2020 Nissan Frontier Redesign: Gets Diesel Engine, Release Date

The Nissan family is busy working on the new model Frontier that is a mid-size pickup truck. The newest model called 2020 Nissan Frontier will be able to meet demands of reaching to higher elevations and even extremely rugged terrains and surfaces.

All kinds of on-road and off-road demands can be met with success with this attractive pickup truck.

2020 Nissan Frontier front

2020 Nissan Frontier exterior changes

While talking of the exterior design of 2020 Nissan Frontier, it can be said that there are strong resemblances to various Nissan vehicles in the same class. The first change seen in the front fascia of the vehicle is the redesigned grille. It comes with three horizontal bars in a chrome finish. The front fascia has a bulky and squared look, but the importance is given to aerodynamics as well.

The front bumper is also massive and now is more attractive. Headlights and fog lights are also attractively designed and come with halogen projector beam lamps. There will be chrome accents on various parts of the vehicle exterior. The rear side of the vehicle is also good looking with prominent taillights and the Ford logo sitting at the rear side as well.

2020 Nissan Frontier side

2020 Nissan Frontier interior rumors

The interior of the 2020 Nissan Frontier from some speculation did not undergo major changes but some improvements are there. More legroom will be available for the driver and the passenger sitting in front. All the seats will be in leather and even come with a front seat heating facility.

The steering wheel comes in leather as well for the best grip and control. Other prominent interior features include cruise controls, dual-zone automatic climate control, 8-inch touchscreen display, 6-speaker audio system, USB ports, Bluetooth and so on. However, at this moment there are no available images to prove all above.

Safety features

The new 2020 Nissan Frontier comes with many safety and security features. Some prominent ones include rear camera, airbags, stability control system, navigation system, traction control system, assertive roll avoidance, hill start assist etc.

2020 Nissan Frontier

2020 Nissan Frontier Diesel Engine Specs

There is no official info what engine will be under the hood of the 2020 Nissan Frontier. However, we are certain that this model will bring some of the diesel engines that will be much improved. Furthermore, there is some speculation that will get the better version of the engine that is first time show in the Nissan Frontier Diesel Runner in late 2014. The word is about 2.8-liter Cummins turbo diesel engine that makes 200 HP and gives 350 lb-ft of torque. This engine has a ZF 8HP70 eight-speed automatic transmission that is also available in Ram EcoDiesel 1500 model.

However, the second engine that will be used in new 2020 Nissan Frontier, may be borrowed from the model Nissan Navara that is made for EU market. This one engine has a 2.3-liter turbo diesel that is available with six-speed manual and seven-speed automatic transmission. It comes with two outputs options a 160 HP and 190 HP. Towing capacity of this engine is 2000 pounds and it is able to pull up maximum 7000 pounds.

In Mexico, Nisan launched the Frontier model with a 2.5-liter diesel engine under the hood, but there is no possibility for this engine to be an option because the 2.3-liter engine that is made in Europe is significantly improved.

2020 Nissan Frontier rear

2020 Nissan Frontier pricing and availability

The price for the upcoming model 2020 Nissan Frontier starts at $20,000. However, with the model Dessert Runner the price will go up to $26,000. Also, the most priced model is Pro X4 that cost $34,000.

Though no fixed dates are available for the launch of 2020 Nissan Frontier, there are rumors that this pickup truck will be available in the middle of 2019.

Summing it up

This pickup truck from Nissan manufacturer is sure to be king on the roads once released. Right from climbing too high terrain elevations to taking off-road challenges, the 2020 Nissan Frontier will prove its worth in all aspects.

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