Similar to cars sold in China, Nissan X-Trail 2022 in the US market has now been added a new 1.5L, turbocharged, 3-cylinder petrol engine.
The new generation of the Nissan X-Trail, or Rogue, was first launched in the North American market in June last year. After more than a year, Nissan decided to add a slightly upgraded version to this C-sized crossover.
The most notable highlight of the Nissan X-Trail 2022 for the North American market is the engine. Accordingly, this C-sized crossover model is supplemented with a new 3-cylinder, turbocharged, 1.5-liter gasoline engine. The engine produces a maximum capacity of 201 hp and a maximum torque of 305 Nm and is combined with a new Xtronic CVT continuously variable transmission. This is the engine currently equipped for the Nissan X-Trail 2021 in the Chinese market.
Meanwhile, the old 2.5L, naturally aspirated, 4-cylinder petrol engine is still retained on the Nissan X-Trail 2022. This engine produces a maximum capacity of 181 horsepower and torque. 245 Nm max.
The new engine of the Nissan X-Trail 2022 is assembled at a factory in Tennessee, USA, and also has the same variable compression technology as the 4-cylinder, turbocharged, 2.0-liter gasoline engine used for the Infiniti QX50 2019 as well. like the Nissan Altima. Currently, Nissan has not announced the operating parameters of the X-Trail 2022 version using the new 1.5L engine. However, this engine promises to help the car run faster and save more gas.
In addition to the new engine, the Nissan X-Trail 2022 is basically unchanged compared to before. Developed on the basis of the upgraded CMF-C/D platform, this C-sized crossover has a length of 4,643 mm, a width of 1,839 mm, a height of 1,674 mm and a wheelbase of 2,705 mm. Compared to the old generation, this model is 38 mm longer, 5 mm lower, but the wheelbase remains the same.
Not only changing the size, the new generation Nissan X-Trail also evolved in terms of design in a sportier and more modern style. Meanwhile, the interior of the car is supplemented with many equipment such as standard 8-inch or optional 9-inch touchscreen infotainment screen, which supports Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. In addition, the 9-inch screen also integrates a satellite navigation system in the high-end version. Besides, there is a 10.8-inch steering wheel information display screen and a digital instrument panel with a 12.3-inch or 7-inch screen, depending on the version.
And yet, Nissan X-Trail 2022 also has sun blinds that can be pulled up and down, wireless smartphone charging, 3-zone automatic air conditioning, panoramic sunroof, Zero Gravity seats inspired by NASA is both front and rear and the doors open nearly 90 degrees for easier entry/exit. Particularly, the most advanced version of the car will be equipped with a semi-aniline leather interior in fawn color and diamond stitching, creating a sense of luxury, a 10-speaker Bose sound system as well as a surround light system.
Finally, there are safety equipment included in the standard ProPILOT technology package, which includes adaptive cruise control, lane-keeping assist with auto-steering, 360-degree camera, and cross-traffic alert. horizontal when reversing, automatic emergency braking and blind spot detection.
With the appearance of a new engine, the price of Nissan X-Trail 2022 in the US market has increased significantly, ranging from $ 26,700 – $ 37,980. Meanwhile, the corresponding selling price of the old version is 26,050 – 37,230 USD.