The new body design of the third generation of the crossover Nissan Htreyl (Nissan X-Trail) aroused motorists a lot of emotions that resulted in heated discussion on relevant forums.
Appearance of a new model of Japanese crossover praised and criticized at the same time, but … the car is of interest for all, and genuine. No joke, the Japanese manufacturer at the change of generations in one fell swoop and took out almost an SUV – the second generation Nissan X-Trail (we mean serious look predecessor) has launched almost a copy of the new Nissan Qashqai.
This marketing approach is logical and understandable: first, the second generation X-Trail (T31) made its debut back in 2007 and, of course, managed to grow old, and secondly, according to the development strategy of the Japanese brand, the exterior car company must be firm and easy recognizable. So all Auto News Nissan crossover line strongly resemble each other, starting with the second-generation Nissan Qashqai and third-generation Nissan X-Trail, ending with the new generation Nissan Pathfinder and Nissan Murano. Remains or take a new design, or look for a more brutal crossovers from other manufacturers.
By itself only add that live new Nissan X-Trail looks more attractive, dignified and courageous than the photo. The choice of colors for coloring the body consists of the eight finishes: metallic – silver, gray, olive, amber and dark blue, pearl – white and black, red is not metallic.
Outer dimensions of the new body Nissan X-Trail (T32) 2015-2016 year 4640 comprise mm in length, 1820 mm in width, 1715 mm in height, with a 2705 mm wheelbase and ground clearance of 210 mm (clearance). Track front and rear wheels 1575 mm tires are 225/65 R17 or 225/60 R18 exclusively for alloy wheel rims size 17-18, as an option can be ordered wheels 225/55 R19 with a new design pattern discs.
Compared with its predecessor (body T31), a new generation of crossover (body T32) was added to the length of 5 mm, the size of the wheelbase increased by as much as 75 mm in width new crossover added 30 mm, and even became 15 mm higher.
Specifications Nissan X-Trail (Ikstreyl) (T32) 2015-2016
There is the presence of two types of drive – 2WD and four-wheel drive 4WD (ALL MODE 4x4i). Specifications of Nissan X-Trail include the availability of the new platform Common Module Family with fully independent suspension architecture (MacPherson strut front, rear mnogoryichazhka), electric power steering with variable characteristics, front and rear disc brakes with ABS, EBD and Nissan Brake Assist ( Brake Assist). Under the hood of the Nissan Autonovelties can be set to one of three four-cylinder engines.
New diesel engine for Nissan X-Trail (model R9M) – 1,6-liter (130 hp 320 Nm), mated to a 6 speed manual and a drive system 4WD. Crossover curb weight 1580-1610 kg accelerates to 100 mph for 11.0 seconds, top speed of 186 mph, diesel consumption according to the manufacturer from 4.8 liters on a suburban highway to 6.2 liters in the city, with an average of 5, 3 liters. Gasoline engines have got a new generation of crossover Nissan X-Trail from its predecessor, but have been modernized and become a little more powerful and more economical.
2.0-liter (model MR20) produces 144 hp and 200 Nm, the engine is mated to a 6 speed manual (CVT CVT). Cars are equipped with a manual transmission and front-wheel drive 1482 kg mass from zero to 100 mph in 11.1 seconds, top speed of 183 mph, the consumption of gasoline in the passport: 6.6 liters -trassa, 8.3 liters – mixed cycle, 11.2 -litra – city. For pre-2.0-liter version can be ordered as a front-wheel drive 2WD, and full 4WD. 2.5-liter engine (model QR25) now generates 171 hp and 233 Nm of torque and comes with all-wheel drive and 4WD CVT CVT. The most powerful motor provides dynamics to the first hundred in 10.5 seconds and a top speed of 190 mph. Fuel consumption is according to the manufacturer in an urban setting at least 11.3 liters, with an average fuel consumption of 8.3 liters.
Complete set Nissan X-Trail (Ikstreyl) 2015-2016
If the exterior design to the Nissan X-Trail T32 questions and there was plenty, the interior design and organization of interior space will please motorists. Modern, stylish and beautiful instrument panel with color 5-inch screen on-board computer, multifunction steering wheel is new, neat and tidy front panel and center console.
Second row meets a huge stock of legroom, the ability to move the split rear sofa along the interior, increasing the space for passengers or luggage compartment sizes, and adjust the angle of the backrest. However, the luggage compartment has been less than its predecessor, but now … Nissan X-Trail can be ordered with a third row of seats.
Cargo Volume 5 seater version with a standard seating position – 550 liters in seven-seat version of the 135 liters behind the back of the third row to 445 liters when folded backside of the last row.
As a standard for the new generation Nissan X-Trail 2015-2016 model year manufacturer promises ABS, ESP, HSA, ATC (active system of directional control), 6-Th airbags, keyless access and starting Salon engine button, foglights, electric handbrake, light and rain sensors, rear parking sensors, electric windows, power heated exterior mirrors and automatic folding mode, power tailgate, color multifunction 5-inch screen, heated front seats, steering wheel muttifunktsionalnoe adjustable for height and depth and knobs PPC, 40:20:40 folding rear seat with adjustable angle, sliding rear row of seats, glove box and the box armrest with heated and cooled.
In richer trim observe the presence of HDC (aid system on the slopes), AEB (engine braking system is active), ARC (control system of the bodywork), BSW (Blind Spot Monitoring System), MOD (detection system of movable objects), HBA (automatic Switching over to the passing beam), LDW (ryadnosti motion control system), LED LED headlights (low and high beam), the actuator driver (6 directions) and passenger (4 directions) seats, multimedia complex NissanConnect 2.0 with a 7-inch touch screen (music, navigation, sky cameras), panoramic sunroof with electric drive, leather-trimmed seats.
Test drive a new generation of the Nissan X-Trail 2015-2016
Tests conducted by auto journalists revealed that the suspension crossover Nissan X-Trail has become more dense and rigid, less body roll in corners and swinging during the crossing of the irregularities. Also, worth noting is a highly informative steering, reducing windage body and better noise and sound insulation interior. Actually in the city driving mode the computer cars with 2.5-liter engine and CVT provides fuel consumption data for at least 13,5-14,0 liters, but the new 1.6-liter diesel engine in city traffic really allows almost meet the stated manufacturer 6.2 liters, 6.5 liters on the fact (an excellent indicator for crossover weighing more than 1.5 tonnes).