Everyone has always been eager about the latest news in the world of Nissan and its upcoming models. The 2016 Nissan Frontier is no exception to this. The Nissan Frontier has been one of the most successful cars in the past few years but recently it had to compete with cars which were cheaper and better at fuel economy than the Nissan Frontier. Keeping this in mind Nissan has launched the new 2016 Frontier in their line of successful pickup trucks. Besides being called as Frontier this car is also known as Navara.
2016 Nissan Navara: Redesign Exterior and Interior
Biggest and most noticeable change in the new 2016 Nissan Frontier is the very design of the car. The new truck has a smoother and yet an aggressive and muscular body. This midsized pickup has been given a distinctive U-shaped radiator mesh style grille along with spoilers made out of carbon fiber material. The front bumper looks great and the hood has been given better aerodynamics. It has also been fitted with new LED daytime running lights along with beautiful looking fog lights. On the rear, tailgate and tail lights have been redesigned too. Along with looking good the change in exterior design means better aerodynamics which in turn will provide with better speed and mileage.
2016 Nissan Frontier interiors will also get major changes. One of them is the new seat made up of new materials which will stylish and high quality material. The front seats will also be heated. This new vehicle will also be equipped with automatic air conditioning, a premium audio system along with a 6 inch monitor, satellite radio, Bluetooth and so on.
2016 Nissan Frontier: Engine and Fuel Economy
New 2016 Nissan Frontier has been equipped with new engines to retain its legacy. Engine used will be a 2.8 liter Cummins diesel engine that will yield a power of 200 horsepower and torque of 350 lb-ft. This being a diesel engine is expected to be more fuel efficient and improve its efficiency by almost 35% in comparison to its current model. Transmission of diesel powered 2016 Frontier is most likely to be ZF eight speed automatic transmission. Gasoline burning model is likely to have a 2.5 liter four cylinder engine which is same as its predecessor, while the V6 engine will remain to be optional.
As with many other Nissan models this model will too be available at different trim levels: S, SL and SV. Due to 35% increase in fuel efficiency the mileage of 18 mpg for the current model will go up to 24-25 mpg for the new 2016 Nissan Frontier.
2016 Nissan Frontier: Release Date and Price
2016 Nissan Frontier’s exact release date is still unknown but it is rumored to be released around May 2015. New model with its improved fuel efficiency and modified looks coupled with the comfort for both driver and passenger is estimated to be in price range of $ 18 000 for base model and as high as $ 35 000 for high end luxurious model.