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Showing posts with label Nissan Patrol. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Nissan Patrol. Show all posts

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

Nissan Teases Most Capable Patrol SUV Yet: The 2023 Patrol Warrior

Nissan is teasing a tougher, more capable version of its Patrol full-sized SUV: the first-ever Patrol Warrior. Should the Gazoo Racing-feted Land Cruiser be worried?

Tuesday, May 10, 2022

Nissan Working On Go-Anywhere Patrol Warrior

After the success of making the “world’s toughest Nissan Navara,” the Navara PRO-4X Warrior, Nissan and Australian-based Premcar is now developing a tougher, overlanding-ready version of the Patrol SUV.

Saturday, February 12, 2022

Next-Generation Nissan Patrol To Drop V8 Engine

The next-generation Nissan Patrol is said to be following the Toyota Land Cruiser’s lead in dropping the V8 engine for a turbocharged V6 all in the name of fuel efficiency and emissions.

Tuesday, February 8, 2022

Thanks To A Tight Supply Of LC300, Nissan Had A Record Year For Its Patrol SUV

Thanks partly to Toyota grappling with a global supply issue surrounding its Land Cruiser 300, Nissan has managed to set records for its Patrol in one of its key markets.

Thursday, January 20, 2022

Nissan Wants Pampered Pooches With New 'Dog Pack' Accessory Kit

Nissan is launching a new line of accessories centered around your furry friend. The Nissan Dog Pack is a suite of new accessories designed to keep pets comfortable and safe in the car. It’s currently offered in Australia for SUVs like the X-Trail and Patrol.

Monday, January 17, 2022

Meet The Guy Who Took His Wife's Car Racing And Became A Champion

Les Siviour is an off-road racing icon in Australia. He has been so successful behind the wheel of his “GQ” series Nissan Patrol that he’s known in racing circles as, “Legend Les.” Incredibly though, the New South Wales-based rice farmer’s racing career began completely by accident.

Friday, December 10, 2021

Nissan Philippines Launches 405-Horsepower 2022 Patrol For P 4.548M (w/ Specs)

Nissan Philippines announced the arrival of the refreshed Nissan Patrol for 2022, in time for the flagship SUV’s 70th anniversary.

Friday, December 3, 2021

Nissan Finally Teases 2022 Patrol

UPDATE: The refreshed Nissan Patrol is launching on December 10.

It took three years, but Nissan Philippines is almost ready to launch the updated Patrol. Likely to arrive before the year closes, the 2022 Patrol brings much needed updates to keep it competitive in the lucrative luxury SUV segment.

Wednesday, October 13, 2021

This Guy Racked Up A Million Kilometers In His Nissan Patrol

Noel Maynard from Queensland, Australia has clocked over a million kilometers in his Nissan Patrol—enough to drive to the moon and back, with about 250,000 kilometers to spare.

Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Nissan Celebrates 70 Years Of The Patrol

The iconic Nissan Patrol has continued to drive into uncharted territory and become one of the longest-running continuous automotive nameplates as it celebrates its 70th anniversary this year.

Thursday, April 1, 2021

The 2021 Nissan Patrol NISMO is Your 428-Horsepower High-Performance SUV

The Philippines may still be waiting for the refreshed Patrol, which made its world debut in September 2019, but time doesn’t stand still for Nissan which just released the sporty 2021 Patrol Nismo.

Sunday, January 19, 2020

Nissan Philippines Starts 2020 with Discounts on Entire Line-Up

Nissan Philippines is flexing their muscle this 2020 with the “Power Deals” promo. Low downpayment promotions for financing transactions and cash discounts are up for grabs for the entire line-up starting today.

Saturday, November 9, 2019

Nissan's New Look 2020 Patrol Lands in Asia with Two Distinctive Front-Ends

After its global debut in the Middle East last September, the new look 2020 Nissan Patrol has finally landed in the Asia & Oceania region. Offered first in Australia, the refreshed Patrol is offered there with two distinctive front-ends, one of which could show how the Patrol will look like when it lands in the Philippines in the first quarter of 2020.

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Experience How Nissan Levels Up Your Drive at These NIM Tour Stops

Nissan’s unique and innovative test drive event, the Nissan Intelligent Mobility Tour heats up the last two months of 2019 with four tour stops this November.

Using interactive displays and projection mapping, experience the technologies that make the Terra, Navara, and Patrol unique in their respective segments. See how Nissan Intelligent Mobility can change the way you drive. See it in action for yourself at the following dates and locations:
  • November 8-10, 2019 - Lim Ket Kai Mall (Cagayan de Oro)
  • November 14-17, 2019 - Manila Auto Salon (SMX Convention Center, Pasay)
  • November 14-17, 2019 - STV Auto Focus Test Drive Festival (MOA Concert Grounds)
  • November 22-24, 2019 - SM Lanang (Davao)
Visit the Nissan Philippines website to know more.

Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Nissan Philippines's "Go Anywhere" Campaign Wants You to Explore

As a way of demonstrating the capabilities of its Nissan Intelligent Mobility features, Nissan Philippines has introduced the “Go Anywhere” campaign to prove to consumers that their vehicles have the power and confidence to travel across locations around the Philippines.

Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Welcome the 2020 Nissan Patrol (w/ Video)

Nissan has pulled the wraps off the 2020 Patrol. Concentrating on providing for true “Go Anywhere” capabilities, this offers heightened levels of sophistication, comfort, safety, and connectivity.

Friday, June 28, 2019

The 2019 Nissan Patrol Royale is an Apartment-Sized SUV That's Rewarding to Drive

Priced at P 3,888,000, the Nissan Patrol is an SUV in a price bracket where it’s bought by people who won’t likely value the opinion of a motoring journalist. It caters to a segment of buyers who think: “I’ve got the money to buy you, your friends, and this club; and I know what I want.” But to the curious who would like to know how it drives and rides, it’s a beautiful, capable SUV the size of a SMDC apartment, but with the reflexes of an athlete.

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Which is Cheaper to Own: Nissan Patrol Royale or Toyota Land Cruiser Premium?

The Nissan Mobility Tour is all about giving the chance to would-be buyers to experience first-hand what Nissan Intelligent Mobility (NIM) is all about. Through a series of obstacles, features such as Around View Monitor and Intelligent 4x4 are put to the test.

Often overlooked though is that through these series of events, Nissan also wants to educate Filipino car buyers on the advantages of owning one of their vehicles. And so, we decide to put their math to the test and see if owning a Nissan is indeed a value-for-money aspect. For this particular example, we’ve decided to go straight into the deep end and pit the Nissan Patrol Royale versus the Toyota Land Cruiser LC200 Premium.

Spec-to-spec, not much separates these two politicians’ choice. On one hand, the Land Cruiser has the upper hand in terms of torque (a tree-pulling 615 Nm) while the Patrol Royale easily has 40 percent more horsepower (400). Both of these “katas ng pork barrel” also offer standard seating for 8, above 90 liters of fuel tank capacity, and vented disc brakes on all four corners—in case protesters decide to jump in front of your speeding convoy.

Dimensionally though, the Patrol Royale does have the advantage in packaging. It’s slightly shorter, but wider and taller than the Land Cruiser. It also has a bigger wheelbase and higher ground clearance (272 mm versus 225 mm) making peons look even smaller from the window.

Getting into the mechanicals, both the Nissan and Toyota offer hydraulically adjustable stabilizers (Nissan calls it Hydraulic Body Motion Control while Toyota calls it Kinetic Dynamic Suspension System), although the Patrol Royale does have the advantage of having independent suspension all-around to the Land Cruiser’s rear 4-link with coil springs.

Nissan’s advantage also extends to the creature comfort features. With the exception of ventilated power adjustable front seats and an additional rear aircon zone, it has the advantage over the Toyota from the generous infotainment system with 13-speaker Bose sound system to even front and rear proximity sensors with a 360-degree camera (the Land Cruiser, shockingly, has no camera whatsoever).

Now, here’s the most surprising part: despite the increased thirst of its 5.6-liter V8 engine gasoline engine, the Patrol Royale actually ends up with a lower ownership cost up to 100,000 kilometers.

Going through Nissan and Toyota’s Preventive Maintenance Service (PMS) menu, the Toyota Land Cruiser does have lower servicing cost. Factor in better fuel mileage and lower fuel cost, its running cost 52.8 percent lower than the Patrol Royale.

So where does the Patrol Royale gain ground? Simple: lower purchase price. Thanks to the effects of TRAIN, the Patrol Royale has a close to P 1 million (P 900,100) price advantage over the Land Cruiser, and this goes a long way in helping the Nissan recoup its more expensive fuel and servicing cost. In fact, over a period of 100,000 kilometers, it’s ownership cost per kilometer is P 51.63 compared to Toyota’s P 53.16.

Find out more about Nissan’s aftersales program at the final leg of the Nissan Mobility Tour. It’s happening on March 23-25, 2018 at SM City Davao.

Thursday, February 1, 2018

Nissan Philippines Beefs Up SUV Line-Up by Updating Patrol Royale and Juke for 2018

Nissan Philippines is on an SUV offensive by updating two of their local offerings for 2018. The smallest (Juke) and largest (Patrol Royale) receives updates coming into this month that adds style, convenience, and value.

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Nissan Philippines Ends Patrol Super Safari Production with Legend Edition

After 38 years, off-road enthusiasts in the Philippines is saying goodbye to a legend. As the Patrol Super Safari (Y61) ends assembly in the Philippines, Nissan Philippines (NPI) is paying homage to the off-road icon by releasing a limited final edition model aptly named: Nissan Patrol Super Safari Legend Edition.