· Advanced Nissan Safety Shield® 360 technology added as standard on all Kicks grade levels for model year 2020
· Fuel economy rated at 7.7L/100 km city; 6.6 L/100km highway and 7.2 L/100km combined1
· Class-above technology includes standard 7-inch touchscreen, available Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™, available Bose® Personal® Plus audio system
Mississauga, Ont. (January 13, 2020) – The 2020 Nissan Kicks compact SUV is on sale now at Nissan dealers nationwide with a starting MSRP2 of $19,298. The front-wheel drive Kicks was Nissan Canada’s third-best-selling vehicle in 2019, and is again available in three well-equipped grade levels – S, SV and SR.
Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Prices2 for the 2020 Nissan Kicks:
Kicks S FWD
Kicks SV FWD
Kicks SR FWD
Destination and Handling $1,815.
About the 2020 Nissan Kicks
The Nissan Kicks compact SUV is designed to fit the needs of singles or couples looking for expressive styling, personal technology, smart functionality and advanced safety features at an affordable price.
For the 2020 model year, Kicks adds standard Nissan Safety Shield 360 technology. Part of the Nissan Intelligent Mobility strategy, Safety Shield 360 includes Intelligent Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Detection, Rear Intelligent Emergency Braking, Lane Departure Warning, radar- based Blind Spot Warning, Rear Cross Traffic Alert and High Beam Assist. In addition, rear side impact supplemental airbags are added to all grades, and Intelligent Driver Alertness as well as Rear Door Alert are now standard on Kicks SV and SR grades. The sporty SR grade is now offered with a rear spoiler.
Every 2020 Kicks comes with a standard 1.6-litre DOHC 16-valve 4-cylinder engine rated at 122 horsepower and 114 lb-ft of torque. Combined with a smooth, fuel-efficient Xtronic transmission, fuel economy is rated at 7.7 L/100 km city; 6.6 L/100km highway and 7.2 L/100km combined1.
The Kicks exterior combines emotion and practicality and includes Nissan design signatures such as V-motion grille and “floating roof” with a “wrap-around visor” look. Kicks is offered in a range of five exterior colours – plus five two-tone combinations. Inside, the interior provides ample passenger space throughout the cabin, including best-in-class3 front seat legroom. Among the available technology is the Intelligent Around View® Monitor.
1. 2020 NRCan fuel economy rating for Nissan Kicks. Actual mileage may vary with driving conditions - use for comparison only.
2. MSRP excludes applicable tax, title, license fees and destination charges. Dealer sets actual price. Prices and specs are subject to change without notice. Destination and handling $1,815.
3. AutoPacific segmentation. 2020 Kicks vs. latest in-market competitors in XSUV Compact Class. Based on manufacturers' websites.
About Nissan Canada Inc.
Nissan Canada Inc. (NCI) is the Canadian sales, marketing and distribution subsidiary of Nissan Motor Limited and Nissan North America, Inc. NCI was the first Japanese-based automaker to incorporate in Canada in 1965, and now directly employs 306 full-time staff across offices in Vancouver (BC), Mississauga (ON), and Kirkland (QC). There are 210 independent Nissan dealerships, including 84 that also act as Nissan Commercial Vehicles dealers, 123 electric vehicle-certified dealers, and 41 INFINITI retailers across Canada.
About Nissan North America
In North America, Nissan's operations include automotive styling, engineering, consumer and corporate financing, sales and marketing, distribution and manufacturing. Nissan is dedicated to improving the environment under the Nissan Green Program and has been recognized annually by the U.S Environmental Protection Agency as an ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year since 2010. More information on Nissan in North America and the complete line of Nissan and INFINITI vehicles can be found online at www.NissanUSA.com and www.INFINITIUSA.com, or visit the U.S. media sites NissanNews.com and INFINITINews.com.
About Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.
Nissan is a global full-line vehicle manufacturer that sells more than 60 models under the Nissan, INFINITI and Datsun brands. In fiscal year 2018, the company sold 5.52 million vehicles globally, generating revenue of 11.6 trillion yen. Nissan’s global headquarters in Yokohama, Japan, manages operations in six regions: Asia & Oceania; Africa, the Middle East & India; China; Europe; Latin America; and North America. Nissan has partnered with French manufacturer Renault since 1999 and acquired a 34% stake in Mitsubishi Motors in 2016. The Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi alliance sold 10.76 million vehicles combined in calendar year 2018.
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Date Posted: January 13, 2020