The 2017 Nissan Armada is the flagship model from a brand that has a reputation of manufacturing high quality luxury vehicles. The armada suv is no different, it offers a perfect mix of class and comfort. Ever since it’s initially made its appearance, this model has gone through several minor changes. Because of these upgrades and facelift, it is one of the best vehicles in SUV market.
2017 Nissan Armada – Body Styles Changes and other Options
Exterior of nissan armada 2017 has undergone a few changes as far as body styling is concerned. Its design makes it look sporty and classic at the same time. It will come with same shape as its predecessor. This 2017 Nissan Armada will be based on the same platform as that of Nissan Titan. It will be using lightweight materials like carbon and aluminum, which will result in better performance and fuel economy. New set of LED headlights will also be introduced to complement a pair of fog lights. This vehicle will be offering 20 or 22 inch alloy wheels.
Cabin of 2017 Nissan Armada is designed to offer the best possible comfort and space to the passengers. A touch screen upgrade will be provided and it will be bigger than previous control screen. It offers eight soft seats made of top quality leather to provide ultimate comfort. Along with plenty head space and leg space, increased cargo storage space is also offered. The roof comes with a sliding glass panel as well.
The 2017 Nissan Armada comes equipped with a high quality Bose sound system with excellent sound quality. Apart from obvious features like USB and Bluetooth connectivity, other prominent features include:
- Smartphone connectivity.
- Infotainment system with better touch screen.
- Safety air bags.
- Four Wheel Disc Brakes.
- Child Safety locks.
- Traction Control.
- Adjustable pedals.
2017 Nissan Armada – Engine Specification and Fuel Economy
As far as engine is concerned, there is no details revealed about specification of this SUV as of now. All the trim levels will be using the same engine unit. It will a 5.6 liter V8 engine under its hood. This unit is capable of generating approximately 317 HP along with 385 lb ft of torque. The Nissan Armada 2017 will be available in 2WD and 4WD variants. This model should also be more fuel-efficient, thanks to its reduced weight and new design, which offers better resistance friction. All the 2WD variants of SL, SV and Platinum is expected to offer approximately 13 mpg on city roads and 19 mpg for highway drive, while the 4WD variants offer 12 mpg on city roads and 18 mpg on highway.
2017 Nissan Armada – Release Date, Pricing Details and Competition
Nissan suv has not revealed any official information about this new 2017 Nissan Armada, but it is speculated that it will be released in second half of 2017. Similarly, there is no official details as far as pricing is concerned but it won’t differ much from previous model. Starting price of each model include:
- SV trim: $38,410.
- SL trim- $43,500.
- Platinum trim: $49,780.
The 2017 nissan armada will available in mainly three trim levels- the basic SV trim, mid-range SL and the range topping Platinum. All these trims will be available in both 4WD and 2WD variants. The main competitors for 2017 Armada include Ford Expedition, Mazda CX-9, Toyota Sequoia and Chevrolet Trax.