Nissan India has unveiled today Nissan Magnite B-SUV which will be launched in India in the second half of FY 2020-21.
The Nissan Magnite comes with its first-in-segment Flare Garnet Red (Tint-Coat) Color which exudes premium-ness through depth and quality. It comes with 9 body colors, 5 monotone and 4 dual tone. This SUV has the sleekest headlamps assembled in its class with lightsaber-style turn indicators, while its L-shape LED Daytime Running Lights (DRL) and dominating front grille is unlike any other design in the B-SUV segment. Its horizontal instrument panel structure double deck console makes it wider, spacious and provides plenty of functional storages. It also has a tech pack which has a wireless charger, air purifier, puddle lamps and ambient /mood lighting, premium speakers (JBL powered by Harman).
With 60-40 split foldable rear seats for utmost flexibility, it is the most spacious B-SUV, which has a huge ‘couple distance’ (distance between the driver and side passenger) of 700mm + rear knee room of 593mm + rear headroom of 76mm. The front seats are designed to create an open interior space, delivering the spaciousness that one would experience while sitting in the rear, also known as the ‘one-class-above’ knee room. The Nissan Magnite’s luggage room capacity (336L) is top-level in its class and can accommodate 3 suitcases. The Nissan Magnite is also equipped with Around View Monitor (AVM), which gives the driver a virtual bird’s eye view from above the vehicle.
This SUV has 7-inch TFT meter with welcome animation and tyre pressure monitoring system and 8-inch infotainment display with full flush touchscreen, Wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto and built-in voice recognition. It also comes with Nissan Connect, that offers 50+ features (geo fence, roadside assistance, smart watch connectivity etc.).
It is claimed to be the most fuel-efficient (20 kmpl) B-SUVs in the market and is powered by powerful engine, the HRA0, which delivers higher torque at a lower speed than normal torque. The all-new HRA0 1.0-liter Turbo engine is first of its kind in the country and is available with Manual 5 speed and X-TRONIC CVT gearbox. The HRA0 1.0-liter Turbo engine adopts “mirror bore cylinder coating” technology from world-class sports cars such as the Nissan GT-R that reduces resistance inside the engine, thus delivering smooth acceleration and efficient use of fuel. It also features 6 technical improvements that result in better fuel economy, lower CO2 emissions.
With Nissan’s X-TRONIC CVT gearbox, Cruise Control and wider gear range, the Nissan Magnite is claimed to deliver seamless performance even in peak city traffic. It’s D-step logic control computer software uses dynamic inputs like vehicle speed, accelerator pedal position and application speed to determine the ideal gear ratio needed to deliver an exhilarating drive and smooth cruises on the highways.
This car is equipped with safety features such as Anti-lock Braking System (ABS), Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD), Hydraulic Brake Assist (HBA), Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC), Traction Control System (TCS), Hill Start Assist (HSA), speed sensing door lock, central locking and SRS dual airbag system with pretension & load limiter seatbelt for driver and passenger.
Nissan has not revealed the prices and variants which will be available in India and which will be revealed close to the launch.