The model range of the Japanese automaker Nissan in Russia is shredded. The rate only on localized crossovers gave a sharply negative result. Sales of Nissan cars for 10 months. The current year decreased by 21%, compared to the same period last year. And in October by as much as 60%, in comparison with October 2018. It’s time for the Japanese automaker, it’s time to think about the expansion of the model range, the more new items for other markets «for the sinus» have a company.
The Japanese automaker Nissan introduced a new generation Sentra sedan on the auto show in Los Angeles
Generation change brought Nissan Sentra updated «face» with a V-shaped radiator grille and optional LED optics, which browsing similarities with larger sedans Altima and Maxima. Also, the new generation will have a «sports» version of SR with a black-colored side mirrors painted in black, a sports spoiler darkened by chrome-plated edging of a radiator grid, overlays on door thresholds and 18-inch alloy wheels.
In the body palette of eight colors: Electric Blue, Brilliant Silver Metallic, Gun Metallic, Super Black, Aspen White, Fresh Powder, Rosewood Metallic and Scarlet Ember. Plus three options for two-color colors: Super Black / Gun Metallic, Super Black / Aspen White and Super Black / Monarch Orange.
The overall dimensions of the model have practically not changed. In the length, the new sedan reaches almost 4.6 m, in width — 1815 mm (+52 mm), in height — 1450 mm (-56 mm). The model of the model has increased by 12 mm and is now 2712 mm. The block has become wider by 52 mm, and the center of gravity moved closer to the road.
Under the hood, Nissan Sentra has a new generation 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine, which has replaced the same 1.8-liter unit. Returning a new engine — 151 hp and 197 nm, respectively, by 20 and 16% more than that of the current model. A variator of Xtronic works in a pair.
The interior of the new Nissan Sentra is decorated in the stylistics of the latest models of the brand: chrome decor, contrast lines and better finishing materials. For surcharge, a leather interior and Nissan branded seats are proposed.
The new Nissan Sentra will be available in three sets: S, SV and SR. The basic configuration is The 7.0-inch multimedia system with voice control and Bluetooth, 4.2-inch digital dashboard, 16-inch wheels, tailless access and launch without key.
Equipment of the average set SV includes 16-inch alloy wheels with all-season tires 205/60R16, 8.0-inch «Multimediyka» with support for Apple Car Play and Android Auto, two-zone climate control and cruise control with the emergency stop function.
The top SR-equipment received LED headlights, running lights and fog lights, 18-inch wheels with tires 215 / 45R18 and a «sports» salon with an orange decorative line.
Regardless of the configuration of the new Nissan Sentra, the Nissan Safety SHIELD 360 is an active security complex, which includes automatic emergency braking when pedestrians are detected, monitoring «blind» zones, cross-movement warning from behind, warning about output from the traffic strip and automatic lighting control.
The sale of a new generation sedan start early in early 2020. Prices have not yet been announced.
Recall that the car Nissan Sentra was produced at the Lada Izhevsk Automobile Plant.