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WATCH: Nissan's premium little Micra bumps up its engine line-up

2019-01-31 13:00

Robin Classen

Nissan Micra

Image: Press Association

The latest edition Nissan Micra has become a premium option for buyers with plenty to offer in its range.

Since its official launch in the middle of the last year, it was available in Visia, Accenta and Accenta Plus trim levels each making use of a 66kW 1.0-litre turbocharged engine.

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New and improved

The 2019 version features a new sporty trim and two stronger engines with power figures of 73 and 85kW, both of which is mated to a 5-speed manual or CVT transmission.

For those craving even more speed there is a special N-Sport version, one that will rival the likes of Ford's Fiesta ST-line.

Nissan SA is yet to confirm updates for the local market, but its Micra is currently a finalist in the 2019 SA Car of the Year competition.

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