Nissan has disclosed the pricing and specifications for its new Nissan Qashqai crossover. The new Qashqai crossover is expected to build on the success of its predecessor, of which around 2 million units have been sold. Despite boasting a higher level of technology, comfort and practicality, the Nissan Qashqai comes with a level of affordability that would attract those considering conventional hatchback or crossover.
The Nissan Qashqai has a starting price of £17,595, and offers premium quality as well as some advanced features on the market – a testament to the carmaker’s philosophy of bringing premium features to the family car market.
The new Nissan Qashqai will hit the market in January 2014 and could be availed with four familiar grades: Visia, Acenta, Acenta Premium and Tekna.
The Visia models carry a starting price of £17,595 and are offered with new features like automatic air conditioning, Hill Start Assist, a five-inch color HD infotainment screen, Chassis Control, TPMS (Tyre Pressure Monitoring System) and Speed Limiter/Cruise control.
Acenta models, meanwhile, carry a starting price of £19,145 and come with the features offered on the Visia with the addition of dual-zone automatic air conditioning, premium leather steering wheel and gear knob, a set of 17-inch alloy wheels and a Luggage Board System. It features safety equipment that includes front fog lamps, auto headlamps and rain-sensing wipers.
Both the Visia and Acenta models could be availed with the optional Smart Vision Pack at an additional £450, which adds the carmaker’s advanced Safety Shield system among other driver aids.
The pack includes Front Collision Avoidance, Driver Attention Support and Traffic Sign Recognition. The Acenta Premium models have a starting price of £20,995 and feature a number of comfort and safety technologies like the new-generation NissanConnect infotainment system with DAB radio.
It also features a rear view camera, an i-key Start Push Button, parking sensors and a panoramic glass roof. Its safety features include Front Collision Avoidance, High Beam Assist and Lane Departure Warning. Tekna models carry a base price of £23,145 and feature a collection of new technologies. Safety features include Bi-LED headlamps, Safety Shield with Traffic Signal Recognition and High Beam Assist.