The Nissan Armada full-size SUV that is present on the US market since 2003 as a 2004 model. Since then, this model is going through smaller and larger processes of change and improvement. It was promoted design, various benefits and security systems. However, the biggest problem is poor fuel economy. According to some information, 2017 Nissan Armada will bring changes and improvements, is in this segment.
The new model will be based on the new generation Nissan Titan pickup truck models. New solutions and modern systems, with the new Titan, will be offered in the new Nissan Armada SUV. These changes were first announced in late 2013, but now it was time that plans are put into practice. During 2016 it is expected the appearance of a further new models. Consequently, 2017 Nissan Armada will mark the beginning of a new, second generation of this model.
2017 Nissan Armada Specs
The Armada is a full-size, eight-seat SUV. The large dimensions of vehicles provide exceptional roominess inside the vehicle, as well as a large towing capacity of up to 9,000 lb. Nissan Armada has four doors. The rear door handles are installed on the C pillar. Great spaciousness and amazing towing capacity, we recommend this model as an excellent choice every large families. Long trips are comfortable and safe, and a large number of entertainment systems make the journey unforgettable adventure.
The current model is equipped with a 5.6-liter DOHC 32-valve V8 engine with 317 horsepower at 5,200 rpm and 385 lb.-ft. of torque at 3,400 rpm. The engine is mated to a 5-speed automatic transmission with Tow/Haul Mode. The model is offered in SV, SL, Platinum and Platinum with Platinum Reserve Package trim levels. All versions are equipped with the same engine. Versions with the lower trim levels are available in RWD version, while the higher trim levels have AWD as standard. The problem of this engine is unsatisfactory economy. RWD versions have EPA rejtimg of 19 hwy/13 city mpg, while the version with AWD’s EPA rating of 18 hwy/12 city mpg.
The 2017 Nissan Armada should bring some improvement in this segment. The announcement of the redesign, modeled on the new Nissan Titan pickup, will enable the offer of the new powertrain. The announcement is a smaller displacement engine, which will raise the economy of the vehicle. This does not mean that the 2017 Armada lose any of their power and their capabilities. In addition, the new Titan has announced the 5.0-liter diesel engine Cummins. It would not be a surprise that a new generation of Armada SUVs offer this engine as an option.
The announcement, from August 2013, the company said that the new generation of the Nissan Armada, a version with hybrid drive. However, more information and wide specification of this model was not disclosed. If the company offers 2017 Nissan Armada Hybrid model, it will attract a large number of new customers.
Price of 2017 Nissan Armada
The starting price of the current model is $ 38.410. This is the price the model with SV trim level and RWD. The price of top models, with Platinum Reserve Package is a little less than $ 52,000. The price for the 2017 Nissan Armada should not differ from the price of the current model, drastically. Some sources say that the price of the new model range from about $ 40,000.