Nissan Xterra is one beast car of the maker. This has got a powerful engine as well as a build quality. This vehicle is undergoing a facelift for the time being, and the maker claims it to be the most exciting car of 2016. Several upgrades are being performed in 2016 Nissan Xterra version. In terms of engine, few modifications of tuning and other operations will be performed. Just the mere sight of this 2016 Nissan Xterra drives on crazy.
2016 Nissan Xterra: Redesign and Features
Front damper is extended to a large portion of the body, and so much safety is provided to car body. Damper has got a special layer of protection in bottom center of it which is of different material. Headlights are square in shape and have got high quality reflectors. Indicator lamps are sleek and long and are fitted in corners inside headlight box. There is fog lamps also of small radius fitted in two corners of front damper.
A foot board is provided in this vehicle for easy stepping in and out of it. These are few of those additions Nissan provides for which they have gained good customer repute. Wheels have been replaced in 2016 Nissan Xterra, which can now withstand more pressure than before. Alloy wheels are now covered with thick spokes that also provided strength to wheels. SUVs like Xterra need to drive through rough and difficult surfaces often, and so chassis and suspension needs to be strong enough.
Suspension is important because it provides comfort and helps protect few machineries of car that could have been damaged due to a vigorous shake. Ground clearance Nissan Xterra is high enough to recommend this car officially for off road drive. There are many SUVs in the market that have got low ground clearance. But it must be remembered by makers that the sole purpose of SUVs is to travel through difficult surfaces.
2016 Nissan Xterra: Engine Specs
Three row seating is provided in 2016 Nissan Xterra, and it can hold a maximum of seven passengers. This estimation has been done considering grown up adults. Beyond this figure, there might be discomfort in seating. This car has got touch screen, praise worthy sound system, Bluetooth, Pandora Link for internet radio and iPhone connectivity, etc. As far as specifications of the engine are concerned, 2016 Nissan Xterra has got a 4.0 liter engine V6 as its base version. This engine can produce power of about 261 HP with a torque of 281 lb ft.
This engine is impressive compared to a base engine specification. In all probability, Nissan Xterra will be getting Cummins diesel engine in 2016 version. Speed transmission of Xterra is six with manual transmission and five with automatic transmission. Automatic transmission is preferred by most people at present for its high comfort level.
2016 Nissan Xterra: Release Date and Price
It takes about 7.3 seconds time for this car to reach 60 mph from 0. Few of the main competitors of this vehicle are Jeep Cherokee, Toyota FJ Cruiser, and Jeep Wrangler. Price of 2016 Nissan Xterra has been fixed at around $ 24 000 for the base version and will reach up to $ 31 000 for the highest version.