November was not good for automobile companies. The sales figures of most of the companies had deteriorated on a monthly basis. The country’s largest car company Maruti had got a growth of just 0.61%. At the same time, the sales of companies like Tata, Bajaj Auto, Escorts Tractor, TVS Motor declined. However, in the meantime, Nissan India has achieved a staggering annual growth of 161%.
Nissan’s sub-compact SUV Magnite has been largely behind this impressive growth. The company was launched in December last year. Nissan’s domestic sales stood at 2,651 units in November. At the same time, Nissan and Datsun exported 2,954 units.
Magnite receives 73000 bookings:
Rakesh Srivastava, Managing Director, Nissan Motor India Limited said that the big, bold, beautiful all-new Nissan Magnite has received over 73000 bookings since its launch. This SUV has turned out to be a game changer for us. We are continuously getting good response from the customers. 31% of its bookings are coming from the digital eco-system.
Nissan Magnite Engine Specifications:
The Magnite is built on Renault-Nissan’s new CMF-A platform. It will get the naturally aspirated B4D dual-VVT 1.0-litre petrol engine, which will generate 72hp power. The engine is mated to a 5-speed manual gearbox. The higher variant will get the HRA0 turbo-charged 1.0-litre petrol engine, which will be mated to a 5-speed manual and CVT automatic gearbox. It will generate power of 95hp. However, the car will not be launched in a diesel engine. Its starting ex-showroom price is Rs 5.71 lakh.
|Petrol engine||Nissan Magnite|
|Engine type||1.0-litre, B4D petrol engine|
|No. of cylinders||3|
|Power||71 bhp @ 6,250 rpm|
|Torque||96 Nm @ 3,500 rpm|
|Driving Range||750 kmrs|
|Petrol engine||Nissan Magnite|
|Engine type||1.0-litre HRA0 Turbo petrol engine|
|No. of cylinders||3|
|Power||99 bhp @ 5,000 rpm|
|Torque||152 Nm @ 2,200 rpm|
|Driving Range||708 kmrs|
|Nissan Magnite – Dimensions & Weight|
|Ground Clearance||205 mm|
|Kerb Weight||939 – 1039 kg|
|No. of Doors||5-Doors|
|No. of Seating Rows||2-Rows|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||40-litres|
|Suspensions, Brakes & Steering|
|Front Suspension||Mac Pherson Strut with Lower Transverse Link|
|Rear Suspension||Twin-tube Telescopic Shock Absorber|
|Front Brake Type||Disc|
|Rear Brake Type||Drum|
|Steering Type||Power assisted (Electric)|
|Wheel Type||Alloy Wheels|
|Front Tyres||195 / 60 R16|
|Rear Tyres||195 / 60 R16|
Nissan Magnite – Mileage:
|Fuel Type||Transmission||ARAI Mileage|
|Petrol (999 cc)||Manual||19.42 kmpl|
|Petrol (999 cc)||Automatic (CVT)||17.7 kmpl|
Features of Nissan Magnite All Variants:
For the first time in this segment, a 360-degree surround view monitor has been given, which is derived from the Nissan Kicks. Cameras have been given all around in it, which gives a view from all sides. By pressing a button, you can choose the camera view according to the need from the list.
Apart from the common features like Dual Airbags, ABS with EBD, Central Locking System, Speed Sensing Door Lock, Vehicle Dynamics Control (VDC), Hill Start Assist System (HAS), Traction Control has also been given in it. It has chassis and suspension with anti-roll bar with tire pressure monitoring system.
Wireless charging feature has been given in Magnite, which is not available in other SUVs in this segment. The wireless charging pad in the Magnite is placed below the auto climate aircon knob.
- Nissan Magnite XE: This entry-level variant will get 16-inch steel wheels, dual-tone interior, front and rear faux skid plates, roof-rails and all four power windows. It will get 3.5-inch LCD display.
- Nissan Magnite XL: This variant will get 6 speaker audio system, steering mounted controls, automatic climate control, electrically adjustable and foldable wings mirrors.
- Nissan Magnite XV (High): 16-inch diamond cut alloy wheels, LED daytime lamps and foglamps, 8-inch touchscreen infotainment system, wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, 7-inch TFT display instrument cluster, voice recognition technology, reverse camera And push start button.
- Nissan Magnite XV (Premium): It will get features like LED bi-projector headlamps, cruise control, 360-degree surround view camera, tire pressure monitor, all-black interior, sunroof.
Nissan Magnite – Colours:
- Storm White
- Onyx Black
- Sandstone Brown
- Blade Silver
- Vivid Blue & Storm White
- Pearl White & Onyx Black
- Tourmaline Brown & Onyx Black
- Flare Garnet Red & Onyx Black
Nissan Magnite SUV – Rivals & Competitors
- Maruti Vitara Brezza
- Hyundai Venue
- Mahindra XUV300
- Tata Nexon
- Kia Sonet
Nissan Magnite SUV – Price
|Variants Name||Transmission||Ex-showroom Price|
|Magnite XE||Manual||Rs. 5,59 lakh.|
|Magnite XL||Manual||Rs. 6,32 lakh.|
|Magnite XV||Manual||Rs. 6,99 lakh.|
|Magnite XV DualTone||Manual||Rs. 7,15 lakh.|
|Magnite XL Turbo||Manual||Rs. 7,49 lakh.|
|Magnite XV Premium||Manual||Rs. 7,68 lakh.|
|Magnite XV Premium DualTone||Manual||Rs. 7,84 lakh.|
|Magnite XV Turbo||Manual||Rs. 8,09 lakh.|
|Magnite XV Turbo DualTone||Manual||Rs. 8,25 lakh.|
|Magnite XL Turbo CVT||Automatic||Rs. 8,39 lakh.|
|Magnite XV Premium Turbo (O)||Manual||Rs. 8,85 lakh.|
|Magnite XV Premium Turbo||Manual||Rs. 8,89 lakh.|
|Magnite XV Turbo CVT||Automatic||Rs. 8,99 lakh.|
|Magnite XV Premium Turbo (O) DualTone||Manual||Rs. 8,99 lakh.|
|Magnite XV Premium Turbo DualTone||Manual||Rs. 9,05 lakh.|
|Magnite XV Turbo CVT DualTone||Automatic||Rs. 9,15 lakh.|
|Magnite XV Premium Turbo CVT (O)||Automatic||Rs. 9,75 lakh.|
|Magnite XV Premium Turbo CVT||Automatic||Rs. 9,74 lakh.|
|Magnite XV Premium Turbo CVT (O) DualTone||Automatic||Rs. 9,89 lakh.|
|Magnite XV Premium Turbo CVT DualTone||Automatic||Rs. 9,90 lakh.|