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New Nissan Navara: What Each Variant Gets You

nissan navara pro-4x

Edaran Tan Chong Motor Sdn. Bhd recently launched the new Nissan Navara which is offered in six variants with prices as mentioned below:

New Nissan Navara

Flexi Financing

Nissan Navara Pro-4X

ETCM is also offering a special hire purchase Flexi Financing Promotion as follows:

  • PRO-4X Auto:           from RM 1,200 monthly
  • VL Auto:                 from RM 1,160 monthly
  • V Auto:                   from RM 1,040 monthly
  • SE Auto:                  from RM 950 monthly
  • SE Manual:              from RM 900 monthly
  • Single Cab Manual:    from RM 670 monthly

Engine

A 5-year or 150,000km vehicle warranty (whichever comes first) is standard on all new Nissan Navara variants which come with two engine options:

Nissan Navara engine
New Nissan Navara

New standard features (except single cab)

Nissan Navara Pro 4X
  • New Rear Multilink Suspension with Dual-Rate Coil Springs
  • New Electronic Locking Rear Differential system
  • New Tailgate Assist
  • New Integrated Rear Bumper Step
  • Noise isolation Acoustic laminated glass
  • Vehicle Dynamic Control
  • Traction Control System
  • Active Brake Limited Slip Differential
  • Hill Start Assist
  • Hill Descent Control
  • ABS, EBD, BA

Other detailed specifications below:

Nissan Navara Single Cab Manual

Nissan Navara Pro-4X
  • New Large Unpainted Front ‘Interlock’ Grille
  • Halogen Headlamps (with Auto On/Off) and Tail Lamps
  • Body Coloured Front Bumper
  • Unpainted Rear Bumper and Door Handles
  • New Rear Bumper with Integrated Step
  • Easy Bed Step at both left and right of the Bed
  • Power Adjustable and Manual Foldable Unpainted Door Mirrors
  • Rear Leaf Springs
  • 16-inch Steel Wheels with Tyres (205R16C)
  • Overall Length x Width x Height (mm): 5,335 x 1,790 x 1,775
  • Rear Bed Length x Width x Height (mm): 2,311 x 1,560 x 472
  • Payload Capacity: 1.1 tonne
  • Available Colour: Solid White
  • Remote Keyless Entry with Jack Knife Key and Key Cylinder Ignition
  • Standard Monochrome Display Meter
  • New Sporty Steering Wheel with Audio and Bluetooth Hands-Free control switches
  • Wide 2-Din Audio system with Bluetooth, 2 speakers, 1x 12V Power Outlet and 1x USB-Powered Ports
  • Vinyl Seats
  • Manual Air-conditioning System
  • Speed Sensing Wiper System
  • Speed Sensing Door Lock System
  • Anti-lock Braking System, Electronic Brakeforce Distribution, Brake Assist
  • 2 SRS Airbags
  • Reverse Sensor (x2) and Immobilizer

Nissan Navara SE Auto & Manual

Nissan Navara Pro 4X
  • New Large Chrome Front ‘Interlock’ Grille with ‘NAVARA’ stamped on top
  • Halogen Headlamps (with Auto On/Off) and Tail Lamps
  • Black and Silver-accented Front Bumper
  • Power Adjustable and Power Foldable Body Coloured Door Mirrors with LED Turn Signal
  • Chrome Door Handles
  • 17-inch Alloy Wheels with Tyres (255/65R17)
  • Black Painted Side Step
  • Overall Length x Width x Height (mm): 5,260 x 1,850 x 1,825
  • Rear Bed Length x Width x Height (mm): 1,469 x 1,560 x 519
  • Payload Capacity: 1.1 tonne
  • Available Colours: Black Star, Brilliant Silver, Solid White
  • Remote Keyless Entry with Jack Knife Key and Key Cylinder Ignition
  • New Sporty Steering Wheel with Audio and Bluetooth Hands-Free control switches
  • Standard Monochrome Display Meter
  • Wide 2-DIN Audio system with Bluetooth, 4 speakers, 2x 12V Power Outlet and 4x USB-Powered Ports
  • Manual Air-Conditioning with Rear Vents
  • Zero-Gravity Inspired Semi Bucket Black Fabric Front Seats with 6-way Manual Adjustable
  • New Rear Black Fabric Seat with Thigh Support and Curved Backrest
  • New Rear Armrest with built-in Cup Holders and 3x Headrest
  • Speed Sensing Wiper System
  • Speed Sensing Door Lock System
  • Safety
  • Reverse Sensor (x2) and Immobilizer
  • 2 SRS Airbags
  • ISOFIX with Top Tether (x2)

Nissan Navara V Auto (add on)

