Nissan Kicks is a 5-seater SUV that comes loaded with several comfort goodies.
Nissan Kicks premium compact SUV has finally been unveiled for the Indian market. The Japanese carmaker has confirmed that the SUV will go on sale early next year (possibly in January, 2019). Compared to the global model, the India-spec Kicks is longer and bigger and has been built on the B0 platform borrowed from the Renault Duster and the Captur. Nissan’s new compact SUV has developed at the new Nissan Design Centre in Chennai.
In India, the Nissan Kicks SUV will be made available with both petrol and diesel powertrains, which are likely to be borrowed from the Terrano. That means, the diesel variants will derive power from a 1.5L K9K unit generating power worth 83.14bhp at 3750Nm against 200Nm of torque at 1900rpm. The petrol models comes with a 1.6L K4M motor pushing out a maximum power of 103bhp at 5850rpm and 148Nm of torque at 3750rpm. Read – Nissan Kicks Vs Hyundai Creta
Nissan Kicks SUV Picture Gallery
Nissan Kicks is a 5-seater SUV that will be loaded with several comfort and connectivity features. It might get an 8.0-inch touchscreen infotainment system compatible to Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. The list of features might also include an instrument cluster integrated large colour MID and analogue speedometer, a flat-bottomed leather-wrapped steering wheel with controls, automatic climate control and start/stop button. Check Out – Nissan Terra 7-Seater SUV Pictures & Details
The Nissan Kicks SUV features sporty stance with elements such as a honeycomb grille with chrome surroundings, sweptback LED headlamps, a floating roof with dual tone paint job, shark fin antenna, R17, 5-spoke machined alloy wheels, pronounced wheel arches, large alloys, boomerang taillamps and muscular front and rear bumpers. Read – New Nissan Leaf Is Coming To India
Nissan’s new compact SUV uses multiple new components along with a high-level of localization that will surely help the carmaker achieve competitive pricing. In the premium compact SUV space, the Nissan Kicks will take directly on the Hyundai Creta and the Renault Captur.
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