By Mohd. Jamal
Japanese Hub – Nissan Micra Primo
Pros : Superb Interiors, Great Exteriors, Spacious
Cons : Less Comfort Features
The Japanese auto-makers launched another invention, Nissan Micra Primo, which is a new version of Nissan Micra by their Indian Auto Partners Nissan Motors recently in the Indian Market. The launch was not that much exaggerated as of the other cars launched by the Nissan Motors before. Even the company’s decision to launch it near the festive season definitely boosted up their sales. The hatchback will have Hyundai i20, Volkswagen Polo, Renault Pulse, Maruti Swift and Honda Jazz as their arch rivals.
Nissan Micra Primo is an exclusive hatchback with absolutely different kind of looks. Its front represents a little toy-car with oval shaped headlamps, little raised bumper, front grille is just like the mouth of a person and fog lamps adjacent to the number plate personifies the front of the car. The exteriors looks more elegant with the body colored bumpers, door handles and ORVM’s, alloy wheels, the curves on the sides and the antenna raised on the center front of the roof.
The Nissan Micra Primo is out in both fuel versions i.e. petrol version in 2 variants namely XL and XV variants powered by 1.2L engine that can output the maximum power of 80BHP and diesel version also having two variants namely XV and XV premium variants supported by 1.5L K9K turbo diesel engine combined with turbocharger of fixed generation which can accelerate the power up to 65BHP and 160Nm torque. Also the interiors are made so much comfortable and sophisticated that it feels like home. It is well spacious with extra comfort of seats and powerful AC cooling. Add-on features include double din audio system with USB connectivity creating a great ambience while driving, parking sensors for greater safety accompanied with indicators on rear side and lastly the remote control for OVRMs with some more features.