The 2017 Nissan Micra has been launched and it gets features like auto headlamps, rain sensing wipers and lead-me-to-car.

2017 Nissan Micra Launched
The Nissan Micra rivals the Maruti Swift and Hyundai Grand i10

The 2017 Nissan Micra has been launched in India and it is priced from Rs. 6.30-7.60 lakhs (ex-showroom, Mumbai). This is the same generation car and this is an updated model with some feature additions and minor changes.

Feature additions include auto headlamps, rain sensing wipers, and follow-me-home headlamps. The interiors too have been given a minor rejig. While the interiors adopt an all-black theme, there are orange accents on the dashboard, arm rests and the seats too get orange stitching. The 2017 Nissan Micra is also offered with a 3 year extended warranty.

Rest, the interiors still offer the 2-DIN audio system with Bluetooth connectivity, steering-mounted audio controls and push button start. The Nissan Micra will be continued to be powered by the same engines offered on the previous iteration – there’s a 1.2-litre petrol engine that produces 77 HP and comes mated to a CVT (Continuously Variable Transmission) and a 1.5-litre diesel engine that produces 64 HP and comes mated to a 5-speed manual transmission.

The Micra Active, a scaled down version of the Micra too has received some minor changes. The Micra Active comes with a manual transmission with the petrol engine and features a new bumper and a new steering wheel with audio controls. The 2017 Micra is available in a choice of 7 exterior colours – Sunshine Orange, Brick Red, Turquoise Blue, Blade Silver, Onyx Black, Storm White and Nightshade.

2017 Nissan Micra Price

– Petrol

* Micra XL (CVT) – Rs. 6,30,431/-
* Micra XV (CVT) (Orange) – Rs. 7,31,469/-
* Micra XV (CVT) – Rs. Rs. 7,31,469/-

– Diesel

* Micra dCi XL – Rs. 6,96,737/-
* Micra dCi XL Comfort (Orange) – Rs. 7,60,938/-
* Micra dCi XL Comfort – Rs. 7,60,938/-

(all prices, ex-showroom, Mumbai)

Nissan Micra Headlamp Feature
The 2017 Nissan Micra gets auto headlamp on with lead me to car feature
Nissan Micra Rain Sensing Wipers
The Nissan Micra also gets rain sensing wipers
2017 Nissan Micra Interiors
The cabin gets orange inserts on the centre console, door pads and AC vents
2017 Nissan Micra Launch Event
The Nissan Micra is one of the most exported hatchbacks from India