The Cima is a full-size luxury sedan, produced especially for Japanese market. It was originally launched in 1988 and constantly produced until 2010. During this period we have seen four generations of it. After two years of brake, company decided to once again revive this name. It is basically a long wheelbase version of Nissan Fuga Hybrid. This model is also known as Infiniti Q70 L and Mitsubishi Dignity. This model was introduced in 2012 and after few years of production, company decided to make some modifications, so 2015 Nissan Cima come with several changes, both visual and technical.
2015 Nissan Cima changes
The 2015 Nissan Cima comes with several changes, both outside and inside the car. When it is about exterior design, new model will come with modified front end. It will feature large grille with solid, three-dimensional frame and plating molding bumper. It will keep beautiful flowing silhouette and it will also get some additional chrome details in order accentuate its luxurious appearance even more. On the other side, rear end is expected to remain pretty much unchanged. When it is about interior, 2015 Nissan Cima will come pretty much with the same styling, but with some minor tweaks and new trims. When it is about safety, there are features like Brilliant Control Support (Distance Control Assist), Sensible Sail Control, LDP (Lane Departure Prevention) or LDW (Lane Departure Warning) or FCW (Forward Collision Warning), Tire Strain Alert Technique.
2015 Nissan Cima drivetrain
Unlike earlier models that were usually equipped with V8 petrol engine, new model uses a hybrid configuration. The 2015 Nissan Cima comes without changes. It features a system which is consisted of 3.5L V6 hybrid VQ engine with maximum power of more than 300 horsepower and advanced ‘HM34’ electric motor with maximum power output of 70 hp. It also includes high-output lithium-ion battery with a quick charge/discharge function. The 2015 Cima comes with company’s new 7-speed automatic transmission.
2015 Nissan Cima price and competition
The 2015 Nissan Cima comes with slightly higher price compared to last-year model and goes around 97.000 dollars. The Toyota Crown Majesta is considered as main competitor of this excellent luxury car.