Nissan Sunny Overview
The Nissan Sunny is a sedan offered by Nissan which is offered in two petrol variants and five diesel variants. The Nissan Sunny comes with a 1,498 cc petrol engine and a 1,461 cc diesel engine. It comes with a 5 speed manual transmission with an option of a Xtronic CVT transmission for the petrol engine. In terms of safety, it comes with Anti-lock Braking System (ABS), Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD), driver and passenger side and front impact beams, speed sensing automatic door locks and hazard warning switch. Key features include all power windows, power steering, speed sensing auto door lock, music system with USB, AUX and Bluetooth and front fog lamps. View offers on Nissan Cars from Nissan dealers in Hyderabad at Autozhop
Nissan Sunny Style
The Nissan Sunny is quite distinguished from its predecessor in terms of exterior appearance, owing to the brand new Teana inspired ‘Boomerang’ follow-me-home headlamps that are placed well inside the restyled front bumper. The slightly V-shaped front grille too gains more dominance this time around and hold the company logo at the centre. Beneath the headlamps, the Sunny flaunts an all new pair of fog lamps with loads of chrome surrounding. In all, the front fascia is, undeniably, more premium and up-market than before. Going to the sideways, there are the sleek as well as aerodynamic side mirrors with integrated turn indicators.
The flared wheel arches have been blessed with 15″ 12-spoke alloy wheels; a distinctive Y-spoke design. Coming to the rear end of the vehicle, the first thing that would catch your attention is the newly designed and enhanced rear bumper. The company has integrated the all new tail lamp cluster considerably well which further compliments the sportiness of the rear portion. There are also chrome touches at the rear just above the number plate which transform the sedan into a much premium territory.
Furthermore, there is a black ‘splitter’ which has been used to break up the large 490-litre of boot. Also, there is a short antenna which has moved back from the front just to compliment the overall appearance of the sedan and raise the ambiance. Nissan Sunny is being offered with as many as six vibrant colors – Nightshade, Pearl White, Deep Gray, Onyx Black, Bronze Grey, and Blade Silver.
The cabin this time around has been upholstered in all-black. The fabric seats and black interior panels look more interesting and luxurious. The brush metal highlights on the dashboard, piano black centre console, leather-wrapped steering, chrome lined dials and silver accents further lifts up the spirit of richness. The choice of materials has been evolved for better and to stay on par with the competition. The steering wheel is wrapped in leather for a more premium look. The audio controls adorned in chrome look pleasing to eyes.
In terms of entertainment, the Sunny gets the same 5.1 inch touchscreen 2-DIN audio unit. The infotainment also offers connectivity features including Bluetooth, USB, Aux-in as well as doubles up display for rear parking camera feeds. Although looking at what contemporaries are offering, exclusion of Android Auto and Apple CarPlay is certainly disappointing. However, this time around, the car gets features like intelligent key and push engine start/stop button.
The area where this car shines is the seating and space. The sedan has got shocking amount of space at the rear. The caaaar factor can be evident in the ample amount of legroom, headroom and shoulder room, just behind the Ciaz in its class. There is absolutely no feeling of tightness and in fact, the car is astonishingly airy from inside. The feeling of roominess is also present at the front. The mammoth 490L of boot space is stunning and dumping large suitcases will never be a problem.
Nissan Sunny Engine
The Nissan Sunny comes with a 1,498 cc petrol engine and a 1,461 cc diesel engine. The petrol motor produces 97 hp at 6,000 rpm along with 134 Nm of torque at 4,000 rpm for the manual variants. The automatic petrol variant has more power of 99 hp at 5,600 rpm. The diesel engine produces 83 hp of power at 3,750 rpm along with 200 Nm of torque at 2,000 rpm.The Nissan Sunny comes with a five speed manual transmission and an advanced Xtronic CVT based transmission. While the manual transmission is offered for both engine options, the CVT (Continously Variable Transmission) automatic gearbox is offered only with the petrol engine powered variants.
Nissan Sunny offers a satisfactory mileage in both petrol and diesel guises as compared with the other sedans in the segment. The petrol variants with the manual gearbox deliver a fuel economy of 16.95 kmpl, while the automatic variants returns a promising mileage of 17.97 kmpl. These are quite acceptable, reckoning the impeccable performance of the sedan. On the other hand, the diesel variants come up with a fuel efficiency 22.71 kmpl; still quite low as compared to segment leader City but acceptable. It has exceeded by 1 kmpl than the previous version of Sunny due to the re-tuning of the engine.
Nissan Sunny Driving
The excellent ride and handling is one of the virtues of owning this car, thanks to the long wheelbase. The suspension setup has been tweaked especially for the Indian road conditions. This results in a perfect balance of ride and handling struck by the Japanese carmaker. And if combined with the seating space at the rear, the car just hits the sweet spot in terms of comfort. At the back, the passengers will not feel any bounciness or extreme vertical movements. The suspension set-up is mature and offers composed ride at moderate city speeds and even at triple digit speeds, right to some extent. The potholes and bumps are immersed without any bounce, twitch or sharp blows. The handling on the other hand, is also predictable and the car feels planted even on the faster curves.
Nissan Sunny Safety
The braking capability of the car is really commendable. The sedan is able to halt much faster than one could expect even from 100 to 0 kmph. And what is better that the car comes to halt in a straight line without any fishtailing. However, there is improvement needed in the brake pedal.Talking about the safety further, Nissan this time around has bestowed the car with driver airbag, ABS with EBD and Brake Assist as standard features. The top end variants gets addition aspects such as front passenger airbag, anti-theft alarm system, front fog lamps and seat belt warning lamp. Other common features include central locking, speed sensing auto-door lock and engine immobilizer.
Nissan Sunny Cost in Hyderabad
Nissan Sunny Ex-Showroom Price in Hyderabad ranges from 6,97,882/- (Sunny XE Petrol) to 9,50,497/- (Sunny XV Diesel). Get best offers for Nissan Sunny from Nissan Dealers in Hyderabad. Check for Sunny price in Hyderabad at Carzprice
Nissan Sunny Conclusion
Since the Indian debut of this sedan in 2011, It is the most complete car in all the aspects. Be it the elegant exterior appearance, be it the luxury packed interior cabin or be it the avant-garde safety features and performance, it emerges triumphant in every aspect. Except for the loose handling and not-so-brisk acceleration with the diesel variants, it is a marvel; a true peach of a car that truly deserves its sticker price. So, if petrol is your flavor and performance is your priority, then choose Nissan Sunny, unarguably.