2023 Author: Erin Ralphs | [email protected]. Last modified: 2023-05-20 18:31
Last spring, within the framework of the international auto festival in Geneva, the debut of a new, second generation of the legendary Japanese hatchback Nissan Note took place. The technical characteristics of the novelty and its design, according to the company's leaders, have been radically changed. How successful was this hot hatch, and has its price changed? The technical characteristics of the Nissan Note and its design are described later in our article.
The appearance of the Japanese novelty has indeed been redesigned. Compared to its predecessor, the new generation II hatchback has become more confident and slender, as evidenced by the new grille and formidable broken-shaped headlights. In general, such a pronounced relief is present in absolutely all parts of the body. The designers did not ignore even the side fenders, endowing them with extreme streamlining.and modern forms. The side line deserves special attention. Here, the engineers decided to experiment by making a half-meter recess in the doors of the body, which continued right up to the rear lights. Well, the look of the second generation Nissan Note is commendable.
The 2013 Nissan Note is equipped with a completely new line of powertrains. It has three petrol engines. Among them, the youngest is a 1.2-liter injection unit with a capacity of 80 "horses". The appetite of such a motor is quite economical - no more than 3.6 liters per "hundred" in the combined cycle.
The second engine is a 98-horsepower unit with the same volume of 1200 "cubes". With its modest characteristics, it has quite appropriate fuel consumption - 4.3 liters per hundred kilometers.
The top engine with its working volume of 1500 "cubes" develops a power of 90 liters. With. With its technical characteristics, its fuel consumption does not exceed 5 liters (according to the passport - 4.7 liters per "hundred" in the combined cycle). By the way, this unit is also used on the world-famous Renault Duster SUV, which also has excellent technical characteristics.
Nissan Note and gearbox
As for transmissions, versions of the Note with a CVT and a 5-speed manual transmission will be available in Russia.
Nissan Note Dynamics
The engine of the novelty is very frisky and sporty. Even withThe weakest 80-horsepower Nissan Note engine accelerates to 168 kilometers per hour without any problems. The most powerful motor provides a speed of 183 kilometers per hour.
As we have already seen, the technical characteristics of the Nissan Note are excellent, but did this affect its cost?
In Russia, the cost of the basic configuration of the second generation Nissan Note is 529 thousand rubles. For the “top-end” equipment, you will have to pay about 704 thousand rubles. If we compare these values with other cars of this class, we can say with confidence that the new Note is one of the most affordable and, most importantly, attractive front-wheel drive hatchbacks on the domestic market.