Test Nissan Qashqai 2017: makeup or something else?

The revamped second generation Japanese crossover will arrive in July to market but here and test Nissan Qashqai 2017, presented for aesthetic, dynamic changes and new and exquisite finish, the Tekna +. On going!

Finally we make Nissan Qashqai test at 2017! HallGeneva 2017 was the place chosen by the Japanese brandpresent the restyling of the second generation of its best-selling,which hit the market in July with cosmetic changes, improvementsthe chassis and equipment. Aesthetically, the Nissan Qashqai 2017 stands out for the newgrill design with the characteristic 'V' of Nissan, newbumpers, hood and headlights, depending on the finish that can behalogen or LED. also premiered two new colors and featureshaving a carrier, at first glance, it gives a greater sense ofquality. 

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He Tekna finishing +, the highest range, is newAlso in the Nissan Qashqai 2017, and includes trims theside mirrors and roof rails with silver finishsatin; They have also been incorporated springs, dampers andrecalibrated direction. But beyond the role, how you feelthis really the new Qashqai? 

I traveled to Vienna (Austria) to check for theNissan Qashqai 2017 test and yes, first: at first glance, thecar has changed. It is still recognizable as something Qashqaiwhich does not happen with the new Nissan Micra, byeg 100% refurbished- but as I said before, its mainfeatures have changed thanks to an intense facelift. 

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No new product as such powertrains level (ie,remains the same mechanical available - two dieseland two petrol - with powers between 115 and 163CV, manual or automatic transmission and 4x2 or 4x4) but levelsensations thanks to various adjustments. My test unit takesthe motor 1.6 dCi 130 hp with change Xtronic (CVT) andfront-wheel drive.

The answer of this block is really nice: pushesforce from the lower area of ​​the lap counter and makes theNissan Qashqai 2017 to move nimbly despite its size-maintains dimensions, except that it is 17 mm Largo-, which isthanks to circulate urban areas and, of course, in more waysfast. 

Too bad the CVT, despite having avery smooth behavior sometimes leave you with the desire to squeezea little more juice engine during testing of NissanQashqai 2017. Another aspect that Nissan is emphasizedthe improvements suspension and rightly so: both cityand unpaved roads, forget the 'suffered'Bounce: it seems that the qashqai 2017 'Rail-borne'absorbing the irregularities of the road. Good job. Togetherthis and its stability in cornering, you will not haveease problems and ride comfort when you decide to leaveasphalt ... not even with this configuration 4x2. AlthoughYes, I fear that the city will remain your favorite place.

The driving position is good -mi seat has supporttire-lumbar as well as visibility and thanks to haveachieved good soundproofing of the cabin, I can enjoyBose audio system with eight speakers it incorporates. Yesyou're a music lover, you'll thank. 

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I'm eager to try the Nissan PROPILOT 1.0 a systemdriving semiautonomous able to control the direction andvehicle braking when driving on the highway hitNissan Qashqai in 2018. To function is based on three technologies:lane keeping assistant (LKA), cruise controlSmart (ICC) and pilot jams (TJP).  

Qashqai security in 2017, through the ShieldNissan Intelligent protection is reinforced with the systemintelligent anti-collision frontal improved thanks to theincorporating pedestrian detector, the detector of fatigue andBlind Spot, among others. 

Prices Nissan Qashqai 2017

PricesNissan Qashqai 2017, which will arrive in dealerships in theNext July, part of 21,850 euros (300 eurosmore expensive than the former). Here are other pricesrange, depending on the mechanical and finishing.