A global success for Nissan in the global markets, the all-new Kicks has finally been launched in India. The all-new Nissan Kicks is an important product for the brand in India. The Kicks gets 1.5-litre petrol and diesel engine options. While the petrol engine is mated to a five-speed manual transmission, the diesel version has a six-speed gearbox. The new Nissan Kicks has been launched in India at a starting price of Rs 9.55 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). The SUV will primarily rubs shoulders against the likes of Hyundai Creta and Renault Duster in the segment.
360-degree camera offers a complete view of the surroundings
8-inch touchscreen infotainment system
Smart watch connectivity
Nissan Kicks is larger than its prime rival Hyundai Creta. The Kicks has overall body dimensions of 4384 mm x 1813 mm x 1651 mm (LxWxH). The Kicks gets LED projector headlamps and these are automatic, which translate into more convenience for the driver.
Enter the cabin of the Nissan Kicks and possibly the first thing that you will notice is the 8.0-inch touchscreen infotainment system that supports both Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. The interiors of the Nissan Kicks get a dual tone treatment that feels upmarket.
Powering the Nissan Kicks are two engine options. While the 1.5-litre petrol engine is good for churning out respective power and torque outputs of 104 bhp and 142 Nm. On the other hand, the 1.5-litre diesel motor makes out 108 bhp and 240 Nm. There is no automatic gearbox on offer with the Nissan Kicks as of now.
The petrol engine on the Nissan Kicks is mated to a five-speed manual transmission. On the other hand, the diesel motor is paired to a six-speed manual gearbox.
The new Nissan Kicks gets four airbags along with ABS (Anti-Lock Braking System) and EBD. Furthermore, the Hyundai Creta rival also features brake assist, hill start assist and a first in the segment 360 degree camera.
Nissan Kicks offers an ARAI certified fuel efficiency ranging from 14 to 20 kmpl. The Kicks has been fitted with a fuel tank having 50 litre capacity and hence, you can get a range between 700 to 1000 km once you go for a full top up.