The 2018 Nissan Armada has been unveiled by the makers. It was launched in the year 2004. The newest version seems to be inspired from the Nissan Patrol.
2018 Nissan Armada – Exterior and Interior Design
As Nissan Patrol has already many loyalists in the market, it is very likely that the 2018 version of Nissan Armada will also have many takers whenever it will be launched. Since this SUV is going to be the ‘model’ SUV in terms power, size as well as performance, we can expect it to be the flagship model of Nissan. The exteriors of Patrol and Armada are quite similar. The design of the grille in both the SUVs is almost the same. The wheelbase will be 18- 20 inches. The head will be of LED projector types. The taillight design has also been revamped and they will also have LEDs. There are many features which are similar in Nissan Patrol and the new Armada like the fender vents, upright windshield, integrated side steps etc.
The makers are offering seven color options so everyone has a wide palette of colors to choose form. Though the shape of 2018 Nissan Armada has been changed, there are no significant changes in the dimension of the SUV. There will be an increase in the cargo space with minimum space being about 16.6 cubic feet and maximum capacity, with two seat rows down, of 95.1 cubic feet. The size of the wheelbase will be around 121.1 inches.
There will be three rows in the SUV and there will be an abundance of legroom. The front seats can be operated by power while back rows can be operated manually. A new center console has been fitted and the SUV has the maximum capacity of 8 people. The car will have a Bose surround sound system with 13 speakers and the standard Nissan Navigation System is also fitted in the SUV.
2018 Nissan Armada – Engine
The engine of the 2018 Nissan Armada and Infiniti QX80 are the same. The engine is going to be of 5.6-liter capacity and will be a V-8 engine. The torque rating of the engine at 400 rpm will be around 401 lb-ft while at 5200 rpm the horsepower output will be around 390. A seven-speed automatic transmission feature with adaptive shift control will be available. The engine is going to be fierce and the SUV will be able to accelerate from 0-60 mph in around 7 seconds flat! The top speed of the SUV will be 120mph. The engine will provide the fuel economy average of 16 mpg which in the city will be of 14 mpg and on the highways 20 mpg.
2018 Nissan Armada – Release Date and Price
The new Nissan Armada will be available by mid 2018, though it has not been officially confirmed by Nissan. The price range will depend on the model with the base model (SV version) priced at $44,400. The SL model will be for $50,000. The Platinum version will be for approximately $58,000. All these prices are for 2WD models.
The price for base SV model with 4WD will be $48,000. The SL with 4WD will be $53,000 and the highest model with 4WD is going to be for $60,000.