Now with significant enhancements which further develop its premium character.
The new Nissan Qashqai has launched, and it comes with impressive upgrades.
The changes, which are based on consumer insight and customer feedback, focus on four main areas:
New Exterior Design
Improved Driving Performance
Addition of Intelligent Mobility technologies
A new grade has also been introduced in the form of the Tekna+
Brand new interior design with new soft touch materials on every touchpoint setting new standards in the segment.
The new flagship grade, Tekna+ places Qashqai further into the premium segment with unique features and styling enhancements, including new Monoform sports seats trimmed in luxurious nappa leather with 3D quilting, pneumatic lumbar support and NASA technology to reduce fatigue.
The Tekna+ grade also gains a Memory function driver’s seat linked to mirrors and i-key and panoramic glass roof with one-touch shade and a dark headlining.
New D-shaped multi-function sports steering wheel with premium satin-chrome inserts for improved ergonomics, steering feel, ease of entry/exit and greater visibility.
NissanConnect EVO infotainment system, complete with DAB digital radio, app functionality and satellite navigation, featuring a smart new user interface.
Bespoke Bose 8 speaker premium audio system for the most complete, concert-like audio experience.
“Strong all-rounder: comfy, economical and well built.” – Auto Express
Completely revised front end, including the latest Nissan ‘V-motion’ grille, 3D printed badge and the sharply contoured new bonnet with the sharpest design creases ever created by Nissan in Europe.
New bumpers add greater use of body colour, a high gloss black finish, discrete parking sensors and aerodynamic enhancements.
Nissan’s patented underbody vortex generators smooth the airflow, reduce cabin noise and improve fuel efficiency.
New headlight design with etched Qashqai wordmark features highly distinctive LED signature, integrated indicator lights, wider
beam pattern and sharper front fog lights.
Tail Light LED signature adds greater on-road visibility, clear model differentiation, while the aero trip edge aids the aerodynamic performance.
New Rear Diffuser with silver styling inserts and sharkfin antenna from N-Connecta grade.
Tekna+ grades gain further differentiation with gloss silver mirror
caps and roof rails.
Introduction of two vibrant new colours – Vivid Blue and Chestnut Bronze.
“An all-round easy drive that will appeal to families.” – Daily Mail
Improved Driving Performance
Reduced spring rate, tuned suspension dampers and +16% stiffer anti-roll bar improve ride quality while maintaining Qashqai’s sharp handling and agility.
Steering has been enhanced with a new Dynamic Mass Damper to reduce vibration, while Active Return Control aiding stability
at speed for an even more refined on-the-road experience.
Improved interior insulation, thicker rear glass and aerodynamic enhancements improve cabin conversation ability by 5%.
Striking new 17″, 18″ and 19″ alloy wheels.
Best in class C02 emissions from only 99g/km on the 1.5-litre dCi 110 diesel, even with 19″ alloys giving an uncompromised level of
efficiency on all grades.
“Veteran crossover returns better than ever.” – Daily Express
Intelligent Mobility Technologies
Stand Still Assist with Auto Hold Function.
Intelligent Park Assist with new Rear Cross Traffic Alert.
Intelligent Auto-headlights with new Adaptive Front Lighting System dynamically improve night visibility by turning the headlight beam by up to 15 degrees to illuminate the apex of a
corner based on speed and steering angle.
New Qashqai continues to be offered with Traffic Sign Recognition, Driver Attention Alert, Intelligent Around View Monitor, Blind Spot, Warning and Lane Departure Warning.
Intelligent Emergency Braking, with Pedestrian Recognition from October 2017.
The first stage of ProPILOT autonomous driving technology will be available on New Qashqai from P1 2018.
ProPILOT controls the vehicle’s steering, braking and acceleration to provide low speed congestion assistance and higher speed cruising benefits in single-lane highway scenarios.
“The Nissan Qashqai is a superb family car.” – Telegraph
The New Nissan Qashqai is available at Athol Garage, Ballasalla now.
If you are interested in viewing or arranging a test drive, please call the team on 820082, or call in to see us. We’ll show you round and share our enthusiasm for the latest addition to the Nissan range.