The 2016 Nissan Titan assures to be a game-changer in the half-ton segment. The big information is the arrival of the Cummins V8 diesel, which seeks to supply heavy-duty power and capacities in a light-duty truck.
Just what’s New for 2016
The 2016 Nissan Titan achieves a much-needed redesign that consists of brand-new body designs and an optional 5.0-liter diesel motor.
Design – Inside and Outside
Visually, the truck will adopt its own take on Nissan’s brand-new style language. Developers apparently started with the engine and shaped the sheetmetal around its mass to highlight the workhorse at the heart of the truck. Refinement was likewise important to the style, and Nissan is eager to point out the flushness of the shape as different elements satisfy.
Keeping up with an increasingly luxury-conscious vehicle buyer, Nissan is upping the ante with content as well as showcases also. No gravitational force seats (simply among Nissan’s collaborations by applying NASA), made to contour the human body in total weightlessness, currently verified to be incredibly comfortable on the 2015 Murano, will now spoil the residents. All seats will supply butt-warming capacities, but front seats will have cooling down.
A 7-inch touchscreen will offer the car manufacturer’s NissanConnect gps and application suite. It will additionally serve as the display for Nissan’s creative birds-eye Around View Monitor, a blessing when handling in strict spaces. When you’re thumping the 12-speaker Rockford Fosgate sound system, moving things detection as well as blind area cautions are some of the various other safety attributes included and are certain to come in convenient.
Considerate storage space options abound, by applying removable, lockable, drainable and leak-proof storage boxes that can’t be viewed from road level. They could also be accessed even with camper leading secured to the bed, as well as a 120v power outlet in the bed ensure you could virtually live in it. Nissan’s innovative Util-Track system of bed stations by applying flexible tie-downs makes a return.
In the log cabin, the facility console that can ingest a 15-inch laptop. For King and Crew taxi setups will offer fold-up 2nd row seats by applying lockable storage box underneath. Probably the function most a measure of our times, cupholders will certainly now be capable of holding 32-oz Gatorade bottles.
Under the Hood
For now, Nissan is just discussing the brand-new 5.0-liter turbodiesel V8, which is simply readily available on XD models. By applying 310 horse power as well as 555 pound-feet of torque readily available at a low 1,600 rpm, the twin-turbo V8 created by Cummins promises sturdy grunt and outstanding gas economic climate. It will certainly coupled with a six-speed automatic transmission as well as claim the middle ground in between its light- and also sturdy rivals.
Ram, for instance, offers both a 3.0-liter V6 diesel ranked at 420 lb-ft of torque and a burly 6.7-liter diesel that creates 660 lb-ft (or around 800 lb-ft by applying an automatic transmission). Nissan is relying on the Titan associating with customers that need big towing as well as payload capability without the heavy-duty commitment. A correctly furnished Titan XD could tow greater than 12,000 pounds and also will have a payload capability higher than 2,000 pounds, Nissan claims.
One Nissan first: Using the remote vital fob, a Trailer Light Check system could be activated, cycling all the relevant lights so the vehicle driver could from another location confirm the trailer connection as well as capability of the lightbulbs. A glaring lack: the edge bumper action (pioneered by Nissan on the Xterra) or any type of other flash of advancement.
2016 Nissan Titan Price
Nissan has not launched pricing info on either the conventional Titan or the Titan XD. Expect the Titan to contend closely in price with providing from Chevy, Ford, and Ram while the Titan XD will certainly be priced somewhere in between the half heap and strong categories.