  • New Quad LED Projector Headlamps with Iconic C-shaped LED Signature Daytime Running Light
  • New LED Tail Lamps with Iconic C-shaped LED Signature
  • LED Fog Lamps
  • Available Colours: Burning Red, Black Star, Brilliant Silver, Solid White
  • Intelligent Key and Push start Ignition
  • New Sporty Steering Wheel with Audio, Bluetooth Hands-Free, Digital Display and Cruise Control switches
  • Cruise Control System
  • New Full Colour 7-inch High Resolution Advanced Drive-Assist Digital (ADAD) Display Meter
  • 8-inch Advanced Touchscreen Display Audio with Apple CarPlay & Android Auto ready system, Rear View Camera, 6 speakers, 2x 12V Power Outlet and 4x USB-Powered Ports
  • Dual Zone Automatic Air-Conditioning with Rear Vents
  • Intelligent Predictive Forward Collision Warning
  • Intelligent Forward Emergency Braking
  • Intelligent Driver Alertness
  • 6 SRS Airbags

New Nissan Navara VL Auto (add on)

  • Silver Painted Roof Rails
  • Power Adjustable and Auto Folding Body Coloured Door Mirrors with LED Turn Signal
  • 18-inch 2-tone Machined Alloy Wheels with Tyres (255/60R18)
  • Overall Length x Width x Height (mm): 5,260 x 1,850 x 1,860
  • Zero-Gravity Inspired Semi Bucket Black Leather Front Seats with 8-way Driver and 2-way Lumbar Support Power Adjustable
  • Leather Seats with Hexagonal Pattern and Silver Stitching
  • Rain Sensing Wiper System
  • Intelligent Around View Monitor with Moving Object Detection and Off-Road Mode
  • Lane Departure Warning
  • Blind Spot Warning
  • Rear Cross Traffic Alert
  • High Beam Assist
  • Tyre Pressure Monitoring System
  • Reverse Sensor (x4) and Immobilizer

New Nissan Navara PRO-4X Auto (add on)

  • New Large Black Front ‘Interlock’ Grille with ‘NAVARA’ stamped on top
  • Black Front and Rear Nissan Emblem
  • Black and Orange Accented Front Bumper
  • Black Fender Flares with Orange Accents
  • Black Painted Roof Rails, Door Mirrors, Door Handles and Side Steps
  • 17-inch Black Painted PRO-4X Alloy Wheels with All-Terrain Tyres (255/65R17)
  • New Utili-Track Channel system with 2 channels and 4 heavy-duty forged aluminium cleats
  • Overall Length x Width x Height (mm): 5,260 x 1,875 x 1,855
  • Available Colours: Stealth Grey, Burning Red, Black Star, and Pearl White (with surcharge RM 1,300)

A wide range of Exclusive Factory Fitted Accessories are also available for customization and comes with 3-year or 100,000km warranty:

New Nissan Navara

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New Nissan Navara Pro-4X is the Baddest Looking Navara in Years

Nissan Navara Pro-4X

Edaran Tan Chong Motor recently previewed the new Navara which is all set to be launched officially in a couple of weeks, and to get the hype going, the company gave us a nice close look at the coolest variant in the whole range – the New Navara Pro-4X.

Nissan Navara Pro-4X

Exterior

Looking rather aggressive just the way most pickup truck owners like it these days, the Navara Pro-4X comes with a long list of cosmetic enhancements such as:

Nissan Navara Pro-4X
  • Large Black Front “Interlock” Grille with ‘Navara’ stamped on top
  • Black fender flares
  • Black door mirrors
  • Black roof rails
  • Black side steps
  • New 17-inch black wheels
  • All-terrain tyres
  • New red Nissan watermark on a black emblem on the grille, tailgate, wheel caps
  • New quad LED Projector headlamps
  • C-shaped DRLs
  • C-shaped LED Tail Lamps

Interior

Nissan Navara Pro-4X interior

Inside, key features include:

  • Noise isolation Acoustic laminated windscreen and front windows
  • Full colour 7-inch HD Advanced Drive-Assist Digital Display meter
  • New 3-spoke leather steering wheel
  • 8-inch touch-screen infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
  • Zero-gravity inspired leather seats
  • Newly designed rear seats
  • New rear armrest with built-in cupholders
  • 4 USB ports
Nissan Navara Pro-4X

Safety

Where safety and driver assistance is concerned, there are features like:

Nissan Navara Pro-4X safety
  • Intelligent Around View Monitor with Off-Road Mode
  • Intelligent Forward Emergency Braking
  • Intelligent Driver Alertness
  • Lane Departure Warning
  • Rear Cross Traffic Alert
  • High Beam Assist
  • Blind Spot Warning
  • Intelligent Moving Object Detection

Powertrain

Nissan Navara Pro-4X engine

Under the hood of the new Navara Pro-4X is the same YD25 4-cylinder turbocharged diesel engine as before, producing 190 PS and 450 Nm of torque. Paired to the engine is a 7-speed automatic gearbox with manual mode.

