The new Nissan Juke Nismo RS costs from £21,995
The new Nissan Juke Nismo RS will go on sale during 2015
The Nismo RS is on display in Geneva next to the standard Juke
Nissan is still deciding whether to add matte paint as an option on the Nismo RS
The update revises the Nismo RS's styling, setting it apart from the standard car
The Juke Nismo is powered by a 1.6-litre turbocharged engine with 215bhp
Inside, the Juke Nismo RS gets sports seats and faux-carbonfibre trim
The Juke Nismo also gets a new steering wheel
The cabin of the Nismo RS is similar to the standard Juke
Integrated indicator lights now feature in the wing mirrors
The Nismo Juke gets a larger sports exhaust at the rear
The updated Nissan Juke Nismo RS has gone on sale in the UK, with prices starting at £21,995.
Revealed at the Geneva motor show, the facelifted Nismo RS is available in both front-drive and four-wheel-drive guises and is powered by a turbocharged 1.6-litre DIG-T engine offering 215bhp and 207lb ft of torque. It can be coupled to either a six-speed manual or Xtronic CVT with paddle shifts.
Mechanically, Nissan has also upgraded the 2WD Nismo with a new limited-slip differential for improved traction, while also adding larger brakes with ventilated discs at the rear. Four-wheel drive models gets Nissan's torque vectoring system.
Visual updates include unique front and rear bumpers with the firm’s new corporate V-grille design. New, thinner DRLs, bespoke 18-inch alloy wheels and a sports exhaust also feature.
Inside, the new Nismo RS can be specified with Recaro sports seats and pseudo-carbonfibre trim.
Additional reporting by James Thompson
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