Nissan: 2017 Nissan Qashqai joins absolute Nissan SUV lineup – brings Intelligent Safety Shield technologies, fun-to-drive opening and affordability to young, civic compress competition application buyers

  • 5-passenger Qashqai designed for conquering bland civic adventures, includes prolonged list of comfort, preference and application features
  • Dynamic extraneous offers neat front finish pattern with Nissan signature pattern cues and permitted 19-inch aluminum-alloy wheels
  • Available Nissan Intelligent Safety Shield technologies embody Forward Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Detection1, Intelligent Cruise Control2, Rear Cross Traffic Alert3 and Forward Emergency Braking1
  • “Right sized” Qashqai slots usually underneath renouned 2017 Rogue, Nissan’s #1 offering car in Canada, and serve expands Nissan’s endless SUV lineup
  • On sale in open 2017
  • The 2017 Nissan Qashqai stands as a stylish, nimble, fun-to-drive and affordable sub-compact SUV charity countless modernized reserve and confidence features

“The multiple of a new Qashqai and a renouned redesigned 2017 Rogue will interest to a extended assembly and offers a far-reaching spectrum of facilities and cost points for SUV buyers,” pronounced Bert Brooks, comparison manager, Product Planning, Nissan Canada Inc. “While we pattern Rogue to continue to interest to owners with immature families, Qashqai fills a need for singles and couples who wish some-more space and coherence than a normal sedan for bland civic use and amicable activities.”

The Qashqai has a 58mm (2.3-inch) shorter wheelbase and a 307mm (12.1-inch) shorter altogether length than Rogue, assisting make it some-more maneuverable in city trade and an ideal distance for parsimonious city parking spaces. Other useful city journey facilities operation from adult to 1,730L (61.1 cubic feet) of bucket space (2nd quarrel chair folded) and permitted innovative Divide-N-Hide® Cargo System to a Around View® Monitor (AVM) with Moving Object Detection (MOD)4.

“From Qashqai to Rogue, Murano, Pathfinder and all a approach adult to a full-size eight-passenger Armada, Nissan has a ideal SUV for any buyer,” pronounced Brooks. “Qashqai binds a possess with all of a portfolio mates, usually as approaching of any car that wears a Nissan badge.”

Sporty Exterior, Premium Looking Interior
The Qashqai extraneous starts with an “emotional geometry” extraneous design, presenting a clever contrariety between energetic movements of volume and geometric and pointy edges and details. The sleek, compress physique projects absolute buffer volume and a wheel-oriented stance, along with flexible and strong reduce physique sides, giving Qashqai a absolute presence.

The front is highlighted by a dynamic, sporty front grille and worldly headlight pattern with LED signature Daytime Running Lights, halogen headlights with automobile off function, and permitted haze lights. Also permitted are LED low-beam headlights with automobile on/off duty and High Beam Assist (HBA).

The Qashqai extraneous also facilities a vast back opening and a far-reaching back physique entrance – along with neat boomerang-shaped taillights and back spoiler. Other extraneous sum embody body-colour front and back bumpers, black circle arches and roof molding, body-colour outward mirrors with integrated spin signals and exhilarated outward mirrors. Also offering is a energy shifting moonroof with shifting shade and roof rails. Qashqai has a fellow of drag of 0.33.

The 2017 Qashqai is permitted in 10 permitted extraneous colours – led by a confidant Monarch Orange and Nitro Lime. Other colours are Mocha Almond, Magnetic Black, Brilliant Silver, Gun Metallic, Palatial Ruby, Pearl White, Glacier White and Caspian Blue 

Inside, a 5-passenger Qashqai interior is designed to keep adult with owners’ active lifestyles. It has a autocratic float tallness of a compress SUV total with a driver-oriented cockpit that provides a sporty, fun-to-drive feel.

Qashqai incorporates Nissan’s “gliding wing” interior design, providing spatial balance with a clarity of togetherness – mixing a wide-open feeling with areas for personal space. Seating includes a customary 6-way tractable driver’s seat, 4-way tractable front newcomer seat, 60/40 separate fold-down back chair with permitted back chair core armrest, exhilarated front seats and permitted back chair heating/cooling core console vents. Also permitted are a 6-way energy tractable driver’s seat, leather-appointed seats, leather-wrapped steering circle and change knob, and exhilarated steering wheel. Leather-appointed seating is customary on a SL grade.

