The Nissan Navara got its name from a region in Northern Spain, the Navarre. Its first generation was released in 1997 and got a facelift in 2000. The second generation was unveiled in 2004 featuring a redesigned compact body with the Nissan F-Alpha platform.
Locally, the current Nissan Navara, also known as the NP300 Navara was released in 2015. In 2018, Nissan Motor Philippines launched the all-new Nissan Navara equipped with the latest safety features.
The Nissan Navara is built with a bold exterior design splashed with streamlined aerodynamic curves that aid its glide and help with fuel efficiency. Its standard length measures 5,255mm long. Its width varies from 1,790mm to 1,850mm and height ranges from 1,760mm to 1,840mm depending on the variant.
The Navara’s intimidating front displays an aggressive chrome grille paired with a full LED projector headlamps and LED daytime running lights. Its stylish back is designed with a rear spoiler and a tailgate. Its bed, measuring 1,503mm long, 1,560mm wide, and with a depth of 474mm, efficiently offers a lot of space. It is covered with a spray-on bed liner that protects it from rusts, accidental scratches, and dents.
Supporting this reliable compact pickup is a set of 18-inch alloy wheels for top variants. The Calibre line comes with 16-inch alloy wheels, while the rest of the variants are equipped with a set of 15-inch steel wheels.
The 2020 Nissan Navara offers a spacious cabin with sedan-like comfort dominated with piano black tough plastics. It features a wide head and legroom for five fully grown passengers.
Storage spaces, cupholders, and two 12-volt power outlets are available inside offering convenience to its riders. Rear passengers get to have their air condition vents for added comfort.
An eight-inch touchscreen display system with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay provides entertainment inside its cabin. It is also built with innovative features such as a steering wheel with control for audio, Bluetooth, and cruise control, start/stop engine button, an around-view monitor, auto-dimming rearview mirror, and power-adjustable seats.
The Navara is manufactured using a rigid body-on-frame structure and the Nissan F-Alpha Platform (D23). A 4x4 and 4x2 drivetrain version is available locally.
For suspension, it is built with an independent Double Wishbone paired with coil spring and stabilizer bar at the front, and five-link coil spring with a stabilizer at the back. Braking is assisted by ventilated discs at the front and drums on the rear.
The Nissan Navara runs using a 2.5-liter YD25 diesel engine. It is matched with either a six-speed manual or a seven-speed automatic transmission with a manual system. The Calibre and EL variants can produce 161 hp with 403 Nm of torque. The VL version delivers 187 hp and 450 Nm of torque.
New car price: Negotiable price
Car price: Negotiable price
Car price: ₱1,423,000