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2018 Nissan Micra And Micra Active Launched In India: Nissan has launched the 2018 version of the Micra and the Micra Active hatchback in the country. The prices for the Nissan Micra start at Rs 6.19 lakh while the prices for the Micra Active start at Rs 5.03 lakh. Both prices are ex-showroom (Delhi).
The Nissan Micra and the Micra Active now comes with more convenient and safety features. The Nissan Micra gets dual airbags as a standard feature across the variants and only the base variant misses out on ABS. The hatchback also features rear parking sensors with a camera.
The interior of the 2018 Nissan Micra features a 6.2-inch touchscreen infotainment system with MirrorLink. On the design front, the 2018 Nissan Micra does not get any updates except for the ORVM integrated turn indicators and a new spoiler. Apart from that, there are no changes done to the hatchback.
The 2018 Nissan Micra Active also comes with dual airbags as a standard feature across the range and ABS is offered only on the top-spec XV model. The interior of the Micra Active gets the same 6.2-inch touchscreen infotainment system. The hatchback is also equipped with rear parking sensors.
Other prominent features of the 2018 Nissan Micra includes automatic climate control, automatic headlamps, rain-sensing wipers and much more. The 2018 Micra Active also gets a host of features such as keyless entry, height adjustable driver's seat and steering-mounted audio controls.
The 2018 Nissan Micra draws power from a 1.2-litre petrol and a 1.5-litre diesel engine. The petrol engine produces 76bhp and 104Nm of torque while the diesel engine is good for 63bhp and 160Nm of torque. Transmission options include a 5-speed manual or a CVT gearbox.
The 2018 Nissan Micra Active is powered by the same 1.2-litre petrol engine that produced a slightly less power output of 67bhp and 104Nm of torque. The engine is mated to a 5-speed manual gearbox.
Thoughts On The 2018 Nissan Micra And Micra Active
Nissan has updated the Micra and the Micra Active in the Indian market. The hatchback now comes with a few additional convenience and safety features. But the overall design of the Micra remains unchanged. The Nissan Micra rivals the likes of Tata Tiago, Honda Brio and Maruti Swift.