What differentiates the new Navara from other models?
The 2017 Nissan NP300 Navara is Nissan’s last Navara since 2004 and it was worth the wait. The new Navara is available with four-wheel drive or rear-wheel drive and features a great balance between strength and low fuel consumption, while having a more comfortable cabin.
What features are available with all Navara models?
All Navaras are equipped with excellent safety systems, such as Electronic Stability Control and Electronic Traction Control, which help maintain control in a skidding vehicle and on slippery terrain, respectively. Other safety features include seven airbags, including front and rear curtain airbags, front side airbags, two front passenger and driver airbags, and one front passenger airbag. the driver’s knees. The Navara’s visibility is also improved on cloudy / cloudy days with the daytime running headlights. In addition, the main headlights are automatic and come on when it gets dark.
This beast also packs in great tech features, including button-operated cruise control (on the steering wheel), Bluetooth phone connection, and audio streaming. Other ornaments provided are USB; auxiliary and iPod ports; a CD-audio unit (controllable from the steering wheel) – with four or six speakers (in two cabins).
What are the additional accessories that can be obtained?
The Navara, which is available exclusively with a gasoline engine, comes with 15 “steel wheels and a vinyl-covered floor. For a little more expense you can get the Navara with 16” steel wheels, alarm system, remote central locking , an anti-fog rear window, tinted windows (side and rear), more stylish exterior door handles and mirrors, and an interior fuel cap release mechanism. This model is also equipped with a 12V port in the rear tub for conveniences like a cooler or cooler.
The Navara SL 4WD Dual Cab can be upgraded to a twin-turbo diesel engine for stronger power and more performance, without giving up on chunky steel wheels or nice vinyl flooring. This bundle offer includes a
Multi-function dash display, including smartphone synthesis and reversible camera.
Investing in the Navara ST offers you form, comfort and character. This more expensive offering included even more attractive 16 “aluminum alloy wheel trims, carpeted floors; leather trimmed steering wheel, gear sticks and parking brake, as well as trip computer and satellite navigation, headlights and projector and makes boast a great overall design. The exterior is more idiosyncratic with uniquely designed running lights. This model also includes fog lights, a notable sport bar (for the cockpit) and side steps for easy entry and exit from the cabin. model is available with 4WD and rear differential lock to help maintain control in various off-road terrain.
If you spend more on the Navara ST-X, you’ll get partial leather seats, power-adjustable driver’s seat, and front seat heating. In addition, the electrically folding exterior mirrors serve as defrosters with a heating function. The ST-X model also comes with an aluminum alloy spare wheel, instead of the steel spare provided for other models. Additionally, rear sensors assist with parking, interchangeable ‘tie-down’ sites; roof racks; And the heavy-duty plastic liner is a wonderful bonus when mounting a luggage unit, and a ‘smart’ key makes it easy to access with a simple touch of the front door handles, as long as the key is within reach. The crew cab version of this model is also offered with an electronic sunroof for an additional fee.
How do you rate the Navara in terms of comfort?
The interior of the NP300 has been upgraded to a more satisfying and comfortable cabin, which has less of the uncomfortable “commercial vehicle cabin experience.” The optional moonroof available on the ST-X Crew Cab trim adds to a more opulent cabin experience. The seats are padded and therefore more comfortable than expected in a commercial vehicle.
The steering column is height adjustable and handles well on the road, even more so with a rear load. The NP300 is slightly smaller than the usual big workhorses, adding the benefit of easier parking in smaller lots and spaces.
The two available diesel engine versions are responsive on the road and perform especially well when combined with the seven-speed automatic gearbox.
Note: The above article has been written on the basis of the Nissan NP300 Navara available in the US, Australia and Europe. Available specifications, features and accessories may differ for models available in South Africa. For more information on the South African Nissan Navara (not called the NP300 in South Africa), visit the site of a dealer such as Nissan Group 1.