The newest model 2019 Nissan X-Trail is the largest company’s SUV on the European markets. The upcoming SUV gains slight redesign which includes some front-end changes, interior boost and even a hybrid engine. On top of that, according to some rumors, this model could get its first 7-seater version. Nissan is taking some logical moves, as there were some doubts over the previous engine that wasn’t enough strong and efficient.
The X-Trail SUV slowly enters its third generation with mid changes, however, there is no need for significant improvements as this SUV is getting more and more popular.
2019 Nissan X-Trail exterior is modern and muscular
The 2019 Nissan X-Trail looks better than its predecessor, there is no doubt. X-Trail had the same path as its sibling Nissan Qashqai, and development over the years is remarkable. The new X-Trail gained more muscular body that looks both modern and sharp. The Nissan-Renault cooperation is doing some great things with improving the overall aerodynamics and overall efficiency.
Looking more like a crossover than an actual SUV, the 2019 X-Trail suffered some minor exterior changes. The front end sports a new front fascia and LED headlights. The V-Motion grille is slightly restyled and it adds more chrome trim. The bumpers are body-colored, roof rails are standard just like the rear roof spoiler while the panoramic roof is available as an option. Furthermore, the model will be available with five color options Orange, Pearl White, Diamond Black, Marine Blue Pearla and Gun Metallic.
2019 Nissan X-Trail interior gets an advanced drive-assist display
The upcoming 2019 Nissan X-Trail will arrive with even more standard features and with the roomier cabin. The dashboard is separated into two parts, one part adds climate controls while the other will host a new infotainment system. A 5-inch touchscreen will remain, however, new Advanced Drive-Assist Display will provide vehicle information.
The cabin comes with soft-touch materials such as leather and chrome. Furthermore, the Nissan X-Trail will get a few interior colors and fabrics like Tan Leather, Beige Cloth, Black Leather, Beige Leather and Black Cloth. Some of them will be only available on SL grade. The storage box is larger than before, and overall, the cabin offers more legroom than the previous model. Moreover, Nissan claims that the rear seat’s legroom is the best-in-class.
The safety on the new 2019 Nissan X-Trail will be on the high level. It will get features like driver and passenger airbags, child safety locks, anti-lock braking system, brake assist, electronic stability control, seat belt warning, crash sensors and front and side impact beams. We must also add that will possess an anti-theft device, anti-theft alarm and engine immobilizer.
2019 Nissan X-Trail engine offers
The 2019 Nissan X-Trail will offer a four drivetrain option, and the newest addition is a hybrid system. The base engine is a 1.6-liter four-cylinder engine that is capable of producing up to 130 HP. This one is in the category of the greenest one. Its acceleration from 0 to 60 mph will be in 10.5 sec. Higher trim levels will ride on a 2.0-liter four-cylinder petrol unit that will deliver 177 HP. This one engine is the fastest with acceleration from 0 to 60 mph in 9,4 sec.
However, there is also a rumor about 1.6-liter diesel engine that returns more torque and it offers better fuel economy figures. It will be interesting to see if the diesel drivetrain will make a production. This one engine is capable to give an output of 161 HP. From some rumors, it will accelerate in 9,7 sec from 0 to 60 mph.
2019 Nissan X-Trail Hybrid
The newest 2019 Nissan X-Trail hybrid version will be the highlight of the company`s offer. It comes with the latest technology that will regenerate energy during brake and it will provide very good and safe driving experience.
The interior of the hybrid model will get an information display that will show low water temperature indicator lamp, motor running status for driving and power generation, energy flow, illuminates lamp when driving only by the electric motor and it will display when the power is charged after turning on the power supply switch. However, it will also get a beautiful panoramic sunroof, electronic trunk opening with no touch sensors and 19-inch alloy wheels.
The biggest addition for the 2019 X-Trail is a hybrid system. Hybrid will use the base 2.0-liter engine that is paired with an electric motor that adds additional 40 HP. Total output system will be 142 HP of power and 143 lb-ft of torque. Furthermore, the hybrid model will come with a double clutch and also it comes with a continuously variable system with manual mode. The fuel economy is improved thanks to the Lithium-Ion battery of 35 kW that will be charged on the start of the car. From the papers that we got on our desk, the newest hybrid model X-Trail SUV is rated at 34 mpg combined.
2019 Nissan X-Trail price and release date
The all-new 2019 Nissan X-Trail will hit the European markets later this year. However, the U.S. version named Nissan Rogue will go on sale in the first half of 2019. The upcoming model will start at $27,000. However, we expect a hybrid model to cost few thousands more.