Nissan Navara Pro-4x bed

Further complementing the powertrain package are features like the new Electronic Locking Rear Differential system, new rear multilink suspension with dual-rate coil springs, the new Tailgate Assist feature, new Integrated Rear Bumper Step, new Trailer Sway Assist system, and a new Utili-Track Channel system with 2 channels and 4 heavy duty forged aluminium cleats that enable owners to easily secure objects on the bed. Speaking of payload, the new Navara Pro-4X now comes with an increased payload capacity of up to 1,100 kg.

Launch

Nissan Navara Pro-4X launch

All set to make its Malaysian debut on the 16th of April 2021, , the new Navara Pro-4X is available in four interesting exterior colours – Stealth Grey, Burning Red, Pearl White, and Black Star. According to Nissan, all the colours except Black Star are new for the Navara.

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Nissan Presents Eco-Friendly Painting Technology for the Ariya

Nissan Ariya Colour

Marking the rise of a new dawn in Nissan electric vehicle design, Nissan has unveiled a brand new palette of ten exterior colours for the Ariya electric SUV.

Eco-friendly painting

With four monotone and six two-tone options, the paint portfolio was crafted to elevate the Ariya’s premium look and feel. Best of all, Nissan said that the new paint will be applied by a highly advanced, environmentally sustainable paint production technology that reduces carbon dioxide output by 25% – substantially reducing the environmental impact of this zero-emissions vehicle.

Nissan Ariya

“The ingenuity the Nissan Ariya represents inspired us to adopt an entirely new mindset for colour design,” said Lesley Busby, Colour Manager at Nissan Design Europe.

“The Ariya is the culmination of Nissan’s electric mobility expertise and a strong statement of intent for the future of EV design. We therefore worked hard to introduce a truly futuristic and technology-driven design language for the colours, analysing them in detail to create the perfect match for Ariya’s innovative personality,” Lesley Busby continued.

Nissan Ariya

Inspired by the Japanese phrase for ‘dawn’, Akatsuki Copper‘s striking appearance mimics the brilliance of a sunrise, reflecting the beginning of Nissan’s new brand identity. Its metallic sparkle is enhanced to evoke the conductivity of copper wires, honouring the model’s advanced EV technology.

Our favourite colour…

Aurora Green takes its name from the beautiful ‘Northern Lights’ phenomenon, aurora borealis, commonly seen in the arctic. A sophisticated blend of different tones means the colour may appear green or purple depending on the angle that it is viewed, creating a sense of wonder and intrigue.

Nissan Ariya

At the heart of Pearl Black is an all-new pigment, developed to elevate the depth of the paint and to create a rich, captivating appearance.

Highly advanced production techniques were employed to achieve a complex, clean and crisp composition with Pearl White, which offers more brilliance and clarity than ever before on a Nissan vehicle. The two-tone appearance is complete with a contrasting rich black roof, using the all-new pigment to achieve an unprecedented level of depth.

White is compulsory

Lesley Busby commented: “We know that black and white colours are some of the most popular options with vehicle owners in Europe and around the world. With Ariya, we have introduced a new level of richness and a premium veneer for these customer favourites. Combined with the quality and attention to detail seen throughout the colour palette, we’re excited for customers to experience Nissan’s new era of colour design for themselves.”

Technological innovation has also been employed to enhance the sustainability of the paint production line. Nissan has introduced a water-based paint which allows colours to be applied at a lower temperature, ensuring that each part of the vehicle can be painted together. This streamlines the entire application process, reducing carbon dioxide output by 25%.

Nissan Ariya interior

Will the Ariya come to Malaysia?

That being said, we still have no idea if the Nissan Ariya would ever make its way to Malaysia. First unveiled in concept form at the 2019 Tokyo International Motor Show, the Ariya is the most technologically advanced Nissan vehicle to date, with the  ProPILOT 2.0 advanced driver assistance system and the ProPILOT Remote Park and e-Pedal features.

Also standard across the Ariya lineup is Nissan’s Safety Shield system. This includes Intelligent Around View Monitor, Intelligent Forward Collision Warning, Intelligent Emergency Braking and Rear Automatic Emergency Braking technology. The Ariya is expected to go on sale in Japan and other markets around the world later this year.

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New “Technology-Rich” Nissan Compact SUV Teased in Indonesia

2021 Nissan Magnite

Nissan today announced that it will be launching its newest “technology-rich” compact SUV in Indonesia very soon.

Nissan Magnite

A teaser image of the compact SUV, showing nothing more than the headlights and daytime running lights, was shared on the brand’s official social media pages in Indonesia.

2021 Nissan Magnite

Although the name of the compact SUV is yet to be revealed, the lights clearly indicate that it is the Nissan Magnite B-segment SUV which just made its global debut in India in October.

Besides that, some of you may remember that Nissan also referred to the Magnite as a “technology-rich” SUV in India when it was revealed.

