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Why the Peugeot 504 is very popular in Kenya.

Kenyans love classic cars because of the good memories that they bring. If you ask of the most popular classic car in Kenya. Most people will mention the Peugeot 504. Even though it brags of outdated technology, its demand is quite high in Kenya.

During independence, the Peugeot 504 became popular in Kenya as it was adopted by government officials. It was also used by police officers and bank robbers. It is one of the best cars to be manufactured by Peugeot. Below are reasons why the Peugeot 504 is popular in Kenya.

1. Ground clearance.

During the nineties, most people considered ground clearance before purchasing a car. This is because most of the roads in Kenya were rough and impassable. The Peugeot 504 has a high ground clearance that makes it easier to maneuver in Kenya.

2. Reliability.

Before you decide to buy a car, it is important to consider its reliability. The Peugeot 504 proved to be very reliable with minimal maintenance costs. Its pare parts were easy to acquire as they were readily available.

3. Classy.

Anyone who owned a Peugeot 504 was considered rich and successful since it was expensive to acquire. It was also very fast and that is why most bank thieves preferred it.

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