156hp Nissan Kicks turbo petrol launched at Rs 11.85 lakh

  • BS6 Kicks range is priced from Rs 9.50 lakh

  • Kicks 1.3 Turbo priced from Rs 11.85 lakh, while the 1.3 Turbo CVT starts at Rs 13.45 lakh

  • Starting prices for the BS6 Kicks 1.5 is Rs 5,000 lower than its BS4 counterpart

The BS6-compliant Nissan Kicks has officially gone on sale with prices starting at Rs 9.5 lakh (ex-showroom). The BS6 Kicks range comprises a 106hp/142Nm, 1.5-litre petrol engine that’s available with a 5-speed manual gearbox and a new 156hp/254Nm, 1.3-litre turbo-petrol that can be had with 6-speed manual or 8-step CVT automatic gearbox options. The erstwhile 1.5-litre diesel is no longer on offer.

As reported earlier, the BS6 Kicks will be avaiable in a total of seven versions. The table below has variant-wise prices for the BS6 Nissan Kicks:

BS6 Nissan Kicks prices (ex-showroom)
Kicks 1.5 Kicks 1.3 Turbo Kicks 1.3 Turbo CVT
XL Rs 9.50 lakh
XV Rs 10.00 lakh Rs 11.85 lakh Rs 13.45 lakh
XV Premium Rs 13.70 lakh Rs 14.15 lakh
XV Premium (O) Rs 13.90 lakh

A quick comparison with earlier prices reveals that the BS6 1.5 petrol is actually Rs 5,000 cheaper than the BS4 versions. More impressive is the pricing for the new Kick turbo-petrol. Priced between Rs 11.85-14.15 lakh, the Kicks 1.3 signifcantly undercuts comparable turbo-petrol versions of the Hyundai Creta and Kia Seltos.

BS6 Kicks vs rivals: Price
Kicks Creta Seltos Hector
NA petrol-MT Rs 9.50-10.00 lakh Rs 9.99-13.46 lakh Rs 9.89-13.09 lakh
NA petrol-AT Rs 14.94-16.15 lakh Rs 14.09 lakh
Turbo-petrol-MT Rs 11.85-13.90 lakh Rs 13.79-16.29 lakh Rs 12.74-16.54 lakh
Turbo-petrol-AT Rs 13.45-14.15 lakh Rs 16.16-17.20 lakh Rs 16.29-17.29 lakh Rs 15.94-17.44 lakh

The Kicks 1.5-MT has an ARAI-rated 13.9kpl economy figure, while the Kicks 1.3 Turbo-MT is rated at 15.8kpl. Here’s how the updated Kicks fares in comparison to its rivals on mileage. Also, while Nissan has yet to confirm the variant break-up, here’s a list of what features are expected with each variant of the BS6 Kicks.

The BS6 Nissan Kicks will be available in six colour options – Blade Silver, Night Shade, Bronze Grey, Fire Red, Pearl White, Deep Blue Pearl. There will also be three dual-tone colour options on offer – Bronze Grey with Amber Orange, Fire Red with Onyx Black and Pearl White with Onyx Black. The dual-tone options are available as standard on the range-topping Kicks XV Premium (O) variant.

In terms of the standard warranty package, Nissan India offers a 2-year/50,000km pack with the Kicks that can be extended up to 5 years/1 lakh kilometres for a premium. A 2-year roadside assistance package will also be offered as standard. There’s also a pre-paid annual maintenance service package on offer with prices starting at Rs 2,099.

Also see:

Thai-spec Nissan Kicks facelift revealed

 

Nissan Kicks

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