Nissan Juke is the first city SUV from Nissan and a best seller in the segment. Nissan Juke competes on the market with cars like Opel Mokka and Renault Captur. The car featured here is the facelifted version, with a new engine from Nissan, 1.2 DIG-T, that replaces the old 1.6-litre naturally aspirated engine in most markets.
Model: Nissan Juke / Nissan Juke 1.2 DIG-T Tekna
Production: 2010 –
Body type: SUV, 5 seats
Price without VAT: 17,661 Euro
Engine: 1.2-litre (1,197 cc) in-line four-cylinder turbocharged engine, 4 valves per cylinder, intercooler, direct injection. The maximum output is 85 kW / 116 PS/hp at 4,500 rpm and peak torque is 190 Nm (approx. 140 ft-lbs), available at 1,900 rpm.
Gearbox: 6-speed manual
Tyres: Nokian WR 215/55 R17
Acceleration 0-100 km/h (0-62 mph): 10.8 seconds
Top speed: 178 km/h
Declared average fuel consumption: 5.6 liters of diesel per 100 km
Emissions: EU5, 129 CO2/km
Fuel tank (l): 46
Dimensions (mm): L 4,135 / w 1,765 / h 1,565
Luggage compartment capacity (l): 251-354-1,189
Wheelbase (mm): 2,530
Weight: 1,278 kg
Front suspension: Independent McPherson strut, coil springs, sway bar.
Rear suspension: Torsion beam axle, coil springs.
Main standard equipment
Airbags for driver and front passenger; side airbags for driver and front passenger; curtain airbags for front and rear seats; ESC/ESP; cruise control and speed limiter; on board computer; height adjustable steering column; automatic air conditioning; LED DRL; 17-inch alloy wheels type Shiro; rain and light sensor with automatic headlights control; Nissan Dynamic Control System; intelligent key fob; Around View Monitor; Nissan Safety Shield, consisting blind spot monitoring, lane departure warning, moving object detection; NissanConnect Plus infotainment system with radio CD MP3 and 6 speakers, USB, Bluetooth; leather steering wheel with controls, leather cover for gears shifter, 4 electrically powered windows; fog lights; heated and electrically adjustable and foldable side mirrors.
Main optional equipment (price in euro, without VAT)
Sunlight Yellow Metallic Paint (330); Elegance Pack (967) consisting leather upholstery and front heated seats; Customisation Pack (443) consisting black and yellow decors.
+ silent suspension
+ good steering system
+ great manual transmission
+ fun to drive
+ good build quality
+ good infotainment system
+ good engine performance
– cheap plastic look and feel
– small luggage compartment
– creaky doors under body torsion
– no depth adjustable steering column
Driven by Adrian M. for 289 km, 7.5 l/100 km average fuel consumption, 13,669 km total mileage of the car.
Filmed at AFI Palace Cotroceni