The new vehicle Nissan X-Trail 2016 is designed under the joint venture of Renault and Nissan. Also, According to Nissan, it will be known by name Rogue in the North America. There will not be much of changes in this model, unlike its predecessors. Its previous versions had already gone through many changes, but this is a completely redesigned model. This seven seated vehicle, Nissan X-Trail 2016 will be comfortable to fit 7 adult passengers and thus can be a very popular family vehicle.
Nissan X-Trail 2016: Redesign Exterior and Interior
With a new style and crossover design, this new redesigned SUV is going to come with three trims S, SV, and SL. This model will be released with different names in different countries with in terms of design layout, but a facelift will be there for sure. According to rumors, the both S, and SV models may be offered with optional third seats row whereas the SL trim model will come with standard two rows seats. Also, there is a possibility of this vehicle to avail 17 or 19 inches wheels to either of the versions.
As far as its interior is concerned, the parts have heavy artillery as compared to its previous model. It is expected that this new Nissan X-Trail 2016 SUV may come-up with only a few interior changes. The predicted rumor says that the new SUV may get SV and SL like premium family packages.
The interior features include keyless entry with central locking system, fabric seat covers, Bose powered new audio system, air conditioning, electric mirror, power steering, remodeled Nissan’s improved Connect system, cruise control and dual zone automatic climate control. However, the other safety features will include, blind-spot detection, electronic-brake distribution, brake assist, ABS braking and air bags including optional side air-bags as well.
The inner side of Nissan X-Trail 2016 will have more space, panoramic view of glass roof, rear-view camera, power front-seats, dual-zone automatic climate control, navigation system, leather seats and better entertainment system. Its exterior features won’t have too many alterations. Its front and rear body layout remain unchanged, but it will come with additional styling cues packages and paint finishes along with LED projector, headlamps, fog-lamps, LED-daytime running light.
Nissan X-Trail 2016: Engine and Fuel Economy
According to assumptions, the new model X-Trail may come with similar engine under its hood like seen in its previous version. The base model of Nissan X-Trail 2016 will be powered by supercharger 4-cylinder 2.5L engine that develops 170bhp and 175lb/ft of torque output. This engine is combined with Xtronic CVT and will not be offered with manual transmission.
The CVT will send power to the front-wheel drive and four-wheel drive as an optional package. Also, it will have nice fuel economy such as 26 mpg in city and 33 mpg in highways. Combined at both places will target 28 mpg. Perhaps this model may come with electric-hybrid power-train that will also have lower fuel economy.
Nissan X-Trail 2016: Release Date and Price
It is expected that the Nissan X-Trail 2016 may cost slightly more if the basic model comes with hybrid features. Also for base trim-level, the price may be around $ 23 000, but it will be expensive depending upon the type of model.