2021 Nissan Magnite side profile

Sharing the same CMF-A platform as the Renault Tiber, the Nissan Magnite, which is expected to be launched in various markets from January 2021 onwards, measures less than 4 metres long, meaning that it will be smaller than the Nissan Kicks that is expected to be launched in Malaysia next year.

Plus, the Magnite is also being referred to as a global model by Nissan, which means that it could still find its way to Malaysia, but nothing is confirmed for now.

2021 Nissan Magnite

On the exterior, the Magnite comes with all-LED front light package which includes the noticeable L-shaped daytime running lights that sit below the stylish slim LED headlamp, as well as an edgy grille featuring Nissan’s new brand logo.

On the inside, the Nissan Magnite promises to offer a high seating position and wide shoulder space between the driver and front passenger. Nissan says that rear passengers will get to enjoy a level of knee room that is usually found in vehicles one class above.

2021 Nissan Magnite

An 8-inch infotainment touchscreen with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto joins the first-in-class 7-inch thin-film-transistor instrument screen.

Powering the Nissan Magnite is an all-new, 1.0-liter turbocharged engine and probably a CVT which sends power to the front wheels. Complementing the powertrain are features like the 205 mm ground clearance, Hill Start Assist, silver front and rear bumper skid plates, functional roof rails, as well as Nissan’s 360-degree Around View Monitor.

2021 Nissan Magnite

To ensure it can handle the rigors of any road, the Nissan Magnite has been tested at Nissan’s Tochigi Proving Ground in Japan, where vehicles like the Nissan GT-R and the upcoming Nissan Ariya crossover EV have been put through their paces.

Whether the list of features will be the same in Indonesia, and whether this model will make it to other markets remains unknown for now, so watch this space for more updates.

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How Safe is the All-New Nissan Almera Turbo?

nissan almera safety

The 2020 Nissan Almera Turbo was without a doubt, one of the most anticipated car launches of the year simply because it is leaps and bounds ahead of the outgoing model, but is it safe?

Not only does it look handsome, but it is fuel efficient, spacious, practical, and technologically advanced as well. Speaking of technology, Nissan has paid extra attention to two areas in particular – safety and driver assistance.

nissan almera safety

So, in case you’re wondering if the new Nissan Almera is a safe car, let’s look at what it has to offer.

Standard on all three Nissan Almera Turbo variants are the Intelligent Forward Collision Warning (IFCW) and Intelligent Forward Emergency Braking (IFEB) systems. The Intelligent Forward Collision Warning monitors vehicle distance and speed between 5km/h to 80km/h, and alerts driver when the vehicle is too close to a vehicle ahead or a risk from frontal collision by flashing a warning with audible alert on the 7-inch Advance Drive Assist Display (ADAD).

nissan almera safety

If the driver does not take any action, the Intelligent Forward Emergency Braking system will indicate an emergency stop sign and automatically engage the brakes to help avoid a frontal collision or lessen the severity of an impact. The vehicle will remain at a standstill for approximately 2 seconds before the brakes are released.

Other safety technologies available on the all-new Nissan Almera Turbo are the Blind Spot Warning (BSW) and Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA) systems. At a driving speed approximately 32km/h and above, the Blind Spot Warning system helps keep an eye on blind spot areas at approximately 3 meters x 3 meters via radar sensors at the rear bumper, and alerts the driver of other vehicles in adjacent lanes when changing lanes.

nissan almera safety features

If the radar sensors detect a vehicle in the detection zone or blind spot area when the turn signal is activated, the system will chime twice and warning indicators on the ADAD and the side mirror surface will illuminate.

Additionally, the Rear Cross Traffic Alert system operates while the vehicle is reversing at speed less than 8km/h. The same rear radar sensors help to detect an approaching vehicle below 30km/h driving speed and warn the driver with an audible alert and indicator on the side mirror surface where the vehicle is approaching from.

nissan almera safety features avm

The highly appreciated Intelligent Around View Monitor (IAVM) with Intelligent Moving Object Detection (IMOD) system that is featured on the Nissan X-Trail, Serena S-Hybrid and Navara, is now available on the all-new Nissan Almera Turbo too.

Perfect during parking and manoeuvring tight spots, the Intelligent Around View Monitor system uses 4 cameras that provide a virtual 360° bird’s-eye view of the vehicle, while the Intelligent Moving Object Detection helps to detect and alert the driver of moving objects surrounding the vehicle.

The all-new Nissan Almera Turbo is also packed with other various safety technologies that are always looking out for you by monitoring, responding and protecting you and your passengers, including:

  • Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC) with Traction Control (TC)
  • Hill Start Assist (HSA)
  • Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS) with Brake Assist (BA)
  • Electronic Braking Distribution (EBD)
  • 6 SRS Airbags (available on VLP and VLT variants only)
  • ISOFIX with Top Tether (x2) Child Seat Restraint system

A 5-year unlimited mileage vehicle warranty comes standard on all Nissan Almera Turbo variants, along with free 5 times alternating maintenance service (parts and labour included) within 5 years.

