The 2017 Nissan Qashqai is built based on the Rogue Platform. But what makes it different from Rogue is it is a lot cheaper and smaller. Rogue has been introduced in the market since 2007. Obviously, a lot more sophisticated models were introduced in the market, and it is about time that a newer line of SUV’s should be released.
The Exterior and Interior Designs of 2017 Nissan Qashqai
Though the 2017 Nissan Qashqai has a smaller built, It is designed to provide a solid and intense ride. The Nissan lovers have lots of exciting colors to choose from. Exteriorly, the model is available in Blade Silver, Storm White Pearl, Magnetic Red, Ink Blue, Pearl Black, Gun Metallic, Nightshade, Bronze and Flame Red colors. There are also suggestions to offer a wide array of customization packages for riders who want to have a distinctive kind of ride. This model is designed to accommodate various needs and wants of the riders.
The interior designs of the seat are built with style and comfort. Riders will enjoy their experience as they move along. The model uses an updated infotainment system that uses WiFi connectivity, Bluetooth, 6.5” touch screen display, cruise control and blind spot monitoring with rear cross traffic alert. The Qashqai 2017 also offers new and exciting accessories including satellite radio, tilt and telescopic steering wheel, five, foldable and reclining rear seats, seventeen-inch steel wheels, height adjustable driver seat, rearview camera, USB port, Dual-zone automatic climate control, four-speaker audio system, CD player, and auxiliary audio jack. Other standard features include LED running lights and headlights, cruise control, automatic wipers and headlights, remote keyless entry, cloth upholstery, roof rails, and chrome exterior door handles.
2017 Nissan Qashqai – Engine Specifications
According to earlier reports, the 2017 Nissan Qashqai will be available with two gasoline and two diesel engines. Probably, the one that will be offered in the US market is the Four-cylinder 1.6-liter inline engine which is estimated to stand 161 hp and 177-pound ft. of torque. This output is far better than Nissan Rogue which is the bigger and heavier version of this model. Nissan Engineers are still working on additional details but it is expected that the full details will be disclosed in public before the release date. It is estimated that it will take 10 seconds for the Nissan Qashqai to reach 0 to 60 mph. The top speed is estimated to be 125 mph.
2017 Nissan Qashqai – Expected Price and Release Dates
So far, Nissan has not yet given a definite price for the 2017 Qashqai. Buyers are advised to check their site later this year for some advice. Definitely, it is expected to be out in the market by 2017. There are rumors that Nissan is planning to release a new version of Rogue next year. There are also reports that Rogue Select will not be available in the market and soon be replaced by Nissan Qashqai. For the meantime, engineers are polishing the 2017 Nissan Qashqai crossover model. Without the doubt, this model will surpass the meticulous standards of Nissan enthusiast.