There is surprising news about the concept truck that was shown over a year ago, and the rumor said that this concept truck is going to be released, when it is going to be in production, the name will be changed into 2018 Nissan Titan Warrior. Do not think that this new Titan Warrior as the regular Nissan Titan, this is an entirely different beast altogether, although they share similar name and possesses similar design, the functionalities are quite different. Of course, this news broke the community, many people are gotten pretty excited about the possibility of this concept truck coming, and because it was already shown on the Detroit auto Show last year, we do not need to waste time trying to get some 2018 Nissan Titan Warrior spy shoot photos.
They make it pretty clear on the Detroit auto show that the concept Nissan Titan Warrior is not a trim level of the regular Titan, this new pickup truck will have better functionalities and things that no regular Nissan Titan can do. One of the reasons why they created such a beast is because they want the ultimate off road pickup truck, something that can run well no matter how rough the terrain is and is able to carry a lot of weight without hurting its performance. The 2018 Nissan Titan Warrior is the result of that concept and future research, and because the pictures that we have are taken from a year ago, there is chance that there are going to be differences made for the production unit.
Because the 2018 Nissan Titan Warrior is not yet an official product, so it is pretty difficult to get detailed information, so many information on this 2018 Nissan Titan Warrior review are based on the concept vehicle from a year ago. Considering that they only takes a year to decide that they are going to release this pickup truck on to the market, it only means that there are only small changes made compared to the concept truck a year ago. Thus, it means that the data from the concept Titan Warrior is still relevant and we will see the production unit sharing a lot of similar data with the concept.
2018 Nissan Titan Warrior Exterior
One of the reasons why Nissan is able to claim that the new Titan Warrior should not be put in the same category with the regular Nissan Titan is because of the 2018 Nissan Titan Warrior exterior design. This new pickup truck is way more aggressive and muscular in terms of look compared to the regular model; it look stronger, bigger and meaner, certainly a vehicle worthy to be called the beast. There are a lot of reasons why the size of this new model is bigger than the regular one, not only because the Nissan Titan Warrior will be a lot more resistant in terms of durability, but they are also going to be using a lot more technologies and features.
From the front side of this new model, you will be able to see the big and wide grille, it has a very menacing design and they put the Nissan logo covered with silver chrome finish in the middle of that big grille. You might be familiar with the design of the grille because it is the same design used on the regular Nissan Titan, but that is where the similarities end. The headlights are not only designed differently, but it looks like they are using different kinds of headlight as well, it’s a little bit smaller due to the grille taking most of the front size, but the most surprising thing about the headlights is the unique shape.
The bumper is also very different in terms of shape and size, it is way bigger, and they give the reason for this change because they want this Titan Warrior to look fiercer. And due to the difference made for the headlight, you can be sure that the taillights will also be using a new type that you cannot get on the regular Nissan Titan. Near the newly designed taillights, you will also get a little spoiler lip, overall, the rear of this car look as futuristic and aggressive as the front. As for the wheel, it is available depending on your choice, and the choices are 17 inch wheel, 18 inch wheel and 20 inch wheel; all of those are made from aluminum.
2018 Nissan Titan Warrior Interior
The 2018 Nissan Titan Warrior interior design is also an upgrade to the regular Titan, they are massively better in terms of material used and available features as well. Do not forget that the Titan Warrior is bigger than the regular model, so they also provide more space for the interior. First is the material, they are using better quality composite material, it also has some wooden parts made using higher quality wood material as well, which makes a superb contrast to what the exterior body gives, the interior is very classy and elegant in design. And let us not forget about the seat, it is now covered with top class cowhide upholstery, and it makes the comfortability factor a few notches better.
In terms of features and gadgets, you will get plenty of it; you can control the temperature of the seats to your liking, which is a great technology to have considering those of you who are interested on this pickup truck probably often use it for off the road purposes. Do not forget about its modern navigation system as well, in which you can freely control it by using the display screen. The display screen is like the main control unit of this pickup truck, but there are also a lot of buttons arranged around the screen for other functionalities.
2018 Nissan Titan Warrior Performance
It would not be well suited to be billed as a warrior if this big and mean pickup does not have an engine as big as its body, and fortunately, the 2018 Nissan Titan Warrior engine is way bigger than the regular Nissan Titan. It will be using the 5.0L turbo diesel V8 engine, in which the engine is rated for 310 horsepower and 555 pound feet for the torque. That is surely enough power to be able to tow as much as 12.000 pounds of weight, the new suspension allows it to be able to run well even if you are carrying stuffs at maximum capacity.
Being able to run off road means that it has AWD as the standard transmission system, and it is also combined with the six speed automatic transmission system; there is a FWD transmission system version available as optional part. This vehicle is rated for 15 mpg city and 21 mpg highway in terms of its fuel consumption rating.
2018 Nissan Titan Warrior Conclusion
For the 2018 Nissan Titan Warrior release date and price, we can only speculate because this car is not announced yet, but considering that it is going to rival the new F-150, then the price should also be competitive, so around $37,000 is the proper price point. As for when this 2018 Nissan Titan Warrior will be available, it is probably going to be available on the market in late 2017 or early 2018.