2020 Nissan Kicks Overview
The 2020 Nissan Kicks is a sporty crossover with unparalleled customization options. But the Kicks has more than style — it’s loaded with comfort, technology, and safety features.
The Nissan Kicks is kicking off 2020 with a new, more aggressive design, complete with a floating roof and a V-motion grille. In addition to its stylish new look, the Kicks now boasts standard Nissan Safety Shield 360 driver-assistance technology.
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For a bold, sharp look, the 2020 Kicks sports a chrome grille with brilliant LED. Up the ante by customizing your ride with the Kicks Color Studio. It lets you customize the colors all over your Kicks — on its body, roof, rear bumper, side mirrors, door handles, front lip, rear hatch, lower door, rear roof spoiler, and even the wheel inserts.
Inside, the Kicks offers high-tech amenities at a great price. It comes standard with a 7-inch touch-screen display, but you can upgrade it to an Advanced Drive-Assist Display or opt for NissanConnect services, powered by Sirius XM. This available technology provides you with SiriusXM Traffic and Travel Link — technologies designed to keep you away from traffic jams, while providing entertainment and information on the road.
Other available tech tools include Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, as well as the immersive eight-speaker Bose Personal Plus audio system, complete with including Bose UltraNearfield driver headrest speakers.
In addition to its tech tools, the Nissan Kicks can provide a comfortable ride for up to five passengers, while accommodating a class-leading 25.3 cubic feet of cargo. Flatten the back row to open up 53.1 cubic feet of room. You can also customize the interior with the Kicks Color Studio.
Powertrain and Efficiency
The 2020 Kicks boasts an efficient 1.6-liter four-cylinder that earns an impressive 36 mpg on the highway. On top of that, its engine puts out 122 horsepower and 114 lb-ft of torque.
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Keep your littlest passengers safe in the Kicks with the built-in LATCH System, which is designed to make installing car seats a breeze. Plus, the Kicks offers a sure-footed ride thanks to Vehicle Dynamic Control and its Traction Control System. The 2020 Kicks also boasts standard Nissan Safety Shield 360, a safety suite that includes Automatic Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Detection and Rear Automatic Braking. For more confidence when maneuvering, upgrade the rear-view camera to enjoy the Intelligent Around View Monitor, which gives you a 360-degree view of your vehicle’s surroundings.
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