New Delhi, May 19: Nissan is testing its upcoming compact SUV, the Magnite facelift, in India, hinting at an imminent launch. The facelifted version of the Nissan Magnite is anticipated to bring some interesting changes to the SUV. Recently, spy shots of the Nissan Magnite facelift have revealed some design changes that are expected to improve the appearance of the upcoming compact SUV from Nissan.

As per a report of Autocar India, Nissan has been testing the Magnite facelift in India for several months now. The new spy shots showcase design modifications that are anticipated to enhance the overall look of the Nissan Magnite. 2025 Porsche Cayenne GTS Launched in India; Know About Price, Specifications and Features.

The Nissan Magnite facelift will likely maintain the same engine choices as the current model. The facelift version of Nissan Magnite is expected to offer 1.0L petrol and turbo petrol engine options, which is anticipated to be paired with a 5-speed manual and AMT transmission. Currently, the 1.0L petrol engine delivers 72hp of power and 96Nm of torque and the turbo version delivers 100hp of power and 160Nm of torque.

Nissan Magnite Facelift Design (Expected)

The Nissan Magnite Facelift is expected to feature new bumpers and possibly redesigned headlamps to give it a fresh look. As per reports, the spy shots of the Nissan Magnite facelift hint at a refreshed design. The Magnite facelift might come with a new set of alloy wheels that might add a touch of sophistication to the SUV. The rear end is expected to retain its current look with slight changes to the bumper and tail lamps. Additionally, the front end of the Nissan Magnite facelift could be updated with a new bumper and updated headlamps, which would enhance the vehicle's appearance. Kawasaki Ninja ZX-4RR Likely To Launch Soon in India; Know About Expected Price, Specifications and Features.

The Nissan Magnite Facelift might compete with popular models such as the Tata Nexon, Mahindra XUV 3XO, Maruti Suzuki Brezza, Hyundai Venue and Kia Sonet. Although Nissan has not officially announced a launch date for the Magnite facelift but it is anticipated that the arrival of the SUV might take place in the early part of next year.

(The above story first appeared on LatestLY on May 19, 2024 02:18 PM IST. For more news and updates on politics, world, sports, entertainment and lifestyle, log on to our website