Nissan: Nissan TITAN and Nissan Armada win "Extreme Off-Road" and "Luxury Family" categories during annual Active Lifestyle Vehicle Awards

Posted on 26. Oct, 2016 by in Nissan Canada

  • Nissan earns initial in dual of 3 categories entered during foe focusing on vehicles for athletically focused consumers
  • Two-day exam module enclosed on-road and off-road pushing evaluations
  • Accolades follow new wins by TITAN and Armada during Texas Auto Writers Association’s annual Texas Truck Rodeo, including “Full-size Truck of Texas” and “SUV of Texas” titles
  • Honors support Nissan’s “Year of a Truck” – a jubilee of Nissan’s new TITAN lineup, Armada, Pathfinder, Rogue and some-more via 2016

2017 Nissan Armada Press Kit

2017 Nissan TITAN Press Kit

CHANDLER, Ariz. – The 2017 Nissan TITAN PRO-4X full-size pickup and all-new 2017 Nissan Armada full-size SUV were named a tip vehicles in a “Extreme Off-Road” and “Luxury Family” categories respectively in a Active Lifestyle Vehicle Awards (ALV), an annual on-road and off-road car analysis module hold Oct 21-22 in Chandler, Arizona.

The Nissan TITAN PRO-4X finished initial in a Extreme Off-Road category, violence a line-up of severe competitors that enclosed a Jeep Wrangler Unlimited, Toyota TRD Tacoma and Chevy Colorado Z71 Turbo Diesel. The Nissan Armada won in a Luxury Family category, finishing forward of Acura MDX and Audi Q7.

Judging a awards were a row of some-more than 50 Southwest-based and inhabitant automotive and active lifestyle media and athletically focused consumers – including triathletes, runners and ex-pro athletes. The ALV awards are given to manufacturers in several categories, such as family value, immature vehicles, oppulance and off-road. The TITAN PRO-4X was remarkable for a altogether packaging, distance and performance, while Armada perceived clever comments about value and altogether capability.

“Nissan trucks and SUVs are designed to be ‘adventure ready,’ either rebellious a severe off-road route or usually installed adult with recreational apparatus to take a family to a trailhead or lake,” pronounced Fred Diaz, multiplication clamp boss and ubiquitous manager, North America Trucks and Light Commercial Vehicles, Nissan North America, Inc. “We’re respected by a latest approval by this eccentric organisation of active lifestyle media and enthusiasts.”

For a 2017 indication year, a Nissan full-size pickup lineup has stretched with a attainment of a TITAN half-ton. Powered by Nissan’s new 390-horsepower 5.6-liter Endurance® V8 engine, a TITAN half-ton is accessible primarily in a ample Crew Cab body, in both 4×4 and 4×2 configurations and in 5 well-equipped class levels: S, SV, PRO-4X, SL and Platinum Reserve. TITAN half-ton joins a absolute TITAN XD, that debuted in final year and was named “2016 Truck of Texas.”

All 2017 TITAN models are lonesome by Nissan’s recently announced “America’s Best Truck Warranty” 1 – featuring bumper-to-bumper coverage of 5-years/100,000-miles, whichever comes first. Vehicles lonesome by a new warranty, that includes simple and powertrain coverage, embody all TITAN V8 gasoline-powered models and diesel and V8 gasoline-powered 2017 TITAN XD models.

“Athletes tend to consider of their vehicles as gear, and Nissan understands that,” pronounced Nina Russin, Active Lifestyle Vehicle Awards Co-founder. “The TITAN PRO-4X, that is purpose-built for off-roading, is a ideal apparatus for adventures off a grid, while a newest Armada combines a newcomer and load capability flourishing families need with startling ruggedness. Both are truly four-season vehicles for drivers who live for a out-of-doors.”

