Nissan: Nissan TITAN XD named Autobytel “2016 Pickup Truck of a Year”

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The honors and awards only keep entrance for a all-new 2016 Nissan TITAN XD, that has only been comparison as “2016 Pickup Truck of a Year” by a editorial staff of Autobytel, a heading provider of online automotive services joining consumers with dealers.

In selecting a groundbreaking Cummins® 5.0L V8 Turbo Diesel-powered full-size TITAN XD as their pickup lorry difficulty winner, a editors wrote:

2016 Nissan Titan XD is kind of an underdog. In a universe where Ford, Ram, and Chevrolet have dominated a pickup contention for decades, a Titan was an afterthought, though a redesigned Nissan Titan thinks outward a box and gives us a brand’s initial legitimate lorry contender in 10 years. With a strong turbo diesel V-8 sourced from Cummins underneath a hood and an unusual, not-quite-heavy-duty height that maximizes towing and practicality interjection to a gobs of torque, a Nissan Titan XD earns a Autobytel Pickup Truck of a Year stripes by severe a norm.”

The 2016 TITAN XD went on sale in late Dec with a starting MSRP* of $40,290 and is charity in 5 class levels: S, SV, SL, PRO-4X and Platinum Reserve. It is a initial in a finish family of Nissan TITAN full-size pickups that will embody 3 cab configurations, dual support sizes, 3 powertrain offerings and 5 class levels. The additional TITAN models will start rolling out this spring, eventually charity models that will contest in some-more than 85 percent of light lorry segments.

“Nissan is once again respected to be singled out by a organisation of successful reporters for a efforts in charity American lorry enthusiasts a uninformed choice to a stream preference of determined models,” pronounced Fred Diaz, multiplication clamp boss and ubiquitous manager, North America Trucks and Light Commercial Vehicles, Nissan North America, Inc. “We appreciate Autobytel and wish their associating readers will give a TITAN XD critical care when selling for a new full-size pickup.”

The “Every Duty” TITAN XD Crew Cab’s flourishing list of awards includes “2016 Truck of a Year;” and “Best Pickup Truck of 2016;” and a Texas Auto Writers Association (TAWA) “Truck of Texas,” “Luxury Pickup Truck of Texas,” “Off-Road Pickup Truck of Texas” and “Best Powertrain” for a customary Cummins 5.0L V8 Turbo Diesel engine.

The 2016 Nissan TITAN XD is anchored by a absolute 310-horsepower Cummins 5.0L V8 Turbo Diesel and corresponding to a heavy-duty 6-speed Aisin involuntary transmission, and has a limit towing ability rating of some-more than 12,300 pounds when scrupulously equipped.

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Dan Passe
Product Communications, Nissan North America
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Phil Lienert  
Nissan Truck, SUV Crossover Communications
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* MSRP excludes germane tax, title, permit fees and end charges. Dealer sets tangible price. Prices and specs are theme to change but notice. Destination and doing $1,195.