Despite its termination on the production in 2015, Xterra issued to be as the 2019 Nissan Xterra model. Due to the safety issues and the poor fuel efficiency the car was stopped from the production. Base on this fact, the new Nissan Xterra will come back with better fuel efficiency and advanced safety system as well as the redesign of the exterior and the interior.
With the new release of the car, it will be the third generation on the model. The second generation was first released back in 2005, and the last model of the third generation was introduced in 2010.
2019 Nissan Xterra Engine Specs
The 2019 Nissan Xterra model most likely will get the 4.0-liter V6 engine. The engine be able to create around 261 Horse Power and 281 pound-feet of torque. It is paired with 6 speed manual transmission gearbox. The other specification of the engine however hasn’t had revealed yet. On its assumptions, the engine will most likely be rated 19 for the city riding and 24 for the highway.
The amount of gallon used per mile in the new engine still a low number which is pretty wasteful compare to similar SUV from other brands even for Toyota’s lineup. Since the news about the engine hasn’t settled yet, the car might also get a 2.5-liter V4 engine, same as the Nissan Frontier’s engine. This engine can produce around 260 Horse Power and 280 pounds-feet of torque.
2019 Nissan Xterra Exterior and Interior Redesign
2019 Nissan Xterra will be using F-Alpha model as the platform. The platform has been using by many companies to their crossover as well. The appearance of the car will be very manly, bold and aggressive. It has clear cut and refined line to boost the rage design. It is pretty small grille, sit between boxy headlamps as to emphasize that it is made to conquer the road. The fog light placed just under the headlight on right in front of the bumper. The roof design also gives it a stronger look.
Inside the cabin, it will be very spacious with abundance of leg room and headroom. It has three-row seating setting that capable to take up to seven people. Nissan also provide the two-row seating configuration, able to accommodate five people. On the infotainment system, it will be equipped with 5.8-inch screen, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, better safety system, rearview camera, airbags, and many others.
2019 Nissan Xterra Price and Release Date
The offer for the car will be started around $25.000. However, some rumors also said that it will be around $30.000 and can be up to $40.000 for the better trim. While the price is still debatable, the release of the 2019 Nissan Xterra hasn’t been confirmed it.