What are our customers saying about the Nissan Patrol Safari in Dubai
Zaid - When I went to buy a used Nissan Patrol Safari for sale in Dubai, UAE, I found loads on offer, but the GRX 4x4 instantly got me excited. Even though in 2014 trim the specs aren’t the best but the engine and a manual transition are perfect for the Dubai desert. Pros: Power, price and space. Cons: Options not good.
Mohammed - I had a tough choice between a second hand Patrol Safari or a used Land Cruiser, but the Safari won due to price, power and durability. Great cars for weekend trips and getting to my office and back. Highly recommend. Pros: Maintenance costs and engine. Cons: Interior features.
Chris - My pre owned import Nissan Patrol Safari came from Japan and serves as the ultimate off-roader for my family and I. It may look out of place, but maintaining the SUV is easy and doesn’t cost so much. Options are enough and due to its popularity, additional options can be added with ease. Pros: Engine, transmission and iconic styling. Cons: Nothing!
Five reasons to buy a Nissan Patrol Safari in Dubai, UAE
Although the powerful V8 from the Nissan Patrol isn't on offer, the 4800 VTC engine delivers enough power to get you through the desert or to work.
Japanese vehicles hold excellent resale value in the UAE and it’s not just limited to the region as export markets serve fruitful too.
Many owners report that it is virtually indestructible in turn leading to few and far between trips to the mechanic.
Even though the options don’t pack the wow factor, adding third party accessories is incredibly easy.
It does exactly what you need it to do with no ifs, ands or buts.
About the Nissan Patrol Safari
What gives these cars its own unique fan base is the fact that it retains the previous generations looks but utilises new features, materials and build specifications to keep those die-hard fans happy. Due to its easy to modify nature, these hold a multitude of accomplishments within the Desert racing scene and drag racing culture with some fans having Safari modes pumping out over 1000 horsepower!
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Even the years previous to this decade, the Safari name served as a trim level adding unique stickers and lettering and occasionally separate accessories.
Power is drawn from identical power units of the standard Patrol which is a six-cylinder 4-litre petrol engine mated to a manual gearbox.
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With the Patrol entering its second generation, the Safari marque continued and even became its own model in certain parts of the world such as Japan where the standard patrol wasn’t sold.
Taking on an identical boxy shape to sister SUV, fabric seats and manual accessories came as standard along with manual mirrors. Higher trim levels receive a radio tuner and air conditioning.
During this era, power comes from an inline six-cylinder petrol or diesel engine with various displacements. Power continues through a manual gearbox to all four wheels with an automatic, and rear wheel drive options join during this time.
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Continuing as an additional sticker, a few other countries started to receive the SUV as a model to take the place of the Patrol if not made available. Base options once again include manual accessories and fabric seats; higher trims receive electric mirrors, air conditioning, power locks, power windows, high-end sound system paired with a radio tuner, sunroof and leather fabric to cover the dashboard and seats.
The boxy design returned for a few more years but appears more refined and to give it a slight edge over its competitors, with a metal brush guard, trailer coupling and rear mounted spare tyre becoming optional extras. What Even a fuel can hold is offered.
Power is drawn from a six-cylinder engine with various displacements and fuel consumptions. Once again the automatic and manual transmission return as do the rear wheel and four wheel drive setup.
Want to buy a pre owned Nissan Patrol Safari for sale in Dubai, UAE? Prices start at AED 39,500.
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Entering its current generation, the boxy shape transformed into a rounder shape, and a range of new features was added to enhance loyal fan’s experience.
2005 models have a new face sporting new lights and fog lamps with rear lights growing ever so slightly.
In 2010, the Nissan Patrol Safari made its grand debut in the UAE as a fully fledged model continuing with the rounded box shape.
Base models come equipped with fabric seats, ABS, front airbags and a radio tuner with leather upholstery and a CD player being added to the options list if one wanted an enhanced experience. As the years progressed, cruise control, cool box and an AUX input were added to the options list.
Powering these models in the GCC is a 4.8-litre six cylinder petrol motor mated to either a 5-speed manual or 4/5 -speed automatic transmission. SUV models are available in two doors or four-door configurations as well as a two-door pickup version too.
Although in 2013 the “new shape” Patrol made its debut around the world as the Nissan Patrol Safari maintained it's shaped and continued with necessary specifications compared to the throbbing V8 flagship models. However, the Safari models continued to dominate the desert and garages of those for love camping.
Looking to buy used Nissan Patrol Safari in Dubai, UAE? Prices start at AED 25,000.