger airbags, seatbelts with pretensioners and force limiters, an anti-lock braking system, power windows, power steering, and air-conditioning The Hijet Cargo comes with 660 cc EF-VE straight-3 engine producing 39 kW (53 PS) at 7000 rpm, 63 Nm (46 lb-ft) at 4000 rpm; and 660 cc EF-SE straight-3 engine producing 33 kW (45 PS) at 5900 rpm, 57 Nm (42 lb-ft) at 3600 rpm with a three-speed / four-speed or five-speed manual.
Nissan Serena (Mini Van)
The Nissan Serena is a four and five-door minivan also known as the Suzuki Landy in other markets which were first released in 1991 and are now in its five generations. It is available in a four-wheel / front-wheel drivetrain with outstanding reliability, practicality, and efficiency. It also comes with numerous standard features including SRS airbags, cruise control, traction control system, vehicle dynamics control, hill start assist system, brake assist, anti-lock braking system, electronic brake-force distribution system, air conditioning, and power windows. It is equipped with a 2.0L MR20DD straight-4 direct-injection petrol engine producing 94.9 kW (129 hp) at 5200 rpm, 187 Nm (138 lb-ft) at 4800 rpm; and a 2.0L MR20DD straight-4 direct-injection MHEV S-Hybrid engine coupled with Xtronic CVT.
Honda Fit Hybrid (Hatchback)
The Honda Fit Hybrid is the five-door hybrid version of the second-generation Honda Fit which was released in 2010. It is equipped with some impressive standard features which include SRS airbags, power steering, power windows, an anti-lock braking system with electronic brake-force distribution, hill start assist, electronic stability control, cruise control, and traction control. The Honda Fit hybrid is powered by a 1.5L LEB Atkinson cycle DOHC i-VTEC straight-4 engine coupled with Sport Hybrid Intelligent Dual Clutch Drive (i-DCD), Intelligent Power Unit (IPU) with a built-in lithium-ion battery, an internal high-output motor, and a seven-speed dual-clutch transmission (DCT) producing maximum power and torque 109 PS (80 kW), 253 Nm (25.8 kgm).
The reliability, comfortability, efficiency, performance, and affordability that the Japanese used cars offer are the many attributes why it is so popular and top-selling worldwide. No one can argue that lots of customers chose to buy these cars because of their great features and qualities. You can visit the BE FORWARD store for more available and budget-friendly used cars.
Written by: Esther Abranilla