Nissan Sunny facelift launched in India for Rs 6.99 lakh ex-showroom Delhi (and Rs 7,29,354 ex-showroom Mumbai). The Sunny facelift in India is gotten over with the cosmetic changes rather than technical ones.
On the outer, new Sunny is coveted with new headlamps, new bumpers, redesigned front grille, and ample of chrome everywhere. The signal indicator had moved to the side mirrors now.
Inside the cabin, the tweaking can be named in the form of redesigned dashboard, piano black center console from hatchback Micra and Teana-derived steering wheel with added functionality.
Commemorating the history of Nissan Sunny in India in a slight depth, the tenth generation Sunny was first launched during 2011 and has been Nissan’s flagship sedan in the country ever since.
With the launch of new version old Sunny is discontinued.
Under the hoods, the technicalities are retained from the outgoing generation. Petrol versions are powered by 1.5-liter HR15 engine of 99PPS@6000rpm with 5-speed manual and 101PS@5600rpm in CVT both along with 134Nm of torque @ 4000rpm. The famous 1.5-liter K9K dCi diesel engine of 86PS@3750rpm and 200Nm of torque @ 2000rpm is married to 5-speed manual.
Speaking at the occasion, Andy Palmer, Chief Planning Officer, Nissan Motor Corporation said, “India is a key strategic growth market for Nissan. We continue to monitor its evolution extremely closely to ensure our expanding product portfolio fits regional needs. The New Sunny is our answer that responds to the changing demands and desires.”
“When first introduced in 2011, the Sunny redefined the spaciousness and value proposition in its segment, setting new benchmarks in India. The aspirations of Indian sedan customers have evolved since then but we are confident that the New Sunny is now even better equipped to meet and surpass them. The new model will strengthen our presence within this crucially important and growing segment,” said Kenichiro Yomura, President, Nissan India Operations.
Ajay Raghuvanshi, Vice President – Sales, Marketing & Dealer Development, Nissan Motor India Private Ltd, added, “Sunny remains our flagship sedan in India and is the most spacious car in its segment. This combination of comfort and space has always been Sunny’s USP. With the new model, we have enhanced the comfort, functional and practical aspects of the car even further. The premium styling will be appreciated by buyers looking for elegance and sophistication.”
The New Sunny range includes three petrol and five diesel variants with prices starting at INR 6.99 lakh for the XE petrol variant. Full pricing details are as follows:
For those who prefer the pricelist as per ex-showroom Mumbai, following are the prices of Nissan Sunny Facelift: