The Nissan Serena S-Hybrid facelift was recently introduced in Malaysia immediately after it was disclosed in Japan in 2019. Two variants are accessible below – the Highway Star at RM149,888 and the Top quality Freeway Star at RM162,888 on-the-road without the need of insurance policies, inclusive of SST. The target of this gallery will be on the top-spec Premium Freeway Star variant.
Like right before, the Serena S-Hybrid troopers on with the MR20DD 2.-litre immediate injection 4 cylinder petrol motor, paired to an Xtronic CVT gearbox. The powertrain creates 150 PS at 6,000 rpm and 200 Nm of torque at 4,400 rpm, aided by a 1.8 kW (2.6 PS) and 48 Nm electrical motor for superior acceleration, sending generate to the front wheels. Blended gas intake is rated at 14.2 km/l on the NEDC cycle.
Beginning with the front end, where by the bulk of the changes are at, the new Serena now sports a entire peak V-movement grille that stretches down to the front bumper. The chrome bits on the bi-LED headlamps now stretch from the headlamps to the base of the grille – a style that the MPV a jewel-like appear, Nissan promises.
At the rear, the LED taillamp layout has been revised with a sharper, far more futuristic look and is greater in sizing also. If you observe, the taillamps now stretch more downwards, previous the rails for the sliding doorways. In the High quality Freeway Star variant, you get 16-inch wheels alongside with a black roof as common.
Color solutions now consists of Diamond Black, Tungsten Silver, Outstanding White and Radiant Pink – the latter getting available solely to the Top quality Freeway Star variant.
Within, the variations are much less obvious in the facelifted Serena. Aside from the quilted Nappa leather-based, a very first for the Premium Highway Star, variations on the dasboard is constrained to the silver surrounds on the gear lever console. It’s now significantly slimmer than before, presumably to accommodate the new more substantial 9.-inch infotainment exhibit, up from 6.75 inches. The Quality Freeway Star’s roof-mounted monitor is also larger now, from 10.1 to 11.6-inch.
Normal functions consist of 7 USB ports, twin-zone air conditioning with ceiling mounted controls, 360-diploma digital camera technique with Transferring Object Detection, six speakers, keyless entry, palms-no cost electric power-sliding doorways on both sides, and automobile-folding aspect mirrors.
Special package for the Quality Freeway Star are doorway visors, “Tech On” mats for the folding trays, front and rear dashcams and V-Kool tinting.
The facelift Serena has also received upgrades on the safety front. The 6 airbags are complemented by attributes like autonomous unexpected emergency braking, lane departure warning, rear-cross traffic inform, blind location monitoring and driver consideration warning. Test out our entire launch report and look at specs at CarBase.my.
GALLERY: 2022 Nissan Serena S-Hybrid Premium Highway Star