The updated Nissan Qashqai is ready for its official European launch and the company has released all the details about its new SUV.
Nissan focuses on four areas with this facelift; The exterior design, the better interior quality and the street manners as well as the addition of the new semi-autonomous features of the company.The facelifting also introduces us to the new Tekna + trim level, which will make the new Nissan Qashqai a More luxurious character in an attempt to compete with traditional premium rivals.
The new Nissan Qashqai Tekna + now comes with soft nappa leather seats with 3D quilts, either in black or in a rich plum color, a premium Bose audio system with eight speakers, satin silver- Door mirror caps and roof rails.
All new Nissan Qashqais now come with an updated interior with high quality materials and improvements. These include the new D-shaped steering wheel, ventilation slits and interior door handles made of high-quality materials, new seams for the center console armrest. Other features include one-touch power window switches for all four doors, new front seats that support more, and with slimmer backs for more knee room at the back and A new user interface for the infotainment system.
The front end of the new Nissan Qashqai has been completely reworked with a new bumper, the brand-new “V-Motion” grille and a set of new headlights with integrated LED daytime running lights.
Customers can choose from new 17-, 18- and 19-inch light-alloy wheels, with Nissan also adding two new and vibrant color options. The Qashqai range: Vivid Blue and Chestnut Bronze.
The chassis was modified with recirculated dampers, reduced spring rates and modified rubber components. Nissan has also increased the anti-roll bar stiffness for a balanced handling performance.
The company has also added additional sound insulation in the front doors and behind the rear wheel arches, additional sealing around the doors and a thicker rear window for better NVH.
Nissan’s ProPilot-semi-autonomous feature will be able to control the steering, acceleration and brake in a track on highways, heavy traffic and high-speed cruise. The system combines three technologies (Lane Keep Assist, Intelligent Cruise Control and Traffic Jam Pilot) and is activated via a button on the steering wheel.
The new Nissan Qashqai will be sold from July throughout Europe prices will be announced in the coming weeks.