Nissan Ariya 2023: a stylish and practical electric crossover vehicle
The Nissan Aria is a new electric crossover introduced in 2023. It is built on the CMF-EV platform, which is also used in the Nissan Ariya and Renault Megane E-Tech Electric. The Aria is available in two variants: front-wheel drive and all-wheel drive.
The Aria has a stylish and modern design. The front of the car is highlighted by a V-shaped grille and narrow LED headlamps. The profile of the car is characterised by smooth lines and large wheel arches. The rear of the car is highlighted by LED lights and a roof spoiler.
The interior of the Aria is spacious and comfortable. The front seats are comfortable and have plenty of adjustments. The rear seats are also spacious and can be folded in a 60:40 ratio, which increases luggage space.
The centre console features a 12.3-inch touchscreen infotainment system display and a 12.3-inch digital instrument display. The infotainment system supports Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.
The Aria is also equipped with a host of standard safety features including:
- Front Collision Warning
- Automatic Emergency Braking
- Lane Keeping
- Adaptive Cruise Control
- Blind Spot Monitoring System
- Rear Cross Traffic Alert
The Aria is available with two battery options: 63 kW⋅h and 87 kW⋅h. The version with the 63 kW⋅h battery provides a range of up to 304 miles (490 km), while the version with the 87 kW⋅h battery provides a range of up to 330 miles (531 km).
The Aria is available in two drive options: front-wheel drive and all-wheel drive. The front-wheel drive version is equipped with a single electric motor with 238 hp and 300 N⋅m of torque. The all-wheel drive version is equipped with two electric motors with an output of 302 hp and a torque of 600 N⋅m.
Prices for the Nissan Aria start at $42,190 USD.
- Stylish and modern design
- Spacious and comfortable interior
- Many standard safety features
- Long range
- High price
- No leather interior options
- No version with three rows of seats
The Nissan Aria is a great choice for those looking for a stylish, comfortable and practical electric crossover. It offers a wide range of features and technology, as well as a long range. However, the high price and lack of some features may be deterrents.