Nissan launched the facelifted Sunny in Indian market which goes on sale immediately at all Nissan dealerships across the country. The tenth generation Sunny was first launched in India in 2011 and has been Nissan’s main stream model in the country ever since. The face lifted Sunny has received comprehensive updates inside and out, making more appealing which will fortifies Nissan’s presence in the increasingly popular B-Sedan segment.
The New Sunny range includes three petrol and five diesel variants with prices starting at Rs 6.99 lakh for the XE petrol variant. Full pricing details are as follows:
- XE – Rs. 699,000
- XL – RS. 761,000
- XL CVT – RS. 891,000
- XE RS. 799,000
- XL – Rs. 860,000
- XV – RS. 933,036
- XV PREMIUM (LEATHER) – RS. 980,128
- XV PREMIUM (SAFETY) – RS. 960,536
2014 Sunny Highlights
The facelifted Sunny now boasts a premium front end with bigger and bolder chrome grille, boomerang-shaped headlamps and an all-new bumper. New fog lamps with chrome finishers and chrome highlights in the grille surround and front bumper lower lip gives the car a more appeal.
The rear end also gets the premium touch with redesigned, flared bumper, black diffuser cladding, chrome trunk garnish and short antenna at the rear end of the roof. Other styling features include chrome door sills, Outside Rear View Mirror (ORVM) mounted turn signals and stylish 12-spoke Y-pattern alloys.
The Sunny will be available in a choice of six colours with three new shades – Pearl White, Deep Grey and Nightshade. The sedan will also be available in Onyx Black, Bronze Grey and Blade Silver.
The interiors are enhanced with piano black finish center console and Bluetooth-enabled premium audio which lend a richer feel. The XV variants get a 5.1-inch display for the audio system, which also doubles up as a display for the rear parking camera. The sedan also gets an all-new steering wheel with integrated audio and telephone controls.
The model retains the ‘best in class’ interior space and also comes with a host of luxury and comfort features including leather seats, individual rear reading lamps and air blower for rear passengers. The NVH levels have also been improved for a quieter cabin.
The Sunny is equipped with even more safety features. ABS, EBD and Brake Assist is standard across all variants as is the driver airbag, while a passenger airbag is available from XV grade onwards. Buyers can also opt for side airbags on the XV Premium Safety variant.
The 2014 Sunny retains its proven powerplants. The 1.5-litre HR15 petrol engine and 1.5-litre K9K diesel engine continue to serve under the New Sunny’s hood. The petrol engine will be available with a choice of 5-speed manual and Xtronic CVT automatic transmission, while the diesel variants are mated to a 5-speed manual gearbox. The petrol variants offer ARAI certified fuel efficiency figures of 16.95kmpl and 17.97kmpl for manual and CVT transmission respectively. The figure has improved to 22.71kmpl now for the diesel variants.