Kolkata, By Swastika Paul :- Japanese automobile manufacturer Nissan has just given us the new year gift with their much-awaited Intelligent SUV, the new Nissan KICKS. In 2018 Nissan announced that it will launch its compact SUV kicks in India and today is the day the car launched in Kolkata. Manufactured at the company’s plant at Oragadam, Chennai, the new car offers owners an exceptional combination of premium-ness, spacious interiors and stylish exteriors. The Kicks will be a more loaded and urbane version of the Terrano compact SUV. With best-in-class features drive innovation and comfort the new Nissan Kicks is available at an introductory price of INR 9,55,000 lakh across India. Kicks is available in four personalized variations, XL, XV, XV Premium and XV Premium+ in diesel and two dynamic variants XL,XV in petrol.
The Nissan Kicks compact SUV is 1813 mm wide, 1615 mm high and 4384 mm long. The wheelbase of the car stands at 2673 mm. The body is designed and build with GRAPHENE (Gravity-philic Energy Absorption) body structure, which has inherent capability to absorb impact energy making the new Nissan Kicks stronger on Indian roads. The new Nissan Kicks compact SUV also gets first-in-class features like Automatic climate control, Around View Monitor Display (AVM) 360 Camera, floating infotainment system with Android Auto and Apple Car play and Nissan Connect. The cabin comes in a dual-tone colour scheme. Kicks can also be personalized with 27 accessory categories and tailor made as per customer requirements. The durable and custom-fitted quality accessories come with a one year warranty/up to 20,000 kms whichever is earlier. The car will come in 11 exciting colours including Pearl white; Blade silver; Fire red; Bronze grey and Amber etc. In a first for a car manufacturer in India, Nissan will offer a subscription model as a unique way of getting behind the wheel of a Nissan KICKS. The ‘Intelligence choice of Ownership’ package allows the customer to drive the Nissan KICKS home with zero down payment up front. The monthly fee is inclusive of insurance, maintenance and 24×7 Roadside Assistance. Subscription is available across the full range and colour choice. KICKS subscribers will benefit as they do not have to pay hidden costs of car ownership, which includes vehicle registration, heavy interest on car loans, insurance, regular EMI instalments and the cost of associated paperwork. For the first 10,000 customers of Nissan KICKS three-years warranty, maintenance package (up to 30,000kms) and 24×7 road side assistance will be absolutely free of charge. Customers can extend up to five-years by paying a nominal fee. Thomas Kuehl, President Nissan India said “The new Nissan KICKS has generated a great amount of curiosity and excitement among customers. It is a complete vehicle package with an exceptional combination of intelligent technology, class-leading premiumness, intelligent choice of ownership and personalization”.