Nissan Malaysia (Edaran Tan Chong Motor) has premiered the new Nissan Teana NISMO Edition for the domestic market. The Nissan Teana NISMO Performance Package, which made its global debut as well, was unveiled by Nissan NISMO Super GT drivers Tsugio Matsuda and Ronnie Quintarelli.
The Nissan Teana NISMO Performance Package features accessories that are customized and tailored specifically for discerning Teana buyers in the country. There are two NISMO Performance Package choices for domestic buyers, the Performance Package and Aero Package, priced at RM 16,900 and RM 6,201 respectively. The Performance package comes with a full NISMO bodykit (front bumper lip, rear bumper lip, side skirts, trunk lip spoiler, sport springs and exhaust finisher, as well as NISMO LMX6 18-inch wheels with Michelin Pilot Sport tyres. The less-endowed Aero package, on the other hand, has the full bodykit and an exhaust finisher. Both packages are available for the Teana 2.5XV variant.
Inspired by NISMO’s motorsport expertise, the Nissan Teana NISMO Performance Package is manufactured in accordance to NISMO’s strict standards. NISMO is one of the world’s renowned motorsports brand which offers advanced motorsports technology, dynamic performance capabilities, and distinctive sporty designs. With its innovative technology and high performance features, it caters to a wide range of customers for road use.
As shared by Tsugio Matsuda and Ronnie Quintarelli, “Driving the Nissan Teana NISMO Performance Package truly embodies ‘NISMO-ness’ as it features accessories such as the aerokit that is designed to reduce lift and drag resulting in improved aerodynamics and sport springs that enhances road holding.”
The Nissan Teana is Nissan’s global large sedan that is well appreciated for its luxurious performance, premium quality and class-leading safety being recently awarded the Best Overall Car in the ASEAN NCAP Grand Prix Awards 2016 with 5-Star rating in Adult Occupant Protection (AOP) and 5-Star rating in Child Occupant Protection (COP).
The Teana 2.5XV has a maximum power output of 173hp with torque of 234Nm while the 2.0XL and 2.0XE delivers a maximum power output of 136hp and 190Nm torque. It comes with six SRS airbags and Nissan’s Electronic Stability Control system, known as VDC (Vehicle Dynamic Control), TCS (Traction Control System), and AUC (Active Understeer Control).
The Nissan Teana Performance/Aero packages are offered in five impresssive colors: Storm Blue, Brilliant White, Diamond Black, Tungsten Silver and Bronze Gold. This special editions are factory fitted following Nissan Global Quality Standards and comes with 3 years or 100,000km warranty (whichever comes first). Orders are accepted from 18 December, with the official deliveries scheduled in January 2017.