The refreshed full-size SUV, 2022 Nissan Armada, also known as Patrol, will reach dealers with some updates. According to the latest news, the forthcoming model will be available to purchase later in 2021.
For 2022, Armada is getting a thorough refresh, including a new front fascia, a much attractive rear end, and updated technology. Reportedly, it will include plenty of standard features, a new 12.3-inch infotainment screen, and wireless Apple CarPlay capability. Unfortunately, this SUV is still powered by the same 5.6-liter V-8 engine seen in the outgoing model. However, it will gain a slight power bump to 400 horsepower.
2022 Nissan Armada Redesign
The 2022 Nissan Armada is one of the largest SUV in the market. Literary, this model offers a beautiful exterior and an even better interior. The outside refreshments are evident mostly on the front fascia, including a new grille, fenders, and reshaped LED headlights.
The entry-level Armada still rides on a stylish 18-inch alloy wheel, which can be replaced with a bigger 20-inch version on the SL. Also, on the Platinum trim, you will find even bigger wheels on 22-inch wheels. Midnight Edition package is the most favorite, providing many black accents and unique 20-inch wheels. Thanks to this package, Armanda looks distinctive, upscale, and sophisticated.
Cabin Design and Features
The new 2022 Nissan Armada offers a spacious interior and well-insulated cabin from outside noise. It also comes with more quality materials, offering plenty of soft touches. Like before, the Armada layout has three rows of seats and can accommodate up to eight passengers. Compared to rivals in the same segment, the Armada feels fancy and has plenty of third-row legroom.
Perhaps the most exciting news is that every Armada features an extensive 12.3-inch touchscreen infotainment system with rotary controls for volume and tuning. The unit comes with built-in navigation, SiriusXM satellite radio, standard Android Auto and wireless Apple CarPlay, and wireless smartphone charging. Moreover, a rear-seat entertainment system with dual 8.0-inch screens is only available on the top-of-the-line Platinum trim.
The list of safety features of the new Nissan Armada Is much longer than before. Standardly this model includes forward-collision warning, adaptive cruise control, blind-spot intervention, and driver attention alert, blind-spot detection, automated emergency braking, high-beam assist, and automated rear braking.
2022 Nissan Armada Powertrain Specs
Like the current generation, the new 2022 Nissan Armada will use the same 5.6-liter V-8 engine. However, for 2022, this unit will gain a ten horses more or a total of 400 horsepower.
Also, according to Nissan, we can expect the same seven-speed transmission as the only option. If you didn’t know, this SUV is offered in both rear and all-wheel-drive configurations, with the latter being offered with Auto/4HI/4LO modes.
Release Date and Price
The upcoming 2022 Nissan Armada gets more attractive styling than its predecessor. On top of that, this full-size SUV offers a premium cabin and lots of new techs.
The highlight of Armada is definitively its new 12.3-inch infotainment screen that looks incredible. From the latest information, this SUV will reach dealers in late 2021, and pricing will be announced closer to the on-sale date. Armada will try once again to compete against the models such as Chevrolet Tahoe and the Ford Expedition.