The Nissan Juke bowed out on the finish of the 2017 mannequin 12 months however a successor is coming, a prototype for which has simply been noticed.
The unique Juke was broadly criticized for its polarizing styling when it debuted at first of the last decade, however the automobile managed to carve out its personal area of interest and the system of a small however putting design has since been replicated by rivals for their very own subcompact and compact crossovers.
Our spy photographs of the redesigned Juke present a well-known form however with particulars up to date to match Nissan’s newest design themes. Particular particulars embody the slit-like headlights, floating roof, and rectangular-shaped taillights. Nissan’s Gripz idea from 2015 hints at what’s to come back.
Nissan Gripz idea, 2015 Frankfurt Auto Present
Underpinning the automobile is the CMF-B platform, the subcompact model of the modular CMF design of the Renault Nissan Mitsubishi Alliance. The platform made its debut within the 2014 Nissan Rogue.
It is not clear what powertrains are deliberate, however you possibly can depend on a variety of inline-4s in each gasoline and diesel flavors, although solely the previous will likely be supplied in the USA. A hybrid choice also needs to be obtainable sooner or later, although sadly we’re unlikely to see a repeat of the unique Juke’s GT-R-powered Juke-R variant.
Search for the redesigned Juke to debut later this 12 months as a 2020 mannequin.