The new 2016 Nissan Patrol is the newest luxury SUV to be released by Nissan. This is set to have some of the best features that have been included in an SUV by the Japanese Manufacturer. This car has some futuristic design details that enhance its performance especially over rough terrains but also interior features that make being in the car a pleasant experience. This car was designed to weather the driving conditions in places like the Middle East which is whether it will first be available. This is the sixth incarnation of the Nissan Patrol and a lot of customers who love this model have been decrying the reasons for launching it only in the Middle East. The Japanese Manufacturers has alluded to the fact that where there is a demand they might be able to supply, especially in places where this model will be able to showcase its superior design.
2016 Nissan Patrol – Unique Feature
From the outside, the 2016 Nissan Patrol looks like a sophisticated SUV. It is not boxy as some SUV’s tend to be nor does it look like a Beefed up sedan like other manufacturers make their SUV’s to look like. It has clean line and it looks sleek with features like new prominent front grille, nice rounded Built-in LED headlights, fog lights and LED taillights. The new 2015 Nissan Patrol has improved their wheels, replacing them with tubeless tires and custom fit tire covers.
The interior of the 2016 Nissan Patrol is both stylish and comfortable. It has seats covered with premium leather upholstery available in different colors to suit different tastes. There are wood and chrome accents in the finishing and a calf skin leather wrapped steering wheel. Nissan has paid attention to details when it comes to the interior and they have made sure that there is ample space in the car. Some of the interior features include: two zone climate controls with multi-level heating or cooling front seats. The cabin console has a seven inch LCD touch- screen. It also comes equipped with remote engine start, a push start button, a telescopic steering wheel, power lock, parking sensor s and ABS brakes. The car also has premium 13-speaker BOSE audio system, DVD entertainment system and Bluetooth connectivity. The 2016 Nissan Patrol has been fitted with a lot of electronic and entertainment features some of which were not even announced and more being listed as optional extras.
Nissan has improved the safety features in the 2016 Nissan Patrol. They have included feature like the Hydraulic body motion control, lane departure sensors, Hill assist system and electronic rear locking differential. These safety features will make driving a pleasure and make passengers feel even safer.
2016 Nissan Patrol – Whole Power Unit
The car is said to be in production built Nissan has been secretive about the technical specifications of the car. Rumor has it that the car could have one of two engine options:
- A 5.6-liter V8 engine that can produce 317 horsepower and 385 lb-ft of torque. It will either work with a 5-speed automatic transmission or a 7-speed transmission which will make switching to 4-wheel mode possible.
- 5.6-liter V8 engine that can generate 428 horsepower and 413 lb-ft of torque that works with a 7-speed automatic transmission.
- The new engine has been designed for better fuel consumption an runs on petrol.
2016 Nissan Patrol – Release Date and Price
2015 came and went with people still expecting to see the latest Nissan Patrol on the market. The car is still pretty much a concept car anywhere else except in the UAE where it is available for AED 165,000 ($45,000) to AED 220,000 ($60,000).