New 2016 Nissan Xterra is coming this year as a redesigned and improved model for the market. Nissan is going to present us with one of their best SUV’s that suffered some changes to be different than its predecessor.
This car is made on F-platform made by Nissan. It has a lot of similar features with the Frontier pick up and it will be a great car for people that want a long distance ride car that can also be driven on off road grounds.
It is said that this 2016 Xterra will have bigger dimensions to make it more stabile and to make it tougher. Its design will be done in such way to make it more comfortable and better for driving.
Changes will also be made to this car’s chassis and axle. If all of these rumored changes actually become true this car will be a powerful and great designed car.
2016 Nissan Xterra Engine and Specs
This car’s powertrain will be very good. Engine will be a 4.0 liter V6 engine that is able to produce 261 horsepower and 281 lb. –ft. of torque. So this car will be a beast under the hood.
There is no clear info about this engine but it is rumored to be Cummins diesel motor. No matter what, this car’s engine will be paired with five speed automatic transmissions or six speed manual transmissions.
FWD will be standard and it is expected that FWD will be offered. This car will be able to go from 0-100 km/h in 7.5 seconds and its fuel consumption will be around 16-17 mpg. This excellent SUV has 8.2 inches of ground clearance, which is very good for driving on poor roads and on off road drive.
2016 Nissan Xterra Design
As we said already biggest changes are related to chassis and axle. Chassis will be more powerful than before which will make this entire car seem more powerful. Besides that, bumpers will be made a bit larger and the company logo will be positioned on the grille.
Exterior changes include larger fog lamps, smaller grille than before and prettier headlight design. This car will also be heavier than before. This car will be 178.7 inches long, 74.9 inches high and 72.8 inches wide. As for the interior there will not be a lot of changes.
Interior will feature Bluetooth and USB port, 5 inch display, Nissan Connect and similar features. Inside will also have improved seats, rear camera and Pandora Link support for Audio system which are all new and added features.
2016 Nissan Xterra Release date and Price
This car will be released somewhere in the second half of 2015 and the price set for this car is ranging from $25.000 to $31.000.