2018 Nissan X-Trail should continue with greatness as we used to see in previous versions, with many upgraded parts and improved details. As that is possible, knowing how much previous models have been popular and well sold, manufacturer this time expect to make the biggest breakthrough the market and literally beat up the competition. There are many things to confirm that. Firstly, they have made a completely new sportier design, visible on front bumper and details in the rear end. There is the much better-designed cabin and surely much more devices and rich equipment inside, together with the changed engine.
Even though some details are already seen on other models made this year in Nissan, we can say that 2018 Nissan X-Trail represents modern sporty crossover, literally new in the class. Soft but massive front end has an interesting combination of chrome and black plastic parts, made in shape of the letter V and ends with large LED lights, incorporated in hood line. Also squared bottom of the bumper includes small fog lights and wide air intake. To be sportier, bottom of the front bumper includes plastic protection. The rear end is as on other crossovers, rounded with curved lines and thin rear lights. There will be offered 17-inch and 18-inch wheels.
When a manufacturer wants to make the elegant but functional cabin, he usually puts modern devices in combination with leather. That is the case with 2018 Nissan X-Trail cabin, with great high-tech devices there. Perfectly incorporated touchscreen with needed buttons and commands has additional watches for fuel and speed behind modern steering wheel decorated with chrome. There is usual equipment, like DAB radio, Bluetooth connectivity, and Apple Car. But, most interesting thing for future buyers is new driving assistant system – ProPilot which will literally replace drivers and allow driving without even handling by a live person.
It is not confirmed yet which engine will exactly have 2018 Nissan X-Trail, but most likely it will be 1.6-liter diesel engine with 132 horsepower of strength. However, there will be a stronger, 2.0-liter diesel engine, with 180 horsepower of strength. Both should be paired with CVT transmission and front and four wheel driving system. For special buyers manufacturer has prepared 1.6-liter turbocharged engine with 167 horsepower on demand.
2018 Nissan X-Trail
Every driver should know that 2018 Nissan X-Trail moves the limitations and boundaries and suppose to change the way as we are looking at sporty crossovers. If you liked it, you should prepare at least $20,000 but the price could go over $30,000 for higher trims.