The popular Japanese car company Nissan is working on the new facelifted 2020 Nissan Patrol that will bring a huge list of changes this year. According to the latest information, the upcoming model will be released at the end of 2019 as the 2020 model.
Most popular among the big family, the new SUV will be available with three seating rows that will provide plenty of space for all passengers. Few engines will be on the offer and among them the new Hybrid one.
2020 Nissan Patrol Facelift
The exterior of the upcoming 2020 Nissan Patrol will be more attractive than before and it will get some small changes. The last year model has been redesigned and the new one also will follow that. Most of the changes will be visible at the front of the new 2020 Nissan Patrol.
The grill of the newest 2020 Nissan Patrol looks much better and it`s wider. Also, the company will offer a new LED headlight system that will give appearance boost. The fog light is also redesigned and now there is more chrome material around. The upcoming 2020 Nissan Patrol SUV is lying on the same platform as the Infiniti QX80. Furthermore, dimensional both models are exactly the same. The standard 18-inch wheels looking good and if one needs bigger one he can go for an upper trim Platinum that comes with more stylish 20-inch wheels.
Interior and Safety Features
The interior of the 2020 Nissan Patrol is made to provide durability and functionality. The new model will get an attractive and stylish cabin with lots of new features. Also, it will offer plenty of space for all passengers. With the three-row of seats, this SUV is able to accommodate eight passengers.
The high-tech feature is present this time and the new model will get Apple CarPlay and Android Auto systems, new infotainment system and comfortable seats. Thanks to the Intelligent Cruise Control, Brake Assist system along with the Distance Control Assist the upcoming SUV will be the safest SUV on the market.
Powertrain Options and Towing Capacity
From the official page, the newest 2020 Nissan Patrol will get under the hood few engine options. The 4.0-liter V-6 drivetrain will be a standard option. Furthermore, this type of engine is able to deliver 275 horsepower and 290 lb-ft of torque.
The higher trims will be available with more stronger 5.6-liter V-8 unit. At this moment there is no info if this engine will be boosted to give better output than the current one. Whatsoever, the current model with the same engine has been able to make 400 HP and 420 lb-ft of torque. As for the towing capacity, the newest 2020 Nissan Patrol will be able to tow a maximum 8500 pounds with the all-wheel-drive drive system.
2020 Nissan Patrol Nismo
The new Nismo package will be available this year and it will bring to this model more sportier look and some changes inside. Under the hood of this model is lying the same 5.6-liter unit with the more stronger output of 430 HP. The all-wheel-drive system is standard on this one as the six-speed automatic transmission.
Also, from some rumors, the new 2020 Nissan Patrol SUV may also get a mild-hybrid system. There is no official info what will be used under this one. However, we think that the manufacturer will use the base V6 engine with a couple of electric motors and batteries. This combination will improve fuel economy and it will bring more output to the Hybrid version.
Release Date and Price
According to the reliable source, the new Nissan Patrol is going to debut sometime at the end of 2019 as the 2020 model. As for the price, it will start at $45,000 for the base model. However, heavily equipped Patrol as the Nismo variant can cost around $60,000.