Currently Nissan has only one product in their line-up, the Kick (Expect GT-R). Actually the Nissan Kicks sports 1.5 petrol and 1.3 turbo petrol. The 1.5-L petrol produces 105 bhp of power and 142 nm of torque. So, we only talk about the 1.3 turbo petrol in detail in this article.
So, the Nissan Kicks 1.3 petrol has 6 variants on offer namely, XV 1.3 turbo, XV pre turbo 1.3, XV turbo 1.3 CVT, XV pre (O) turbo 1.3, XV pre (O) turbo 1.3 dual tone and the XV pre turbo 1.3 CVT. All these variants falls under the price bracket of 14.87 L – 17.71 L (on-road Bangalore).
So, the 1.3-litre turbo petrol engine is powered by a 1330 cc, inline-4 cylinder, DOHC, BS6 petrol engine, which produces 154 bhp of power and 254 nm of torque. The engine is mated to 6-speed manual transmission and 6-speed automatic CVT (Continuously Variable Transmission). The car could return around 15.8 kmpl of mileage on both manual and automatic versions.
The car is compact in nature with the dimension of 4384 mm length, 1813 mm width and 1669 mm height. 5 people can sit inside the car comfortably and the car has a lot of head room, knee room and under thai support. The drivetrain is FWD and the car has all the basic features like AC automatic climate control, front & rear power windows, keyless central locking, ABS with EBD and leather seats with leather finished gear knob.
The new Nissan Kicks offers an excellent grip around the corners with its 215/60-R17 wide front and rear tyres. The car has Mcpherson strut front suspension and double acting shock absorber with coil spring at front and torsion beam front suspension and double acting shock absorber with coil spring at rear. The car gets disc brakes at front and drum brakes at rear.The car also has power assisted electric steering wheel.
The car gets all the safety aids like ABS, EBD, BA, ESP, seat belt warning, hill hold control , engine immobilizer, keyless central locking, speed sensing door lock, child safety lock and traction control system(TC/TCS).
Comfort and Convenience:
The sports so many luxurious and convenient features like AC with automatic climate control, single zone front AC with common fan speed control, the car has air vents behind front armrest and on pillars, heater, vanity mirrors for both driver and co-drivers, cabin-boot access, anti-glare mirrors, reverse parking camera, reverse parking sensors, cruise control, headlight and engine on remainder, button engine start, tilt steering adjustment and 2 12V power outlets.
You’ll get access to NissanConnect app which let you do emergency call and it sports features like find my car, remote AC on/off via app, geo-fence, over the air (OTA) updates and you can check the vehicle status via app.
The car has 8-way manually adjustable driver seat and 8 way manually adjustable co-driver seat. The rear row of the seat is set to 2-way manual adjustment of headrest up and down. The car has fabric seat upholstery, driver arm rest, bench type rear passenger seat, single-tone/dual-tone interior, rear arm rest with cup holder, fully fold-able rear seats, front seat pockets and front and rear head rests.
WARRANTY AND COMPETITORS:
Nissan gives you 2 years/50,000 km warranty on the Nissan Kicks. The car competes with the highly selling Hyundai Creta, Renault Duster, Kia Seltos, Mahindra XUV 300, Maruti Suzuki XL6, Ford Ecosport, Mahindra XUV 500, MS S-Cross and Mahindra Scorpio.