To recap, the All-New Nissan Almera Turbo is offered in three variants:

  • VL variant:     RM 79,906
  • VLP variant:   RM 85,715
  • VLT variant:   RM 91,310

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Nissan Reveals New Qashqai’s Interior

Nissan qashqai interior

Nissan has decided to give us a glimpse at the cabin of the upcoming 2021 Nissan Qashqai, which will apparently set new standards in the segment in terms of refinement and connectivity.

It is said that there will be new Nappa leather seat design that takes 25 days to produce and more than 60 minutes to embroider, along with a new 3D diamond quilted design.

Adding a touch of luxury, a massage seat function with three program modes is introduced on range-topping versions for both front seats, with settings conveniently adjusted via the NissanConnect system.

Nissan qashqai interior

Creating a reassuring and calming environment, new white ambient lighting is used throughout the cabin, with its uniformity giving a premium and harmonious impression.

The centre console layout has also been optimised through a collaboration between Nissan’s designers and engineers for both ergonomics and usability. Central to which is a smart new smaller gear selector for automatic versions.

On 4WD versions, a drive mode selector switch has been styled with a matt chrome ring and piano black finish, giving drivers a tactile portal to the various driving modes.

nissan qashqai interior

As far as infotainment is concerned, there will be In-Car Wi-Fi for up to seven devices, NissanConnect Services, a dedicated app to control and monitor the vehicle, a 9-inch NissanConnect display screen, Android Auto, Wireless Apple CarPlay, and multiple user profiles with memory settings for navigation, music and system preferences.

Further complementing the list of features is the Bose Premium sound system with 10 speakers and a Bose Acoustimass bass box located in the boot.

nissan qashqai interior bose

A new high-definition, fully electronic 12.3 inch TFT multi-information screen offers a choice of configurable layouts to display navigation, entertainment, traffic or vehicle information, all controlled from a new tactile dial switch on the steering wheel.

A traditional “Kiriko” cut glass texture is also added to the TFT’s digital background – a nod to Nissan’s Japanese DNA.

An innovative new 10.8-inch Head-Up Display (HUD) provides the biggest-in-segment image size. Key navigation, driver assistance and road information are projected onto the windscreen within the driver’s line of vision, allowing drivers to maintain their focus on the road for more comfort and confidence at the wheel.

nissan qashqai interior infotainment

In a first for the Qashqai, a front storage console provides convenient 15w wireless charging for smartphones – among the most powerful in the segment – and accommodating even the largest dimensions of devices, including the recently-launched Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max.

Connectivity extends to all occupants with the console box now offering front and rear USB charging connections with both USB-A and USB-C ports.

Further reflecting the model’s Japanese DNA, the information sounds of the new Qashqai, for example the seatbelt reminder and turn signals, were developed in collaboration with Japanese video game developer and publisher Bandai Namco. The sounds have even been developed to be more harmonious, with a melodic dual tone signature.

A powered hands-free tailgate makes accessing the boot effortless when hands are anything but free. Overall luggage capacity has increased by 74-litres from the previous generation model thanks in part to the cargo floor being lowered by 20mm as a consequence of the improved packaging of the rear suspension.

For easier loading in low light conditions, there’s now dual lighting in the luggage area providing better illumination. A 12v socket has also been installed in the rear for powering devices such as electric cool boxes for camping trips.

Even storage in the main cabin has been refined to enhance usability. The two front cup holders are spaced further apart, improving storage and making smaller cups easier to remove, and the door pockets can now hold up to 1.5-litre bottles, compared to just 500ml on the previous generation Qashqai.

Taken all together, from the array of easy-to-use smartphone-based app features, the comfort and convenience of massage seats and a heated steering wheel, the elevated fit, finish and materials, to the extra occupant and storage space, the new Qashqai will, again, extend what customers can expect from a medium-sized crossover.

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This Is The New 2020 Nissan Navara, And It’s Looking Quite Badass

2020 nissan navara

Nissan today unveiled the new 2020 Nissan Navara pickup, featuring a more aggressive design, a quieter and more comfortable interior, as well as suspension tuning to enhance its on- and off-road dynamic driving performance. The pickup also features an increased payload capacity.

Further elevating the pickup’s rugged character is the introduction of the PRO-4X variant – a first for the Navara nameplate.

2020 nissan navara front

The Navara PRO-4X offers an even more impressive, eye-catching style to appeal to extreme adventure lovers who crave an escape from the daily routine. The new look of PRO-4X grade will be available across global Nissan pick-up line-up.

According to Nissan, the 2020 Navara marks another milestone in the company’s Nissan NEXT transformation plan and confirms Nissan’s commitment to service the strong ongoing demand for advanced pickups across the ASEAN and Australia regions.   

