The 2016 Nissan Frontier is a small pick-up truck which promises to be an amazing offering in the mid-size segment in the coming two years. Although there will not be any change in engine, it will have a stylish interior and exterior with a compact, aerodynamic design. It will rival the likes of Ford Ranger, Chevrolet Colorado and Toyota Tacoma. It will be compatible for on road as well as off road drive.
2016 Nissan Frontier Interior and Exterior
The internal cabin of the vehicle will be spacious and high-quality. The seats will be comfy and wrapped in plush leather. There will be enough attractive features in the form of an advanced steering wheel with many features and functions, TFT and new dashboard. A large touch screen display will be one of the highlights of this model, and it would help drivers control all the safety and standard features. The large touch screen display in the internal cabin will be one of the main attractive features of this car. Improved navigation system, brand new speakers, AC and updated infotainment system will be some of the other cool features of this mid-sized truck.
The 2016 Nissan Frontier exterior is likely to be similar to the D23 Navara. It will have an imposing front fascia with a curvier chassis and smoother lines. It will have bigger radiator grille with LED headlamps as standard in all the models. The V-shaped grille will sport the Nissan emblem on its middle. The headlamps will be the most superior LED variety. There will be bigger alloy wheels, new colors and lots of chrome treatment. This redesigned vehicle will come with fewer pounds, which would improve its mileage and overall performance. The manufacturer would use carbon fiber and aluminum to make this lighter in weight.
2016 Nissan Frontier Engine Specs
The 2016 Nissan Frontier is supposed to come with various engine options. There will be a 4-cylinder, 2.8 L engine with inline configuration that can produce 200 hp; a V6, 2.5 L engine; a V6, 2.5 L engine and also a 2.8 L Cummins turbo diesel power mill which would be able to produce a peak torque of 350 pound-feet and a maximum power of 200 hp.
The 4×2 variant will come with either a 5-speed AMT or a 5-speed manual transmission gearbox. The V6 versions will come paired with either a 5-speed automatic or a 6-speed manual transmission gearbox. In the 4×4 Outpost, the only option – which is the V6 engine – will come paired with either a 5-speed automatic or a 6-speed manual transmission gearbox.
The 2016 Nissan Frontier will be able to return a mileage of 15 mpg in busy city traffic and 21 mpg on the bigger roads.
2016 Nissan Frontier Price and Release Date
Although there is no official word about the pricing, the cost of the base model is likely to begin from 18,000 or 19,000 USD. At this cost, it will be the most affordable pickup truck out there for buyers. The 2016 Nissan Frontier is expected to debut at the New York Auto Show in the spring of 2015.