Nissan: Nissan Canada hurdles gathering during Montreal International Auto Show with dual sparkling headliners

Montreal, QC. – Today, Nissan Canada combined some fad to a uncover building by showcasing dual new vehicles during a 2017 Montreal International Auto Show (MIAS). The 2017 Qashqai compress competition application vehicle, Nissan’s latest further to a Canadian lineup, and a 2017 Sentra NISMO done their inhabitant automobile uncover debuts, while a 2017 Rogue: Rogue One Star Wars Limited Edition done a informal debut.

In Canada, a compress crossover shred ranks series one, accounting for approximately 22 per cent of a sum attention volume in 2016. As Canadians demeanour some-more and some-more toward vehicles that grasp a functionality they need for their active and bustling lifestyles, direct for this shred continues to increase. These buyers are looking for some-more space than a compress sedan, while still seeking a maneuverability and fun-to-drive feel. The 2017 Nissan Qashqai brings something truly innovative to consumers, charity a functionality of a crossover with all a advantages of a compress car. Sharing many of a design, application and record attributes that have done Rogue Nissan’s best-selling automobile in Canada, a Qashqai brings a somewhat smaller, sportier and some-more affordable choice that appeals to this younger, some-more civic era of SUV buyers.

“Recognizing a blank that exists in a compress crossover segment, Nissan has motionless to move a 2017 Qashqai to Canada and we are anxious to be arrangement it during this year’s Montreal automobile show,” pronounced Joni Paiva, boss of Nissan Canada Inc. “With some-more than 2.5-million vehicles sole globally in 10 years – with 2-million of those units sole in Europe – a Qashqai continues to be a worldwide crossover benchmark and is an critical further to a Canadian line-up.”

The Nissan Sentra compress sedan has achieved some considerable numbers over a some-more than 30 years and 7 generations of production. In Canada, Sentra is Nissan’s second best-selling vehicle, behind Rogue. Now, to assistance keep a movement going for a 2017 indication year and building on a other sparkling vehicles being suggested during a MIAS, Nissan is introducing a first-ever 2017 Sentra NISMO. Featuring plenty energy underneath a hood, a new Sentra NISMO includes a 1.6-litre Direct Injection Gasoline (DIGTM) turbocharged engine rated during 188 horsepower and 177 lb-ft of torque. The engine is matched with a choice of a 6-speed primer transmission, with rigging ratios comparison to take limit advantage of a engine’s powerband and torque curve, or an advanced, tuned Xtronic transmission. It is a initial mainstream Canadian Nissan indication to offer motorsports-inspired NISMO factory-tuned opening and a extensive mutation from bland sedan to a rarely personal opening appurtenance includes assertive extraneous treatment, performance-oriented interior and singular cessation tuning.

“The Sentra NISMO is a initial introduction of a NISMO code on a core, affordable Nissan indication in Canada, and we are vehement to showcase it during this year’s Montreal automobile show,” pronounced Joni Paiva, president, Nissan Canada Inc. “Nissan is committed to going above and beyond, and a Sentra NISMO will positively set a Sentra nameplate’s picture on fire.”

Providing fad and creation in a new, interesting way, Nissan has partnered with Lucasfilm to emanate a 2017 Rogue: Rogue One Star Wars Limited Edition. Designed to build recognition and laxity of a extensively redesigned Rogue – Nissan’s best-selling automobile in Canada – a Limited Edition is an sparkling prolongation to a bland lineup. Nissan is famous for pulling a bounds of innovation, and a new Rogue, a many modernized Rogue to date, is an instance of that. The Star Wars film authorization has been doing a same given a pregnancy 40 years ago, so it done clarity for a dual to join forces. The Rogue: Rogue One Star Wars Limited Edition is a first-ever full-size prolongation automobile to embody Star Wars– branded elements and usually 400 units will be accessible in Canada. In further to a far-reaching operation of tradition facilities and equipment, any automobile comes with an disdainful numbered, full-size reproduction collectible Death Trooper helmet. This year, a Nissan counter during MIAS facilities a Star Wars thesis and a reproduction of K-2SO, a franchise’s newest droid from Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, is appearing as a immobile arrangement for a whole generation of a show.

“The 2017 Rogue: Rogue One Star Wars Limited Edition is certain to give Montreal uncover goers something to speak about,” pronounced Joni Paiva, president, Nissan Canada Inc. “We are vehement to give Star Wars fans a possibility to rivet with a full-scale collectible. And some-more than only a large child toy, a Limited Edition is each in. a genuine thing – a Rogue for each journey we can imagine.”

Today, Nissan Canada also announced a new partnership with FLO, a many extensive and arguable charging ecosystem in Canada, in sequence to inspire and palliate EV adoption via a country. As of Jan 2017, a FLO Home charging hire is Nissan Canada’s endorsed residential charging hire for owners of a signature vehicle, a Nissan LEAF, and is being showcased during this year’s MIAS. “Nissan Canada is gratified to partner with FLO to support a growth of electric motoring in Quebec,” pronounced François Lefèvre, arch selling manager, electric vehicles, Nissan Canada Inc. “Since a launch of a Nissan LEAF in 2011, Nissan Canada has demonstrated a joining to ancillary electric mobility in a range of Quebec by a rendezvous in several projects, notably, a growth of open charging infrastructure. We wish to continue a impasse in this regard, and support a LEAF-certified dealerships and also inspire destiny Nissan LEAF owners in their merger of an electric vehicle.”

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