Nissan Juke Nismo RS gets priced in the U.S. image

Nissan has recently announced the official starting price of the recently unveiled Juke Nismo RS, in the United States, where the small crossover can be yours from 26,120 USD.

Officially unveiled back in late 2013, during the Los Angeles Auto Show, the Nissan Juke Nismo is being placed into the spotlights once more, this time with the car manufacturer announcing its launch in the United States. According to the company, the updated crossover can now be yours from 26,120 USD and for the money, you will be getting the six-speed manual transmission along with the front-wheel drive model. Choose the CVT and pay 2,000 USD more. Prices don’t include the 810 USD destination charge.

The Nissan Juke Nismo RS is coming with a new front fascia, a different front grille, an improved air flow, a thin strip of LED accent lights and 18-inch alloy wheels. Three exterior colors are available for this model, the Sapphire Black, the Brilliant Silver or the Pearl White. Power is being provided by a 1.6 liter DOHC four-cylinder inline engine, which has received a remapped ECU and an updated exhaust. The result is 215 HP (160 kW) at 6,000 rpm and 284 Nm (210 lb-ft) between 3,600 and 4,800 rpm. The unit is mated to a 6-speed manual with FWD or to a CVT with AWD.