Nissan Micra Diesel XV
|Engine Displacement||1461 cc|
|Maximum Power||63 Bhp @ 4000 rpm|
|Maximum Torque||160 Nm @ 2000 rpm|
|Manufacturer Warranty||50000 kms/2 Years|
ENGINE & TRANSMISSION
|Engine Displacement||1461 cc|
|Engine Description||SOHC 8 valve 4-cylinder|
|Maximum Power||63 Bhp @ 4000 rpm|
|Maximum Torque||160 Nm @ 2000 rpm|
|No. of Cylinders||4|
COMFORT & CONVENIENCE
|Rain Sensing Wipers|
|Rear Washer & Wiper|
|Remote Boot Release|
|Remote Fuel Filler|
|Engine Start/Stop Button|
|Key In Reminder|
|Steering Mounted Controls|
|Air Conditioner||Automatic AC|
|Power Windows||Front and rear with driver side auto up & anti pinch|
|Rear AC Vents|
|Power Steering||Yes (Tilt)|
ACTIVE & PASSIVE SAFETY FEATURES
|Rear View Camera|
DIMENSIONS & WEIGHT
|Kerb Weight||1050 kg|
|Minimum Ground Clearance||150 mm|
|Turning Radius||4.65 metres|
|Value For Money Rating|
PERFORMANCE & MILEAGE
|Mileage (City)||15 kmpl (approx.)|
|Mileage (Highway)||23.08 kmpl (approx.)|
|Body Coloured Outside Mirrors|
|Chrome Door Handles|
|Chrome Front Grille|
|Outside Rear-view Mirrors||Both side (electrically adjustable and foldable)|
BRAKES & SUSPENSION
|Front Brakes||Ventilated Disc|
|Front Suspension||Mcpherson Strut|
|Rear Suspension||Torsion Beam|
|Illuminated lockable glovebox|
|Number of Speakers||2|
|Music System||2 Din Audio System|
|Boot Space||251 litres|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||41 litres|
BRAKING & TRACTION
|Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)|
|Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD)|
|Electronic Stability Program (ESP)|
LOCKS & SECURITY
WHEELS & TYRES
|Tyre Size||165/70 R14|
SEATS & UPHOLSTERY
|Folding Rear Seats|
|Front Headrest (Adjustable)|
|Rear Headrest (Adjustable)|
|Front Seat Back Pockets|
|Driver Seat Adjustment|
|Door Ajar Warning|
|On-Board Trip Computer|
|Darkness Sensing Headlamps|
|ORVM Turn Indicators|
|Follow Me Home Headlamps|
|Front Fog Lights|
Nissan Micra Diesel XV Review
Nissan India has launched the all-new 2014 Micra hatchback in India today (3rd July, 2013). It features all-new bumpers, headlights, tail lights, new front grille and new design for the alloy wheels. The last generation Micra has not been discontinued and it will be sold as 'Micra Active'. The base model of Micra Activa is available for INR 3.5 lakhs and starting price for the 2014 new Micra is INR 4.80 lakhs (ex-showroom New Delhi). The Nissan Micra was recently ranked the No. 1 position in India according to a study by scoring 870 out of 1000 points in the Premium Car Segment. This car has won over millions of hearts with an amazing blend of attention-grabbing looks, superb performance and long list of features.
- 2014 Nissan Micra launched in India on 3rd July, 2013
- The tag-line of 2014 New Micra is 'PLAY HARD'
- Last Generation Nissan Micra will be sold as 'Micra Active'
- New Micra is available in 8 variants: XL, XL (O), XV Automatic, Diesel XE, Diesel XL, Diesel XL (O), Diesel XV and Diesel XV Premium.
- Micra Active is available in 4 variants: XE, XL, XV and XV Safety
- Comes with host of safety features like 4 airbags, ABS, EBD and BA
- Base variant of Micra Active is priced at INR 3.5 lakhs and base variant of New Micra is available for INR 4.80 lakhs
- Top variant (XV Diesel Premium) is priced at INR 7.14 lakhs, which is quite reasonable considering the number of features it comes loaded with
- Micra Active is available in 6 shades: Turquoise Blue (new), Storm White, Blade Silver, Aqua Green, Onyx Black and Brick Red
- 2014 New Micra is also available in 6 shades: Olive Green (NEW), Turquoise Blue (NEW), Blade Silver, Storm White, Onyx Black and Brick Red
Nissan Micra Exterior
The exterior design of the Nissan Micra is something everyone would be in awe of. It is curvilinear with a unique face, and has long curved roof that make bigger interior space. There are selections of stimulating style touches one of which is twin ricochets over the roof of the car which not only toughen the roof but also make it heftier. The new 2014 Micra features all-new front grille, new front and rear bumper, new headlights and tail lights plus new design for the alloy wheels.
Nissan Micra Interior
Nissan Micra is extremely spacious and can accommodate up to five passengers. The same case is with the interior side of the car, slip behind the wheel and you are hailed by a log cabin that is appealing and very spacious. The strong steering wheel is good to hold and features steering-mounted buttons to control the sound system, which is a very practical feature of this car. The 2014 new Micra features piano black finish on the center console which looks much better than the design of the last generation Micra; also known as Micra Active.
