With Toyota, GM and Ford revamping its pickup truck lineup for 2018, Nissan seriously cannot sit and watch! As it is, Nissan has a meager market share in this segment. With the revamped Titan lineup for 2018, the company is aiming to snatch the buyers from Chevy Silverado and Toyota Tacoma models. With rivals focusing on more rugged and off road ready trucks, Nissan has also come up with revamped Titan XD lineup for 2018. The top trim aka Pro-4X gets a nice revamp too. It is set to lock horns with the likes of Ford F-150 Raptor and Chevrolet Colorado ZR2. The 2018 Nissan Titan XD Pro-4X coming soon.
2018 Nissan Titan XD Pro-4X – Body Styles Changes and other Options
The Nissan Titan XD Pro-4X 2018 is an enticing looking truck but it also exudes a rugged appeal. Available exterior colors are Magnetic Black, Java Metallic, Brilliant Silver, Forged Copper, Gun Metallic (Monotone), Deep Blue Pearl, Cayenne Red. It will be sold in both King cab and Crew cab build styles. The duotone 18” aluminum-alloy wheels get all-terrain tires. The front tough steel skid plate adds to its off road capability. It also gets fog lights. This trim gets powered outside mirrors and Puddle lights. Nissan has made the tailgate easy to operate. The spray on bedliner also looks ready for daily usage.
The cabin of 2018 Nissan Titan XD Pro-4X, in both build styles look enticing and it is large as well. You get choice of duotone upholstery in cabin. You get 2 zone automated climate control and there is a 120-volt AC power outlet placed atop the center console. The under seat storage is smart, to say the least. The steering wheel is sleek and leather wrapped.
2018 Nissan Titan XD Pro-4X – Whole Power Unit
The 2018 Nissan Titan XD Pro-4X gets 2 powertrain choices and both are solid performers. The 5.6-liter Endurance V8 engine makes 390 hp while the Cummins V8 5.0-liter Turbo Diesel unit makes an output of 310 hp. The diesel unit gets clubbed with an Aisin 6-speed automatic transmission gearbox. The engine also gets hill descent control feature. There is a special Tow/haul mode. The diesel engine has a maximum rated towing capacity of 12,010 pounds.
As expected, the 2018 Nissan Titan XD Pro-4X gets laden with plenty of modern safety features. These include Nissan Air Bag System, ABS with Electronic Brake force Distribution, Vehicle Dynamic Control, Traction Control System, Trailer Sway Control etc. You also get TPMS with Easy-Fill Tire Alert along with blind spot warning. There is a rearview monitor.
Since Ford has equipped the F-150 range with cutting edge specs and same is true of the new Honda Ridgeline, Nissan has used enough amenities in the Titan XD Pro-4X. You get NissanConnect with satellite radio.
For customization, Nissan offers plenty of packages with the 2018 Titan XD Pro-4X. The Convenience Package for example, adds Remote Engine Start System, Heated steering wheel, Auto-dimming rearview mirror and more. The Utility and Audio Package brings in a Rockford Fosgate audio system, LED under-rail lighting, 120-v AC power outlet in bed, Tailgate area illumination, and Rear bumper step assist etc. There is a luxury package as well.
2018 Nissan Titan XD Pro-4X – Price and Availability
The 2018 Nissan Titan XD Pro-4X pricing is likely to begin at $45,000. The diesel and gasoline versions are expected to be priced differently. It will be made available for sale in 2018.
The 2018 Titan XD Pro-4X is a capable pickup truck that emerges as a potent alternative to the Ford F-150 or Ram 1500 series. The design is solid and enticing and the cabin is pretty comfortable. The engines are beefy and offer great performance. With right pricing, the Titan XD Pro-4X can woo segment buyers.