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Sunday, 14 August 2016

USA - Nissan launches it's 2017 Flagship SUV, the Armada, the ultimate in huge SUV's

  • New generation of Nissan's flagship SUV is an integral part of Nissan's "Year of the Truck" – along with all-new TITAN and new Pathfinder
  • All models equipped with new 390-horsepower 5.6-liter Endurance® V8 and 7-speed automatic transmission – offering best-in-class** maximum horsepower
  • Suite of available safety and security features includes class-exclusive** Predictive Forward Collision Warning, Backup Collision Intervention and Around View® Monitor with Moving Object Detection
  • 2017 Armada is on sale now
Nissan has announced U.S. pricing for the all-new 2017 Nissan Armada full-size, 8-passenger SUV, which is on sale now at Nissan dealers nationwide. The new Armada continues the nameplate's reputation for value and choice, offering a range of three high-content grade levels – SV, SL and Platinum – in both 2-wheel and 4-wheel drive configurations. 
All models are equipped with a new 5.6-liter Endurance® V8 with best-in-class** 390-horsepower and new 7-speed automatic transmission. Pricing starts at $44,400 for the Armada SV two-wheel drive model.

The new Armada features a range of class-exclusive** available safety and security features – including Predictive Forward Collision Warning (PFCW), Blind Spot Intervention (BSI), Backup Collision Intervention (BCI) and Around View® Monitor (AVM) with Moving Object Detection (MOD).
The 2017 Armada also offers an exceptional array of standard features, including Nissan Navigation with NavTraffic and NavWeather information (SiriusXM® subscription required, sold separately) and 8.0-inch color display, heated front seats and 13-speaker Bose® audio system.
Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Prices* (MSRP) for the 2017 Nissan Armada: 
Armada SV 2WD
$44,400 USD
Armada SL 2WD
$49,150 USD
Armada Platinum 2WD
$57,090 USD
Armada SV 4WD
$47,300 USD
Armada SL 4WD
$52,050 USD
Armada Platinum AWD
$59,990 USD
Destination and Handling $995.
Like the first-generation Armada, the 2017 model features rugged body-on-frame construction. The redesigned body features an aggressive stance with bold V-motion front grille and standard LED low-beam headlights and signature LED Daytime Running Lights – maintaining the previous generation's rugged, athletic image but with added contemporary style. In the rear, bold combination lights include LED taillights.
Inside, the roomy Armada interior offers both best-in-class*** 2nd row headroom of 40.0 inches and best-in-class** 2nd row legroom of 41.0 inches. The interior combines style, roominess and premium interior comfort – including "library level" interior noise levels (at idle).
As part of its adventure-ready spirit, the new Armada offers standard towing capacity of 8,500 pounds for both 4WD and 2WD models (when properly equipped).