The 2020 Almera Turbo arrives Malaysia with its all new, 1.0L turbo engine. This 3 cylinder 12 valve DOHC engine, codenamed the HR10DET manages 100ps and 152nm. It features an integrated electronic wastegate and GTR inspired Mirror Bore coated cylinders that promises better engine response.
100ps / 152nm / 999cc 3 cylinder turbo / CVT / FWD / 1076kg / 180kmh
On the outside, the new, longer, wider, lower Almera Turbo also has a lengthened wheelbase. There are new headlights, fog lights and taillights and they are all LED, also 16" wheels except for the base model, which will get regular lighting and smaller 15s.
In the cockpit, it gets a flat bottomed steering wheel, backed by new, partly digital display instrument cluster. There's also an 8" touchscreen with Apple CarPlay for entertainment. The front seats benefit from Nissan's Zero Gravity posture inspired ergonomics.
Every Almera Turbo comes with Forward Emergency Braking and Frontal Collision Warning. This Nissan Shield 360 program extends further in the premium models with additional 360 all round view monitor, Blind Spot Warning, Rear Cross Traffic Alert and Moving Object Detector.
Prices are indicative figures for now, with the top of the range Almera VLT set at RM9x,xxx VLP at RM8x,xxx and VL at RM8x,xxx