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Nissan Xterra Review: new Nissan Xterra: Test drive today

For individuals, who are regular to safaris and group trip, it is important that they should own a car having adequate space to accommodate everybody in a comfortable manner. 2008 Nissan Xterra X 4X2 is an SUV for you that provides sufficient space to fit in everyone along with luggage.

Mechanical features

This mid-size SUV is comfortable ride. It has a standard 24valve 4.0 liter 6-cylinder engine having a power of 261 hp. It runs smoothly within the city streets at 16 mpg and on highways at 20 mpg. Its transmission can be 6-speed manual or 5-speed automatic, the former being the standard one, along with overdrive.

Smooth ride with 2008 Nissan Xterra X 4X2 is due to its steering column having a tilt. The steering itself is assisted with powered pinion variable and rack that can sense engine speed. It is coupled by suspension and rear stabilizer. The front suspension is independent with coil springs, whereas the one at the rear has leaf springs.

The car suspension also includes shock absorbers and battery saver. The throttle for the car is controlled by wire-driven controls and also includes delayed power-retention. There are power outlets at both the end and in the cargo area.

Seating features

Seating facilities of 2008 Nissan Xterra X 4X2 can only be defined by a single word ‘comfort’. Its seats are made of clothes where the rear ones are arranged in a theatrical style. The bench-seats at the rear have adjustable headrests and can be split folded. The ones in the front are bucket types that can be manually adjusted and have headrests for your relaxation. There is sufficient storage space even after such comfortable seating and consists of coin-holders, cup-holders, and exterior rails along with an illuminated glove-box that can be locked too.

Braking features

Braking in the 2008 Nissan Xterra X 4X2 is excellent and includes anti-lock brakes on each wheel. The disc brakes are vented at the front and solid on the back. There is also a control system for vehicle stability. Again, slip traction-control is also activated on two wheels. The brake force distribution is controlled electronically.

Safety & Security features

Safety is carefully thought of for in 2008 Nissan Xterra X 4X2. The cutoff sensors for airbag of passengers are activated upon seatbelt engagement. The retractors are fitted with auto-locking mechanisms. At the front of the car, there are head-restraints. Again, airbags are programmed to deploy in a dual stage format. The guard door-beams on the side come in handy with the 3-point seatbelts both at the front and the back.

Its security feature comprises of an anti-theft mechanism that triggers an alarm. Along with that, it also immobilizes the engine. The door locks are powered and fuel-door inside the vehicle is released through remote controlled mechanisms.

2008 Nissan Xterra X 4X2
is perfect for individuals, who have a desire for large and luxurious SUVs. Do not stop yourself and have a test drive today!

Tech Specs


Body
: 4-door SUV

Engine
: 4.0 liter V6 261 hp

Transmission
: 6-speed manual (conventional) or 5-speed automatic (optional)

Torque
: 281 units

Power
: 261 hp

Tires
: SBRP265/70R16

Verdict
:

For
: Commendable visibility, spacious and comfortable. It also includes good braking features

Against
: The mpg needs to be worked upon

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