Nissan Kicks available with aero kit and new accessories – Brazil
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Aero kit costs BRL 3,160.
Nissan Brazil has introduced a new aero kit and several new accessories for the Nissan Kicks SUV, which are fitted at the respective dealership. The aero kit costs BRL 3,160, while the bumper frames (which were previously exclusive to the Kicks Rio Edition) cost BRL 295.
The aero kit comprises of a front spoiler, side skirts and faux rear diffuser finished in silver, as well as a roof-mounted spoiler. Other accessories include a body-colored plastic moulding across the side profile with Kicks branding, transverse bars on the roof, rain deflectors on the windows, and chrome-plated exhaust pipe.
The Kicks is available in two grades in Brazil: SL and SV Limited. The only engine option is a 1.6-litre flex-fuel unit, which produces 114 hp at 5,600 rpm and 15.5 kgfm (152 Nm) of torque at 4,000 rpm. Power is sent to the front wheels via an XTRONIC continuously variable transmission.
The current examples are built and imported from Mexico, while locally-made units will start to arrive in showrooms in the coming months.