Tuesday, June 11, 2013
By Anil Jangid
New Nissan Micra features and specifications out
The new Nissan Micra has officially been launched European markets. Now, Nissan India is also going to offer the 2013 Micra to Indian customers very soon. Ahead of launch, features, specifications and variants details of the new version of the Nissan hatchback have been out. The new avatar of the vehicle will be made available in both manual and automatic transmission system choices. It gets many of innovative features along with makeover and redesigned inside-out.
The 2013 Nissan Micra will be made available in two engine choices- petrol and diesel. Its petrol model comes loaded with a 1.2L three cylinder motor churning 76PS of power at 6,000rpm and 104Nm of torque at 4,000rpm. The engine is mated to a 5-speed manual gearbox, however, a CVT automatic gearbox variants will be made available. It is reported to offer improved mileage of 18.44 kmpl. Meanwhile, the diesel model of the new Micra houses a 1.5L K9K diesel engine belting out 64PS of power and 160Nm of torque. It will offer a mileage of 23.08 kmpl.
In terms of features, new Micra comes equipped with new grille, new front bumper and redesigned headlights, restyled tail lamps with LED treatment, stylish boot lid and rear bumper along with new designed center console. The company is offering the new version of hatchback with new exterior colors- Turquoise Blue and Metallic Platinum Sage.