Published on January 22nd, 2016 | by Subhash Nair


Nissan X-Trail Now Comes in Flaming Red – For a Limited Time Only!

To ignite the Year of the Fire Monkey, Edaran Tan Chong Motor Sdn Bhd (ETCM) introduced a blazing new colour option – Flaming Red, for the Nissan X-Trail. A solid red in a gloss finish, the Flaming Red X-Trail adds a fiery touch to one of Malaysia’s best-selling SUVs.


The X-Trail is available locally in two variants, 2.5L 4WD and 2.0L 2WD. The range topping 2.5L 4WD variant is powered with the QR25DE-k2 engine with Twin CVTC, providing maximum power output of 171 PS at 6,000 rpm and 233 Nm of torque at 4,000 rpm. The 2.0L 2WD variant comes with the MR20DD engine with direct injection and Twin CVTC, capable of 144 PS at 6,000 rpm and 200 Nm of torque at 4,400 rpm.

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Both variants come fitted with Nissan’s Next Generation Xtronic CVT with 7-speed manual mode for wealth of exhilarating driving performance, and ECO mode system for better fuel efficiency.

The locally-assembled Flaming Red X-trail boasts ground-breaking Active Chassis Control technology to ensure smooth, stress-free driving experience such as Active Ride Control and Active Engine Brake- that has been adopted as world-firsts as well as the Active Trace Control system – a ‘Nissan-first’.

The Nissan X-Trail was recently awarded as 2015 Malaysian ‘Family SUV of the Year’ and 2015 ASEAN Car of the Year (2nd Runner-Up) at the ASEAN Car of the Year Awards ceremony.


Available only in limited units, the Nissan X-Trail in Flaming Red is priced at RM159,164.06 for the 2.5L 4WD, and RM136,976.96 for the 2.0L 2WD (on-the-road prices including GST without insurance for Peninsular Malaysia). The X-Trail comes with three (3) years or 100,000km warranty (whichever comes first).

Bookings for Nissan X-Trail in this new colour option can be made at all authorised Nissan Showrooms nationwide.

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Adding to the Chinese New Year merriments, ETCM has also introduced the ‘Drive to Prosperity’ Chinese New Year Campaign which runs till the end of January 2016 until Chinese New Year, where customers who purchase and register a Nissan car during the promotional campaign period will have the opportunity to participate and win SHARP home and electrical appliances worth more than RM128,888.

For more information, customers can call Nissan Customer Care Line Toll FREE line at 1800-88-3838 or visit

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