The 2018 Nissan Armada Platinum is the high-end model of the Nissan Armada family, featuring top of the line build quality and comfort. It is a double duty SUV, having a perfect ratio between sport and utility.
Featuring many assist systems, the Nissan’s Advanced Airbag System, and a multitude of sensors provides you all the safety you ever needed a car. The car really is a family-oriented SUV, rather than a full-size rock-climbing SUV.
2018 Nissan Armada Platinum – Features and Colors
On the exterior, the 2018 Nissan Armada Platinum looks very similar to the Infiniti QX80, most of the difference being Nissan’s specific front end coupled with its large grill and a tough look. It comes 20-inch machine-finished tinted aluminum-alloy wheels which have a special chromed finish, giving the SUV a premium and refined look.
The car also features a power sliding moonroof, controlled by the push of a button. The car has many metallic colors: white, silver, gray, black, brown, copper, and a deep blue. It also features 7 passenger seats, which allows you to carry all your family and friends, although the seats in the third row have the leg room a bit limited.
Inside the Cabin
On the inside, the 2018 Nissan Armada Platinum features the only luxury. The heated seats and steering wheel, a memory system which allows every driver in your family to have their seat, mirror, and steering wheel position preset memorized, the obligatory navigation system, screens inside the headrests, and a wood trim.
You also have the possibility to add 4G and Wi-Fi to your vehicle, a wireless charger, USB charging ports, and ambient lighting. Although the engine has a deep powerful sound, the cabin is silent having the windshield and front windows insulated.
Engine and Performance
The 2018 Nissan Armada Platinum is powered by a 5,6-liter V8 engine. It will sports 390 horsepower and 394 lb-ft of torque. This gives the car a sporty 0-60 of 5.9 seconds which is very respectable for its size. The top speed of 133 mph is limited by the governor.
The engine is a thirsty 13 mpg in the city and 18 mpg on the highway. The vehicle is being able to tow as much as 8,500 lbs and a 1,584 lbs maximum payload. The car is a 4×4, being able to switch from an RWD setup to an AWD.
This pack with a 4-wheel independent suspension gives you enough power to cross hard terrain. The car has a 7-speed automatic transmission which also has a manual shifting mode.
Price and Availability Date
The 2018 Nissan Armada Platinum is expected to be priced at 62,000$. Finally, the release date is set for Q4 of 2017.