Nissan Magnite is currently the automaker's only product on sale in India. Do you intend to purchase this sub-4 metre SUV? If so, there's a chance you'll have to wait up to five weeks. The current waiting period for the Nissan Magnite in all configurations is two to three weeks on an average. Buyers who are especially interested in the dual-tone or the Flare Garnet Red hue will have to wait a little longer; the SUV's delivery could take up to five weeks. There are several trims available for the Nissan Magnite SUV. These are the Geza Edition, XE, XL, XV, Turbo, Premium, and Premium Turbo (O). For those who are unaware, the Magnite is a globally distributed product that is now sold in 15 different countries. From its plant in Chennai, Nissan Motor India has exported more than a million cars to 108 locations, including those in the Middle East, New Zealand, Europe, South-East Asia, Sub-Saharan Africa, and Latin America.
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Nissan Magnite: Engine and Transmission
A 1.0-litre turbo-petrol engine and a 1.0-litre 3-cylinder petrol engine are the two powerplant options for the compact SUV. The latter can produce a maximum of 71bhp and 96Nm of torque, while the former can churn out a maximum of 99bhp of power and 160Nm of torque. There are two gearbox choices available: a CVT and a 5-speed manual. Both engines now comply with BS6 Phase II.
Nissan Magnite: Safety and Other Features
The 2023 Nissan Magnite is equipped with hydraulic brake assist, traction control, a tyre pressure monitoring system (TPMS), electronic stability control, dual airbags, hill start assist, and ABS with EBD as safety features. Notably, all variations include these features as standard. The popular Nissan Magnite is jam-packed with other features like Smartwatch connectivity, wireless Apple CarPlay/Android Auto, a 360-degree camera, automatic climate control, LED lighting, 50+ connected car features, and more. Additionally, the car rolls on 16-inch alloy wheels.
Meanwhile, the Magnite recently crossed the 1 lakh unit production milestone in India. The firm initially launched the model in December 2020, and in just 30 months, one of the best-selling SUVs in the country has achieved this fantastic feat.
Nissan Magnite: Rivals
The sub-compact SUV is currently sold for between Rs 6 lakh and Rs 11.02 lakh (ex-showroom, India). The Nissan SUV competes against the Maruti Suzuki Fronx, the Kia Sonet, the Mahindra XUV300, the Hyundai Venue, the Toyota Urban Cruiser, and the Tata Nexon in our home market.