Nissan has unleashed a more potent version of the Juke Nismo, dubbed Juke Nismo RS.
Japanese carmaker has tweaked the 1.6-litre turbocharged four cylinder
even further, increasing power from 188bhp to 215bhp and peak torque to
207lb ft. The extra power comes from a re-mapped ECU and a sports
The Juke Nismo RS all-wheel drive system retains
the system's torque vectoring, which can reduce understeer by increasing
torque to the outside rear wheel. The Nismo RS also employs special
body and chassis reinforcements to increase overall rigidity and bespoke
tuned suspension and steering.
Endowed in 18-inch alloys and wrapped in 225/45 tyres, the model also gets red painted brake calipers and upgraded brake pads.
the standard Juke Nismo the RS gains new Recaro seats with suede
inserts and leather-covered bolsters, an alcantara-trimmed steering
wheel and Nismo instrumentation.
The Nissan Juke Nismo RS goes on
sale in the US next month, while a UK version is expected next year.
Pricing is yet to be released.
Thanks to: Autocar