Behind a 2nd quarrel chair is adult to 648L (22.9 cu. ft.) of bucket space (up to 1,730L or 61.1 cu. ft. with a 2nd quarrel chair folded down), permitted by a far-reaching back door. Like Rogue, a new Qashqai also offers a innovative Divide-N-Hide® Cargo System (SV and SL grades). Included as customary on all grades are a bucket area cover and 6 luggage hooks (four floor, twin side).

The instrument row facilities Fine Vision electroluminescent gauges and 5.0-inch core scale colour arrangement with Advanced Driver Assist™ Display. The front core console includes an constituent armrest and storage comparTMent, along with a 12-volt energy outlet. Qashqai SV and SL grades embody Nissan Intelligent KeyTM with Push Button Start.

Standard interior facilities include: 4-speaker AM/FM/CD audio complement with auxiliary audio submit jack, USB tie pier for iPod® interface and other concordant devices, Siri® Eyes Free6, Bluetooth® Hands-free Phone System, RearView Monitor, Streaming Audio around Bluetooth®, Hands-free Text Messaging Assistant5 (compatible smartphone required) and RearView Monitor. Also permitted is SiriusXM® Satellite Radio (SiriusXM® subscription required, sole separately), dual-zone involuntary atmosphere conditioning. The permitted Remote Engine Start (RES) system7 provides coherence to start a Qashqai remotely regulating a keyless entrance fob.

The 2017 Qashqai also has a series of permitted connected record and smartphone formation features, including NissanConnectSM with Navigation, Mobile Apps and Services. It offers a 7.0-inch colour touch-screen display, Nissan Voice Recognition for navigation and audio, SiriusXM® Traffic and SiriusXM® Travel Link™ (SiriusXM® subscription required, sole separately). NissanConnect Services powered by SiriusXM® (SiriusXM® subscription required, sole separately) is permitted on Qashqai SL model. Also permitted is Around View® Monitor (AVM) with Moving Object Detection (MOD)4.

Two interior colours are offered: Charcoal and Light Grey, along with permitted Gun Metal or Piano Black finishers.

“The Qashqai interior belies a affordable pricing, with use of reward materials and prolonged list of permitted comfort and preference items,” explained Brooks. “Though some-more compress than Rogue, a new Qashqai entirely measures adult in terms of facilities that make pushing some-more beguiling for both motorist and passengers.”

2.0-litre Engine, 4-Wheel Independent Suspension, Advanced Safety Technology
The Qashqai offers offset energetic opening – mixing a responsive, fit 2.0-litre engine with nimble doing and cornering. Qashqai utilizes a same CMF (Common Module Family) height as Rogue, and both vehicles are permitted in a choice of front-wheel expostulate or an permitted discerning All-Wheel Drive system.
Every 2017 Qashqai comes versed with a customary 2.0-litre DOHC 16-valve inline 4-cylinder rated during 141 horsepower @ 6,000 rpm and 147 lb-ft of torque @ 4,400 rpm. The engine facilities Direct Injection Gasoline (DIG™) system, Twin CVTC (Continuously Variable Valve Timing Control) on both intake and exhaust, DLC (Diamond Like Carbon) coated valve lifters, TCV (Tumble Control Valve) and an 11.2:1 application ratio. The engine is matched with a 6-speed primer delivery or an permitted Xtronic delivery with customary Sport Mode Shifter and Eco Mode switch.

The nimble doing is a outcome of a 104.2-inch wheelbase and 4-wheel eccentric cessation – a front independent-strut cessation with stabilizer bar and twin-tube startle absorbers and multi-link eccentric back cessation with twin-tube startle absorbers and stabilizer bar. Responsive steering is supposing by an Electric Power-assisted Steering (EPS) with Sport mode. 4-wheel vented front brakes with Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) with Electronic Brake force Distribution (EBD) and Brake Assist are also standard.

A preference of wheels and tires are offered, depending on class level. Qashqai S models are versed with 16-inch steel wheels with full circle covers and 215/65R16 all-season tires; Qashqai SV facilities 17-inch aluminum-alloy wheels with 215/60R17 all-season tires; and Qashqai SL comes with 19-inch aluminum-alloy wheels with 225/45R19 all-season tires. Every Qashqai also offers a customary Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) with position monitoring and Nissan’s innovative Easy Fill Tire Alert.

