Evalia SV Review
The multinational automobile manufacturer, Nissan Motor Company Ltd, has been ever expanding its world market and has a huge customer base. In the process of the expansion and improvisation of its four wheelers, it is still releasing numerous models and variants with respect to the current market's demand. One such effort resembles the launch of it's new variant, the Nissan Evalia SV hitting the roads offering in couple of classic colors and the list of its happy users has been ever increasing. With a seating capacity of 6, this trim has ample features that makes it stand out in the race of alternatives amongst it's competitors. Its safety standards have not being compromised, as it has ABS and EBD. At the same time it has also been fitted with comfort features that can only goes on and on. The engine immobilizer can be a blessing against all theft related threats, which is a definite advanced safety system that keeps one relieved of vehicle security even when away from it. The cockpit of the insides has an open compartment that gives better access to things needed at hand's distance, while its cup holder can be quite handy. The interior features hasn't overlooked the passenger comfort and has provided a drink holders on the rear end too along with personal reading lamps. There are additional convenience features like electronically adjustable outside rear view mirrors. The multi information color display that pleases the whole experience. The gear shift knob is integrated with the dashboard theme, which is wooden finish making the look richer. With all such enhanced features, this utility vehicle is well placed amongst the best in its segment.
The look of this MUV has attractive improvisation featuring body colored bumpers along with the door handles, while its outside rear view mirror also compliments them. The ORVMs can be adjusted electrically with a touch of a button. The rear profile is fitted with a wiper and a defogger that helps in providing better visibility in foggy conditions. Additionally, there is also a spoiler that adds to the overall look of this vehicle. It also has 15 inch alloy wheels fitted to its wheel arches topping the entire look. The back door is layered with chrome finished strip to enhance the look, whereas the front facade is fitted with a premium grille. The windshield glass is green tinted, protecting the driver's vision from brightness and glare.
The Nissan Evalia SV is packed with features that cannot be overlooked or even missed out. It has also got a tachometer, which displays the rotation speed of camshaft. In order to know the distance traveled from one place to another, it comes with a trip meter too. The display system in this vehicle has a multi information type and is offered in full color functionality. The 12V power outlet can be used for charging gadgets. The silver inside door handles improve the look inside. The captain seats in the second row have sliding and single folding function and are provided with double armrest. All the third row seats are given with adjustable headrests adding to the convenience. At the same time, they also have 50:50 split folding function along with seat recline facility. The inside is improved and made rich by giving a wood finish on the center console and has an additional seat box along with a storage tray that improves the interior storage capacity much more. Moreover the seating folding facility for its second and third row seats helps to improve storage capacity according to one's need and preference.
Engine and Performance:
This vehicle has a fuel capacity of and a fuel economy of 19.3 kmpl. It is fitted with a 4 cylinder in-line 1.5-litre dCi (that is a pure drive technology) diesel engine with a common rail fuel supply system. It has a displacement capacity of 1461cc. It can produce a maximum power of 84.8bhp at 3750rpm and generates a maximum torque output of 200Nm at 2000 rpm. It is mated to a five speed manual transmission gearbox.
Braking and Handling:
This utility vehicle is equipped with anti lock braking system and electronic brake force distribution. The front wheels are fitted with discs and the rear ones have drum brakes. The front axle is equipped with McPherson strut type of system along with coil springs, whereas the rear axle comes with a multi-leaf suspension system, which improves its stability.
There are a lot of comfort features in this vehicle that are a part of safety system as well. Apart from a manual AC, the second and third row are also provided with AC vents that keeps the entire cabin air conditioned. The rear parking camera including a display provides visual aid to the driver while parking. The 2-DIN audio system is well packed with an AM/FM tuner along with a CD player with mp3 player and USB port too. There are 2 front and 2 rear speakers provided as well. The follow me home head lamps is a comfort and safety too for the users. The keyless entry has an intelligent key giving more control over the access. The power steering eases the drive by providing better control over the drive, while its tilt adjustment function adds to the convenience. The rear seating has got a reading lamp that gives more convenience to the passengers. The second row comes with a sliding window. The anti dazzling mirror on the inside helps in protecting the sight. The front power window comes with a one-touch auto down mechanism. Adding to the comfort, the sent back snack tray is provided with a cup holder as an added feature.
The Nissan Evalia SV has been equipped with an anti lock braking system teamed with electronic brake force distribution that gives stability and balance along with safe drive. It is further added with brake assist system as well. The driver side and the co-driver has been provided with air-bags along with seatbelts as well. The immobilizer that avoids all theft related worries. It also has an intelligent key as well along with central locking system. There is a door ajar warning that will be displayed on the instrument cluster. The front fog lamp comes as an add-on feature.
1. Fuel efficiency of 19.3 kmpl is quite good.
2. If the seats are folded, it can take in a lot of luggage.
1. A few more notification lamps can be added to the instrument cluster.
2. Ground clearance can be better.
Nissan Evalia SV Colours
Nissan Evalia is available in 8 different colours - Pearl White, Pearl White - SV, Onyx Black, Aqua Green, Blade Silver, Titanium Grey, Bronze Grey, Brick Red.
Pearl White - SV