The new Nissan Qashqai last longer preparation and here are the first pictures of the prototype under development. Until now, we knew the brand had its official launch scheduled for November of this year and that its marketing would begin in early 2014 but these new images also clear doubts about the new design.
Definitely, the 2014 Qashqai will follow the lines of the Hi-Cross concept that the brand introduced at the last Geneva Motor Show. The end result will be very close to that you can see in this virtual recreation that you also attach. Its size will grow slightly to approximate the Qashqai +2 version Current and new mechanical platform modular so it will serve as a basis not only for the future Nissan X-Trail, but for different models of the Nissan-Renault alliance.
In terms of mechanics, also expect important developments such as counted from the beginning with the three-cylinder engine 1.2 turbo with 115 hp, which will provide access to the range of gasoline.Among the Diesel will feature a new 1.6 dCi around 100 horsepower will lower the rate of emissions to 100 g / km. Later, reach a version plug-in hybrid unpublished to date. In the coming months we will know more details of the second-generation Nissan Qashqai.