"When more than 30 years ago appeared the first Micra, I talked about the revolution in the segment subcompact hatchback and a new chapter in Nissan's history. Micra fifth generation no less revolutionary for our times. It will exceed the expectations of motorists from the hatchback as a whole, – he said in his speech the head of the Renault-Nissan Alliance Carlos Ghosn. – The new Micra appears on the market after such striking models like the Qashqai, Juke, and the Murano, Nissan ipodcherkivaet leading position in automotive design. Moreover, we intend to occupy the top positions in the European segment B – the largest and most difficult for the competition of the world car market segment. "
Interestingly, the Micra makes a revolution in the "leaven" for the future of Renault Clio – Cars will be "soplatformennika". Dimensions new items: length – 3995 mm, width – 1742 mm, height – 1452 mm, the size of the wheelbase of 2 525 mm. The company said that the Micra will offer one of the most spacious cabin in the class, and the driver will feel comfortable as ever. It was significantly improved aerodynamics (0.29 cX) and insulation.
The design of the fifth-generation "pyatidverki" was marked on the concept of Sway. Micro ten exterior colors will be available, including one in which the vehicle presented in Paris, – Energy Orange. personalization elements allow you to create up to 125 different combinations.
Nissan Micra will be available with three-cylinder petrol engine producing 90 hp and the 1.5-liter "diesel engine" of similar capacity. These engines will be available at the start of sales, the latest range will expand at the expense of 73-horsepower gasoline "aspirated" volume of one liter.
Among the assistants is to provide emergency brake with pedestrian detection function – a first assistant is offered for vehicles Nissan in Europe. Also Micra received tracking system for road markings, signs, automatic switching headlights, all-sky cameras.
Interestingly, for the hatch provided Active Ride Control system (preventing the buildup of the body) and Active Trace Control (active braking system of the engine), which previously offered for the Qashqai and X-Trail.
Recall recently «autoND» reported about updating Nissan Rogue, which in Russia is sold under the name X-Trail. As early as next month, Nissan may submit one more novelty.