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Nissan plots sub-Ariya, Juke-size electric SUV [Update]

According to a report submitted in April on Auto Express, next on Nissan’s electrification program is a compact electric SUV, the size of the Nissan Juke. While company authorities have actually already told the publication that a Juke electrical lorry is possible if EV need progresses, the upcoming Nissan electrical car in question is most likely to co-exist with the Juke, presented in 2019.

Nissan intends to make one million electric cars (which includes pure EVs and its e-Power variety of hybrids) by 2023, and the secret to this objective will be products like the Nissan Ariya, Qashqai e-Power, X-Trail e-Power and the forthcoming Juke sized EV.

Nissan has actually teased the brand-new EV just recently, and this is what we understand up until now.

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Nissan has actually confirmed it will develop the electric crossover on the very same platform as the Ariya– CMF-EV. Image Source: Nissan

Design

In terms of style, the brand-new EV will look like the Nissan Ariya, simply lower and flatter and more coupe-like. Some would state that this is Nissan’s take on the Renault Arkana but with more significant proportions. What we see in the teaser images might be simply a principle, and the last SUV will be a more economical EV with economic configurations costing in between EUR 30,000 and EUR 35,000 On the other hand, a higher setup could see the SUV take on the similarity the Volkswagen ID.5.

Specifications

We know that Nissan has been dealing with the CMF-EV– an alliance platform that debuted with the Ariya. Now, while the specifications are still unidentified, based upon the Ariya, we could hypothesize that the new EV will be capable of over 500 km (311 miles) in the WLTP cycle. The Ariya includes an 87 kWh battery pack with 130 kW quick charging. But the design is a few years away, so a 200 kW fast-charging ability is not improbable.

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The brand-new Nissan electrical SUV coupe could compete with the VW ID.4. Image Source: YouTube/ Nissan

The batteries themselves are anticipated to be sourced from the brand-new Gigafactory that Envision AESC is planning to build in Douai, France, in2024 On the CMF-EV platform, a Nissan electrical SUV larger than the Ariya is likewise supposedly in advancement.

Nissan’s Investment in the UK

To produce the new SUV at the Sunderland plant (which presently makes the Qashqai, Juke and Leaf), Nissan has actually promised to invest up to GBP 423 million (approximately EUR 492 million). Nissan isn’t discussing other production places, but its annual production projection currently sits at 100,000

Nissan Juke-size EV FAQs

What is the release date of the Nissan Juke-size EV?

The Juke-size EV is anticipated to be revealed, a minimum of in an idea form, next year.

What are the competitors to the Nissan Juke-size EV?

The Juke-size EV will take on the Vauxhall Mokka-e, Peugeot e-2008 and Hyundai Kona EV.

What is the price of the Nissan Juke-size EV?

The Nissan Juke-size EV is likely to start from under EUR 35,000

Featured Image Source: YouTube/ Nissan