The 2015 Nissan Pulsar Nismo had its premiere at the 2014 Paris Auto Show. As many of you already know, the word Nismo in the name suggests it is not an ordinary model, but one with quite improved performance. The new model will, therefore, be a lot more interesting than the regular Pulsar to all those who are looking for fun and sporty vehicle. The improved powertrain will be followed with some exterior and interior changes which will enhance the overall impression the car leaves. The new Pulsar Nismo will have a more attractive and aggressive appearance, and its interior will be slightly changed, too. Currently, there are no details about the possible powertrain options for the new Nismo, but some rumors claim they shouldn’t be much different than the options offered with the new Nissan Juke Nismo. The 2015 Nissan Pulsar Nismo will come in both Nismo S and Nismo RS trims.
The 2015 Nissan Pulsar Nismo will have a slightly different appearance than the regular model. The new exterior design will fully represent the aggressive and bold character of the new Nismo model. It will feature a larger air intakes, restyled, new grille and LED lights. In addition, the Nismo model will be lower than the regular one, so its performance will be improved, especially steering. All these small changes will make the new model look more modern, adventurous and fun. In addition, the new model will feature revised rear end, which will be designed in the similar manner. The rear end will now hold redesigned rear bumpers and slightly updated taillights, and its design is really impressive and fierce. The whole exterior will be finished with new side skirts, spoilers and new, bigger alloy wheels. The 2015 Nissan Pulsar Nismo will use new performance cross-drilled brake rotors, which will improve the model’s performance and safety.
2015 Nissan Pulsar Nismo Interior Changes
The 2015 Nissan Pulsar Nismo will also have an improved interior. The new model will come with race seats and a three-spoke steering wheel, while the cabin will use quality materials and numerous aluminum and carbon-like details. The whole interior will have a much sportier feel, and it will also come with some additional gadgets reserved for all Nismo models.
Powertrain And Performance
The 2015 Nissan Pulsar Nismo will have a great performance. Although the exact powertrain choices are still unannounced, there are some rumors about the possible engine options. Some sources claim that the new Pulsar Nismo might use a boosted 1.6-liter four-cylinder which currently represents the most powerful engine option offered for the regular Pulsar. If this unit does get chosen, it will surely be tuned up to provide better performance and more power. Similar unit is used for the Nissan Juke Nismo, too. The Juke Nismo’s engine currently produces 197 horsepower, while the Juke Nismo RS offers 215 horsepower. This unit is mated with the Nissan Xtronic CVT and it will use front-wheel drive. However, some other sources claim that the new Nismo model will use the 1.8-liter four-cylinder unit, which is also installed under the hood of the Qashqai Nismo. If this happens to be true, the mill will produce somewhere between 250 and 300 horsepower. This will truly be an amazing treat. The sources which claim this to be true also say that the new Pulsar Nismo will try to beat the current Nurburgring record for the front-wheel drives, currently set by the Renault Megane RS 275 Trophy-R at 7:54:36 per lap.
2015 Nissan Pulsar Nismo Price And Distribution
The 2015 Nissan Pulsar Nismo had its premiere recently, at this year’s Paris Auto Show. As for the price, the new hatchback should cost around $32,800. However, it is not very likely that the new model will make to the USA market. The more possible scenario is that the Pulsar, and therefore Pulsar Nismo, will only be sold in Europe or possible a few more countries, too.