2016 Nissan Skyline

One of the company’s best-known, longest-living and surely one of the most legendary nameplates continues its production, but primarily for the Japanese market. This nameplate is known for a very long time, almost for six decades. Original model was launched way back in 1957. Through all these years, we saw numerous modifications of it. There are total 13 generations of it. During this long period, it came through different phases. First models were compact cars, while models that were produced since 1989 were primarily a sports oriented. Finally, there is a latest model, which came two years ago, which comes in completely new manner, as luxury sedan. The 2016 Nissan Skyline continues in the same way, and comes without bigger changes. It is a compact luxury car, which was offered exclusively for the Japanese market.

2016 Nissan Skyline

2016 Nissan Skyline specs

 Basically, it is pretty much just a rebadged version of Infiniti Q50, which comes with some unique characteristics. This model rides on the company’s FM Platform, which offers excellent comfort and drive experience. Just like most of the Nissan’s models, it offers more space inside than other models in the class. When it is about exterior design, 2016 Nissan Skyline features pretty much the same look as Q50, which means that it is definitely one of the best-looking models in the class. Newest design language of Infiniti is simply amazing. Same thing is with interior, where you will find a beautiful, stylish cabin, which besides fantastic styling, also offers plenty of latest technologies in aspects like safety, drive assistance and entertainment too.

2016 Nissan Skyline rear view

2016 Nissan Skyline engine

The 2016 Nissan Skyline is available in two variants. One is conventional petrol-powered, while the other one is hybrid. The first one is powered by 2.0 liter petrol engine, which is good for about 210 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque. Hybrid variant is consisted of 3.5 liter V6, which is good for about 300 horses and 258 pound-feet of torque, and electric motor which outputs 67 horses and around 215 lb-ft of twist. Total output is around 360 horsepower and over 400 pound-feet of max torque. When it is about transmission, both engines are paired with seven-speed automatic, which features manual mode too.

2016 Nissan Skyline price

The 2016 Nissan Skyline is available in Japan only. Its price, converted to dollars, it roughly about 30 thousands.

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