2020 nissan navara rear

Design wise, the Navara’s front fascia carries the new “interlock” grille – a unique feature found exclusively on the Nissan pickup family and first introduced on the latest Nissan Titan – creating a powerful front face for the vehicle.

And then we have the model name which is embossed on top of the front grille and across the full width of the bed door in the rear. The font of the model name was also updated.

2020 nissan navara side profile

  
The Navara also features C-shaped quad LED projector headlamps, LED tail lamps with bright chrome detail in between, a new rear bumper step, as well as new side step finishers.

Inside, the new Navara comes with increased level of sound deadening insulation and laminated windshield and front windows. Additionally, the pickups front is now more convenient and driver-oriented.

2020 nissan navara interior

This includes a new Nissan steering wheel and improved styling of the instrument panel highlighting the 8-inch navigation screen and a 7-inch higher resolution TFT screen.

The rear seats are now even more comfortable for passengers, with upgrades to the seat cushions and back shapes. For added convenience, passengers in the back can also now utilize the new rear armrest with built-in cup holders to store beverages or smartphones.

2020 nissan navara infotainment

The newly introduced PRO-4X grade comes with its own distinctive, athletic look with a black Nissan emblem, a black front bumper and black grille, door handles, roof racks and running boards accented by 17-inch black wheels and all terrain tires.

The PRO-4X takes the design up another notch with lively, orange-red accents, a tint inspired by the color of magma, contrasted with the dark grill, wheels, and mirror caps.

2020 nissan navara headlights

The PRO-4X line also uses a signature orange-red color for the Nissan wordmark on the black emblem, as well as other orange-red accents inside and outside the car.

The new Nissan Navara will be available in eight exterior colors, with two new colors (Orange Brown and a new shade of gray, developed for the PRO-4X grade) available in all markets with light gray, gray and black fabric or leather interior (options and colors will vary by market).

2020 nissan navara avm

Where driver assistance is concerned, there are the Intelligent Forward Collision Warning System, Intelligent Emergency Braking, Intelligent Driver Alert, Lane Departure Warning, Intelligent Lane Intervention, Blind Spot Warning, Intelligent Around View Monitor with Moving Object Detection, and Rear Cross Traffic Alert.

To meet the increasing needs of connected lifestyles, the new Nissan Navara is now equipped with a new Nissan Connect infotainment system with Bluetooth streaming audio, voice recognition, navigation, multiple USB ports, a USB Type C port in the console which can support the charging of multiple devices, rain-sensing wipers with wiping speed adjustment, and a speed-sensing door lock that switches on as soon as vehicle speed exceeds 25 km/h for enhanced security.

2020 nissan navara rims

The Navara is also equipped with auto-folding mirror for smarter parking and serving as an easily visible reminder of when the vehicle is locked or unlocked.

Other improvements include a strengthened rear axle, additional truck bed volume (depending on region), an integrated step in the new rear bumper, a flap-type, tie-down hook on the truck bed.

2020 nissan navara rear

Nothing was mentioned about the powertrain, which indicates that the Navara will most probably retain the existing 2.3 litre turbocharged four-cylinder diesel engine that kicks out 188 hp and 450 Nm of torque, along a choice of either a six-speed manual or a seven-speed automatic gearbox.

What we do know is that there is an Active Brake Limited Slip Differential system (ABLS), which manages power delivery and wheel braking between the front and rear axles and between the left and right of the vehicle, depending on traction and speed.

2020 nissan navara seats

Working with the Vehicle Dynamic Control system (VDC) and ABS brakes, this system enables drivers to be more confident and feel secure when towing large payloads and driving through muddy terrain with less acceleration and brake operation.

And then we have the Trailer Sway Control system which helps the vehicle to maintain stability on the road when towing a trailer.

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All-New Nissan Almera Price Announced – RM80k to RM91k

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Edaran Tan Chong Motor Sdn. Bhd. (ETCM) has officially announced the price of the All-New Nissan Almera Turbo, which will be offered in three variants: 

  • Nissan Almera Turbo VL: RM 79,906
  • Nissan Almera Turbo VLP: RM 85,715
  • Nissan Almera Turbo VLT: RM 91,310

A 5-year unlimited mileage vehicle warranty comes standard on all Nissan Almera Turbo variants, along with free 5 times alternating maintenance service (parts and labour included) within 5 years.

ETCM is also offering a special hire purchase Flexi Financing Promotion as follows:

  • VL variant: RM 688 monthly
  • VLP variant: RM 738 monthly
  • VLT variant: RM 788 monthly

* Based on OTR price without Insurance in Peninsular Malaysia, 90% loan amount, 9 years loan tenure and valid until 31 December 2020

Additionally, customers who purchase their insurance for the all-new Nissan Almera Turbo with Tan Chong Insurance Business Stream (TCIBS) will get free Personal Accident (PA) coverage with sum insured up to RM75,000*, Key Care cover reimbursement up to RM 1,500* and Flood Relief allowance up to RM 1,500*.

