Deliveries of the Nissan Kicks will commence in January, 2019.
Official bookings for the all-new Nissan Kicks compact SUV will be commenced from 14th December, 2018. The premium SUV from the Japanese carmaker is scheduled to go on sale in January 2019 and its deliveries will begin soon after its launch. Developed at the new Nissan Design Centre in Chennai, the compact SUV (India-spec) shares its platform with the Renault Duster – i.e. B0 architecture.
In India, the Nissan Kicks will take directly on the Hyundai Creta and the Renault Captur/Duster. Featuring locally-developed low-cost platform and sharing its powertrains, the premium SUV is likely to be priced quite competitively. Speculations suggest that it might come with a starting price of Rs 10 lakh and its range-topping trim could be priced around Rs 16 lakh. Read – Nissan Kicks Vs Hyundai Creta
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Official specifications of the Nissan Kicks are still under the wraps. Though, it’s likely to be made available with both petrol and diesel engines borrowed from the Nissan Terrano. That means, the petrol version will get a 1.5L K9K motor that’s good for 83.14bhp and 200Nm of torque. The diesel model will come with a 1.6L K4M unit generating 103bhp and 148Nm of torque. Check Out – Nissan Terra 7-Seater SUV Pictures & Details
If reports are to be believed, the Nissan Kicks will be packed with new-age technology and several segment-first features. The SUV will get Around View Monitor 360-degreen camera technology. Though, it will be restricted to the top-spec variant. Interestingly, the Kicks will also offer a telematics-enabled smartwatch that allows user to track vehicle’s speed and location anytime.
For connectivity purpose, there will be a high-end touchscreen infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto support. It will also get a part-digital instrument cluster with a digital display showing navigation and other functions.
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