Nissan: Nissan to entrance new Kicks crossover application and LEAF electric car during a 2018 Montreal International Auto Show

Posted on 30. Jan, 2018 by in Nissan Canada

Mississauga, Ont. – Two really opposite Nissan vehicles will beauty a theatre during a 2018 Montreal International Auto Show (MIAS) – a new Nissan LEAF electric automobile and Nissan Kicks crossover. While press day during a 2018 MIAS is a inhabitant entrance for both LEAF and Kicks, a dual vehicles will be accessible during Nissan Canada dealerships soon: Feb and Jun respectively.

“The Nissan counter during a subsequent Montreal Auto Show will be a many different one to-date, capitalized by a dual uncover debuts – a Nissan LEAF and Nissan Kicks,” says Joni Paiva, boss of Nissan Canada. “Kicks joins Nissan’s all-star crossover lineup, though stands out from a throng with confidant style, personal technology, value and expected glorious fuel economy.”

The mint Nissan Kicks becomes a newest entrance in a fast-growing affordable compress crossover marketplace when it hits Nissan Canada dealerships in Jun 2018.

As a gateway to Nissan’s adventure-ready competition application choice – fasten Qashqai, Rogue, Murano, Pathfinder and Armada – Kicks is designed to fit a needs of singles or couples looking for singular styling, roominess, personal technology, intelligent functionality and modernized reserve facilities during an affordable price.

The Kicks embodies Nissan Intelligent Mobility with customary Automatic Emergency Braking with Forward Collision Warning (FCW) and accessible Intelligent Around View® Monitor1 versed with Moving Object Detection (MOD).

Every 2018 Kicks comes with a customary 1.6-litre DOHC 16-valve 4-cylinder with Continuous Variable Valve Timing Control System (CVTCS). The engine is rated during 125 horsepower and 115 lb-ft of torque.

“We acquire some-more and some-more electric vehicles into a rival landscape, and nonetheless we sojourn unapproachable to remind show-goers of Nissan’s care in a EV space. We’ll do this with a latest chronicle of a initial electric automobile for a masses, a Nissan LEAF. Just as we revolutionized a universe with a LEAF in 2011, again we are changing a approach people expostulate with a 2018 Nissan LEAF, that offers some-more range, some-more power, and unconstrained expostulate facilities in ProPILOT Assist, and e-Pedal.”

The Nissan LEAF’s new lithium-ion battery container delivers an estimated operation of 242 kilometres2, and a new e-powertrain delivers an exhilarating, linear pushing opening with a energy outlay of 147 horsepower, 40 per cent some-more than a previous-generation LEAF. Torque has been increasing 26 per cent to 236 lb-ft, ensuing in softened acceleration.

The all-new 2018 Nissan LEAF sets a new customary in a flourishing marketplace for mainstream electric vehicles – charity larger range, modernized technologies such as ProPILOT Assist and e-Pedal, and a energetic new design. Nissan LEAF continues to be a best-selling 100 per cent electric automobile a world.

2018 Nissan Kicks – Fast Facts

  • Aimed during city vital consumers, a mint Kicks crossover is prepared to tackle a power of a civic landscape
  • Embodies Nissan Intelligent Mobility with customary Automatic Emergency Braking with Forward Collision Warning (FCW) and accessible Intelligent Around View® Monitor1 equipped with Moving Object Detection (MOD)
  • Dynamic opening supposing by sporty 1.6-litre 4-cyinder engine, front-wheel expostulate and manageable suspension
  • In reduction than one year, Nissan has launched dual all-new nameplates back-to-back: Qashqai and Kicks
  • Kicks joins best-selling Rogue and Qashqai CUVs in Nissan’s Canadian showrooms in Jun 2018

2018 Nissan LEAF – Fast Facts

  • Greater operation and modernized technologies make new LEAF a ultimate electric vehicle
  • 2018 LEAF offers a longer operation during a rival cost – with stronger performance, distinguished new pattern and cutting-edge technologies
  • Since a launch in 2010, LEAF has been a #1 affordable, mass prolongation EV in a world
  • LEAF’s modernized ProPILOT Assist and e-Pedal technologies offer a demeanour into a destiny of Nissan Intelligent Mobility.
  • New e-Pedal is offering as customary apparatus on all class levels. It allows a motorist a morality of accelerating, decelerating and interlude a automobile by regulating a accelerator pedal alone, and also maintains position to stop and hold, even on a high hill.
  • In Canada, a Nissan LEAF is accessible with a continue package propitious as customary that includes: exhilarated front and back seats; exhilarated steering circle and battery heater.
  • A Level 1/Level 2 (120v/240v) horse wire is also customary in Canada.
  • On-sale date set for early 2018, accessible during launch in all 97 Nissan electric automobile approved dealerships opposite Canada

1 Provincial laws might apply; examination internal laws before using. 
2 Projected MY18 EPA operation of 242 kilometres. Actual operation might change formed on pushing conditions. Use for comparison only.

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