There is much anticipation in the Nissan SUV category and fans are excited about it. Nissan is about to release a redesigned version of the Armada. It has been 12 long years since this vehicle was last redesigned.
This newer version promises to have a fresh look. According to some reports making rounds, new Titan is also being redesigned and that these two models. The 2018 Armada and the New Titan might have the same platform but in different segments leading to numerous similarities and concurrent development of both SUV and truck. What exactly are the anticipated features of the new Armada?
2018 Nissan Armada – Exterior Body Changes and Interior Cabin Design
Starting with the exterior the 2018 Nissan Armada comes with body ratios similar to the Toyota Land Cruiser. But with the characteristic features of a Nissan that incorporate redesigned headlamps (with halogen beams and LED low beams) LED tail lamps.
Nissan’s V-motion grille trademark is part of the bargain. Expect running boards, dimly painted fender and two tone effect paint. The mirrors towards the door handles will feature chrome finishing for that elegant look.
In the interior, the Nissan Armada 2018 dashboard retains most of the instruments but then with an upgraded look. Seating arrangement caters for a three-row seating arrangement with the ability to flatten out seats to create more space for your luggage.
Basically, it means the SUV will have a seating capacity of five people. Anticipate finding fabric upholstery, a 13 speaker audio system, push-button motor starting and a rearview camera.
With its blind-spot treatment and notice, adaptive cruise-control, predictive forward-impact assist. Also, more expect this SUV to offer remarkable protection technologies.
2018 Nisan Armada – Engine Specs and Performance
The new 2018 Nissan Armada will make use of the same engine units as the current vehicle, just in case nothing is to change. With curb weights in the 5,600-6000 ponds. The SUV certainly will need the energy and power to cruise around effectively.
This implies a large 5.6-liter V8 engine meaning superb output figures. Handling and cornering this motoring machine will certainly be great despite its ability to generate 317 hp and a torque of 385 lb-ft. The maximum towing ability of the SUV is placed at an impressive 8,500 pounds.
The 2018 Nissan Armada s engine is paired with a 5- speed automatic transmission gearbox sending power to its front wheels. There is a high likelihood of having a manual gearbox version as well as an All Wheel Drive version offered in some of the trim levels of this SUV.
2018 Nissan Armada – Price and Release Date
Though the actual selling price of the 2018 Nissan Armada has not yet been released. It can safely be put at the range of its 2017 predecessor which has an MSRP of $50, 145.
Though the actual release date is still with the manufacturer, reliable rumors put it at some time in the first half of 2018. Fans are eager to see how this redesigned 2018 Nissan Armada SUV will perform both on the road. In the market as it competes for attention with similar vehicles in its class. For sure it promises to be a hit.