Nissan has finally launched the refreshed 2024 Sunny sedan in the Middle East. The facelifted version was already introduced in other markets where the sedan is sold under different names as Versa and Almera. The updated model boasts numerous aesthetic and technological enhancements.
Visual upgrades to the new Nissan Sunny include a redesigned front fascia with an updated version of the brand’s immediately recognizable V-motion grille, new Nissan brand logos, and a new 17-inch alloy wheel design that fills the wheel arches. The rear end remains largely unchanged.
The interior of the 2024 Sunny also receives an upgrade with new available Zero-gravity front seats as a first in its segment. This is supported with leather upholstery on the seats and steering wheel, high-quality textures, along with automatic climate control and armrests for front and back passengers.
Available in 5 variants (S, SV, SV+, SL, and SL+), the Sunny facelift is equipped with a number of innovative Nissan Intelligent Mobility (NIM) features, including Nissan Safety Shield® 360 for comprehensive protection. Notable features include Intelligent Emergency Braking, Intelligent Forward Collision Warning, Intelligent Driver Alertness, Intelligent Around View Monitor with Moving Object Detection, Blind Spot Warning, and Rear Cross Traffic Alert.
The refreshed Nissan Sunny now also offers customers Rear Parking Sensors and Rear Seat Alerts. A few notable convenience features include Cruise Control available as standard across all trims, Wireless Charger, USB-C charging port, Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC), Hill Start Assist, available Intelligent Key, and electronically adjustable side view mirrors with turn indicators.
Under the hood, the Sunny for the Middle Eastern markets continues to feature a 1.6L DOHC 4-cylinder engine that produces 118 hp of power and 149 Nm of torque paired to an Xtronic CVT gearbox. Average fuel efficiency is rated at 19.1 km/liter (city & highway combined).
Commenting on the launch, Thierry Sabbagh, President, of Nissan Saudi Arabia, INFINITI Middle East, and Managing Director, Nissan Middle East, said:
“Since its introduction over 50 years ago, the Nissan Sunny has consistently adapted to meet the evolving needs of our customers, remaining a preferred choice for individuals and small families due to its exceptional adaptability and unmatched value. The 2024 Nissan Sunny continues to surpass expectations for affordable compact sedans, setting new standards with the most comprehensive array of safety technologies in its class, while continuing to be fun to drive.”
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