Nissan Lafesta Price in Kenya - Review, Features, Specs, and How to Import

Nissan Lafesta for sale in Kenya was released in 2004 and discontinued in 2018. 

You can import the 2017 to 2018 models to Kenya or buy used Nissan Lafesta for sale in Kenya by owners.

Before it was terminated, the car had undergone two generational changes: B30, between 2004-2012, and B35, between 2011-2018.

The popularity of this seven-seater minivan increased in the Kenyan market due to its space, reliability, and good fuel economy.

Its 2018 model even came with high functionality, an excellent design, enhanced safety features, and strong environmental performance.

Nissan Lafesta for Sale in Kenya -
The Lafesta has Excellent Exterior Features

Key Benefits of Importing Your Nissan Lafesta with

+ Up to 20% cheaper than buying from a yard.

+ Get a clear car with undoctored mileage.

+ Escape hassles of dealing with car brokers.

+ Get the absolute latest number plates.

+ Import any car you want, including the latest models

+ Genuine, low mileage car (as low as 5,000 kms).

+ Choose from a huge variety of cars for sale in Japan.

+ Easy to get a car that matches all your requirements.

+ Guarantee that the car is accident free

+ Pay in instalments clearing when the car arrives in Kenya.

+ We handle the importation process for you

+ We handle all KRA clearance for you.

+ Get a free, 3 month insurance cover.

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Demerits of Importing
– You have to wait for your new car to be shipped

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The vehicle generally outperforms its closest rivals like the Toyota Wish, Honda Freed, Mazda Premacy or 5, and Subaru Exiga.

It has the same design and size as the Mazda 5, with the only exceptions being the bonnet label and lower price.

The car is more spacious than the Wish and is not susceptible to gearbox malfunctioning like the Freed.  

You can bet that it does not develop the turbo issues present in the Exiga.

Its spare parts are available locally, though some people have raised concerns that some mechanical parts and sensors are difficult to find.

You can worry less since Kirinyaga road and industrial area spare shops offer these parts at a reasonable price. 

Other outstanding features of Lafesta include a Nissan intelligence key system, a reverse camera, a panoramic roof, and a Gps navigation system.

Read on to find more about the Nissan Lafesta for sale in Nairobi, Mombasa, Kisumu, and other towns in Kenya.

Key Benefits of Nissan Lafesta

  • Good fuel economy
  • Budget-friendly car
  • Spacious cabin
  • Locally available spare parts
  • Double sliding doors
  • Advanced safety features

Demerits of the Lafesta

  • Low ground clearance

Nissan Lafesta Price in Kenya - Mombasa, Nairobi, and Other Towns

Maybe you have searched for the Lafesta’s price from sites like Nissan Lafesta OLX Nairobi or JiJi and found it to vary from car to car. 

That’s because different car sellers in Kenya have their particular prices, and you can expect to pay on average the following: 


Nissan Lafesta Model

Estimated Price in Ksh

2017 Model

Ksh 1.51M

2018 Model

Ksh 1.65M


The Lafesta car prices in Kenya are affected by several factors like the vehicle’s mileage, engine type, year of manufacture, and dealer location. 

It can always increase or decrease and is often 10%-20% higher than importing a car from abroad. 

And luckily, gone are the days where you only had the option of buying your car from Lafesta car dealers in Kenya or a used Lafesta for sale by a Kenyan. 

But why would you want to buy a second-hand vehicle? That’s because it is cheaper than those from the showroom.

However, it is likely to break down sooner, making you incur repair costs that make it an expensive purchase in the long run. 

It might also be unwise to get your auto from a local Lafesta car dealer in Kenya due to different reasons.

For example, these dealers carry a limited stock, limiting your choice in terms of color, design, and features.  

That leaves you with the most optimal choice – importing your car from Japan and other source markets. can help you import your Lafesta or any other vehicle at an affordable rate. 

We are a professional brand renowned for helping people import both institutional and individual cars like BMW i8, Toyota Vios, Subaru XV

You can reach us at +254-728-308-043 whenever you require information about the car importation process

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The Lafesta has a Perfect Design and Comes in Different Colors

Nissan Juke Specs: Basic Specifications

We have listed the top Nissan Lafesta specs to help you have a better understanding of this vehicle:

  • Number of Seats:7
  • Drive Type: AWD/FF
  • Maximum Power: 129 – 150ps
  •  Engine Capacity: 1997 – 1998cc
  • Acceleration:0-100km/h 12.5 sec
  • Fuel Consumption:16 Km/l
  • Tank Capacity: 60 L

Nissan Lafesta for Sale in Mombasa – Maximum Power

The Nissan Lafesta Highway Star J has a maximum power of 150ps that helps it accelerate well. 

