The Japanese automobile manufacturer announced the second generation model at the 2015 North American Auto Show, the new 2017 Nissan Titan. The new truck will get serious modifications in all aspects in order to compete with other full-size pickup trucks out there. With a powerful engine, and stylish exterior and interior design, the new model will definitively attract the attention of many.
2017 Nissan Titan – Exterior and Interior Design:
The new Nissan pickup truck will get a new name Warrior, that will base on the F-Alpha platform. This platform involves the use of strong materials, but light ones, and top-notch technologies among other desirable automobile features. The truck is thus expected to be stronger and more convenient. The entire body will look aggressive with pronounced aerodynamic features.
Notable features on the front side of 2017 Nissan Titan include a trapezoidal mesh grille, singular LED headlights, and a modified bumper. The rear side will also have LED lights and a redesigned bumper. Other highlights on the exterior include well-positioned fender outskirts, attractive side skirts, stylish side mirrors and 32-inch alloy wheels.
When it comes to the interior, 2017 Nissan Titan will have a more spacious cabin than the outgoing model. The automaker is expected to develop three cabin styles: single cab, crew cab, and king cab. Whichever the cabin style, the new Nissan truck will have comfortable Altima & Rogue seats. A heating and ventilation system will feature in the seats. The vehicle will also have a sunroof, power adjustable pedals, wide-opening doors, spray-in bed liner and a well-sectioned cargo box.
Latest technological features are highly expected in the new Nissan pickup truck. There will be a good-quality infotainment system supported by a number of connectivity features. Some of the connectivity features include Bluetooth, USB, and Smartphone. Other tech features include navigation system, pro 4X off-road package, DVD player, Rockford Fosgate audio system and XM Satellite radio.
Safety features of 2017 Nissan Titan truck include the basic and advanced ones. There will be side bags, seat belts, traction control, vehicle dynamic control, anti-lock brakes, rear sonar warning system, hill-start assist and trailer sway control.
2017 Nissan Titan – Engine and Competition:
The pickup truck will come with powerful engine options. The one of the engines will be a 5.0-liter turbo diesel V8, capable of generating 390 hp. The 5.0-liter engine will be connected to a 6-speed automatic transmission. The other engine will be paired with a 5-speed automatic transmission system. Drive options include rear-wheel and four-wheel. With high torques, the engines are expected to give the truck a high towing capacity. Fuel consumption will be around 13 mpg in the cities and 18 mpg on the highways.
2017 Nissan Titan – Price and Expected Release:
Starting price of the upcoming Nissan pickup truck will be around $37,000. Premium trim variants will sell as high as at $48,000. The release date is expected by the end of 2016. Most markets outside the US will be selling the new Titan by the second half of 2017.