Speaking at the launch, Rakesh Srivastava, Managing Director, Nissan Motor India, said, “The Big, Bold, Beautiful Nissan Magnite has been a memorable addition to many homes nationwide with over 1 lakh bookings since launch. The new Nissan Magnite RED Edition will accelerate the already-robust demand for the Nissan Magnite with an evolved offering for a young, aspirational, and tech-savvy audience, the RED Edition’s best-in-segment features will greatly enhance comfort and convenience for our valued customers with a Big, Bold, Beautiful visual update.”
The Magnite RED Edition is based on the most popular Magnite XV variant. It will be offered in three variants – Magnite XV MT RED Edition, Magnite Turbo XV MT RED Edition, and Magnite Turbo XV CVT RED Edition. The Red Edition gets distinctive red accent that covers the front grille, front bumper cladding, wheel arch and body side cladding. The interiors feature a premium red-themed dashboard, a red accent on the door side armrest and centre console. Major design additions include bold body graphics, a tail door garnish, and a prominent RED Edition-specific badge. The RED Edition retains the R16 diamond-cut alloy wheels, an LED fog lamp, and LED Daytime Running Lamps (DRLs), completing its striking presence.
Nissan is also offering features like wireless charger, a PM 2.5 air filter, an LED scuff plate, and ambient mood lighting, 8.0 touchscreen with Wi-fi connectivity for Android Auto & Apple Carplay, a 7.0 full TFT instrument cluster and a Rear-View Camera with Projection Guide. It also offers features like Push Button Start/Stop, Vehicle Dynamics Control, Traction Control System, Brake Assist, and Hill Start Assist. Nissan Magnite is available with both naturally aspirated petrol and turbo petrol engine options. The naturally aspirated variant gets a manual transmission while the turbo petrol gets both manual and CVT gearbox options.
Nissan Magnite was launched in India back in 2020. The SUV became popular among buyers in a short span of time, mainly because of its pricing. It was the most affordable compact SUV in the segment. Even the top-end variant was priced below Rs 10 lakh, ex-showroom. It is available with a 1.0 litre, three-cylinder, naturally aspirated petrol engine that generates 72 Ps and 96 Nm of peak torque. The next engine option available with Magnite is a 1.0 litre, three-cylinder turbocharged petrol engine that generates 100 Ps and a maximum of 160 Nm torque.
Nissan India has recently commenced bookings of the Nissan Magnite RED Edition across all Nissan dealerships nationwide and on its website, https://book.nissan.in/. The price for the Red Edition XV Red Edition non-turbo is Rs 7.86 lakh, ex-showroom. The XV Red Edition turbo petrol manual version is priced at Rs 9.24 lakh, ex-showroom and the XV Red Edition turbo CVT is priced at Rs 9.99 lakh, ex-showroom.