Nissan Navara, also known as Nissan Frontier and Nissan NP300, is one of the best-selling pick-ups in the world and the version featured here is the second generation of the model. The body variant is a Double Cab powered by a 2.5-litre turbo diesel engine mated with a 5-speed automatic transmission. The name of the model, Navara, comes from Navarre region in northern Spain as the car is made in Barcelona, Spain, for the European market.
Model: Nissan Navara / Nissan Navara Double Cab LE Plus
Body type: Pick-Up, 5 seats
Price without VAT: 35,153 Euros
Engine: 2.5-litre (2,488 cc) inline 4-cylinder turbocharged engine (code YD25 Kai3), common rail, direct injection, intercooler. The maximum output is 140 kW / 190 PS/hp at 4,000 and peak torque is 450 Nm (approx. 331 lb-ft), available starting 2,000 rpm.
Gearbox: 5-speed automatic
Tyres: Continental Cross Contact M+S 255/65 R17 110T
Acceleration 0-100 km/h (0-62 mph): 10.7 seconds
Top speed: 178 km/h
Declared average fuel consumption: 8.9 liters of diesel per 100 km
Emissions: EU5, 235 g CO2/km
Fuel tank (l): 80
Dimensions (mm): L 5,296 / w 1,848 / h 1,797
Payload (kg): 705
Wheelbase (mm): 3,200
Weight: 2,175 kg
Front suspension: Independent, double wishbone with coil over strut.
Rear suspension: Rigid axle with lead spring.
Main standard equipment
Airbags for driver and front passenger, side airbags for driver and front passenger, curtain airbags for front and rear seats; ESP/ESC; rear differential lock; dual-zone automatic air conditioning; 4 electrically powered windows; rain and light sensor; heated side mirrors and electrically adjustable and foldable; chromed caps for side mirrors; electrically adjustable driver seat and front seats with heating; electrically powered sunroof; height adjustable steering wheel; steering wheel with controls for audio system and cruise control; leather seats; Nissan Connect Premium (7 inch touchscreen color display, rear parking camera, CD, MP3, DVD, RDS, navigation with 40 GB HDD, 9.3 GB music server, Bluetooth, USB); fog lights; roof rails; chromed side steps; 17-inch alloy wheels.
Main optional equipment (price in euro, without VAT)
Black Paint (403)
+ good grip and off-road performance
+ silent suspension
+ good fuel economy
+ useful and modern infotainment system
– poor comfort provided by the seats
– poor headlights low and high beam
Driven by Adrian M. for 350 km, 10.7 l/100 km average fuel consumption, 18,470 km total mileage of the car.
Filmed at AFI Palace Cotroceni