Despite the fact that Japanese manufacturer already has few pretty amazing sports cars in its lineup, various reports suggest that there is a completely new, 2019 Nissan Silvia to come. The famous nameplate has always been a reference for a sports coupe. Although this nameplate is not in use for more than 15 years, many car enthusiasts eagerly wait for every news or rumor about it.
The original version of this model came in 1964. For all those years, we have seen numerous versions of it and pretty much all of them were amazingly well accepted among car lovers. The last version of Silvia was produced between 1999 and 2002. Since then, we are waiting for the new model to come. Latest reports suggest it should arrive as 2019 Silvia, maybe already in the next year. In any case, we should see numerous novelties.
2019 Nissan Silvia design
Despite all those rumors about 2019 Nissan Silvia’s revival, we still don’t have any official information about the new model. At the moment, Nissan has two sports cars in the offer, and both of them are aging and waiting for the replacement. This one could be good refreshment. According to some reports, this should be an entry-level sports car, which should stand below the new Z series. Some reports even suggest that the new generation of Z Car will use Silvia name in certain markets. In any case, we should see plenty of novelties.
Of course, some design solutions will be borrowed from the amazing GT-R, but we the majority of parts will be completely new. Expect a brand-new platform, which will find further application in many other models in the future. It will bring plenty of new design solutions, such as weight reductions, various mechanical novelties etc.
2019 Nissan Silvia styling
Speaking of the styling, we have no doubt that the new 2019 Nissan Silvia will be quite attractive. It should feature a classic 2-door sports coupe design, adapted to the Nissan’s new design language. The overall shape should be pretty sleek. It should borrow some of the elements from GT-R and 370Z, but most of the things will be completely new. The front end will feature brand’s recognizable V-Motion grille, along with other recognizable elements of the current design language. In addition, the new 2019 Nissan Silvia should feature plenty of unique details. One of them is an “S”, designed especially for this model.
On the inside, the new model will also come with numerous novelties. It is still early to talk about some more specific details, but we can say that the new cabin will be very attractive and fool of the latest technology features.
2019 Nissan Silvia engine
This is another aspect of the car on which we can only speculate at the moment. Still, considering that Nissan has recently developed a completely new four-cylinder engine, we can say that one of the engines is known. It is a new 2.0-liter engine, which in the current version delivers around 250 horsepower. Still, we should see some additional tunings which will raise the bar up to 300 horsepower, roughly. It is quite possible that the company will offer another engine as well. It could be some V6, with more power and torque, offered as optional. In any case, the new 2019 Nissan Silvia won’t lack in power for sure.
2019 Nissan Silvia release date and price
Although just a speculation at the moment, the new 2019 Nissan Silvia could easily come to the market already in the next year. According to some reliable sources, base models will probably go around 35.000 dollars.