Nissan had introduced its first generation compact crossover X-Trail SUV in 2000. With some changes in this model, the manufacturer introduced a second-generation model that was based on Nissan C platform in 2007.
In its third generation model, the vehicle gained an increase in its length and considered as a mid-size crossover SUV that was introduced in 2013.
With the thought of addition of new features, 2017 Nissan X-Trail will be soon going to hit the showroom in the automobile market.
About 2017 Nissan X-Trail in the upcoming market
This model is expected to build on the same platform that is incorporated in its current model. Experts have reported that one can see many updates in its exterior design.
The front fascia will get changes in its grille and bumper design. No wonder, its front grille will offer its signature style in its class. The headlights will be placed slightly more angular to the hood. Also, the front bumper will get a mesh design to intake more air and foglights will be positioned at its both ends.
At its rear end, big taillights will be placed angled to the body. It means some part of the taillights can be seen from its side-view. Also, it will be divided into two parts where one portion will be attached to the tailgate. Rear fascia will offer a unique design to its tailgate.
As for coupe’s interior design, it will feature many luxurious features. The dashboard will be redesigned along with its center console. It also features Bose audio system, a Nissan connect system, dual-zone climate control and much more. Its seats will be fitted with high-end materials for better comfort where one can relax in different driving conditions.
First of all, safety features of the Nissan X-Trail 2017 will include blind spot detection, electronic brake distribution, ABS brake system, LED lighting system and much more.
2017 Nissan X-Trail – Modifications in the Engine
According to different reports, it is expected to occupy the same powerhouse in 2017 Nissan X-Trail. Under its hood, it will equip 2.5-liters, 4-cylinder supercharged engine. Also, it can produce a maximum power of 170 hp and 175 lb-ft. of maximum torque.
There is a possibility to get a Xtronic CVT as its transmission system. Finally, it has been tested to offer a fuel economy of 26 mpg in city, 33 mpg on highways and 28 mpg as combined.
2017 Nissan X-Trail – Expected MSRP, Availability, and Competition
According to different sources, it has been predicted that 2017 Nissan X-Trail will get a release at the mid of 2017. But buyers have to wait till the manufacturer reveals its actual release date when it will hit the showroom.
Enthusiastic buyers should hope for the best. Finally, the starting price of the 2017 Nissan X-Trail might go around $20,000. There is a possibility of a bit increase in its price that will depend on the inclusion of additional features.
This model still remains in the production house. Also, it is expected that 2017 Nissan X-Trail will get some rivals from other manufacturers that include Hyundai Santa Fe and Ford Kuga.