Nissan yesterday unveiled the brand new Nissan Navara pickup in a world digital premiere. The pickup, often known as the Nissan Frontier in Mexico and South America, will likely be in-built South Africa, as a part of the Nissan Subsequent transformation plan for Africa.
“For the primary time in historical past, the total mannequin line-up of the subsequent era Navara will likely be produced on residence soil, made in Africa for Africans,” stated Shinkichi Izumi, managing director of Nissan South Africa and sub-Saharan Africa. “I’m immensely proud that we now have overcome adversity and the consequences of Covid to achieve this milestone and convey this superb pickup to our plant in Rosslyn. With this main R3-billion funding, Nissan is constant to actively pursue the Nissan Subsequent transformation plan in Africa.”
The brand new Navara comes with many leading edge applied sciences, together with an array of Nissan Clever Mobility options and security techniques.
“We packaged the brand new mannequin with a full set of superior applied sciences to guarantee enhanced dynamic efficiency on- and off-road, in addition to security and luxury ushering in a brand new age of toughness, tech, and peace of thoughts,” stated Ashwani Gupta, Nissan’s chief working officer. “For our prospects it means confidence, driving pleasure, practicality and delight of possession.”
Nissan offered the next data on the brand new Navara:
Since its introduction in 1985, the Navara nameplate has conquered excessive places from the dunes of the Sahara Desert and the jungles of Thailand to the mining areas of Chile in South America situated at 4,000 meters above sea degree. The pickup’s robust body-on-frame building permits it to deal with troublesome on- and off-road situations, giving drivers better freedom to go wherever with confidence. It’s a dependable companion for patrons to go on adventurous journeys, carry out labor-intensive jobs, and tackle any terrain.
The Navara now comes with a extra extroverted and athletic design, a quieter and extra comfy inside, in addition to suspension tuning to improve its on- and off-road dynamic driving efficiency. The pickup additionally options an elevated payload capability, with the Navara one-ton pickup now delivering best-in-class payload capability as much as 1.2 tons.
Juxtaposing the pickup’s robust character is a major improve in tools supported by a set of superior Nissan Clever Mobility applied sciences. These upgrades prioritize comfort and security for prospects’ peace of thoughts, with out compromising the car’s wonderful driving efficiency, substantial towing functionality, sturdiness and total reliability.
Additional elevating the pickup’s rugged character is the introduction of the PRO-4X grade – a primary for the Navara nameplate. PRO-4X presents an much more spectacular, eye-catching fashion to attraction to excessive journey lovers who crave an escape from the each day routine. The brand new look of PRO-4X grade will likely be obtainable throughout world Nissan pickup line-up.
New rugged design, enhanced inside consolation
“Whereas pickup prospects need their new automobile to look contemporary and spectacular, they don’t allow us to sacrifice performance within the title of favor,” stated Ken Lee, senior design director for pickups and body SUVs. “Geared up with the newest superior applied sciences the brand new mannequin includes a very recognisable, iconic look, however it’s now extra imposing in nature with its excessive command construction, new interlocking body grille and new high-tech, squared C-shaped headlamps.”
The Navara options new, high-tech C-shaped quad LED projector headlamps, rising brightness and including a degree of sophistication to the rugged design. On the again, seamless signature LED taillights with vivid chrome element in between present a formidable look. This elevated brightness creates one other layer of security for patrons driving in nighttime.
Inside, the brand new Navara includes a considerably improved quietness, because of the elevated quantities of sound deadening insulation and laminated windshield and entrance home windows, additional lowering the stress for each driver and passenger. Moreover, the pickup’s entrance is now extra handy and driver-oriented. This features a new Nissan steering wheel and improved styling of the instrument panel highlighting the 8-inch navigation display and a 7-inch larger decision TFT display.
The brand new Nissan Navara will likely be obtainable in eight exterior colours, with two new colours (Orange Brown and a brand new shade of grey, developed for the PRO-4X grade) obtainable in all markets with gentle grey, grey and black material or leather-based inside (choices will range by market).
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