The new 2017 Armada provides a singular multiple of luxury, energy and utility, including best-in-class2 customary towing and a apartment of modernized Nissan Safety Shield technologies such as Predictive Forward Collision Warning3 and Backup Collision Intervention4.It also offers a uninformed extraneous design, extended opening from a new 5.6-liter Endurance® V8 with best-in-class2 390-horsepower and new 7-speed involuntary transmission, a gentle full-feature cabin and class-exclusive2 accessible reserve and confidence facilities – including Blind Spot Intervention (BSI)5 and Around View® Monitor (AVM) with Moving Object Detection (MOD)6.

For some-more information on a 2017 Nissan Armada and TITAN PRO-4X, along with a finish Nissan lorry and SUV lineup, greatfully revisit NissanNews.com.

About Nissan North America
In North America, Nissan’s operations embody automotive styling, engineering, consumer and corporate financing, sales and marketing, placement and manufacturing. Nissan is dedicated to improving a sourroundings underneath a Nissan Green Program and has been famous annually by a U.S Environmental Protection Agency as an ENERGY STAR® Partner of a Year given 2010. More information on Nissan in North America and a finish line of Nissan and Infiniti vehicles can be found online during www.NissanUSA.com and www.InfinitiUSA.com, or revisit a U.S. media sites NissanNews.com and InfinitiNews.com.

About Nissan Motor Co.
Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., Japan’s second-largest automotive company, is headquartered in Yokohama, Japan, and is partial of a Renault-Nissan Alliance. Operating with some-more than 247,500 employees globally, Nissan sole 5.32 million vehicles and generated income of 11.38 trillion yen (USD 103.6 billion) in mercantile year 2014. Nissan delivers a extensive operation of some-more than 60 models underneath a Nissan, Infiniti and Datsun brands. Nissan leads a universe in zero-emission mobility, dominated by sales of a LEAF, a initial mass-market, pure-electric vehicle. It is a best-selling EV in story with roughly 50% share of a zero-emission car segment. For some-more information on a products, services and joining to tolerable mobility, revisit a website during http://www.nissan-global.com/EN/.

About Active Lifestyle Vehicle of a Year
Active Lifestyle Vehicle of a Year, now final a thirteenth season, is a usually foe in a United States to mix a submit of veteran automotive reporters with chosen and recreational athletes to establish that vehicles now in prolongation best accommodate a needs of buyers with active lifestyles. For additional information, check out a ALV Facebook page and Twitter feed.

 

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Contact

Tim Gallagher
Corporate Communications, Nissan North America
949-370-6862
tim.gallagher@nissan-usa.com

 

1. “Claim formed on years/mileage (whichever occurs first) lonesome underneath a particular 2017 New Vehicle Limited Warranty simple coverage. Comparison formed on Ward’s 2016 Large Pickup Segmentation and Small Pickup Segmentation v. 2017 TITAN and TITAN XD. Comparison formed on publicly accessible information on manufacturers’ website. Claim stream during a time of printing. Nissan’s New Vehicle Limited Warranty simple coverage excludes tires, powertrain coverage, gnawing coverage and sovereign and California glimmer opening and forsake coverage (applicable coverage is supposing underneath other apart warranties). The powertrain coverage is 5 years or 100,000 miles (whichever occurs first).  Other ubiquitous exclusions and terms and conditions also apply. For finish information concerning coverage, conditions and exclusions, see your Nissan play and review a tangible New Vehicle Limited Warranty booklet.”
2. Comparison formed on 2017 Nissan Armada vs. latest in-market Ward’s Large Sport Utility shred (excluding extended length vehicles). Source: manufacturer’s website. 
3. PFCW is dictated to advise we before a collision occurs; it can't forestall a collision. Speed other stipulations apply. See owner’s primer for details.
4. BCI will not detect each object, and speed stipulations apply. Always check vicinity and spin to demeanour behind we before relocating vehicle. See owner’s primer for details.
5. Blind Spot Intervention is not a surrogate for correct line change procedures. The complement will not forestall hit with other vehicles or accidents. It might not detect each car or intent around you.
6. AVM with MOD can't totally discharge blind spots and might not detect each object. MOD operates during vehicles speeds next 5 mph. Always check vicinity and spin to demeanour behind we before relocating vehicle.

 

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