The sales of compact and small SUV vehicles are increasing continuously in the Indian market. People are giving more preference to this segment than hatchback and sedan cars. The effect of this interest of customers is being seen especially on Nissan’s cheapest SUV Magnite. The company has announced that, ever since the SUV was launched, bookings of over 60,000 units have been registered.
Nissan India introduced the Magnite SUV in December last year. At the time of launch, the price of this SUV was less than Rs 5 lakh, but now it is priced between Rs 5.59 lakh and Rs 10.00 lakh. Nissan India is continuously engaged in providing better services to its customers. The company offers services like Nissan Cost Calculator, Nissan ‘Book a Service’ and Nissan ‘Pick-up and Drop-off’ service.
The company claims that the XV and XV (Premium) of the top variants of the new Nissan Magnite have been chosen by the maximum 60 percent of the people. Apart from this, around 30 percent people have opted for the CVT automatic variant. The most interesting thing is that online booking of this SUV is also happening a lot. It is worth noting here that booking and sales are two different things, sometimes people even cancel the booking. So it is a normal process for booking and sales figures to change.
Let us tell you that the Nissan Magnite is built on the CMF-A modular platform developed in the alliance of Renault and Nissan. This SUV has got a 4 star rating in the Asian NCAP crash test. According to the crash report, this car has got 39.02 points for adult safety and 16.31 points for child safety. At the same time, it has got 15.28 points in the Safety Assist category.
In one variant of the Nissan Magnite, the company has used a 1.0-litre turbo petrol engine that generates 99bhp power and 160Nm torque. This variant is also available in the market with 5 speed manual transmission. Apart from this, this SUV is also available with a 1 liter naturally aspirated petrol engine, which generates 71bhp power and 96Nm torque.
This SUV also gets better features according to its segment. It gets LED scuff plate, ambient mood lighting, puddle lamp, wireless charger, air purifier, and JNL speakers. Apart from this, the company has also included Nissan Connected technology in the XV Premium variant, which offers features like Automated Road Side Assistance, Vehicle Tracking, Vehicle Health Info, Geo Fence, Speed Alert and Vehicle Status.