2016 Nissan Qashqai
One of the most selling models in the crossover SUV class, the Nissan Qashqai is expected to be redesigned with some improvements and come as an ideal crossover for those drivers looking for a great combination of performance and fuel economy. The 2016 Nissan Qashqai will be released as a stylish looking vehicle equipped with technological features and offering an exciting ride along with comfort.
2016 Nissan Qashqai Interior and Exterior
A great attention will be paid to the interior of the new model to improve it in such a way that the vehicle looks attractive. A longer body and the spacious interior room will facilitate newer and improved features in the cabin. Seats are enhanced for better comfort of passengers during long rides. Upholstery with premium quality leather make the seats which are foldable. Other interior features include movable panoramic sunroof, large touch screen, satellite and HD radio, Bluetooth connectivity, leather wrapped steering wheel, double piston shock absorbers, anti-lock braking system, upgraded infotainment system and others. Safety features like blind spot monitoring, lane departure warning, rear view camera, front collision alert system, traffic sign recognition system, stability control, double front side airbags, front and side airbags and lane departure warning system ensure safe driving.
The new 2016 Nissan Qashqai is supposed to feature a bold design with numerous changes that make it an attractive option in the SUV market. The exterior design will be based on the Nissan’s ‘C’ platform that will impart it a lightweight and stiff body. The new model will be adorned with daytime running LED lights while the higher trim levels will possess angular LED automatic headlights and advanced LED tail lights. It has a sharp front with wider body and lower ground clearance. Perfectly carved curves and clean lines complement the look. The vehicle also powers 19 inch innovative alloy wheels and five doors to enhance the aerodynamic look of the SUV. Other exterior features include two vertical chrome frames on grille and redesigned rear roof spoiler and bumper.
2016 Nissan Quashqai Engine Specifications
The compact crossover SUV model, 2016 Nissan Qashqai is intended to come in choices of four powertrains. The first of these is likely to be a 1.2 liter 4 cylinder turbocharged engine capable of producing 116 hp and 140 lb-ft of torque. The second unit will be a 1.6 liter 4 cylinder dCi producing 110 hp and 250 nM of torque. The third will be a 1.6 liter 4 cylinder unit with 131 hp and 236 pd-ft of torque. The last engine choice is a 2 liter 4 cylinder gasoline unit generating about 142 hp and 200 nM of torque. The standard model will have front wheel drive and option for all wheel drive will be available. The engines will be paired with CVT and six speed manual transmission.
2016 Nissan Quashqai Price and Release Date
The new model of Nissan Qashqai will be released in the first half of 2015. The price of the base model will range between $29,000 and $46,000 depending on the features and engine chosen.