New Nissan JUKE redefines the standard of compact crossovers

Almost ten years after creating the crossover segment compact, comes the new generation of Nissan JUKE, with distinctive personality, to reinvent once again this segment. Fun to drive as always, new Nissan JUKE sets new standards in performance and technology, with more interior space and a design to Coupe Crossover.

With nearly 1 million units sold in Europe, Nissan JUKE has met with the favor of customers European thanks to its unique design. The new generation of JUKE, previewed today at the same time as Milan, London, Paris, Barcelona and Cologne, responds to the compact crossover customer requirements in terms of design, technology, performance and practicality. Thanks to ProPILOT and connectivity technologies, with JUKE the Nissan Intelligent Mobility – Nissan’s vision of how cars are and will be powered, driven and integrated in society – takes a step forward.

“Nissan JUKE is back with his strong identity, with even more character, performance and advanced technology.” These are the words of Ponz Pandikuthira, Nissan Europe Vice President, Product Planning, who then added: “The new design and the exciting experience The increasing number of crossover customers will make them attractive to the public. compact. JUKE has grown in size, retaining the qualities that it has always had.

Nissan JUKE returns to set new standards in the larger B-Crossover segment and an athletic character, with 19-inch alloy wheels and a roof that looks almost “suspended”, typical feature of coupés. Equipped with full LED technology as standard, the new Nissan JUKE retains the circular front lights with a new central Y-shaped sign, complementary to the Nissan V-Motion grid. New colours also for the range: Burgundy and Fuji Sunset Red introduced (the latter exclusively for Nissan Juke) for a total of 11 colors. In addition, they make their own 2-TONE paints debut thanks to the three colours available for the contrasting roof.

Also transformed in the interiors, the new Nissan JUKE offers more space for passengers and their personal effects, with the posterior sessions having a space for the knees increased by well 5.8 cm, the rear space for the head is greater than 1.1 cm and the capacity of the boot that reaches 422 litres, a 20% increase over the previous generation. The interiors were completely redesigned to offer style and comfort thanks to a better driving position, greater rear space, controls and housings more comfortable and intuitive. New soft-touch materials for the

The dashboard, door inserts and knee rests guarantee a premium feeling, so as the standard single-form sports seats, with optional Alcantara or leather upholstery. New levels of customization thanks to the new N-Design version. Combining the different the colours of the body, roof and interior can be used to create cars with a unique character, a Nissan JUKE typically urban, premium or sports. The customizations of the exterior, in tint with the color of the roof, concern the finishes of the bumper and the side moldings. In addition, the N-Design boasts dedicated 19″ alloy wheels.

Nissan JUKE is thought to be agile, but this new Coupé Crossover is also grown in dimensions. The length of 4,210 mm, the height of 1,595 mm and the width of 1,800 mm provide more interior space, but the car remains compact and even lighter thanks to the use of high-strength steel, the new generation of JUKE is equipped with a stiffer platform for greater stability, performance, cornering manoeuvrability and better control.

New Nissan JUKE is equipped with an efficient 1.0l petrol engine, three-cylinder DIG-T 117 hp turbocharged, which improves performance and reduces fuel consumption. Available in combination with a 6-speed manual transmission or a dual automatic transmission. 7-speed clutch (DCT) with steering wheel controls. There are three driving modes to choose from, Eco, Standard and Sport, to adapt the behavior of the car to the style of each driver and to every situation.

Equipped with Nissan Intelligent Mobility technologies and driver assistance functions, the new JUKE is also the most connected Nissan model ever thanks to the new infotainment system.

Nissan Intelligent Mobility
For the first time available on JUKE the ProPILOT technology, which assists the driver in the phase of acceleration, steering and braking. Designed for single-lane highway management, ProPILOT accelerates and slows down the car to maintain the correct speed and distance from the vehicle that precedes and holds the car in the middle of the lane.

JUKE also offers a comprehensive package of safety technologies, including Braking System Intelligent emergency with recognition of pedestrians and cyclists, Signage detection Road, Intelligent Lane Keeping System, Intelligent Lane Detection System rear of moving obstacles and Intelligent System of warning and blind spot intervention.

The latter equipment, which signals the presence of obstacles in blind spots and, if necessary, shows the car on track, with the new Nissan JUKE appears for the first time in the segment of the compact crossovers.

Connectivity, Infotainment and BOSE® Personal® Plus
With the new NissanConnect infotainment system, customers can use Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto to replicate the applications of your smartphone on the new 8-inch Touchscreen. It is also you can access TomTom Maps & Live Traffic or enable built-in WiFi to connect laptops or tablet.

The NissanConnect Services application allows customers to control a variety of features of the car. You can check the closing of the JUKE doors and operate the closing and opening of the doors directly from your smartphone. For the sake of safety, you can control the pressure of the and the engine oil level before starting a journey. In addition, Google Assistant compatibility allows control of certain functions, including the lighting of the vehicle’s headlights and the possibility of sending the destination to the on-board navigator via voice commands to your smartphone.

Drivers and passengers can enjoy the qualities of the Bose® Personal® Plus sound system. Thanks to 8 high-performance speakers, including two Bose UltraNearfield speakers incorporated in both front headrests, you can enjoy a 360° immersive sound experience.

The new Nissan JUKE will continue to be produced at the Sunderland plant in the UK.

United, with first deliveries to European customers scheduled for the end of November.