Full-size luxury SUV produced by Nissan will very soon get its new version. This model will be released as 2018 Nissan Armada SUV. This large Nissan SUV was designed to accommodate up to eight passengers in three rows of seats. For 2018 model, Nissan will offer three trim levels: SV, SL and Platinum. Speaking of 2018 Armada design, it should generally remain almost identical to the 2017 Armada. Some changes are possible, but they are limited to maybe some new color voices and other minor refreshments. Differences between Armada trims will include heated chrome mirrors on the SL and Platinum trim, only optional fog lamps and 18-inch wheels on SV model and standard fog lamps and 20-inch rims on the SL and Platinum trims. Inside the cabin, Armada 2018 has 8-inch infotainment system, leather door trim, power folding third row, power moonroof, 7-inch display for DVD entertainment system, Nissan’s Around View Monitor, power front seats with heating and cooling option, navigation system and leather upholstery. Other equipment will include adaptive cruise control, autonomous emergency braking, lane-departure warning and Nissan’s Blind Spot Intervention system.
2018 Nissan Armada engine and fuel economy specs
2018 Nissan Armada engine will be 5.6-liter V8 unit generating 390 horsepower and 394 lb-ft of torque. This Armada V8 engine will be mated to a 7-speed automatic transmission and either rear-wheel or four-wheel drive system. With 9.1-inch ground clearance and All-Mode all-wheel drive system, new 2018 Armada is capable of conquering any terrain or surface. 2018 Nissan Armada fuel economy ratings are likely to be carried over from 2017 model. It is rated at 14 mpg in the city and 19 mph on the highway, averaging 16 mpg.
2018 Nissan Armada release date and price review
2018 Nissan Armada release date should be set in the fall of 2017. Main rivals on the SUV market will be GMC Yukon, Ford Expedition, Toyota Sequoia, Chevy Tahoe and Chevrolet Suburban. 2018 Nissan Armada price for SV model with RWD is set at $45,400, and $48,200 with 4WD. SL trim will sell for $50,200 with RWD and $53,100 with 4WD. 2018 Armada Platinum price will be $58,100 for RWD and $61,000 for 4WD.