Nissan X-TRAIL is all-road ready

X-Trail – Nissan’s most advanced SUV to date, the all-new Nissan X-TRAIL, is preparing for launch, with the family focused SUV to arrive with an all-new platform, advanced safety equipment and improved levels of all-road capability courtesy of a 4×4 system that offers up to five distinct drive modes.

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  • All-new, fourth-generation X-TRAIL is wider and taller than before, with more power and torque, and introduces the semi-autonomous ProPILOT driver-assist system on value-packed ST-L version
  • X-TRAIL is a true tech leader with an available 12.3-inch infotainment screen with wireless Apple CarPlay and wired Android Auto, wireless phone charging, a 12.3-inch TFT, a 10.8-inch Head-Up Display and a digital 360-degree Around View monitor
  • 4×4 system with five specific modes tailored to suit on-road/off-road driving conditions
  • Fourth-generation X-TRAIL sits on an all-new CMF-C platform

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Every bit as comfortable on the road as it is capable off it, the new X-TRAIL has been tailor-made for every adventure. Taller and wider than before, the new generation X-TRAIL’s styling adopts the Nissan V-Motion grille and a stylish floating” roofline, with a raft of exterior design refinements to smooth aerodynamics and further reduce wind noise.

“With a proud heritage that spans more than two decades, few vehicles have played such a significant role in unlocking adventure and unforgettable memories for hundreds of thousands of Australian families,” says Nissan Australia Managing Director, Adam Paterson.

“This all-new Nissan X-TRAIL is fully equipped to carry forward that legacy for a new generation of Australian families.”

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The new-generation X-TRAIL will be offered in four model grades:


A generously equipped model that delivers LED lighting front and rear, roof rails, shift-by-wire, high-beam assist, a rear parking camera and sensors and more. An 8.0-inch infotainment screen is Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatible, while 17-inch alloy wheels and a comprehensive suite of active safety that includes, AEB with pedestrian and cyclist detection, rear AEB with pedestrian detection and cross-traffic alert, traffic-sign recognition and Intelligent Cruise Control complete a value-packed offering.


Builds on the ST model’s equipment with the introduction of ProPILOT with Lane Keep Assist, privacy glass, fog lights, a digital Around-View monitor, heated front seats, dual-zone climate control, sliding rear seats, front parking sensors, synthetic leather trim , practical 40:20:40 split rear seats and 18-inch alloy wheels complete the ST-L offering.


A truly premium grade, the X-TRAIL Ti introduces genuine leather-accented seating*, 19-inch alloy wheels, a panoramic sunroof, LED turn signals, a Smart Rear View Mirror, tri-zone climate control and power operated rear tailgate.  The technology offering is significant, with a 12.3-inch, navigation-equipped touchscreen, a 10.8-inch Head-Up Display, wireless phone charging and wireless Apple CarPlay, and a 12.3-inch TFT digital driver display.


The flagship model in the X-TRAIL range, the Ti-L features a heated steering wheel, Bose 10-speaker sound system, full Nappa leather seating with memory seat function, rear sunshades, hands free rear tailgate, remote engine start and more.

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Safety takes a further step forward across all models with standard rear cross traffic alert and auto emergency braking with cyclist and pedestrian detection, intelligent emergency lane keeping, and blind-spot warning and intervention.

Nissan X-TRAIL AWD System


X-TRAIL’s new multi-mode all-wheel-drive system has driver-selectable Eco, Standard and Sport modes linked to five bespoke traction modes and algorithms to suit conditions such as bitumen, dirt, ice and snow, with Hill Descent Control for carefully modulated downhill off-road driving on 4WD models.

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The new X-TRAIL adopts the latest CMF-C engineering platform. Towing capacity has increased by 500kg to 2 tonnes, while revisions to the 2.5 litre engine have delivered a 9kW lift in power, and a 19Nm increase in torque, to 135kW and 245Nm.

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The new X-TRAIL features one of the most innovative luggage-storage systems in its class, with dual luggage boards allowing for 16 different boot configurations, allowing storage of long items, secure storage of bags or fragile packages, and for hidden storage of valuable items.

X-TRAIL’s versatile twin-board modular rear cargo space, with 16 different configurations, is unique to the medium SUV segment and is offered on ST-L models and above

* Leather accented features and upholstery may contain synthetic material.

About Rob Fraser 1979 Articles
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.