One of the best-selling Nissan’s nameplates is for sure Frontier pickup truck. However, its Pro-4x off-road variant is gaining more and more popularity. Now, the 2020 Nissan Frontier Pro-4x is coming to the markets and it brings plenty of excitement. Previous Frontier model outsold the Nissan Titan pickup truck and the 2020 model should bring even more sales for Frontier.
This pickup truck is entering its third-generation and it will arrive with a redesign. That includes both the base model and the famous Pro-4x variant. This high-performance version is offering a 4WD configuration, new shock absorbers, new wheels, and special suspension. There will be plenty of standard equipment in the offer as well. Frontier Pro-4x will face some established competitors such as Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro and Chevy Colorado ZR2.
2020 Nissan Frontier Pro-4x Will Share Underpinnings With The Global Nissan Navara Pickup Truck
The all-new 2020 Nissan Frontier Pro-4x will share the same construction with the Nissan Navara pickup truck. Third-gen Frontier will ride on a new platform that is closer to the platform of the Titan model. The Pro-4x model will look fresh, modern and aggressive.
It comes with a meaner stance than before and the wheelbase will be slightly longer. Longer wheelbase means a shorter bed. Just like before, 16-inch alloy wheels are standard but it is brand-new wheels that we are speaking about. All-season tires are standard too, along with the body-colored grille and bumpers. Some of the features are slightly enlarged and we can expect plenty of off-road gear in the offer. Most popular exterior features are skid plates and roof rack.
2020 Nissan Frontier Pro-4x Interior Features
The interior of the upcoming 2020 Nissan Frontier Pro-4x will hit the markets with some serious interior upgrades. The interior will provide better comfort now and the modernization is done to its finest. Even the safety department will see a huge boost with more standard equipment. The steering wheel and shift knob are brand-new. Leather upholstery with contrast stitching will stay intact and we can expect more chrome materials from the inside.
Cabin layout won’t suffer any changes so we can’t expect improved legroom. Up front, a 5.8-inch touchscreen is still present but customers can choose the optional and larger unit. Front bucket seats are providing great comfort and premium features such as heating and cooling systems. New and optional moonroof is available, along with the keyless entry and additional safety aids.
2020 Nissan Frontier Pro-4x Engine Specs
The latest rumors are suggesting a new engine for the 2020 Nissan Frontier Pro-4x. The current model is offering a 4.0-liter V6 that is producing 260 HP and 280 lb-ft of torque. This engine is available with a 5-speed automatic transmission and it can top over 6,000 pounds.
The new engine is possibly the same unit that will power the Nissan Titan pickup truck. If these rumors are true, Frontier Pro-4x will generate over 300 horsepower. Moreover, the new engine comes with a smoother 7-speed automatic gearbox and it delivers better fuel economy figures.
2020 Nissan Frontier Pro-4x Price and Release Date
The price of the forthcoming 2020 Nissan Frontier Pro-4x will be slightly higher than before. It seems like a fair choice from Nissan as the 2020 model will face a redesign.
Whatsoever, the price of the base model is slightly above $20,000. Knowing that the off-road Pro-4x variant will be in the range between $30,000 and $35,000. This pickup truck will hit the markets in the first quarter of 2020.