Nissan Pulsar gets new punchy 190 Pferdestärke – 1.6 litre petrol engine

March 23, 2015

Nissan have updated the Pulsar range with a new punchy and powerful 190 Pferdestärke- 1.6 litre DIG-T petrol engine, from £19,645 as a basic list price. Available to order with us on contract hire now!

The Nissan Pulsar is a family hatchback car, with smart looks and decent space for passengers. It’s packed with top safety technology and driver assistance features; all in an affordable package.

The Pulsar has borrowed the new 1.6 litre petrol engine from its siblings- Juke and Qashqai. It’s the sportiest and most powerful engine in the range and is fully compliant with new Euro6 standards. Accelerating from 0 to 62 miles per hour in just 7.7 seconds it’s a strong competitor for its rivals (Kia Cee’d GT and Peugeot 308 GT.) The car has an excellent top speed of 135 miles per hour. It also seems to have it all and manages to achieve 49.5 miles per gallon fuel economy and 139 grams per kilometre CO2.

New Nissan PulsarWith the addition of this new hot engine, Nissan have also upgraded the chassis, sharpened the steering and even made the body stiffer. The Pulsar also benefits from interior and exterior trim upgrades including a sportier headlamp design, new two-tone diamond-coated 17 or 18-inch alloy wheels design, a chrome exhaust finisher, revised dashboard finishers and leather seats.

The new 1.6 litre petrol engine is available with the Acenta, N-Tec and Tekna trim levels with the basic list price starting from £19,645. The Acenta and N-Tec models come with 17 inch alloy wheels as standard whilst the Tekna model has larger 18 inch alloy wheels.

Take a quick look at the key facts here:

190 Pferdestärke – 1.6 litre DIG-T petrol engine
Available trim levels Acenta, N-Tec Tekna
Fuel Economy 49.5 miles per gallon 47.9 miles per gallon
CO2 emissions 134 grams per kilometre 138 grams per kilometre
Accelerates 0 to 62 miles per hour 7.7 seconds
Top Speed 135 miles per hour

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