Nissan Navara PRO 4X 4WD UTE 2021 Review

Nissan Navara PRO 4X Dual Cab 4WD Ute

Nissan recently revised its Navara model range with the new PRO 4X as the top model until the Warrior is released.

2021 Nissan Navara PRO 4X front water crossing

Navara has always been a good 4WD Ute and with the move towards premium models in the segment the pro 4x looks to capitalise on this with enhanced styling.

2021 Nissan Navara PRO 4X profile

PRO 4X exclusive features include

  • Yokohama Geolander all-terrain tyres
  • Black Sports Bar
  • Black Fender flares
  • Black Roof rails – black
  • PRO-4X black alloy wheels
  • Black-painted door mirrors, side steps, grille and door handles and
  • Leather accented PR0 4X seats

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Bizarrely the lower spec ST-X has the option of electric heated seats which isn’t available on the top model.

Powered by a 2.3L twin-turbo diesel engine that produces 140kW and 450Nm from as low as 1500rpm driving all four wheels through a part time 4WD system and an optional seven speed AT. It will tow 3500kg and has a payload of a bit over a tonne.

2021 Nissan Navara PRO 4X surround camera

Navara PRO 4X is priced from $60,630 plus the usual costs it’s a little pricey without some of the premium features like heated seats. Navara comes with a 5 year unlimited km warranty.

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2021 Nissan Navara PRO 4X front seats

What is good?

  • Adventurous styling
  • Infotainment connectivity user interface easy to use
  • Payload, 4WD and towing capability

What is not so good?

  • No electric seats option and height adjustable steering wheel only
  • Rear sports bar is inconvenient for storage
  • Hefty price hike over optioned ST-X for not much other than style

2021 Nissan Navara PRO 4X front 4wd

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Model   

2021 Nissan Navara PRO 4X Dual Cab 4WD Ute

Model Price $60,630 MLP*
Engine 2.3L 4 Cyl Bi Turbo
Drivetrain Dual Range 4×4 7 speed Auto
Power 140kW at 3,750rpm
Torque 450 Nm @ 1,500-2,500rpm
Safety Five Star ANCAP (tested 2015)
CO2 Emissions 213 g/km
Economy ADR 8.1 L/100km
Tow Capacity 3500 Kg
Tow Ball Rating 350 kg
Servicing 12mths/ 20,000km Capped Price
Warranty 5yr/ 150,000 km with 5 Yr. conditional roadside assist

*MLP – Manufacturers List Price includes GST and LCT but excluding statutory charges, dealer costs and dealer delivery. See your dealer for RDAP. Does not include price of any options.

Overall Rating    

82/100

Behind the Wheel 7
Comfort 7
Equipment 7
Performance 8
Ride and Handling 8
Practicality 8
Fit for Purpose 9
Towing Ability 10
Off Road Capability 10
Value for Money 8

2021 Nissan Navara PRO 4X tub

Dimensions

 
Overall Length 5311mm
Wheelbase 3150mm
Width / Height 1875mm / 1855mm
Unladen ground clearance / wading depth Up to 220mm / 600 mm
Approach / Rampover / Departure angles 32 degrees / 22.9 degrees / 19.8 degrees
Fuel Tank  / Turning Circle 80 Litres / 12.5mts KTK
Kerb Weight / Payload / GVM / GCM 2146kg / 1004kg / 3150kg / 5910KG
Towing Capacity / Tow Ball rating 3500kg / 350kg

2021 Nissan Navara PRO 4X rear

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Overall Rating
  • 7/10
    Behind the Wheel - 7/10
  • 7/10
    Comfort - 7/10
  • 7/10
    Equipment - 7/10
  • 8/10
    Performance - 8/10
  • 8/10
    Ride and Handling - 8/10
  • 8/10
    Practicality - 8/10
  • 9/10
    Fit for Purpose - 9/10
  • 10/10
    Towing Ability - 10/10
  • 10/10
    Off Road Capability - 10/10
  • 8/10
    Value for Money - 8/10
8.2/10

Summary

Navara PRO 4X is priced from $60,630 plus the usual costs it’s a little pricey without some of the premium features like heated seats. Navara comes with a 5 year unlimited km warranty.

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Rob Fraser – General dogsbody & Director Rob is the founder of the business. He constantly mutters something about way too many red wines one evening being to blame. Often known for taking the 4WD in the driveway over the sports car, he has travelled pretty much everywhere in Australia and when he is bored goes for a drive. He first learned to drive on the farm in a left hand drive WW11 Jeep when he was 11, and was hooked on 4WDriving way back then. In addition to 4WD he is an avid motoring enthusiast and has maintained a strong interest in the industry ever since his teens. He has owned way too many cars in his time as well. Having previously lived at the top of corporate life he retired in 2000 and hasn’t put a suit and tie on since. Cars are his passion so why not have a business doing what you love he figures. He has towed either a caravan or camper trailer to most parts of Australia, has run guided tours for camper trailers’ and instructed drivers in off road towing.