The 2018 Nissan Kicks is the newest model of Japanese manufacturer and it has been designed for a younger public. This crossover is an alternative to Nissan Juke which is smaller and it has greater focus in sports driving. Its main objective is city driving and it gives the driver a really comfortable experience.
2018 Nissan Kicks – Modern Look
The exterior look is quite modern, as it has a flying roof style. This means that the poles supporting the roof are colored black and not the chassis color. It is available in most common color such black, red, gray and also the metallic orange color which can be seen in all the advertising.
The interior is one of the most interesting characteristics of 2018 Nissan Kicks as its interior has really comfortable seats that can be found in leather or fabric depending on the version. It is also equipped with a 7’’ touch display which counts with NissanConnect and it lets the user connect with Facebook, TripAdvisor and other apps using iOS and Android devices.
Besides the infotainment system, this crossover counts with driving techniques that can make user life easier. It counts with a camera in the back for easier parking. Also, in the most equipped version, it even counts with 360-degree vision. It also counts with important security technology as it is ABS brakes, stability control and AEB which is an active break for the motor and it increases security.
This crossover was released with four different versions:
The Sense option counts with an intelligent key which lets the crossover to start just by pushing the start button, also it counts with a simple infotainment system equipped with AUX and Bluetooth, it is equipped with manual transmission.
The advance version of the 2018 Nissan Kicks has fog lights, parking sensors and it already including automatic transmission. The Exclusive version is the biggest improvement as it includes interesting options in the interior and technology.
The Exclusive includes the 7’’ touchscreen and it also includes the 360-degree vision for parking, leather seats and driving assistance systems, which makes it the most interesting upgrade.
Engine and Performance of the 2018 Nissan Kicks
The new model could borrow drivetrain elements from the Qashqai. If is that true it brings 1.2-liter, 1.6-liter gasoline engines, or 1.5-liter and 1.6-liter diesel units. There may be also a turbocharged version, this may change depending on the country and the availability. The more information will be available closer to the model’s official on-sale date, so stay tuned for additional details.
Rumored Price and Release Date
For the different versions the price varies, also it depends on the customization of the crossover but the general pricing for each. According to some rumors, the 2018 Nissan Kicks will be in the range from $17,000 to $20,000.
The release date has been set for mid-2017 in the USA and in the whole world.
Even the 2018 Nissan Kicks has the main focus in young generations as it gives many capabilities of connectivity it can be enjoyed by all kind of users as it is really handy for many daily situations thanks to the many sensors that aid user while parking and the comfortable seats and spacious cabin.