Members of public are also invited to experience the all-new Nissan Almera Turbo at all Nissan showrooms nationwide and stand a chance to win 10 iPhone SE (128GB) worth RM 2,199 each when they test drive the all-new Nissan Almera Turbo.

Customers may also stand a chance to win prizes worth up to RM 88,888 in the Buy & Win Contest when they purchase and register the all-new Nissan Almera Turbo from November 2020 to December 2020.

All three variants of the Nissan Almera Turbo comes standard with the all-new HR10DET 1.0 litre Turbo engine paired with next generation X-TRONIC CVT with D-Step Logic and Sport mode that unleashes a maximum power output of 100PS and high torque of 152Nm (flat torque curve) at a low 2,400 to 4,000 rpm yet delivering remarkable fuel efficiency of 18.4km/l (5.4L/100km), and Nissan Intelligent Mobility advance driver assistance systems such as the Intelligent Forward Collision Warning (IFCW) with Intelligent Forward Emergency Braking (IFEB).

Detail specifications as below:

All-New Nissan Almera VL (Standard equipment)

  • HR10DET 1.0 litre Turbo engine
  • X-TRONIC CVT with D-Step Logic and Sport mode
  • Halogen Headlamps with Auto On/Off
  • Halogen Front Fog Lamps with Halogen Daytime Running Lights
  • Power Foldable and Adjustable Side Mirrors with LED Wing Mirror Signal Lights
  • LED Rear Combination Lamps with LED Rear Fog Lamp
  • Body-coloured Sport Diffuser (Rear)
  • Rear Bumper with Carbon Fibre Pattern
  • 15” Silver Painted Alloy Wheels (195/65 R15)
  • Intelligent Key (i-Key) with Push Start Ignition and Engine Immobilizer
  • Side Air Vent with Silver Painted Ring and Piano Black Finishing
  • Sporty Flat Bottom Urethane Steering Wheel with Mat Chrome Finishing, Audio and Bluetooth Handsfree Controls
  • Urethane Shift Knob with Carbon Fibre Pattern
  • Gear Level in Piano Black with Silver Gate Finisher 
  • Carbon Fibre Pattern Meter Cluster Housing, Shift Knob & Door Armrest
  • Tilt & Telescopic Steering Wheel
  • Fine Vision Meter with Multi-info Display
  • AM/FM, iPod, AUX, Bluetooth, 4 speakers and 3 x USB-powered Ports
  • Manual Air-conditioning System
  • Variable Intermittent Wiper
  • Front Centre Console with Armrest
  • Zero-Gravity Inspired Semi Bucket Sport Fabric Seats with Grey Accent
  • 60:40 Split Fold-down Rear Seats with Armrest and Cup Holders
  • Intelligent Forward Collision Warning (IFCW) & Intelligent Forward Emergency Braking (IFEB)
  • 2 SRS Airbags
  • Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC), Traction Control System (TCS), Anti-lock Braking System (ABS), Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD), Brake Assist (BA), Hill Start Assist
  • ISOFIX with Top Tether (x2)

All-New Nissan Almera VLP (Adds On)

  • 16” Machined Two Tone Alloy Wheels (205/55 R16)
  • Dual Tone Dashboard and Soft Padded Grey Instrument Panel with Double Stitching
  • Sporty Flat Bottom Leather Steering Wheel with Audio, Bluetooth Handsfree & Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) Switches
  • Leather Shift Knob with Chrome Lining 
  • Zero-Gravity Inspired Semi Bucket Sport Leather Seats with Grey Accent
  • Full Colour 7” Semi Digital Display Meters
  • 8” Advance Touchscreen Display Audio with Apple CarPlay and 6 Speakers
  • Automatic Climate Control
  • Chrome Inner Door Handle
  • 6 SRS Airbags
  • Rear View Camera

All-New Nissan Almera VLT (Adds On)

  • LED Headlamps with Auto On/Off 
  • LED Front Fog Lamp & LED Daytime Running Lights
  • Trunk Lid Spoiler (Gloss Black)
  • Cruise Control
  • Intelligent Around View Monitor (IAVM); 4 cameras
  • Intelligent Moving Object Detection (IMOD)
  • Blind Spot Warning (BSW)
  • Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA)

The all-new Nissan Almera Turbo comes in six dynamic colours, 3 all-new – the Radiant Red, Monarch Orange and Dark Metal Grey, while the ever popular Brilliant White, Diamond Black and Tungsten Silver are also available.

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New Nissan Almera Turbo Gets Optional Accessories Package, From RM400

Edaran Tan Chong Motor has released an Optional Accessory Packages pricing menu that allow customers to personalize their All-New Nissan Almera Turbo.

The optional accessory packages are specially tailored for customers who want to customize their All-New Nissan Almera Turbo. Every accessory is backed by a 3-year warranty and can be financed when ordered at time of purchase.

