On the Internet we can find a large number of speculations about the improvement and advancement of Nissan’s crossover SUV model Xterra. However, all this speculation falling into the water, as the company announced that it would cease production of the model. Also, the company points out that there is no intention to develop a new model that would be the successor of Xterra SUV. 2016 Nissan Xterra will be available just long as there are supplies of manufactured vehicles, as well as 2015 model.
2016 Nissan Xterra Review
Nissan has announced that the company does not want to invest money in the development and improvement of this crossover SUV. Another important reason for the decision to suspend production , is drastic drop in sales Xterra SUV in 2014. So, without any improvements, changes and without a direct successor, this model goes down in history. 2016 Nissan Xterra will be sold as a 2015 model.
2016 Nissan Xterra –Design and Specs
The Nissan Xterra is an SUV based on the Nissan Frontier pickup truck model. It is set on the Nissan F-Alpha platform, and on the US market appeared in 1999 as a 2000 model. Since 2013, the US market, Xterra remains the only Nissan’s entry-level SUV. In the palette of crossover SUVs is located between Rogue and Murano models.
The current model, as well as the new 2016 Nissan Xterra, belong to the second generation of vehicles. The second generation is represented since 2005, and the last update occurred in 2014. Upgraded the systems of navigation and infotainment system. Also, in the higher trim levels, upgraded the details of the interior and exterior cosmetic details.
2016 Nissan Xterra will be offered with three different trim levels, X, S, PRO-4X. All versions are mounted on a set of 16-inch 6-spoke aluminum-alloy wheels and has 4 doors and room for five passengers. Also, for all versions is in charge, the same powertrain, 4.0-liter DOHC 24-valve V6 engine. The engine develops 261 hp at 5,600 rpm and 281 lb.-ft. of torque at 4,000 rpm. A version with 4×4 drive has a 6-speed manual transmission, while the version with FWD possess 5-speed automatic transmission. Average fuel consumption in the X and S version is 16 city/22 hwy mpg, while the PRO-4X version has a consumption of 16 city/20 hwy mpg. 2016 Nissan Xterra PRO-4X is a top and is equipped with a Hill descent control and hill start assist, Bilstein off-road performance shock absorbers and rack Road off-road lights.
Price of 2016 Xterra
Considering that the 2016 Nissan Xterra will be sold as a 2015 model, the price will be the same as of the current model. Nissan Xterra X costs $ 23.660, Nissan Xterra S has a price of $ 25.670, while the top version, the 2016 Nissan Xterra PRO-4X costs $ 30.590.