Public will be able to admire it more closely to the Paris Motor Show: it’s the Nissan Juke Nismo. It was discovered as a concept at the last Tokyo Motor Show, then it was seen in its version of series during the last 24 hours of le Mans in June.
Not as extreme as the Nissan Juke R, the model developed by the performance of Nissan, Nismo division, is also an interesting vehicle. This is the first series vehicle prepared by Nismo to be marketed in Europe, and the Japanese manufacturer says that it is the first of a series of upcoming Nismo.
In relation to the design of the base, few changes, updated version apart from many heard, an aerodynamic pack on the part of the maker. It includes new bumper front and rear, wider wheel, side skirts, a rear spoiler, a redesigned grille, a new exhaust system and of the rims 18 inch alloy.
Also, Nismo reviewed slightly inside him grafting a new steering wheel in Alcantara and seats sport bucket seats. Side equipment, include GPS navigation touch screen, backup camera and Bluetooth connectivity.
With reviewed frame which comes with a stiffer suspension and a direction revised for greater stability, its engine did not suffer great change developed at the level of direct injection. The basic model develops 188 horses and the Nismo model produces 200 horsepower. It’s always the same engine 4 cylinder turbo with a capacity of 1.6L which is housed under the hood. Available with a manual transmission for the model 2-wheel drive and automatic transmission CVT for the 4-wheel drive model, he shot down respectively the 0-60 mph in 7.8 seconds and 8.2 seconds.
The Nissan Juke Nismo will be marketed in Europe at the beginning of next year, and then to the Japan and North America later. The exact dates have not been disclosed, as the price.