Hill Start Assist (HSA) is also standard, along with a apartment of confidence-inspiring energetic technologies, with Active Trace Control, Active Engine Braking and Active Ride Control. 

“While many competitors in a compress SUV shred select a back torsion lamp suspension, Qashqai offers an eccentric back multi-link pattern to yield that additional clarity of energetic performance,” pronounced Brooks.  “We trust that buyers entrance into this segment, customarily as initial time SUV owners, still wish to suffer pushing fad and feel a tie to a road. The new Qashqai delivers.”

Qashqai also offers an endless list of modernized Nissan Intelligent Safety Shield technologies. The list includes permitted radar-based Blind Spot Warning (BSW)8 and Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA) 3, Forward Emergency Braking (FEB)1, and Lane Departure Warning (LDW) and Lane Departure Prevention (LDP)9. Also permitted are Intelligent Cruise Control (ICC)2 and Forward Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Detection1.

In addition, a list of customary reserve and confidence facilities includes a Nissan Advanced Air Bag System (AABS) with dual-stage supplemental front atmosphere bags with chair belt and passenger sequence sensors; front seat-mounted side impact supplemental atmosphere bags; roof-mounted screen side impact supplemental atmosphere bags with rollover sensor for front and rear-seat outboard passenger conduct protection; 3-point front and back seatbelts, front chair belts with pre-tensioners and bucket limiters and tractable top anchors; LATCH System (Lower Anchors and Tethers for CHildren); and Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC) with Traction Control System (TCS).

Three Well-Equipped Qashqai Models
The 2017 Nissan Qashqai comes in 3 well-equipped models – S, SV and SL.

Along with a prolonged list of customary facilities found on Qashqai S, a Qashqai SV adds 17-inch aluminum-alloy wheels with 215/60R17 all-season tires, Dual-Zone Automatic Temperature Control, Power Moonroof, Heated leather steering wheel, Remote Engine Start system7, Nissan Intelligent KeyTM, journey control, SiriusXM® Satellite Radio (SiriusXM® subscription required, sole separately), twin additional audio complement speakers, leather-wrapped change knob, Smart Auto on/off headlights, , Divide-N-Hide® Cargo System and twin bright self-centredness mirrors.

Qashqai SL models embody leather-appointed front seats, 6-way energy motorist chair with energy lumbar support, NissanConnect with Navigation and Mobile Apps, and 7.0-inch colour touch-screen display.

Qashqai SL models also embody seatback slot on driver’s seat, Around View® Monitor (AVM) with Moving Object Detection (MOD)4, 19-inch aluminum-alloy wheels with 225/45R19 all-season tires and china finished roof racks.

Optional apparatus package offered: SL Platinum Package.

The 2017 Nissan Qashqai is fabricated in Kyushu, Japan.


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1. Forward Emergency Braking and Forward Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Detection are not a deputy for obliged driving. May not yield warning or braking in certain conditions. Limitations apply. See Owner’s Manual for details.
2. Intelligent Cruise Control is not a collision deterrence complement or warning device. Designed to use singular braking. Failure to request a brakes could outcome in an accident.
3. Not a surrogate for correct subsidy procedures. May not detect all relocating vehicles. Speed and other stipulations apply. See Owner’s Manual for details.
4. AVM with MOD can't totally discharge blind spots and might not detect each object. MOD operates during vehicles speeds next 5 mph. Always check vicinity and spin to demeanour behind we before relocating vehicle.
5. Use a content messaging underline after interlude your car in a protected location. If we have to use a underline while driving, practice impassioned counsel during all times so full courtesy might be given to car operation. Compatible smartphone required. Text rates and/or information use might apply.
6. Driving is critical business and requires your full attention. If we have to use this underline while driving, practice impassioned counsel during all times so full courtesy might be given to a car operation.
7. Provincial laws might apply; examination internal laws before using.
8. Not a surrogate for correct line change procedures. The complement will not forestall hit with other vehicles or accidents. It might not detect each car or intent around you.
9. LDW and LDP work usually when a line markings are clearly visible. Speed and other stipulations apply. See owner’s primer for details