Comfort and Convenience
Though this car looks compact on the outside, it has huge space on the inside with an amazingly comfortable cabin which has room as big as that of a sedan. The boot space of the Micra is enough to accommodate all your stuff, and in case you need more space you can always fold the rear seats to make larger space. With class, sophistication and glass roof for better sight, travelling was never so convenient and comforting. The ride is very well poised at both high and low speeds which leaves the cabin free from exterior noise. The Nissan Micra has it all.
Dashboard and Storage
All the controls in the car are nicely placed in the middle of the dashboard and it takes no longer than a minute to adjust and make you comfortable in the driver’s seat. The center console of 2014 Micra features piano black finish which gives it a premium and up-market look. The Nissan Micra offers a lot of options for the gadget lovers that include a powerful sound system, electric windows and it also includes luxury features like keyless push-button start and reverse parking camera, which are the features portrayed only in luxury cars.
Music System of Nissan Micra
The Nissan Micra consists of an advanced audio system with four speakers that offer top class entertainment while travelling. It also consists of an aux-in port which helps to connect the music system with i-pod, pen drive or mobile phone.
Engine & Gearbox
2014 Nissan Micra petrol is powered by an aspirated HR12 1.2-litre, 3-cylinder petrol engine generates maximum power of 75 Bhp with maximum torque of 104 Nm. The Nissan Micra Diesel is powered by 1461cc diesel engine which develops maximum power of 64 Bhp with maximum torque of 160 Nm. Both the engines are mated to 5-speed manual gearbox and claimed fuel efficiency of Nissan Micra Diesel is 23 kmpl. All-new 2014 Nissan Micra also comes with option of CVT automatic gearbox (only petrol XV variant).
Nissan Micra Variants
2014 Nissan Micra is available in 8 variants: petrol XL, petrol XL (O), petrol XV automatic, diesel XE, diesel XL, diesel XL (O), diesel XV and diesel XV premium. The top of the line variant XV of Nissan Micra comes fully loaded with following features: Automatic Climate Control system, Key-less Entry System, Push Button Engine Start/Stop System, Electronic Power Steering, Power Windows, Rear Defogger, Wiper & Washer, Four SRS Airbags, Electronic ORVMs, ABS with EBD and Music System with 4 Speakers. The Nissan Micra Active is available in 4 variants: XE, XL, XV and XV Safety.
Shades Available in Nissan Micra
The Nissan Micra Active is available in 6 shades: Turquoise Blue (NEW), Storm White, Blade Silver, Aqua Green, Onyx Black and Brick Red. 2014 New Micra is also available in 6 shades: Olive Green (NEW), Turquoise Blue (NEW), Blade Silver, Storm White, Onyx Black and Brick Red.
Nissan Micra Mileage
Being a good value for money, the Nissan Micra does not disappoint the customers when it comes to the fuel consumption of the car. The claimed mileage of Nissan Micra Diesel is 23 kmpl which makes it cost-efficient and one of the most fuel-efficient diesel hatchbacks available in India. The CVT (Automatic) variant returns a fuel economy of 19.34 kmpl, which is slightly more than milege of manual petrol variant, which returns 18.44 kmpl.
The Nissan Micra is a very safe car. The top-of-the-line XV variant comes equipped with 4 SRS airbags, ABS (Anti-lock Braking System), EBD (Electronic Brake Distribution), BA (Brake Assist), speed sensing auto-door lock, engine immobilizer, central door locking, driver seat-belt warning indicator, door ajar warning indicator, low fuel warning indicator, headlight and key remove warning indicator.
Suspension & Braking
2014 Nissan Micra comes equipped with large front ventilated disk brakes and other features like ABS, brake assist and electric power assisted steering. The handling of the car becomes easier with these features and makes sure that the car does not skid during emergency braking. The Nissan Micra consists of McPherson suspension and torsion beam forks which makes the driving experience comfortable and also stabilizes the vehicle on the road.
Ride and Handling
The Nissan Micra is ideal for driving on the city roads and offers a decent control of the speed which makes it more demanding. At a low speed if offers a smooth ride that is free of any bumps which is common in its class.
The Nissan Micra comes with a manufacturer warranty of two years or 50,000 kms, whichever is earlier.
Reasons to Buy Nissan Micra
The performance of Nissan Micra in accordance to the size and shape of the car is perfect and it is easy to drive this car in traffic on the city roads. It provides a great value for money for all the wonderful features it offers.
Value for Money
It’s Nissan and the name says it all. The Nissan automobiles are manufactured locally and are available readily. This car also provides a value for your money as it is reasonably priced when compared to similar cars with the same features. It looks comparatively small on the outside but is extremely spacious in the inside and can fit up to five passengers. Also, the Nissan Micra can move around easily in jam-packed traffic.
The Nissan Micra is loaded with striking features and seems new and different. The design of the Nissan Micra makes it quite prominent among the crowd. If you are really keen on buying a Nissan Micra, the best way to make stronger your decision is by going on a test-drive.