Having been initially launched in the year 2005 the Nissan Xterra is an SUV of its class and design. Since then it has provided off-road capabilities than any other SUV in the same segment. The manufacturer anticipates a massive sale upon its release and to achieve this; some redesign has been enhanced. One of the notable updated key features is the suspension of the car that not only provides the user with ambient comfort but also increases the durability and the performance of the 2017 Nissan Xterra. There shall be three trim models of this SUV namely the X, the S and the PRO-4X trim.
2017 Nissan Xterra – Exterior and Interior Changes
The SUV has the following dimensions; 178.7-inches in the overall length, 72.8-inchs in width and a height of 74.9 inches. The wheelbase of the 2017 Nissan Xterra now measures 106.3-inches and the ground clearance measures 8.2-inches, this provides the car for better off-road performance and handling. On the front side of the vehicle is a new grille and improved LED headlights, the LED technology utilizes energy efficiently and provides a better vision for driver during the night. The body has new enhanced skid plates, and it is anticipated that the 2017 Nissan Xterra shall ride on 16-inch steel wheels and also available are all season tires and an underbody-mounted spare tire and a full-size non-matching spare tire. The doors are fitted with fixed liftgate window while a rear lift gate door is also available.
For the safety of the occupant, the 2017 Nissan Xterra is installed with the following unique features; seatbelts, airbags both front and side airbags, rear and front headrest, tire pressure monitoring system, an anti-theft alarm system with remote control functionality, seat anchors, and an engine immobilizer.
The inside of the 2017 Nissan Xterra there are two-row seats and the rear seats are collapsible and provide an enlarged cargo space when needed. The seats are wrapped in premium cloth, and the front seats assume a bucket shape for enhanced comfort. The power features that are available include a keyless power door lock and a one-touch power windows. For the convenience and comfort of the users, these features are available; power steering, air conditioning, overhead console, cruise control, rear cup holders, and an adjustable steering wheel. The infotainment systems include; an audio system, Bluetooth connectivity, LCD touchscreen display, and a USB connectivity for the entertainment of the users.
2017 Nissan Xterra – Modification Under the Hood
The engine option available for the Nissan Xterra 2017 is a 4.0 L V6 engine capable of generating maximum power of 261 hp and at the same time provide a torque of 281 lb-ft. The car is capable of attaining the speeds of up to 60 mph in just 7.7seconds. This engine option is mated to a 5-speed automatic transmission, and a 6-speed manual transmission is also available. AWD and FWD is available but only as options.
2017 Nissan Xterra – When Will Hit the Showrooms
This vehicle will be sold at relatively varying prices depending on the trim level; the low-end price being $24,500 and the high-end trim model going at a price of $27,000 and it shall be available to the auto market during the last quarter of the year 2016.