Nissan Micra Active Performance & Gearbox

Nissan Micra Active Overview

Nissan Micra Active 2018 is essentially an updated version of the previous version. Changes to the hatchback include additional comfort and safety features. That said, it does not receive any styling or design updates on the outside as well as inside. The engine set-up, including the 1.2-litre petrol and 1.5-litre diesel engines, has been retained and it continues to be offered with the manual as well as CVT options. The Nissan Micra Active variants include XL and XV trims. Boasting new features, the Nissan Micra Active price in India gets a slight change. Book a test drive for Nissan Micra Active in Hyderabad at Tryaldrive.

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Nissan Micra Active Design & Style

The Nissan Micra Active gets a new redesigned grille and front bumpers with two air vents towards the front. The car get blackened out headlamps with chrome accents on the headlamps and tail lamps.The Japanese hatchback in the top trim gets full wheel covers, body coloured bumpers, body coloured door handles and body coloured outside rear view mirrors.This is in effort to make the Micra look fresh for the Indian market and not dull and boring. But this also makes the Micra look like it has moved a segment down, which it has.

Nissan Micra Active Cabin & Space

The Nissan Micra Active gets a dual-tone interior. It has a black dashboard and centre console and beige seats with beige inserts on the inside door handles and above the instrument cluster. The dash also gets four circular air vents.The features list includes internally adjustable side mirrors, an audio system with AM, FM radio, CD layer, Aux-in and USB and front and rear speakers. The top end variant also gets air conditioning, all four power windows, rear parcel shelf and a 12V power outlet.The quality of plastics has taken a step down and it feels like it shares parts with the cheaper budget car, the Datsun Go.

Nissan Micra Active Engine & Gearbox

The Nissan Micra Active specifications have been carried over from the preceding model. It uses the same 1.2-litre petrol engine that puts out maximum power of 76 bhp against top torque of 104 Nm. Diesel variants too get the same 1.5-litre oil burner, which emanates 63 bhp and 160 Nm peak torque. For more info on Nissan Micra Active visit  

The conventional five-speed manual gearbox is standard along and it gets an optional CVT.The Nissan Micra Active mileage for the petrol version is rated at 19.34 km/l in ideal conditions. The more fuel-efficient diesel Micra, on the other hand, is claimed to return an impressive fuel economy of 23.08 km/l. The frugal petrol engine is claimed to return 19.49km/l under standard conditions.

Nissan Micra Active Driving Dynamics

In terms of performance, the Nissan Micra Active 2018 specifications see no change as it continues to derive power from the same petrol and diesel engines as the previous model.Force to stop vehicle is derived from ventilated disc brakes at front axle and drum units at rear axle.

Nissan Micra Active Safety & Security

The new Nissan Micra Active features ventilated disc brakes at the front and drum units at the rear. Safety features include standard dual frontal airbags, driver’s seat belt warning indicator, standard rear parking sensors and speed warning.Safety equipment on the Micra Active include driver airbag standard across line-up. Other features like passenger airbag, ABS with EBD & brake assist and driver seat belt warning indicator are available only on the top-spec variant. Centre door locking, speed sensing auto door locking, speed sensing auto door lock etc.

Nissan Micra Active Price in Chennai

Nissan Micra Active On-Road Price in Chennai ranges from 10,43,945 to 12,23,719 for variants Micra Active XL and Micra Active XV S respectively. Nissan Micra Active is available in 3 variants and 6 colours. Below are details of Nissan Micra Active variants price in Chennai. Check for Micra Active price in Chennai at Carzprice.

Nissan Micra Active Verdict

Changes made to the 2018 Nissan Micra Active are primarily reserved to the additional features. Safety bits like dual airbags and rear parking sensors are now standard across the range, though anti-lock-braking system and brake assist are restricted to the top-spec XV trim. Unlike the Nissan Micra 2018, it misses out on the rear parking camera and rear spoiler. Besides, the model carried an affordable price tag, which makes it a suitable option in the B segment.

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