Nissan made some subtle changes for its 2013 Titan full-size pickup truck. Nissan has also announced that the starting price of the Titan S King Cab 4×2 SWB base model is $28,820. The most significant revision on the 2013 Titan is the use of a new aerodynamic rear spoiler on the tailgate. Meanwhile, the step rails are now standard equipment on the SV and SL models.
SV King Cab 4×2 SWB model is priced from $31,250 while the Titan SV King Cab 4×4 SWB is priced from $34,100. With regards to the SV King Cab 4×4 SWB model, Nissan set a price of $31,670. The PRO-4X King Cab 4×4 SWB is at the top of this range of King Cab models. It has a starting price of $37,040.
The 2013 model is offered with a PRO-4X trim that improves on its exterior looks with updated graphics, satin chrome grille, dark wheel finish, a dark-finish lower radiator skid plate, and updated interior upholstery. The Titan S Crew Cab 4×2 SWB is priced at $31,370 while the PRO-4X 4×4 has a price tag of $39,240.
The starting price of the top-of-the-line Titan SL Crew Cab 4×4 SWB is $42,740. The 2013 Nissan Titan uses the F-Alpha pickup platform and it is equipped with a 5.6-liter DOHC Endurance V8 engine that produces 317 hp and 385 lb-ft of torque. It has a maximum towing capacity of as much as 9,500 pounds for the King Cab and 9,400 pounds for the Crew Cab when these have the proper equipment.
New 2013 Nissan Titan full-size pickup is receiving a few upgrades to its optional equipment package. Nissan has also replaced the Titan XE with the Titan S and the Titan SE with the Titan SV. Moreover, Nissan has renamed the Titan LE as the Titan SL. This means that the new Titan is available as four models: S, SV, PRO-4X and SL, with the availability of two body styles (King Cab and Crew Cab), two drive configurations (4x4 and 4x2), two wheelbases (139.8 inches and 159.5 inches) and three bed lengths. In addition, the new 2013 Nissan Titan could be availed as a Flexible Fuel Vehicle (FFV) that could use E85 Ethanol as fuel.
Underpinned by the Nissan’s F-Alpha pickup platform, the 2013 Titan aims to target active truck buyers looking for innovation and style, as well as excellent value. This is why it is powered by a 5.6-liter DOHC Endurance V8 engine that delivers at 317 hp of max output and 385 lb.-ft. of peak torque. This engine is mated to, as standard, a five-speed automatic transmission, and is powerful enough to tow up to 9,500 pounds for the King Cab and 9,400 pounds for a properly equipped Crew Cab.
For the 2013 model year, the S, SV and SL 4x4 models of the new Nissan Titan features a “4x4” tailgate badge. In addition, the PRO-4X/LE Technology and Entertainment package is now renamed as the PRO-4X/SL Technology Package (Crew Cab) with navigation and moonroof as well as flip-down eight-inch LCD display and DVD player. Remote, auxiliary input and wireless headsets are also included in the package.