The Qashqai may just be second-most popular among Nissan models in Canada, however because showing up 2 years ago it has actually rapidly swept into top place within its subcompact crossover SUV sector thanks to 19,662 system sales throughout fiscal year 2018, a 119.2-percent boost over the previous year.
The 2020 Nissan Qashqai made its launching at the Chicago Auto Show early February, previewing the styling changes that will be executed on next year’s model.
2020 Nissan Qashqai Design
Even more factor to offer the upcoming 2020 Qashqai a mid-cycle refresh, including Nissan’s more rugged looking Vmotion 2.0 grille surrounded by modified headlamps with LED signature daytime running lights, a more vibrant lower fascia, and a new toned hood style in advance, plus readily available 19-inch alloy wheels down each side and remodelled rear styling with sharper looking mix taillights. From front to back the new Qashqai has actually been improved with a sportier yet still stylish search for a subcompact SUV.
The Qashqai got Intelligent Emergency Braking (IEB), radar-based Blind Spot Warning (BSW), Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA), and Nissan’s Rear Door Alert (RDA) system, that advises if you’ve left something or somebody in the rear seats, throughout its the whole for 2019, and these essential security features continue into the 2020 model year, however even much better the updated Qashqai will get the whole Nissan Safety Shield 360 system in base S trim too.
Nissan Safety Shield 360, presently offered in SV and SL trims, upgrades the Intelligent Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Detection, plus includes Rear Intelligent Emergency Braking, Lane Departure Warning (LDW), and High Beam Assist (HBA) to the 2020 Qashqai’s list of innovative motorist support systems, for a complete slate of Nissan Intelligent Mobility technique functions.
2020 Nissan Qashqai Features
Of note, Nissan made its ProPilot Assist semi-autonomous single-lane “hands-on-wheel” driving system requirement on the top-line Qashqai SL for 2019, while making it optional on the SV model. ProPilot Assist has the capability to entirely drive itself, however due to security issues just lets you eliminate your hands from the guiding wheel for about 8 seconds at a time. Still, it can minimize driving tiredness by restricting the requirement to use acceleration, steering and braking inputs and, together with the abovementioned Nissan Safety Shield 360 system, might even assist to prevent a possible mishap.
The existing Qashqai likewise got a basic 7.0-inch infotainment touchscreen for 2019, total with basic Apple CarPlay and Android Auto mobile phone combination, satellite radio, live navigation, plus mobile apps and services. The upcoming 2020 Qashqai appears to have the very same centre screen consisted of, which would definitely keep it approximately date with others in the subcompact crossover SUV sector.
2020 Nissan Qashqai Engine
Like the present Qashqai, the new 2020 model will when again be readily available with both front-wheel and “Intelligent” all-wheel drivetrains, depending upon whether selecting base S, SV or SL trims. Today’s 141-horsepower 2.0-litre four-cylinder engine will continue as the basic powerplant for the 2020 model year too, mated to either a six-speed handbook transmission in base S trim, or with an optional Xtronic constantly variable transmission (CVT). Anticipate extra trim and rates info closer to its launch date later on this year.
2020 Nissan Qashqai Release Date and Price
Canadian prices and accessibility have actually not been revealed for either model, however we anticipate they will appear closer to the release date.