A Nigerian Governor's expensive Mercedes-Benz G-Wagon engulfed in fire in an executive convoy in Lagos. The Ekiti Governor was reported unharmed as he was not inside the vehicle at the time of the incident. No casualty was recorded.
The rugged offroad SUV caught fire in Lagos on Tuesday during the Governor's visit. Spokesman to the Governor, Lere Olayinka stated the vehicle was went ablaze while in motion. No reason was given for the cause of the fire. Reportedly, the Governor is grateful to God that no casualty was recorded and expressed gratitude to those who helped put out the fire and bring the situation under control.
Worth more than $122,400, the 2017 Mercedes-Benz G-Class is Mercedes most expensive and luxurious offroad model lineup. It is ranked very high among top SUVs in the auto market.
However, it's not a totally-appealing vehicle to all class of individuals. To some, it's too rugged and not comfortable to ride; to others, it's the best for bragging rights and road rage.