The Nissan NP200 had enormous tracks to fill when it was first dispatched in South Africa a couple of years prior. Following on the tradition of an extreme little bakkie that administered the streets from the mid eighties, the new NP200 has set up itself as a commendable replacement with taking off marketing projections to affirm it.
Beginning of the Nissan half-tonner
The Nissan half-ton bakkie was constructed and sold in South Africa for a long time from 1971 to 2008, establishing the standard for the longest creation run of any vehicle in this country. During this time, Nissan sold 275 000 bakkies that stayed unaltered generally, yet still partook in a steadfast after. The Datsun 1200 and GX were the reason for the primary half-tonner to leave the display area floors in 1971. In 1980 the primary Datsun 1400 saw the light in Standard and De Luxe variants and in 1983 it accepted its new Nissan identification. In 1988 a Sport model was presented while 1993 saw the introduction of the famous Champ series.
Another day – another bakkie
With rising strain to deliver a stylish lightweight get to coordinate with that of the opposition, Nissan at last ended the Champ and delivered its first NP200 in 2008. The outcome? A half-tonner that is as yet persevering and still moderate however more young in its appearance and more roomy than its archetype.
A solid, sturdy and adaptable workhorse
The Nissan NP200 didn’t simply get a restorative makeover. Architects additionally added more flavor in the engine, fitting the reach with a decision of 1.5L diesel and 1.6L petroleum motors, both amazing and eco-friendly. The NP200 additionally offers class-driving burden conveying abilities with the greatest payload of 800kg, the greatest rubberised load box with a volume of 1,25 cubic meters and the longest burden body estimating 1.8m. Indeed, these figures should put the Nissan get in its own three-quarter ton class. Add to this an alluring sticker price and low in general running and fix costs, and you have yourself a strong business speculation.
Nissan NP200 Canopies and Covers
Try not to stress over the quantity of various bakkie canopy and covers accessible available. The NP200 is an exceptionally famous model, and you won’t ever be frustrated in case you are looking to adorn it with another cover or canopy.
NP200 solace and security highlights
The Nissan NP200 offers a lively inside and top tier lodge space with heaps of stowage regions, for example, entryway containers, drink holders and a glove box. Force directing and flexible seating alongside model ward highlights like cooling, a sound framework, power windows and focal locking make it a joy to drive. Wellbeing thus is dealt with by different deterrent and defensive highlights, for example, fold zones, ABS, EBD and double airbags that are accessible on most models.
The Nissan NP200 territory at present offers 5 models in its line-up. Is it as great a purchase as its archetype? It may even be better.