A Combination of Technology and Style: Nissan Juke N-Tec Hits the UK
The Juke has now become even more appealing, with the arrival of the gadget-laden, design-focused new model the Juke n-tec. On sale now and priced from £16,295, the n-tec has even more style, higher equipment levels and an enhanced Nissan Connect infotainment system featuring remote connectivity as standard.
The n-tec is based on the existing Acenta Premium model but with a striking new look. It has 18-inch black and silver n-tec alloy wheels wrapped in 225/45 tyres, it features gloss B-pilliars and door mirrors and black bezels for the bonnet light strips. The interior has also been enhanced with a gloss black centre console and gloss black door trim finishers which have completed the visual changes.
But the ultimate features are its advanced range of in-car technologies. Taking the centre of the stage is the new generation Nissan Connect System, which has been fitted as standard to all n-tec models. This system is controlled by a large 5.8-inch colour touchscreen, Nissan Connect intergrates the Juke’s satellite navigation system with Bluetooth connectivity for mobile phones and MP3 players. The new version also has Google Send-To-Car technology which allows owners to plan and send their route to the car before they leave the house.
The enhanced Nissan Connect system also has a number of features designed to make driving even more easier. The Driver has complete access to Google comprehensive Points of Interest (POI) database, and can also request weather forecasts, local fuel prices and flight information.
The navigation system interface has also been enhanced, introducing a new ‘exit view’ display with lane guidance, and an economy readout that ‘scores’ the driver according to how economically they are driving. The smoother and more efficiently the drive, the higher the scoring.
Another feature to the Juke n-tec is the Nissan Dynamic Control System, this allows the driver to select there preferred driving dynamic modes, as well as changing other functions such as climate control settings via the central touchscreen. Other standard equipment included is a reversing camera with colour display, automatic climate control and audio with Bluetooth Compatibility and a USB port.
The n-tec is expected to be the best-selling model in the Juke line-up and is available across all engine and drive-train combinations. Customers can choose from three engines, one diesel and two petrol with the option of Nissan’s ALL-Mode 4x4i intelligent four-wheel drive with rear axle torque vectoring and Nissan’s X-TRONIC M-CVT transmission when ordered with the advanced 1.6-litre DIG-T engine. The latter of the range, customer also get a black interior headliner and a dual exit exhaust finisher to further mark it out.
Key Features –
- The same equipment as the Acenta Premium Grade including Connect System with Google functionality.
- 18-inch n-tec alloy wheels
- 225/45 R18 tyres
- Black bezels for bonnet light strips
- Gloss black door mirrors
- Gloss black B-pillar
- Gloss black centre console
- Gloss black door trim finishers
- Dual exit exhaust finisher (DIG-T engine only)
- Black headliner (DIG-T engine only).
- Juke n-tec 1.6 manual – £16,295
- Juke n-tec 1.6 CVT – £16,495
- Juke n-tec 1.6 CVT – £17,295
- Juke n-tec 1.5 dCi manual – £17,690
- Juke n-tec 1.6 DIG-T 2WD manual – £17,795
- Juke n-tec 1.6 DIG-T 4WD M-CVT – £20,000