Middle East News: Dodge Nitro - Dodge Nitro Forum
Chrysler/Dodge/Jeep News Find out the latest scoop here!

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 1 (permalink) Old 07-25-2011, 04:03 PM Thread Starter
Super Moderator
 
rickaren's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Indiana
Posts: 22,859
Garage
Thumbs up Middle East News: Dodge Nitro

Mon, Jul 25, 2011, 22:01 GMT

The Dodge Nitro ignites the mid-size SUV Segment
Press Release






With its bold styling and aggressive stance, Dodge Nitro is unlike any other mid-size SUV in the marketplace - its signature Dodge crosshair grille, high beltline and strong wheel forms establish the vehicle's confidence, making the vehicle really stand out from the crowd.

As the first mid-size SUV for the brand, the five-passenger Dodge Nitro personifies the bold, powerful and street-smart attitude of Dodge and continues the brand's history of creating game-changing products and features - it's the ideal choice for drivers seeking distinctive style, sporty performance and cargo flexibility.

The interior of the Nitro is spacious, functional and flexible, both for people and cargo, with innovative cargo seating flexibility and fold-flat front-passenger and second-row seats that recline for added passenger comfort.

Other standard features include front-row Active Head Restraints, air filtration system, six speaker audio system, power-operated mirrors and premium cloth seat trim with stain-repel seat fabric. Leather seat trim and body-coloured grille with bright billets, body-coloured sills and front air dam are available on the Nitro SXT.

Available options include power sun roof, leather seats, remote start, ParkSense® rear-park assist, Uconnect™ Phone, eight premium speakers, subwoofer and 368-watt amplifier plus Uconnect™ Navigation.

The Nitro features a coil-spring independent front suspension and a five-link, coil-spring rear suspension. The independent front suspension gives the driver an optimum combination of ride, handling and steering, which provides a greater sense of control and precision. The solid five-link rear suspension, including upper and lower trailing links and track bar, provides higher lateral stiffness for vehicle responsiveness and outstanding handling - the Nitro's improved cornering and increased traction completely redefine the mid-size SUV driving experience.

Dodge Nitro is available with the 3.7-litre V6 engine, which delivers 210 hp (157 kW) @ 5,200 rpm and 235 lb.-ft. (360 N•m) of torque @ 4,000 rpm.

The Nitro's interactive Decel Fuel Shut Off (iDFSO) turns off fuel during vehicle deceleration, which improves fuel economy. This feature, standard on both engine options, improves fuel economy without any noticeable changes in engine performance. In addition, the new Fuel-saver indicator displays when the vehicle is driven in a fuel-efficient manner, providing drivers with continuous fuel-consumption feedback. An exhaust-gas recirculation valve further enhances the Nitro's fuel economy.

Standard safety and security features include Anti-lock Brake System (ABS), Brake assist, all-speed traction control, Electronic Stability Control (ESC), Electronic-roll Mitigation (ERM), front-row active head restraints and front and side-curtain air bags.



Rick

Nitro Year: 2007 (1 of 91,815 sold in 07)
Nitro Model: R/T 4X4 Stone White
CAT-BACK Exhaust, CAI, Projector Head Lamps
Fully-Equipped w/all factory options
rickaren is online now  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  Dodge Nitro Forum > Dodge Nitro News & Polls > Chrysler/Dodge/Jeep News

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Dodge Nitro Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in











Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Greetings from the Middle East baedaebok New Member Introductions 2 03-11-2010 10:09 AM
NASCAR: Dodge 2010 News rickaren Chrysler/Dodge/Jeep News 0 12-03-2009 10:15 AM
NITRO Sales Up 554% (in Middle East) rickaren Dodge Nitro News 0 07-29-2008 06:18 AM
Nitro Makes News In Canada's Big Snow rickaren Dodge Nitro News 0 04-23-2008 08:20 PM
Great News For All Of The Early Nitro Buyers!! MCNABB Chrysler/Dodge/Jeep News 2 10-12-2007 02:21 AM

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome