26th-Jan-2012 : Nissan Teana, the luxurious four-wheeler comes in petrol engine and is brought in India as completely built unit (CBU). The extremely pricey Teana which is also known as Nissan Altima in US market, will come with a highly improved CVT (Continuous Variable Transmission) by 2013 or so. This will surely give a boost to the fuel efficiency of Nissan Teana priced at Rs 21.46 lakh-Rs 25.91 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi).
Nissan Motor India Private Limited entered the Indian car market in year 2005 and since then have been doing impressive business in the country. This multinational car maker entered the automobile market of the country with the launch of their formidable SUV, Nissan X-Trail, which was brought in through the CBU (completely built up unit) route into the country. At present, they have quite a few vehicles, which are prevalent in the car bazaar and every vehicle from the Japanese stable has carved its own niche. The company presently has a massive production facility closer to Chennai in Tamil Nadu and this facility has the capacity to generate close to 2 lac vehicle units per year. One such admired and very comfortable premium sedan from their fearsome stable is the Nissan Teana series, which is being sold only in a petrol engine based automatic trims. The petrol engine has just two trims loaded with the same engine but with different features. The company has housed this premium sedan with a commanding 'V' – Shaped 2.5-litre EFI (electronic fuel injection) fuel supply system based engine that also has a DOHC (dual overhead cam shaft). This imposing petrol mill has been coupled with an X-Tronic based CVT (continuously variable transmission) automatic gear box. The braking and suspension system of this premium petrol sedan is quite steadfast and well balanced and gives the occupants a very comfortable and hassle free driving experience. The company has also integrated this Nissan Teana premium sedan with a whole lot of crucial safety and protective features, which ensure enhanced security for the passengers as well as the vehicle. The list of these safety features include ABS (antilock braking system) with EBD (electronic brake force distribution) and brake assist for improvised braking and control of this sedan, a highly developed engine immobilizer, a driver airbag for added safety, a front passenger airbag along with side and curtain air bags as well for enhanced protection of the passengers, door ajar warning, front fog lamps and many more such features.
Nissan Motor India Private Limited is selling this premium sedan in a host of pulsating and invigorating metallic paint options for the buyers to choose from. The list of these exterior paint options comprises of a dapper and neat looking Brilliant Silver metallic finish, a sparkling and bright Pearl White metallic option, a vivacious and refreshing Bordeaux Red metallic option, a magnificent and regal looking Onyx Black finish along with a flamboyant looking Amethyst Grey metallic finish. All these impressive color options are making this automatic premium sedan look gorgeous and formidable. This premium sedan also has some very exciting comfort features such as a very responsive electric power steering that can be amended with the help of a steering tilt adjustment, a 12V power socket, a headlight on warning notification, a key removal notification lamp, a powerful and efficient dual zone automatic air conditioner unit with climate control, air filter, a plasma cluster along with rear air conditioning vents as well for added comfort for the back seat passengers as well, a steering mounted audio controls, a rear comfort fan for added comfort for the rear passengers, a driver side front window with auto down and anti pinch function, a central door lock, a boot lamp and many more such wonderful and exciting convenience features.
The company has done up the exteriors of this elegant premium petrol sedan with a lot of stylishness. The overall structure of this large sedan is aerodynamic along with a sleek and slender body line, which is making this car look gorgeous. The front fascia is neatly done up with a large front radiator grille that has three horizontal slats, which has quite a lot of chrome treatment on it and is helping in making the frontage of this car look classy. There is also a prominent logo of the company, which has been embedded on this front grille. This grille is flanked by a trimly designed head light cluster, which has been equipped with powerful high intensity xenon lamps with retractable washer as well, that gives an impressive visibility to the driver. The front body colored bumper has a large air dam in the center and is surrounded by a pair of bright fog lamps, which further enhances the visibility of the driver in any weather condition. The front windscreen is quite wide and made up of toughened laminated glass and is fitted with a couple of intermittent wipers. The other window glasses of this premium petrol engine based sedan have been made of green tinted glass that is also heat reflective and helps in keeping the interiors of this sedan cooler. The side profile has pronounced wheel arches that have been fitted with a modish set of 17 inch alloy wheels for the top end version, while the other variant gets a set of 16 inch alloy wheels, which makes this premium sedan, look stylish. The body colored outside rear view mirrors that are electrically adjustable and foldable along with being fitted with the side turn indicators on them. The chrome plated pull type outside door handles add to the beauty of the side profile. Then the sides of this sedan also has B Pillar sash black out, while the rear end gets a large boot with a curvy lid and the roof gets a mounted antenna for better reception of the audio unit inside. The rear end also has a body colored bumper, a bright LED based tail lamp cluster, while the rear wind screen is quite big and also has a defogger integrated in it. Other significant exterior aspects of this Nissan Teana automatic petrol sedan are dual exhaust pipes, a panoramic twin sun roof, which adds to the classiness of this premium vehicle. Then the company has also given this premium sedan an exterior chrome package as well, which adds to the modishness of this sedan.
The overall dimensions of this sleek premium sedan are very spacious with lots of leg space along with apt head and shoulder room, where five passengers can fit in very easily. The total length of this massive sedan is 4850mm along with an overall width of 1795mm, which also includes the external rear view mirrors as well. Then the total height of this premium petrol sedan is about 1485mm, while it has a class leading and very roomy wheel base of an enormous 2775 mm, which gives an outstanding driving experience to all the passengers in this premium automatic sedan. This Nissan Teana sedan model line up has an approximate kerb weight in the range of 1506 to 1537 Kgs and a centrally mounted fuel tank that can store 70 litres of petro l and a boot compartment, which can store close to 488 litres of luggage in it. This impressive automatic petrol engine based sedan also has a minimum turning radius in between 5.4 to 5.8 meters, which is rather good for such a long vehicle.
Along with the sleek and immaculately done up exteriors, the company has done the interiors of this up market automatic petrol sedan luxuriously. This Nissan Teana sedan series has been integrated with quite a number of interior features, which will certainly astound the customers. The company has bestowed this aristocratic sedan with plush leather seats, which are very comfortable and gives the occupants a very relaxing driving experience. The driver's seat can be power adjusted in two programmable memory functions and also has lumbar support, which makes it easier for the driver to choose the best possible option. Then there is a rear center arm rest for added comfort for the back seat passengers. This arm rest has a cup holder along with trunk through access and is in a stylish wood finish. The steering wheel, gear changing lever and also the parking brake lever are all covered in premium quality leather upholstery, which adds to the elegance of the interiors of this premium sedan. The door trims are padded and also get wood finish that makes them look regal. The front seats have back pockets to keep a few things. Then there is a leather trim with wood design decor on the cowl as well as the dash board with real stitching that adds to the glamor of this sedan. This sedan also has a front overhead storage console and a large illuminated glove box as well, which is lockable as well. Then there are front and rear personal lamps, which are of LED and are linked with the opening of the door. There are a total of four cup holders, a couple of them in the front and two of them in the rear part of this sedan. The company has also integrated a digital clock as well as a 12V DC power outlet , which will help in charging gadgets, while on the move. This elegant Nissan Teana automatic petrol sedan has been blessed with a classy and brilliant interior illumination package, which consists of a fade our smart room lamp, door inside handles in a chrome finish along with foot well lamps as well. There is a remote boot release, internal fuel lid opener, a luggage room lamp and many more such aspects, which will be of utility for the buyers.
The Nissan Teana automatic petrol sedan is one of the most admired vehicle in its segment and the company has fitted this sedan with all the best in class and practical comfort features for the luxury of the passengers. The list of these impressive and no nonsense convenient features include a very receptive EPS (electric power steering ) that can be adapted as per the driver’s requirement by a steering tilt adjustment facility, a 12 volt accessory socket for charging mobiles and other such gadgets, a head light on warning lamp, a key remove warning lamp, a powerful and efficient dual zone automatic climate control based air conditioner unit with air filter, plasma cluster along with rear air conditioning vents for the back seat passengers, a chunky and very responsive power steering wheels with mounted audio controls, a driver side front window with auto down and anti pinch function, a central door lock system that also has the advanced Intelligent Key with a Push Button Ignition and also a Remote keyless entry, a driver and passenger vanity mirror, a boot lamp and many more such wonderful and exciting convenience features. Some of the other comfort features also include a drive computer, a tachometer, a digital clock, a manual internal day and night rear view mirror, an advanced integrated music system with four speakers along with an Aux-in port, adjustable front headrests, adjustable rear head rests, a rear seat center armrest to add to the convenience of the rear passengers along with cup holders, chrome plated inside door handles, an outside temperature display, fine vision dial meters in the instrument cluster, door trim covered with premium fabric, front and rear door armrest finish, a remote boot lid opener, driver seat can be height adjusted in accordance with the driver’s need as well.
The interiors of this premium Nissan Teana automatic petrol sedan are very spacious and can take in five occupants without any difficulty. The seating arrangement of this luxuriant sedan is very comfortable and provides apt thigh support along with knee room as well. The leg room is rather spacious and gives a relaxed driving experience to all the passengers. Apart from this, this sedan provides pertinent head and shoulder space to the passengers as well. This premium petrol sedan also has ample knee and elbow room for all the occupants, which will give them a relaxing driving experience.
Brilliant White Pearl
Amethyst Grey Pearl Metallic
The 2496cc, EFI (electronic fuel injection) fuel supply system based petrol engine has the ability to generate apt power and torque for this vehicle on the Indian roads. This premium automatic petrol sedan has the capacity to reach a top speed in the range of 195 to 200 Kmph, which is rather impressive for such a sleek and slender looking premium sedan. On the other hand, this powerful and influential 2.5-litre petrol engine also has the competence to propel this long sedan across the 100 Kmph barrier in anywhere between 12 to 14 seconds from a standstill, which is quite exciting and pulsating for the driver along with all the other passengers as well.
The company has housed this premium Nissan Teana automatic sedan with a commanding 'V' – Shaped 2.5-litre EFI (electronic fuel injection) fuel supply system based engine that also has a DOHC (dual overhead cam shaft). This petrol engine that also has six cylinders, which are further equipped with twenty four valves in it. This influential petrol engine has the ability to displace close to 2496cc along with a pounding torque yield of 228Nm at 4400rpm in combination with an incredible 179.5bhp at 6000 rpm, which is quite remarkable for the Indian road and traffic conditions. This imposing petrol mill has been coupled with an X-Tronic based CVT (continuously variable transmission) automatic gear box. The company claims that this stylish Nissan Teana premium sedan has the ability to generate 8.03 Kmpl, when driven under standard conditions on the traffic laden city roads and by lanes. While, the same 2496cc engine has the capacity to churn out a healthy 11.07 Kmpl, when on the bigger roads and highways, which is quite reasonable. This engine is compliant with all the stringent norms of BS – IV and this luxuriant sedan has been fitted with a centrally mounted fuel tank, which can take in close to 70 litres of petrol in it that is quite sufficient for longer drives as well. This premium automatic petrol sedan has the capacity to reach a top speed in the range of 195 to 200 Kmph, which is rather impressive for such a sleek and slender looking premium sedan. On the other hand, this powerful and influential 2.5-litre petrol engine also has the competence to propel this long sedan across the 100 Kmph barrier in anywhere between 12 to 14 seconds from a standstill, which is quite exciting for the driver along with all the other occupants as well.
This reputed transnational company has equipped this Nissan Teana with a powerful and commanding 'V' – Shaped 2.5-litre petrol engine that also has six cylinders, which are further equipped with twenty four valves. This engine has also been integrated with the highly acclaimed EFI (electronic fuel injection) fuel supply system, which aids in better fuel efficiency. The company claims that this stylish Nissan Teana premium sedan has the ability to generate 8.03 Kmpl, when driven under standard conditions on the traffic laden city roads and by lanes. While, the same 2496cc engine has the capacity to churn out a healthy 11.07 Kmpl, when on the bigger roads and highways, which is quite reasonable . This engine is compliant with all the stringent norms of BS – IV and this luxuriant sedan has been fitted with a centrally mounted fuel tank, which can take in close to 70 litres of petrol in it that is quite sufficient for longer drives as well.
The company has equipped this stylish Nissan Teana premium sedan with an advanced as well as a refined 2.5-litre, VQ25DE petrol engine , which has six in-line cylinders, which have been further fitted with twenty four valves. This commanding petrol engine also has a DOHC (dual over head cam shaft) and a highly acclaimed electronic fuel injection as well. This influential petrol engine has the ability to displace close to 2496cc along with a pounding torque yield of 228Nm at 4400rpm in combination with an incredible 179.5bhp at 6000 rpm, which is quite remarkable for the Indian road and traffic conditions.
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6 Cylinder 24 Valve
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The company has integrated this Nissan Teana automatic premium sedan with an advanced 2-DIN audio system, which has a touch screen DVD display as well. This audio unit has an integrated MP3/CD player with a six CD changer along with an FM tuner as well as a car information system, which keeps the driver updated with all the vital information of this sedan. This powerful music system has been given six speakers along with a remote control along with other input options such as a USB interface and a Aux-In port as well, which enhances the in-cabin ambiance and entertainment quotient for all the passengers. The multi-function steering wheel has been embedded with audio control buttons to further enhance the comfort levels of the driver.
The braking system of any vehicle is one of the most significant and vital part, which has to be proficient. The company has equipped this Nissan Teana automatic petrol engine based sedan with a highly efficient ventilated disc type of a braking mechanism for the front wheels. While the rear tyres get a solid disc brakes for enhanced braking . Apart from these, this Nissan Teana automatic sedan has also been equipped with a highly developed antilock braking system with electronic brake force distribution and brake assist for further improving the braking capacity of this luxurious sedan even on wet and slippery roads. On the other hand, this aristocratic automatic petrol sedan comes with a sturdy suspension mechanism and has a independent strut for the front axle. While, the rear axle gets a similar independent strut along with a multi link type of a suspension mechanism, which works extremely well on the bumpy or bad road conditions as well and gives good comfort to all the passengers inside it.
The company has blessed this immaculate Nissan Teana automatic sedan with some top quality protective features to increase the safety quotient of this premium sedan. The company has included a highly developed VDC (vehicle dynamic control), a very responsive EPS (electronic power steering) that helps in better maneuvering of this vehicle. Then this Nissan Teana automatic sedan is also equipped with the advanced anti lock braking system and the electronic brake force distribution system along with brake assist, which further help in improvising the handling of this sedan. Some other features include a driver as well as a front co-passenger airbag along with side and curtain air bags as well for added safety of the front passengers, a door ajar warning notification in the instrument cluster, an anti theft device with alarm for added protection of the vehicle, speed sensing automatic locks for all the doors and also a pair of front fog lamps for enhanced visibility to the driver. Then this automatic petrol engine based sedan also has been incorporated with 3-point height adjustable seat belts that has self standing buckles and the driver seat belt also gets a pre-tensioner that has a two stage load limiter as well.
The Nissan Teana automatic sedan has two variants and the company has fitted this top end version of this petrol sedan with an exclusive set of classy 17 inch light weight alloy wheels of size 17 x 7J. These modish and sleek looking alloy rims have been further covered with radial tubeless tyres of size 215/55 R 17 94V, which have a superior road grip. On the other hand, the pronounced and neatly carved wheel arches of the other variant of this premium sedan series have been fitted with a stylish set of 16 inch alloy wheels of size 16 x 6.5 J. These rims have been further fitted with robust tubeless radial tyres of size 205/65 R16 95H, which can take on any terrain with ease. Apart from these, the company has also equipped this sedan series with a standard spare wheel for both the variants, which affixed in the luggage compartment along with other tools needed to change the tyre.
1. Luxurious interiors with ample leg and shoulder space.
2. Performance of the engine is rather impressive.
3. Innovative comfort and safety aspects makes it a strong contender in its class.
4. Capacity of fuel tank and boot space is very good.
5. CVT X-Tronic gearbox helps it to run smooth even at high speeds.
1. Lesser presence of service centers.
2. Slightly expensive price range.
3. Cost of running and maintenance is higher.
4. Lower ground clearance adds to its disadvantages.
5. Acceleration and pickup can be made better.
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Japanese car maker, Nissan yesterday unveiled the all new Teana together with its JV partner Donfeng Motor Co., Ltd in China. Those not in the know, Teana is the similar vehicle which is sold in various international markets as Altima.
Nissan, one of the leading auto makers from Japan has revealed the revamped Nissan Altima at the New York Auto Show. Originally when the car was launched in US around two decades back, it had radically changed the mid-size sedan segment and now once again the car is ready to revive itself as one of the most potent players in the segment. This car is known as Altima in the US and some other countries as well but for the Indian Car Market this car is known as Nissan Teana. Nissan’s success story is an interesting one, this brand is performing exceptionally well in some countries but in India the brand is having a difficult time to create an impression.
Nissan Teana, the premium sedan from the Japanese car manufacturer is now available at a discounted price of Rs 17.99 lakh for its base variant at a Nissan dealership in Pune. Is it the low sales that forced the dealer to announce such a lucrative cash discount? Or is this basically a part of year- end sales like other car manufacturers that the Nissan dealership has doled out ? There is literally a difference of Rs 4 lakh between the two prices and here’s a brief review on Nissan Teana which could help us understand why this massive cash discount.
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