You can’t compare such power with the 70hs of Toyota Prius. And you will not experience steering distortion when accelerating.

Nissan Lafesta for Sale in Nairobi Kenya – AWD/FFA

AWD (all-wheel drive) helps the car avoid getting stuck when moving on slippery and rough roads. 

FF (front-wheel drive) setting gives your car fuel efficiency. The 2018 model comes with both AWD and FF settings.

Nissan Lafesta for Sale in Kenya – Fuel Consumption

The engine capacity determines the car’s consumption rate. 

You can expect to drive for about 16 km with every liter of petrol you add to Lafesta’s 60L tank.

Nissan Lafesta Review in Kenya – Engine Capacity

It comes with a powerful engine capacity of 2L. The engine is powerful enough to allow smooth acceleration without destabilizing the vehicle.

Nissan Lafesta Interior Review

The interior features have been designed to enhance the visibility and the passengers’ comfort. You can expect to enjoy the following features when you import this vehicle:

Comfort and Legroom 

Lafesta comes with three rows of seats, with the first row offering the driver ample space. 

Its seats are adjustable to enable the driver to choose the most comfortable seating position. 

The second row provides enough legroom for the adult passengers, while the third row is more suited for children and people of medium height. 

There is enough headspace for all the passengers.

Seats and Child Seat

Lafesta comes with seven seats that posit a theater-like seating style, with each row being gradually elevated to improve visibility. 

That means the third row is slightly higher than the second row, while the 2nd row is higher than the first one.

Boot Space 

This car can be turned into a cargo track by folding both the third and second-row seats. 

You only require folding the third-row seats if you carry a small piece of luggage and enjoy a comfortable ride.

Extra H2. Internal Features

The arrangement of the instrument panel is designed to provide the driver a cock-pit feel and experience.

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The Lafesta Adjustable Front Seats

Lafesta Exterior Review

Lafesta is available in different colors, including a sparkling black that depicts its sportiness. 

It has a horizontal chrome grille, a front aero bumper, and a side sill protector that emphasizes its wide stance and low center of gravity.

The model has impressive air intakes, rain sensors, the elegant shape of the headlights, and broad wheel arches that look stylish.

Nissan Lafesta Reviews - What Past Buyers are Saying

Here are some of the reviews from our previous clients who bought this car.

 George Ngugi

“Thank you, Bestcarforsaleinkenya, for helping me to import the Lafesta car. I use it as a cargo truck on a weekday and as a family car on the weekend.”

Racheal Omamo

“I needed a stylish yet convenient family car. My Lafesta is still perfect two years after I imported it.” 


“I am in the transport industry. I sold my Skoda Superb last year and wanted to replace it with a bigger car. The business has boomed since I imported Lafesta. I can transport people and their goods.”

 Nathaniel Mumo

“My wife is not a fan of cars. But she fell in love with my Lafesta the moment I brought it home. That can only mean that the car is good.”


“I don’t regret buying Lafesta three years down the line. It’s budget-friendly and reliable. Thank you Bestcarsinkenyaforsale, for helping me import it.”

Celina Elemeo

“I needed a car that would be convenient when traveling with my family from Nairobi to Turkana. Lafesta is powerful and reliable.”

Common Questions We Get About the Lafesta

We get a lot of questions from our customers and other car lovers about this vehicle. Here are some of these FAQs:

1. Is the Lafesta a Good Car?

Lafesta is a reliable and budget-friendly car. It can be used both as a personal car and a cargo truck.

2. How Many cc's is Lafesta?

This car has an engine capacity of 1997-1998cc, allowing it to supply power consistently.

3. How Much is Lafesta in Kenya?

The price of a new Lafesta latest model in Kenya can be as high as Ksh 2.0M. 

This may vary from one dealer to another based on various factors, including the dealer’s location, car mileage, among others.

4. How is the Stability Of the Lafesta Model?

It has a powerful engine that supplies enough power to the car consistently.

It remains balanced, and you will not experience steering distortion at high speed. 

5. Which Model of Lafesta is Best?

Lafesta Highway Star G is among the most stylish and has excellent functionality and supplemental restraint system, among other features. 

It is the most rated of these Lafesta models.

6. Is Nissan Lafesta Worth Buying?

It’s worth buying thanks to its budget-friendly price, spacious cabin, and locally available spare parts. 

You can use it interchangeably as a personal car or convert it to a cargo truck.