There are 4 accessory packages, with the first package being the Interior Styling Package priced at RM400.00. This package includes LED Room Lamps, a Trunk Tray with anti-slip surface that keeps your items in place and help keep the trunk clean from dirt or spills, and stainless steel Kick Plates with etched Almera logo at front and rear side sills that protect against scuffs and scratches.

To further accentuate the exterior of the All-New Nissan Almera Turbo, customers can choose the Exterior Styling Package at RM950.00 that comes with Door Visors, Carbon Fibre Pattern Finish Door Handle Protectors (2 pieces) and Gloss Black Trunk Lid Spoiler for VL and VLP variants. As for VLT variant, customers can enjoy this package at RM350.00 only as the trunk lid spoiler is standard on this variant.

For customers who place importance on security, they can opt for Protection Package at RM1,950.00. This package comes with Solar Gard Armorcoat® Tinting Films that reduces solar heat and is a deterrent against smash and grab incidences. Also included in this package is the Dual Channel Camera (front and rear) Driving Video Recorder that captures accidents or collisions as evidence when needed.

Additionally, customers can also choose the Protection Plus Package at RM2,750.00 to upgrade to V-Kool™ Elite Tinting Films that is able to reject up to 94% of solar heat. 

For those who prefer individual item purchase, customers may choose from the optional accessories list with the following price (inclusive of installation):

All accessories come with a 3-year or 100,000km warranty, whichever comes first.

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All-New Nissan Almera is Open for Booking – 3 Variants, All Turbo

Edaran Tan Chong Motor (ETCM) today finally announced that the All-New Nissan Almera Turbo is now open for booking.

Expected to be launched in October 2020, prices are estimated to start from around RM80,000 for the VL all the way to around RM90,000 for the range-topping VLT.

2020 nissan almera vlt

Powering the All-New Nissan Almera Turbo is an all-new 1.0 litre turbo engine paired with next generation XTRONIC CVT with D-Step Logic System and Sport mode delivering 152 Nm of torque and a fuel efficiency of 18.4km/L – equivalent to 650km driving range on a full tank (35L).

2020 nissan almera engine

The all-new 1.0 litre turbo engine also features a number of technical innovations. Drivers will feel the instant acceleration thanks to the electronic waste gate that improved the turbo compression by opening and closing the waste gate valve more efficiently thus reducing turbo lag.

Apart from the innovative turbo engine, the All-New Nissan Almera Turbo comes with Nissan Intelligent Mobility and Nissan Safety Shield 360 advanced safety technologies to enhance driving confidence.

2020 Nissan Almera Seats

Intelligent Forward Collision Warning (IFCW) and Intelligent Forward Emergency Braking (IFEB) are standard across all 3 variants while the top variant adds on Blind Spot Warning (BSW), Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA) and Intelligent Around View Monitor (I-AVM) with Moving Object Detection (I-MOD)

The new exterior design features the signature V-motion front grille and boomerang-shaped LED headlamps that flows across the front end to a sleek, low profile floating roof and signature rear LED tail-lamps creates an aerodynamic and cutting-edge presence, the All-New Nissan Almera Turbo is described as an energetic, provocative and confident sedan.

2020 nissan almera rear

The new exterior design also features longer, wider and lower dimensions while retaining the roomy interior space that Almera has always been appreciated for.

Overall, it is 70mm longer, 45mm wider and 40mm lower compared to the first generation Almera, and made the All-New Nissan Almera Turbo look like the size of a C-sedan but sportier. Even the wheelbase has been lengthened by 20mm.

2020 Nissan Almera Side

Inside, the latest ‘Gliding Wing’ instrument panel is surrounded by touches of chrome, piano black and carbon-fibre pattern textures contributed to the premium interior ambience while a sporty flat bottom steering wheel, soft padded double stitching leather wrap dashboard, 8” advance touchscreen display audio  and full colour 7” semi digital meter completes the package.

The boot space of 482L is able to fit in 4 golf bags and now comes with lower and wider opening for easier access. Standard on all variants of the All-New Nissan Almera Turbo are foldable 60:40 split back seats in case you need more cargo space or to carry extra-long items.

2020 Nissan Almera Rims

While the top 2 variants of the All-New Nissan Almera Turbo comes equipped with 6 SRS Airbags (2 Airbags on the standard variant), other safety features include Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC), Traction Control System (TCS), Anti-lock Braking System (ABS), Brake Assist (BA), Electronic Brake Force Distribution (EBD), Hill Start Assist (HSA), and Child Seat Retainer with Top Tether (ISOFIX x2) on all variants.

2020 nissan almera interior

All variants of the All-New Nissan Almera Turbo are certified Energy Efficient Vehicles (EEV), and come with a 5-year Unlimited Mileage warranty with 5 times free maintenance service (parts & labour included).

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