Nissan’s crossover segment was successful during last couple of years and sale numbers of their vehicles were growing every year. However, that made company to develop further their vehicles, and because of that we will get 2016 Nissan Terrano. Current generation of the crossover was introduced in 2013, and 2016 year model is part of the mid-cycle refreshment. And it is going to get some new features and curves, making Terrano look modern. Redesign will have some French elegance because Japanese company decided to cooperate with Renault, and first sights of that work is coming with this SUV.
2016 Nissan Terrano engine
Two power units are likely to be installed in new 2016 Nissan Terrano. Base models come with 1.6-l four-cylinder powertrain. It can develop 105 hp and 110 lb-ft of torque through 5-speed manual transmission. Power is sent to front wheels and this compact crossover should be very economical with over 30 mpg of fuel consumption. Another option should be 1.5-l diesel engine, with less power and more miles per gallon. Output is 99 hp, with 180 lb-ft of torque, while models with this engine can go over 42 mpg. Also, diesel unit is mated to different transmission box, a 6-speed manual, which sends power to front wheels, same as 5-speed gearbox.
2016 Nissan Terrano redesign
The 2016 Nissan Terrano will use well-known styling solution of all vehicles from Japanese carmaker. Since this crossover is a part of mid-cycle refresh, slight changes are about to be applied. Bumpers get new colors and roof is going to be more aerodynamic. Same is with front of the crossover and headlights are redesigned. Company will probably use more lightweight materials for building and body gets more sharp lines. Inside, all drivers and passengers can feel different driving impression.
Legroom and comfortable seats covered with genuine leather and cloth boost overall styling grade. We won’t forget to mention its infotainment system. It is impossible to imagine new vehicles without NissanConnect system with plenty of tools and features. Comfort was great before, but company decided to give a small boost to this part of 2016 Nissan Terrano.