The new 2018 Nissan Titan XD is going to be the latest variant of the Nissan XD trucks series. From its design, this pickup truck will possess a broad range of modifications for both performance and visual attributes. These improvements will major in modern technology and more important a powerful drivetrain. Due to their unmatched sales in the recent past, the Titan XD series models have become the most preferred Nissan pickup trucks. The 2018 Nissan Titan XD is therefore expected to appeal to many consumers who found their first preferences in its predecessors.
2018 Nissan Titan XD – Modern Design
The 2018 Nissan Titan XD will be restyled to adhere different appearance from its previous model. The grille on the front part will be larger in size, with either end giving rise to big triangle-like headlights. These headlights will have the LED technology used in their manufacture to enhance brightness for excellent visibility despite low energy consumption. The front bumper will be smaller in size, with fog lights positioned on both ends and an air inlet in the middle. The inlet will be ample, providing enough space for inflow of air used for engine cooling and ventilation. Its side mirrors will also adapt a unique styling and will protrude further outward than in its previous design. A variety of options for the wheels will be available for different trims of this truck, varying from 17-20 inches thick. This feature will enhance stability and grip when on a trip.
The cabin of the 2018 Nissan Titan XD will be impressive with the dashboard, steering wheel and door panels being accompanied by a great timber accent. The French-stitched leather will cover the rest of the cabin including the comfortable perforated seats with duvet bottoms. A 7-inch display will characterize the center console control center. The parking sensors, a rearview camera, lane switching alerts and an adaptive cruise system will also be installed. For safety purposes, the seats will have airbags and quality safety belts for each of the four passengers.
Engine and Performance
The 2018 Nissan Titan XD drivetrain will be made up of a 5.6-liter turbocharged V-8 engine. This engine has an output of 390 horsepower and 401 lb-ft. The engine will be paired up with either a seven-speed manual transmission or a six-speed automatic transmission gearbox. Furthermore, the standard drivetrain will be matched with a rear-wheel drive system while an option for an all-wheel drive will be available for some trims. The engine will be powerful enough to accelerate from 0-60 mph in at most 13 seconds. Its fuel efficiency will be able to traverse 14/19 mpg on the city/highway.
Market Release and Pricing
The 2018 Nissan Titan XD is anticipated to be released towards the last three months of 2017. The starting price for the base trim will be around $37,000 while better trims will vary up to $60,000.