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Nissan Motor Philippines launches the 2010 X-Trail

Nissan Motor Philippines launches the 2010 X-Trail image

Text: / Photos: Brent Co, Nissan Press | posted June 07, 2010 12:26

The second coming

Nissan Motor Philippines, Inc. has recently introduced the all-new X-Trail, an evolution of Nissan's popular crossover SUV.

"The coming of the all-new Nissan X-Trail CVT, as well as the other models that we bring in, is a testament of our commitment to our customers. Commitment to deliver the best value product that will fit their needs and wants. The all-new X-Trail is packaged just like that - a vehicle that will respond to the consumers' lifestyle needs supported by features that will provide them ease, comfort, pleasure, and safety," shares Allen Chen, president and CEO of Nissan Motor Philippines, Inc.

The X-Trail CVT's design was inspired by the designs of the toughest SUVs in Nissan's product line-up. The new design shares many similarities with the outgoing look, as the chief designer maintained that tough and functional features that the X-Trail has been known for. The all-new X-Trail applies the styling concept 'function oriented design' intended to convey rigidness, comfort, roominess and good visibility leading to good maneuverability. The all-new X-Trail CVT boasts a new chassis and new body, and new features to make the new model attractive to the new generation of buyers.

The Nissan X-Trail CVT features the XCVT (Xtronic Continuous Variable Transmission) known to Nissan that guarantees drivers a smooth driving experience and rugged capabilities with the new All-Mode 4x4 System. Powered by QR25DE in 2.5-liter engine displacement, the X-Trail is built to deliver 170 hp and a maximum torque of 230Nm.

The all-new Nissan X-Trail CVT is avaliable at all Nissan Dealers nationwide. Retail price is set at Php1.350M for the 4x2 variant and Php1.550M for the 4x4 variant.