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2019 Nissan TITAN Makes US News’ List of Best Trucks for Families

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2019 Nissan TITAN

When most drivers think about trucks, they might reflect on power, towing capability, hauling capacity, worksites, and hard work. But, trucks have a softer side; a family-friendly side. U.S. News & World Report recently rounded up the “Best Trucks for Families in 2019,” which included the 2019 Nissan TITAN.

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The editors at U.S. News were impressed with the truck’s safety features, as well as its comfortable and quiet ride.

“The 2019 TITAN earned a four-star overall crash test rating from the NHTSA and the top rating of Good in five IIHS tests,” said U.S. News & World Report writer Cherise Threewitt. “Nissan includes a rearview camera and offers a surround-view camera, blind spot monitoring, rear cross traffic alert, and front and rear parking sensors.”

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The standard 5.6-liter DOHC 32-valve V8 engine is paired to a seven-speed automatic transmission to generate 390 horsepower and 394 lb-ft of torque. When properly equipped, the 2019 Nissan TITAN can tow a maximum load of 9,660 pounds and a maximum payload of 1,850 pounds. Standard Apple CarPlay and Android Auto allow for seamless smartphone integration helping drivers stay connected no matter where the road takes them. An AM/FM/CD audio system with 7-inch touch-screen display is standard while a Fender® Premium audio system with 7-inch touch-screen display is an available feature. A 40/20/40-split bench front seat with flip down center seat with armrest makes for a versatile and organized cabin. Dual-zone climate control and heated and ventilated front seats help create a comfortable interior.

News Source:U.S. News & World Report