Nissan Motor Company is a well-known brand that is known for immaculate designs and state of the art equipment in their automobiles. Nissan Patrol has been in production since the year 1951. Originally launched as a utility 4X4, Nissan Patrol has evolved into a full sized modern day sports utility vehicle. Nissan Patrol NISMO has been known for contemporary and premium interiors. 2018 Nissan Patrol NISMO is the latest version of high performing SUV originally introduced a couple of years ago. The modifications in this latest version are not expected to disappoint either.
The automaker may provide new color options in the 2018 version of this SUV. Modifications in Nissan Patrol NISMO 2018 include a new grille, a modified fender and ceiling track. LED lights will be used as the front and tail lamps. Top track will have metal content. There will be new modified sidelines which will be curvier. Hood will have a more streamlined shape to boost top speed and acceleration.
The interiors of the cabin look highly appealing. The seats are designed using premium high-grade leather. The steering wheel has a flat base. Equipment will include a 7 inches center system, satellite navigation system, touch sensitive screen, wood based sections, premium looking dashboard and a crisp audio system based on Bose sound system. The safety equipment will be standard such as side curtain airbags, 2 front air bags, a system for stability control, a warning system for lane departure, automatic braking mechanism, etc.
Power and Transmission
The engine performance of Nissan Patrol has always been top of the line and cutting edge. Two different engine variants will be provided in 2018 Nissan Patrol NISMO. The first variant is an eight cylinder engine with a 5.6-liter displacement. The engine will be coupled to a motor. The combination will deliver a power of 317 HP and a torque of 358 lb-ft.
The second engine will be a turbocharged engine which will deliver a power of 400 HP and a torque of 413 lb-ft. Expect a 6 speed or 7-speed automatic transmission system coupled with manual settings. All wheels drive (AWD) and front wheels drive (FWD) variants should be offered. The Nissan Patrol NISMO 2018 can go as high as 200 mph (approximately) with a 0-60 mph acceleration of under six seconds. Test models, however, raked up lower figures but Nissan still has time before its big release.
2018 Nissan Patrol NISMO Competitors
Nissan’s new addition may face rivalry from the like of: Land Cruiser by Toyota, GMC Yukon and Expedition by Ford.
Expected Price and availability
This SUV is expected to be priced at a whopping $45,000 for base model. Higher variants may cost a bit more. This Sports Utility Vehicle should be available for purchase in second quarter of 2017.
2018 Nissan Patrol NISMO will offer exhilarating top speed and quick acceleration. The design looks athletic and the interiors look premium.The price is extremely high which means that this lavish SUV is not for everyone.