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10 Most Expensive Cars To Buy in Kenya

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Expensive cars are the domain of the rich and famous all around the world. And like any other country in the world, the most expensive cars in Kenya are wanted by the rich, the famous, the high-rollers, and the influential. It is a way to showcase one’s wealth and to highlight their stylistic leanings.

The most expensive cars in Kenya feature Bugatti, Ferrari, Mercedes, and similar high-end names. And the trends of what’s in change from year to year depending on what is in demand by the rich and sometimes famous in Kenya.

The List of Expensive Cars in Kenya 

These cars may not always be seen on Kenyan roads because of the condition most roads are in. But Kenya is one of the richest countries in Africa with one of the strongest currencies on the continent. The owners of all the cars on this list are Kenyans.  Maybe you’ll spot one of these cars on your daily commute, and this list will help you recognize the cars and their worth.

1) Bugatti Veyron Grad Sport Vitesse

The most expensive Bugatti in Kenya is the Bugatti Veyron. It costs around 233 million Kshs, which coincidently is the price of a helicopter in the country. The Bugatti Veyron is the fastest car in the world and the fastest road-legal car in Kenya.

The car can accelerate from 0-100km/h in just 2.6 seconds with a top speed of 410 km/h. This Bugatti became a trending topic in Kenya when it was spotted in Mombasa.

2) The Presidential Mercedes-Benz Pullman S600

No list of the most expensive cars in Kenya can be complete without mentioning the Presidential Mercedes-Benz Pullman S600. The purchase of this car will set you back an affordable 160 million Kshs. The car is often seen being used by politicians and is the official car of the President.

The reason behind its choice for political figures and dignitaries is its array of impressive features. Besides the speed and stability of drive, this car features bullet-proof windows, and the body is bullet-proof as well.

3) Lamborghini Murcielago

In Kenya, Lamborghini Murcielago is one of the most sort after supercars because of its speed. However, it is not just the speed but the safety features and technology incorporated by Lamborghini that makes it such an attractive purchase.

The price of this model by Lamborghini in Kenya is around 45 million Kshs. This particular car is also seen in the used market for luxury and supercars in Kenya as well. It is one of the more common high-priced cars spotted across the different cities of Kenya.

4) Rolls Royce Ghost

Rolls Royce Ghost is the epitome of grace and luxury that one can expect from the well-known car manufacturer. It sports a 6592CC engine with twin-turbocharged induction, generating 420 kW of power and 627 lb. ft of torque.

Surprisingly with all the power and luxury that it brings, the price of Rolls Royce Ghost is just 45 million Kshs in the Kenyan Market.

5) The Rolls Royce Phantom

The Rolls Royce Phantom is a stylish and wonderful car that is a newer addition to the expensive cars on Kenyan roads. However, despite all that, Kenya has several Rolls Royce Phantom on its streets. Its price is similar to the Rolls Royce Ghost, and you can purchase it for 45 million Kshs.

6) Ferrari 612 Sessanta

Ferrari 612 Sessanta is another car that falls in the 40 to 50 million Kshs range. The Sessanta 612 is loaded with features, as can be expected from a Ferrari. The car has a powerful V12 engine under the hood giving it a top speed of 320km/h. It is a stylish car that combines the best of power and aesthetics into an elegant package.

7) 2015 Ferrari 458 Italia Convertible

The Ferrari 458 Italia Convertible is a car from 2015, but that has done nothing to reduce its popularity among Kenyan buyers. Since its debut in the market, the Ferrari 458 Italia Convertible is often featured on the list of most expensive cars in Kenya. The price of  a2015 Ferrari 458 Italia Convertible is usually around 26 to 30 million Kshs. This car is popular among entrepreneurs and business owners.

8) Bentley Bentayga

The price of Bentley Bentayga varies in Kenyan Markets depending on the model. Its price started at 19 million but rose with each newer model. So, currently, the price of a new Bentley Bentayga is around  25 to 30 million Kshs.

It is a classy car that offers all the amenities and features one can expect from Bentley. It is a particular favourite of celebrities in Kenya.

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9) The Mercedes-Maybach S600

The Mercedes-Maybach S600 is at the lower end of the price spectrum when it comes to luxury cars in Kenya. The car is available in the Kenyan luxury car market at 20 million Kshs. For people looking to buy a premium luxury car without it being overtly pricey, this is an ideal model to look into. The car comes equipped with the standard safety and luxury features available in this class of cars by Mercedes.

Famous Kenyans like Chris Kirubi and Ronald Karauri are among the proud owners of a Mercedes-Maybach S600.

10) ESV Escalade

Last but certainly not the least in this list of 10 most Expensive Cars in Kenya in 2021 is the ESV Escalade. The price point for this car is just 10 million Kshs. And although much cheaper than the other cars on this list, it does not reduce the luxury and features the ESV Escalade offers.

The ESV Escalade is also one of the more recognizable cars on this list due to its regular appearance in movies and TV shows. It is one of the reasons why a lot of people want to own an ESV Escalade.

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Final Thoughts

Each of the cars on the list is in a class of its own. But in the end, choosing which car is right for you is entirely dependent on your personal choice.