The Nissan X-Trail 2011 model will be available after summer 2010. With respect to the previous model has changes in appearance, and mechanical equipment. Structurally it remains the same model that Nissan sells since 2001, which was updated in 2008. The most significant changes in appearance are in the front bodywork. In the back, among other changes, Nissan is now using LEDs in the pilots, whose energy consumption is lower than that of incandescent lamps. The more expensive versions can have tires 225/55 R18 measures. Nissan does not say if these wheels as large a dynamic quality improve X-Trail. The wheel arches are more bulky than the previous model. Because the body has different pieces, all dimensions increased 1 cm (4.64 m long, 1.80 m wide and 1.69 m high. Another effect is that the aerodynamic resistance to progress is slightly smaller ( Cx passes from 0.36. to 0.35).
Nissan Diesel has changed to use less fuel and meet a more stringent emission standard, Euro 5. The changes detailed Nissan is that their nozzles are seven holes instead of six and head shape of the pistons is different. The manual gearbox has a different development (possibly longer), according to Nissan for the car has best compromise between acceleration, fuel economy and emissions. The automatic gearbox is revised to be less friction between its components.