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Nissan Micra 2012-2017 Diesel XV

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Micra 2012-2017 Diesel XV Overview

  • Mileage [upto]
    23.08 kmpl
  • Engine [upto]
    1461 cc
  • BHP
  • Transmission
  • Boot Space
  • Airbags
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Micra 2012-2017 Diesel XV Review

Nissan Micra has been introduced in the hatchback segment in both petrol and diesel mill choices. It comes in a total of 10 variants and one among them is Nissan Micra Diesel XV , it has an attractive design language on the outside with alloy wheels, body colored door handles and a stunning pair of headlamps. Apart from the outlook, it also has a stylish interior with chrome inserted door handles, neatly placed dashboard and Piano Black finished centre console. The occupants can enjoy their drive with the integrated entertainment equipments, comprising of a high quality music system, decent speakers and several other noteworthy connectivity options. Moreover, its driver seat has a height adjustment facility, while external rear view mirrors come with electrically foldable as well as adaptable function. Coming to its safety, the manufacturer promises to keep its passengers safe with dual front airbags, follow me home lights, ABS and speed sensing auto door lock. It is powered by a 1.5-litre in-line diesel engine that has a turbocharger and can churn out 160Nm of torque. This model has a BS IV emission norm compliance and SOHC valve configuration, including a total of four cylinders. It can be compressed in the ratio of 17:9:1.


It gets chrome finished lower grille, while the door handles, bumpers and external side mirrors are available in body color. Just above its well designed black air dam, there are headlights with adjustment facility. This vehicle has tinted glass and 15 inch wheels, which are treated by alloy and then, wrapped in 175/60 tubeless radials. Its rear end incorporates tail lights with LED, windscreen wiper as well as defogger and a boot lid with Nissan emblem in the centre. This variant comes with a sporty roof that includes a power antenna. Well, ground clearance is pretty normal that stands at 150mm, while it has an overall wheelbase and minimum turning radius of 2450mm and 4.65 meters, respectively.


Based on a Greige shade, it is adorned with a refreshed dashboard, three spoke steering and seats covered in pure fabric material. Its centre console has Piano Black treatment, while door handles are furnished by chrome. Moreover, this runabout comprises of a 12 Volt power accessory socket to charge a few small gadgets. Other aspects include upper glove box, luggage lamp, passenger side vanity mirror and seat back pocket. Besides these, there are adjustable headrests in both rows. Coming to the infotainment segment, it incorporates 2 Din music system with front as well as rear speakers. For connectivity options, there are Aux-in, USB and hands free Bluetooth.

Engine and Performance:

This hatchback comes with a 1461cc diesel engine that has a total of 8 valves which is mated to a 5-speed manual transmission. It makes a maximum power of 63.1bhp at 4000rpm and a peak torque of 160Nm at 2000rpm, which are not quite sufficient but good enough to confer a decent performance on the way. This vehicle can go from 0 to 100 Kmph in just 14 seconds and can set a top speed of 165 Kmph. There is a spacious fuel tank capacity of 41-litres. The car is good enough in bestowing a mileage of 19.5 Kmpl in city and 23.08 Kmpl on the highway.

 Braking and Handling:

Front wheels are affixed with ventilated discs, which smartly provide cooling to its plates and balance the debility of drum brakes fitted to its rear ones. Further, all wheels are acutely monitored by Anti-lock Braking System (ABS), Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD) and Brake Assist (BA). In context of tackling all kinds of bumps on the way, its front and rear axles are coupled to McPherson struts and torsion beams, respectively.

Comfort Features:

This vehicle has an decent list of comfy features, including power steering with tilt adjusting facility, driver computer, automatic air conditioning, push button start, tachometer and electric foldable outside rear view mirror. There are integrated controls for hands free and audio on the steering wheel. Front and rear power windows are also available, of which driver side has auto up and anti pinch functions. Furthermore, it has low fuel warning light, trunk lamp, cup holders at its front and rear. 251-litres of boot space can be increased further by folding down rear seats. Its cabin is not quite spacious, but is good enough to render a comfortable seating for a family of 5.

Safety Features:

The passengers' security is taken care by dual front airbags, ABS, EBD, BA, adjustable seats and crash sensor. It is blessed with an engine immobilizer to prevent any unauthorized person's entry, while central locking is there to lock and unlock all doors at an instant. The car maker is offering follow me home headlight feature, which remains illuminated for a limited period of time in the night, so that you could walk out of the car safely. Moreover, speed sensing auto door locks come to latch the doors automatically after crossing certain speed. Other aspects comprise of anti theft device, centrally mounted fuel tank, halogen lighting, child safety rear door lock and front as well as side impact beams.


