Engines and New Features of the 2019 Nissan Frontier

September 14th, 2018 by

Drivers looking for a confident midsize truck have long been able to find their match with the Nissan Frontier. For 2019 this model benefits from a new standard infotainment system with a seven-inch touchscreen display. Despite this new feature, the starting Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price of the 2019 Frontier will remain $18,990 for the base S King Cab model with a four-cylinder engine, five-speed manual transmission, and 4×2 drive. To learn more about the 2019 Nissan Frontier powertrain options just keep reading.

2019 Nissan Frontier Powertrain Options
The 2019 Nissan Frontier is available with two engine options. Each is available with either an automatic or manual transmission. Drivers who want four-wheel drive will have to opt for the available V-6 engine, as that drive option is not available on the base four-cylinder. You can see a breakdown of horsepower and torque numbers on each engine below. With the V-6 and properly equipped to handle a trailer, the 2019 Nissan Frontier is rated for up to 6,720 pounds of towing. Note that the four-door Crew Cab body style is only available with the V-6.

4.0-liter V-6

261 horsepower and 281 pound-feet of torque

5-speed manual or 5-speed automatic transmission

2.5-liter four-cylinder

152 horsepower and 171 pound-feet of torque

6-speed manual or 5-speed automatic transmission

New Styling Features of the 2019 Frontier
Drivers looking for specific styling cues on the Nissan Frontier may also be able to find what they are looking for on the 2019 model. The Cayenne Red Metallic exterior color will have more availability for the new model year, and the Midnight Edition package will return for drivers seeking a blacked-out aesthetic.

Would you like to learn more about the 2019 Nissan Frontier, or get a personalized notification when this model arrives in new Frontier inventory here at Planet Nissan in Las Vegas NV? Contact a member of our sales team today.