The all-new 2019 Nissan Armada is company’s most expensive SUV that is perfect for families. It is a full-size 3-row SUV that offers eight passenger seats and great tow ability. There are three trim levels available, an optional all-wheel-drive setup.
For 2019, the infotainment system is upgraded and the Intelligent Rear View Mirror is installed. Overall, the 2019 Armada is an SUV that comes with a great price, it shares a lot of similarities with the Infiniti QX80 and it provides more power than most of its competitors.
2019 Nissan Armada Exterior Changes, Dimensions and Colors
The 2019 Nissan Armada shares plenty of styling cues with the Infiniti QX80, from suspension to the engine and transmission. Moreover, those two models are carrying the same chassis and shares the same dimensions.
The exterior of new 2019 Nissan Armada is both rugged and sophisticated. The base model will ride on 18-inch wheels, however, SL and Platinum trim levels are offering 20-inch wheels. Armada is Nissan’s largest SUV ever, but Nissan somehow managed to keep the cohesive design and distinguished exterior hides the size so well. Dimensional the 2019 Nissan Armada is similar to Toyota Sequoia with the wheelbase of 121.1 inches, it also measures lengths of 208.9 in and Width of 79.9 inches. However, the Height of it is 75.8 in and it Weights 5910 lb.
The windows are stretchy and the front end is classic Nissan’s. There are seven exterior paints available, and the new color is Pearl White that is available on all of the trim levels except the base model. The other paints include Brilliant Silver, Gun Metallic, Super Black, Mocha Almond, Forged Copper and Hermosa Blue.
The headlights and running lights will come with LED technology that is standard. Power liftgate, power-folding side mirrors, and rain-sensing windshield wipers are optional. If you move up to the Platinum model, you will get a power sunroof as a standard.
2019 Nissan Armada Interior is luxurious and comfortable
The all-new 2019 Nissan Armada comes with a modern and spacious interior. The cabin is comfortable and cushy and it adds plenty of wood trim. Some modern amenities are included, however, Android Auto and Apple CarPlay are not in the offer. Also, some excellent finishes can be found, and the controls are placed in a perfect layout.
Armada offers three rows and seating for eight passengers. Top-range Platinum model adds a center console in the second row, so the seating capacity is reduced to seven. The room is more than generous in the first two rows but the third row is a little tight for adults.
The base model of 2019 Nissan Armada come with cloth upholstery and other trims come with leather wrapped seats. Interior of this SUV will have four colors Almond, Black/Brown, Charcoal and Tan. However, only Almond color is available in all trims.
Like the predecessor, the newest model will come with three trims options SV, SL and Platinum. The standard one or the base one SV will be nicely equipped. It will get features like front/rear parking sensors, power-adjustable front seats, dual-zone climate control, rearview camera, Bluetooth connectivity. Furthermore, this trim will also bring powerful 8-inch infotainment and newest navigation system and 13-speaker Bose AM/FM/CD/USB/Satellite audio system.
If one needed more than that it can go for SL trim. This one gives great leather seats, auto-dimming rearview mirror, remote keyless entry, 360 surround camera system, power liftgate and memory system for the driver with two configurations.
The Platinum trim that is also the last one is the most eqquiped. This one comes with all features that SL trim possesses plus will add heated and cooled front seats, dual 7-inch displays for the rear entertainment, wireless headphones and many more.
Safety System and Crash Test
In the safety section, the 2019 Nissan Armada with Platinum trim will bring advanced features like blind-spot detection, intelligent cruise control, Predictive Forward Collision Warning System, lane-departure warning, backup-collision intervention and forward emergency braking with many others.
Thanks to all these features, in the crash test, this SUV has gained a great score of 4.7 from 5.
2019 Nissan Armada Engine, Acceleration and Top Speed
The upcoming 2019 Nissan Armada comes with a powerful V8 engine. This 5.6-liter unit comes with seven-speed automatic transmission and it uses rear-wheel drive setup as a standard. An all-wheel drive is optional.
The V8 drivetrain is capable of producing up to 390 HP and 394 lb-ft of torque. Fuel economy is 13 mpg in the city and 18 mpg on the highway. This engine is able to accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in 5.9 sec.
However, the top speed of this new SUV is governor to 133 mph. The full fuel tank of this SUV has the 26 gallons and with that amount, the new model is able to cruise on the highway 468 mile, while in city 338 miles.
2019 Nissan Armada To Get Diesel Engine
Recently, there are more and more speculations that this model will also gain a special edition that will get a turbo diesel engine. From this rumors, a special edition of Nissan Armada will be powered by a 3.0-litre four-cylinder turbo-diesel that will deliver 118kW/380Nm and it will be connected either to five-speed manual transmission or four-speed automatic one. However, these pieces of information are not yet confirmed by company officials.
Towing Capacity and Modes
The newest 2019 Nissan Armada towing ability to tow 8500 with an all-wheel-drive configuration. Two drive modes are available, Snow and Tow, and they can be selected via center console buttons.
2019 Nissan Armada Price, Release Date and Competitors
Latest Nissan’s SUV will start at $47,300. SL models cost little higher $52,000 and top-range Platinum models will go up to $60,000.
The 2019 Nissan Armada will go on sale in the fall this year. However, with this price the upcoming model will compete with models Chevrolet Tahoe/GMC Yukon, Ford Expedition and Toyota Sequoia that cost little higher than the base model if Armada.