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2015 Nissan Titan Overview

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Truck buyers often go with pickups from American companies, often because people claim that American-built trucks are superior. The Titan, however, offers comparable power, efficiency, and convenience that its American competitors boast, and at least deserves consideration in all pickup purchasing decisions.

2015 nissan titan overview

2015 Nissan Titan Exterior

The 2015 Nissan Titan offers only two configurations: King and Crew cab. The former has the longer 6’7 cargo bed while the former has a larger interior and a 5’7 bed. The overall design is fairly standard as pickup trucks go, except for the huge in-your-face chrome grille that lets you know the Titan means business.

2015 Nissan Titan performance

2015 Nissan Titan Performance

Under the hood, the 2015 Nissan Titan is powered by a 5.6-liter V8 engine that cranks out 317 horsepower and 385 pound-feet of torque. The torque delivery is quite strong and makes the truck feel capable right off the line. Power is sent to either the rear wheels or all four wheels via a five-speed automatic transmission. It can tow up to 9,500 pounds.

2015 Nissan Titan efficiency

2015 Nissan Titan Efficiency

The 2015 Nissan Titan gets 13 mpg city/18 mpg highway with rear-wheel-drive and 12/17 mpg with 4-wheel-drive. It has the ability to run on 85 percent ethanol (E85), which returns 9/13 mpg (RWD) and 9/12 mpg (4WD).

2015 Nissan Titan Interior

The 2015 Nissan Titan interior ranges from modest to premium depending on the options you purchase, with a focus on durability. The gauges and controls are placed to maximize utility and function. Though either configurations can seat up to six passengers fairly comfortably, buyers needing to regularly transport the whole family will prefer the Crew Cab, which offers an extra 7 inches of rear-seat legroom.

2015 Nissan Titan safety

2015 Nissan Titan Safety

The 2015 Nissan Titan comes standard with antilock disc brakes, stability and traction control, front-seat side airbags, and full-length side curtain airbags. All trims except the base S also get standard rear parking sensors and a rearview camera. The truck earned the highest rating of “Good” in the IIHS’s front crash tests and for whiplash protection, as well as an “Acceptable” rating in roof strength.