The brand new 2016 Nissan Xterra will surely be one of the most powerful Nissan SUV’s. It will be redesigned and improved in many segments.
Design of exterior of 2016 Nissan Xterra
2016 Nissan Xterra will be presented in its unique style, with powerful and boxy look and some small changes all over the body. It will continue to ride on the same architecture like the current model. It is the Nissan F – Alpha platform. According to some rumors, new model could also be heavier than its forerunner which, lately, is not the case with new models. When it comes to external changes, new Nissan won’t undergo some significant changes. However, we will notice some minor refreshments all over the body. First of all the mesh grille will be slightly smaller than before. The headlamps will be revised and equipped with LED lighting. The bumper will be large as before and the fog lamps will be a bit bigger. All in all, this SUV will be show great possibilities on any type of surface.
Design of interior and features
As far as the interior design is concerned, 2016 Nissan Xterra will be upgraded considering materials and some new tech features. It will get new covers for seats which will be comfortable. It will provide more cargo space as well. As for the equipment, it will get air conditioning, USB, Bluetooth, an AM/FM/CD player, keyless entry, navigation and cruise control. It will be provided with six airbags, a rearview camera, anti-lock brakes and so on.
Engine and horsepower
We still cannot say for sure what type of engine will power the new 2016 Nissan Xterra. However, some rumors claim that it will be a 4.0-liter V6 DOHC engine. This engine will be able to make 261 horsepower and 281 pound-feet of torque. It will be able to reach 60 mph in around 7.3 seconds. It should be mated to a six-speed manual or automatic gearbox. It will be offered with rear and all-wheel drive. With AWD, estimated fuel economy is 16 mpg in the city and 20 mpg on the highway. With RWD these number are 16/22 mpg in the city/highway drive.
Release date and price
2016 Nissan Xterra should hit the market in late 2015. As for the price, it should be around $25,000 for the base model and it will go up to $32,000.