As crossovers are getting popular in the market, the Japanese auto manufacturer, Nissan, has seen the 2006 Dualis (in Japan and Australia) model grow to Qashqai in the 2014 release. This is an SUV that has been popular for its provision of great looks, the SUV height feeling at a good price.
Manufactured in Europe the crossover is one of the most popular SUVs in the Nissan line. It comes at an affordable price and it is considerably economical to maintain. It is built at Nissan Motor Manufacturing UK, Sunderland. The 2018 Nissan Qashqai is the next crossover that the UK firm is bringing aboard.
2018 Nissan Qashqai – Exterior Body Changes and Interior Cabin Design
In recent times face lifting has been working in a great to improve the overall beauty of many cars. The 2018 Nissan Qashqai is expected to come with a distinguished look in the forward-facing part of the SUV. Some new collection of looks could be done on the side and the top of the car. A bigger guard is expected in the new version and a more extensive flame uproar for a better stream of air.
The exterior redesign is expected to give the car a more forceful look. It is expected to come in sharper and more contemporary looks building on an improvement of the previous model. The 2018 model will include LED daytime running fronts lights that are light-infused. More to it will be an altered V-shaped front badge border in addition to a sculptured bonnet. 19 alloy wheels are a major of the expected highlights of the new model.
The Nissan Qashqai 2018 has a more promising interior. Counting a 7-inch touchscreen, a satellite navigation feature, and a website traffic tracking system, the car is expected to bring its interior to live more than ever before. The 2018 Nissan Qashqai has also been said to include rain sensing wipers and dual zone climate.
Additionally, more to be expected will be a remote keyless access option and a spectacular glass roofing. Just like previously, a simple cabin is cool and the night driving is made fun by the coming aesthetic touch of red ambient lights under the gear stick surrounds.
2018 Nissan Qashqai – Modifications in the Engine
There is not any absolute clarity on the engine information about any of the Nissan Qashqai yet-to-be-released models. Measuring from the current threshold, the choice for the petrol engine is either the DIG-T 115 or the more powerful DIG-T 163. Also,featuring turbocharging a Stop/Start System which optimizes power output and fuel efficiency. The DIG-T163 brings out 240Nm of torque.
With 6-speed manual transmission, the car is always in the right gear for optimal performance and economy. With the DIG-T 115 engine, automatic transmission keeps the car right for a smooth acceleration and optimum fuel consumption. For the diesel option dCi, 110 powertrain is the most efficient diesel engine ever offered in the Nissan Qashqai. The more powerful dCi 130 comes with a balance between optimal performance and economical fuel consumption.
Also, this being the threshold, more power is expected of the 2018 Nissan Qashqai without contradicting the current trend of fuel efficiency in all SUV models.
2018 Nissan Qashqai – Release Date and How Much will Cost?
In conclusion, the 2018 Qashqai is expected to debut by the end of 2017. Also, several reports point to a 107-2017 European launch. Finally, the price for the 2018 Nissan Qashqai model is expectedly starting at 23, 000 relying on current exchange rates.