New in SA: Nissan's Magnite boasts several 'first-in-class and best-in-segment' features

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• Nissan's new Magnite compact SUV is now on sale in South Africa.

• The Magnite boasts with several segment-leading features.

• The Magnite retails from R256 999.

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Nissan's latest compact SUV, the Magnite, is now available in South Africa. 

Nissan says its much-awaited B-Sport Utility Vehicle (SUV) speaks to the automaker's relentless crossover spirit of innovation and style, making the launch concept a fitting one for this 'charismatic' SUV. 

Stefan Haasbroek, Nissan South Africa Marketing Director, says: "In line with Nissan's philosophy of continuous innovation and enriching experiences, we thought it fitting to have a launch that supports this narrative. Our market is bold, self-driven with go-for-it attitudes aligning to what the Nissan Magnite embodies. We are excited to finally have the Nissan Magnite on our South African shores, and we cannot wait for customers to experience it for themselves."

Nissan Magnite
2021 Nissan Magnite

Nissan's latest tech

Nissan says its Magnite comes with numerous first-in-class and best-in-segment features that will provide customers with a differentiated, innovative, and accessible experience. It features the latest technology as a part of Nissan Intelligent Mobility (NIM): Nissan's vision of how vehicles are powered, driven and integrated into society. This includes an eight-inch touchscreen with best-in-class wireless Android Auto and Apple CarPlay compatibility.

Built for those who take charge of every journey, the car has the sleekest headlamps assembled in its class with lightsaber-style turn indicators. It also features L-shape LED Daytime Running Lights (DRL).

READ: Nissan's new SA-bound Magnite engine line-up announced

Nissan Magnite
2021 Nissan Magnite

Magnite's tech

When it comes to the interiors, Nissan says its all-new Magnite has achieved the best packaging and seating comfort level. 

A first in its segment, the Magnite is also equipped with one of Nissan's top support technology, the Around View Monitor (AVM), which gives the driver a virtual bird's eye view from above the vehicle.

With high strength and impact absorbing efficient body structure, the Magnite is equipped with safety features such as Anti-lock Braking System (ABS), Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD), Hydraulic Brake Assist (HBA), Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC), Traction Control System (TCS), Hill Start Assist (HSA), speed-sensing door lock, central locking and SRS dual airbag system with pretension and load limiter seatbelt for driver and passenger.

The Nissan Magnite recommended retail price and line-up are as follows: 

  • Acenta MT - R256 999
  • Acenta CVT - R280 100
  • Acenta Plus MT - R282 600
  • Acenta Plus CVT - R305 700
Nissan Magnite
2021 Nissan Magnite
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