First launched in 1997 as a replacement for D21 hard body truck, 2016 Nissan Frontier is a mid-size pickup truck. The car being in its third generation, the automaker made sure it comes fully complete with of a host of improvements and features. Available in the following trims, S, SL, and SV, from what consumers are saying, it obvious, Nissan has built a design that has blended modernism and traditional truck cues that will enable the car to last for a very long time. It is definitely an attempt by Nissan to bring a design to the market back in strong fashion.
2016 Nissan Frontier – Exterior and Interior Design
The outside design is totally fit. The body is all new and smoother, as well. The front part has been restyled and integrated with daytime LED lights and U-shaped radiator grille. Seen as an effort by Nissan to make the outside even better, there are other noticeable updates on 2016 Nissan Frontier. The truck now comes complete with refreshed fog lamps, splendid front bumper, and tailgate. Another great achievement is the wheels. They are broader, more adaptive and most importantly more durable. To help reduce the overall weight of this truck, more aluminum has been used.
For an industry that demands luxury and style even in the most rugged vehicles, this truck comes with a stylish interior design. The elementary and rustic look of the cabin is enhanced with hard plastic trims and some stunning finishes. Plus, with its high-tech features and refined amenities, this car will surely please a lot of people. In the inside, some of the amenities that many people will find cozy include Nissan Connect; this tool, alone, allows anyone in the vehicle to enjoy hands-free access to music, navigation and more. Additionally, besides new styling and some new features, the cabin is made of better quality materials. Plus, drivers should expect more space and a higher level of comfort, which came as an additional option in 2014. Other impressive features of the new 2016 Nissan Frontier include heated front seats, satellite radio, USB ports, and a 6’’ monitor.
2016 Nissan Frontier – Engines
This car comes with three powertrain options; first, which is the standard engine, is a 2.8-liter Cummins diesel four-cylinder that makes up to 200 hp and more than 350 lb-ft of torque. This engine is paired to 8-speed automatic gearbox, powered on a rear or four wheel drive. The other two options are a 2.5-liter inline-4 engine and 4.0-liter V6 engine. These engines are connected to 6-speed manual or automatic transmission that can be powered by all-wheel or rear drive. When it comes to fuel economy ratings, this truck is no other model in this category. It provides around 23 miles per gallon on the highway.
2016 Nissan Frontier – Release Date and Price
Launched early this year, the price has been set at a base MSRP of $19,000, which is really a good price if you are currently looking for an affordable mid-size truck. Bottom line; the new 2016 Nissan Frontier is an outstanding truck, and even with all this competition, this truck is going to stand above and beyond the rest.