1. Impressive list of safety features.

2. Stylish interior.


1. Ground clearance can be slightly increased.

2. Comfort features should be enhanced.

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Key Specifications of Nissan Micra 2012-2017 Diesel XV

ARAI Mileage23.08 kmpl
City Mileage19.5 kmpl
Fuel TypeDiesel
Engine Displacement (cc)1461
Max Power (bhp@rpm)63.1bhp@4000rpm
Max Torque (nm@rpm)160Nm@2000rpm
Seating Capacity5
Boot Space (Litres)251
Fuel Tank Capacity41
Body TypeHatchback

Key Features of Nissan Micra 2012-2017 Diesel XV

Multi-function Steering WheelYes
Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View MirrorYes
Touch ScreenNo
Automatic Climate ControlYes
Engine Start Stop ButtonYes
Anti Lock Braking SystemYes
Alloy WheelsYes
Fog Lights - FrontNo
Fog Lights - RearNo
Power Windows RearYes
Power Windows FrontYes
Wheel CoversNo
Passenger AirbagYes
Driver AirbagYes
Power SteeringYes
Air ConditionerYes

Nissan Micra 2012-2017 Diesel XV Specifications

Engine and Transmission

Engine TypeIn-Line Diesel Engine
Displacement (cc)1461
Max Power63.1bhp@4000rpm
Max Torque160Nm@2000rpm
No. of cylinder4
Valves Per Cylinder2
Valve ConfigurationSOHC
Bore X Stroke76 x 80.5 mm
Compression Ratio17.9:1
Turbo ChargerYes
Super ChargeNo
Gear Box5 Speed
Drive TypeFWD
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Fuel & Performance

Fuel TypeDiesel
Mileage (ARAI)23.08
Fuel Tank Capacity (Litres)41
Emission Norm ComplianceBS IV
Top Speed (Kmph)160
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Suspension, Steering & Brakes

Front SuspensionMacPherson Strut
Rear SuspensionTorsion Beam
Steering TypePower
Steering ColumnTilt
Steering Gear TypeRack & Pinion
Turning Radius (Metres)4.65 meters
Front Brake TypeVentilated Disc
Rear Brake TypeDrum
Acceleration14 Seconds
0-100kmph14 Seconds
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Dimensions & Capacity

Length (mm)3825
Width (mm)1665
Height (mm)1525
Boot Space (Litres)251
Seating Capacity5
Ground Clearance Unladen (mm)150
Wheel Base (mm)2450
No of Doors5
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Comfort & Convenience

Power Steering
Power Windows-Front
Power Windows-Rear
Air Conditioner
Adjustable Steering
Automatic Climate Control
Air Quality Control
Remote Trunk Opener
Remote Fuel Lid Opener
Low Fuel Warning Light
Accessory Power Outlet
Trunk Light
Vanity Mirror
Rear Reading Lamp
Rear Seat Headrest
Rear Seat Centre Arm Rest
Height Adjustable Front Seat Belts
Cup Holders-Front
Cup Holders-Rear
Rear AC Vents
Heated Seats Front
Heated Seats - Rear
Seat Lumbar Support
Cruise Control
Parking Sensors
Navigation System
Foldable Rear Seat
Smart Access Card Entry
KeyLess Entry
Engine Start/Stop Button
Glove Box Cooling
Voice Control
Steering Wheel Gearshift Paddles
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Electronic Multi-Tripmeter
Leather Seats
Fabric Upholstery
Leather Steering Wheel
Glove Compartment
Digital Clock
Outside Temperature Display
Cigarette Lighter
Digital Odometer
Electric Adjustable Seats
Driving Experience Control Eco
Folding Table in The Rear
Height Adjustable Driver Seat
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Adjustable Headlights
Fog Lights - Front
Fog Lights - Rear
Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View Mirror
Manually Adjustable Ext. Rear View Mirror
Electric Folding Rear View Mirror
Rain Sensing Wiper
Rear Window Wiper
Rear Window Washer
Rear Window Defogger
Wheel Covers
Alloy Wheels
Power Antenna
Tinted Glass
Rear Spoiler
Removable/Convertible Top
Roof Carrier
Sun Roof
Moon Roof
Side Stepper
Outside Rear View Mirror Turn Indicators
Intergrated Antenna
Chrome Grille
Chrome Garnish
Smoke Headlamps
Roof Rail
Alloy Wheel Size15
Tyre Size175/60 R15
Tyre TypeTubeless,Radial
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Anti-Lock Braking System
Brake Assist
Central Locking
Power Door Locks
Child Safety Locks
Anti-Theft Alarm
Driver Airbag
Passenger Airbag
Side Airbag-Front
Side Airbag-Rear
Day & Night Rear View Mirror
Passenger Side Rear View Mirror
Xenon Headlamps
Rear Seat Belts
Seat Belt Warning
Door Ajar Warning
Side Impact Beams
Front Impact Beams
Traction Control
Adjustable Seats
Tyre Pressure Monitor
Vehicle Stability Control System
Engine Immobilizer
Crash Sensor
Centrally Mounted Fuel Tank
Engine Check Warning
Automatic Headlamps
Clutch Lock
Follow Me Home Headlamps
Rear Camera
Anti-Theft Device
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Entertainment & Communication

Cd Player
CD Changer
DVD Player
Audio System Remote Control
Speakers Front
Speakers Rear
Integrated 2DIN Audio
USB & Auxiliary input
Bluetooth Connectivity
Touch Screen
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Nissan Micra 2012-2017 Diesel XV Colours

Nissan Micra 2012-2017 is available in 6 different colours - Sunshine Orange, Onyx Black, Blade Silver, Brick Red, Storm White and Turquoise Blue.

  • Brick Red
    Brick Red
  • Blade Silver
    Blade Silver
  • Storm White
    Storm White
  • Onyx Black
    Onyx Black
  • Turquoise Blue
    Turquoise Blue

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