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Nissan Terrano AMT

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All new Nissan Terrano

Key Takeaways:

  • Update includes a 6-speed AMT gearbox
  • Bookings open for an amount of INR 25000
  • Mechanically same, the high-end variant gets AMT
  • Few cosmetic changes
  • On sale later this month

Nissan Cars in India

Earlier, there were things being said and details spreading about an AMT Nissan Terrano which was supposedly going to be launched. Well, now the Japanese automaker has made it a reality, yes, just recently the automaker announced that pre-bookings for the new Terrano 6-speed AMT is open at an initial amount of INR 25,000 across all showrooms in the country. Sales are predicted to begin later during the month.

This AMT version of the vehicle is based on the high-end XVD Premium version.

Nissan Terrano

With the launch of new vehicles like Creta by Hyundai and the updated Duster by Renault, the Terrano in India is pretty much snowed under. Not receiving an update since its inception has greatly affected the Terrano. Now things are definitely looking brighter. A festive season launch will most definitely help the company push and achieve the sales it requires and not to miss the presence it seeks.

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Let’s browse through all that the Nissan has to offer in quick 5 points.

1. Exterior Design

In terms of the exterior profile, there are not many enhancements as such. It sustains with the unchanged front bumper and grille and the same design for the rear bumper as well. Few changes are: the rear view mirrors gets turn indicators as an addition, sharper headlamps, bigger tail lamps and a new design for the alloy wheels, rear-view mirrors that electrically fold and other standard styling elements.

The SUV will be available in the standard 5 colour option + an all new colour option as well!

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  • Blade Silver
  • Pearl White
  • Bronze Grey
  • Sterling Grey
  • Sapphire Black
  • Sandstone Brown (New)

Length X Width X Height

4331mm X 1822mm X 1671mm

Wheelbase

2673mm

Wheel type and size

16 inch alloys

Boot Space

475L

2. Interior Design

The interior and cabin is quite similar to the existing model but it does get a few soft touches here and there. Different plastic materials on the dashboard and the door trim, backlight illumination on the door switches which is white in colour, a new design for the door trim, the colour scheme overall has a larger extent of dark elements, armrest for the driver, one touch turn indicators, anti-pinch driver side windows and an automatic warning for emergency brakes. Certain elements that are carried forward from the standard models include the Bluetooth enabled auto system, 8-way adjustable driver seat, tilt steering wheel and rear AC.

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Sadly, certain features which could have been termed as basic have been missed out in the Terrano but these are featured in the competitor vehicles like touchscreen infotainment system, steering audio controls and automatic climate control.

AC Conditioner type

Manual

Central Locking

Yes

Power Windows

Yes (4)

Audio System

Yes (2 DIN)

Steering Audio Control

No

ABS

Yes

Airbags

Yes (2)

3. Engine and Transmission

At present, the Terrano is offered in two engine options – 1.6L petrol which makes 102BHP and a torque of 145Nm tuned to a 5-speed manual transmission and the other a 1.5L diesel in two options which are 84BHP and 108BHP which have a torque of 200Nm and 248Nm respectively. This comes mated to a 6-speed manual transmission.

The other engine is the 1.5L diesel 100 PS which is one that comes with the AMT option. This AMT is linked to a 6-speed Easy-R AMT gearbox unit which is supported by a FWD system.

Engine

1.5-litre, 4-cylinder K9K Diesel

Max Power

108.5bhp @ 3900rpm (110PS)

Max Torque

248Nm @ 2250rpm

Transmission

6-speed Easy-R AMT

Drivetrain System

Front-wheel drive

Fuel Tank Capacity

50L

Mileage City

Approx. 16-17kmpl

Mileage Highway

Approx. 19.61kmpl

4. Competitors

Some of the rivals of the Nissan Terrano AMT are:

  • Hyundai Creta Automatic
  • Renault Duster AMT
  • Mahindra Scorpio Automatic

5. Price

Although, the price of the car hasn’t officially been announced or mentioned, it is said to be priced anywhere between INR 13.75 lakhs and INR 13.85 lakhs.

"The Nissan Terrano complements the dynamic lifestyle of today’s spirited Indian consumers. With bold styling, luxurious interior, and great driving dynamics, it exemplifies the perfect car for everyday and everywhere. The addition of this new transmission makes the Terrano an even more compelling choice for buyers looking for a relaxing and comfortable drive," Arun Malhotra, Managing Director, Nissan Motor India when commenting on the latest addition to the Nissan India vehicle portfolio.

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