Min-size segment of Nissan cars is growing and company is upgrading and updating existing models to keep pace with other vehicles in same class. That is one of the reasons for developing 2017 Nissan Lannia. Vehicle is coming with new design and some modifications under the hood. But, not all info is available and more details about new Lannia will be known as its release date is coming. One thing is almost certain, and it is release date, which should be in summer of 2016 and pricing is still unknown.
2017 Nissan Lannia redesign
Main changes of the 2017 Nissan Lannia comes on exterior. There is modified roofline, but also hood suffer changes. Headlights are now in LED technology. V-motion grille is new, while bumpers on the both sides are revisited. Wrap around taillights were seen before, but these are now part of the new Lannia. Platform is borrowed from new Maxima, and it is developed by Nissan Design China. Muscular and unique styling is authentic for this vehicle. Inside, steering wheel is covered by leather, as well as seats, and styling is boosted with red stitches. A 7-inch touch-screen display shows all needed info about infotainment, including new audio system and smart-phone connectivity. New Lannia has a lot of chrome details in the cabin, with superb leg- and headroom. Moder air conditioning is installed for more comfortable ride.
2017 Nissan Lannia drivetrain
Improved, but same powertrain as for new Maxima lays in the 2017 Nissan Lannia. That is 3.5-l V6, which was recently installed into Nissan Maxima. For Lannia, same transmission is used, and it is X-tronic gearbox, for maximized performance. With it, new car will reach up to 300 hp and 250 pound-feet of torque. Fuel economy should be also improved by using a new engine.
2017 Nissan Lannia release date
New vehicle from Nissan will be launched in China during 2016. This is somehow smaller version of Maxima made for this market, with a lot better fuel economy. So far, we heard release is planned for next year, and since concept was presented in Shanghai, production model could gets its premiere there. However, no official statement about 2017 Nissan Lannia was released.